Go Back  Fodor's Forum > Travel Topics > Cruises
Reload this Page > The Baltic - When itinerary means everything

The Baltic - When itinerary means everything


Sep 21st, 2017, 10:42 AM
Original Poster
Join Date: Sep 2017
Posts: 15
The Baltic - When itinerary means everything

This was a cruise that was seriously on the bucket list - We looked a lot at the various routes and various timescales and for us in the end we settled with this route because it really gave us all we needed. We were so lucky (I know as we had spent a year watching and reading friends reports on the rain and clouds) - the weather was 90% perfect. Also the third party company we settled on for our tours were fantastic in all the ways you would want. - small groups, great transport and most importantly fantastic guides (and yet still cheaper than the cruise companys)

ighten is offline  
Reply With Quote
Oct 1st, 2017, 09:01 PM
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 1,174
I enjoyed your photos and description of your cruise. Thanks for posting.
Scootoir is offline  
Reply With Quote
Oct 8th, 2017, 07:48 AM
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 6,112
Great trip report - thanks. I looked at that NCL itinerary all Spring but since we're not cruisers I thought it had too many at sea days for us. I consequently booked a shorter RCL cruise but had to cancel it when the dates conflicted with our house sale.

Baltic cruise back on the front burner for next year so will look seriously again at NCL.
Elizabeth_S is online now  
Reply With Quote
Dec 18th, 2017, 01:39 AM
Original Poster
Join Date: Sep 2017
Posts: 15
I owuldnt really worry about cruise days - tbh sometimes its nice just to have a day off
ighten is offline  
Reply With Quote
Dec 29th, 2017, 05:06 PM
Join Date: Dec 2017
Posts: 1
I'm looking for info on the Viking Baltic Cruise. The itinerary is exactly what we want but we can't seem to get "typical" passenger responses to the seas themselves. Are they rougher in that part of the world? Do passengers have higher rates of seasickness? If you come with your own medications, is that helpful?

In other words, information on the experience of the sailing ship vs the itinerary is what we're trying to get information on.

adventuressess is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 07:22 PM.