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Prague to Europe - River Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Europe River
Prague

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Excellent

193

Very Good

36

Average

23

Poor

11

Terrible

12

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275 Prague to Europe - River Cruise Reviews


kegmeister avatar

kegmeister

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

One Surprise After Another

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The Elbe River cruise was originally intended to use one boat for the entire trip. But, about two weeks from embarkation we were advised by Viking that the water level of the river was too low and we may have to do ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Rugg3d1yH

1 Review Written

This was unexpected

This was our first riverboat cruise. We had checked out some others cruises casually but couldn't get excited about any. We went to a presentation put on by Expedia Cruise in Courtenay, BC, regarding Scenic and the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


Kpin avatar

Kpin

1 Review Written

Christmas market cruise.

Was recommended by a friend, and we were not disappointed. The staff were always welcoming and friendly and Always helpful. It was nice to come back from one of their excellent tours to be greeted with friendly ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Mr Nicol Cameron

1 Review Written

A superb cruise on the River Elbe

We had already done and enjoyed two river cruises with Viking (the Danube; and the river Duoro). Both were extremely well organised. We wanted to see other parts of Europe and were attracted by the idea of the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Teshanno not

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Tauck Blue Danube river cruise

This was our second experience with Tauck, the first being their Best of the Canadian Rockies tour. It was also our first river cruise. We chose this particular cruise because of the starting and ending cities, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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slotravelers

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointed

This cruise was arranged through Vermont Biking Tours VBT. The cabin were similar to Avalon, Viking, and Uniworld quality. The staff was excellent speaking English very well and very professional. However, the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Lefthooked

1 Review Written

Fantastic experience. Crew made the difference from the cruise director down.

The experience was first class.when there was an issue the team made it disappear as best the could, like low water level. The service was second to none from the time we first met the team until the end. Food ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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rcuriston

1 Review Written

Beyond any Expectations!

We chose this River Cruise on the recommendation of our Travel Agent and because it was "all inclusive". That included EVERYTHING and all was fantastic. This ship is only 3 years old and beautiful, really ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Auntie Phyllis

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Terrible waste of money - worst cruise ever

From the start: 1. Corinthian Hotel, Prague - quite a distance from city center, old bed with springs coming though, price for 2-night extension through Viking was $399 per person, price per room through hotel ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Mark Beckett

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Delightful Slightseeing and Service

Essentially took this tour with another couple who where wanting to celebrate their 30th Wedding Anniversary. Despite the fact our airplane arrived well over an hour late in Prague the very approachable Scenic ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Uffelc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Don’t book a panorama suite!

We chose this as our first river cruise as it was an area that I wanted to visit - Prague, Vienna, Budapest. We chose Scenic based on good word of mouth references and the all inclusive feature. The operational ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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maryfromstmarys

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time! Not my last!

I’m so pleased I chose the Danube to introduce me to river cruising! Climate changes are affecting river levels and we were unable to cruise the section from Nuremberg to Passau, which was disappointing but Scenic ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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exlandlubber

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Stay out of Cabin 102!

This was our second Tauck river cruise, the first one being from Milan to Amsterdam on the Rhine and it was wonderful! This cruise however was terribly disappointing for a number of reasons. First, and this of ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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TimmJ

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Prague to Budapest

This wasn't our first river cruise. We did the Rhine last year. Both vacations were amazing, but the Rhine wasn't as popular/crowded (fewer ships). The Danube was high due to recent rainfall and bridge ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Savvy Senior Traveller

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Far exceeded expectations

Four of us travelled together. We spent 3 nights in Prague then boarded the Monarch Empress for 7 nights along the Danube and finished with 2 nights in Budapest. I cannot say enough good things about the Gate 1 ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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meaton

1 Review Written

Great Cruise.

My 3rd Viking River Cruise. Just booked a Viking Ocean cruise to Australia/Tasmania/New Zealand for Jan 20, 2020. I must have liked the cruise from Prague to Budapest if I'm booking another so soon. I'm not ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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wraeja

1 Review Written

12 Wonderful Days

First the Danube River Cruise with Avalon Exceeded our expectations. The crew and accommodations were first class and professional making us feel at home and welcome. The shore excursion's were not only ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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ocean2oh

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Prague to BudaPest

My husband wanted to go back to the Motherland of Hungary. We heard that Prague was a very beautiful city and we were not disappointed. With Germany and Austria in-between it was a Cruise perfect for what we were ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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jsutro

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

"Cities of Light" Shine Brightly

Viking made the whole process easy and seamless from our arrival in Prague to our departure from Paris. The cruise director was friendly, knowledgeable, accommodating, entertaining--both fun and funny! The on-board ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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GRBob

1 Review Written

Maybe our best vacation ever!?

We were interested in trying a river cruise because several of our friends had enjoyed them. Our travel agent recommended Avalon--highly!! And this particular tour included a number of places we had not visited on ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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plruffo

1 Review Written

October cruise from Prague to Budapest

This was our first river cruise and based on our experience, certainly not the last. Despite record low river levels at both ends of our trip that required more motorcoach time, Avalon went above and beyond to make ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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urczar

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very good but not quite great

Viking has come a long way since we started river cruising. The new river boats are sleek and comfortable. Food is good but not wow! Gourmet dinning is really just a `love boat:" fantasy on most cruises. and has ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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pgaggioli

2 Reviews Written

Exceptional Elbe Experience!

So many people had recommended taking a Viking cruise and now I know why! I can't think of anything that would have made this trip more enjoyable . . . From the embarkation to the disembarkation hotel rooms ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Dlking

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

One cruise with three different ships!

Our Cruise started off wonderfully on Scenic Amber. We left Budapest September 3 and started sailing. However by September 10 we had to disembark, as a result of lower water we had to pack the night before so we ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Stella&Stanley

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Outstanding

I chose this cruise for its itinerary in central Europe. The scenery was outstanding. The Danube was very low during our cruise, however, the Avalon ship being newer with less draft had no problems sailing while ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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