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Athens (Piraeus) to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean Viking Ocean Cruise Reviews

Viking Ocean
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Eastern Mediterranean
Athens

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18 Athens (Piraeus) to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean Viking Ocean Cruise Reviews


BerryTravel avatar

BerryTravel

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

What amazing sights

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Selected this cruise because of the amazing places it went that I never thought I would see—Athens, Croatia, Montenegro, and ending up in Venice. The Acropolis in Athens was a hard climb but so worth it in the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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pkretz

1 Review Written

Great cruise in the Adriatic

Viking is a premium line, offering food and amenities that are a step above the main lines. We have sailed with Princess, HA, X multiple times and enjoy, but Oceania and Viking are our current first choices. Star ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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voyagerpunaise

5 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

A Mediterranean Dream

I travel with a small group of people. We choose this trip because we hadn't been to many of the destinations before. Although I had taken 3 Viking River Cruises before, this was my first ocean cruise with them. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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jhewson

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing, simply amazing!

For our 40th wedding anniversary, my wife and decided to take a Mediterranean cruise. I chose Viking because of the reviews. We couldn't have been more pleased with the choice. All the personnel I encountered in the ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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ylrd

1 Review Written

Cities of Antiquity and the Holy Land: A delightful adventure

While we usually arrive early enough to explore our departure city before our cruise, we didn't do so this time. To our delight Viking provided exceptional excursions that were quite comprehensive, and we were able ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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charlesN

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Viking Sea Not Ready for Prime Time

I chose Viking because of my good experience with the Viking Star. However, the overall service, dining, and entertainment are a step behind her sister ship. Don't get me wrong, Viking ship and cabin are very ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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John Lee

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Well structured.

The ship had plenty of areas where one felt private, comfortable and quiet. The seating was well arranged and the areas were always clean. There were also plenty of books etc for browsing. The cabin was always ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Chelly0902

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Luxurious

We wanted to see the ports on the Adriactic. We received a fabulous upgrade. Our room was spacious with abundant storage space. The food was excellent. The wait staff and all the other staff were helpful and so ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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NWKay

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Viking Sea - a new style of ship

Husband and I had never been to Athens, so when friends invited us to join them - we signed up. We arrived three days before departure to explore this remarkable city, could have spent more time. The Sea was ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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timmm

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, Food Not So Much

One of the most beautiful ships we've been on. Everything brand new, very Scandinavian lots of blonde wood. Our cabin was good sized and well appointed. Would have liked double sinks, however. Food was hit or ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Aunt Bessie

2 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Amazing Company

2 of us recently took the Empires of the Mediterranean Cruise and thoroughly enjoyed it. We had one day in Athens before sailing and took a tour both in the morning and afternoon. The airport meeting and embarkation ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Mark Olson

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazingly good

We picked Viking because the couple we were travelling with had had a good experience with a Viking river cruise. We chose a cruise from Athens to Venice with three stops in Greece and five along the Dalmatian ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Msfrizzle2

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Fabulous ship, gourmet food!

This was the trip of a lifetime for us! We sailed from Athens, Greece aboard the Viking Sea on Nov.6, 2016. We were delighted by the beautiful ship and spacious quarters! The ship holds 930 people and does not feel ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Mrs Miggins

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Empires of the Mediterranean

Returned from our first Viking Ocean recently. Loved the pre cruise booklets and luggage labels. Flight and Embarkation: Good BA flight to Athens with excellent Viking transfer to Piraeus. Fast embarkation. ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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ccaelj

1 Review Written

Exceptional Ship

We selected the ocean cruise mainly because of the ship. It was everything we hoped for and more. We loved the décor (relaxing neutral colors). The spa was my favorite spot on the ship. After a full day ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Dutchgirl1967

1 Review Written

Viking Sea - A great/awesome way to see the world

We had already enjoyed several VIking RIver cruises and we were curious to see a part of the world where we had never been before. Seeing Croatia, Greece, Montenegro, Slovenia etc were unique and full of history ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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zshirt

3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Viking Ocean maintains the high standards set by Viking River Cruises

My husband and I have been on 3 Viking River cruises in the past, so we were anxious to see how Viking managed to translate their methods to a larger ship. The results were impressive. While we did not have the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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loggo

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great couples cruise

This cruise is perfect for couples and those of us that aren't the greatest at socialising. With dining a true pleasure and able to have a table for 2 and most times by a window without the uncomfortable chit-chat ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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