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Viking Odin River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Odin
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Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

47

Very Good

4

Average

3

Poor

1

Terrible

3

Cruise type

River Cruises

59

Romantic Cruises

22

Senior Cruises

17

First-Time Cruisers

12

Family Cruises

9

59 Viking Odin River Cruises Cruise Reviews


alohamike62 avatar

alohamike62

1 Review Written

5 Stars!

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Being that this was our first cruise I wasn't sure what to expect. I can say that that the entire crew went well beyond my wildest dreams. They were so friendly and and made sure all of our needs were met. From ...
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Sail Date October 2016


Jcorley3 avatar

Jcorley3

1 Review Written

You gotta do this!

This was our first river cruise with Viking, and it couldn't have been a better experience. We were met at the airport by our Viking representative and taken to our hotel in Paris. From that point on we were taken ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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DonBrantley

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Vineyards and Castles

We have traveled a good part of Europe and have toyed with the idea of a river cruise. With the Cities of Lights cruise it gave us the opportunity to extend both our front end stay in Paris and our final stay in ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Kudnaburro

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best way to spend an anniversary!

From pick up at the airport in Prague until drop-off at the airport in Paris, we were treated like royalty. The crew is excellent, from room stewards to captain. I was worried there would be too much down time ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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barbs123

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Sol's Danube River cruise

Some friends asked if we would join them on this cruise and we had been wanting to try one. The cruise was a lot more relaxed than being on a large ship. It was nice being just steps away from the lounge and ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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ATLMPP

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Scores Again!

We loved our Viking cruise down the Danube the year prior. We have always wanted to see Prague and Paris so the City of Lights cruise from Bamberg to Trier was wonderful as expected. Viking surely has the right ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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M5500

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise and trip with Viking River Cruises

Everything on this cruise was fantastic. The logistics were on the mark 100%; Viking has their act together. From the time they greet you to when you leave at the airport they are there to help you with ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Sue P.

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Tiring and worth every bit of energy exerted.

This was our first river cruise and my first time in Europe. We sailed on the longship Odin and was extremely pleased. This was nothing like a large cruise ship (which I have sailed on many many times - NCL, ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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ScottS-USA

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our first but absolutely not our last Viking Cruise!

This was my wife and my first river cruise, as it was for my in-laws and their two friends who traveled along with us. It will definitely not be our last cruise with Viking! My wife and I are both in our early to ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Tynante

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relaxing, cozy vacation along the brown (not blue) Danube

Embarkation and disembarkation were a breeze (though be sure to buy airfare or transfers directly through Viking because they make it absolutely painless). The ship was so comfortable, and the staff were top-notch ...
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Sail Date June 2016


ArtN avatar

ArtN

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Plan ahead for a great trip.

The cruise was spectacular. The entire staff was perfect. The tours were all interesting and really very well planned. We had time to see the points of interest and hear all the discussions about the history and ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Mdcorporate

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

My childhood fairy tales comes true.

We took the cruise to The City of Lights- Paris to Prague. This was a wonderful experience for us, so much so that we are booked on another Viking river cruise this May. The people that worked in the ship were ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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coughlin5

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Viking River Cruise uses way too many busses.

Just completed the Viking River Cruise "Paris to Prague" which includes a river cruise from Trier, Germany to Bamberg, Germany. The Paris to Trier part and the Bamberg to Prague part of the trip are by bus. Trier ...
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Sail Date April 2016


chonz avatar

chonz

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great River Cruise

we read a lot of reviews and also have friends that have gone on Viking cruises and we have never heard of anything negative. Their website does a great job of showing you the rooms and the whole ship in and out. ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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ryasahara

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Viking Odin Cities of Light Cruise

Enjoyed the Cities of Light River Cruise sandwiched between stays in Prague and Paris. The Captain, Hotel Manager, Program Director and staff were attentive for the whole trip. We had 100 of 180 passenger capacity ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Linda in Virginia

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

MEMORIES! Viking's Excellent Experience Cruising No Matter What Occurs!

My husband and I had been on previous cruises with Viking and had wonderful experiences and fond memories, so we were confident that it would be enjoyable on this one. Our cabin and steward were excellent and the ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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fab0720

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Viking River Cruise Cities of Light. Our first river cruise.

We went cruising to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary. Some of the things we experienced are: Very good food with the chef giving some demonstrations of special treats Very social environment. We were ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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CdMAgFox

24 Reviews Written

85 Helpful Votes

Cities of Light - Viking River Cruise - Nov 19 to Nov 30, 2015

Cities of Light Viking Cruise on Main-Danube Canal, Rhine, & Moselle Rivers November 2015 ~~~ Prague, Czech Republic – Friday, November 20 ~~~ Today has been our second day here in Prague, Czech Republic, ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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kjgiseL

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cities of Lights Paris to Prague

This was our first River Cruise. I am so thankful we picked Viking Odin. They were wonderful, from the pickup at the airport, checking into the Paris hotel, transportation to Trier for the River Cruise, checking ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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MariannePB

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

'Revisiting Home'

This cruise was a gift to me from my husband, to revisit my roots. I was born in Basel, Switzerland and left from Le Harvre, France to immigrate to the United States of America as a child. My desire was to replicate ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Wet_Coaster

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great River Cruise

The hotel in Paris was very good, not great. It was very close to the Champs Elysees so touring around before the start of the planned tour was very easy and good. The Tour in Paris, like the other cities, was ...
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Sail Date April 2015


djaworski avatar

djaworski

1 Review Written

Vacations with Viking River Cruises

My family discovered the ultimate vacation in 2013- a Viking cruise on the Rhine River from Amsterdam to Basel. It was fantastic from beginning to end! We just couldn't stop thinking about the great experience, so ...
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Sail Date August 2014


Volunteer1 avatar

Volunteer1

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cities of Light were very Dark!

We started poorly. The hotel in Paris was not able to have our rooms ready by the 3 p.m. deadline. Instead, we were not allowed into our room until well after 5 p.m. Our wake-up call did not materialize and thus ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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MR/MS STUFF

1 Review Written

Good European Getaway

The actual port of embarkation was Trier, Germany. My wife and I took the Cities of Light trip along with another couple from Paris to Prague. The crew were super friendly and very helpful. The program director ...
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Sail Date March 2015


reelmom avatar

reelmom

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

wonderful trip

My daughter & I just got back from the Cities of Light cruise. We added two nights in Prague & then cruised the Main, Rhine, & Moselle & eventually ended up in Paris. It was a wonderful trip & worth every penny. ...
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Sail Date March 2015


Viking Odin Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.54.4
Dining3.54.6
Entertainment3.03.9
Public Rooms4.04.6
Fitness Recreation1.03.2
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment3.54.3
Service5.04.8
Value For Money4.04.3
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