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Viking Ocean Hong Kong Cruise Reviews

Port in Livorno Italy. Not able to set foot there.
The 3 story atrium where entertainment played nightly.
From the Pompano Beach Club in Bermuda
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Fabulous way to visit Southeast Asia (Hong Kong, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand)

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NickiBee
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We chose Viking Ocean Cruise for this trip because we previously cruised with them and trusted we would receive the same amazing cruise experience. Below is a summary of our overall experience: Ship and cabin: 5 stars! Beautiful ship and cabin. Our only complaint was having to endure the smoke at the Word Cafe Restaurant on our entire 2- weeks trip due to broken ventilation fans. ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


Experience on Orion in SE Asia was mixed

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CruisingClarks
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We cruised from Hong Kong to Bangkok. The ship (Viking Orion) is fabulous, the ports are quite a mix, and the passengers are generally not very nice people. We enjoyed the ship, especially the Explorer's Dome and the gym/spa. The food and entertainment/ cultural series were mostly excellent. We especially enjoyed the Chef's Table, Manfredi's is also excellent. In this region of the ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


A great way to experience Asian culture

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Jimbo-19
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We had taken several trips to Europe and felt that we wanted to experience the Asian culture for a change. The cruise allowed us that experience. The ship provided us with very comfortable living quarters while learning on the several shore excursions we took. We began in Hong Kong with a brief tour of our own and then took a provided tour which was an excellent overview of the city. The ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


Vietnam / Cambodia / Thailand

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Boccefish
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Highly Recommend Anwar Wat in Siam Reap! This part of the trip was a four day post cruise land tour. Accommodations, excursions and guide were all excellent and highly recommend. Ship is beautiful and food was delicious at every one of the dining venues. The spa was clean and the snow grotto was a very “cool” experience! Entertainment shows in the main theater was what you’d expect on a ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


We loved the flower market in Thailand

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DMHaines
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

Overall this was a great cruise. We learned a lot about Asian culture in all of the ports. We were shocked at the pollution and wondered why Viking did not provide masks for those who wanted them as we went ashore. For the most part the excursions, both included and those we paid for were enjoyable. We do think Viking could do a better job with the excursion descriptions. For instance, we thought ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


Brief look at struggling countries

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Snoopy55
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I went on this trip to get a sense of SE Asia first hand. We have been on many Viking ocean and River cruises, so the ship, cuisine, level of service and accommodation and amenities were as usual -excellent. Our required VISA expenses $350 per person for short stops in Vietnam and Cambodia were a unpleasant experience. We had to send in our passports to a third party and pray they came back ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


Far Eastern Horizons: Great ship, crew, and food, but relatively poor excursions

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TonyMe
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We were traveling with some friends, and were interested in the locations visited. The ship and crew were fantastic. We enjoyed the food, which we felt was diverse and of high quality. However, we were not happy with the excursions. In general, they were superficial, lacking detail in the locations visited. The local guides often had difficulties speaking the English language. These comments ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Excellent service, superior enrichment talks with top notch excursions

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KCRC
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Itinerary was perfect for us with concentration on Japanese ports. We wanted to sail with Viking since we only have booked with Oceania. Service is outstanding with Viking. As for restaurants, the Chef’s Table specialty is fantastic. Wine pairings are very well done. Manfredi’s is way off track attempting to represent Italian cuisine. The food is just not good regardless of whatever ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Beautiful, well-run ship EXCEPT for the dining room service and food

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SheemaK
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This was our second Viking Ocean cruise with similar experiences on both. Viking Ocean's ships are beautifully designed and maintained. The entire ship feels like a comfortable, high end living room, with cozy nooks throughout, lovely Scandinavian furnishings and art work, and innovative larger public spaces (this extends to cabin decor as well). Cabins are well lit with very comfortable beds ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Wonderful cruise from Hong Kong to Tokyo

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GVHarrier
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We were particularly interested in visiting Japan and this cruise turned out even better than what was expected. Several months prior to cruise the itinerary was changed. South Korea was cancelled and replaced with another stop in Japan. Although it may have been nice to check off another country visited, one very limited day (due to delays through customs) would not have been very satisfying. ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


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