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Viking Ocean
Viking Star
Western Mediterranean
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179 Europe - Western Mediterranean Viking Star Europe - Western Mediterranean Cruise Reviews


Agravseth avatar

Agravseth

1 Review Written

Great destinations

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We loved the ambience of the ship - light Danish wood, great excursions, excellent service, great food ( esp. in the main dining area - awesome buffet)! Specialty dining rooms were ok but service not quite as top ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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cazdoc

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First class all the way

This was our second trip on the Viking Star having been on the Baltic Cruise in July 2015. The ship was very well taken care of. It was like a five star hotel with amenities and tours included at every port. The ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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ronwooten

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Cruise Line

Had heard many good things about Viking and they did not disappoint. The staff was outstanding, the food was excellent and the cabin was roomy and immaculately clean. The itinerary of the Mediterranean cruise was a ...
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Sail Date March 2017


maryrs avatar

maryrs

2 Reviews Written

61 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable Grand Mediterranean Voyage

Having enjoyed several Viking River cruises, we decided to try Viking Ocean's 15 day Barcelona to Barcelona cruise. Overall, it was a pleasant experience. The onboard staff was, almost without exception, attentive ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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DCJLAcruising

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Traveling with my disabled husband was very comfortable

My husband, who is in the advanced stages of Parkinson's, had always wanted to see Paris but traveling is difficult for him. When Viking came out with its inaugural cruise - Passage through Western Europe - which ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Cmaun1er

2 Reviews Written

How do you rate perfection; it was excellent?

How do you rate perfection it was excellent to the rooms ,to the people ,the site everything .One reason I chose Viking was because I was with Viking in the past and to just I wanted my adult children to have a ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Joseph Rydzewski

1 Review Written

This was our first trip on Viking Oceans and we were not disappointed!

Low key, more luxurious. This size ship affords the vacationer less hubbub and features better service and food, along with the ability to stop in beautiful ports and partake of the on shore excursions. The ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Jerry Grimmer

1 Review Written

Winter Mediterranean Explorer Cruise, a Delightful Adventure

We selected this cruise originally as it appeared to offer great discovery opportunities at a good value. We did this with two other couples and the result was a very rewarding and fun filled experience. Viking met ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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cruiser2016

1 Review Written

Wonderful cruise, wonderful ship.

We sailed on this Viking Ocean cruise because of our great experience with Viking River cruise and we were definitely not disappointed. The same comforting, friendly, and expert service was shown on the Ocean ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Captain Jackee

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Bang for your buck

Sailed with Viking before...wanted to try their ocean cruises...shore excursions in every port included...beautifully designed interior of the vessel....very northern feel to the ship...retractable roof made for a ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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landlubber99

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice Cruise

traveled as a single with another couple. The food was great, the tours were great, the size of the ship was great. The crew was friendly and efficient, My only issue was that as a single person who had paid double ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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UnaTapatia

1 Review Written

The bar has been been set pretty high!

We arrived in Barcelona a couple of days before boarding the ship for our 15-day Grand Mediterranean Tour and were able to explore the Catalonia region a little more fully--as well as take a trip to Andorra. It was ...
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Sail Date February 2016


kenries avatar

kenries

2 Reviews Written

Viking...Best Cruise Ship Tour, Bar None

We had traveled with Viking on a river cruise in China about two years before this trip. That cruise was one of the best we have ever experienced, so we wanted to cruise again with Viking. The ocean cruise in ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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cruise edski

2 Reviews Written

over all it was a very nice cruise

we wanted to go to barcelona to see the basilica sagrada familia also the tour that was offered to see the city was at the same time and could not take it we wanted to more of barcelona. the tour the basilica was ...
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Sail Date December 2015


Dave Gramling avatar

Dave Gramling

1 Review Written

Adult Travel for Adult Interests

The specific ports of call were exactly what my wife and I wanted. The new ship offered all amenities that we enjoy-Spa, Music, Excursions-and the food was amazing. The ship has excellent crew and staff. There are ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Czmeskal

1 Review Written

Fantastic Cruise in the Mediterranean !

This was our third cruise on Viking. The other two were river cruises. We are always impressed with the embarkation process. Viking personnel were very present and courteous at the check in at the airport and ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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uniquecreations

1 Review Written

Viking is absolutely the BEST.

The cruise went to ports we had not seen and we were extremely pleased with the shore excursions which were included in the cost of the cruise. All of the services, food, accommodations, and comfort were truly ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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208tazewells

1 Review Written

Loved the itinerary; ports were awesome, and the included excursions fabulous.

We are huge fans of Viking River Cruises, have taken 9 and thought it was time to try the new Ocean Cruise, and we were not disappointed. Viking know how to cruise, either River or Ocean. We have already booked out ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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p6rfmmas

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Cruise Line with Interesting Ports of Call

Smaller ship with all balcony cabins. Largest bathroom we have seen on any cruise ship with similar cabins. There is a free laundry room on each level which is nice to have on the longer cruises. No formal ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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booksfan

3 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

New favorite cruise line!

This was my first Viking Ocean cruise and will not be our last! Viking Ocean is my new favorite cruise line. This cruise was a spur of the moment decision, a deal we just couldn't pass up and we are so glad we ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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athena18

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Viking Star Ocean Cruise Review

This cruise from Rome to Barcelona included several islands that we hadn't been to in the western Mediterranean. It also was a winter getaway, so we experienced some really nice (and warmer) weather than ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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wgreen1230

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wayno Viking Star

We picked this cruise because it was a new ship, smaller than many, and was covering many sites in Europe that we wanted to see. This cruise was the very best. Ship was beautiful and held a little over 900 people ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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mchour

1 Review Written

Small Boat Ocean Cruise

Excellent small boat ocean cruise.The boat (Star) is absolutley beautiful. The service was very good with extra service to deal with my dietary issues. He maitre d' was very helpfu; but was not totally convinced of ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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BCLXRAY

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent first experience with Viking

WE tried the Viking because it was a special trip for our 50th Wedding Anniversary. Also, because of the fact that the Viking was a new Ship and had excellent reviews and we appreciated the fact that Viking ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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bbuckrogers

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Trip to enjoy life

Having recovered from a stoke, wanted to start travel to different part of the world, with out having to deal with frequent hotel and travel limitations. Vilking was perfect . Stateroom with a veranda was ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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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