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67 Tauck Europe Cruise Reviews


Marin Traveller avatar

Marin Traveller

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Xmas Markets, Beautiful Cities and Towns, and a Gorgeous Ship!

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My best friend and I decided to do this Xmas Market cruise shortly after her husband died. We were fortunate to be able to book a lovely suite, 308, just several months before the cruise. Someone must have cancelled ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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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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melindalouise

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Extraordinary holiday.

We have just returned from our unforgettable, glorious, spectacular 14 night river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest. After we had booked our holiday we read some unfavourable reviews and began to wonder what we ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Nancyjack

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

The worst two weeks of our lives

Our travel agent has been raving about Tauck for years, so when we said we wanted to do a cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest, she suggested Tauck. We had been on a fabulous Viking river cruise a few years earlier ...
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Sail Date May 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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2ConnecticutCruisers

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Hello Tauck? Hope You're Listening: you missed the boat on this one!

Let me preface my review with this: my husband and I are frequent travelers. 11 cruises in the past 6 years -- Crystal is our favorite (have been on Regent and Norwegian too). This was our first river cruise, ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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tinalovesthekeys

4 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Danube Cruise

Danube Cruise 2018, Traveled 8-02-18 The first thing I want to say is this cruise and all the Tours were all top notch. My traveling companions were all pleased. The money spent is well worth it because you are ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Intlxpatr

3 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary, Superb Execution

We chose this Christmas Markets tour because it included cities we know and love: Aachen, Cologne, Rudisheim, Heidelberg, Baden Baden, Strassburg and Colmar. Although cruising the Rhine became problematic after a ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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ken from ilinois

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Tauck is super

We have traveled with Tauck on four previous land vacations and figured they would be just as good on a river. We traveled from Amsterdam to Budapest. Halfway, we had to switch ships with Sprit's sister ship, the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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maryshuh

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Bad Experience.

When we arrived in Vienna, it was very confusing because there was a man with a Tauck sign at the airport, but he was not expecting us. Fortunately, my friend spotted another man carrying a sign with our names on ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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ct_mommy

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Lovely "Tauck Bridges" family cruise

We had such a good time on this cruise from Basel to Amsterdam. "Castles on the Rhine" by Tauck Bridges - our group had lots of grandparents, parents (like us), teens and even a few intrepid younger kids. It was so ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Jennybug1

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Experienced traveller- great cruise!

We had a great experience years ago on a Tauck Bridges tour and decided to do the Budapest-Amsterdam cruise, and were not disappointed! This newly refurbished ship was beautiful, with no detail forgotten. Our Ruby ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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CLIVERD

3 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

We took a cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest. In the most part, the passengers are retirees - particularly from the USA. However, they were active and interesting retirees who were keen to do as much as possible. ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Gourmet Gal

3 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Lovely but Really Wish the Food was Better!

This was a very enjoyable cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam. We booked through a TA, bought business class tickets through Tauck but chose our own hotels, not the Tauck hotels because the perks were better. ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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lillious

5 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Well organized but definitely slow paced and for an elderly crowd

We decided to try a river cruise and bring no expectations with us allowing us the chance to be very open minded about our experience. We had been asked to try this type of travel by long time friends. Both of us ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Cathyandsteveg

6 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

2017 Tauck river cruise Sept 16- Oct 5

We began our journey on April 25, 2016, when we booked a long-time dream of a European River cruise. It seemed forever in the distance. The cost of the cruise was $18,170. We booked our own air on American Airlines ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Off Shore

14 Reviews Written

51 Helpful Votes

A Bad Match For Us

This cruise was not a good match for us. We have been to France many times, most recently in April of this year, always on our own, and are both reasonably fluent in French. What we thought would be a spectacular ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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JudyO57

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

River Cruise on the Seine with Tauck

This is my first Tauck trip and it did not disappoint in terms of service and the overall quality of what was offered. I did the 14 day Seine river cruise trip from Paris to London in July 2017. In practice ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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dancerfreya2

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Wait until Tauck ms Treasures has been Updated

This was our first Tauck cruise. The staff, food, and service were outstanding. Unfortunately, the cabins were not. We were later told that other ships Tauck uses from the Scylla Line had been updated to enlarge ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Daniel Hung

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Extremely poor wi fi

The wi fi signal was the worst I have ever experienced of my 18 times on cruise ship. Although this is the 1st time I travel on river cruise. I don't believe the wi fi signal can be this bad on river cruise as ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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letvl

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Look no further then Tauck - the best

This was our first river cruise and we decided to try Tauck because of the companies long history of delivering first rate travel. Our expectations were high and there was not one aspect of the trip that did not ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Stephinjoe

2 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise Ever - Danube Christmas Markets

This was the best river cruise we have ever taken. No detail was too small or overlooked. Everything ran like clockwork allowing for a very relaxing yet very adventuresome cruise. We arrived a day early in ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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SD Kam

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Casual Elegance and Luxury

Our travel agent said Tauck was the Mercedes Benz of River Cruises. We were picked up in Amsterdam by a chauffeured Mercedes. I was expecting a small tour bus or van. We stayed in a loft room which we thought all in ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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biguypbi

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

FIRST RIVER CRUISE

Tauck is a wonderful operator It is an all inclusive cruise...all of the gratuities..shore excursions..alcohol and beverages The MS Inspire is a gorgeous ship..I have been on 28 ocean cruises so I am not new ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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bhappy2

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Riverboat trip turned into 8 long days of being bused to terrible excursions.

My most recent trip in June was a disaster. This was my 3rd trip with Tauck. My first riverboat trip was 3 years ago and it was magical and wonderful, this trip was awful. The ship was worn and in dire need ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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