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Viking Baldur River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Baldur
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

25

Very Good

2

Cruise type

River Cruises

27

Senior Cruises

21

Romantic Cruises

18

First-Time Cruisers

11

Family Cruises

9

27 Viking Baldur River Cruises Cruise Reviews


grathy avatar

grathy

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great trip, but too long...

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Loved this idea of spending our 25th anniversary in Europe. All went well-great staff, good food, nice ports, but wished there was more free time and fewer ports to visit. Had to get up pretty early for the free ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Bill'sBride

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Tulips & Windmills - Great trip!

This was our second Viking river cruise and it was a great trip. The ship was spotless, and the crew amazingly friendly and helpful. Viking truly does a great job of selecting, and training all cell members. ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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sbayne

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

The BEST

My husband and I have only been on one cruise and one river boat (not Viking) and decided river boating was the BEST.....don't have the crowds (only 160 on our boat) and can see scenery on both sides of the ship. ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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LYNDA TRUHN

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

All was good

we loved the fact that everything was done for us....loved the meals on the ship, the tours were great and meeting only a few people not like on the ocean cruise was fantastic. lots of down time if you wanted it but ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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cruising pat4156

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Viking Baldur

I traveled with a friend who had been on a Viking River Cruise last year. The service from the friendly crew was excellent . The chef went out of his way to make every meal the best. The program director Marek ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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305porter

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Tulips, Cheese, Chocolate and Windmills - This trip delivers!

I chose this cruise based on past experiences traveling with Viking. This was our fourth cruise and we are never disappointed. The cabin, food and included excursions are wonderful and the staff and service is ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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enchanted48

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

My favorite way to see the world

This was my second river boat cruise with Viking. They do a excellent job from beginning to the end.The flight arrangements that I made through Viking meet my needs also. The ship, the crew, the excursions are all ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Ken Zoellner

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Outsanding service provided by Viking Baldur crew and staff

I selected the Viking Grand European River Cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam. I was attracted to this cruise because everything was included in the price and the route takes you through most of the big name cities ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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MaraLee

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Much more than we had anticipated or even hoped for!

We were interested in the scheduled ports of call and the daily tours included in the package. We had other friends who had taken a Viking Cruise and they all raved about the value of their trip. If we had it ...
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Sail Date June 2016


lefant avatar

lefant

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Viking River cruises are the way to go!

We celebrated our 30th wedding anniversary and my husband's birthday on this cruise. We extended our trip with the pre cruise in Budapest which was a wonderful experience. We also extended with the post cruise in ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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JMEdgar

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Tulips & Windmills

The Tulips & Windmills river cruise had been recommended to my 3 travel partners by a mutual friend and they invited me to complete the four-some. I reluctantly agreed due to the cost of the cruise, but it was ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Tim$$

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A warm and friendly Christmas Market trip

Our cruise was the Christmas Market Cruise on the Danube from Budapest to Nuremberg in late December 2015. The boat was a Viking Baldur, not the Njord as originally scheduled because the Njord had some sort of ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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kgsports@yahoo.com

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Danube Dream

I have always wanted to see the area of Germany and Austria during the Christmas season, so we decided a great way to do this was on a cruise down the Danube. The ship was incredibly comfortable, the crew was top ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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JanHusker

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Dancing in the wind

This cruise was recommended by family who had traveled Viking before. My brother and his wife, my sister and her husband, and just me decided to take this particular adventure. It was a most superb experience. The ...
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Sail Date March 2016


Ranting Bill avatar

Ranting Bill

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very relaxing, trouble free. The very attentive crew took care of all details.

It sounded very relaxing and it was a chance to see part of Europe I'd not seen. Our very attentive crew took care of all details. Superb meals. Reasonable cost. The shore excursions were well planned and I ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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bocsaway

1 Review Written

Great Cruise - Great way to spend the Holiday

We thoroughly enjoyed this Christmas market cruise. We went in the middle of December and added a few days in Budapest. We did not have the opportunity to explore Passau, but the embarkation process went very ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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KaittyKat

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Brilliant cruise from start to finish

our second cruise with Viking Cruises. Easily as good as the first a year before in a similar area. The staff are excellent, attentive but not in any way obsequious. We had fabulous excursions, restful times on ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Teachergal52

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

An Amazing 14 days

Have to admit this was our first cruise of any kind. We had a fantastic time on the Baldur!! the crew was amazing. Jens, the Hotel manager was always available. The crew was friendly and very obliging. A special ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Ernie Coffman

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

The Rainy River Cruise--No Fault of Viking

From our first day on our river cruise, we had a great time! Food was delicious! Service by the crew was superb! Ports-of-call were fantastic, even though it rained at most of them...off and on and not steadily. Ha! ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Robs58

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Thanks Viking for the most amazing river cruise!

I recently travelled from Budapest to Amsterdam with my Mum on the Viking Baldur. What a fabulous trip! Everything about the ship was wonderful, from our cabin (though on the small side), to the lounge and bar, the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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rclementtx

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Magnificent 2 weeks

This was "the" family vacation of a lifetime - My wife and I took both daughters/husbands/significant others for a sojourn from Amsterdam to Budapest. Wonderful 2 weeks filled with relaxation, scenery, Viking ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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balabosha

1 Review Written

Very well done, but not my cup of tea.

We just got back from our Grand European Tour from August 10 - 24 starting in Budapest. I think it was a good decision to begin in Budapest because we had almost 2 complete days to enjoy the city. We arrived at 10AM ...
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Sail Date August 2014


catgros avatar

catgros

1 Review Written

Amazing Adventure

This was our first Viking River cruise and we were so impressed with absolutely everything. Our Veranda A room was so comfortable and we loved the views as we cruised the rivers from Budapest to Amsterdam. The staff ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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nannaterry

1 Review Written

State of the Art !

My friend and I cruised from Budapest to Amsterdam on the Viking Baldur. I cannot recommend it highly enough. The crew was fantastic, the food was amazing, the ship was only 9 months old and state of the art. We had ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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TravellingTigg

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking Baldur Rhine River Cruise

Just home from our Rhine Cruise on Viking Baldur. First vacation that I cannot find one negative thing to say. The longships are absolutely beautiful, our Explorer Suite was fantastic, with every amenity possible. ...
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Sail Date December 2013


Viking Baldur Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.7
Dining4.04.8
Entertainment3.04.4
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation1.03.8
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.7
Service4.04.9
Value For Money3.04.6
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