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Viking Atla Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Atla
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

34

Very Good

8

Poor

1

Terrible

2

Cruise type

Romantic Cruises

45

River Cruises

31

Senior Cruises

28

Family Cruises

12

First-Time Cruisers

9

45 Viking Atla Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


writenomo avatar

writenomo

1 Review Written

Great experience, planning next river cruise!

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Coordinating with another couple, this was the best timing and length of cruise. Very impressed with flight assistance from Viking and the overall level of communication and assistance before the trip. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Carla Ann

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Broken lock/ bus trip

We were not told that there was a broken lock preventing us from leaving the ugly canal filled with factories in Nuremberg until the second day of the cruise. The staff was nice but made it clear that they had ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Blou118

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Atla Cruise

Where we were going, have done Viking before and liked it. We did explore Budapest a bit before departure. The ship is spacious and very friendly staff. We had to switch boats and the staff recommended who we should ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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AggieJay

1 Review Written

I was spoiled

We chose this cruise because it was the right length and covered all of the highlights we wanted. I was expecting a lot and was absolutely not disappointed. Amazing service and from the cruise director, to maids, to ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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ALaszlo

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Fool me once.....

We purchased the very over-priced Viking Romantic Danube cruise, departing from Nuremberg and "sailing" to Budapest on Nov. 18, 2018. During the weeks and months prior to our first river cruise date, members of our ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Samikay

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking Overcomes Obstacles! We’re customers for life!!

Viking Cruises now has a loyal customer for life! Not only was the cruise AMAZING! But I feel like you learn a lot about a company based off of how they deal with obscacles. Four days before our cruise started, ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Avro

1 Review Written

Best Holiday Ever

We selected this cruise after taking advice that the Danube was a great first time river cruise and had heard good things from other Viking customers. The cruise began the day of my 65th birthday and we spent a ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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vplynch

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not a single negative

We looked at 3-4 cruise lines before selecting Viking, a big part of the decision being value for the price. Except for the weather, which we certainly can't hold Viking responsible, everything was great - the ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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FloMiel

1 Review Written

Service Excellence

After receiving a brochure in the mail, we decided we would love to sail the Danube. We had heard so many wonderful things about Budapest and Prague and decided to do extensions in both cities pre/post cruise. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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sueDC

2 Reviews Written

Marvelous cruise

We had sailed with Viking River Cruises in Russia, and we knew to expect luxurious accommodations, great food and excellent tour offerings. The Danube tour didn't disappoint. The service was superb -- personable, ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Beyondthebull

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

For our first cruise together, My Lady and I booked the Romantic Danube Cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg (August 20-27, 2017) on the Viking longboat, Atla. I paid $10,398 for the Veranda Suite and was assigned to ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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bgtwmc

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lifetime of Memories

Class AAA from pre departure to return. The planning by Viking and all of the staff was exceptional. Everything was in excess of expectations. If you were to only have a once in a lifetime cruise to take, this would ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Barnhart

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Beautiful Rhine Adventure

1. The price was right! 2. Free air fare! 3. Third Viking cruise! 4. Treated like king and queen! 5. The food. 6. The drinks! 7. Location. 8. Good timing of trip! 9. Docked at city center! 10. Great cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Lizziebeth375

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable

We choose this cruise so that as Jews, we could see the history of our people. The bad things and the good. The Viking Shore Tours were excellent for viewing, educational tour guides and safe bus drivers. ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Byron Lee

1 Review Written

Budapest

Viking Cruise lines is a class act. All the crew were professional, polite, willing to help, patient, and attempted to learn the names of the passengers. I will never do a mega ship again. The ship was very clean. ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Marieann1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Romantic Danube

It sounded like a fun time. These were cities I wanted to visit and a river cruise was something I wanted to do. Although the cabin was small, we were so busy that we hardly spent any time in there. The food was ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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peglake

1 Review Written

Great staff on the Atla

We chose the Romantic Danube from Budapest to Nuremberg because we had never sailed on the Danube and we were celebrating our wedding anniversary. We chose to stay two nights prior in Budapest arranged by Viking at ...
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Sail Date May 2017


Joy107 avatar

Joy107

1 Review Written

Enlightening Eastern Europe

I wanted to learn more about Eastern European Countries. It was an excellent experience hearing from the people themselves what is was like to be communist. And how the change affected them. We never really learned ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Bludan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Scenic Cruise

This cruise was chosen because we had never been to the Danube river and in particular, Budapest. We also took advantage of the Viking airfare offer, and all our connections went smoothly. Transportation to and from ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Mercedes-Benz 230 SL

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

River Cruise to Budapest

My wife and I celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary aboard Viking Atla from Nürnburg to Budapest. It was a wonderful trip from beginning to end. Shipboard service was beyond exceptional. Dining and staff were ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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skiplare

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Spectacular!!!

Our choice was greatly influenced by the recommendation of friends and acquaintances - we heard nothing but rave reviews of Viking River Cruises. My wife and I found the ship and crew to be terrific in every way. ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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brownie43

1 Review Written

Romantic Danube

Great overall experience and very educational. Budapest is a wonderful city with many great outdoor cafes and restaurants. We visited many great cities along the Danube to include Vienna, Passau,Nurenberg and ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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RayJudyCothern

1 Review Written

The trip of a lifetime

We had traveled with Viking once before in 2013. Even though it was a kind of working trip for us with the Singing Men of Texas on the Black Sea, it was wonderful. Once again we found the service of all working for ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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jerhillius

1 Review Written

Cruise of the lifetime

Grade A service, Grade A logistics, Grade A tours, Grade A optional land excursions, Grade A food, and Grade A entertainment. The food was superb and for me being on a salt restricted diet, the maitre'd sought me ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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vickimichael

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous Romantic Danube River Cruise

Five stars is an understatement. I'd give our trip a ten rating if it were possible. We were thoroughly impressed with the Viking experience. From our well appointed stateroom aboard the Atla to the friendly and ...
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Sail Date March 2016


Viking Atla Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.5
Dining4.04.6
Entertainment3.04
Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation1.03.3
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.3
Service4.04.8
Value For Money3.04.3
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