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Viking Baldur First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Baldur
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

11

Cruise type

River Cruises

27

Senior Cruises

21

Romantic Cruises

18

First-Time Cruisers

11

Family Cruises

9

11 Viking Baldur First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


Ian Schofield avatar

Ian Schofield

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Grand European Tour

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2015 saw our first river cruise of what promises to be many. My wife and I had probably the best vacation that we have ever had. We had previously experienced Ocean cruises but we found this to be the most relaxing ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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gormot

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Rhine, Wine, and Luxury!

Our 30thieth anniversary needed to be something special and the advertisements for Viking Cruises looked as if a river cruise would fit the bill. Booking was easy and talking with Walter and making the arrangements ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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RetTeach

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Grand European Tour

Three days before leaving we received an email stating the Baldur would not make it to Budapest in time for our departure due to low water levels. We were to meet the Viking Magni. Upon our early arrival at the ...
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Sail Date September 2015


Teachergal52 avatar

Teachergal52

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

An Amazing 14 days

Have to admit this was our first cruise of any kind. We had a fantastic time on the Baldur!! the crew was amazing. Jens, the Hotel manager was always available. The crew was friendly and very obliging. A special ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Teachergal52

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Grand European Tour

Back yesterday from 14 glorious nights on the Viking Baldur/ and Magni. It was our very first cruise ever..to celebrate my retirement and our 30th Anniversary. We arrived in Amsterdam late as the airport was fogged ...
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Sail Date October 2015


Sheldon Miles avatar

Sheldon Miles

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A Viking Cruise Is The Only Way To Go.

This was our first cruise and we had no previous experiece to use as a criterion for this one. We chose Viking instead of one of its competitors because of its reputation as the most expensive cruise line, and the ...
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Sail Date April 2015


dpaddle avatar

dpaddle

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Amazing Grand European Cruise

Our first cruise ever and it was beyond all expectations. We pre stayed two days in Budapest at the Hilton over looking the Danube and had a relaxing time to get our clocks straightened out before the actual cruise. ...
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Sail Date May 2015


rickhourie avatar

rickhourie

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise, there will be more! Grand European Tour

Everything was first class. From the arrival at the boat and 4 men in red shirts met our taxi and just took over the unloading of our many bags. Their comment was "this is your vacation". So special. It only got ...
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Sail Date May 2015


Robs58 avatar

Robs58

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Thanks Viking for the most amazing river cruise!

I recently travelled from Budapest to Amsterdam with my Mum on the Viking Baldur. What a fabulous trip! Everything about the ship was wonderful, from our cabin (though on the small side), to the lounge and bar, the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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jwmurphy56

1 Review Written

Legends of the Rhine; Strongly Recommend

This was our first Viking River Cruise and we depending strongly on reviews to choose our trip. In the course of our week long cruise we found that most of the other passengers had taken a previous river cruise with ...
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Sail Date April 2015


suzannels avatar

suzannels

1 Review Written

"Baldur was the god of light and joy". This ship was aptly named. My sister and I felt full of joy as we cruised along the rivers from Budapest to Amsterdam. We were so comfortable and so well looked after by Niko, ...
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Sail Date May 2014


Viking Baldur Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.7
Dining4.04.8
Entertainment3.04.4
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation1.03.8
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.7
Service4.04.9
Value For Money3.04.6
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