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Viking Buri Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Buri
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

16

Very Good

1

Poor

2

Cruise type

River Cruises

21

Romantic Cruises

19

Senior Cruises

19

First-Time Cruisers

9

Entertainment Cruises

9

19 Viking Buri Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Lesadickson

1 Review Written

Lived up to the hype!

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We contacted Viking initially because of a special price which included free air fare. However, we were sold by the incredible sales representative we had. He was knowledgeable, friendly, and extremely helpful. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Smeaton-Dembo

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cruise Outstanding but Flight Scheduling Horrible

We, husband (75) and wife (62), have completed three Viking River cruises; Bordeaux (16), Rhine (17) and lastly Rhone (18). Our latest Viking cruise was up the Rhone River in France, from Avignon to Lyon, 28 ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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carlsonp1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Memorable Cruise

We chose this particular cruise for the time of year (less crowds), climate conditions (temperatures) at that time of year, the historical aspects of the region, as well as the availability of cabins on board. With ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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richbarbjackson

1 Review Written

Lovely experience

I chose Viking because of the 2-room veranda suite. I compared the suites from all other river cruise lines and Viking had everything I wanted: my own personal veranda, spacious rooms, wonderful shower. It was my ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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bifocalpear

2 Reviews Written

Cheese, wine, happy folks!

For my sister's 65th birthday, we decided to cruise southern France with Viking. She & her husband started with the pre-cruise stay in Nice (which they loved), and my cousin and I joined them on the ship at Avignon ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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albumom

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Cruise

We had been to Paris three times, but we wanted to see Provence, and this trip provided that for us. We took a pre-cruise extension in Paris and Dijon/Beaune, which was absolutely delightful. Our tour director ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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BillSlater

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our First River Cruise

Dear friends asked if we'd like to join them on a Viking River Cruise. We had not been to Europe before and thought if ever now would be a great time with our friends who travel extensively. We were very pleased ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Madowling23

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Romantic Cruise

We extended the cruise by staying 3 days in Paris before boarding our ship in Lyon. We had a wonderful time revisiting sites and dining at wonderful restaurants. Viking arranged for a high speed train to take us ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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EmptyNesting

7 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Slow paced in the South of France

This was out first river cruise, after several ocean cruises previously (Seabourn, HAL, Celebrity, Cunard). We selected this particular cruise because it synched up with business travel and included Avignon as a ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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sweet memories

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our 40th anniversary! The best ever!

We chose to celebrate our 40th anniversary 2016 on a Viking River Cruise from Lyon to Provence after once again visiting my best friend in Paris where she has lived since '69. We began our travels in our late 20's ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Don P.

1 Review Written

The Gauls & the Romans

Survey tour of southern France Traveling without repacking each day meant more time to relax and enjoy. Living on a hotel that is at the center of each city makes for the best experience. The crew was attentive ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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bobbi243

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fabulous start to finish.

Our friends invited us to go and gave us the contact of Colley Croteau. We are first time cruisers and just loved everything. The room was lovely. The bathroom floor was heated which was beyond wonderful. The ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Mary Kelley

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Cruise Surpassed Expectations!

My daughter & I went on this cruise together. She did the research to learn about suitable cruises in our budget & time frames. Also, people she knew had taken Viking cruises & described & recommended this Rhone ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Hector Luis

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A sucess story

First time expererince. Small number of passengers. Places to visit. Personnel atention was exceltional. Our bags did not arrive in time but the persistence and professionalism of the staff made a diffrence and they ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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lamone

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Informing arriving guests of active gastroenteritis infection

Boarded Viking Buri 9/27/15 from Chalon France for Portraits of Southern France 8 day cruise. Checked in, welcomed, and then unpacked in our stateroom. Later we reviewed the cruise materials. Read a notice: ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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profrt

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not My Cup of Tea

The Good: The crew, the staff, the boat. We splurged on an Executive Suite and didn't regret it for a moment. Spacious and well laid out, the stateroom easily allowed this earlier-riser husband to avoid ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Saunalad

1 Review Written

Southern France On The Rhone & Saone

This Viking River Cruise way exceeded our expectations. The scenery, the ship, the staff, and the meals were outstanding. Tour guides were great and knowledgeable. Very satisfied with our economy cabin. I highly ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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lmalopy

1 Review Written

A "taught" ship and cruise!

Everything was performed with CH precision! Ship was immaculate and tours excellent throughout. Everything was flawless!! Food-excellent and ample. Viking post add-on to Paris performed perfectly. Airport transfers ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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semlyn

1 Review Written

An unforgettable experience

because we knew from previous experience the high standard of Viking and we had not been to the south of France before we chose the Lyon and Provence trip which met our expectations perfectly. We particularly ...
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Sail Date April 2019


Viking Buri Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.5
Dining4.04.5
Entertainment3.04
Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation1.03.4
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.3
Service4.04.8
Value For Money4.04.1
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