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Viking Alsvin Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Alsvin
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

17

Very Good

6

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

23

Romantic Cruises

18

River Cruises

17

First-Time Cruisers

13

Family Cruises

9

23 Viking Alsvin Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


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vindil19

1 Review Written

Our First Viking Cruise, but hopefully, not our last.

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We always wanted to take a river cruise with friends and the Paris to Prague trip satisfied all our desires with stops that we wanted. We had been on several ocean cruises, but this cruise, this ship, and the Viking ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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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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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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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


DiFred avatar

DiFred

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Falls short of one aspect

We chose the cruise because of the cities we were visiting and the brochure which spoke to some education regarding the history. The service was wonderful. Food was good but definitely not exceptional . I ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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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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Lexymarty

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

3 generation cruise and the staff made it great!

My mom, my daughter and I traveled together. I think it was harder for my daughter to engage because at 18 she was the only person in her age range on the ship. The outings were great for all and the optional events ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Quiltgal55

1 Review Written

Wonderful. Loved it

Upon arriving at the airport, we were shuttled off directly to the ship. The captain took us on an extra special cruise down the river that evening, past the Hungarian Parlament buildings Which were all lit up for ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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redfan

1 Review Written

What a trip!

We liked the route starting with two days in Paris and ending with two days in Prague. In between we cruised the beautiful Main, Moselle and Rhine rivers. For North Americans I would recommend arriving a day early ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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dptennessen

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Relaxing Time

We choose this cruise since a went from Budapest to Amsterdam, and some friends were doing the same cruise. We embarked on time and when we got to Amsterdam there were not problems with disembarkation. The ship, ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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vanipes

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time river cruisers!

We chose this route because of the itinerary, as well as the ship! We wanted to be able to take in Amsterdam, as well as the other ports along the way. The excursions were well planned and informative. They ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Shantzyboy

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Viking River Cruise, Europe 2016.

We have friends who are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this summer and wanted us to join them on this river cruise. We have done 6 ocean cruises but this was the first river cruise. It was great to be ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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chambe2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A trip one would love to repeat!

We had previously been on a Viking river cruise along the Yangtze River in China and loved it. We have also traveled on several ocean cruises with a variety of cruise lines, along with a number of land tours. Our ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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surfcitylawyer

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Late Fall from Amsterdam to Budapest

My wife and I have travelled internationally a fair amount. First time was in 1976 (London, Edinburgh, Canterbury, Brussels, Amsterdam, Köln, Heidelberg, Munich, Paris) with a Eurail pass and getting hotel rooms at ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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dtietze

1 Review Written

Budapest to Amsterdam with Extensions in Both

This was our second visit to Budapest after a previous cruise on the Eastern Danube from Bucharest. Budapest remained spectacular. The location of the pre cruise hotel Budda Hilton was great. It was centered on ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Heather McPherson

1 Review Written

Extraordinary River Cruise!

Our first ever cruise, we loved it, best thing we ever did & would love to go again when we save up enough money. It was beautiful & well organised. We were welcomed on board & departure was just so well organised. ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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NancyW1

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Grand European Tour with a 4 day Extension to Prague

Trip of a Lifetime & Excellent! The Viking Longship Alsvin was outstanding in terms of staff, service & attention to detail. The food & entertainment were superb & the regional daily tour guides were very ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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MengahV

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best Vacation Ever!

Just back from the Grand European River Cruise, on Viking Alsvin, from Budapest to Amsterdam. Exceeded our expectations! The Viking Longships are beautiful. Very impressed with everything on the ship! Cabins were ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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psboykin

1 Review Written

Budapest to Passau

The whole atmosphere was delightful and I enjoyed the trip very much. There were just a few things that could be improved such as our cabin was right under the entrance to the boat and you could hear all of the ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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amsdf

1 Review Written

Fabulous,! Just Fabulous!

This was beyond our expectations. We have been on ocean cruises in the past, and expected tis to be similar. The only similarity is water! This was so enjoyable...the ship was spotless, the crew couldn't do enough ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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swifty47

1 Review Written

Fantastic Viking cruise!

We decided to sail with Viking on the Cities of Light cruise on the recommendation of friends we had talked to about Viking. The only caution I may have is to say that this is not a cruise for children. We had ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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npatselas

1 Review Written

Paris, Castles on the Rhine and The Eiger with fresh snow

It was our third trip to Paris but a wonderful introduction to the charms of the Moselle and Rhine, ending with the majesty of the Alps and the pleasant surprise of Zurich. Each of the towns on the Moselle and ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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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