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Viking Rurik River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Rurik
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Excellent

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Very Good

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Cruise type

River Cruises

15

Family Cruises

2

Senior Cruises

2

Group and Theme Cruises

2

Expedition Cruises

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15 Viking Rurik River Cruises Cruise Reviews


gerstner avatar

gerstner

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Moscow to St Petersburg

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I really enjoyed the cruise because; It was small The food , service and ambiance was great The meals were excellent and I appreciated the the many choices and the portions were just right for me. The lectures ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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rosevbonnar@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cruise from Moscow to St Petersburg

It was fantastic on so many levels. It was more than I ever expected. The crew was so professional and personable. Loved the meals and the wine to go with. Loved the tour guides on the ship. They were very well ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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rhona.wmasonnternet.com

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

No rating

Rurik Tsar cruise review

We both really enjoyed this cruise. It was to celebrate our Silver Anniversary and lived up to our expectations. The junior suite was lovely and all the staff were excellent. All the trips and events were fabulous ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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Professor Nic

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Russian Cruise Was Incredible!

I am not easily impressed, but our first river cruise (Moscow to St. Petersburg) was just great! Russia was so surprising - I grew up thinking that all buildings in Russia were old and gray. Just the opposite: ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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gord.haddock@sasktel.net

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Rules the Rivers

Wow, where to begin. We would have never travelled to Russia on our own. After seeing how Viking handled our two week "Grand European" tour in 2013 from Budapest to Amsterdam during the "500" year flood, we knew ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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bonja

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Rurik Russian Cruise a Gem

My first river cruise easily won me over to this type of travel. As a former independent, backpacking traveler, I was skeptical taking a "tour package". Viking River Cruise offered me beautiful accommodations, ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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tobique33040

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

No rating

If you go to Russia, go with Viking!

We just returned from Waterways of the Tsars and fell in love with St. Petersburg and the Russian countryside. Our cabin was on the highest cabin deck, and we enjoyed sitting on our veranda during the cruising ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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kateh48

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent

We had never been on Viking River Cruise previously, but the line was highly recommended by our travel agent as well as a friend who has been on a Viking river cruise previously. We cannot fault the line, staff or ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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Wander58

15 Reviews Written

44 Helpful Votes

Moscow to St. Petersburg on the Viking Rurik

This was our 4th Viking cruise and it was as wonderful as all the others. We started our trip with a couple extra days in Moscow. Since we felt that the Viking price of $1200 for 2 nights seemed high and I wanted to ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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ChiliChild

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

No rating

Moscow-St. Petersburg

We enjoyed the Russian river cruise on the Rurik in September 2013 from Moscow to St. Petersburg. We were impressed with cruise director Kris and hotel director Caroline and how well they ran the cruise, ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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fastbailer

6 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Eastern European Staff Produces Viking Flop

After hearing several favorable reports on Viking River cruises we signed up for the Odessa to Kiev cruise on the ship Lomonosov, now being refitted to look like the Viking Rurik, but with the same staff. Our ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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trurodoc

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Rurik Waterways of the Czars

I've just returned from the September 17-29 Viking Rurik Waterways of the Czars cruise. The ship was a pleasant surprise, considering some of the reviews I'd read here. It has been remodelled and is more attractive ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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vanilla1207

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Viking's Waterway of the Tsars

Viking's Waterway of the Tsars river cruise is one of the most interesting trips I have ever taken. The few days we were in Moscow, we went to the Kremlin, saw the changing of the guard, went into Stalin's bunker ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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J.ST.MI

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Cruise from Moscow to St. Petersburg

One can only say this was an awesome cruise! The Ship (recently refitted Viking Rurik), Cabin, Food, and Staff were outstanding. We had a Jr. Suite and many rooms had verandas. We departed from Moscow visiting ...
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Sail Date August 2012


criticbob avatar

criticbob

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Waterways of the Czars - Viking River Cruise

Cruise was nearly perfect. Food was generally good and crew was wonderful. Our tour guide Sasha was very entertaining. The 3 days in Moscow were eye opening. City is NOT dark and Stalinistic. Red Square and ...
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Sail Date June 2012


Viking Rurik Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining3.04.4
Entertainment4.03.9
Public Rooms4.04.7
Fitness Recreation2.8
FamilyN/A
Enrichment4.04.7
Service4.04.8
Value For Money5.04.6
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