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Viking Ocean Istanbul Cruise Reviews
Cruiser Rating
4.7
Very Good
118 reviews
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Sadly Missed Expectations
"I have procrastinated in writing this review because I have had difficulty determining a rating for this 50-day Viking Empire cruise. We had a fantastic time seeing so many different ports of call, seeing sights I..."Read More
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id4elizabeth

6-10 Cruises

Age 80s

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Embarkation Nightmare

Review for Viking Sea to Mediterranean

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Jim Butz

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Upon arriving in Istanbul, Turkey to begin a Mediterranean Ocean Voyage, there was no one from Viking at the airport to pick us up and take us to the ship. We hired a taxi, but at the port for the ship, 2 Turkish guards confronted us and told the taxi driver the ship had left. Viking Sea confirmed that the ship had left port a day early and was indeed at sea. We were never personally informed by ...
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Sail Date: March 2016

Departure Port: San Diego

6 Helpful Votes


Sadly Missed Expectations

Review for Viking Star to Europe - All

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id4elizabeth

6-10 Cruises

Age 80s

I have procrastinated in writing this review because I have had difficulty determining a rating for this 50-day Viking Empire cruise. We had a fantastic time seeing so many different ports of call, seeing sights I never thought we’d get to see, meeting some fabulous people, eating great food, enjoying massages and facials, and experiencing a ice cold grotto after a steam room. On the other ...
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Sail Date: April 2015

Departure Port: San Diego

7 Helpful Votes


A Cruise Line that Does Not Appear to be Able to Define Itself

Review for Viking Star to Mediterranean

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howiefrommd

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Overwhelmingly most of the cruisers were Viking River alumni. This was my first time on any Viking product so I did not have anything to compare it to (Viking wise). We have several friends that rave about Viking (river) and that along with the itinerary prompted me to book the cruise. As an aside, I did not realize that the cruise I was on was an inaugural cruise until I was on the ship. I ...
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Sail Date: May 2015

Departure Port: San Diego

1 Helpful Vote


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