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Viking Truvor River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Truvor
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

14

Very Good

1

Average

4

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

24

River Cruises

21

Romantic Cruises

8

First-Time Cruisers

8

Luxury Cruises

6

21 Viking Truvor River Cruises Cruise Reviews


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wacrusr

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A fascinating window onto Russia's turbulent history

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We were invited to join friends on this cruise and are so glad we did. Our cabin was on the lower deck (230) and was very comfortable. It was above the water level and had a full picture window, unlike the standard ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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kroberton

1 Review Written

31 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise - Superb Service

We cruised from Moscow to St Petersburg on Viking Truvor. We had a Verandah A stateroom. Room was very nice, although quite small....which is to be expected on a river cruise. There was adequate storage for all ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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LizGait1

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise

Outstanding crew and service - our cruise was simply magical! The guides were exceptional - highly knowledgable and always went out of their way to accomodate special needs. Great variety of shore excursions or ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Oldbloke49

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Who could ask for anything more?

August last year, perhaps a little late in the season but our fault we chose it. The first couple of days are spent in Moscow, one of those places that not so many years ago was almost impossible to go to. We had ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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TaborPDX

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful trip, good tours, great service

We were first-time river cruisers and had such a good time that we already have booked another one. We like the more intimate feeling of a longship, especially the open seating at meals. Informative lectures helped ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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HappyHubbyHelper

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The Cruise is excellent (5). The pre-cruise and post-cruise arrangements bad(0)

AS this is my second Viking Cruise I had high expectations and once I got to St. Petersburg and on the boat everything was excellent. The Boat, the crew, the food, the drinks, the entertainment... it was all top ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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thom378

1 Review Written

No rating

Exceptional two weeks

This was our first river cruise and we were very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the experience. The tours were fantastic, the tour guides exceptional, and the on-board lectures very informative. The food and ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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sammyjo7

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Ok but don't go for the food!

The cruise was great fun and the positives were: 1. Staff friendly 2. Tours were on the whole good value for money 3. Cabin was clean and comfortable 4. Free water was very welcome Negatives: 1. Food was hit ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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Ellival

1 Review Written

Russia's Wonders

My husband and I are both retired, and enjoy traveling frequently. The ship we were on this time, the Truvor, was an older type river ship, but was in excellent condition and appeared recently refurbished. Our room, ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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FortyNinerLiz

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Absolutely fabulous

This was one of the best cruises we have ever experienced!!! The staff were fabulous!!! Our tour guide, for the whole cruise (Victoria) was extremely experienced and just a wonderful representative of her country!!! ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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Cowan MBE

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Waterways of Tsars

After a stress free flight from London Heathrow my wife and I enjoyed 12 days of luxury cruising between St Petersburg and Moscow. The ship was very well appointed and spotlessly clean. The on board staff were very ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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Rita Kirsch

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

An A+ Trip in Russia

Warren and I thoroughly enjoyed our trip from Moscow to St. Petersburg, Russia in July 2014. So much so, in fact, that we put together a booklet containing historical facts, our insights, and pictures of the sites ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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keepitup

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

A memorable experience

We had a fantastic trip filled with memorable experiences. Russia is an amazing country with awe inspiring monuments, museums, culture and heritage. The people are proud of their country and welcome visitors. They ...
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Sail Date July 2014


Old Pete avatar

Old Pete

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Lomonosov & Footsteps of the Cossacks Cruise

To give some background to our trip - I was born in Odessa Ukraine, and have been contemplating for some time to introduce my wife to the city and the country of which she heard so much. The Odessa-Kiev cruise on ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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SFCruiser1948

1 Review Written

Russia on Viking Kirov

We traveled on Viking's Waterways of the Czars river cruise on the Viking Kirov, starting in Moscow June 12th, 2011 and ending in St. Petersburg on June 24th. We have only done one other river cruise, which was on ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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agb40

1 Review Written

Russian Adventure

We have traveled extensively, but have only started our cruising career. We have had two extensive cruises, one for 26 days, and the other for 30 days. Cruising is our preferred method of travel in the future. ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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gaptooth

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

No rating

To Russia with Great Expectations (Apologies to Dickens)

The Moscow to St Petersburg Cruise on Viking Kirov [now called Truvor] which my wife and I took cost us £6000 not including spends. We were impressed that so many excursions were included but these were all to ...
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Sail Date July 2011


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swl781

7 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Embarrassment of riches

What a wonderful river cruise in Russia. We started in Moscow, where we lived on the boat for 3 days and did local tours, then cruised for 5 days, with stops each day, then spent 3 days in St. Petersburg with local ...
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Sail Date July 2011


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BlueAngel1009

2 Reviews Written

Greata First Viking Experience

This was our first big river cruise and we are so happy that we chose Viking. Our cabin was small, but adequate. We had a wonderful view of the river (unless we were tied up next to another ship in port). I brought ...
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Sail Date June 2010


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SpecialEnvoy

1 Review Written

Viking Kirov river cruise? Nyet!

The Viking River Cruise "Waterways of the Czars" (July 31 - August 12, 2009) was our first cruise experience, and will likely be our last. While we enjoyed Russia and its many attractions, we were very disappointed ...
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Sail Date July 2009


Viking Truvor Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining4.04.5
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms3.04.3
Fitness Recreation1.02.9
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.6
Service4.04.7
Value For Money5.04.2
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