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Moscow Viking Truvor Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Truvor
Destination
Moscow

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38 Moscow Viking Truvor Cruise Reviews


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mrssinger

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Once in a Lifetime Trip!

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I had always wanted to take a Viking Cruise and see Moscow and St. Petersburg. It met every expectation! Viking has a great itinerary - I signed up for just about everything!! Moscow and St. Petersburg are ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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careddig

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking River Cruise of Russia from Moscow to St Petersburg

With a career in retail management, I traveled all over the world: Europe, Asia, India, but I never experienced Russia. As Viking Cruise HQ is two blocks from my home, I wanted to experience a Viking River Cruise. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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rleahy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Superb Cruise Everything Was Perfection

This cruise could not be better. We were impressed with the ads on PBS and YouTube videos and then we saw that they offered a Russian cruise which is one of my desired destinations. We expected a good cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Allane A

1 Review Written

30 Helpful Votes

Waterways of the Tsar

My husband and I are in our mid-fifties and wanted to see a lot of Russia but not be packing and unpacking so we thought a river cruise would be ideal. I went on a Viking cruise a few years ago with my Mom and told ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Leighites

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Interesting itinerary, wonderful tour manager Julia, great dining/service but...

A fascinating trip taken in mid September and we also enjoyed the pre and post stays in Moscow and Helsinki. Julia the Viking tour manager was a delight and the team of tour guides were very engaging and interesting ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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bravokilo

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Viking + Russia = trip of a lifetime

My wife and I both thoroughly enjoyed this cruise, this vessel, and Russia. We made changes to our Viking-supplied air and had no trouble. (Another review takes great pains to spell out their horrible upgrade ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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doogiecnj1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing Russia

Amazing sights and crew. Learned so much about Russian life and history. All the tours were fun and informative. As usual, the food and drink were excellent. The captain and crew were knowledgeable, efficient ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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RNewOrleans

1 Review Written

58 Helpful Votes

A Great Experience-Some tips you may want to review.

Truvor Waterway of the Czars-Fantastic cruise, boat and staff. Several tips and tricks you need to know before booking and while on board. These were learned from experience! Given a choice, Moscow to St. ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Gary99

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise with very interesting city tours

We took this cruise to see Russia and meet some of the locals. Moscow and St. Peterburgs tours were more then we expected. We had plenty of time to explore the Red Square and the Kremlin tour was excellent. Our ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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rbmiers

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

The most wonderful vacation we have ever been on.

My wife and I wanted to visit Russia and we thought this would be a good way to see the country. We had no idea what a great decision we had made. From the time we landed in Moscow to the time we left to the ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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dane.hahn

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Cruising the Evil Empire

My wife and I have sailed with Viking before (on the Danube) and so thought this would be more of the same, just with different ports. Also, our whole lives we have considered Russia to be a dark country, filled ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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glendahh

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

FAST PACED TRAVEL TOUR

The Russian River Cruise was on sale and was a good value so we booked the cruise. The only thing we were truly upset about was giving a $500.00 tip that was recommended and finding out from some of the wait ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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kroberton

1 Review Written

31 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise - Superb Service

We cruised from Moscow to St Petersburg on Viking Truvor. We had a Verandah A stateroom. Room was very nice, although quite small....which is to be expected on a river cruise. There was adequate storage for all ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Avidfoodietraveller

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Poor management, abysmal organization and worst cruising experience ever!

Chose this cruise since I've never been to Russia and Viking had the most recently refurbished ship. Furthermore, they seem to be dominating in the river and cruise liners with new ships added every year. Boy ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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rbmiers

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Trip of a Lifetime to Russia

We chose this cruise for the Russia experience. We absolutely loved the small ship and the small number of passengers. Our cabin was perfect - clean and plenty of room. The food was fantastic and the dining staff ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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NoreenA

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Romance of Russian Rivers

The trip covered the areas that I wished to see and was recommended by friends .previous experience with Viking had bee very positive. The cruise combined culture of the people, amazing architecture and ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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AJWReading

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great combination of good service, ship, places to see and value for money

This was an absolutely first rate experience. The crew were excellent - ranging from the chambermaid who left our cabin looking spotless to the serving staff - an excellent mix of Russian and Philippino staff. ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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jculvahouse@kc.rr.com

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

A Journey To Be Remembered

This was the first time that my husband and I went on a cruise. The cruise itself was wonderful. I can't think of anything that could have made it better. We had a wonderful room which was much more spacious than ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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steverhodes

6 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Trip (A Cornucopia of Color) -- But Could Have Been Better

Our lovely fourth Viking voyage was on the Truvor, which sailed July 5, 2016 from Moscow to St. Petersburg. We also did the pre-extension in Moscow and the post-extension in St. Petersburg. We love Viking. This fall ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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boca pilot

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

From Russia with Love!

We always wanted to see more of Russia than the usual port-call at St. Petersburg on a typical Baltic cruise (did that years ago). So we did the 12-night Viking river cruise on the Truvor from Moscow to St. ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Etsie

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Excellent Ship, Excellent Tour of Russia

While we have done several ocean cruises this was our first river cruise and our first experience with Viking. We were on board the Viking Truvor. Viking downplays the ships they use in Russia in comparison to ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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AlwaysaSailor

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Excellent Crew, but Viking Management is Too Focussed on Profit

We were eager to visit Russia and the river cruise seemed to be the simplest method of doing so. We had to request the Letter of Invitation from Viking, because they did not send it automatically. About 10 days ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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jomcc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

More Than We Anticipated

Everything about our Russian River Cruise was beyond enjoyable. The ship, Viking Truvor, was lovely and immaculate, the staff friendly, accommodating, personable, and so efficient. Our cabin was designed well and we ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Orderof Magellan

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Too Much Time Parked/Moored on a Boat

Great trip - great crew but staying so far out of Moscow and St. Petersburg made for a six nights of 'parking' out of town. Did not get a chance to experience two fabulous cities outside of guided tours. No ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Daisymf

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Russia Rver Cruise

This was my first Viking river cruise and it did not disappoint in any way. Russia was nothing like we expected. It was warm and friendly, with culture coming from all sides. The architecture and places we were ...
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Sail Date October 2015


Viking Truvor Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining4.04.5
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms3.04.3
Fitness Recreation1.02.9
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.6
Service4.04.7
Value For Money5.04.2
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