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Viking Legend Cruise Reviews

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138 Viking Legend Cruise Reviews


MtLamborn avatar

MtLamborn

1 Review Written

Enjoyed all the opportunities to tour various river towns on the Danube.

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We had no previous experiences on a Cruise or River Boat Cruises. This was our anniversary. We planned a great deal before venturing out. The Cruise line surprised us by noting that our cabin was upgraded to a ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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lynnie1107

1 Review Written

Beautiful cruise!

We chose this cruise for the tour down the Danube. Our first river cruiswe and we were thrilled. We met wonderful people and the staff was amazing. Very friendly and helpful. The food was delicious. The cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Lkeller

1 Review Written

Don’t go on this boat

The food and cleaning departments were super but the cruise directors were just horrible. 10 people were left behind in Vienna when a tour guide decided to leave 15 minutes early, guide and cruise directors didnt ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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DrDinoP

1 Review Written

Wonderful cuisine in the dining room and excellent guided tours ashore.

We loved the historical sites experienced in the wonderful free and optional tours of the itinerary selected by the designers of the cruise. Our selection of the excursions available provided excellent activities ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Pampeiffer

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Disappointed.

We have been on several Viking River cruises before. Sadly-the Legend is an old, tired, leased ship and is nothing like the Viking owned ships. No aquavit lounge for starters, so no great place to sit outside. No ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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ampearson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking river cruise disaster and they lied about what happened.

Viking Danube Waltz River Cruise August 2018. First two days in hotel due to low water levels. Fourth day in Vienna and ship broke down.p, generator failed. Spent three days trying to fix it but couldn’t. . ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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rf2018

1 Review Written

Danube waltz

We booked this cruise for it's Itinerary. Especially enjoyed the cities visited and the scenic countryside. The Viking staff was professional, accommodating, efficient, but not intrusive. The cruise director, as ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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DSD

7 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

The Meeting of History and Enjoyment

We have sailed on both Viking River and Viking Ocean ships, which we have enjoyed a great deal. When we saw the itinerary for this trip we decided to go. We are very glad that we did, because we had the most ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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BklynBrown

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Budapest or Bust

I've always wanted to take a Viking River Cruise and was finally able to check it off my bucket list this September. I'd heard many great things about them and wasn't disappointed. The service was impeccable, the ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Sally Nichols

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

We made the most of a poor quality cruise

We have had two ocean cruises on the small motor sailer Winds tar. Outstanding. We expected similar experience from the heavily advertised Viking Danube cruise. This was another low water summer, but we were lucky. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Pvsinger1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Spent 45 Minutes Cruising the Danube over 8 days! ABV (Anyone But Viking)

I am a repeat customer to Viking River Cruises. I will from now on highly recommend ABV (anyone but Viking) most of all due to the lack of customer service in spite of 5 notes to TellUs@Viking.com. We were given ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ChrisofBoise

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Viking Bus Trip instead of promised Cruise

STAY AWAY FROM VIKING RIVER CRUISES. THEY ARE INTENTIONALLY DISHONEST AND WILL CHEAT YOU IF ANYTHING GOES WRONG. Here is what happened to us. We just returned from what was intended to be a 7-day Danube Waltz cruise ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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geekette

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent, busy, scenic.

My mom likes to take her 3 "girls" (all in our 50's) on a trip each summer. This time she picked a doozy. We did the 7 night Danube Waltz with the 4 night pre-cruise extension (Munich and Salzburg). The hotels ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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johnpgault

1 Review Written

Budapest to Passau

This was one river cruise that I could go on by myself since I had nobody to travel with this time. The vessel was the oldest but very clean and well maintained. The bathroom was a little small but worked out ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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LPD11

1 Review Written

Legend lives up to its name

We traveled Viking several years ago on the Rhine, which was satisfactory but not over whelming. The itinerary and our familiarity with Viking,its ships.and on-board experience was determinative in returning to ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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janddbride

1 Review Written

Blue Danube

Second riverboat cruise, since enjoyed first one so much. Like personal touch of riverboats. Comfortable rooms and well-serviced. Get to know other travelers with open seating at all meals; have made many new ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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san diego senior

1 Review Written

Danube Waltz

We chose this cruise because we had never been to the cities and countries included in the tour. The entire experience was delightful, especially the food, staff, and excursions. We met some amazing people and ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Arleneg1

1 Review Written

Danube Delight

We were four women traveling together and decided to try a Viking cruise. First cruise was Paris to Normandy second cruise this year was Danube Waltz, and next year( yes I did say next year) will be the Rhine. We ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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samiscruisin

1 Review Written

Danube Waltz

My best friend and I chose this trip for a special 60th birthday cruise and a retirement present for myself. As first time cruisers of this type we thought an all inclusive escorted cruise was the way to go and it ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Bpm1019

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

My first river cruise

Great destinations, all stunning European cities, met many interesting cruisemates.State room was adequate enough, although small. Ship was dated, looks like a refurbish is in order (carpeting). The crew were ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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KathyfromFlorida

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Danube Waltz, wonderful times

This was our second Viking River cruise. We liked the inclusiveness of the Viking River cruises. We had free air, with transfers, an included excursions each days with Optional excursions to choose from. I liked ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Jmgood3

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great renovated ship, superior service

We were “warned” that this ship was on its last legs for Viking. I hope this is not the case. We sailed her last week from Budapest to Passau. The ship was completely renovated. New carpet, furnishings and ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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gr8fulnurse

1 Review Written

You can never go wrong with Viking!

Loved everything about it. Great cabin, excellent services. Clean, food outstanding. Love how they serve regional dishes at different destinations. This time, we didn't do the formal dinners/dining rooms. We ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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dantoft

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Comfortable yet sophisticated

The Danube River is a main artery of the Austro/Hungarian Empire. The local guides at each port of call took us on coach and walking tours. Their personal as well as their academic knowledge of the local history ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Jparkes

1 Review Written

Danube Cruise

My wife and I wanted to travel the Danube with friends. Viking provides an excellent way to see Europe. The service is first class, the food is excellent, and the tours are wonderful. Guided tours in the morning ...
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Sail Date August 2016


Viking Legend Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.3
Dining4.04.5
Entertainment3.04
Public Rooms5.04.5
Fitness Recreation3.03.5
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment3.04.4
Service4.04.7
Value For Money4.04.3
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