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Passau Cruise Reviews

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Passau

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330

Very Good

34

Average

30

Poor

13

Terrible

8

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30 Passau Cruise Reviews


Billdref avatar

Billdref

3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Nothing special

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Chose this cruise for the Christmas Markets from Passau to Budapest with a 3 day pre cruise extension in Prague. The extension in Prague was outstanding, a beautiful city especially during this time. Viking ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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fireman999

6 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Interesting destinations, excellent crew, good food and excellent weather

We have been on a number of sea cruises previously and this was our 3rd river cruise that we chose for the destinations. We had not been on Emerald before so this was a new experience for us. We were met at the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Jeanne Gouse

4 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Not top notch!

I choose this cruise because I wanted to see Vienna but more so Budapest. We did add the Budapest extension and really loved Budapest and all we saw on our own. Viking hypes it's cruises as being the best but my ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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CarmenBizet

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Meh

I chose this cruise to see parts of the world that I have not seen. The crew were fantastic, always smiling and ready to assist. They all seemed to enjoy their job and were happy to be there. That makes a ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Roibert and Sandy

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not what we expected.

The Danube river was low therefore, we were bused to many of the destination we were originally supposed to cruise to and from. We were bused to Arnsdorf, Salzburg and to Regensburg, then again to Budapest, ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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cwaller

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Review of our river cruise Passau to Vienna.

We wanted to kick the Christmas season off right since our travel agent indicated to us that Prague would be highly decorated for Christmas, we would see a lot of Christmas markets and Europe does Christmas does ...
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Sail Date November 2018


Katie 2 avatar

Katie 2

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

We have just returned from the Viking Danube Waltz River cruise from Passau to Budapest with a pre cruise extension in Prague. We were very disappointed. We are not new to touring having done 6 cruises and 11 land ...
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Sail Date August 2018


Eam10 avatar

Eam10

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

This is our 2nd Viking river cruise so we had very high expectations. Viking can not help that the river was low but there should have been advanced warnings. The staff did their best to accommodate for ...
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Sail Date August 2018


Tarantella avatar

Tarantella

1 Review Written

Disappointed

We wanted a river cruise and found a lot of great revues The cabin was clean, window below the view line. Food was great, service too. I asked for no pork on my menus. Was totally ignored Almost ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Tamsstlouis

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First river cruise, last one with Uniworld

We chose the Enchanting Danube cruise mainly because my husband wanted a trip for his 50th birthday which included a river cruise in Germany and the Neuschwanstein castle. Uniworld offered both, plus a Generations ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Dutchie

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Veteran Ocean Cruisers do their first River Cruise

The river cruise industry is growing by leaps and bounds with 19-new ships sailing the rivers of Europe this year alone. Viking alone has 64 ships. So what’s all the fuss about. My wife and I have done 33 ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Shoeman1 avatar

Shoeman1

8 Reviews Written

90 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing to say the least. Uniworld is in declince

This was our 3rd Uniworld cruise and our last. The food was passable at best, with poor meat quality, limited fruits, and the worst bakery products ever. The chef is into recycling and as an example we had duck ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Firebob3 avatar

Firebob3

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great trip BUT........

This was a nice trip. BUT we paid to upgrade our room to a balcony suite and expected good views. But each night they docked next to another ship and our view was the room on the other ship. We could not open our ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Momattie

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not what I was expecting

I understand that river cruises have smaller ships and therefore smaller cabins. This was my first river cruise and I can only compare it to Regent Seven Seas, Paul Gauguin, and Carnival. This is not an inexpensive ...
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Sail Date September 2017


Banphe avatar

Banphe

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

The disappointment continues

This is part three of a three ship cruise that was supposed to be all on one boat from Bucharest to Amsterdam. Yet one more pack and unpack event in order to change boats again. The GOOD: once again, ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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JoyceandBenGrant

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Iconic Danube

Our cabin, though on the Sapphire Deck, had limited space for movement. The wardrobe and shelving space was adequate and the safe on a pull-out drawer easy to use. However, we chose a cabin with a balcony, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


marine81 avatar

marine81

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

My opinion

Saw the ads on TV and thought it would be a nice thing to try. It took us 3.5 hours to straighten out our flights that had been booked by the company. When we arrived, we were treated very well. There was a young ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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idoubtit

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

The Blue Danube - wasn't

Greeted at the airport as designed, to bad about the bomb scare, that was only a minor indication of what was to come!! Made our way to the Prague Marriott downtown, a very nice hotel, and greeted by the viking ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Lauriegrigley

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Not as good as expected from online reviews.

We chose this cruise for three reasons: first, my mom had always wanted to do a river cruise, second, the reviews for Viking were very good,and third, the itinerary was what we were looking for. We started in ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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pagcag

1 Review Written

No wheelchair assistance. Viking agent only wanted to sale the cruise.

Major problem exist with the Viking representative, she was not informed or had never taken the cruise we took. The information we had stated there was an elevator in the ship (There was not). There was no ...
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Sail Date October 2016


Barney1947 avatar

Barney1947

1 Review Written

34 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Prague Stay and Disappointing ARosa Donna 8 day Danube Cruise

The pre cruise 3 day stay in Prague, together with Vienna and Budapest were the high points of this, our second river cruise. The views from our Juliette cabin window were magnificent and come highly recommended.The ...
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Sail Date July 2016


Pabilord avatar

Pabilord

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Did not live up to what we were expecting

My wife and I decided to start our vacation with the Luftner option to visit Prague before our cruise. We arrived at the Luftner selected Prague Hotel and was immediately disappointed that there was no Luftner ...
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Sail Date June 2016


Globe avatar

Globe

3 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Could Have Been Better

This was our first time on a River Cruise and I did enjoy the overall experience of river cruising but would choose another company next time, in regard to some reasons listed below. This cruise was along the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


bookworm44 avatar

bookworm44

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Enchanting Christmas Cruise to Budapest

Christmas had gone (so markets were closed, that was fine - just a question of product title) enchanting it was not, a river cruise it was not, the ship only sailed at 1am when everyone was asleep, just one ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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showlover

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Disappointing River Cruise

In August of 2014 my husband and I booked an Avalon River Cruise from Prague to Paris to take place August, 2015. Unfortunately, our first night in Prague we learned that there was a barge loaded with steel in the ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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