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Viking Alsvin Cruise Reviews

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86 Viking Alsvin Cruise Reviews


bryken avatar

bryken

1 Review Written

Swiss Alps to Paris and everything in between

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This was our 4th cruise on Viking and as usual it was absolutely amazing. The excursions were fantastic. We started with a walking tour of Zurich & then the cog rail to the Swiss Alps. Yes it was cold and snowing, ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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pauljeselnick

1 Review Written

Cities of Light

We choose this cruise to celebrate our 30th anniversary and return to Europe after a long absence. We had a great time, met lot's of great people and visited some amazing places. Everything was first class and we ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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PW Lefter

1 Review Written

Splendid way to travel

This has been on our bucket list and didn't disappoint! The staff was very attentive and professional. Smiles everywhere! We didn't have to lift a finger. Our dining room stewards couldn't have done a better ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Moonlion

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Cities of Light: close to 5 stars

We just got back from the Cities of Light cruisetour (August 7-18th, Prague to Paris on the Alsvin) and had a great time! This was our second Viking river cruise having gone on the Danube Waltz last summer ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Armetta

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Rhine River, Prague, Paris, and Viking!

Viking's reputation for excellence is well deserved; they know what they are doing. We looked for a cruise that included Prague and the Rhine River. I can't get enough of river cruising with villages that have ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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claudenewton

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We got it right when we chose Viking River Cruise

"We have always toyed with the idea of a European River Cruise, but never thought we could afford it. We have always wanted to see Paris, but thought we could never afford it. We have always wanted to visit ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Lashl

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

It was fabulous

We choose this river cruise because we had heard so much about Viking and wanted to see for ourselves. We loved all the stops and the staff were excellent in helping us every step of the way. The ship was ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jsutro

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

"Cities of Light" Shine Brightly

Viking made the whole process easy and seamless from our arrival in Prague to our departure from Paris. The cruise director was friendly, knowledgeable, accommodating, entertaining--both fun and funny! The on-board ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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lchrzan1207

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

"Cities of Light" Europeon Adventure

We cannot say enough great stuff about Viking. We were worried about going to Europe for the first time. We were afraid of not knowing the languages or how to get around, etc.. Well, going through Viking was a ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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DEPrice

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic food; great tours/explorations; better accommodations than many hotels

We wanted a cruise that included Prague. This cruise started there, ended in Paris (always a pleasure), and gave us the chance to see many parts of southern Germany we had not seen before. The ship cabins were ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Aurora1525

4 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Quite an Adventure on the Cities of Light Itinerary!

The Cities of Light itinerary is different from other Viking cruises. We stayed in a hotel in Paris along with our fellow cruisers for two nights, before taking a bus through Luxembourg to Trier where we embarked ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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pem309

1 Review Written

Good time with Viking

We wanted to try a River Cruise. We don’t especially like the big Ocean cruises with 2000-3000 people. Those always feel like a ‘Cattle-call’ when embarking and debarking. Our River Cruise was not like that ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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francismarlow

1 Review Written

Main River Cruise with Viking

Wonderful cruise! Superbly-maintained ship! Interesting, mature fellow passengers! Great food! Beautiful accommodations! Very EASY and comfortable!! A great experience! We were very impressed with Viking and we will ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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elysende

1 Review Written

Great Vacation

Staff was friendly and helpful. I'm handicapped so I liked that there was a separate tour that went slower for those of us that couldn't walk that much. The staff were so attentive they had me on the easy tours ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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murrence

1 Review Written

Our "Heritage" Dream Cruise

When my husband and I planned our retirement, we promised each other cruises to the lands of our heritage - his, Scandinavia-German, mine Hungarian-German. We took care of the Scandinavia part 2 years ago, so this ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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TravelJoJo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful cruise

We loved everything about our Viking cruise Paris to Prague ! Viking has an Amazing staff. They Viking staff are superb!! They were Professional, courteous, and friendly !! They appeared to Anticipate our every need ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Bob Edinger

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

History Lesson for Port that we Stopped In

A friend talked us into it and it was great experience from start to finish. And everyone of the staff made a great experience including the Program Director Bojan Bozic. He went all of our city tours and he made ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Citygirl44

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Trip of a lifetime

Our trip, the City of Lights tour, started in Prague and ended in Paris. After a wonderful two night stay in Prague, we traveled by bus to Bamberg to embark on our cruise on the Main, Rhine and Moselle Rivers. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Windyprof1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent way to see so many places!

This was our third Viking River Cruise and it was, as with the others, an excellent experience. The Prague-to-Paris trip is a blend of motor coach sight-see and transport, as well as river cruising, This aspect ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Canadiana

4 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise but tours could be improved

We are experienced cruisers with many Ocean cruise under our belts. This was our third river cruise, the second with Viking. Our experience was overwhelmingly positive. The transfers between the airports and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Cruise novice 887

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Very relaxing and informational trip

We hoped to get a good feeling of Prague and the castles on the rivers traveled. We did all that and more. Super food and drink, great accommodations and very responsive crew. Castles at night were a particular ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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kgoodwin

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Outstanding!

This was our first River Cruise so we weren't sure what to expect (we've taken several ocean cruises). The ship was beautiful and clean and designed so efficiently that is seemed much bigger than it actually was. ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Njragon

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Enchanting river cruise

I love the small ships. Very intimate and easy to meet new people from around the world. There were no language barriers. The ship is elegant and the staff is superb. We were treated like royalty the whole ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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ClayAtfield

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful Experience

Wanted to see Germany and wanted to revisit Prague and Paris. Everything about this trip was first class: rooms, food, service, excursions. We especially liked that all the tour guides were specific to each locale. ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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1wjensen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Castles everywhere

After a week long cruise the year before we thought two weeks to places we haven't visited would be great. We enjoyed wonderful weather, beautiful scenery and made new friends. The boat has a great design. Very ...
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Sail Date August 2016


Viking Alsvin Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.6
Dining5.04.7
Entertainment4.04.3
Public Rooms5.04.7
Fitness Recreation1.03.8
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment5.04.6
Service5.04.8
Value For Money5.04.6
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