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Viking Sun Cruise Review to Europe - Western Europe

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 53

Overall rating:

4.6 out of 5
Viking Sun

14 Night British Isles Explorer (Bergen To London)

Sail date: August 11, 2018

Ship: Viking Sun

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 7018

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Viking runs an outstanding cruise, included excursions at each port, supplemented with optional excursions, free internet (extremely slow speeds), free business center. Just not for the person who wants a large ship with many activities and a casino.

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5
Not just much to do. Some speakers or applicable/timely topics, a few games but that was about it. If in port and excursions there was nothing to do on the ship. Nicely equipped fitness center.

Entertainment

4 out of 5
Shows and entertainers were excellent. The Cruise Director, Beven Addinsall was unbelievably talented. He even staged his own hour signing show to a standing room only crowd.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The staff and crew were the most friendly and professional of any we have experienced. There was never any interaction less than favorable.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The ship is extremely comfortable. Multiple seating areas. Library sections all over the ship. The ship was maintained spotlessly.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

A small, 930 passengers, ship with limited on board activity and no casino.

Ports of call

Bergen, Norway

5 out of 5

Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Scotland

5 out of 5

Invergordon (Inverness & Loch Ness), Scotland

5 out of 5

Edinburgh, Scotland

5 out of 5

Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Scotland

5 out of 5
Stone formations that predate Stonehenge.

Belfast, Northern Ireland

5 out of 5

Liverpool, England

5 out of 5
It is Beatle land, What more to say.

Holyhead, Wales

5 out of 5

Dublin, Ireland

3 out of 5
A typical, traffic congested large city.

Dover (London), England

5 out of 5

Greenwich (London), England

4 out of 5
This is a tender port.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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