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Miami Viking Ocean Viking Sun Cruise Reviews

Viking Ocean
Viking Sun
Destination
Miami

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Very Good

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74 Miami Viking Ocean Viking Sun Cruise Reviews


GardeningTraveler avatar

GardeningTraveler

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

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Two weeks ago, I returned from a four-month Around the World Cruise on the Viking Sun. The ship is beautiful. However, there were many things wrong with this cruise which is why I can give it only two stars. Five ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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kat2019

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Boat but So-So Locations

We had done a Viking River Cruise and we were looking for a Viking cruise close-by. We drove down from Orlando, everything went well getting on board and of course the customer service was wonderful. The ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Clclc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Relaxing at Sea

We arrived directly from the airport where Viking personnel were easy to identify and directed us to a bus for transporting us to the ship terminal. The check-in process was very efficient and informative. We were ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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hstartz

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful experience!

This was my third Viking Cruise. It was a wonderful trip! The Viking Sun is beautiful, elegantly decorated, and pristine. The staff is very helpful at all times. Every activity from boarding to disembarking is ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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RedJoJo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Luxury cruise

Inaugural world cruise that gave me an opportunity to see the world on a beautiful new ship. The ship is beautiful and has so many spaces for meeting friends or spending some quiet time alone. The crew was always ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Tanker281

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

High Expectations...Viking met or exceeded them.

My wife and I wanted a high quality, small ship, mosty inclusive cruising experience. Viking Ocean Cruises was highly rated. Very effective advertising. Decided to give them a try for an 8 day Caribbean cruise. We ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Karry66

1 Review Written

Sunshine and warm breezes

We chose this itinerary on Viking because we wanted to see Key West and spend a few days with warm sunny weather. We had previously taken a Viking River Cruise and enjoyed the smaller ship aspect of the Sun. From ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Respbj

3 Reviews Written

Perfect Sailing

We took the New Year’s Cruise with Viking as our cousin’s had booked it and we love Viking. From the easy on to the easy exit all was seamless. Our rooms were ready so we went and checked out our room on the ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Joseph Osegueda

1 Review Written

Excellent Choice

My wife and I (I'm in my 70's)wanted to see Belize and Mexico primarily to see the ancient Mayan ruins but we didn't want to see the normal tourist hot spots that you can get on television documentaries all the ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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jnrchrd

1 Review Written

Not bad for a first cruise!

Viking came highly recommended by friends and family, and we chose this particular cruise because of our interests in ancient civilizations. While on the cruise, we were able to visit three different Mayan ruins. ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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NelaG

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

AN HONEST REVIEW OF OUR 7 DAY NEW YEAR'S CRUISE ON THE VIKING SUN

My wife and I are very experienced cruisers having been on more than 35. This was our first time on Viking Ocean Cruise line, Scandinavian and we were impressed by their very high ratings on River Cruises.and the ...
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Sail Date December 2018


Robert A avatar

Robert A

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Unbelievably wonderful cruise!

We were looking for a relaxing and fun way to start the new year. We were not disappointed! The crew was very friendly and took special care to make sure we were comfortable. The food was excellent with a lot of ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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drpad3333

1 Review Written

Great time in the Sun!

Looked for a hoilday cruise after Christmas. Chose Viking for a luxury experience. Embarkation a breeze at POM - on the ship in 15 minutes. No lines.No problems. Boat was not at location on paperwork but was ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Kruchi

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Not competitive with other luxury cruises

We have cruised previously with both Seabourn and Silversea, as well as Viking River and we chose this cruise because we had read superb reviews and we were curious about Viking Ocean. The Viking Sun is a beautiful ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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rdcramer3

1 Review Written

Sold! (So good that, en route, I signed up for another.)

Four months of traveling alone, both firsts for me (and for the Sun), along with eccentric eating practices, made me rather apprehensive as the embarkation date approached. Instead it was a glorious experience. The ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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tourest

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

World cruise highs and lows

We have done 4 world cruises previously and wanted to try their first World Cruise 141 days.The ship is lovely the food was like most ships we did not as a whole enjoy the specialty restaurants the food was not the ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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dparrott

1 Review Written

Nicely Done!

Wanted to do Cuba again since my wife missed out on our last opportunity and this seemed like a reasonable option. Classy. We liked that there are no formal nights. No children is a definite plus. No charge for ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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krj6

1 Review Written

Cuba cruise is excellent

We wanted to visit Cuba, and Viking offered the most comprehensive experience for a cruise tour. This was our second Viking cruise (the first was a river cruise in France), and we were delighted. The shore ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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bcirish

6 Reviews Written

Reposition from Lisbon to Miami, then Miami to Cuba and back to Miami.

We have done several river cruises with Viking and were curious about Viking Ocean. The price was good and had free air. We then continue to Cuba on a back to back for a total of 18 days. We found the staff ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Harv454

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

World Cruise

We chose Viking because we had cruised with them on the rivers of Europe. We chose the 141 day World Cruise so we could see the world. We were not disappointed on either goal. Many friends asked before the cruise ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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worldia

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

World Cruise Pros and Cons

My embarkation experience was okay. I had no problems with my flights. My suitcase was damaged between the airport and the ship and delivery was delayed until quite late . I thoroughly enjoyed my time on board. ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Jovanne

2 Reviews Written

Trip of a Lifetime

We code Viking as they were one of the first cruise lines to travel to Cuba. We had been on several Viking river cruises and were looking forward to the brand new ocean ship. The ship was amazing from our cabin ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Celtic Wolf

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice cruise but late on repayments duue

We took the 141 day cruise because it hit most of the places on our bucket list and it was in celebration of our retirement. The ship was quite nice and our cabin was spacious enough. But after 4 months we started ...
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Sail Date December 2017


summergirl2 avatar

summergirl2

1 Review Written

Disappointing first Viking experience

Very poor communication during the year-long reservation period about changes in times and places. Excursions were spent riding a bus to get somewhere for a very short rather hurried view of the place. Had a jr ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Gwtr

5 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

They have a ways to go

The Viking Sun is a beautifully designed ship. It is a combination of class and simplicity. Even with 900 plus passengers on board we found few occasions where crowding was a problem. The port selection was very ...
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Sail Date December 2017


Viking Sun Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.7
Dining5.04.6
Entertainment4.04.2
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation5.04.4
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.54.4
Service5.04.7
Value For Money5.04.3
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