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30 Viking Ocean Viking Sea Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


mcorica avatar

mcorica

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Islands of the Caribbean

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We chose this cruise because we had never been to these islands. This was our 6th Viking cruise, obviously we love the ship, staff, entertainment Service etc. Of the nine ports we had 5 included excursions and 4 ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Eliseys Mom

1 Review Written

Too Much of Something Is Not a Great Thing

We have previously taken two Viking river cruises in Europe and chose this cruise because it would not involve a long round-trip flight to Europe before beginning our cruise. Also, we wanted to try one of Viking's ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Lindasueg

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

WOW! What a Homelands voyage!

Our Viking Ocean cruise began in Bergen Norway and ended in Stockholm Sweden. Doris and I have traveled often together but neither of us had been to the countries included in this cruise. One main reason I chose ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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RHunt8218

1 Review Written

Outstanding staff, good food, mixed excursions

This was our third cruise with Viking, one river cruise, one Adriatic ocean cruise. The ship staff from the valet to the captain were outstanding. Always friendly & helpful. The ship was great, too. Easy to navigate ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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newsome 1

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise

Small ship with under 100 guests and adult only. Booking through to leaving the ship was extremely well organised. We had a penthouse balcony cabin which gave excellent space for clothes as well as a sofa and ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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PeterChelsea

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relaxing in a nice environment.

General: Consistent very good service at all activities. Ship never felt crowded and general noise level was pleasantly low. Eating: All restaurant locations were very nice and varied. Enjoyed all the up graded ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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debbyLA

4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

West Indies cruise Jan

We had cruised December last year on Viking Sea to Cuba. Our friends from cold northern US wanted to go to the Caribbean and this cruise had a different island per day with no sea days. We got cabins on 5th ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Roycal

4 Reviews Written

48 Helpful Votes

Very nice ship

Ship. Words that come to mind about the ship: refined, tasteful, understated, quiet, slow-paced. This description could also be about fellow passengers, with the addition of "very friendly" and "good company." At ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Cupcake1954

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice cruise, some issues

This was a lovely 3 week cruise thru the carribean down to the Amazon river, but,. Viking needs to make some improvements especially on the Amazon part. Several of their included tours were just plain boring. The ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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gldnpear

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Seaboard Explorer Cruise

We chose this cruise because we wanted to visit places in Canada that were on the itinerary. Also, the short flight from Boston to Montreal was attractive. We have traveled with Viking before. We have gone on two ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Shake1616Spear

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Strangers become friends

We wanted to celebrate our anniversary someplace slightly exotic, so the West Indies and South America seemed a good choice. The timing was right, the amenities were good, the price was affordable, and although we ...
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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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the2ofus

1 Review Written

First time on a Viking Oceans cruise. Much to enjoy and some areas to improve.

I had a friend who was in the mood to travel and had never been to the Caribbean. I wanted a warm weather cruise and this one appealed because of the number of islands we would visit. I had sailed on a Viking ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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blanche77

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very expensive

EVERY employee on the ship was friendly, courteous and helpful with any need or request. Our cabin steward was wonderful. The inclusive onshore excursions is a really nice option, but people may need to be ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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racman

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

A second trip on the Viking Sea met all our expectations.

Excellent as usual for the Viking Sea except we missed the devils island port due to poor logistics into Barbados. Accommodations, food and service were excellent as usual. Port excursions were good. Very ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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ACastillo

1 Review Written

Amazing Destinations

In the interest of full disclosure this was my first cruise...so i have nothing to compare it to. I had read about illnesses pn another cruise line before I went and my husband had been on a cruise long ago ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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ajaxup

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great ship. Great crew. Average food.

The ship was wonderful. No casino (which is wasted on us anyway) so more room for bars and entertainment. The crew was great. Bartenders were a riot. Room (Penthouse Veranda) was perfect size and well laid out. With ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Marge69

1 Review Written

Generally a great cruise, great scenery and food, well thought out excursions

We enjoyed our past Viking river cruise, and wanted to see Iceland and Norway. Ship and cabin met our expectations for comfort and cleanliness. Service staff was friendly beyond belief. Excursions were fun and ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Mauigrandmadiana

1 Review Written

Baltic Cruise of Viking Homelands

On Viking river cruise two years ago sodecided to try them again. Loved everything except completely disappointed that we didn't have a photo op at the painted buildings on the canal in Copenhagen. This photo is ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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160885

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, but do not cruise in winter.

It fit our schedule, and started in Rome, important to us, and included Malta and Barcelona at the finish, also something we wanted to spend more time in. The downside, bad weather, common at this time, which ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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otter941

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

2nd Viking Visit to Tunisia and Algeria - Interesting, indeed

Back from “the Secrets of the South Mediterranean” cruise: Rome, Malta, Algeria, Tunisia, Sardinia, Valencia, and Barcelona via Viking Ocean Cruises. "Bookended" Rome and Barcelona with additional non-cruise ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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kriskrok

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great ship for cruisers

Chose this cruise because of prior experience with Viking and the desire to see and explore the ports and countries featured. The cruising part of the trip was excellent. Beautiful ship, great staff; delicious ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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pf123ff

5 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Critique of the Viking Sea Cruise of Southern Mediterranean

A Critique of the Ship Viking Sea : I and my wife were recently on this ship for a cruise from Rome to Barcelona via Tunis and Algiers. The cabin space and the balcony size were adequate, but not enough ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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riversb

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A cruise that almost happened.

We choose this cruise to celebrate the anniversaries oft of the couples in our group. The beginnings of the cruise were wonderful. The ship and cabins are great. the crew is very good and made every effort to ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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exvpcbss

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

ALMOST PERFECT

Timing and destination were our reasons for this cruise. embarkation was a fiasco due to a last minute change in ports due to weather.. poor or no communications between staff and customers and we had to wait in ...
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Sail Date December 2016


Viking Sea Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.8
Dining5.04.7
Entertainment3.54.2
Public Rooms5.04.9
Fitness Recreation4.54.4
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.4
Service5.04.8
Value For Money5.04.5
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