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Must do cruise itinerary South America and Patagonia
"Excellent itinerary on the NCL Sun. Small ship for 14 days, but the itinerary is awesome. We did two days in Buenos Aires before the cruise (must do the hop on hop off bus) and then did two days in Santiago after..."Read More
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An Excellent Cruising Experience for a First Time Norwegian Cruiser

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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marvinswartz

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

I wanted to cruise the Panama Canal and this trip was available at a suitable time. Life aboard ship was excellent as we were made to feel like part of the Norwegian family. The dining experience was superb but all the staff made us feel comfortable in their home. I enjoyed having a choice of cheeseburgers or pizza for lunch. I am a bridge player and was very pleased to find that Norwegian had ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


16 day repositioning cruise from Chile

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gossamer86

10+ Cruises

Age 40s

Staff was marvelous. They were very attentive. We had the drink package. The drinks were excellent especially the martinis at the Champagne bar. The ship was very clean. Food was good in dining room. Buffet was decent. Shore excursions were not impressive and they were always late. They would tell you to meet in the theater at 8:45 but you wouldn't get called for your excursion until ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Norwegian Sun South America/Panama Canal March 2019

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horstte

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

This was a 18 night South America Cruise from Santiago Chile to Miami, FL. We choose this cruise based on the itinerary. The ship is old...built in 2001 and refurbished in 2018. Our Cabin was a Vista View Junior Suite on Deck #10 (0067)...on the very back of the ship. The size of the balcony was average. This balcony provided an excellent view for the Panama Canal crowding. The Junior Suite ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Aft-Facing Mini-Suite


South American and day transit of Panama Canal

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happy senior traveler

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

I booked the Sun cruise just two weeks before flying to Santiago, Chile to start this unique, fabulous memory 16 day cruise. I was also leaving the next day to fly to LAS from FL for a couple of days and then on to LAX to go on the NCL Star for a 8 day Mexican Riviera cruise, so I only had 5 days at home between these two fabulous cruises. Both of these cruises were enhanced with perfect ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Family Inside


NCL SUN South America Cruise March 2019

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papicruiser

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I chose this cruise to explore western South America and specifically to go to Macchu Pichu. Also to travel the Panama Canal one more time. It did not disappoint. As usual, NCL tours are well planned and the guides are very professional. Embarkation at San Antonio was probably the easiest of any port I've done so far. Some sparse facilities in a warehouse, but they moved us through quick and it ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Penthouse with Balcony


Poor port choices

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Dairymouse

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

My mother's friend chose the cruise. My husband and I came along to help my 89-yr-old mother. The cruise started in San Antonio, Chile and ended in Miami. We had two additional stops in Chile, two in Peru, one in Ecuador, one in Costa Rica and one in Columbia. There were shore excursions available in all the ports, but we prefer to walk around and go geocaching. Often there were locals selling ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled with disabled person


Beautiful weather in South America

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carolina husker

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

We chose this cruise to see some of South America and cruise through the Panama Canal. We have traveled on the Norwegian Sun previously and had a good experience. The ship was upgraded last year and looks good. The staterooms are now elegant and other areas of the ship nice. This was a repositioning cruise, so there were seven sea days, which was a bit much for us, as we don't participate in ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Comments on our Southwest America Cruse March, 16 2019.

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gheberlein

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

1.Excursions were poor: a. One poor English-speaking guide without a microphone for 40 people If your in the back of the bus you hear nothing. b. Excursions were not as advertised. I paid over $260 to go to an island to get pictures of South American birds but we never got on the island we were to go to and I feel very cheated. c. The setup for boarding excursions is poorly ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Great cruise but....

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Andrew Gwynn

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Great ports, especially the Falkland Islands. Puerto Madryn was not a good shore excursion because we drove for about 2 hours and saw about 20 seals from a cliff about 200 feet up, then about 20 penguins at a different spot from about 50 yards and at the last stop, about 10 elephant seals (all male) from about 100 yards. 15 minutes at each stop! Big mix up with our shore excursion billing which ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Must do cruise itinerary South America and Patagonia

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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tshare

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Excellent itinerary on the NCL Sun. Small ship for 14 days, but the itinerary is awesome. We did two days in Buenos Aires before the cruise (must do the hop on hop off bus) and then did two days in Santiago after the cruise. This is a long vacation but do worth it. Ushuaia is awesome little town at the end of the world. Falkland Islands was fun. We did the 4x4 penguin tour which was ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


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