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Paris to Europe - River Cruise Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Europe River
Paris

Traveler rating

Excellent

275

Very Good

46

Average

21

Poor

7

Terrible

12

Cruise type

River Cruises

898

Senior Cruises

361

Gay & Lesbian Cruises

164

Romantic Cruises

162

Singles Cruises

161

361 Paris to Europe - River Cruise Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


Serialcruiser56 avatar

Serialcruiser56

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not what we had expected

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We are serial river cruisers but this year we were only able to make a relatively late booking, due to unforeseen domestic circumstances. We had not experienced Shearings river cruises before but, at fairly short ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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KVV

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Scenic Tours’ Spectacular South of France river cruise

We have just returned from Scenic Tours’ Spectacular South of France river cruise. This was our fourth river cruise with Scenic and it was every bit as enjoyable as the previous three. The crew on the Scenic ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Lynndylou

1 Review Written

Every aspect was a highlight. Magnificent!

I had done the Rhine River Cruise before and thoroughly enjoyed it. This one was equally as brilliant but maybe a little less “hectic”. A joy from beginning to end. The staff were so friendly, welcoming and ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Lenwoolley

1 Review Written

Great staff

Travel agent recommended. Everything was wonderful. We enjoyed the room very much except for the septic odour that was prevalent on a number of occasions and the lighting, which was not very good, especially ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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amtatom

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We are Viking converts!

My husband and I have taken two Holland American ocean cruises in the past, but this was our first Viking cruise. Even though we enjoyed our HA cruises and would sail with them again, we will always look at Viking ...
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Sail Date April 2019


Marianne12 avatar

Marianne12

1 Review Written

Breathtaking Bordeaux

We chose this cruise because we were going to explore the wine regions of Bordeaux and area. We were also interested in the culinary classes. We were also very interested in the bike tours. We began the trip in ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Kihei1

1 Review Written

Wonderful way to see the south of France

This is our second time with Scenic, the first being 14 nights from Amsterdam to Budapest. The Scribe in Paris was our pre cruise hotel and it was wonderful. The room was very comfortable and the staff very ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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billmccoubrey

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing trip of a lifetime

We had always wanted to see France and had been receiving information on Viking tours for years without paying much attention. However almost a year before sailing, as we entered our 45th year of marriage, we ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Terribletrip

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not a good experience

If you are not German stay away from this ship. We signed up for a Seine cruise with English company Saga who miss sold this cruise. The excursions were in German. The food was advertised as Mediterranean but was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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vtsidhom

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First class ship

We had a fabulous river cruise in the Bordeaux region of France. It was excellent because of the first class treatment we received from the whole crew. This was our first river cruise and have only great ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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janlahayne

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

What a great time

We jointed friends who were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary and had a wonderful time. This was our first river cruise, and we loved the smaller number of people and the included excursions. The food was ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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mmreeve

1 Review Written

Scenic - Extrememly disappointing!

We sailed with Scenic on the South of France itinerary departing April 29 2017. We chose Scenic because in Australia they have an impressive reputation. The boat was quite nice and our cabin on level 2 had a very ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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csusanhoward

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Paris to Normandy and Back

We were interested in returning to Paris and visiting the Normandy coast. We booked the pre-extension in Paris and found the tours offered were what we were looking for. The Viking representative in the hotel ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Wilson516 avatar

Wilson516

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Time Viking Guest

We chose this trip especially for the Normandy experience. Every port and excursion was fabulous. Our guides were extremely knowledgeable. The day at Normandy was very moving and memorable. Viking arranged for ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Rickbethmartin

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Ok experience, for an American

Disclaimer - this was our first river cruise, and first cruise on a non-American ship, therefore hard to compare. Will give thoughts based on overall experience in case other nonEuropeans are considering. 7 day ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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MCC0708

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Average to Disappointing

First of all let me start by saying I don’t usually bother giving any reviews as I believe nothing can be absolutely perfect in life and I like being tolerant and giving the benefit of the doubt. However I do feel ...
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Sail Date December 2018


IBsaved avatar

IBsaved

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful time!

We really enjoyed our time on the Viking Kadlin and the itinerary to Normany. Visiting Normandy was truly a humbling experience. Meeting fellow passengers was delightful and the guided tours were superb. Our only ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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milmom2005

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Time on a River Cruise

We had a large group of college classmates...average age 67...with their spouses. It was awesome to do the daily excursions together, meat for drinks and dinner and entertainment every night. The Viking Kadlin was ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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petertwcheng

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Paris & Normandy cruise

We explored Paris for 3 days in the pre-cruise part of the tour (stayed at the Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel, which was very nice & located within walking distance of the Galerie Lafayette & other shopping areas). ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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donhodges

1 Review Written

A wonderful way to travel

Having done two previous cruises with Scenic, it was our logical choice for a European holiday. Our travel consultant dealt with Scenic and sorted out flights etc which all went smoothly. We arrived two days ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Jmhbender

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

France in Fall!

Viking won our interest with a great itinerary including Paris, Giverny and Rouen along the Seine. After boarding the Viking Kadlin longship and settling in, we visited several of the highlights of Paris on the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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kevmcflip

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Class River Cruise Experience

We chose AmaLyra since the headquarters is local, based in Calabasas. We want to try local businesses in the area. It also has a very good reputation. We were 100% satisfied with the experience. We had taken a ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Corinne2012

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

"Spectacular South of France" and spectacular it was!

My husband retired in June and we decided to celebrate by going on this cruise. We had contemplated planning and organizing an itinerary on our own (which is what we do most of the time) but decided to leave it to ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Splsu77

1 Review Written

Awesome trip

My first experience with Viking and it did not disappoint. Both the travel and the service was first class. The food was excellent and the cultural experience was wonderful. Each of the excursions guides were well ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Beckdo

1 Review Written

My Favorite Vacation So far!

I have always wanted to go to Paris. I searched different options and always went back to the Viking Paris to Normandy trip because we would see so many things in one vacation. I knew that Viking Cruises had a good ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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