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Viking Ocean Viking Orion Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking Ocean
Viking Orion
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125

Very Good

29

Average

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Poor

6

Terrible

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14 Viking Ocean Viking Orion Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews


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davidt53

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Disappointed and Feeling Deceived

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We took the 12 night trip from Bangkok to Bali. The disembarkation port is more than 2 1/2 hours away from the city of Bangkok by taxi. This made making a visit to Bangkok after boarding the ship an expensive and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Arthurg

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Should Have Been Better

Viking rated #1! Not for this cruise. Short amount of time in Bangkok. Included tour was much too short. For a city like Bangkok, more time is needed. Next stops, Kuala Lampur and Singapore needed much more time. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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CruisingClarks

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Experience on Orion in SE Asia was mixed

We cruised from Hong Kong to Bangkok. The ship (Viking Orion) is fabulous, the ports are quite a mix, and the passengers are generally not very nice people. We enjoyed the ship, especially the Explorer's Dome ...
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Sail Date November 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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Kewi307

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise around New Zealand

My travel partner and I had New Zealand and Australia on our must-do list. Previous Viking experiences in China and Germany led us to choose this cruise when it first became available. The food was extremely ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Yosel

1 Review Written

31 Helpful Votes

Underwhelming

I was attracted by the destinations and the hype surrounding Viking Ocean Cruises. The ship is beautifully equipped with all modern facilities. Like a beautiful woman until the true character is exposed. The Ship ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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keryn and Dudley

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Australian & Komodo Coast

Chose this cruise for the destinations, which were wonderful. Ship was very clean and overall staff very friendly and attentive. Speciality Restaurants were of a very good standard. Spa was excellent. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Jonh34446

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Not up to Par

This was our third Viking experience, previously a 15 day river and 15 day ocean. I guess I should start out by saying the the Viking ships are beautiful, well laid out it never feels congested. The cabin ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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sandkeymandy

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Left a lot to be desired!

We chose the Viking Ocean cruise because we had done two Viking river cruises which were exceptional. So we were expecting the same on an ocean cruise. Not to be, alas! The ship itself, Orion, about 8 months old ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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ribera

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Bangkok, Bali and Beyond

Chose countries I was interested in exploring...Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia. I have traveled on Viking Riverboats twice before, and I was disappointed in the ocean cruise experience with Viking compared to ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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ollie46j

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship 2nd class treatment

The Viking Orion is a beautiful new ship we have been on 1 Of it’s sister ships The food was very good to outstanding The housekeeping was excellent The problem lies in being treated As a second class ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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NotSoYouKnow

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Viking Ocean Cruise needs to learn from Viking River Cruises

Have enjoyed previous Viking River Cruises so much we wanted to try the Viking Ocean Cruise and wanted to see Australia before we got too old to travel that distance. We found the Viking Ocean Ships professionalism ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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michaelgastro

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Very poor excursions and mediocre entertainment

We have cruised with HAL. Celebrity, Princess, RCL, Costa, MSC, Carnival. Azamara, and Oceana. This was our third Viking Cruise, second Viking Ocean Cruise. We had a very good experience on our previous Viking ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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kevin7173

3 Reviews Written

120 Helpful Votes

Viking Needs to "Up" their Game!

We have done 3 Viking River cruises and enjoyed them all. So, we decided it was time to try a Viking Ocean cruise. First and foremost, Viking needs to have BETTER included excursions. In just about every port the ...
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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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