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Viking Ocean Amsterdam Cruise Reviews

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25 Viking Ocean Amsterdam Cruise Reviews


GaBubba avatar

GaBubba

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Cruise and great ship!

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It was a Scandinavian cruise and we went to a lot of different ports. The best thing is that the weather held up the whole time we were there and there was no rain and the temperature was quite comfortable, which I ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Lalogan

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Southern Norway Vistas

Family cruise to visit relatives in Oslo. Great ports with lots of activities in small cities which made for a real flavour of Norwegian life. Lots of time in each port to see and do what we wanted. Service was top ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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TNichols

1 Review Written

Good locations, good tours, excellent on board background lectures

My ancestors came from Denmark and we wanted to explore the area. Went with 3 other couple. Our ship, the Viking Ski had difficulties on previous cruise in rough seas. This trip had more enclosed waters and we ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Peter Carless

1 Review Written

Watching the incredible Fiord scenery pass our window.

This was our first ocean cruise but we had been on 3 river cruises.We had some concerns about how we would cope being on the sea rather than on a river. We chose this cruise because it was short, with only the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Peter B

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise With Minor Hiccups

We went looking for a Norway/fjord cruise and an extension on our own for a couple of days in Iceland - this ship seemed to fit the bill. Virtually brand new ship and this was our first time on Viking. Our ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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johneb2

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

It was a very good cruise until we were evacuated!

We booked this cruise to see the Northern Lights. We did see the lights several times. Unfortunately our cruise was cut short due to losing engine power in the middle of a storm. We were evacuated by helicopter. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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PWTeichmann

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Dutch Treat with a Catalonian Flare

If you are searching for a European adventure, look no further than Viking's Amsterdam to Catalonia 10-day cruise! After cruising with Viking River Cruises in July 2017, we decided to give Viking Ocean Cruises a ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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KareBehr

1 Review Written

A breath of 'fresh' cruise air....

Our first Viking Cruise, and what was the most memorable to us was the fact that there was no casino, no inch of gold, no constant announcements about tacky sales. What it did have was resident historians who ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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sufratravel

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship with immaculate service and wonderful entertainment

Wanted to see something of Norway and the fjords. We did spend a few days in Amsterdam before departure and a few days in Bergen after the cruise was ended. We have already signed up for a southern hemisphere ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Vikinglover

5 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Top service and great tours

Cruise visited ports that were on my bucket list and all trips were great. The ship staff were excused everything about the ship is fantastic. The food is great and the choice of selecting restaurants at no cost ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Troy56

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

We wanted to see Amsterdam and Barcelona and thought the other ports would be interesting. Our relatives accompanied us to celebrate their 50th anniversary. Our two days in Amsterdam were switched to our arrival day ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Kakesim

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great, but could be perfect!

Okay. I still think Viking Ocean cruises are the best. Our first Viking ship - the Sky - broke down & our cruise was truncated. BUT, overall, our recent Amsterdam to Barcelona cruise was above average: The ship is ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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whs1968

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amsterdam to Barcelona, October 6, 2018

This is a long review. I've tried to be fair with my criticisms and compliments. Here goes... We just got home from our third Viking cruise (1 river, 2 ocean) sailing from Amsterdam to Barcelona on Viking Sky, ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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SkipFanus

1 Review Written

Great cruise, great ship, great crew, air connections lacking.

We took our cruise on Viking Sun on July 7th leaving from Amsterdam, sailing to Bergen. Overall it was a wonderful cruise on a spectacular ship with a friendly crew to see unbelievable sights. The positive: ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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JJGOLD

1 Review Written

Far exceeded our expectations!

We chose this trip due to the Norwegian itinerary and the 7 day trip fit into our work schedule. We have cruised large ships and small, including very small ships of under 100 passengers and many of the larger ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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feistychloe

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great trip for cruising, sightseeing not so much

We've enjoyed Viking River cruises very much and wanted to travel to countries in the north where we've never been. This ocean cruise looked promising as it would take us to Denmark and Norway with only one day ay ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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MJanet

1 Review Written

Rhine River Cruise (our third time on this cruise)

We chose this cruise specifically for the itinerary and it was the third time we have taken this particular cruise.The crew is always helpful and the staff go out of their way to make sure everyone has a good time. ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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mrrudd57

2 Reviews Written

The Grandest of European River Cruises

My wife and I had done Viking's "Romantic Danube River Cruise" from Budapest to Nuremberg in November, 2011, and the "Rhine River Getaway Cruise" from Basel to Amsterdam in November 2012. We thoroughly enjoyed both ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Almtravel

1 Review Written

Awesome trip, awesome ship, awesome customer service!

We had been on a Viking River Cruise the previous year and were so impressed with that experience, we thought we’d try an ocean cruise with Viking. Best decision ever! The ship was beautiful, well designed and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Dave342 avatar

Dave342

1 Review Written

Excellance

Viking provides a complete vacation experience. The Viking Sun is magnificent and easy to get around. You don't feel crowded even with 900 people on board. Service is excellent. Food is delicious and prepared just ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Mary ScoMos

1 Review Written

Amazing 1st time cruise

I choose this cruise because of the itinerary and duration of the cruise. I choose his cruise line because of the overarching theme of learning about the culture in the ports of call. I also liked that it was not ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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dguiver80

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our first, but not last, Viking Ocean cruise!

We chose this cruise for several reasons. Many of our friends have taken Viking River cruises and have told us how great they are. My mother's side of the family were all from Sweden and Norway. We have traveled ...
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Sail Date April 2019


ryland10 avatar

ryland10

1 Review Written

Who knew an Oil Museum could be so interesting, and we loved Stavanger!

We chose this cruise because we have always wanted to go to Norway, where my husband's maternal family is from. We had the bonus of his sister and her husband being able to join us on this cruise. We have really ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Bumper7

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our 2nd Ocean Cruise

Our cruise this year on the Viking Sun was our 2nd cruise on the ocean, the 1st being with Holland America to Alaska, and I can say that the Viking Sun was smaller and more intimate than the SS Zaandam. While the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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memccask

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Cruise Ever - Now Hooked!

We wanted to see the fjords, and, a friend suggested looking at Viking for possible cruises. We picked out this cruise and it was perfect: the only fault (I have to find something) was that they didn't have ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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