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Viking Truvor Cruise Reviews

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87 Viking Truvor Cruise Reviews


mrssinger avatar

mrssinger

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Once in a Lifetime Trip!

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I had always wanted to take a Viking Cruise and see Moscow and St. Petersburg. It met every expectation! Viking has a great itinerary - I signed up for just about everything!! Moscow and St. Petersburg are ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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PlayaAya

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

River Crising without Drama

We chose this cruise for the two end destinations - St. Petersburg which we had seen briefly in the past, and Moscow which we had no special knowledge about. The ports in between were not "must see" destinations ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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careddig

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking River Cruise of Russia from Moscow to St Petersburg

With a career in retail management, I traveled all over the world: Europe, Asia, India, but I never experienced Russia. As Viking Cruise HQ is two blocks from my home, I wanted to experience a Viking River Cruise. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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rleahy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Superb Cruise Everything Was Perfection

This cruise could not be better. We were impressed with the ads on PBS and YouTube videos and then we saw that they offered a Russian cruise which is one of my desired destinations. We expected a good cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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hectorotis

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Russia, Great Destination!!

Our 3rd Viking River Cruise was in Russia. On the Viking Truvor. The ship is nice, the rooms are nice.. It was exactly what we have experienced in the past. But food!!!! was a very different experience.. One we ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Jay Rupert

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Reasons for our travels abroad.

Few people travel to Russia so it gets peoples' attention when you tell them where you have been for the past couple weeks. They sincerely want to see photos and hear about the trip and it is more than just a nice ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Allane A

1 Review Written

30 Helpful Votes

Waterways of the Tsar

My husband and I are in our mid-fifties and wanted to see a lot of Russia but not be packing and unpacking so we thought a river cruise would be ideal. I went on a Viking cruise a few years ago with my Mom and told ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Leighites

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Interesting itinerary, wonderful tour manager Julia, great dining/service but...

A fascinating trip taken in mid September and we also enjoyed the pre and post stays in Moscow and Helsinki. Julia the Viking tour manager was a delight and the team of tour guides were very engaging and interesting ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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wacrusr

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A fascinating window onto Russia's turbulent history

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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truvor

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Intro to Russia

A comfortable leisurely way to an introduction to Russia, from large cities (beginning & end) to the countryside. We recommend ending in Moscow, making the whole trip a build-up. The ship was very comfortable, the ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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nelsonp1

1 Review Written

Outstanding trip, we visited many outstanding sites!

We had never been on a river cruise or travel in Russia and thought it would be an interesting way to visit Russia. We enjoyed the tours and the tour guides did a very good job explaining the sites we visited. The ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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bravokilo

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Viking + Russia = trip of a lifetime

My wife and I both thoroughly enjoyed this cruise, this vessel, and Russia. We made changes to our Viking-supplied air and had no trouble. (Another review takes great pains to spell out their horrible upgrade ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Lonsdale11

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing Cruise

Many,many passengers on this cruise caught a virus/chest infection within a few days of boarding, even crew had illness as I pointed out to a waiter who was serving us, his reply was that the on board doctor had ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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rcjoz

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful view of Russian culture

Rural look at Russian interior. Paid for transfer package - Our flight was late so we were left our own to get to the ship from St Petersburg. We gave advance notice of the delay. Some of the bus versus ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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NoViking

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great sights to visit, but don't go if there are things you can't eat.

Took cruise sincere a friend on the China tour / cruise told us how well the chef on that tour accomodated people with special diets. We contacted the Viking agent, discussed our problem in detail with her and ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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doogiecnj1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing Russia

Amazing sights and crew. Learned so much about Russian life and history. All the tours were fun and informative. As usual, the food and drink were excellent. The captain and crew were knowledgeable, efficient ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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RNewOrleans

1 Review Written

58 Helpful Votes

A Great Experience-Some tips you may want to review.

Truvor Waterway of the Czars-Fantastic cruise, boat and staff. Several tips and tricks you need to know before booking and while on board. These were learned from experience! Given a choice, Moscow to St. ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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sacfly

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Disappointed with Viking

This was my Mother's dream to go to Russia. So I went with her, she 80 and at times needs help getting around. She has taken four previous Viking River Cruises and loved them all. I have over 100 cruise days on ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Demelzabunny

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Nice trip but not enough shore/shopping time!!!

I went w/my aunt on this trip last May. We'd been to Russia before, and I speak Russian decently. If you don't speak Russian, you need to stick w/your guides, who were very good. Most people you will encounter ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Gary99

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise with very interesting city tours

We took this cruise to see Russia and meet some of the locals. Moscow and St. Peterburgs tours were more then we expected. We had plenty of time to explore the Red Square and the Kremlin tour was excellent. Our ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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rbmiers

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

The most wonderful vacation we have ever been on.

My wife and I wanted to visit Russia and we thought this would be a good way to see the country. We had no idea what a great decision we had made. From the time we landed in Moscow to the time we left to the ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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SydneyTourist

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic!

Wanted to see Russia! The cruise offered what I was interested. The excursions were very interesting and exceeded my expectations. The dining experience was great. The food was excellent, but our servers were ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Tom Curran

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Very good educational trip

We took this cruise to see places we never thought we would see. The excursions were very good, but the excursion to the northern island, while interesting, was a long way there and back. My major complaint was the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Photoquests

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

River Life

My favorite part of river cruising is viewing the life on the river, both human and nature. The cruise from St. Petersburg to Moscow was interesting but the wildlife was nearly nonexistent, mostly supplanted by the ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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drbuc2003

1 Review Written

St. Petersburg to Moscow on Viking Truvor - Delightful

Our main goal was to have time to spend in St. Petersburg to have plenty of time to visit the Hermitage and the Czars Palaces. We added 2 hotel days so we could hire a private guide and her car for 3 days to take ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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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