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Viking Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
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Traveler rating

Excellent

1,081

Very Good

104

Average

30

Poor

38

Terrible

36

Cruise type

River Cruises

1,293

Romantic Cruises

1,289

Senior Cruises

1,270

Family Cruises

535

Entertainment Cruises

370

1,289 Viking Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


ryanalf avatar

ryanalf

1 Review Written

Cruising easy

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First river cruise- Easy on and off ship. We were let out right on the edge (or sometimes the middle) of a historic town. Amsterdam was incredible and the hotel was centrally located. Our cruise director ( Anna) ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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snoopy873

1 Review Written

AWESOME!!!!!!

This was our first river cruise and this cruise was exceptional. It was a great way to see the countryside as well as an opportunity to visit several different places. Viking was top notch from the time we arrived ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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paulmc

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

5 star on water and land.

Food - breakfast, lunch and dinner were excellent. There was was something for every requirement. The local dishes are an excellent idea for those not eating ashore. Drinks - we took advantage of a drinks package ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Donnelly1951

1 Review Written

Amazing trip from start to finish

Originally intended to do Budapest to Amsterdam but had to cancel. A year later we looked into Budapest to Nuremburg with add on to Prague. Loved everything about the whole trip. Impressed with the guides on ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Anne Mc

1 Review Written

Excellent Vacation With Family & Friends

My younger sister researched and suggested my husband and I join in. Glad we did as our brother, sister-in-law and other sister and brother-in-law did too. Plus 3 other couples who are friends. This was the first ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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cruisinggmak

1 Review Written

Romantic Danube with add on pre-cruise in Prague was amazing

We chose this cruise because we wanted a memorable time with my mother-in-law and step father-in-law and I wanted to see Prague. We knew from previous cruises that Viking would not disappoint. Traveling with ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Tsoyka

1 Review Written

Enjoyable Indulgence

Amsterdam to Basal-what’s not to love?! We started with a precruise stay in Amsterdam. What a wonderful city. There is so much to do and see: the sobering Anne Frank house, the relaxing canal boat ride, the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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mkhoffme2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Avignon to Lyon

Avignon has been on my bucket list since high school. Everything about this lived up to our expectations and in fact surpassed them. When I called to make the reservations, Damian Tulloch spent and hour and a half ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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pauljeselnick

1 Review Written

Cities of Light

We choose this cruise to celebrate our 30th anniversary and return to Europe after a long absence. We had a great time, met lot's of great people and visited some amazing places. Everything was first class and we ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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ccheitmeier

1 Review Written

The Rhine Getaway

The beauty and the history was the leading factor. I chose Viking because of the stellar reviews. The food was not as elegant as I expected. I probably was looking for more of richness of the French since we did ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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THE GREAT ESCAPE

1 Review Written

Excellent way to see Europe

Background Information: This was my 68 cruise cruising on 13 different cruise lines that include Carnival, Norwegian, Royal Caribbean, Princess, Holland America, Disney, Costa, Cunard, Viking, MSC, and Celebrity. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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kindy38

1 Review Written

First Viking small riverboat cruise

We choose this cruise through our AAA travel agent. We have been on the large cruise ships before and found them too noisy, too crowded, lots of children around. This was perfect for us, people around our age, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Cfmjr

1 Review Written

Amsterdam to Budapest + Prague

A bucket list trip that may be the only time we do this ... wanted to ‘see it all’! We joined the ship in Amsterdam. We were met at the airport by Viking reps and quickly taken to the Viking Baldur at the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Oldmauibill

1 Review Written

Crowds on tour sites

I very much enjoyed this cruise because of the ship and it’s excellent crew. The cabin was clean and neat with great housekeeping staff. Food choices were often a bit overwhelming during dinner. Breakfast and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Reluctanttraveler

1 Review Written

Rhine River cruise

Cruise on the Rhine was average at best. Nothing bad but nothing outstanding either. Very disappointed that Viking does not believe in having bikes on board for guests to use. We have used these on other cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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lynnie1107

1 Review Written

Beautiful cruise!

We chose this cruise for the tour down the Danube. Our first river cruiswe and we were thrilled. We met wonderful people and the staff was amazing. Very friendly and helpful. The food was delicious. The cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Kevinlizzycruise

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

An outstanding experience

For our 5th cruise with Viking (after Portugal, France, China and Med) we decided for our anniversary to explore the Central Europe on Viking LIF. Our expectations were very high, but the recent 2 weeks ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Abfab4you

1 Review Written

Exceeded expectations!

We have just returned from our first Viking River Cruise along the Rhine - Amsterdam to Basel and we were delighted with (almost!) everything. This trip was a departure from our usual European holidays - more costly ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Jon M

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our First Cruise.

It was a trip that I wanted to take for a long time. Had been looking at advertisements and had a chance to get a Two for One deal so signed up. The ship was very clean and our cabin was well kept. The food was ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Pitzenberger

1 Review Written

Our first River cruise

This was our second time booking with Viking and we knew that every detail would be taken care of. The service was superior, the food was excellent and all excursions included were very well organized along with ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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marshall210161

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Outstanding

I always said I would never do a cruise of any sort but my husband sails so for his birthday I surprised him with the Romantic Danube cruise. Our cabin was perfect for the week . It was the cheapest one as I ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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vbertoty

1 Review Written

Spectacular vacation, outstanding customer service

This was our first cruise with Viking Many of our friends had recommended Viking, indicating that we would not be disappointed and their recommendations and descriptions were fulfilled in spades. We enjoyed ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Spudsmack

9 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

First River Cruise - There are differences

Our first river cruise, Passau to Budapest aboard the Hermod. Overall very pleased with the cruise. We did the pre-cruise in Prague, everything was well organized by Viking. The tree days gave us time to adjust to ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Travelguide Barbie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking is just the best in every way

Only been on one cruise before and that was on an enormous Royal Caribbean ship in the Caribbean which we didn’t enjoy as too many people, too impersonal, and all dockings were at awful ugly tourist trap towns ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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jnatter

1 Review Written

Great ship, excursions and food

I used to cruise on Viking River ships then I started going on the Viking Ocean cruises for the last four years, I decided to go back on a Viking River cruise, and I was interested in this tour since it included ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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