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Viking Skadi Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Skadi
Destination
Departure Port

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Excellent

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Very Good

3

Average

1

Poor

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Terrible

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Cruise type

Senior Cruises

27

River Cruises

17

Romantic Cruises

11

Family Cruises

8

Entertainment Cruises

7

27 Viking Skadi Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


pprodey avatar

pprodey

1 Review Written

Ship change

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We started on Skadie, we loved everything about it. Especially the hospitality captain. The Dinner host went so far above & beyond it would be difficult to describe. Her services were so outstanding, they all ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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navair4me

1 Review Written

Fantastic! we had never been on a cruise before...it was great.

we picked this cruise due to timing and locale , the staff was absolutely wonderful...food was great, best cruise director ever and the service from every aspect was fantastic. very clean and well kept facilities, ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jbestul

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amsterdam to Budapest cruise-a great time!

We knew people who had gone on the same trip. We were considering a Viking river trip and this one was what we wanted. We were able to see the Ann Frank house in Amsterdam, which is something we had really wanted ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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heidifriesen

1 Review Written

Tulips and windmills

I did this cruise as a mother and daughter cruise for mom's 80th birthday. The ship experience was great for her. She could relax on board when she was tired and go off the ship when she had the energy. She made ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Fripou

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Dream vacation

Just loved River Cruise. The sights on deck, the dining experience no preferred seating, the extremely helpful staff, the outings at each port, so well organized and finally the cleanliness everywhere on board’ ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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doniscrusin

1 Review Written

Best Cruise

We wanted to try a river cruise and found it was so much more relaxing than ocean cruises. The service was wonderful as was the food. The small ship made it more likely to meet new people. The tours were well led ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Merrithew

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic Time

We had previously been on the Viking River Cruise from Amsterdam to Basil. Thoroughly enjoyed it and decided to take a longer cruise this time. Viking lives up to its advertising. The ship is spotless, Staff ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Ann Weyhausen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

It was an exceptionally great experience. My first european cruise!

Being I was alone, I wanted a smaller ship with a smaller number of passengers. Viking had the European Cruise I wanted & a the ship size, plus the accomodations were excellent. The food, service people and the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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ccesews4u

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Four Countries, Three Rivers and 67 Locks on this Grand European cruise

This Grand European river cruise has been on my wish list for a long time. We started in Budapest on Saturday, May 6, the Skadi is a lovely ship, our cabin was nice, it would have been nice to have two chairs ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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cdwmba

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

First River Cruise

I selected this cruise because the itinerary has been on my fridge for 4 years. The price dropped and I got a awesome deal. River cruising is different than ocean cruising so do not expect the same food, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Susan E. Crews

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Could not have been better

Helpful staff, great food, fun excursions--definitely met our expectations! We were pleased with all aspects of the cruise. For example, we had concerns about visiting Brussels after the recent terrorist attack, ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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gasman1205

1 Review Written

Viking River cruises a must do

After 3 days touring Amsterdam, we embarked on a 15 day cruise to Budapest. The viking experience was as envigorating as it was relaxing. Their daily guided tours at each city were captivating. An english ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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Len1947

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful European Cruise

We took the Grand European cruise because it was on sale, we wanted to take a last minute trip, and we had never done a river cruise. In February we had travelled through Australia on our own ,so we're looking ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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bigelowaf

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

River Cruise of a Lifetime!!

We wanted to celebrate out 60th wedding anniversary (Sept), but needed to go early to see the tulips! We had visited Holland 20 years ago and had on our "bucket list" for years. The longship was beautiful, the ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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KSKLEIGH53

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A Most Exceptional Experience on the Viking Riverboat Skadi Grand European Tour

My husband and I sailed on the Viking Skadi Longship from 24 June to 9 July, 2016. Here are major observations and comments: - It was the BEST TRIP we have ever taken in our lives! - The Viking longship, ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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bigelowaf

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

A Really Great Cruise

This was a great experience. We were celebrating (early) our 60th anniversary and had Tulips and Windmills on our Bucket List". Ratio of crew to guests was 50/174; a great mix. Tour guides were all ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Schrader

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amsterdam to Budapest: Rhine and Danube Carried Us Through History

We wanted to sail on the Rhine and Danube Rivers. The trip started in Amsterdam, and the tulips were in full bloom. We decided when making reservations to spend two extra days in this wonderful city and area. ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Justdoit!

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

They are selling a DREAM! We were WAY Disappointed!

This was cruising for the totally gutless traveler. If you are totally new of overseas travel it might be good otherwise, no. EVERYTHING is totally scripted you are on a bus tour most days while your ship is ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Semmons

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Christmas Markets Cruise

I made this cruise with a long time friend who loves to travel, loves Christmas, and loves to shop, like me! Our transfer to the longship went off without a hitch. Our ship was the Skadi. What a wonderful crew! ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Cruiseqween

1 Review Written

Viking Skadi

We were a group of 4 women. Three of us had traveled together before. We flew into Amsterdam two days befor the cruise. Unfortunately the luggage for two of us did not arrive with us. So, we went shopping. Viking ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Trudy Veitch

1 Review Written

Riverboat Tour

We booked our riverboat cruise one year before our departure date in order to get the dates we wanted. When we arrived at our home airport (Halifax) we were told that Viking had booked us on two flights on the ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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lynnshar

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest

My wife and I highly recommend this cruise. We enjoyed the many tours (and the organization of groups according to their fitness level) and the valuable information provided by the tour guides. We had plenty of ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Incartek

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Professional but Overpriced, and a Bad Booking Experience

Overall Thoughts about Viking There is no doubt about it, that Viking is a professional organisation who knows how to run river cruises and to make a cruise happy. The crew are well informed, attentive and ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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NeillBeavers

2 Reviews Written

Great Service

We were very impressed with the service on Viking. At the Airport in Amsterday, we put our Viking sticker on and within a minute were met by an extremely friendly guide who took over our baggage and got us quickly ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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phinaeus

1 Review Written

Amsterdam - Budapest; smooth sailing but tired by the end!

I booked on impulse late and got the last available cabin,but it was an upgrade for the price and on the top deck which gave excellent views. Amsterdam to Budapest and the lot in between, including locks. The cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2013


Viking Skadi Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.5
Dining4.04.7
Entertainment3.04.3
Public Rooms4.04.7
Fitness Recreation1.03.7
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.5
Service5.04.9
Value For Money4.04.5
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