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Viking Ocean Europe - Western Mediterranean Cruise Reviews

Viking Ocean
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Western Mediterranean
Departure Port

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220 Viking Ocean Europe - Western Mediterranean Cruise Reviews


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coralfriend

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good cruise, but Viking Sun doesn't warrant a high rating.

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Western Mediterranean Cruise, 12 nights. Traveling solo. Rome to Lisbon Shore excursions were very good. Guides knew their subject matter. Viking Sun staff needs to recognize and treat solo passengers the ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Mycruiselog

1 Review Written

Going through the Strait of Gibraltar

Friends were going. Like traveling by ship with all of the amenities. Disappointed that we were not able to see more of Barcelona. The docks were too far from the center of town. The ship was awesome. Viking really ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Agravseth

1 Review Written

Great destinations

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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z06vett

6 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Another great Viking cruise

We have traveled on Viking Ocean cruises and Viking River cruises and they never cease to amaze us of how they can be so consistently well run. The cabins are always well maintained, spacious and comfortable. The ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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NowRedacted

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

As good as it gets!

I had never been on a Ocean cruise. More than that, I did not want to go on a Ocean cruise. You see, I get seasick. Not just "seasick" but "stay in the cabin in misery" seasick. But I had been on many of Viking's ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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lprzywara

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Barcelona to Rome

Everything was perfect! I have visited Barcelona in the past but not recently. I wish we had had more time there since there is so much to see. We'll have to return again to stay a while. The Viking Sky is ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Karen L

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Cruise in the Off Season

Good cruise, great food and wonderful cabin. A few of the included tours didn't meet the standards for the rest of the cruise. Especially in Porto, the tour guide did not need the level of the tour guides in other ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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robinlynn

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great ship and service, but not enough time in several ports

We had sailed on Viking Rhine River cruise and loved it and were intrigued by the ads for the Viking Ocean itineraries. The ship was fabulous, it was truly the nicest ship we had ever sailed . It was wonderful.Food ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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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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Shannoway

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

All the stops were wonderful!

We chose Viking because they had the best Med stops as well as the level of luxury and service. Viking is a top notch company. We have been so pleased with the river cruises so we gave their ocean cruise a try. ...
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Sail Date March 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


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rwallick68

1 Review Written

Even bad things can have happy outcomes: a cruise to nowhere.

Originally, we planned this cruise to complete the circle of the Mediterranean following our earlier cruise from Barcelona to Rome. Sadly, mechanical issues resulted in our cruise going from Barcelona, almost to ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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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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MYND

5 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Passage through Western Europe

Highly recommend Viking Ocean. Excellent cruise, service, deluxe cabin is set up very nicely - plenty of storage. Bathroom is very nice- heated floors, plenty of storage space. Our cabin was kept very cleaned - ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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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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Janet Fontano

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Perfection!!

Trip was my gift to myself for my 70 th birthday.This was the maiden voyage for the Viking Sky. We spent A day and a half in Rome before boarding the ship.Our stateroom with balcony was impeccable.The bathroom ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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readytocruiseagain111

1 Review Written

Everything was excellent..

We had never been on a cruise so we talked to our travel agent in Casper. She said she had heard good things about Viking so we thought we would give it a try. Boy were we happy that we did! The food, the tours, ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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paysperdu

1 Review Written

The cruise was wonderful.

We chose this cruise because it was going to both Tunis and Algiers, ports we have always wanted to go to. The offshore excursions were wonderful. Viking made sure that everything went smoothly. Malta and ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Tenaculus

1 Review Written

Amazing food. Outanding staff. Fabulous ship!

We wanted to visit southern Mediterranean destinations we have never visited. We were attracted by the addition of ports in Northern Africa. Effortless embarkation. Ship was outstanding, expecially the Nordic ...
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Sail Date January 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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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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gailcarpenter

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Live like kings and queens

Cruise was wonderful from start to finish. Each day got better and better. Would recommend to anyone who wants to feel special for two weeks. Food was fantastic. Spa was nicest I've been enjoyed. Enjoyed ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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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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