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Bergen Cruise Reviews

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213 Bergen Cruise Reviews


Kat9lives avatar

Kat9lives

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

In search of the Northern Lights

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Our first cruise on Viking Ocean and the Viking Star did not disappoint. A beautiful ship and the staff was excellent. BRINSLEY as cruise director did a great job and was very organized. The guest lecturers were ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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mgraham611

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

DISAPPOINTING BEGINNING AND END; GOOD CRUISE

We wanted to see places we had never seen before, especially Barcelona. Our flights to Bergen were rearranged because of a partial cancellation. The alternate flights set up by Viking got us there at 1:00 ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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june1

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Interesting Itinerary

Friends had traveled on Viking river cruises and decided to try Viking Ocean cruises. I have traveled a lot and been on Holland, America, Celebrity, Azamara, Royal Caribbean, Princess, small ship of 50 passengers ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Lindasueg

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

WOW! What a Homelands voyage!

Our Viking Ocean cruise began in Bergen Norway and ended in Stockholm Sweden. Doris and I have traveled often together but neither of us had been to the countries included in this cruise. One main reason I chose ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Rev. Dr. Michael

1 Review Written

Fine cruise with unexpected adventures

My woman and I had an excellent cruise in summer 2017 with MS Midnatsol to Norway's fjords, so we wanted to make another cruise to see the northern lights in Norway. It was sometimes adventurous and challenging, ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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newmexone

9 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Northern Lights Spectacular

We took this cruise because it offered the opportunity to see the Northern Lights which we did on several occasions. Without seeing the lights, my rating would have been lower. The ship through its announcement ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Lazer207

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lovely trip in the winter to the far north of Norway

We chose this cruise to see the northern lights and to experience the winter darkness and both of these expectations were fully met. The views were wonderful, particularly when we sailed into the Trollfiord. The ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Curlytop28

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Northern Lights

We mainly went to see the Northern Lights. We saw them on a number of occasions, which was great, but they were slightly underwhelming. They were mainly white light / only showing green on very slow exposure ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Teramo48

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Enjoyed cruise but had some concerns

My husband and I took the 12 days Norwegian Coastal Voyage hoping to see the Northern Lights. I love the ship—it is just the right size, small but still comfortable. Our cabin 621, even with an obstructed view, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Beethoven46

1 Review Written

Wake of the Vikings

Interested in learning about how the Vikings got to North America and to see some of the sites that have been on the History Channel; such as, L'anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland. In Greenland, visited with a local ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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GEORGIA-LARRY

7 Reviews Written

Great service, interesting cruise

I really wanted to see the Northern Lights and this was the perfect cruise. We saw the Northern Lights on several occasions . Overall this cruise gets a 4 - - the staff and crew were awesome, the packaged ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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janmick

1 Review Written

Our first ocean cruise

Only supposed to be 1 night at sea but due to weather we had 2 consecutive days and could not go outside. Ship could not visit Gdańsk. Been with Viking river cruises before And delighted with professionalism of ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Rosejamar

2 Reviews Written

Homeland Cruise 2019

We had taken two River Cruises with Viking prior to this Ocean Cruise. We were interested in trying the bigger ship and interested in the Scandinavian region and the Baltic Sea region seemed like a good fit. Norway ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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annelikes2knit

1 Review Written

Our Viking Homeland Cruise

We were looking for a cruise that would allow us to see a variety of Fjords and Scandinavian cities. We checked other cruises and cruise lines and ended up going with Viking because the itinerary offered a good ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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trishgoddard1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great service & food

We chose this cruise because our friends were going. The itinerary was through the British Isles. I really liked Norway and many of the stops in Scotland were nice. Britain and Ireland were great as well. Could’ve ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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michbowm

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Bergen- Kirkenes- Bergen

We chose this trip as an opportunity to see some Norwegian fjords and to go to North Cape. Starting in Bergen gave the opportunity to arrive by the Oslo Bergen train and leave with a rental car. Embarkation was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Scootoir

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Impressions of first time cruisers

We chose this cruise because it was offered by Viking, was a smaller ship, stayed overnight in the beginning and ending ports and visited ports in Scandinavia while excluding Russia. We did not wish to fuel the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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CatGirl922

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Enjoyed our first ever cruise

We did mostly eat at the World Cafe (amazing sushi and crab legs), we did also enjoy Manfrettis and the Restaurant a few times. We also did use room service. The food was wonderful. No complaints. I cannot eat ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Susiangelgirl

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Magical Norway

I wanted to cruise the Norwegian coast and Hurtigruten provides a very safe experience. We were told if the weather is really bad, they ships wait it out until it's safe to proceed which is nice to hear after the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Captain Bodo

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Visiting out of the way villages

We had always wanted to travel on the Hurtigruten, and so we booked with the Richard With because it had recently undergone a re-fit. Getting to the ship was so simple. We left from Cardiff airport to Bergen ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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jamescl131

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Nice ship and amazing scenery just a few downsides

I really liked the character of the ship, the art work and the layout. I enjoyed the hot tubs so much and the upper decks. The cabin was nice, the only downsides I could call out are. * The air from the ceiling ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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silvercruiser1952

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Excellent BUT this needs to be dealt with

I have just returned from the round trip on Finnmarken. Hurtigruten provides an excellent voyage and some stunning scenery. Much has been said about the trips so I will not add to the many reviews. BUT, Hurtigruten ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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bpvaller

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Norway Cruise on HURTIGRUTEN, MS Trollfjord

In wanting to see the Northern Light, we opted to take Hurtigruten's guarantee of their experience, vs going to Iceland. When we booked this cruise we were unaware that the ship serves as a cargo & ferry ship. It ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Scunnyboy

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable but weather didn't help

We chose a 12 day cruise that took us from Bergen up to the Russian border and back. Bad weather intervened on the return journey so we were stuck on board for most of the time and there's not much to do other than ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Stoichometric

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not a cruise, more an excursion with benefits

We wanted to celebrate my 70th birthday, to put behind us a challenging year, and to learn about a country and locality that we wouldn't normally see. The first thing to say is that if you like cruising with all ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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