Veendam Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 20

Overall rating:

5 out of 5

12 Night Mediterranean Romance (Venice To Barcelona)

Sail date: July 14, 2019

Ship: Veendam

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 372

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

The cruise was an amazing experience. The ports were exciting. We pre bought our excursion packages and they were more than we expected. Lots of bang for our buck. This cruise was pleasantly surprising from beginning to end!


5 out of 5
Very good and organized

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Excellent. A good variety

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5
The ship’s stage shows were very good. The other performers were so so

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The ships staff were all very friendly and eager to please.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Common areas were very clean

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Very good size bed was very comfortable.

Ship tip

You will be disappointed if you think you can go to the Vatican and St. Peter’s and Sistine Chapel. They are closed on Sunday which is the day the ship is on port

Ports of call

Venice, Italy

5 out of 5
We spent 4 nights in Venice before sailing. What an amazing experience. We took train to Rome as on the ship when we get there it’s a Sunday and Vatican is closed. We saw the Vatican, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Bastille .

Dubrovnik, Croatia

5 out of 5
Amazing as well. Loved Dubrovnik! Lots of history

Sarande, Albania

5 out of 5
Went to see an amazing Castle!

Katakolon (Olympia), Greece

5 out of 5
Loved everything about Olympia!

Naples, Italy

5 out of 5
Naples very beautiful

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

5 out of 5
Saw things that were different and open

Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy

5 out of 5
Pisa is amazing

Monte Carlo, Monaco

5 out of 5
Loved Monaco. Saw changing of the Guard and was amazed no street people and very clean. The Casino was amazing

Toulon, France

5 out of 5
Toulon was a very nice day out


5 out of 5
Montpellier is very old and historic and charming

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5
Omg what can I not brag about? This is one totally awesome City with so many things to see! Taken quite a few items off my bucket list here. I totally want to come back. Spent 5 nights after the cruise and recommend this as there is just so much that is a must see!


5 out of 5
Very efficient. Took no time at all
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