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Seward Viking Ocean Viking Orion Cruise Reviews

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Viking Orion
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34 Seward Viking Ocean Viking Orion Cruise Reviews


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FREEZZA

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

ALASKA BY LAND AND VIKING CRUISE

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Alaska still holds, for travellers, the experience of the Great Outdoors of wild forests, mountain sky lines, fast and slow flowing water ways. Wild life abounds in their natural habitat that will hold you in that ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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kenhannan12065

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Alaska - Inside Passage

This was our 3rd Viking Cruise, but our first Ocean Cruise. We wanted to experience Alaska, but in "Viking style", without gambling, large crowds, and with a focus on history and culture, gourmet dining, excellent ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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voyagerpunaise

5 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Sights

I lived in Alaska as a child so I was super excited to go back and see it as an adult. I have sailed with Viking 7 times before the Alaskan cruise and absolutely love what Viking has to offer. After we arrived in ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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pmce

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking is simply the best for adults!

We chose this cruise because we had loved our river cruise with Viking and wanted to try our first ocean cruise with them. We liked the idea of a smaller ship and no kids. The itinerary sounded good and we were ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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cwarizona

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

It was our first cruise and we are hooked!

My husband had never been interested in cruising after spending a substantial amount of time on Navy ships, but he wanted to see Alaska. Years ago we made a deal that we would take an Alaskan cruise; we figured it ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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CanTex1

1 Review Written

Viking and Alaska - Well Suited To Each Other

We have had four Viking cruises so far, with a fifth on the horizon. It’s an adult-level cruise and they treat their guests accordingly. The operation of the vessel was seamless - the passengers never had to worry ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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cbrignac43

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Alaska

Love Viking. Always wanted to go to Alaska. Room is a little small. A/C is so so. Love the drink package, speciality restaurants, shore excursions. Internet a little slow. Crew is very nice. Food is great. Boat is ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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JerryOhio

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Alaskan Coastal Tour

Great experiences previously with Viking River Cruises and wanted to try their ocean small ships. This ship was 4 times larger than the Viking longships, but we never felt crowded. There were so many places to ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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dbrand

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful ship, crew, amenities, food, service...a luxurious cruise experience!

heard the Viking ocean cruises are higher end luxury cruises and our experience lived up to that...the crew on all fronts were awesome, helpful, wonderful inviting attitudes. the ship itself is beautiful and ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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LucySuv

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Alaskan Cruise

We have had the opportunity to go on two Viking River cruises and wanted to try an Ocean Viking Cruise. Alaska has been on our bucket list for years and we knew Viking was the way to go. Viking has EVERY THING ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Renamkup

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Ketchikan was beautiful and crew on ship were excellent

My husband and daughter always wanted to go to Alaska. Chose Viking because we had a previous trip with them from Amsterdam to Budapest which was awesome. Small ship, great service and beautiful sites. Already ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Lora C

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A First and Best Cruise

I chose this cruise because my husband and I wanted to see Alaska--but not on a huge ship. The Orion was perfect with passengers numbering about 950. The ship was beautiful and our deluxe veranda cabin was great. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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mhatley

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Celebrating

With daughter and son-in-law to celebrate birthdays and anniversary. Daughter has serious food issues, and the crew took fabulous care of her. The food is good, especially liked the buffets. The chef made several ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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4daowens

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great Experience on Viking Orion

Before booking our Alaskan cruise with Viking, my husband and I did extensive research about not only Viking, but many competitors as well. We feel, we got exactly what we expected and found that some of the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Oskareppl1

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Disappointed Overall

We booked this cruise directly through Viking in November 2017 - 18 months prior to departure. We were advised at that time we could upgrade flights as soon as flights became available. We duly did this through ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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kevin7173

3 Reviews Written

120 Helpful Votes

Viking Needs to "Up" their Game!

We have done 3 Viking River cruises and enjoyed them all. So, we decided it was time to try a Viking Ocean cruise. First and foremost, Viking needs to have BETTER included excursions. In just about every port the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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NorthCarolinaPam

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful itinerary and excellent excursions.

Have done Viking Ocean before and realized that this was the first year that they were doing the Alaska route. We were so impressed with our previous experience, we wanted to try them again. The Viking Orion is a ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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steffsj

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

We had a great trip the food and the service and the weather was great !

We were on Viking in the Caribbean and it was great so we decided when they open up the Alaska cruise we are going so we booked it two years ahead time . The flight in should have been earlier we lost the first day ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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lamarmax

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Trip of a lifetime

We are not travelers. This trip was perfection. The ship, its design and appointments, crew...all perfection. Every detail, every comfort. I think I could be talked into living aboard! The hotel in Vancouver for ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Judy Wright

1 Review Written

July, 2019 Scenic Alaskan Cruise

We chose Alaska because my parents lived in Alaska before I was born and I have always wanted to go. We chose Viking because we had taken the Viking River Cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest -- and LOVED it! We ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Dad4sons

1 Review Written

Excellent ship, terrible excursions

We had previous excellent experiences on Viking, enjoying especially the smaller size, afternoon tea service, sauna with snow room, and the superb food and drink. Unfortunately, they offered excursions which were ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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jgreenslit

1 Review Written

Alaska!

We liked everything about what was proposed. We were interested in a small ship with a small number of passengers. There were more ports of call than other cruises we looked at and a longer trip...7 days just ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Mimiinthecity

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

First Ever Cruise and bucket list

The Viking name has been synonymous with excellence. We were so happy when they announced they were sailing in Alaska. It was our dream come true! This was a special cruise for my husband’s 70th and his ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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rlarson2

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Alaska by sea

Everything about the cruise was top notch. Accommodations were outstanding and we really enjoyed the variety of dining options and special events. We especially enjoyed trying the steam and regular saunas, cold ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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rswood00

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

CELEBRATION ALASKAN CRUISE

The cruise ship was up to Viking normal high standards. The cabin was well prepared and continually tidied and readied..the cabin service usually forgot we didn`t wanted our beds turned back etc but minor point. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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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