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Viking Ocean Viking Star Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Mediterranean from Istanbul

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Nice Cruise

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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landlubber99

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

traveled as a single with another couple. The food was great, the tours were great, the size of the ship was great. The crew was friendly and efficient, My only issue was that as a single person who had paid double I had hoped to find other single on the cruise but did not,as a result iI did feel awkward and I am sure that it did flavour my enjoyment of the trip. The included airfare was very ...
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Sail Date: November 2016


The Explorer Cafe was our favorite place to hang out.

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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Lesliem759

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

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 every night. We complained, but it still happened. Also, upon boarding we had difficulty finding our cabin. When we boarded the river cruise, there was a crew member escorting every ...
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Sail Date: April 2016

Traveled with disabled person


Turkish Delight to Italian Romance

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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Wot4

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We wanted to visit Istanbul and Italy and we picked a cruise that would allow us to travel between Turkey and Italy. We specifically selected Viking because they are the BEST! Best food, best service, best ships, best crew, best itinerary, best on board experience and best schedule. Did I mention that Viking is the BEST! Every aspect of our cruise was a wonderful experience. The "basic" ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


Fantastic time

Review for Viking Star to Mediterranean

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Hinton 1987

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

This was our first 'ocean' cruise. We had avoided cruises because of the size of the ships and the impression we had of people being herded. The Viking Star was a great size - only about 800 people on our cruise. We began with the pre-cruise extension to Gallipoli and Troy. First class accommodations and an excellent guide. We were unable to go back to Istanbul. Viking had made the wise decision ...
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Sail Date: March 2016


We'll Be Back

Review for Viking Star to Mediterranean

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robertcwest

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

We have taken Viking River cruises and been impressed by their quality. We expected (and received) the same great experience at sea. The ship was a perfect size for us. We have been put off by the cattle call style of the regular cruise lines and appreciated the extra attention and space the Viking Star and its staff provided. It was much closer to a small boat experience than the larger cruise ...
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Sail Date: March 2016


The Trip of a Lifetime

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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Petite Blonde

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We arrived in Istanbul several days early to explore the city with the three other couples in our group, using Tours by Locals online in advance of the trip to find a guide. This was our fifth cruise, but our first on Viking. We had a wonderful experience, with great food at all venues and uniformly excellent service from all staff members. This ship is beautiful, and even our "deluxe ...
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Sail Date: March 2016


A Wonderful Cruise in an Incredible Part of the World

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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sarajallen57@gmail.com

2-5 Cruises

Age 80s

I chose this cruise because I already had experience with Viking, and knew that the quality of the ship and the service would be excellent, and because the route of this cruise included several places that I had wanted to visit for a long time. This was our first ocean cruise on Viking. The ship is exquisite; the cabins are lovely, and, as expected, the service was superior. We had a ...
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Sail Date: March 2016


Delightful Cruise

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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Dan3

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

Beautiful ship, friendly staff, excellent food. Never seemed crowded with only about 900 guests. Everything went smoothly. Stateroom was top notch. Don't think I'd ever go on a large cruise ship again after going on the Viking Star. It was a luxurious experience. Even the public restrooms were first class. There are plenty of common areas, beautifully decorated in Scandinavian style. ...
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Sail Date: March 2016


Wonderful

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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pamlevine

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We have been on a lot of cruises and this was truly amazing. On our way to the ship, my husband mentioned that he hoped this lived up to his very high expectations. He was not disappointed. Unfortunately, this cruise has spoiled us for any other cruise line. The (superior stateroom) cabin (and bathroom) was larger than on most ships. The food everywhere was wonderful - not only the best food ...
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Sail Date: March 2016


Fabulous Cruise on Viking Star!

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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janschwartz18

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

It was a Viking cruise! We had previously traveled on a Viking River Cruise, and when we learned that Viking was starting up an ocean cruise, we jumped on board. We selected the Eastern Mediterranean since the ports of call seemed so interesting to us. Our departure city was Istanbul and we were to have explored that city before setting sail. However, and this is to Viking's credit, due to ...
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Sail Date: March 2016


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