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Viking Ocean
Viking Orion
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Entertainment Cruises

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24 Viking Ocean Viking Orion Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


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cayman5433

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Bangkok to Slums of Asia

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This itinerary was very poorly designed. Long 2-3 hour bus rides on excursions, through Indonesia slums and hot old buses. Stayed two days in Jataka, nothing to see but cheap for Viking to dock, Singapore was ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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travelstewart

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Unsurpassed Viking Hong Kong to Tokyo Cruise

We decided to do another Viking Cruise to celebrate my husband's retirement. He chose a cruise from Hong Kong to Tokyo with a 2 day extension in Hong Kong before our cruise began. Viking offered 2 Hong Kong included ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Rosieogradie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Orion New Zealand & Australia

Could not get the flight I wanted, even though I took Air Plus. Flight home was delayed 2 hours, so United dumped all luggage at LAX stopover and cancelled all connecting flights. We had a scheduled 3 hour layover, ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Camberge

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Poorly Organized Cruise on a Beautiful Ship

We chose the Viking Orion cruise because we had wanted to see Australia. We left on December 30 out of Auckland. As mentioned above the communication prior to leaving was inaccurate and insufficient. I really don't ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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papak-cruiser

8 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Our 4th Viking Ocean

I love Viking Ocean. Well worth the money. We usually eat dinner in World Cafe since it has same menu Plus I like the seafood it offers. Sushi bar every night is good. Ten flavors of ice cream made on ship. I like ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Btiger1426

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Smooth sailing on the Viking Orion

What’s Qnot on the Orion. Evertthing from a luxurious stateroom, great food, entertainment and activities. The staff go out of their way to insure every meal, activity and tour are top notch. The ship itself has ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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nthrich

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Six countries checked off my bucket list

After five wonderful Viking River cruises we decided to try Viking Ocean Cruises on their newest ship, The Orion and were were so glad that we did. The Orion is a state of the art mid-sized ship that can ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Jeffrey D

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best cruise ever

We thoroughly enjoyed being on a Viking riverboat and wanted to try a larger, ocean going Viking ship. It was amazing. Not only was it absolutely beautiful but it seemed music was everywhere. The central area ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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crecarey

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Ocean Cruise WOW

My wife and I planned this trip and were very happy with every aspect of our voyage The ship was magnificent. The service perfect The restaurants were the perfect size for the number of guest The tours ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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nanling

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very Enjoyable

Orion was immaculate, a new ship and the crew was together just two months prior to our sailing; so in essence, everyone was "new" onboard. In true Viking fashion, everything went very smoothly (for us). We ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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CaliScot

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Beyond Expectations

My wife and I were eager to try Viking as we've heard multiple stellar reviews (from friends and family both). As someone who has in the past been on a lot of cruises with multiple different cruise lines I can sum ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Avenagrace

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Poor customer service and staff that is clueless.

A friend of mine recommended Viking as a way to visit Italy. I'm so sorry this is the path we chose. Onboard- jr. Penthouse is a fantastic room and clean. Other than that, I am NOT impressed and more than ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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cruznwithmom

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Eastern Med fun in the sun on Viking Orion

A quick intro. This was our first time on Viking Ocean, my previous cruise experience was western Med on Regent Mariner. Traveled with my mom, who has a lot of cruise experience on a variety of lines. Mom picked ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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War61Him

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing journey

This was our second Viking cruise. Our first was a river cruise from Amsterdam to Basel. We had such an amazing time we decided to try an ocean cruise on Viking. The ship was beautiful and had everything we wanted. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ANORRIS

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We certainly felt it was luxurious and we are happy to go again.

We chose the cruise because we enjoyed the river cruise we took in May of 2017. We also wanted to compare the ocean cruise to Princess ocean cruises. We liked the smaller ship, loved the free laundry. The ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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rjb1952

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful cruise experience!

While many in our group had visited most of the ports previously, we all wanted to visit the scheduled ports.We greatly enjoyed out pre-cruise in Madrid. The change of itinerary, costing us a night in Barcelona, ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Johnrita1968

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very relaxing, stress free and fantastic! Great Cruise!

We lived Viking River Cruises so we thought we would try an ocean cruise. Traveling around the boot of Italy sounded like a great first Ocean Cruise. We heard Viking’s Ocean Cruises were No. 1 so we decided t go ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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MarionFreels

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Viking Orion Alaska & Inside Passage Sailing July 15, 2019

We joined my brother Mike Martin, his wife Sherry on this cruise. My brother had wanted to sail the Inside Passage on an Alaskan cruise. My husband and I had cruised to Alaska on two other occasions but enjoyed it ...
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Sail Date July 2019


alanrb avatar

alanrb

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise!

Alaska was a location we had always wanted to visit and when we received advance notification from Viking in December 2016, we booked immediately. We have cruised with Viking before (river and sea) and everything ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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drmomoftwins

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Venice and the Adriatic

It was our 25th Anniversary and we wanted something special. We had heard great reviews about Viking Cruises and they lived up to all of it. We stayed 4 days in Venice to visit relatives prior to the cruise. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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S K Fung

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The exciting cruises in 2018

When I was in high school, I read a lot geography around the suez canal, red sea, and indian ocean. It is very interesting and I am glad I get this one in my bucket list. The excursions is actually more than I ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Fellen000

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A great experience

We were looking for a cruise to the Middle East and had traveled with Viking on a river cruise. Their itinerary most closely matched our plans. The ship, its amenities, the crew were all outstanding. The ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Sjwarner1

1 Review Written

New Zealand and Australia

Visiting New Zealand was on my bucket list. The trip was a way to celebrate my retirement. I was impressed by the beauty and cleanliness of the ship. Every room had an outside balcony. The food was made from fresh ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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larrshoe

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Enlightening

my friend had not been to Alaska before plus the size of the ship was more to our liking the cabins were excellent, the dinning was great and the food was well prepared, the entertainment and activities were more ...
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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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