Viking Ocean Cruises reviews

Each Viking Cruises ocean ship carries just 930 passengers. In addition to the elegant, understated Scandinavian-inspired decor, highlights include all-verandah suites, a retractable-roofed infinity pool, cinemas and specialty eateries, including Manfredi's Italian.

Viking Ocean Cruises reviews

Grandeur on the Great Lakes aboard the new Viking Octantis

We journey on the slick new ship, Viking Octantis, from Milwaukee in the US to Thunder Bay in Canada, taking in rugged islands and stunning sounds along the way.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 13 2022

Exclusive Review: Viking UK shows how you can cruise safely post pandemic

Renowned maritime writer Tony Slinn took one of the first cruises aboard the brand new Viking Venus when the UK restarted cruises this month.  Here’s his review. COVID cancelled our Viking Elbe river cruise. But […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jun 18 2021

Viking Orion sets a new standard for value

Viking Orion is sailing our waters this season – promising to be the first of many homeporting visits from Viking Ocean Cruises. Peter Lynch trialled the three-year-old line’s unique Scandi-chic style. My cruise documents arrive […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Dec 18 2018

Viking Sun

FACT FILE: Line: Viking Cruises Launched: 2017 Size: 47,800 tonnes Passengers: 930 Crew: 545 Crew to passenger ratio: 1 to 1.7 Cabin sizes: 21 to 123 sq m   ADULTS ONLY AREA: The whole ship. […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Feb 16 2018

Viking Star

With a name that conjures up seafaring conquests, it was only a mater of time before Viking Cruises took to the high seas. Sue Bryant is curious to see how the river cruise expert takes […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Oct 21 2016