Fantastic Danube

Viking Jarl Cruise Review to River Cruises - Europe

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 23

Overall rating:

4.9 out of 5
Viking Jarl

7 Night Romantic Danube Westbound (Budapest To Nuremberg)

Sail date: December 15, 2019

Ship: Viking Jarl

Cabin number: 106

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Other than a little fog in Budapest, we had fabulous weather so the trip was perfect. Nuremberg Xmas market was way too crowded. Go early in the morning to avoid the crowds.


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Only one dining room & one quick bite area on the longships.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Small longships do not many activities. Shuffleboard, putting green & walking track only.


4 out of 5
One type of local entertainment in the lounge every evening after dinner followed by music & dancing.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Cabin small but functional for the little time spent there.

Ship tip

We were unaware that you do not spend the entire day at some of the ports until we received of daily newsletter.

Ports of call

Budapest, Hungary

5 out of 5

Vienna, Austria

5 out of 5

Krems, Austria

5 out of 5

Passau, Germany

5 out of 5

Regensburg, Germany

5 out of 5

Main/Danube Canal Transit

5 out of 5

Nuremberg, Germany

5 out of 5


5 out of 5
Was this review helpful? 13

1 Comment

Leave a comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Other reviews of this sailing