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5,099 Venice Cruise Reviews


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muddicaroline2

1 Review Written

Brilliant

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Extremely friendly service staff brilliant and in the dining room at night they were so friendly, and could not gave done enough for us there was particular lady in the dining room who met us and showed us to our ta ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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FLtravelmom3

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary, poor ship experience

Pros: Greek itinerary, whole experience of leaving out of Venice was a dream, rock climbing staff, cruise director staff and shore excursion service were excellent, good port excursions, quality food, smooth ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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chenson australia

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Value for Money Cruising - Great Food and Customer Service

We had a balcony cabin on deck 8 and joined the Costa Victoria in Dubai. Overall we were very happy with the ship, the food and the customer service. The ship went into lockdown after a passenger was diagnosed with ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Steen holbek

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

World cruise hit by Corona virus

It's a lovely ship and service, cleanliness and food are just alright. You shouldn't complain. You may not like the food, but it is well cooked and in copious quantities. Unfortunately, we were hit several ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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broadcreekbill

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

No sea days was one reason we took this cruise. Saw lots of historical sights

As expected the service from Viking was excellent except for one major problem. The Viking representatives at the hotel in Venice had NO CLUE what was going on. When asked about transportation around Venice they ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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John3855

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Special birthday trip

We chose this cruise because it went to lots of places we wanted to visit. As soon as we landed at Venice airport the Viking staff were there straight away to collect our suitcases, give us water and guide us to ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Randman80

1 Review Written

Best ever!

The food, staff, ship, and itinerary couldn’t have been better! We enjoyed every minute. So much so we are sailing again in May. I believe this is the best value you will find when you consider all that is ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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cbarron48

2 Reviews Written

Fantastic Ship, cabin, service, food, entertainment and tours were exceptiona

We had sailed with Viking previously and based on that experience we chose them again as the Ports were of interest to us. We have never been disappointed in any of the Viking amenities - from our flight ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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cjmiller54

2 Reviews Written

What a trip!!

This was my third cruise on Viking and my sisters first. As always we were pampered every step of the way. It was a beautiful and relaxing way to get a taste of all the cultures and old world charm around the ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Suscan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing!

Viking is a one of a kind, unique cruise line. Once you cruise with Viking, you will never cruise with anyone else. The customer service is impeccable! When we go to Europe, we tend to go for no less than a ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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CHUCK8700

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A DELIGHTFUL EXPERIENCE

We booked the Viking Ocean cruise after gong on a Viking river cruise. We were impressed with the excellent treatment by crew members on that cruise as well as great meals and shore excursions. We found the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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daleabendroth

1 Review Written

Wonderful from start to finish

We wanted to experience several cities along the Mediterranean coast but didn’t want to travel by land and reserve multiple lodgings...plus we were excited to experience ship life aboard Viking since we have had ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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boomeithor

1 Review Written

As Good As We Had Hoped

We had gone on a Viking River Cruise and decided to try Viking Ocean (great reviews and an itinerary we liked). We had 3 generations (youngest was 19) and there were no complaints from anyone. We usually went on ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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SUTINDOC

1 Review Written

Way to Go!

This was our first Viking trip on its 930 passenger Viking Star, having taken two river cruises with them in the past. All aspects of the ship facilities, travel, dining and related experiences were sensitive to ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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TSFCRUZE

1 Review Written

Venice to Athens

We chose this cruise to see some new countries and some areas that are more difficult to get to than be sea. The ship was immaculate and the food and staff outstanding. This was our first time on a Viking Ocean ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Craigcruises4u

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Time to change

Cruise number 53 Costa Cruises – Costa Deliziosa 3rd November - 10th November 2019 Cabin number: 8337 - midship , Deck 8 - Premier Balcony Cabin Total pax : 2011 , Crew : 1100 : Decks : 16 Cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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allison1952

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

We had a wonderful time!

We chose this 20 night cruise from Venice to Dubai because of the itinerary-- we had always wanted to go to Venice, and seeing Petra has long been on our bucket list. We booked two balcony rooms through where we ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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WNCCruiser

1 Review Written

Good itinerary and service but tired ship.

We sailed on Constellation's voyage from Venice to Rome. We had a great itinerary. Embarkation in Venice was extremely smooth and we were in our stateroom less than one-half hour after getting to the pier. Celebrity ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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alirat153

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Love this ship

We have sailed on the Pacific Princess before, 12 years ago when she was called the Tahitian Princess, and our memories did not betray us. We had a wonderful time. We were on the 12 night Greek Conusseur leg of the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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CMATraveller

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First cruise of many!

We had never cruised because the thought of a floating city with 1000s of people sounded like a nightmare. We liked the idea of a smaller ship and the longer times on shore really appealed to us. We also liked the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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lollygag

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mediterranean cruise

This cruise for our time line for our group and went to ports we wanted to see. Or at least it was supposed to. A week before we flew to Venice we got notified that there were “technical issues“ with the ship ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Margaret T.

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Thanks MSC for proving to be nothing but an uncaring money grabber

This cruise was a retirement present to myself. After an awesome 6 days Rome/Venice stay, downer came with the horrible MSC Lirica experience. From the awful, unwelcoming embarking to disembarking this cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2019


Rupert54 avatar

Rupert54

1 Review Written

Reluctant 4-Star

I do recommend this cruise but there were numerous shortcomings. I wish there was a rating of 3.5 stars as that is what I would have chosen. Overall Viking does do a very nice job. The lobby live music nightly was ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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mervous

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Better planning, bettter details and this would be our best yet.

The ship was due to sail from Venice and we were advised that due to the weather, it was now leaving from Trieste but we needed to check in at Venice at usual from 11am. Of course, the weather is not their ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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darshe54

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Just DON’T

You don’t have to read all of this and you don’t have to trust my review. Just do yourself a favor and “JUST DON’T DO IT” Unfortunately due to high tides this cruise docked in Trieste instead of Venice. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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