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Viking Ocean Viking Star Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Europe from Istanbul

Viking Ocean
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10 Viking Ocean Viking Star Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Europe from Istanbul

paul8678 avatar


1 Review Written

The Viking Star is a truly bright star.


We wanted to see new destinations in Turkey, Greece and the European eastern Adriatic, and follow it with areas of Italy and the Riviera ending in Barcelona. We have enjoyed Viking River Cruises and thought the ...
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Sail Date November 2015

Lesliem759 avatar


1 Review Written

The Explorer Cafe was our favorite place to hang out.

We chose Viking because we had a great experience with Viking three years ago on a Rhine cruise. The cabin was beautiful, but there was nightly work being done on the deck above our cabin that woke us up almost ...
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Sail Date April 2016

SallyWhiting avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Kudos to Viking!

We have enjoyed the Viking River cruises, and trusted Viking to please us once again on this new ocean cruise. They did not disappoint! Although we were greatly unhappy that the tour of Istanbul had to be ...
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Sail Date March 2016

carolbrown@bigpond avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Eastern Mediterranean Cruise; Viking Star

We had not been on an ocean cruise for many years, although we have done 3 River Cruises with Viking. Flying to Europe from Australia is a long haul and we like to stay overnight in Asia to break the trip up into ...
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Sail Date November 2015

John O avatar

John O

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Terrific Time on Ship and on Shore

We did the Empires of the Mediterranean tour with a couple days under Viking's care on each end. Prior to the cruise, we arrived in Istanbul and were bused another 6 hours out to Turkey's Aegean coast. It was a ...
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Sail Date October 2015

Richard CINCLAIR avatar


1 Review Written

Best Cruise Ever!

The new ship was outstanding. All of the amenities were great - we loved the heated floor in the bathroom. The veranda was plenty big and was well used by U.S. We were away from home for twenty eight days and never ...
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Sail Date November 2015

cawole avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Trip of a Lifetime

Sailing on the Viking Star was like being on a 5* floating hotel. We knew it was a relatively new ship but it seemed most of the kinks had been worked out. There is ample space and we never felt crowded.The ...
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Sail Date October 2015

AWW3 avatar


1 Review Written

Istanbul to Barcelona

What a fun trip we had on Viking Star. We are very seasoned travelers with 12 Ocean Cruises on other carriers before this cruise and 7 River Cruises on Viking. Sure wanted to see how they did on the ocean side. ...
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Sail Date October 2015

MrsComl avatar


2 Reviews Written

Well done, Viking, we loved it.

We have just returned from an Empires of the Mediterranean cruise on the new Viking Star. We travelled with four friends, two of them were from Canada and two, like us, from the UK, there were six of us all ...
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Sail Date October 2015

captainmcd avatar


10 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship; Crew Improving.

I will cut and paste my daily log.VIKING STAR APRIL 2015 For the past two years I have been planning this cruise. I read about Viking River Cruises planning to construct an ocean going cruise ship, and get into ...
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Sail Date April 2015

Viking Star Ratings

Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation5.04.3
Value For Money5.04.4
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