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Viking Gefjon Cruise Reviews

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Viking Gefjon
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121 Viking Gefjon Cruise Reviews


Croatia2020 avatar

Croatia2020

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Grand European Cruise exceeded our expectations!

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We chose this tour because we could travel through Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Hungary and Czech Republic. Viking Gefjon is a beautiful ship with an outstanding, attentive crew. Our cabin was always fresh and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Lindsay Hughes

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Faultless Fortnight

We chose this particular cruise because it enabled us to see so many interesting and varied places. It certainly didn’t disappoint! The itinerary was amazing and varied and we were able to understand and ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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mtlawyer

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

What a Trip!

Having never been in Europe before or on a river cruise, my wife and I were interested in experiencing a river cruise to see if we would like others in the future. From the Viking folks that met us at the airport ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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berfoxy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great food, great service, great dining, all in all it was a great experience

Found our 14 Night Grand European Tour for the time of year and price that suited us. I would take another river cruise in a heart beat. Little disappointed when the walking track was closed for days on end so I ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Norma3254

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relax on the River

I chose this cruise because I saw pictures of the castles along the route and it included stops in cities I wanted to visit (ie Vienna, Amsterdam Passau). My sister accompanied me and we chose to add extra time in ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Grandma Rainbow

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing cruise, exceeded all expectations

I loved everything about this cruise (except the weather which was cold and rainy). Our cruise went from Budapest Hungary to Amsterdam. Castles, vineyards, beautiful scenery, churches, shopping, history, ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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gregmmm

1 Review Written

Viking was very good 10 years ago....this year it was even better!

We signed up for this cruise because it coincided with peak tulip time in the Netherlands. Despite the crowds Viking was able to provide access to sites that generally avoided the crowds and gave us a good insight ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Lampps

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Well drilled.

brochures and promo not accurate. We knew low bridges would restrict us from using the sun deck at time. But not for days on end. We knew at some ports of call we would be double and triple banked. It happened too ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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renatemunro

1 Review Written

Spectacular cruise with amazing things to see and do.

We always sail with Viking because they are so excellent at looking after you in every way. The food was wonderful, accommodations were impeccable, and the service was excellent. The places we visited were ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Pavlijc

1 Review Written

Excellent River Cruise Experience

Never been to Europe and never been on a river cruise. Been on several ocean cruises and really liked the “smallness” and tranquility offered by the river cruise. Selected this river cruise because of its ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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17buddy21

1 Review Written

1st Viking criuse! More to Come!!!!

We wanted to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary with a trip that was big and exotic! We travelled to Hawaii for our 35th anniversary and needed something bigger and better. We had been to Europe previously ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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captbobbywaltz

1 Review Written

Your choice, do I take one Viking Cruise a year, or two.

On our first Viking Cruise we had Viking make all our flight arrangements and this worked with out flaw, perfect, easy, zero problems. Yes I did check to see if I could get better connections, and cheaper fares on ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Strangford4151

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beware Dealing with VIKING

Seduced by masterful advertising we decided on a Viking cruise of the Danube. As a result of posted concerns about river levels, I waited until virtually the last minute before booking. Ten days before our intended ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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THSpano

1 Review Written

Fabulous cruise!

We totally enjoyed our experience from the beginning to end. Thanks in large part to the crew and our amazing Cruise Director Wez. He was funny, well organized, creative, and attentive. Amazed someone so young ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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ChrisF1

1 Review Written

No water! But who cared?

My husband and I were recommended this cruise by friends. Things did not flow quite as well as it had been planned as no rain meant very low water levels. So low in fact that at one point of the Rhine we could ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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David Greener

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Worst Europe vacation ever

My wife and I saved and planned for a couple of years to take a 14 day romantic river cruise through Europe, our dream vacation. It turned out to be the worst trip we have ever taken. To summarize; 36.45 hours ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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go2bch

1 Review Written

Fantastic if you are older

We truly enjoyed our cruise but were very glad we brought along three things: a deck of cards, raincoats, and our dear friends. The ship, staff, and food is all great. The itinerary was fine. The problem we ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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LindyLou2017

1 Review Written

Best holiday ever

I highly recommend this trip. We are actually looking at doing it again but in the opposite direction. We were in the lowest level on the boat and the rooms were fantastic. Good sized closets, excellent shower, ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Mhdesi

1 Review Written

Bucket List

This was a dream come true bucket list trip that we were fortunate to be able to do with good friends. We were NOT disappointed. The ship was lovely. The staff-delightful. Program Director Wez was a delight! So ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jmrutko

1 Review Written

Wonderful experience - few minor issues

The cruise was very enjoyable - staff of the ship was top notch. State rooms were clean, well designed with great attention to detail. Service was excellent. Food was good. We really enjoyed our wait staff. They ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Joe and Karen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

An excellent cruise with excellent cruise director and staff on beautiful ship

The trip was called Tulips and Windmills and included much more. My wife was more interested in the tulips and I was more interested in the windmills and technology. However the historical sights we visited were ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Hornman47

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Everything about the cruise was topnotch.

We have wanted to do a european river cruise for a very long time. The Budapest to Amsterdam cruise fit many of the countries we wanted to see. Viking picked us up at the Budapest airport and bussed us to the boat, ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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davidw9110

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruising among castles

We travelled on Viking 3 years ago and our friends have heard all the stories. 2 of them asked if we wanted to go again with them from Budapest to Amsterdam and there was no hesitation, we accepted. Our only ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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venice0803

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Viking Cruise Experience

Heard that Viking was an excellent cruise line. The ship, crew, food, and excursions were even better than we expected. Treatment by the Captain and crew was wonderful. They made us feel very special. We ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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PMSB

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking is the only way to travel on the river !

My husband, my sister-in-law and her husband and I, chose the Grand European River Cruise so that we could see ports the way the ancient merchants did. My travel companions had all been to Europe before, and saw ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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