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20 Apr 2016
“Loire Valley Viking River Cruise”
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“Loire Princess Cruise”
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

I have been on a number of Viking river cruises. The first, Douro River, was almost a disaster mainly because of the time of year and the weather. (See my review on that cruise.) This cruise was a pleasure. If I would offer one suggestion...More

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 13 September 2015

First season on a new boat and still needs a few wrinkles to sort out. The cabins are well fitted out with plenty of storage space and a good sized bathroom with shower that is easy to control. Beds are comfortable facing out. Dining room...More

3  Thank WUFFA67
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Not only the spectacular Chateaux but also the nearby villages in this region please the eye. In summer the Village greens put on a marvellous colorful flower display The Chateaux of Cher nonceu,Chamonix , Amboise etc are elegant and beautiful housing the Medici and Plantagenet...More

Thank justin w
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Loved the Loire Valley it's fabulous, a wonderful part of France and not to be missed. Go visit if you haven't already been. Can't rate it highly enough.

1  Thank JuHaHe66
Reviewed 9 June 2014

When we went to the Loire Valley, we decided not to hire a car and to use trains, buses and perhaps do a tour. It is quite easy to view a number of interesting Chateaux and Towns without hiring a car. A Tours is the...More

10  Thank marneyBrisbane
Reviewed 3 June 2014 via mobile

Having been here many times I'd never truely appreciated it's beauty and historic intrest until i went with my pregnant fiancé. Not being able to rush through and go on active days out (trips to local vin yards etc) we casually sauntered through the chateaux,...More

2  Thank WellTravelledYoungUn
Reviewed 10 January 2014

Loire is France`s longest river and its fertile valley boasts more than 1.000 great castles and quality vineyards. Loire`s wines come 3rd in France after Bordeaux and Languedoc. The castles usually produce their own wines and usually they are excellent. Not expensive for their high...More

Thank Mina P
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Quiet and wonderful scenery, filled with charming villages and towns, and outstandind castles along the river bank. Go to Tours, Amboise, Blois, and take a walk along the river. If you go to Amboise on sunday, you have a great market in the river bank.

4  Thank mariaanjos
Reviewed 25 May 2013

tranquil and wonderful scenery; interesting villages and towns along the river bank to stay; festivals and delightful restaurants too,

Thank Helena A
Reviewed 9 April 2013

The best advice I can give is to sign on to a all inclusive tour ie: Rick Steves, or rent a car with a good GPS system, learn to speak a few French words, and go for it. (hello, please, thank you, and bathroom) This...More

Thank Michael H
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