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Viking Ocean Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Europe - Western Mediterranean

Viking Ocean
Ship
Western Mediterranean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

32

Very Good

5

Poor

1

Cruise type

Luxury Cruises

101

Senior Cruises

54

Romantic Cruises

38

Family Cruises

10

First-Time Cruisers

10

38 Viking Ocean Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Europe - Western Mediterranean


Karen L avatar

Karen L

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Cruise in the Off Season

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Good cruise, great food and wonderful cabin. A few of the included tours didn't meet the standards for the rest of the cruise. Especially in Porto, the tour guide did not need the level of the tour guides in other ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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cazdoc

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First class all the way

This was our second trip on the Viking Star having been on the Baltic Cruise in July 2015. The ship was very well taken care of. It was like a five star hotel with amenities and tours included at every port. The ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Shannoway

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

All the stops were wonderful!

We chose Viking because they had the best Med stops as well as the level of luxury and service. Viking is a top notch company. We have been so pleased with the river cruises so we gave their ocean cruise a try. ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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ronwooten

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Cruise Line

Had heard many good things about Viking and they did not disappoint. The staff was outstanding, the food was excellent and the cabin was roomy and immaculately clean. The itinerary of the Mediterranean cruise was a ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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robinlynn

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great ship and service, but not enough time in several ports

We had sailed on Viking Rhine River cruise and loved it and were intrigued by the ads for the Viking Ocean itineraries. The ship was fabulous, it was truly the nicest ship we had ever sailed . It was wonderful.Food ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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readytocruiseagain111

1 Review Written

Everything was excellent..

We had never been on a cruise so we talked to our travel agent in Casper. She said she had heard good things about Viking so we thought we would give it a try. Boy were we happy that we did! The food, the tours, ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Joseph Rydzewski

1 Review Written

This was our first trip on Viking Oceans and we were not disappointed!

Low key, more luxurious. This size ship affords the vacationer less hubbub and features better service and food, along with the ability to stop in beautiful ports and partake of the on shore excursions. The ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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cruiser2016

1 Review Written

Wonderful cruise, wonderful ship.

We sailed on this Viking Ocean cruise because of our great experience with Viking River cruise and we were definitely not disappointed. The same comforting, friendly, and expert service was shown on the Ocean ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Brewster14

1 Review Written

Christening of Ship

Our ship was christened on Thames in London. We were told the history of Viking and our ship The Viking Sea. It was absolutely spectacular, complete with champagne and fireworks. All tours that day were ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Aine997

2 Reviews Written

Perfect Trip

We were excited to see Mediterranean region for the first time. We spent the first days in Venice & had both tours & opportunities to explore on our own. Everything went very smoothly, from our air trip over, ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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wgreen1230

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wayno Viking Star

We picked this cruise because it was a new ship, smaller than many, and was covering many sites in Europe that we wanted to see. This cruise was the very best. Ship was beautiful and held a little over 900 people ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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mchour

1 Review Written

Small Boat Ocean Cruise

Excellent small boat ocean cruise.The boat (Star) is absolutley beautiful. The service was very good with extra service to deal with my dietary issues. He maitre d' was very helpfu; but was not totally convinced of ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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nona308

1 Review Written

Post Christmas Getaway

My husband and I have been devoted Viking River Cruise people for 7 trips; when the new ocean cruise ships were launched we couldn't wait to experiment. We had a perfectly wonderful experience: we enjoyed the ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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Eileen B

2 Reviews Written

Can't wait to visit Barcelona again.

I was a little worried that Viking would not be able to match its excellence in terms for having such long-standing relationships to make everything on its river cruises so seamless and easy. I should not have ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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tommch

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Romantic Meditrerranean: the First of Hopefully Many Viking Cruises

It was a trip of a lifetime. The Viking star is a beautiful ship. We had fantastic service from the entire crew, enjoyed varied and delicious food, took part in some fantastic excursions, and met and befriended so ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Jandrhiatt

1 Review Written

Excellent Cruise of the Western Mediterranean

We arrived in Barcelona early in the morning and were met promptly by Viking personnel who walked us through every step in the process. We were escorted to buses that took us directly to our ship. While our rooms ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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SaLabonte

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our Incredible Mediterranean Cruise

We liked the size of the ship. It's layout was very easy to navigate and the itinerary was just what we were looking for. Our cabin was very comfortable with a great lay out and a beautiful , sleek color scheme. We ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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guinrad

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

They don't nickle and dime you!

First cruise. Fantastic Ship, all staff were wonderful except Guest Services people. They were just OK. Our small room was great. Did not need much more. Good size bed. The bathroom was a nice size as well as the ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Earl the pearl

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Spoiled but can't wait to go again.

this cruise was chosen for the ports of call, time of the year and past experience with Viking. We can't say enough about this cruise; it was amazing! The service was impeccable; staff went out of their way to make ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Reffie

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Simply the Best: Viking Sea

Viking Ocean is by far the best ocean cruise line we have taken. We have cruised with NCL, Princess and Celebrity and the level of service provided by Viking is a cut above the rest. First of all, we like their ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Happy Camper 1250

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Perfect Cruise

The only way I can describe this cruise is that it was Perfect. Viking made our cruise absolutely stress free from the time we landed in Barcelona until we departed after our extended stay in Rome. Service, ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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JLNB

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Viking will make sure you have a good time!

We have been on three Viking river cruises, thought the Med cruise and Viking Star was worth a try, even though we thought the ship would be too big for us. It was wonderful! Great food, great tours, beautiful ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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gstrong44

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

What a wonderful introduction to the Mediterranean and its beauty!

We have always wanted to go to Italy, but this cruise gave us a broad view of the Mediterranean. We loved the ship, our cabin, and the overall experience. It is different than the long ship and river experience. ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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bjones520

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

GREAT MEDITERRANEAN EXPERIENCE

We chose this cruise because we had done a Viking River Cruise and loved it. Embarkation and disembarkation was very smooth and easy. Our cabin was very nice and cared for great. Food was very good and we really ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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andestrekker

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Mediterranean Explorer Cruise

We wanted a special cruise and had never been to the Western Mediterranean. We had heard good reports about Viking River Cruises and liked the idea of transferring the River Cruise Philosophy to ocean cruising. ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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