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Viking Prestige River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Prestige
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

34

Very Good

7

Poor

2

Terrible

1

Cruise type

River Cruises

46

Romantic Cruises

19

Senior Cruises

19

First-Time Cruisers

12

Family Cruises

9

46 Viking Prestige River Cruises Cruise Reviews


jcarden avatar

jcarden

1 Review Written

Very enjoyable experience

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Had heard about Viking from friends, but this was our first on-board experience. What a treat it was! Couldn't have been a smoother transition from plane to ship and back to plane. The tour director met us at ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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angelabyrd67

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beautiful scenery

We started out trip in Munich with a few days there and in Salzburg. Our guides were locals who knew just where to find a special place to dine or find a souvenir for home. We ran into a little bump in that we ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Enchanted Traveler

1 Review Written

Cruising Down the Danube

Had no idea what to expect and it was wonderful from the get-go. We traveled with two other couples and loved everything about it! One couple was experienced in traveling and kept everything going smoothly for all ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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wobo

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Castles and Legends Viking Cruise

The Viking river cruise staff from cruise director, concierge, dining room waiters, house cleaning workers continue to be superb. They get to personally know you despite the short time you are on board. The on board ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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blueridgecat

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best travel experience of my life!

We had wanted to do a river cruise for some time and had heard only good things about Viking. Now we know why! What a wonderful experience from start to finish. We opted for extra time in Budapest (and would go ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Knitalot

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyed it so much we're going again.

This Viking Cruise was the second for my husband and me. We were so impressed with Viking on our first cruise, that we decided to go again. We chose the Danube Cruise because we had heard that the scenery was ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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annfawver

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Danube

Everything was excellent! I felt like a queen. This was my first luxury vacation. It was wonderful. I would go again in a heartbeat! The hotel in Salzburg was an experience, that I will carry with me all my ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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jcbbennett94

1 Review Written

Great trip to remember.

This was a wonderful cruise. Staff was excellent. Food was outstanding. Service aboard the ship just can't be beat. All staff are very friendly and enhanced the trip. They work very hard at keeping you happy . ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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ghs5000

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Viking Cruise Is A Wonderful Experience

Rather than review the destinations that Viking River Cruise took my wife and I (and extended family) on the Danube River cruise from Passau to Budapest venture July 12-19 2015, I am going to review Viking itself ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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fulliej

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Superb Birthday Cruise

Fantastic cruise on the Danube to celebrate my birthday. Excellent ship - crew very friendly and helpful. Nothing too much trouble. Ship spotlessly clean, good sized French balcony cabin with very comfy bed. ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Tztraveler

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Danube Waltz

Just returned from a Viking River cruise from Passau to Budapest. Overall a wonderful trip. We were in a cabin on the main deck. Very nice cabin with plenty of hanging space and drawer/cabinet space. You don't ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Greylock Traveler

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Our Viking Danube River Cruise

Along with 8 other friends we started our European adventure with 3 nights in Prague. None of us had ever River cruised before, or been to these countries so we wanted to maximize our vacation. Our hotel in Prague ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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joeblow23

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


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Mikihiko Goto

1 Review Written

Danube Waltz

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the trip. It was one of the best trips we have made. The local guided tours were excellent and free time allowed us to further the local experiences added wonderful memories. All ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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debundy

1 Review Written

Danube Walz

My wife, Nancy, was sick when we came aboard, had to obtain a Doctor immediately, and she was sick the whole cruise which clouded my review of this trip. However, under these circumstances, I did enjoy the trip. The ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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margotstanley

1 Review Written

We'd come again!

Slight hiccup at the start when we had to embark at Bratislava rather than at Budapest and so lost out on seeing Budapest at night. However,once the cruise really got started we were so impressed. We especially ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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patmstoker@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

Mr and Mrs STOKER 2nd river cruise.

Having been on a river cruise before we knew how good everything was when previously went on the Rhine river cruise the year before ,this time we went with friends that we had recommended the holiday to and by the ...
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Sail Date March 2014


jaczel avatar

jaczel

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

EPIC!

More that I had imagined! I have always heard of these great European River cruises from friends and fellow cruise goers but I never would have imagined the level of service they offer. I've had the opportunity to ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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Lynne Innes

1 Review Written

No rating

A Prestigious Cruise

This was my first cruise with Viking and it was so much better than I anticipated. From the moment we were met at Munich Airport to the departure In Budapest there was nothing I could find nothing to even moan ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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poohstix

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


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jwittbra

1 Review Written

Wonderful trip!

My husband and I spent a wonderful week on the Viking Prestige from Sept. 7 - Sept. 14, 2014 from Passau, Germany to Budapest, Hungary. Viking arranged our flights and transportation from the airport in Munich to ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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nancy237

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Did not meet expectations

We have traveled with Viking on 2 previous cruises and had high expectations for this cruise. The 1st night was spent in a hotel because the Prestige had a generator problem. Once the issue was resolved and we were ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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n.cartwright

10 Reviews Written

88 Helpful Votes

No rating

5 star all the way.

Viking Waltz, Budapest to Passau, August 2014 on the Viking Prestige. Just returned from the holiday. OK, I’m easily pleased but I can’t say I’ve ever experienced anything like it. It was 5 star all the ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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glickelise

1 Review Written

Wonderful Experience with a minor exception

If we had to do again, we would add on 2 days to our stay in Prague and we would NOT have chosen the Lobkowicz Palace extension mainly because of all the steps involved which caused me to injure my hip. I actually ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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Snorre the Sage

1 Review Written

A Viking on the Danube

We took the Danube Waltz cruise on the Viking Prestige from Budapest to Passau. It was our first river cruise and, overall, we enjoyed the experience. On the upside, the ship was immaculate. It was modern, ...
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Sail Date July 2014


Viking Prestige Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.4
Dining4.04.6
Entertainment4.04.1
Public Rooms4.04.6
Fitness Recreation4.03.3
Family1.01
Enrichment5.04.3
Service3.04.8
Value For Money5.04.3
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