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Viking Skadi
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108 Viking Skadi Cruise Reviews


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pprodey

1 Review Written

Ship change

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We started on Skadie, we loved everything about it. Especially the hospitality captain. The Dinner host went so far above & beyond it would be difficult to describe. Her services were so outstanding, they all ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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stanleynibs

1 Review Written

Danube Waltz

This was our first adventure on a river cruise and so we chose to sail with Viking whose name was associated with great service. Our expectations were far exceeded. Our normal vacation would include a beach ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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pret a voyager

2 Reviews Written

Grand European Tour (2018)

Ours was one of many river cruises affected by low water levels on more than one river, but we'd live in Germany during a drought year back in the 70s so weren't concerned. Leaving Amsterdam a day later than ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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RRupe

1 Review Written

We had a great time.

This was our first river cruise and we loved it. We have been on a couple ocean cruises previously but we liked the river cruise much better. The personal attention we received was great and the much smaller ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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kg4nls

1 Review Written

Tulips and Windmills bucket list

A bucket list cruise. Plus we love Amsterdam and the Netherlands. Crew and staff were A+ in every area. Room was very clean and had everything we needed. The large TV had information about our course and the next ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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navair4me

1 Review Written

Fantastic! we had never been on a cruise before...it was great.

we picked this cruise due to timing and locale , the staff was absolutely wonderful...food was great, best cruise director ever and the service from every aspect was fantastic. very clean and well kept facilities, ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jbestul

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amsterdam to Budapest cruise-a great time!

We knew people who had gone on the same trip. We were considering a Viking river trip and this one was what we wanted. We were able to see the Ann Frank house in Amsterdam, which is something we had really wanted ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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RustyMak

1 Review Written

Grand European Cruise; grand in every way

We chose the cruise for our 50th anniversary because of recommendations from friends. Everything ran so smoothly from the wonderful dining to the cabin care to the excursions. The crew went above and beyond to make ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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PG13

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Less than what I read about

A big problem is low water levels which isn't in Vikings control, but the choices they made didn't make for the best vacation. Late buses, locked bus bathrooms, ugly docking area, and no show shuttle to name a few. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Calbear71

1 Review Written

A Truly Grand Tour

I chose this cruise because of its itinerary. From Budapest to Amsterdam along the Danube, Mein and Rhine rivers was a truly incredible journey. So much history and art. The acommodations were like a 5 star ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Bakoguy3

1 Review Written

Grand European was Indeed.

We chose this cruise (Grand European) for the river destinations and on the whole were not disappointed. The outings were well coordinated, guided very well, extremely informational and the staff was exceptional. ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Travel Troupe

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Definitely not a Grand European River cruise

We commenced what was supposed to be our Viking Grand European river cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam with a Prague extension on 08/08/18. 3 days prior to the cruise departure from Budapest on 11/08/18, Viking ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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cindyp627

1 Review Written

It was so easy and fun

I thought it would be an easier way to see so much of Germany and Austria than to haul my suitcase across the countries. The cabin was comfortable, My favorite part of the ship was the lounge. It was a great ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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NameTaken

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Three weeks of exploring in luxury.

This cruise was highly recommended by our trusted AMA travel agent. My husband and I were not disappointed! From the moment our plane landed in Amsterdam we were treated to Viking’s amazing hospitality and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Jane Stash

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beat my expectations

Friends had taken this cruise a couple years ago and recommended it. We were interested in all the countries and ports in the Grand European Adventure. We spent 2 days exploring Amsterdam prior to the cruise and I ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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heidifriesen

1 Review Written

Tulips and windmills

I did this cruise as a mother and daughter cruise for mom's 80th birthday. The ship experience was great for her. She could relax on board when she was tired and go off the ship when she had the energy. She made ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Dustydog4Me

1 Review Written

Amsterdam Cruise including Tulip and Windmill Tour

We wanted to see the tulips and Amsterdam and many people recommended Viking. The dining on the Cruise was outstanding. The food was healthy. The portions were the perfect size. There were sufficient choices and ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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ILTravelers

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Spectacular Trip and Experiences

We chose to go on our trip several days early, to both enjoy the Amsterdam area and get acclimated to the time change before starting our river cruise. We were picked up at the airport and taken to our nice hotel, ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Mary.morvant

1 Review Written

I enjoyed everything about the cruise ship.

This was the Grand European cruise, beginning in Amsterdam, through many ports of Germany, Austria, and Hungary. I picked this cruise because I would be able to see more of the countryside when not on shore. I ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Fripou

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Dream vacation

Just loved River Cruise. The sights on deck, the dining experience no preferred seating, the extremely helpful staff, the outings at each port, so well organized and finally the cleanliness everywhere on board’ ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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doniscrusin

1 Review Written

Best Cruise

We wanted to try a river cruise and found it was so much more relaxing than ocean cruises. The service was wonderful as was the food. The small ship made it more likely to meet new people. The tours were well led ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Shepherdandflock

1 Review Written

Trans Europe River Cruise

We started with a few extra days in Prague which is well worth visiting with so many sights, food and interesting shopping venues. We then headed to our embarkation point of Budapest where after dinner the ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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lesuew

1 Review Written

Time Flew by

Heard from others that they truly enjoyed this trip, so decided to try it. Was not disappointed at all. Days flew by quickly because we were so busy in a nice casual way. Up early for breakfast and then off to a ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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phann43

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Smooth Sailing

I need to start this review by going to the end of the cruise first where we had booked the Prague extension from Budapest, before going home. If we had known this to be an 8 hr bus ride we would not have gone to ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Gaylelane

1 Review Written

Luxury Education

My late brother suggested that we do one more cruise together after last year's incredible Viking Budapest to Amsterdam trip in June of 2016. He felt life was short and ergo we need to do at least one more ...
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Sail Date July 2017


Viking Skadi Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.5
Dining4.04.7
Entertainment3.04.3
Public Rooms4.04.7
Fitness Recreation1.03.7
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.5
Service5.04.9
Value For Money4.04.5
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