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Viking Ocean Group and Theme Cruises Cruise Reviews

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90 Viking Ocean Group and Theme Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Frank CC

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

They got everything right on our Northern Lights cruise

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(Sorry in advance for the long review.) My wife & I had not been on any significant cruises in the past decade because the trend to larger ships goes against most of what I want in a cruise. Things that are ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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410063

1 Review Written

Outstanding Cruise for Adults with excellent food, cabins, entertainment .

The ship, Jupiter, was in its first year after commissioning in May. The Crew was wonderful in all aspects. The cabins were very comfortable and spacious with lots of storage for cloths and other items. We had ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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NickfromPA

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Caribbean bucket list

Nine islands in 11 days from San Juan, with a “small” ship and wonderful staff. It helped us complete our Caribbean “bucket list.” And made it all easy-from the airport to our return. Viking does a great ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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BoRudi

4 Reviews Written

Great experience

Had done Viking River Cruise in past and service and venue was excellent so decided to do a Viking Ocean Cruise. Embarkation to Disembarkation went smoothly and same quality as the river cruise with Viking. They set ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Bearded Rick

1 Review Written

Numb in Hamilton

Numb, as in unbelievable, Numb as in over whelming, Numb as in booked another cruise with Viking for next year. We had seen the TV documentary "Mighty Ships" showcasing the "Viking Sky" and a week later were ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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cholstc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Santiago de Cuba stopover cancelled

Wonderful cruise. Great staff, great food, excellent wines, good excursions, well-informed guides. All good except they cancelled the Santiago de Cuba stopover at the last minute, claiming that they might be able to ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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brauntonians

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship - great staff - great trip

We chose this trip to once again hopefully experience the northern lights and to have the luxury of this beautiful ship. The itinerary looked good with overnight stops at Tromso and Alta. Embarkation was seamless, ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Mfschultz

5 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Breathtaking Arctic Light, Sea and Mountain Views, and lovely Norwegian Culture.

We wished to experience the high Arctic, and we love Norway from previous cruises. Northern Lights have long been on the desired list. Almost as an afterthought we signed on to the Churchill’s England pre-cruise ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Dukedg

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Successful Trip to See the Northern Lights

We chose this itinerary because I wanted to travel somewhere to see the Northern Lights. This was our third Viking Ocean cruise and we received the excellent service we have come to expect from Viking. We have our ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Rutman

12 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

The Gold Standard For Ships (but not for shore excursions)

It is probably important for you to know my family and I are seasoned cruisers. Over the past 25 years we’ve sailed a total of 31 times on Celebrity, Holland America, Cunard, Princes, Royal Caribbean, Carnival, ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Cokekid

1 Review Written

Cuba Cruise

Excellent cruise. Good value for money. Great way to see Cuba and get a feel for the culture. Excellent food and service. We loved the excursion to Havana and especially the ride thru the city in the old 1950's era ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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MaryAnnV

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Into the midnight sun

Had an Interest in the area that the cruise covered, Iceland, Norway, Shetland Islands, Orkney Island, Edinburgh, Scotland, England..Had done a previous Viking River Cruise and was impressed with the accommodations ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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VikingHomeland

1 Review Written

Viking Homeland

The Viking Homeland cruise provided Excellent Ports of Call with a well organized shore excursions. There were good excursion options for each port, giving a taste of each city and country. The Viking Sky provided ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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128 Cocomo

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Ship....ok excursions

We had been on a wonderful cruise on the same ship last year and LOVED it. The room was a nice size...all rooms have verandas. The fridge is stocked each day, the bathroom floor is heated, the staff is excellent, ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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glenwood1

1 Review Written

Great experience

We chose this cruise because we wanted to visit the Baltic area countries and a part of Russia. It more than met our expectations. The food and beverages were up to the highest Viking standards. The specialty ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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HeleontoKauai

1 Review Written

Cruise Viking!!!

Travelled in a group of 12 and we all were exceptionally pleased! Group included first time cruisers and seasoned cruisers. Exemplary food, service and off-shore tours! Staff is superb in their professionalism ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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reed2comcast.ner

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Sea does not disappoint!

We traveled aboard the Viking Sea on their Eastern Seaboard tour beginning in New York City with stops in Boston, Halifax, Gaspe and Saguenay, Quebec, Quebec City and Montreal where we disembarked. Through Viking, ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Cienfuegos

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Would do the cruise again, but...

First Viking Cruise, my wife and I enjoyed it immensely. Good staff, very engaged and aware of customer needs. Lots of attention to detail like constantly refreshing buffet offerings in World Cafe. The "all in" ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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ptmcarron

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

In the Wake of the Vikings

In the Wake of the Vikings - Ocean Cruise (Sep 2018) Sep 01 - SAN DIEGO - FRANKFURT * Flew on Lufthansa First Class (excellent service) * Arrived in Frankfurt and was met at the plane with a wheel chair ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Travelgoer

3 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Viking Homeland's Cruise of the Baltic Sea

This cruise: The Viking Homeland's offered many ports of call throughout Northern Europe. My husband and I have always wanted to visit this area. It was our opinion, THIS cruise must be among the most popular ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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kevinsac

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Almost to perfection, I’m not sure I’ll ever cruise on any other line again!

I have sailed a lot, probably close to100 cruises. On Cunard’s Queen Mary 2, I have spent over 360 days. But I was so impressed with everything about this voyage, I’m not sure I ever will go back to any other ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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bcirish

6 Reviews Written

Reposition from Lisbon to Miami, then Miami to Cuba and back to Miami.

We have done several river cruises with Viking and were curious about Viking Ocean. The price was good and had free air. We then continue to Cuba on a back to back for a total of 18 days. We found the staff ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Neallang

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Star is an amazing ship- You will not be disappointed

This was our second Viking Star cruise, first the Inagural year Venice to Istanbul. We arrived in Athens three days early an toured on our own. Once we boarded the Star, we felt we had arrived home. The most ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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chaunceyb

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Educational Cuba Cruise!

We were on the December 1-8, 2017 cruise to Cuba on The Viking Sun. Very beautiful new ship with really nice public areas, pool, spa, and fitness center. Like the river cruises, Viking did an outstanding job with ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Macanudo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Delightful Cruise With An Interesting Theme

My wife and I, both in our 70's made the cruise. Our pre-cruise visit to Bergen was great. We had Viking plan the air, which was a mistake. They routed us through Heathrow, which I avoid based on experience several ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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