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Passau Viking Prestige Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Prestige
Destination
Passau

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72 Passau Viking Prestige Cruise Reviews


LilyGE avatar

LilyGE

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful experience

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I went along on this cruise with my mother and her partner, not expecting a lot. I'd heard about the big ocean cruises which are like crowded, floating malls full of drunk people, and a million a la carte expenses: ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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hbcapital

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cruise was good. Leaving the ship was not.

Overall we had an enjoyable Danube river cruise, from Passau to Budapest, with a 3 day pre cruise stop in Prague. Danube water levels were fine and we had no issues going through the locks. Food was very good and ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Nidec

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Far exceeded our expectations

Have been ocean cruising for a few years now and thought we would give river cruising a try. We saw Jane Mcdonald on a Danube river cruise, liked the itinery, so started looking around. Viking seemed to get a ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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MrsBoxerDog

4 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

First River Cruise and All Round Enjoyment

This was our first River Cruise and one has to remember it's very different from the large liners which we're used to! Cabins smaller, but adequately furnished with well stocked toiletries in the bathroom. ...
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Sail Date July 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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Aroundtheworldinoneday

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excursion Guides

This was our first cruise with Viking and we truly had no idea how it operated. However, soon after landing in Budapest, after a cancelled flight, and the young lady that met us at the gate relieved our worst ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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TSG1423

1 Review Written

Fabulous!

We heard it was the best so we wanted to give it a try, was not disappointed. Right from the pick up at the airport to the friendly receptionist...especially Joanna to staff who escorted us to our ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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lbtopaz

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise Ever

I was extremely disappointed with this trip and it was # 1 on my bucket list for many years. Viking knew that the Danube was getting lower and lower by the day due to a severe drought. Instead of allowing us to ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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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


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Jenel

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Viking river cruise Danube waltz

My hubby and I had a great time on this trip. It’s our first time to cruise with Viking. We bought it with free air, it was a deal indeed! All meals are included. We arrived in Munich Germany, then drove for ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Famsw

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Danube Waltz - Wonderful first Viking River Cruise

We took the plunge and took our first River cruise with Viking in April. Overall it was an amazing trip with a first-class ship, service, crew, and ports. We can't think of anything they could have done better. ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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angelabyrd67

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beautiful scenery

We started out trip in Munich with a few days there and in Salzburg. Our guides were locals who knew just where to find a special place to dine or find a souvenir for home. We ran into a little bump in that we ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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mdbear

1 Review Written

Fun, Educational and Convenient Tour Along the Danube

The ads on PBS made the cruise look very appealing, and we were not disappointed. The crew and guides took such great care of us. We were never lost, uncomfortable, hungry or confused about anything during our ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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johnandsharon

1 Review Written

Exceptional Experience

Huge ocean cruise ships were NOT on our cruise list so when we discovered Viking River Cruises we decided to give it a try and we knew as soon as we got off the plane we had made the right choice! Greeted by ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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anticipate/cruiser

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

1st time Europe and river cruise a dream come true .

Cruise was outstanding in all ways. Pickup at airport as well on return to states all went with out any problems first clue showing Viking as a outstanding cruise company. The ships crew were outstanding always ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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rrandoc

1 Review Written

Wonderful staff

Our plane arrived in Munich early and we thought we might have to wait for the Viking staff to take us to Passau but that was not the case. Two charming women were there to greet us and from there on every detail ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Teresa P Cooper

1 Review Written

Fantastic!!!

This was our first River Cruise which e took to celebrate our 55th Wedding Anniversary. It was FANTASTIC!! We started on land in Munich, then to Salzburg; wonderful sites and wonderful guides!! Our actual Danube ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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bobsilver3

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Castle and Legends Viking Cruise

This was our third Viking cruise. We were not disappointed. Seeing 5 countries in such a short time was outstanding. The choices Viking made were excellent. The staff are top notch. The food was representative ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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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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Viking Enthusiast

1 Review Written

Castles, Alps, and Beautiful Cities on the Danube

We thoroughly enjoyed the experience.. The meals were delicious and the wine flowed. We met many interesting people; saw many interesting places. We loved the pre-trip to Munich and Salzburg. It was entitled ...
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Sail Date March 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


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jerrysuelong

1 Review Written

Loved the Viking experience.

We enjoyed this cruise from Prague to Budapest so much, that we came home and signed up for the Paris to Prague cruise this fall. The included excursions were all well done by local guides. Our captain met us each ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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JillAP

1 Review Written

Our Once in a Lifetime Trip, Part I

After seeing the ads on Masterpiece Theater, we started investigating the trip destinations and cost. Friends had taken a cruise the year before on the Danube and we decided to try that one first. Since this would ...
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Sail Date May 2016


Brilloe avatar

Brilloe

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Made the right choice.

We had never done a river cruise but always wanted to. We looked at many brochures and spoke to many peopled in our community who had gone on river cruises. My neighbor, who has been cruising for over 25 years sat ...
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Sail Date May 2016


Viking Prestige Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.4
Dining4.04.6
Entertainment4.04.1
Public Rooms4.04.6
Fitness Recreation4.03.3
Family1.01
Enrichment5.04.3
Service3.04.8
Value For Money5.04.3
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