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Viking Ocean Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises from Athens (Piraeus)

Viking Ocean
Ship
Destination
Athens

Traveler rating

Excellent

79

Very Good

10

Average

4

Poor

1

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Luxury Cruises

95

Senior Cruises

47

Romantic Cruises

24

Entertainment Cruises

13

Family Cruises

8

95 Viking Ocean Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises from Athens (Piraeus)


Phil H avatar

Phil H

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

A Step Back in Time

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We chose this cruise as we wanted to see the Holy Land and to visit places that have been around for thousands of years that we could only marvel at in books. We can now finally say we were there, we saw that, and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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jp23

2 Reviews Written

Athens to Rome Cruise

We had a fantastic time over Christmas week on this cruise of the Mediterranean. We had taken a Viking River Cruise and has such a wonderful experience, I trusted the Ocean cruise would be equally great. It was - ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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GmaBabs

1 Review Written

Better than the PBS Ads!

For my 75th birthday, I took three generations of my family to enjoy a cruise over Christmas and New Years of 2020. I could not imagine that the actual experience would be as wonderful and beautiful as the PBS Ads! ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Rafhgf

1 Review Written

1ST VIKING OCEAN CRUISE

The localized and exploring these anciant sites brought a lot of history into docs and added materially to out understanding. Guides were very knowledgeable and informative. Particularly in Israel we were treated ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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jkreitz

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary

We have sailed Viking Ocean on 3 previous cruises. We love their ships - the size, the understated décor, no casino or sales of jewelry and other junk. This itinerary really appealed to us as we love history and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Surfdogg

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Amazing experience

Viking was very highly rated and the cruise was going where we wanted to go. The restaurants and food was exceptional and we really liked the idea of an excursion was included in each port. The staff was very ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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21Cav6 Ancient

1 Review Written

Bravo-Zulu Viking...

Our experience with Viking includes 4 prior river trips, so we wanted to try the ocean and see how it compared. For those Viking Veterans who have come to expect a certain standard of service and comfort during ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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sallim

1 Review Written

We were on the Antiquities/Holy Land cruise and loved it!

First, we chose this cruise because we wanted to visit ports in the Mediterranean and felt we would do better on a tour than alone. Let me add that our MO was to arrange our own travels through other EU countries ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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KiwiClaire

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful itinerary from Athens to Venice via the Adriatic coast

We wanted to visit this part of the world and this itinerary gave us the perfect opportunity to see several places in one holiday. We enjoyed all the stops, and loved everything about the onboard experience. The ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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tnettell

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Outstanding Experience

Having loved our Viking River Cruise in 2017, we decided to try the Viking Ocean Cruise. So glad we did. Everything about the ship and the crew was exceptional. The atmosphere, the food, wine, shore excursions, ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Deniseburruezo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Just OK

We chose this cruise because we loved the Riverboat cruise that we took back in 2017 and though we would try the ocean line. The food and service was amazing -- rooms were lovely -- and I enjoyed the free wi-fi ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Kaitnana

1 Review Written

Ocean cruise Athens

We liked the venue: Athens to Venice. The accommodations were good. Cabin nice and clean. Balcony and pools were great. Food wasn’t what I expected is all. I’m not fond of cafeteria style. We ate at The ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Todocruise

1 Review Written

Excellent ship and staff, definitely 5 star

We originally went on a Viking rive cruise and loved the experience, so we decided to try the Ocean cruise. The ship was Small , only 930 people with no crowds, the shore excursions were very informative. They ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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frenchluna

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not what we expected from Viking

We went for our 50th wedding anniversary so we felt it was worth spending the extra monies. We expected to be impressed with the vacation, we expected too much. Viking advertises no surprises and excursion in every ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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d3cbrown4

1 Review Written

So Much History! Felt very pampered.

We Arrived in Athens, we did the extension. I think it would be good to be more informative about the options on tours during the extensions. We had no idea that any tours could be booked there, so we did research ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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JPFR

2 Reviews Written

Almost Perfection.. a few (avoidable) glitches

This was our third consecutive, annual cruise with Viking. Having enjoyed several of their river cruises, we decided upon an ocean voyage this year, in part because we were taking our two "under 30" ages kids. ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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BerryTravel

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

What amazing sights

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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Tweetybird714

1 Review Written

Viking Sky - Athens to Venice 2017

We have been on a couple of Riverboat Cruises with Viking and wanted to try one of their Viking Ocean Cruises. The whole cruise was first class all the way. My husband has a nut allergy and Norenda was there ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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turk20

1 Review Written

Viking Still Working on River Quality service for Ocean Cruises

Picked the Cruise because of our many Viking River cruises and their fantastic service - and the itinerary that gets you to the Holy Land. Our first Viking Ocean was the Baltic in Summer of 2017 and Needless to say ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Mparker971

1 Review Written

First time on Viking

Itinerary primarily but also great reputation. Preferred smaller size and passenger capacity. We really wanted to spend time in Israel especially. Wish there were more options to visit both Jerusalem and Masada ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Royal Suite Cruiser

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Awesome crew and fantastic experience

There were many factors on why we chose this cruise. Two of the main factors were that this was a fantastic itinerary that visited the Holy Land and secondly, this was an adult cruise ship that did not have a ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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ForneyTravelers

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fantastic voyage on the Sky

This Viking Ocean Cruise, Cities of Antiquity & Holy Land, went to the Greek Islands, Israel and Italy. We departed from Athens where we also toured Corinth. We stopped in Rhodes, Mykonos, Limassol, Cypress before ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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JanieG9876

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise from Greece through Angkor Wat!

This was a “bucket list” cruise for our 25th anniversary. We are so happy that we went! The tours we took were wonderful, informative, and frequently breathtaking. (The one exception was Jerusalem, where the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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billwscott

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Experience of a lifetime!

We sailed from Athens to Bangkok on a 36 day cruise called the Voyage of Marco Polo. Certainly a grand name, and the voyage lived up to it. I captured my full journey on Instagram on my billwscott account. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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xyztortoise

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great destination and beautiful ship

What sold us about the cruise are the destination. The Viking Orion is beautiful with plenty public sitting and relaxing area beautifully Scandinavian furnishings. What impress us is how friendly the crew are. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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