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Viking Eir Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Eir
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16 Viking Eir Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

ccheitmeier avatar


1 Review Written

The Rhine Getaway


The beauty and the history was the leading factor. I chose Viking because of the stellar reviews. The food was not as elegant as I expected. I probably was looking for more of richness of the French since we did ...
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Sail Date August 2019

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2 Reviews Written

Rhein - the Bus Way

Our family has spent many happy time son the Rhein, while I was growing up there, we love Germany and the castles we knew we would see. This was our 2nd Viking Cruise and we were all (4 of us) very excited to go. ...
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Sail Date October 2018

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great trip

Just one optional tour off the ship did not meet my expectations. The other optional tours were good. Although the walking tour to see the windmills was a cold and blustery day we went anyway. Guide was very ...
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Sail Date December 2018

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4H4 Ranch

1 Review Written

Ultimate Rhine Journey

Our Journey from Amsterdam to Basel on the beautiful Rhein was a once in a lifetime experience. The accommodating crew were always there to make our every wish a reality. From the waiters to the bartenders to the ...
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Sail Date December 2016

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1 Review Written

Rhine Getaway

I chose this cruise because it repeated some places I had been with some new places such as Colmar, Strausborg, and Basel. The service was excellent, the food delicious, and the excursions expertly led by local ...
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Sail Date December 2016

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Incredible crew and absolutely amazing experience

We used to pride ourselves on traveling on-the-cheap. We chose Viking because we were due to travel and the Viking offer looked fair. Also, the planning of our own trip was becoming burdensome. We took a chance ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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1 Review Written

Beautiful cruise through the Rhine Valley

We cruised the Rhine River valley through Germany from Basel, Switzerland to Amsterdam, Netherlands. We enjoyed the excursions at each stop as well as the scenic river cruising days aboard the Viking Eir. The ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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Dit Clapper

13 Reviews Written

86 Helpful Votes

1st Time River Boat Cruiser -- Probably the Last

Our Profile: my wife and I are young 70 year-olds. We are both very fit and we both are very careful about what and how much we eat. No fatty meats and I don't eat pork - opposite diet to what Germans crave. ...
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Sail Date November 2016

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2 Reviews Written

An Excellent Trip

This was our second time for this cruise. The first time was a Christmas Market cruise. This tile we traveled with family, our son, daughter-in-law and two teenage granddaughters. This was our fifth Viking cruise ...
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Sail Date July 2016

keno940 avatar


2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

3 Countries in 7 Days

After doing some research and consulting our travel agent, Viking and the itinerary looked to be ideal for our desire to see several European countries on one trip. The Viking Eir was launched earlier in the year so ...
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Sail Date August 2015

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1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Elegant Relaxation

My husband and I have been on quite a few ocean cruises but this river cruise was the best we have ever been on. What a way to relax and enjoy the beautiful countryside along the Rhine and just float along a quiet ...
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Sail Date June 2015

Helene9863 avatar


1 Review Written

Rhine River Getaway

Loved the cruise. Only wish I could walk better. At times just walking to the bus was a chore. Our cabin was always ship-shape when we returned from our excursions. Service in dining room was excellent. Only ...
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Sail Date June 2015

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1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Don't Tell

We sailed from Amsterdam on the Eir and enjoyed the first four nights. The trip was to be seven nights, ending in Basel.The chef was excellent and we had a happy ship. Due to high water we were transferred by bus to ...
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Sail Date May 2015

Garbear9999 avatar


1 Review Written

Beautiful cruise on the Rhine river

We chose this cruise because we wanted to see Switzerland, Germany,France and the Netherlands. Germany in particular because our heritage is Germanic. We enjoyed the great service and food on board the ship and ...
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Sail Date June 2018

hesson avatar


1 Review Written

the Rhine getaway

we had been looking at this cruises for at least 2 years. Friends that had been on the river cruise highly recommended this cruise. we were celebrating our 30th anniversary and choose this one. Liked the idea of ...
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Sail Date October 2019

Sdyarman avatar


1 Review Written

Amazing adventure

This adventure was over the top. The staff was excellent in serving the guests. Every detail of the trip was superbly executed. I would do it again. The shore excursions were well plans and guided for specific group ...
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Sail Date October 2019

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