Always continual improvement from Viking

Viking Jarl Cruise Review to River Cruises - Europe

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 30

Overall rating:

4.9 out of 5
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Viking Jarl

7 Night Romantic Danube Westbound (Budapest To Nuremberg)

Sail date: December 15, 2019

Ship: Viking Jarl

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: TBA

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Now on my fourth Viking Christmas cruise and this was the most enjoyable of all. From booking to excursions I have witnessed nothing but improvement from Viking since 2010.


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
After four Viking river cruises this one showed the most culinary improvement

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Children's Programs

no children on board

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Out of four Viking river cruises this ship had the best staff

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Out of four Viking river cruises this ship had the best housekeeping

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Really good decision to buy the extra space, especially for a couple with different sleep patterns and temperature requirements.

Ports of call

Budapest, Hungary

5 out of 5

Vienna, Austria

5 out of 5

Krems, Austria

3 out of 5
The previously included Melk Abbey is far better than the Gottweig Abbey

Passau, Germany

5 out of 5

Regensburg, Germany

5 out of 5

Main/Danube Canal Transit

4 out of 5

Nuremberg, Germany

5 out of 5


5 out of 5
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