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Viking Line - Day Cruises

Mastokatu 1, Helsinki 00160, Finland
+358 9 12351
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Helsinki-Stockholm- Helsinki

We were leaving on Friday evening 17.30 from Katajanokka and were in Stockmann at 10 am local time... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
Take a trip to Estonia

We took a day trip to Estonia and it was well worth the visit. The boat felt over crowded and seats... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Mastokatu 1, Helsinki 00160, Finland
+358 9 12351
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

We were leaving on Friday evening 17.30 from Katajanokka and were in Stockmann at 10 am local time. The cabin was on 4th level Seaside standard, comfortable, good scenes to the sea. It was nice to follow ice flows in the Helsinki Katajanokka harbour front,...More

1  Thank Maari100
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We took a day trip to Estonia and it was well worth the visit. The boat felt over crowded and seats were few and far between. Boat was very noisy on the way back with karaoke but Estonia is well worth a visit for a...More

1  Thank 549SarahH
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It is very easy to take a Viking Line boat from Helsinki-Katajanokka Terminal and go to Tallinn or Stockholm. The trip to Tallinn takes 3 hours and to Stockholm overnight arriving to Stockholm roun 9 o'clock. Daytrip to Tallinn leaves you about 4 hours in...More

2  Thank Jari-Helsinki16
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

It takes You only under 3 hours to get in to Tallinn. At the boat you shop, eat, have coffee or even go to the night club during the day. In summer time boat has nice terraces that you can hangaround and have drink. You...More

2  Thank Joni Y
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We took the Viking line to Tallinn as the schedule was conducive for our time frame. These are big boats with loads of people boarding and apparently they are known for their good food, family friendly activities and good value. It took us a while...More

1  Thank ChefBilly22
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

We went short holiday Helsinki to Estonia. Going by Viking line day cruise n booked open buffet table. Boat was smaller n older than before (earlier XPRS n now Rosella) Buffet was nice but also smaller than before. Food was good.

1  Thank Tatlimelek23
Reviewed 11 January 2017

It was easy to buy tickets online, retrieve the tickets, and then board the ship. I think the most difficult part of this was trying to find a place to sit on the ship without a reserved cabin or sitting in a restaurant or in...More

2  Thank Antoinette S
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Did the trip to Tallin, apparently if you buy tickets last minute they can be had cheaper 2 hour ride, all sorts of nonsence on boards, shopping, eating , activities for kids. Locals seemed to get into a mad panic to get lunch as soon...More

3  Thank Saint C
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Decided to go to Estonia from Finland on the Viking line, and I need to say, it was a calm trip, the staff was polite and gave you clear information, what I loved the most was the adorable kids club they had for the kids...More

3  Thank travelaroundnow
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Even though we had an ok Viking buffet Christmas dinner it was not close to quality what used to be served 6-8 years back when I traveled in Christmas time too. Breakfast at Viking buffet had very old bread that has dried up and difficult...More

3  Thank noracassandra
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2 January 2018|
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Response from apocalipse | Reviewed this property |
hello. the sea was fine when I went. It was summer- no seasickness neither I heard from anyone... that it something personal, if you are not sure take medication... better safe than sorry.
3 December 2017|
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Response from jjpPei | Reviewed this property |
I've taken this ferry three times without realizing that cabin windows were even an option! Traveling in the summer, there are plenty of great seats beside windows on deck, plus the deck itself. In the winter, there would... More
8 September 2017|
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Response from Karen W |
Hi I used to live in Helsinki and used the service over to Tallinn many times. The ships are also ice breakers and cut through the ice with no problem. Finnish efficiency!