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Athens (Piraeus) to Trans-Ocean Viking Orion Cruise Reviews

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1-10 of 13 Athens (Piraeus) to Trans-Ocean Viking Orion Cruise Reviews


Great 35 Day Cruise from the Med to South East Asia

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helicopterguy
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

After 20 plus cruises on several cruise lines, we wanted to go to new places and to try Viking Ocean. We weren't disappointed ! The itinerary covered ten countries and a trip thru the Suez Canal. The ports/cities were often not upscale and the weather was consistently in the 90's and very humid. Despite that, the experience was excellent. We will likely never get back to countries like ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


Great Cruise from Greece through Angkor Wat!

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JanieG9876
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

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 guide was terrible, but still, Old Town Jerusalem was amazing). The lectures on the boat were more than we could have hoped for. In particular, the comparative religion guy was ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


Best cruise I’ve ever been on!!!

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TLPlacek
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I chose this cruise because I liked the itinerary and had not been to this part of the world. The Passage to India exceeded all of my expectations. The Viking Orion is a beautiful ship! The cabins are spacious, well laid out and comfortable. The common guest areas are decorated with comfortable furniture, unique accessories and art work. Dining areas provide lovely views and welcoming ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


A great experience

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Fellen000
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We were looking for a cruise to the Middle East and had traveled with Viking on a river cruise. Their itinerary most closely matched our plans. The ship, its amenities, the crew were all outstanding. The excursions had a few bumps — it’s a difficult region for problem free visits, and the August weather temperatures were very challenging. The guides were well prepared and knowledgeable; there ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


The exciting cruises in 2018

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S K Fung
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

When I was in high school, I read a lot geography around the suez canal, red sea, and indian ocean. It is very interesting and I am glad I get this one in my bucket list. The excursions is actually more than I expect traveling Egypt, Israel, Jorden, and Mumbai in one trip. Of course, the ship is the top of the class in service. This is better than other ships which I had travelled before. The ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


Incredible itinerary, amazing service, super food, gorgeous ship

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dianaluna
6-10 Cruises • Age 80s

This was our 3rd Viking Ocean cruise. Nothing beats Viking.kin we have sailed on Seabourn, Oceania, Azamara and Crystal Nothing compares to Viking. Included shore excursions are great. guides are super. Variety of food onboard is great. Public areas are comfortable. Staff is professional. Cabin service excellent. For our anniversary we received champagne and a cake in our ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


Best cruise experience ever

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bennygarcia14
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

We had done 4 River Cruises with Viking and enjoyed them very much. The staff was friendly and had great Stewarts. We enjoyed most of the tours, except the Saint Catherine Monastery, which we felt it was not worth the time on the bus (7 hours) for a 30 minutes tours of the monastery. Waste of time and money. Enjoyed the tours in Greece and Jerusalem. Petra was wonderful, the ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


Voyage of Marco Polo

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AussieBabyBoomer
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This was our first cruise with Viking but I am sure it won't be our last. Previous cruises have been on much larger ships so were looking forward to discovering the difference. From day one we were blown away by the spaciousness of the ship.The decor is wonderful and restful. No where was crowded and you could relax anywhere. The cabin was of a good size with plenty of storage space. ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


Amazing first cruise experience. Gorgeous ship, pampering staff.

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Plumarae
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

My friends were going on this trip and I was sure it was a lifetime opportunity to see countries I would never see on my own Every detail of the ship was first class and beautifully designed. My cabin spacious and with view over bow of ship from bedroom window. Additionally I had a deck to the side and got up to watch sunrise and entry into each port. I liked not feeling ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


Viking Orion - Grand Voyage: Cultural Explorations - Athens to Hong Kong

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palacecrystal1
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Background information This is our seventh cruise, and the first with Viking Ocean Cruises (VOC). We selected the voyage based on the itinerary, final destination, and time of year. This voyage allowed us to compare VOC with similar Azamara (AZ) and Oceania (OC), which we used previously. I retired a year ago and my wife wanted to visit Hong Kong again. Ship information Orion was put ...
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Sail Date: August 2018


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