Norwegian Sun Cruise Review to South America


7+ cruises


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4 out of 5


Sail Date: February 27, 2016

Reviewed: 7 months ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Oceanview

Overall we enjoyed the cruise. We really liked the 14 days and having so many days at sea to relax and enjoy the ship/activities onboard. It was nice to have the Port export onboard to explain what was available in each port. Better maps should have been provided in his presentations and by the cruise line to give to passengers before getting into the ports.


We were very disappointed in the gift shop on the NCL Sun. Terrible offerings if any for Cape Horn items. Photo gallery only had an Alaskan Photo album for sale none with South America. Again, very disappointing and unacceptable for such a Bucket List type cruise.


We enjoyed the ship specialty restaurants, our cabin and public areas. All the public dining dining rooms were very nice also.

All service in restaurants, bars, shops, cabin stewards, internet café, front desk area, Cruise Next Experts were all very courteous and eager to please!!!!

Cabin / Stateroom
We loved the location and size of our cabin. We actually had a picture window w/o obstructed view. The only negative was when they had to lower the anchors when near port(tendering) it was very noisy.
Embarkation and Disembarkation
Ship Quality
Destinations and Excursions
Onboard Activities
Children's Programs N/A
Excellent variety of entertainers. The cruise staff that performed were some of the best young talent that we have ever seen!! Keep up the great work!!!
Service and Staff
Food and Dining
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Only spent one night there before cruise. Can not really say good or bad. It did take a very long time to get our luggage at the airport upon arrival.
Montevideo, Uruguay
Port Stanley, Falkland Islands
Loved seeing the penguins at Sparrow Cove. And Port Stanley was very nice and clean with friendly shop and tavern staff.
Cruise Cape Horn
Ushuaia, Tierra Del Fuego, Argentina
Cruise Beagle Channel
Punta Arenas, Chile
Cruise Strait Of Magellan
Cruise Chilean Fjords
Diverted because of Medical emergency onboard.
Cruise Patagonic Channel
Diverted because of Medical Emergency onboard.
Cruise Canal Moraleda
Diverted because of Medical emergency onboard.
Puerto Chacabuco, Chile
Puerto Montt, Chile
Valparaiso (Santiago), Chile Did not spend any time there.


We really enjoyed the way the Italian Specialty restaurant was set up for seating/views. Excellent service and food!

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