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Viking Ocean London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury) Cruise Reviews

Glacier Bay National Park
Taken from boat during one of our excursions.
The mid ship pool with its roof retracted with people enjoying the unseasonably hot day as we cruise by beautiful Alaskan glaciers!
From Included tour in Gdansk
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1-10 of 82 Viking Ocean London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury) Cruise Reviews


Excelent voyage

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chirval
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

This was our first ocean cruise. We are very satisfied with the ports that we docked in and the excursions that were offered. We enjoyed several purchased excursions also. We are dissapointed the we could not visit St Petersburg, Russia. But we understand taking St Petersburg and Helsinki off of the itinerary. We are hoping that a future will hold a time that we may all safely travel to ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom


They found my hearing aid

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Queen from Carlisle
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Chose this several years ago because I had never been to any of the UK countries. While on the cruise I lost one of my hearing aids and despaired of finding it as I had been on excursions and all over the ship. But, I called guest services, gave them my coach number and within two hours they had found my hearing aid and returned it to the ship. They called for me to come pick it up. I was ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


Beautiful Countries, Ship, and Crew

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Technomamab
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

My husband and I chose the Viking Venus cruise itinerary because we wanted to go to the Orkney Islands. The trip did not disappoint! We loved the excursions, locations, ship, staff, and food. FABULOUS! Having an outside veranda in the stateroom is worth the additional cost. Although we were sailing on the North Sea, the temperature was warm enough to allow a cup of coffee outside on the ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom


A Wonderful Experience

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HuggyBear0728
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose the Great Britain cruise because there were so many ports-of-call that were of interest. It was a great way to get a good taste or Great Britain, Ireland, Shetland Islands (part of Scotland) and Norway. The weather cooperated with us for the most part and did not put much of a damper on our visits. If one is reading this and you are sailing Viking for the first time, Viking is an ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Penthouse Veranda Stateroom


Cruise Was Great - Afterward...Not So Much

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Gumby07
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This story is not life or death…just interesting. My wife and I recently returned from the British Isles Explorer. It was great and I'd give the cruise itself 5 stars, but there were 2 issues with billing. On the night before disembarkation, we got our final invoice which clearly stated we had a net credit of $209 due to the cancellation of a tour. None of the 4 Viking Customer Service ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Penthouse Veranda Stateroom


Viking Venus is out of this world!

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Amahcen
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Pre-Covid we traveled with Viking River to Russia & China. Very satisfied with both ships, itinerary, food, excursions, shopping etc. When Viking Ocean brochure arrived, we were mesmerized with the different trips & chose The British Isles with an extension to Oslo. It was a fabulous trip. Food was excellent in the main dining room & specialty restaurants. Staff extremely attentive. Great ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Penthouse Veranda Stateroom


Best trip ever!

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Apr2022
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this trip as we wanted to visit the UK. We initially booked this trip in late 2019 for an April 2020 departure. This, of course, got cancelled due to COVID. We were offered our money back or a 25% upgrade if we let it ride. This allowed us to upgrade our cabin and our airfare. Viking took care of us every step of the way. They ushered us and our luggage to and from each airport and ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Penthouse Junior Suite with Balcony


Always, the BEST!

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suzzz53
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This is our 3rd Viking Cruise. Two ocean and one river cruise. They are the best at what they do. We were cruising during COVID (I know it's still going on). I was impressed with their procedures in that we did daily spit test/PCR every morning before leaving our rooms and left the bag with the vile outside our door to be tested. Masks were not mandatory when we cruised, but the crew ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Penthouse Veranda Stateroom


Worth the Two-year Delay Due to Covid-19 Concerns

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JLMiii
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

This cruise had been on our list for about five years before we finally got around to scheduling it, and then it was delayed for two more years due to the Covid pandemic. When we finally got to make the cruise it met all our expectations. Service was excellent in all respects - stateroom care; dining; and on-board and off-board activities. Viking's on-board health protocols were handled well ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom


Great staff and service; less than satisfactory shore excursions

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DeputyBill
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

It was a "Bucket List" item....wanted to see the British Isles and this specific cruise with Viking Ocean Cruises met our want list. Lots of stops in England, Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Norway. The good: No one under 18 years old allowed on Viking Cruises. Very quiet ship, no loud people or parties. Great staff and service. The staff learned our meal and drink ...
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Sail Date: March 2022


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