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Viking Prestige First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Viking Prestige
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12 Viking Prestige First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

lindathibeault avatar


1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise


This was my first river cruise. I had never been to Europe. I had to go by myself as my friends could not afford the cost. I felt I got my money's worth and more. From the minute we landed in Germany I had no ...
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Sail Date September 2015

GMcQ avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very Enjoyable Cruise

My wife and I took this Danube Waltz cruise as a thirtieth anniversary trip. We are first-time river cruisers. The Viking Prestige was a great ship, with more amenities than we expected. I'll start off with the ...
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Sail Date September 2015

BarbEVJ avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Birthday and Retirement Cruise

My friend choose the Danube Waltz cruise for her birthday/retirement. We both had wanted to try a Viking cruise but I would never have chosen this trip and am very happy she did. I learned a lot about these ...
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Sail Date May 2015

joeblow23 avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent cruise experience!

We had an excellent time on our cruise. Viking does a great job. The boat was very clean and comfortable, the food was interesting and there was plenty of it. The crew were very helpful and very knowledgeable, ...
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Sail Date October 2014

poohstix avatar


1 Review Written

Fabulous holiday

This was our first cruise of any type. We arrived when dinner was well underway and we were not especially impressed by our reception - we were somewhat hassled to get into dinner (they knew we would be late ...
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Sail Date May 2014

Huncha avatar


1 Review Written

Great Cruise on the Danube

Everything exceeded our expectations. The brochures, TV advertising, and information received beforehand was very helpful and accurately portrayed what the trip would be about. Especially appreciated by us, first ...
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Sail Date April 2014

VancouverGeorge avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Prestige - Cities of Lights

We have traveled extensively and always independently. This was our introduction to group travel. With absolutely no interest in being confined to a ship with thousands of passengers we chose a river cruise with 188 ...
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Sail Date May 2013

chocolatier avatar


1 Review Written

15 Day Grand European Amsterdam to Budapest

Viking went totally beyond in meeting our expectations. We were met at the Amsterdam airport and taken immediately to the ship. We dropped off our luggage and toured the Amsterdam Canal (on our own) before ...
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Sail Date August 2012

VicksVaporRub avatar


2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

The Grand European Tour on the Viking Prestige

My husband and I just returned from our first cruise. We are casual people that enjoy history, art, and site seeing - the river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest was perfect for us. We will definitely go on another ...
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Sail Date June 2012

meredithmn avatar


2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Viking Prestige Grand European Cruise AMS to Budapest

I loved river cruising. The best times were spent in the front of the boat watching the world sail by. The stateroom was well appointed and the bathroom sufficient-the shower was large by European standards. The ...
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Sail Date May 2012

wauki avatar


1 Review Written

Nibelungen road

For me this cruise was going up memory lane. In 1952 I went from Passau to the Austro-Slovak border in my kajak. This time I went by Viking River Cruise from Budapest to Passau and didn't have to paddle, nor was ...
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Sail Date April 2012

Viking Prestige Ratings

Public Rooms4.04.6
Fitness Recreation4.03.3
Value For Money5.04.3
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