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Viking Ocean Viking Orion Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Viking Ocean
Viking Orion
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Very Good

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Average

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Luxury Cruises

179

Senior Cruises

85

Romantic Cruises

54

Entertainment Cruises

24

Family Cruises

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85 Viking Ocean Viking Orion Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Gropo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Almost perfect

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Auckland to Sydney. The only disappointment was the final day in Sydney being too short, and apparent confusion amongst Viking staff about water shuttles from wharf to attractions. Arrived Sydney at 1PM, and ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Badger2

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Tokyo to Vancouver via Russia and Alaska

We had originally booked a shorter cruise of the inside passage when we found this longer cruise for less money because it was a repositioning cruise. I was able to show my wife beautiful parts of Japan before ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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NancyTho

1 Review Written

It was wonderful! Just wanted more of the South Island of NZ!

We chose this cruise because we had long talked about going to Aus/NZ and with free airfare, it was time to go! A storm out of Antarctic kept us from stopping in the port of Dunedin, and fire danger cancelled out ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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dicknash

1 Review Written

Combining Auckland-Sydney and Sydney-Bali Cruises

We had been planning a trip to New Zealand and Australia for a long time. It involved a lot of research. During our land tour travels in Europe and Morocco we had met many Aussies and Kiwis and have kept in touch ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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kenhannan12065

1 Review Written

Alaska - Inside Passage

This was our 3rd Viking Cruise, but our first Ocean Cruise. We wanted to experience Alaska, but in "Viking style", without gambling, large crowds, and with a focus on history and culture, gourmet dining, excellent ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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NickiBee

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous way to visit Southeast Asia (Hong Kong, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand)

We chose Viking Ocean Cruise for this trip because we previously cruised with them and trusted we would receive the same amazing cruise experience. Below is a summary of our overall experience: Ship and cabin: 5 ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Charlie S

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our expectations of Viking have gotten too high?

We have been in love with Viking since our first River Cruise! We've been on 3 Ocean Cruises since. However, our last experience aboard Orion was not up to our expectations: The accommodations at both our pre- ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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voyagerpunaise

5 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Sights

I lived in Alaska as a child so I was super excited to go back and see it as an adult. I have sailed with Viking 7 times before the Alaskan cruise and absolutely love what Viking has to offer. After we arrived in ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Btiger1426

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great way to travel

Japan has always been on my bucket list. And Viking provided a very comfortable way to do that. The cabins are spacious and provide you with everything you’ll need. There is a comfortable bed, plenty of storage ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Jimbo-19

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A great way to experience Asian culture

We had taken several trips to Europe and felt that we wanted to experience the Asian culture for a change. The cruise allowed us that experience. The ship provided us with very comfortable living quarters while ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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pmce

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking is simply the best for adults!

We chose this cruise because we had loved our river cruise with Viking and wanted to try our first ocean cruise with them. We liked the idea of a smaller ship and no kids. The itinerary sounded good and we were ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Linda Sears

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous ship and crew

I was invited by family. I had never been to Australia and wanted to go. Viking had a good reputation. The food was excellent and I always enjoyed the wine service. All staff were friendly and helpful and made ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Momcrum

1 Review Written

Our ship was a five star hotel on water. Staff, food, comfort, activities 5 Star

As soon as I heard Viking was going to Alaska we reserved our room. Alaska had been on my bucket list. We had enjoyed our river cruise down the Rhine. We were able to include an old friend and husband which enhanced ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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linconrad

1 Review Written

First Time Cruisers

Friends invited us to join them on Inside Passage. We were reluctant since we had never been on a cruise. The trip surpassed all expectations. After spending four days in Vancouver, the departure city, we ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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CanTex1

1 Review Written

Viking and Alaska - Well Suited To Each Other

We have had four Viking cruises so far, with a fifth on the horizon. It’s an adult-level cruise and they treat their guests accordingly. The operation of the vessel was seamless - the passengers never had to worry ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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bravokilo

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Bothersome Magnificent

The vessel, food, and staff are magnificent. The vessel is extremely handsome without being ostentatious. Space per passenger is extraordinary; didn't feel crowded. Buffet almost always had extraordinary ...
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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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MikeCPhx

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Exciting Asian Port Cities

Cruise provided 1) enjoyable and educational excursions. 2) a lot of history. 3) a good understanding of modern China. 4) a great sense of hstory of Okinawa. All accommodations,food, spa and exercise equipment ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Kathygathome

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful trip

First time on a Viking ocean cruise. Great ship. Great staff. Great food. So organized! The daily tours took us places we probably wouldn’t have ventured to on our own. The tour guides were very knowledgeable. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Ricey

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

3rd Cruise on Viking and still loving it!!

We choose this cruise because we had not been to China before. We were keen to do another Ocean Cruise after doing a Viking River Cruise the year before. The embarkation process was very smooth and we were on the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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cbrignac43

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Alaska

Love Viking. Always wanted to go to Alaska. Room is a little small. A/C is so so. Love the drink package, speciality restaurants, shore excursions. Internet a little slow. Crew is very nice. Food is great. Boat is ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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olodberg

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The best cruise EVER!

The best cruise we’ve been on so.. The entertainment was first rate especially the Viking Oaseas band and singers. We danced away the evening virtually every night. The specialty restaurants are included ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Ed Rogalin

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Greatest Ship I've Sailed On

Chose this cruise because we wanted to visit Japan, Eastern Russia and the Behring Sea. The ship was second to none, and I've sailed on many ocean cruises: 4 times on Princess (reasonably good for the money, but ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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PlaneKrazE

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A wonderful Viking Ocean "Orion" cruise to Alaska!

After four previous Viking River Cruises and four Viking Ocean Cruises, all overseas, my wife and I had high expectations on our Alaska cruise on the Viking Orion. We were delighted with the total experience - ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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DisNerd Linda

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Loved all the inclusions!

The ship was immaculate, the food was superb, the spa was wonderful and the service without parallel! So nice to have free drinks and spa! Loved the pure water in my room every day! The special restaurants were ...
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Sail Date July 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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