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Rome (Civitavecchia) Viking Ocean Viking Orion Cruise Reviews

Viking Ocean
Viking Orion
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Rome (Civitavecchia)

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33 Rome (Civitavecchia) Viking Ocean Viking Orion Cruise Reviews


NLPlemons avatar

NLPlemons

1 Review Written

Awesome experience.

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We chose Viking for the itinerary and the cost which included some excursions. It was more than we could have even hoped for. The ship, the crew, the food everything was top notch. Add to this the cities we ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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JimO1104

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic Cruise

Viking always is top notch cruise experience. The ship is always in immaculate condition has the most space per passenger I've experienced. You can sit by yourself at dinner if you choose because there's always ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Patti Marie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous Trip

Rome was number one on my bucket list, and that wasn’t the only place in Italy I wanted to see. Many of my friends had been on various Viking Cruises including the first round the World on the Viking Sun. Heard ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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DJ_87

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Vegetarians and Vegans Stay Away!!!!

We choose this cruise for our honeymoon because of the positive reviews we had seen on various websites. Prior to booking, my wife confirmed multiple times that they will be able to accommodate vegetarians and me ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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dwd62748

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Two weeks from Rome to Venice and on to Athens

Although we had been to the start and stop sites before several times, the intermediate stops in the Adriatic were new to us and quite interesting. The Orion is a lovely ship...just a few weeks old at our sailing ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Skyebaby

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful cruise ship, but....

We have done four riverboat cruises with Viking and I liked the look of the Orion, fancied a Mediterranean cruise, so decided to try it. The first day, we flew from our nearest airport, Leeds/Bradford, but had to ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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nelsonrj

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Vacation

My husband and I were interested in seeing the French Riviera, Spain, and Italy. We signed up for pre-cruise and post-cruise extensions and the whole experience was absolutely lovely. The pre-cruise hotel in ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Emmie115

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise

We chose Viking because we have been on other cruise lines and didn’t like how crowded they were. The cruise itself was spectacular. The staff was attentive and friendly. The ship was clean and comfortable; not ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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subdoc

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Barcelona to Venice, via most of the west coast of Italy, Corfu and Croatia

We went from Budapest to Amsterdam on the Viking MAGNI two years ago, and loved every bit of that trip, so we knew of Viking's attention to detail and commitment to excellence from firsthand experience. In 2018 we ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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jdmich

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful first trip to Italy

We began our trip with the extension in Tuscany, which was well worth both the time and money. Our Viking guide made it a very interesting and seamless time. The ship was very new, and the only problem was that the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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kstew

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise Experience

Our cruise was on the Mediterranean, from Rome to Barcelona. We did the Rome extension before our cruise began--the accommodations in Rome were excellent. The hotel staff bent over backwards to get all of us into ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Angiequito avatar

Angiequito

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise

I chose this cruise because of many reasons. Most being an excursion at every port as well as the overall historical and learning theme they promoted. I was not disappointed. I felt at the end of the cruise the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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mitchellnewman

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic service and more!

All inclusive excursions, no days at sea, fully stocked mini bar included (with chocolate and nuts!), no extra charge for specialty restaurants, no children permitted and very reasonable beverage upgrade package ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Steven Popish

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great introduction to Italy with cruising with Viking

We traveled with our good friends from Wyoming and decided to try an ocean cruise following a great river cruise we had to France about 2 years prior to this trip. We were overall very happy with the entire cruise ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Susan chuckray

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful crew, food, ports and amenities.

My family have been on Viking River and Ocean cruises and just raved about them. It took very little encouragement to convince me to try a Viking cruise. I have been to the Caribbean, Alaska, Bermuda with other ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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F A Perrow

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The best!

Viking was wonderful! They met us at he airport and delivered us to the hotel in which we stayed in Rome. A beautiful hotel, which was part of their package. There were Viking agents there almost round the clock to ...
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Sail Date August 2018


2Charlie avatar

2Charlie

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Elegant ship and excellent service.

Viking knows it’s business and excels at it. The new ships are elegant and (as usual) meals, service and entertainment were all excellent. Our embarkation in Rome was noteworthy as we were greeted at the airport ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Brad1185

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Viking does so much right

Wanted to try a more inclusive cruise line with a smaller ship and higher quality over the main cruise lines. Viking really delivered. We were having lunch approximately 5 minutes of arriving at the cruise ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Avenagrace

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Poor customer service and staff that is clueless.

A friend of mine recommended Viking as a way to visit Italy. I'm so sorry this is the path we chose. Onboard- jr. Penthouse is a fantastic room and clean. Other than that, I am NOT impressed and more than ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Maite88

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Viking Cruise

We just returned from our fantastic Mediterranean Cruise onboard Viking Orión. The embarkation process was quick and as soon as you are onboard you are treated like royal. The food choices were numerous and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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mchammer16

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Fantastic First Voyage with Viking Orion - from a younger couple on board

We fell in love with this itinerary, with the boat and with this crew. My husband and I are in our mid 40s, and have started to enjoy more luxurious cruise lines. We compare this experience to a Crystal cruise we ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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cruznwithmom

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Eastern Med fun in the sun on Viking Orion

A quick intro. This was our first time on Viking Ocean, my previous cruise experience was western Med on Regent Mariner. Traveled with my mom, who has a lot of cruise experience on a variety of lines. Mom picked ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Rferin

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

New ship, beautiful and calm design

I joined a small group so didn’t choose the cruise or ship but enjoyed the Viking process. There was no line when we boarded and we went to our room after exploring the ship. I like to start a cruise by looking ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Mikebenesch

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Magnificent ship, way below par food

The ship was magnificent. The majority of the crew and staff were excellent. A few surly or inattentive waiters. Orion July 8 Rome to Barcelona The big problem was the food at dinner. Our experience, as well as ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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jimmcf1963

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

The beauty and luxury of a brand new ship!

My wife and I just returned from a eight day Viking Western Mediterranean cruise. The ship is brand new (June 2018). It was beautiful and had lots of modern amenities. In addition, the Viking staff were wonderful. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Viking Orion Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.7
Dining5.04.5
Entertainment4.04.1
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation5.04.4
FamilyN/A
Enrichment5.04.4
Service4.54.7
Value For Money5.04.2
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