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Viking Gefjon Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Gefjon
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Excellent

24

Very Good

1

Average

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Cruise type

Senior Cruises

34

Romantic Cruises

27

River Cruises

19

Entertainment Cruises

11

Luxury Cruises

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27 Viking Gefjon Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


Pavlijc avatar

Pavlijc

1 Review Written

Excellent River Cruise Experience

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Never been to Europe and never been on a river cruise. Been on several ocean cruises and really liked the “smallness” and tranquility offered by the river cruise. Selected this river cruise because of its ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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17buddy21

1 Review Written

1st Viking criuse! More to Come!!!!

We wanted to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary with a trip that was big and exotic! We travelled to Hawaii for our 35th anniversary and needed something bigger and better. We had been to Europe previously ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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David Greener

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Worst Europe vacation ever

My wife and I saved and planned for a couple of years to take a 14 day romantic river cruise through Europe, our dream vacation. It turned out to be the worst trip we have ever taken. To summarize; 36.45 hours ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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LindyLou2017

1 Review Written

Best holiday ever

I highly recommend this trip. We are actually looking at doing it again but in the opposite direction. We were in the lowest level on the boat and the rooms were fantastic. Good sized closets, excellent shower, ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jmrutko

1 Review Written

Wonderful experience - few minor issues

The cruise was very enjoyable - staff of the ship was top notch. State rooms were clean, well designed with great attention to detail. Service was excellent. Food was good. We really enjoyed our wait staff. They ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Hornman47

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Everything about the cruise was topnotch.

We have wanted to do a european river cruise for a very long time. The Budapest to Amsterdam cruise fit many of the countries we wanted to see. Viking picked us up at the Budapest airport and bussed us to the boat, ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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davidw9110

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruising among castles

We travelled on Viking 3 years ago and our friends have heard all the stories. 2 of them asked if we wanted to go again with them from Budapest to Amsterdam and there was no hesitation, we accepted. Our only ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Khalliday

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable Cruise.

This was our first River Cruise and we celebrated our 27th Wedding Anniversary. The shore excursions were enjoyable as well as educational. Thomas Leitner was knowledgeable and fun both prior and during the shore ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Shanny4

1 Review Written

Great first European vacation

This was our first ever trip to Europe and we were thrilled with the cruise, the staff, the excursions and the weather! Amsterdam was a great starting point and the tour added so much information that we would never ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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chr

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Prior cruises paled in comparison!

We moved into a community of active cruisers. Having never river cruised, they explained what we were missing, and the Viking Gefjon cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam proved them right! From the welcoming at the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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dgibbs1037

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Don & Ginny Aug 16 Vacation

Great trip with many stops through Europe. Ship was in wonderful shape, almost new condition. Crew from the Captain on down were fantastic, all were excellent personnel. Made friends with several of them. ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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avawong

1 Review Written

Our Best Cruise So Far

This is our 5th river cruise with Viking. Captain Marcel Stephan is clearly a great leader and inspired his staff to deliver friendly and attentive service. We could sense the camaraderie amongst the staff and ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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cherylhans

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Had the time of our lives! Absolutely amazing!

Just got back from our 15-day Grand European cruise, and all I can say is WOW, WOW, WOW!!!!! Everything was top notch. We cruised on the newer long boat, Gefjon. The ship, crew, food, and excursions were excellent. ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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dbvlo68

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Outstanding in Every Way

We chose this cruise because we had heard good reports about Viking, and we also liked the length and destinations of this cruise. We had been to several of the stops along the way before, but we wanted to return ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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kaydean53

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Dream come true!

My husband surprised me with this cruise to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. A Rhine River/Danube River cruise was at the top of my wish list, but I never dreamed that this would become a reality. The whole ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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RonBrandich

1 Review Written

A Trip of a Lifetime~~~Viking Gefjon on the Danube!

This was our very FIRST River Cruise and it WON'T be our LAST EITHER!! Everything was so-so much better than an Ocean Cruise for sure and we've been on 20+ Ocean Cruises! Was it more Expensive....Absolutely No ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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deanra

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

30th Anniversary Celebration

Itinerary - it took us through the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, and Hungary. Our room was conformable, maybe a little smaller than the usual hotel room, but everything we needed was there, including bath ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Cherchez

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Well done ship and itinerary

Nothing but positive reviews! Took the Grand European itinerary. The ship, the crew, the food, the ports, the included tours...all fantastic. Stayed in lowest cabin category possible and it was just fine. Cabin a ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Rpercival

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous cruise on the Viking Gefjon.

We had been talking about taking a river cruise for several years and when we went to a travel expo and were presented with this cruise we went for it. One of the best decisions we have ever made! Every thing was ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Elizabeth Phillips

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Loved sitting at different tables each lunch and dinner and meeting new people.

Went on the new Viking Gefjon on the Danube Waltz. Loved the locations where we stopped, loved the bus tours around the cities, loved just sitting on the deck when the younger travelers went on other explorations, ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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mcr0269

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Incredible Cruise with Great Sightseeing...Super Relaxing

Just finished the Grand European cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest for our 25th anniversary. Excellent, excellent, excellent! Viking does it up perfectly. They are so organized and all the shore excursions are ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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hbell

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent

a bit hesitant to go on a river cruise. Seen the commercials-- they looked nice but you never know. From the moment we boarded the ship we were NEVER disappointed in anything! The crew could not do enough for ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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daveispar

4 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

15 Day Grand European Tour

We just got back from an amazing River Cruise through Europe with Viking that was almost perfect. The ship was only 3 months old and looked it, nice and shiny. The crew could not have treated us any better ! ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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poo06728

1 Review Written

Royal Treatment

We had heard from our neighbors and friends about their fantastic experience with Viking River cruises and had been on our ever expanding bucket list for "to do" things. We finally did it in June of 2018. It was a ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Toscasmum

1 Review Written

Fabulous from start to finish

We thought this was the perfect trip to help us celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. Lots of interesting venues to discover. From the moment we arrived, we were treated like VIPs. Nothing was too much trouble for ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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