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Barcelona to Europe Viking Ocean Viking Orion Cruise Reviews

Viking Ocean
Viking Orion
Europe
Barcelona

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37 Barcelona to Europe Viking Ocean Viking Orion Cruise Reviews


Sarabella71 avatar

Sarabella71

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

I enjoyed all the port stops.

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I enjoy Viking cruises because it includes the most stops. I specifically enjoyed the having a few days in Barcelona before beginning the cruise. I enjoyed every stop it's hard to pick one.One of my favorite stops ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Manassas

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Another Fabulous Experience from Viking Cruises

We chose this cruise because it covered both the Western Med and the Adriatic Sea, going from Barcelona, Spain to Venice, Italy. Usually, you have to choose one or the other itineraries. We had cruised four times ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Neffros

1 Review Written

Fantastic Cruise on Viking Orion

I booked the cruise as to celebrate my son’s graduation. I wanted to spend quality time with him before he left for college and we had the time of our lives. The ship felt brand new. The room was splendid with ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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cchalk

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Maiden Voyage was Great

We initially chose the cruise because of the itinerary was to places we wanted to visit. We didn't realize until onboard this was the maiden voyage. There were a few hiccups and some things that needed tending ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Rileyooh

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful new ship in a beautiful location!

Our daughter always wanted to go to Italy. We were scheduled to go in December 2017 but the cruise was oversold or something so they rescheduled us and gave us better rooms in the process. Turned out July was a ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Rosaceos

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Orion Iconic Mediterranean Cruise

This was an excellent cruise line. One of the outstanding features is that it is really an adults only cruise. I have nothing against children but it's not relaxing when you have to listen to whiny children on a ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Lgrslp

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Trip But Skip Onboard Harding Jewelers

We chose it because of Viking’s reputation. Also we really wanted to visit the countries on this trip. I learned quickly that all staff were eager to please. We had an awesome steward and housekeeping person. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Ladydahdah

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Better than I expected for my first cruise

This was my very first cruise experience. And While I thoroughly enjoyed the quality of the food, the service, the amenities, the decor, I had a difficult time understanding why the entertainment was so lacking. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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TessaKen

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking is First Class!

Viking was our first and only choice for an ocean cruise. The Viking Orion is a smaller ship with only 930 passengers (a huge selling point for us). We did a 15 Day Grand European river cruise two years prior so we ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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1dmelvin

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautifully designed ship.

Wanted to be on a great ship without massive amount of passengers. We had been reading about this cruise line and finally booked and never regretted it. Beautifully designed ship. welcoming crew members. Excellent ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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PhilViking

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Marvelous

Excellent service on a previous river cruise allowed us to look forward to this ocean cruise with much happy anticipation. Our pre-cruise stay in Madrid was wonderful. Our hotel was near the public transportation ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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kmamison

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beyond our expectations!

This was our first cruise. We fell in love with the Viking experience and have already spoken of future locations to look into..... All around fantastic experience, couldn't imagine cruising with another line. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Jeffrey D avatar

Jeffrey D

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best cruise ever

We thoroughly enjoyed being on a Viking riverboat and wanted to try a larger, ocean going Viking ship. It was amazing. Not only was it absolutely beautiful but it seemed music was everywhere. The central area ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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bhampton1962

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

30th Anniversary Cruise

We chose Viking for our first cruise ever due to hearing very good things about the service, ship, food and excursions. We were not disappointed! Our friends who cruise tell us that we will NOT enjoy cruising with ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Mpattonmallory

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The most amazing way to see the Mediterranean

My sister and I have always wanted to cruise on a smaller ship and see the Mediterranean. We had been on a Viking River Cruise and discovered they had a new fleet of Ocean ships. The Viking Orion ship is beautiful ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Tonyl1951 avatar

Tonyl1951

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Met High Overall Expectations!

Sailed for our 32nd Cruise , first with Viking Ocean having sailed on their Danube river cruise on their Longboats. Consistent non overbearing service...very different than other cruise lines. No children was a big ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Ajcrabb83

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Absolutely incredible in every way

We chose this cruise for our honeymoon and could not be happier with our choice!!! The ship was absolutely breathtaking, everything we could imagine was available and then some (ex. The bathrooms in the staterooms ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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nanling

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very Enjoyable

Orion was immaculate, a new ship and the crew was together just two months prior to our sailing; so in essence, everyone was "new" onboard. In true Viking fashion, everything went very smoothly (for us). We ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Nkez

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The best

I have been on many many cruises in my life, but this Viking cruise was the absolute best. I have to say it’s spoiled me for amy other cruise line. The ship was gorgeous, but in a very classy way. No “Vegas type ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Glen Burnie Sailor Girl

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruise of a Lifetime

We chose Viking because we have always wanted to see Europe and this seemed to be an economical and exciting way to see several different countries. We had a wonderful time and would definitely recommend Viking and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jpreed1954

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Ship Great Trip

We chose Viking Ocean Cruises based on our experience with Viking River Cruises in 2015 and our desire to visit the western Mediterranean. We ended up sailing the Orion on its maiden voyage. The ship is ...
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Sail Date June 2018


LindainVA avatar

LindainVA

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Viking spoiled us for other cruises

First, we, like many others on the ship, did not realize that the itinerary could be extended to 14 days and we disembarked at Civitavecchia. The embarkation in Barcelona was somehow affected by the local taxi ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Lovecriusing

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, fabulous customer service

First time sailing with Viking and we were not disappointed. The ship was brand new and luxurious. The food at all restaurants was top notch. Manafred’s was our favorite and we dined there twice. Service was ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Minnesota Mom

2 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Great new ship!

Just returned from the Viking Orion in the Mediterranean in July. Great ship, great service. A few minor issues.But here is the rundown.... 1, No coffee in the room because of a power issue. 2. Rooms were ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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R McLeod

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

OVER THE TOP!!!

Having experienced a Viking river cruise 2 years ago, we thought we would try an ocean cruise. We arrived at the departure city 10 days in advance to explore and enjoy - then went to the ship. Vueling Airlines ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Viking Orion Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.7
Dining5.04.5
Entertainment4.04.1
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation5.04.4
FamilyN/A
Enrichment5.04.4
Service4.54.7
Value For Money5.04.2
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