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Viking Bestla Cruise Review to Europe

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 70

Overall rating:

4 out of 5
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Viking Bestla

14 Night Grand European Tour Westbound (Budapest To Amsterdam)

Sail date: October 11, 2015

Ship: Viking Bestla

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 207

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Review summary

The ship was beautiful, the staff was extremely friendly, courteous and proficient, the food excellent, the chefs more than happy to make a special meal without onions just for me and the sites while cruising truly amazing. The excursions where interesting and enjoyable, but rather monotonous after the 7th day. Too many churches, castles and same repetitive history facts.  Wish we would have had a lot more "free" time exploring the cities themselves. Needed at least 2 days in certain cities like beautiful Vienna.  To us, the 2 hours touring the windmills in Kinderdijk was just a waste of our time. We never even had the opportunity to see the actual city. 

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
There weren't any


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Beautiful, comfortable bed, great view from the balcony.

Ports of call

Budapest, Hungary

5 out of 5

Bratislava, Slovakia

5 out of 5

Vienna, Austria

5 out of 5
Too short of a visit. Needed 2 days here.

Melk, Austria

5 out of 5

Passau, Germany

5 out of 5

Regensburg, Germany

5 out of 5

Nuremberg, Germany

5 out of 5

Bamberg, Germany

5 out of 5

Wurzburg, Germany

5 out of 5

Wertheim, Germany

5 out of 5

Cruise Rhine River

5 out of 5

Koblenz, Germany

5 out of 5

Cologne, Germany

5 out of 5

Kinderdijk, Netherlands

3 out of 5

Amsterdam, Netherlands

5 out of 5

Traveler Photos

Beautiful views while cruising
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