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Viking Var Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Viking Var
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12 Viking Var Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

mozart26187 avatar


1 Review Written

Viking - first class treatment


We sailed with Viking previously on the Moselle and Rhine. We wanted to sail the Danube and chose Viking. We love how they take care of everything once you arrive. A barge accident blocked the Danube causing us to ...
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Sail Date July 2018

rballgmh avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Most disappointing vacation I have ever taken

My family decided to do a special river cruise on the Viking Var sailing the Romantic Danube on August 17th. Like several others already noted, our experience was the worst we have ever experienced. I will not go ...
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Sail Date August 2018

Zarky avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

I would have paid the cruise price to not go!

Recommendations Supposed to go in the Var to Budapest. River was low so went on the Tor for one night transferred to the Var. We did cruise the Wachau Valley and then transferred to another Long boat at Vienna. ...
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Sail Date August 2018

dickrobertson avatar


1 Review Written

Viking Scores

We chose this cruise because we wanted to share the experience with family members who were able to travel at the time the cruise was scheduled. It also was after October 1 and the rates were lower then. The ship ...
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Sail Date October 2017

jennifernl avatar


1 Review Written

Above and beyond

I went on this cruise with my family who are former Viking cruise-goers. My first impression of the ship was that it was very nice and well maintained. You could tell the staff cared about the ship's presentation. ...
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Sail Date November 2017

Richaard avatar


1 Review Written

Superb in Every Manner

Although we are a seasoned cruise family, this was our first river cruise and our first venture with Viking. We were overwhelmed at virtually every aspect of our trip. Our room was well appointed and very ...
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Sail Date May 2017

Daty avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Above My Expectation

We chose this cruise for the places and the price. We really enjoyed this trip so much that we were delighted and eager to return. Delicious food, amazing staff, A1 service, really recommend. The tour of the Danube ...
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Sail Date October 2016

spitztj avatar


1 Review Written

Fantastic Voyage!

We had never been in this part of the world and this was the right time to see the sights, as well as spend some quality time with other members of our family. We were not disappointed in the slightest! We enjoyed ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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Sally Merk

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Looking forward to our next Viking Cruise.

My brother and his wife invited us to join them and their extended family on this Danube River Cruise. We are so glad we went. We arrived in Munich 4 days before the cruise and thoroughly enjoyed the sights. While ...
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Sail Date April 2016

jimhamal avatar


1 Review Written

Commemorating Our 55th Anniversary

Great trip that made is both eager to do another river cruise. The ship (Var) is very new as are most of the Viking ships. We spent three extra days in Amsterdam before the cruise, and really loved that very diverse ...
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Sail Date October 2014

AgouraTraveler avatar


8 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Amazing Experience

We had heard nothing but raves about river cruising, but we were still pleasantly surprised by the outstanding service, food, and itinerary of our Rhine cruise from Basel to Amsterdam. It was quite obvious that ...
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Sail Date October 2014

Grc2e0 avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome Cruise

Everything was great it’s just we had to transfer twice to two different ships due to low water level. The staff and service were excellent. Food was amazing. Just did not know we can get food in the middle of ...
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Sail Date November 2018

Viking Var Ratings

Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation1.03.4
Value For Money3.04.1
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