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856 Viking Ocean Caribbean Cruise Reviews


mcorica avatar

mcorica

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Islands of the Caribbean

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We chose this cruise because we had never been to these islands. This was our 6th Viking cruise, obviously we love the ship, staff, entertainment Service etc. Of the nine ports we had 5 included excursions and 4 ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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marykay877

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excursion highlights for Viking trip to Panama Canal

We chose this trip because of the opportunity to experience the Panama Canal. It was the highlight of the trip. This review will concentrate on the excursions - mostly because I found few reviews on Cruise Critic ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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CruiseDoc79

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Might try Viking again in another 30 years when we fit their target audience

We had originally booked this as a Cuba cruise (until Trump put and end to that) but decided to stick with the booking after Viking offered some decent incentives. I love cruising having previously sailed with ...
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Sail Date February 2020


Tom 51 avatar

Tom 51

1 Review Written

Really not good

Tom and Jackie Review San Juan to San Juan December 21 2019 to January 11 2020 Tom and Jackie Morgan Review San Juan to San Juan December 21 2019 to January 11 2020 First the good news 1. Most of the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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OG57

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Comfortable ship, amazing staff

Viking Sea staff were all friendly, welcoming and went out of their way to give us the best experience possible. We ate most meals at the World Café where the menu changed daily and always provided plenty of ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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NWIRH51

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A new Caribbean port of call each day!

We chose this cruise to celebrate our 45th wedding anniversary. Previously have had three cruises with Cunard. This fared better for us as there were no formal nights. Had two nights at the Chefs table and two at ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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geocher

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing experience for a first cruise!

Selected this cruise line after much research. We are in our 60's and wanted an experience that was easy, comfortable and well planned. We splurged and went for a Penthouse Jr Suite that turned out to be better than ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Fred Pearson

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

15 days, 6 Carribean Countries, Excellent Ship, Crew, Food.

We enjoyed Viking Reine cruise and wanted to try Viking Ocean cruise. Viking handled our flights, and transfers which went smoothly. The smaller Viking Sky was particularly enjoyable for us compared to the many ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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TheLeagueOfWonder

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Idyllic Wellness Cruise on Viking Sky

Our goal for this cruise vacation was to have a wellness retreat: to eat healthy food, to read a lot, to walk 10,000 steps daily and to relax in the spa and the Viking Sky fulfilled our wishes! This was the first ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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EmilyHLV

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Rocks!

To experience a smaller ship with less crowds. The explorers lounge quickly became our go to spot. Lots of comfortable seating with beautiful views, provided peace & solitude. We experienced excellent customer ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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1toein

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruisers

We were thinking of cruising for a while and very hesitant about small spaces and too many people, etc. Good friends highly recommended Viking Cruises, so we researched the line and liked what we found. We ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Penspack

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great winter getaway

We decided to escape winter for a bit and took our second Viking ocean cruise because of the great itinerary.....2 nights in Puerto Rico and a port a day. It didn't disappoint, with perfect weather. We had included ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Radlynandm

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Stunning ship but not much else to recommend it

We chose to travel on the Viking Sea (10 day cruise) from San Juan, Puerto Rico to San Juan, Puerto Rico, because we liked the look of the itinerary, and the fact that it has been voted the top cruise line for the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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coveyfac

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best Cruise Ever!

We chose the West Indian Explorer Cruise with Viking because it stopped at nine beautiful ports, only one of which we had seen before. Also, our previous Viking Rhine River Cruise was so great, we wanted to try ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Nanron

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Relaxation Amidst Turquoise Waters

We chose the West Indies Cruise for several reasons: dates, ports, weather, and our love of Everything Viking! Our ship was a small cruising ship with 930 people and no children. Don’t get us wrong, we love ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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CnCC76

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

West Indies Fall Break

The Viking West Indies Cruise was a great break from the cold of fall. The weather was super with some rain, mostly during the night. This cruise was similar to the last two we took due to Viking's ability to make ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Karebear1959

1 Review Written

This West Indies Explorer cruise had weather issues.

We chose this cruise explicitly because there were no “at sea days”. We chose Viking because of stellar reviews with no casinos nor children. Being a very new boat, just 4 or 5 years old added to the allure. ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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24111951

1 Review Written

Outstanding Viking Ocean Cruise

The embarkation and disembarkation were smooth. The outbound and return flights and transfers were well organized. Thee ship is beautiful. The decor is modern and elegant. The furnishing is unique and stylish. ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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JeanKana

1 Review Written

Viking Cruise

This was our third Viking Cruise. We have previously been on two other cruise lines, but now we’re hooked on Viking. The ship is modern and spacious. Our balcony cabin was comfortable and the amenities are ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Tcp12

1 Review Written

Great crew, excellent cruise

We sailed from San Juan , 1000 miles up the amazon river, hit cities in Brazil including Rio; visited Montevideo and Buenos Aires. Great itinerary. The crew were all great, without exception. We say the hotel GM ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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DT_PB_all_at_sea

1 Review Written

Caribbean Sun Getaway - our first Viking cruise and will not be our last

We have travelled on larger ships with another line for over 23 cruises - Cunard. We wanted to try a different line that offered something a little different. We chose Viking Ocean, and we are glad we did. From ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Larrym1942

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking Excellence

We have sailed Viking’s river cruises in Europe and were impressed with the quality of the food and the attention to guest services. We chose this cruise because of the timing, over the Holidays, and that the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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EWRules

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

One hotel, nine islands

Viking's West Indies Explorer was just the kind of cruise we were looking for. We like to spend more than one day in a particular area, which is hard to do on many cruises. The Lower Antilles brings a series of ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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skdemello

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruise to Cuba aboard the Viking Star

I am not typically a cruiser, but chose this cruise because it was going to Cuba and only Cuba. Other cruise lines would stop in Cuba, but would go to other destinations. We were supposed to dock in Cienfuegos ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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marisa13usa

1 Review Written

Great ship, but disappointing shore excursions

The itinerary was what we were looking for -- all destinations, no days at sea. We had been very satisfied with our previous Viking Ocean cruise (on the Sky, an identical ship). But Viking has definitely upped ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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