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Bill'sBride
Member Since 2013
1 review
73 forum posts
4 helpful votes
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. Outrage stateroom was kept ... Read more
sbayne
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
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. (Not so much water). Read ... Read more
LYNDA TRUHN
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
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 lots of exciting things ... Read more
MaraLee
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
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 to do over again, we ... Read more
cruising pat4156
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
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 Snelly went out of his ... Read more
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lefant
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
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 Amsterdam and Belgium. The ... Read more
Ken Zoellner
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
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 and attractions of ... Read more
enchanted48
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
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 top notch . The dining ... Read more
JMEdgar
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
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 definitely a great trip. ... Read more
305porter
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
2 helpful votes
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 excellent. I love that ... Read more
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JanHusker
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
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 boat was beautiful and ... Read more
kgsports@yahoo.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
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 notch and as friendly ... Read more
Ranting Bill
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
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 appreciated that the costs were ... Read more
Tim$$
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
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 mechanical problem. But the ... Read more
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bocsaway
Member Since 2014
1 review
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 smoothly. The rooms are ... Read more
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Teachergal52
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
2 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
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 shout out to Jackson ... Read more
Robs58
Member Since 2015
1 review
5 helpful votes
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 main dining room, the ... Read more
KaittyKat
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
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 board with fabulous ... Read more
Ernie Coffman
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 helpful votes
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! Most of the tour guides ... Read more
balabosha
Member Since 2013
1 review
32 forum posts
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 and were in our cabin ... Read more
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rclementtx
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed June 2014
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 hospitality, history, food and ... Read more
catgros
Member Since 2014
1 review
Sailed May 2014
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 was outstanding! We ... Read more
nannaterry
Member Since 2014
1 review
Sailed May 2014
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 a Veranda Stateroom and ... Read more
TravellingTigg
Member Since 2013
1 review
5 forum posts
2 helpful votes
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. We left our patio doors ... Read more
oceanpath
Member Since 2007
13 reviews
41 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed October 2013
Background: Experienced cruisers (40+, many lines), married, Mid 60's. First time River Cruise General: As a first river cruise, I will try to report things unique to river cruises rather than compare to other lines or cruises. By far the ... Read more
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