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Viking Forseti Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Forseti
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9 Viking Forseti Cruise Reviews

Marjorie J. Douglas avatar

Marjorie J. Douglas

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beware of Viking Cruise Line


I chose this trip because I had traveled with Viking twice before and had two wonderful trips - both were top of the line. Not this one. We were told that Viking now has 58 ships and is building two more. With a ...
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Sail Date April 2018

beth singer avatar

beth singer

5 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

What a disappointment after going to China with Viking

We were expecting the same or better experience on the Viking Forseti in France that we had with Viking on the Yangste in China. However, it turned out to be nothing like the china experience. it was hard to ...
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Sail Date April 2018

musucian avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Quite a boring cruise with awful communication from the staff

We have been on several Viking river cruises before, in German and Russia and had very good holidays. The problems with communication on this trip started as we arrived at the port when the person who was supposed ...
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Sail Date March 2018

regtir avatar


8 Reviews Written

66 Helpful Votes

So Disappointing

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and based upon Vikings advertising. We have been on about a dozen river boat and this was the most disappointing. First, while the were breakfasts were well done, ...
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Sail Date October 2016

taffyt avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Don't waste your money.

This was far more of a floating hotel than a cruise, although the "hotel" itself was very nice. The ship is fairly new, well appointed and the staff were fantastic. Our complaint about the ship itself was the fact ...
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Sail Date May 2015

LadyDeeDee avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

I feel as though this was false advertising

This is not a river cruise. The ship is used as your hotel and you are bused practically everything. It is also not a Wine Tour. In 7 days there were 3 wine tastings. The first one at Chateaux Lalond was excellent ...
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Sail Date October 2014

Jackjaguar avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Bordeaux River Cruise

This was my sixth VR River Cruise and it was by far, my least favorite. The food was mediocre, at best and there was very little to see at each of the stops along the way. The best part of the trip was the three day ...
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Sail Date September 2014

corieltauvi avatar


8 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

..and when they are bad they are horrid.

We suffered Viking River Cruise's Forseti for the first of this season's week long cruises out of Bordeaux, France. It was our worst cruise ever, by far. We have cruised over fifty times, over 300 nights with ...
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Sail Date March 2014

DEL3 avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Never again on Viking.

My daughter and I traveled in late March in the Bordeaux region with Viking. It was our first with Viking and our second river cruise. We will never travel with Viking again nor could we recommend them. Besides of ...
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Sail Date March 2018

Viking Forseti Ratings

Public Rooms5.04.7
Fitness Recreation2.03.4
Value For Money4.04.4
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