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Great cruise, exhausting tours
"The Viking Ingvar has simple modern design, ample public spaces, excellent food, and a caring, competent staff. Cabins were, as expected, small but very well designed and the veranda cabin is worth the added cost...."Read More
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6-10 Cruises

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Wonderful 'Waterways of the Tsars' cruise

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CDSN

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

This is our second Viking cruise. Loved 'Waterways of the Tsars' cruise. We loved the entire cruise, and all the tours. The tour guides were very knowledgeable and friendly. Viking also had three tour guides who traveled with us for the entire duration of the cruise. Andrei,Valeria and Dmitri are excellent tour guides. Their presentations on Russian history were excellent. The cabin was ...
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Sail Date: July 2017

Departure Port: Auckland

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom

2 Helpful Votes


Great cruise through Russia

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dickw1

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

Wanted to visit Russia and see the magnificent art works and learn its history. The daily tours were very good and informative. Viking did an outstanding job of setting them up. Spent an afternoon with a Russian family in a rural area. Very nice people. Vodka definitely flowed freely! The tours of the Kremlin and Red Square was excellent. We rode the Metro which was amazing in itself with ...
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Sail Date: July 2017

Departure Port: Auckland

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom

2 Helpful Votes


Excellent experience

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bryantyoung

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

Read biographies of Peter the Great and Catherine the Great and became very interested in Tsars and the history of Russia. Had no idea what to expect from the cruise, since it was our first. It far exceeded anything we had hoped for. Wonderful staff. Very friendly and well trained. Service was excellent. Delicious food. Many choices and staff were very helpful in explaining what all the ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Departure Port: Auckland

2 Helpful Votes


Take a local guide for more in-depth touring

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Pester

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Viking's "Waterways of the Tsars" cruise is a good way to see Moscow, St. Petersburg and some of the countryside in between. The Viking Ingvar is clean and attractive; service and food are excellent. The crew was highly attentive and accommodating. Our Veranda cabin was spotless and comfortable, but due to the ship's design had a support pole in the middle of the room. Except for the chef's ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Departure Port: Auckland

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom

9 Helpful Votes


Fabulous Trip-best ever

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mmbrower

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We had taken two previous Viking cruises and knew the quality would be wonderful. Also loved the opportunity to meet other guests which is impossible on the ocean cruises. It is a joy to be part of a ship's cruise that you are able to meet, tour and have meals with folks that you get to know. We loved Russia. We loved the tours, the tour guides were wonderful. The Russian food on the menu was ...
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Sail Date: June 2016

Departure Port: Auckland

5 Helpful Votes


Most Memorable Holiday

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eileennorth

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

From the moment we stepped aboard the Viking Ingvar we felt at home. We were made to feel a welcome friend and nothing was too much trouble for the crew at whatever level from tour director to waiting or cabin staff. The food and service was excellent. Our stateroom was clean and comfortable, smallish but perfectly formed as a base. You do not spend much time there except to sleep! The talks ...
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Sail Date: August 2015

Departure Port: Auckland

1 Helpful Vote


Great cruise, exhausting tours

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jsfalk

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

The Viking Ingvar has simple modern design, ample public spaces, excellent food, and a caring, competent staff. Cabins were, as expected, small but very well designed and the veranda cabin is worth the added cost. The ports were all interesting, and the onboard guides were knowledgable and personable. The tours in the two large cities (Moscow and St Petersburg), however, tended to involve long ...
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Sail Date: August 2015

Departure Port: Auckland

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom

6 Helpful Votes


Very happy with Viking River Cruise from Moscow to St. Petersburg

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Schnubbs

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

I was thoroughly impressed with Viking River Cruises, from the cleanliness and comfort of the stateroom (which we weren't in very often) to the on-board and local tour guides, to the food and service, and the overall value. I had a wonderful vacation and learned a lot. The weather was gorgeous throughout the trip, although since we traveled in October, it got a bit chillier than expected as we ...
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Sail Date: October 2014

Departure Port: Auckland


Russia....beautiful but not friendly!

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starnes

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

We took the Waterway of the Tsars cruise on the Viking Ingvar in October of 2014. We were met at the airport by Viking staff and very efficiently whisked to a bus, but then it took 3 1/2 hours in horrible Moscow traffic to go the 15 miles to the boat. Once we got to the boat we found it immaculately clean and well-furnished. Both Moscow and St. Petersburg are beautiful cities. We enjoyed the ...
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Sail Date: October 2014

Departure Port: Auckland

2 Helpful Votes


Waterway of the Tsars

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Dan Eny

2-5 Cruises

Age 90s

This was our second experience on a Viking River Cruise and once again, I am happy to report, the experience exceeded our expectations. Our timing may have been a little late in that the weather was less than favorable, but we were prepared for that eventuality., Our first impression of our ship, The Ingvar, was it appeared a tad tired. We understood that this was its final cruise of the season ...
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Sail Date: October 2014

Departure Port: Auckland

3 Helpful Votes


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