Viking River Cruises Service and Awards - Onboard Services, Cruise Line Honors | The Cruise Web

Viking River Cruises Service & Awards

The Viking Rivers cruise staff is on hand to help you with any query. The staff on the ship cook, clean and even educate you on the history and culture of the region you are sailing through. Viking even has a service guarantee where a refund is guaranteed if you feel the line’s standards are not met.


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  • Concierge Service
    The concierge aboard Viking Rivers’ river ships have lots of contacts and are always ready to make you a reservation at a special restaurant or get you tickets to an opera performance, or the theater. Once again, the name of the game is destination immersion.




Viking River Cruises Awards:

  • Travel Weekly Readers' Choice Awards: Best River Cruising (2018-2006)
  • Conde Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards: #1 River Cruise Line (2018)
  • Travel Weekly Magellan Awards: Gold for Overall River Cruising (2018)
  • Travel Weekly Magellan Awards: Gold for Overall River Cruise Ship, Viking Longship Herja (2018)
  • Luxury Travel Advisor's Awards of Excellence: Best Luxury River Cruise Company (2018, 2016)
  • USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards: Best River Cruise Line (2017, 2016)
  • Town & Country Cruise Awards: Best for Suites + Design (2016)
  • Cruise Critic Editors' Picks Awards: Best River Cruise Line (2016-2011)
  • Fodor's Travel: 10 Best River Cruises (2016, 2015)
  • Travel Weekly: Best River Cruise Line (2016-2006)
  • TravelAge West: Best River Cruise Line (2016-2006)
  • Porthole Cruise Magazine Readers' Choice Awards: Best River Cruise Line (2016, 2013, 2011, 2010, 2008)
  • Travel + Leisure Annual World's Best List: #1 River Cruise Line (2015-2004)
  • Cruise Critic Editor's Picks: Best New River Ship – Viking Longships (2015)
  • Cruise Critic Editor's Picks: Best River Cruise Itineraries (2015)
  • Conde Nast Traveler's "Gold List" Reader's Choice & Best Small Ships (2013-2004)

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