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Istanbul to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean Viking Ocean Viking Sea Cruise Reviews

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Enjoying a beautiful morning on the Viking Sea.
View of the sunset from our seats in the Explorers Lounge. We enjoyed nightly cocktails here before dinner.
Taken from our veranda, arriving in Montenegro just before dawn.
Sunset in Croatia
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Everything was first class

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joecardullo
2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

Met all our expectations. Our Israel excursion to Jerusalem was great. This was our first Viking Ocean Cruise. While on board we booked our first Viking River Cruise. The rooms were great, loved the heated floors in bathroom. The entertainment was fantastic. The cruise director was always very informative and boy could he sing. The food was great and we choose to dine with different people each ...
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Sail Date: November 2016


Changed my opinion of cruises: now I love them!

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mgounaris
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

My husband loves cruises, but it has never been my favorite form of travel. Viking ocean cruises have changed my opinion and I am looking forward to another Viking Ocean cruise. He, too, found this to be an excellent form of cruising so we are now happily in agreement for future travel. The ship is brand new and designed beautifully for those who want nooks and crannies to quietly enjoy ...
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Sail Date: November 2016


Wonderful Mediterranean Cruise

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NapesDeb
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Viking is a great cruise line, Embarkation was simple and efficient. Elegant, great service. No kids which is a bonus. All about the ports and the people. Great ports and excursions. Food and service were excellent. We were on the maiden voyage of the Viking Sea. Cabins were spacious with first rate amenities. Heated floors in the bathroom. Lots of storage space. Loved the veranda. Had coffee out ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


Viking offered a true world of discovery on Empires of the Med.

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AngelaStarr
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

The maiden voyage of the Viking Sea likely spoiled us for anything else in the world of cruises. It was our first cruise, and from talking to other passengers, we have no where to go but down if we cruise with another line. We chose this itinerary for the ports of call, many were places we had never visited in our European travels. The ship was stunning, we felt we were on a 5 star floating ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


Maiden Voyage Exceeded Expectations; Already Booked Another Viking Sea Cruise

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CCC1
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

Like The Viking Sea, this was our maiden Viking cruise. We joined a group of 4 other couples who had previously been on Viking River cruises, including one couple on their 10th Viking cruise. Everything exceeded our expectations. Every detail on the ship is stunning from the Explorer's Lounge (a favorite area) at the bow to the infinity pool at the stern. Two examples: every chair in the public ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


A Dream Maiden Voyage!

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Coop7
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose the cruise primarily because of its itinerary - Istanbul, Greece, Montenegro, Croatia and Venice. Due to terrorist events in Istanbul, the Viking Sea embarked early, but Viking arranged satisfactory port alternatives. We appreciated their concern for our safety. Security was always taken seriously. Fortunately for us, we had arranged for several days of private touring in Istanbul ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


Wonderful First Cruise Experience!!!

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PGPRoy
First Time Cruiser • Age 80s

My wife, Sigita, and I had never done a cruise. We had heard good things about Viking cruises and as a result we chose Viking for our first cruise experience. Also the Empires of the Mediterranean Cruise afforded us the opportunity to visit two of the cities we were wanting to visit, Venice and Istanbul. Unfortunately due to world situations, Viking chose to limit the planned stay in the ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


Cruise was superb.

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gayle.childers
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We were on Viking Rurik river cruise from Moscow to St. Petersburg in 2013. Despite a major hiccup--a bad storm that delayed us 12+ hours--we were extremely impressed with how the Viking and its crew made up for a missed port and delayed arrival to St. Petersburg. As far as I'm concerned, they exceeded expectations. So, when I read about the ocean cruises starting, it seemed like an opportune ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


What a fabulous first ocean cruise we had!!

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sswksq
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

We were on the maiden voyage of the Voking Sea...it was our first ocean cruise ...tho we did a river cruise on Viking several years ago. It was exciting to be on this maiden voyage and all the staff seemed happy and excited as well...the could not have been more welcoming / friendly/ helpful...every last one of them! Both embarkation and disembarkation were very smooth...we were greeted with LOTS ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


Great Experience!

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Lakepatrol
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

I had heard good things about Viking and my husband and I wanted to check it out. I loved the size of ship and just the right capacity, the casual elegant ambiance, the attention of the staff to knowing our names and the overall cleanliness. Ours was the maiden voyage for Sea so it was not full to capacity, which made it quite nice and easy to get into restaurants and events. I also loved the ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


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