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Venice to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean Viking Ocean Viking Star Cruise Reviews

Viking Ocean
Viking Star
Eastern Mediterranean
Venice

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64 Venice to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean Viking Ocean Viking Star Cruise Reviews


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CablerCruises

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Crew and ship were excellent, missed or substituted ports due to weather.

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We chose this cruise because of it's itinerary. On the cruise, we could visit cities in five countries along the Adriatic and Aegean Seas. We were disappointed when we could not get into Koper, Slovenia and Viking ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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flick34134

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Is The Best

Previous Viking cruise was great so we tried them again, and once again it was great. From Venice to Athens with stops in Split, Kotar, Dubrovhik and Corfu before reaching Athens. Included shore excursions were ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Karenlynne

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking Ocean Cruise - Empires of the Mediterranean

I had cruised the maiden voyage of the Viking Star in 2015 and was excited to sail on her again, with this Venice-Athens cruise. The ship is amazing, the crew is superb, the dining choices excellent, and guides are ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Kghuff

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Venice to Istanbul Adventure!

We have traveled with Viking on the rivers many times and knew that the ocean experience would be as wonderful. We spent three days exploring Venice prior to the beginning of the cruise - it's truly a wonderful city ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Hilary Mendoza

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent history and romance on the Dalmatian Coast

Viking offered the best itinerary in a small cruise ship that offered high quality amenities. From the balcony of the cabin to the spa, our experience was excellent. We had the ability to take the included tour to ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Kraftykarenc

1 Review Written

VIking Star - Empires of the Mediterranean.

Viking cruise was recommended by family members who had traveled on Viking through China. Toured wonderful ports of Venice, Pula and Dubrovnik Croatia; Kator, Montenegro, Santorini and Athens, Greece; Kusadasi ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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mathmomma

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Venice to Istanbul by way of Adriatic and Mediterranean

We chose this cruise to revisit Venice and then tour the Dalmatian coast, Greece and Turkey. The only disappointment was a bombing in Istanbul which prohibited us visiting there but Viking did its best to fill in ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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lukas1006

1 Review Written

Trip of a Lifetime

My wife and I had an excellent experience with Viking River Cruise several years ago visiting Russia. When Viking announced that there would be an Ocean cruise, we immediately book our passage long before the ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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wmdowdy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Visiting the Balkans

My wife and I have always wanted to visit the Balkan region and we had traveled on Viking River Cruises before so we wanted to experience their Ocean/Sea itineraries and the larger vessels. The ship was ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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SeasideLady

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Small ship, intimate, classy, adults-only cruise

The Viking Star is a perfect option for adults who want a relaxing time without children, especially those interested in a luxury, small ship, and those who prefer a classy vs. glitzy cruise experience. The staff ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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skierfan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First cruise of many to come

We were intrigued by a new cruise line, had received ads in the mail, and signed up spontaneously. This was our first cruise ever. We were biased against cruising since I tend to get seasick, but thought we'd give ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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rbodner890@aol.com

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Viking makes it so easy.

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary: Overnight in Venice, ports in Croatia and Montenegro, a night to go out in Dubrovnik, and an overnight in Athens. But we were overwhelmed by the thoughtful staff annd ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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ktwalker48

1 Review Written

Great Cruise on Viking

We chose this cruise because of the ports visited, which included several of the places we really wanted to see--Venice, Istanbul, Athens, Santorini. The timing was good for us and we booked 2 years out so we got a ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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suzie0108@gmail.com

1 Review Written

Viking understands the sophisticated traveler.

Had a wonderful experience on a previous Viking River cruise which made us anxious to try their ocean experience. Really impressed by the proposed itinerary. The relatively small size of the ship allowed it to visit ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Sclevall

2 Reviews Written

Outstanding Small Ship

Great new ship love the staff took great care of us great food Embarkation is the easiest I have ever experienced We chose this cruise because of the places this ship docks and the fact there is an included shore ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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billom

1 Review Written

Best Trip Ever

The locations of the ports we went to was the main reason we selected the trip. The second reason we picked the ship was all the Viking river cruises we had been on and KNEW that the Viking ship would equally be ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Rlantzid

3 Reviews Written

Typical Viking Excellence

Viking is the top river cruiser so we chose Viking for an Ocean cruise. We weren't disappointed. The Viking Star lived up to the Viking reputation. First Class all the way. For the maiden cruise, everything went ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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paulinemike

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

The cruise was very nice and we probably would cruise Viking again.

We liked the destinations. We Found everyone on the ship were excellent to deal with, the service was wonderful, especially in light of the fact that our luggage was lost by the airlines for 7 days! We were ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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ShxFan

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A wonderful first ocean cruise!

We sailed with Viking on a river cruise and enjoyed it so much we decided to try an ocean cruise. This was my first time on a cruise ship and I enjoyed it very much. The ship was beautiful, very easy to navigate, ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Tuckercici

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Spectacular Experience

We chose this cruise because the ports were all places that we wanted to visit. Venice was a wonderful place to begin our Mediterranean adventure. We enjoyed a the old port and a gondola ride complete with a three ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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TedMJ

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A First Class Cruise with a First Class Organization

Sailed with Viking before & found their ships to always be excellent. It was a new ship & from all the literature, it appeared to be a first class ship. We weren't disappointed. Stateroom was very roomy & ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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44GIPPER

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

GO VIKING (on the rivers or on the oceans)

We wanted to see parts of the Med we had not seen before. The ship "Viking Star" was beautiful. Clean and well thought out. We loved our stateroom with the veranda and the large window. The bathroom was well ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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RJMAROB

1 Review Written

Viking Sea Empires of the Mediterranean

Having sailed on Viking's river cruises, it was time to experience their new ocean line. Embarkation was seamless, taking ten minutes to complete. The ship was well laid out with light filled open public spaces and ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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gidgetgidget

1 Review Written

Cruise of a Lifetime!!!

Heard so many wonderful things about Viking and the itinerary on this particular cruise was exactly what we are interested in. The ship and our cabin were luxurious! Dining a treat! Now we would like to ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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coasters

14 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Great Trip, Excellent Value, Beautiful Ship; Enjoyed Everything

Happy with their river cruises, had always wanted to try Viking Ocean - was very impressed with the Ocean Cruises Presentation in Los Angeles, found Viking to have really done their homework! They knew the ...
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Sail Date November 2015


Viking Star Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.8
Dining5.04.7
Entertainment3.04.2
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation5.04.3
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.4
Service5.04.8
Value For Money5.04.4
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