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35 Norwegian Fjords Viking Star Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews


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mimicruising

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

We found the Northern Lights on Viking Star 2/2020 Room 5001

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We chose this cruise in hopes of seeing the elusive Northern Lights. We were so lucky as we saw them on four or five different nights. Our best views were from the ship after leaving Narvik. We cruised from ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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JazzyTheTraveler

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Northern Lights and Norway Trip

We picked this trip to see the Northern Lights and Norway in winter, to remind me of growing up in the snow! The crew - ALL OF THEM - are amazing, unfailing nice, and make this cruise a really wonderful time. They ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Frank CC

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

They got everything right on our Northern Lights cruise

(Sorry in advance for the long review.) My wife & I had not been on any significant cruises in the past decade because the trend to larger ships goes against most of what I want in a cruise. Things that are ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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arby9

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We Saw the Light!

Seeing the Northern Lights was on our bucket list. This was the first cruise we noticed that offered that opportunity. We have sailed Viking before so we were aware of the restaurants, food, etc. so we snapped at ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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DrJJ

5 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

Great cruise with a few very small glitches

We have cruised Princess, HAL, Celebrity and NCL before. This was our first Viking Ocean cruise. We arrived in Olso 2 days before the cruise and on our own booked in advance a "Norway in a Nutshell" 12 hour ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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billwade

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Service, Food and Ship Amenities were A+

We had previously had an enjoyable experience on a Viking River Cruise so we decided to try the Ocean cruise. We had wanted to go to Norway so the London, Scotland and Norway itinerary fit our needs. The ship was ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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PattiRae

1 Review Written

Norwegian/Midnight Sun

We chose Viking Star for the itinerary (we'd never seen this part of Norway) and for the reputation of Viking Cruises. We have been on a Viking River Cruise and were very impressed with the quality there. We ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Fpacifico

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Trip of a lifetime to discover your heritage

First we went to Iceland for the precruise holiday and Viking did an outstanding job. Arrived in Bergen, Norway, and we were bussed to the port. Very easy embarkation, and our room was ready when we arrived. Bags ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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bankmemory

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Dream come true.

Friends had ask us to join them on this cruise and we thought it would be a dream come true to be able to see lands we never thought we would. Our ship was the Viking Star new to the Viking fleet and we were not ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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mguay2185

1 Review Written

In Love With Scandinavia!!

We chose a Viking ocean cruise because we wanted a smaller ship, not one of those massive cruise liners. We arrived in Stockholm a couple days early to explore the city before boarding and were glad we did since ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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aademing

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Fantastic Homelands Cruise

We always select a cruise based upon ship size and destinations. Viking has never left us feeling disappointed in these areas plus the food, service and attentions to details. One of our favorite things about Viking ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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jslissak

1 Review Written

Viking Star

We have sailed with Viking many times and this trip was our second on the Star. We love the organization and planning of everything from embarking to disembarking and getting to our airport. The cabins are nice in ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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peggywells1508

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Viking is slipping!

1. This cruise was booked and paid for in January 2014. January 24, 2014 – to be exact. (I still have the emails.) At that time, the booking number was xxxxxxx. Viking had email addresses for both travelers ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Bill Pierre, Jr.

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

The Scenic Cruise!

Booked this cruise based upon our experience on our 2014 Budapest to Amsterdam- Danube River Cruise which was fantastic by any definition as well! The Baltic Cruise went far beyond our expectations from embarkation ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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whatever2

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

AWESOME! On-board service and on-shore tours

Our cise really was great. This was our second Viking Ocean Cruise, so we knew it would be. (We already had been on 7 Viking River Cruises, and have our 3rd Viking Ocean Cruise already booked :) . Viking takes ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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clbboone

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise

This cruise went to the Scandinavian countries and other ports of call I wanted to see. I was interested in a cruise and liked that this was a smaller ship with fewer people. Viking offered great prices at the ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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anncea

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Ocean Cruising on a great sized ship

I and my husband had never been to the northern homeland countries but I have had Swedish and Norwegian nannies take care of my children as they were growing. I always heard so much about the beautiful scenery ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Victoria310

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic Travel Experience with Viking Ocean and River Destination

Never been in Scandinavian countries, St. Petersburg and Iceland; it was truly amazing trip over-all. The embarkation and dis-embarkation was a breeze, precise, well organized and well planned. Viking Ocean "Star" ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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drgene1

1 Review Written

Our visit to Viking Homelands with Viking

We chose this cruise because we had never been in the Baltic Sea area, or visited any of the Scandinavian countries. The visit to St. Petersburg & The Hermitage was a special attraction. We felt the cities would be ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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crystalisbest

2 Reviews Written

55 Helpful Votes

Stay away from Viking Ocean

We chose this Cruise for its Itinerary of 8 counties in Scandinavia along with initial reviews of Viking Stars first year at sea. In 2015 we cruised on CRYSTAL SERENITY from Istanbul to Venice so it was our ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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vanderhoff33

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not Satisfied

the ship was great, the workers were great, the food was great. very expensive. can get the about the same trip for a lot less. when we signed up for this trip there wasn't hardly any company doing it. now there ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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jkpaisley60

1 Review Written

The Best Ocean Cruise Ever

We have been on several ocean cruises and have enjoyed many aspects of them, but this cruise was the best overall. The ship was spacious with many areas where you could go relax and have some quiet time or visit ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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vanderhoff33

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not Enough Time to Enjoy Each Country

Great ship, great food. Crew members were great also. Pools were enjoyed whenever we could except the rusty tile that was in the pool. spa was nice except when the steam room went out for 4 days. hot tubs were ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Purrrr

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful trip

This was our first ever cruise. We enjoyed every part of the voyage as well as learned a great deal. The Viking Star is a beautiful ship and her crew was most accommodating. We enjoyed the food as well as the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Cruise for Enjoyment

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Leave It to Viking to do it Right .

My wife and I just came back from cruising the"Viking Homeland" cruise and it was just wonderful . My wife and I also did the pre cruise Iceland tour. It was well worth the time and dollars spent. Don't be timid ...
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Sail Date July 2015


Viking Star Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.8
Dining5.04.7
Entertainment3.04.2
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation5.04.3
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.4
Service5.04.8
Value For Money5.04.4
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