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Viking Rinda River Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Viking Rinda
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River Cruises

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41 Viking Rinda River Cruises Cruise Reviews


yogi1970 avatar

yogi1970

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Do not break up this crew!

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We took this cruise to attack our "bucket list" and found it to be one of the most enjoyable experiences of our lives. Not only did we tour some of the most evocative sights in France, but we were treated ...
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Sail Date August 2017


KateJC avatar

KateJC

1 Review Written

Paris & the heart of Normandy

First cruise and first time in France - LOVED this trip!!!! It was amazing and everything was fantastic - the ship/cabin was comfortable; the food was extremely good and I didn't even gain weight with all the food ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Libbygw

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous trip Paris to Normandy

We chose this river cruise because it had something of particular interest to each of us - Giverny for me (Monet is my favorite) and Normandy for my historian husband. We arrived a few days ahead and toured Paris, ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Scrapper1943

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

You Will Fall In Love With Viking

This was our second Viking cruise and we've already scheduled a third. As always we were met by a Viking representative to guide us to our motor coach. Paris no longer allows River Cruise boats to dock in the city ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Jaleggett

1 Review Written

Vive la France

It has been years since my wife and I had been to Paris and France and we wanted to have the opportunity of seeing, not only Paris, but the French countryside. Except to the weather, it rained every day, over which ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Frys2go

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The crew is so in tune with the guests, they know your wishes before YOU do!

Heard good things about Viking. Everything was very nice EXCEPT the horrifying drive to the airport from river boat. THE DRIVER WAS THE WORST!!!!! So many asked that he slow down, and be cautious. He did not seem ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Lgrynsr

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Rhine river cruises

Second time Viking cruise; wanted to visit Amsterdam and many other cities along the Rhine river. We arrived two days before the cruise and stayed in Amsterdam. Visited many of the sights including a canal boat ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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mijomurray

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Paris to Normandy

This was our first river cruise and the first time in France. We had always wanted to go to Normandy & see the D-Day sights. The experience was better than we anticipated. The food, the tours, the accommodations, ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Drepanich

1 Review Written

Wonderful!!

This was a great choice. We have heard about the river cruises for years. Our experience could not have been better. There is not one aspect of this cruise that I would criticize. It was simply all we expected and ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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mjmcam

2 Reviews Written

Our second wonderful river cruise with Viking

We loved the itinerary because we got to see Normandy beach, Monet's Garden and Versailles all in one 8 night river cruise. The ship was spotless; the food was excellent. This was our second river cruise and it ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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bigxl2

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Europe Paris to Normandy Review

Viking offers the most in depth cruise I have ever been a part of. From the staff, the ship, the local tour guides and the delicious food I could not have asked for more. They really do treat you like royalty on ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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carjan

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

A Grand River Cruise!

We love the river cruises because they are so relaxing and you see so much more of the countryside. We had been on the Grand European Cruise the year before and absolutely loved it, So we decided to go on another ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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taylordee

1 Review Written

Balmy days on our Winter Seine Cruise

It was our 44th Wedding Anniversary on the 18th December so my husband and I thought that the River Seine itinerary would be perfect for such a romantic occasion. As we had travelled with Viking on previous ...
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Sail Date December 2015


Pat Rogers avatar

Pat Rogers

1 Review Written

Ballad of the Viking Cruise

A hugely enjoyable cruise - arrangements, outings, activities, cabins, food all excellent. Staff including captain, manager, concierge, kitchen, bar and waiting staff, domestic service, all first rate. But ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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julieapeacock@aol.com

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

First and definitely not the last!

This was our first cruise and we wanted a relatively short and close to home one in case we didn't like it. How foolish we were! It was remarkable. Not only were the other passengers most interesting, but the ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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brennans

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Another great one by Viking!

This was our third cruise with Viking, and once again we had a great time. We were met by a Viking representative and literally whisked through the Paris airport, We were met at the ship with smiles from the ...
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Sail Date December 2015


Woodyhh avatar

Woodyhh

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Unique experience in Paris Voyage

We talked to friends that went on a Viking cruise and enjoyed it very much. We went on our cruise and thought the experience was excellent. Will go again, but have to save to go. We will go again.in a few years. ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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simonellium

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise; some nitpicks

Rinda is clean, big and new. Excellent dining options. Staff is courteous, entertaining, knowledgeable and always willing to help. Our cruise director Michael is clearly enthusiastic about the subject matter (he's a ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Sealover63

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Visit to the Beaches of DDay

My father had landed on Omaha Beach during the summer of 1944. I wanted to see where he had been and try to imagine what it must have been like. The Museum at Arromanches was excellent. I have worked in museums all ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Garry Holmstrom

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Memorable cruises seeing world treasures

Following our first river cruise with Viking from Paris to Normandy in spring 2015 we decided to some day take another. The availability, timing and opportunity to join previous Viking cruise friends made an easy ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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cpamom55

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Viking - never again!

I just have to say it - we had an amazing time on the Rinda. All the staff worked hard to please the passengers. The food was excellent, the rooms were fine. Service over all was a 4 or 5. However, as ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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CaboMan333

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Viking Rinda "Paris" to Normandy

This was our first river cruise and we will definitely cruise with Viking again ... however, this cruise did not, as advertised, leave from Paris. Anyone who has researched this Viking itinerary probably knows ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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mamie44

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

So Good We Are Going Again

Bucharest to Budapest was our second cruise. Eastern Europe and the Danube River featured lovely small towns with down to earth experiences on a farm as well as large cities with the museums and cathedrals. The ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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evanvranken

1 Review Written

Excellent Trip

Everything about this trip met or exceeded our expectations. The pre and post-cruise hotel accommodations were excellent. Our cabin, with exterior veranda provided exceptional views. Cabin was comfortable and was ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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pvlinton

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great ship, great people. great destination

Viking has it down to a science! The river cruise was superb in every way. The happy-hour used to review the next day's itinerary+timing = fabulous! The moving of groups off the ship was smooth and efficient. City ...
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Sail Date September 2014


Viking Rinda Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.6
Dining4.04.7
Entertainment3.04.1
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation1.03.6
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.4
Service4.04.9
Value For Money3.04.5
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