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Santiago (Valparaiso) Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Santiago (Valparaiso)

Traveler rating

Excellent

26

Very Good

8

Average

11

Poor

4

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

80

Luxury Cruises

52

Family Cruises

45

Repositioning Cruises

42

Romantic Cruises

29

52 Santiago (Valparaiso) Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews


TayanaLorna avatar

TayanaLorna

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

South America & Fantastic Fjords Chile, Cape Horn

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After loving Viking's Midnight Sun cruise through Norway's fjords to the Arctic Circle we decided to explore the other end of the world and around Cape Horn. This is a new dedicated cruise path for Viking beginning ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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CAJ86

2 Reviews Written

Viking Good but South America not so much

Having been to Europe on Viking River & Ocean we thought we would try South America this time. Disappointing as Argentina and Chile not very open to tourists. Getting off in Buenos Aires was a disaster-3 hours ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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crmunroe

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lots of good things--some not-so-good

Chose this cruise as way to see South America as land tours involved a lot of flights. Silversea was my first choice but it was sold out. We have done the Hurtigruten Norway fijords but otherwise this was our first ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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WAVTAM

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Seamless travel on Viking Ocean Cruises

This is the second Viking Ocean Cruise for us.. We have cruised over 100 times on various lines. The word we like to use for our Viking Ocean Cruise is "seamless". From the time of booking there is no detail ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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leiba1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing ship and crew

We chose this cruise for several reasons: the Viking reputation, the cruise itinerary and the mixture of excursions and sea days. We were not disappointed. We had a penthouse veranda cabin, which was roomy with ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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eva7

1 Review Written

hHusband needed emergency dental care upon arriving in Chile

Viking personnel provided us with the help we needed to find a dentist on a Saturday afternoon when we arrived at the terminal. My husband required an emergency root canal. We wouldn't have been able to enjoy the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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JohnGChelmsford

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Review of the Viking Sun cruise from Santiago to Los Angeles.

The itinerary is what first attracted us to this cruise and decided last April to book it through 6 Star Cruises. We have previously done many cruises with Regent, Azamara, Oceania and Seabourn, all of which we have ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Kilroyathome

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous vacation

The Viking Sun is a beautiful ship with luxury amenities. Staff is very friendly and will strive to meet any requests. The food is very good (we did have some bad experiences at Chef’s Table) and menus are varied ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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VaporK8

1 Review Written

Perks for booking while on a cruise

We chose this cruise while on another Viking ocean cruise. We received several perks (cruise credits for current & future cruise, Silver beverage package & discounts) for immediate booking. We were elated with the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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ammthm

1 Review Written

Best cruise experience we've ever had!

The staff was excellent - from the captain to the housekeeping gals & guys. Each and every one was willing to do whatever was needed for the guests. Our cruise director (Vicki Van Tassel) was the best! She made ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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rapjjp

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Luxury on the Ice

This was a once in a lifetime cruise around Cape Horn starting in Santiago, Chile….glacial cruising around Cape Horn, Antarctica landings, up the east coast of South America, ending deep in the Amazon in Manaus, ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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TerrySayles

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

South Pacific Fun

We chose this particular cruise for the itinerary it offered. For the most part, it met our expectations. However, we were unable to disembark in Easter Island due to high swells (no docking there, so tenders ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Echo225

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Relaxing cruise. Interesting itinerary. Great dining.

PROS: Everything on ship was great, but the spa and fitness facilities were exceptional and surpassed any I've used on other cruises or on land. Pool under dome that could be closed depending on weather conditions. ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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DenEsq

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Happy Birthday

This is only the second time that I have composed any dialogue regarding our many cruises around this unique planet. This cruise, on Regent SS "Explorer", was chosen by us more than two years ago. It takes a lot ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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mskatiemae

1 Review Written

44 Helpful Votes

Better and better each time

I have now taken 4 voyages on Crystal Symphony, and 11 total on Crystal (including one river cruise) and on this cruise had the best combination of sea days and (to me) new interesting ports to visit. I felt the ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Glennjones

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great

Pretty well everything about this voyage was great. The only concern I had was the obvious lack of experience from some of the expedition crew in their lack of ability and skill in operating the RIB's ( zodiac ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Garth Ramsey

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Ushuaia to Valparaiso, Chile on Silver Explorer

Its the only way to see the Chilean coast inlets and scenery short of having your own boat. There are no roads or habitation in most of the areas we visited. Excursions by zodiac to see wildlife and glaciers were ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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alohalennie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Silversea Muse; Valparaiso, Chile to Buenos Aires.

We chose this cruise because of the S. American itinerary and because the Muse was a new ship.We were concerned about the previous negative reviews we had read related to dining and formal nights and we were pleased ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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mcmanning

1 Review Written

We were really excited to take our first SilverSea cruise - we were disappointed

The Muse is a beautiful new ship and it will not disappoint your expectations. But, near the last minute, SilverSea pulled one of the prized destinations in favor of another day at sea. Many of our fellow ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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roysc

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lovely cruise

we enjoyed our trip. Cabin and amenities are good. Service was very good. Where the ship lacked was in food, information and restaurants. Although you had choice in restaurants with different names, all were ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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ladymadeline

4 Reviews Written

109 Helpful Votes

Reflections on the Silver Muse

We chose this cruise primarily for the itinerary, but also because an acquaintance was actively recruiting people to join her and her husband on their sixth Silversea cruise. She was enthusiastic about the line and ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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geraldpherman34

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Wonderful Trip

My wife and I wanted to see Chile and Argentina. We had actually previously scheduled a trip on another cruise line a few years ago but a serious illness of a family member caused us to cancel. Subsequently, several ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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can_jan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Generally great, but some issues remain

Was excited to travel on this new cruise ship. As usual, great service. But there are some issues. Indochine is a worthless restaurant and not worth the time. Atlantine is wonderful and the best of all options, ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Sherryanddoug

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

It was a terrific way to see the coast line of Chile and Argentina.

We booked this cruise specifically to experience the fjords of Chile and to see the Avenue of the Glaciers. We had been on the maiden voyage of the Muse in April 2017 and enjoyed it, so we were happy to be on the ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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FrednCoral

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

West Coast of South America

Our reason for choosing this cruise was 2 part. Small Ship & New Horizons. This leg involved joining the ship at Valparaiso, Chile continuing to Guayaquil, Ecuador. French food was an added attraction. As 2 people ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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