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Launched in 2011, Viking Emerald is Viking River Cruises' sole ship operating on China's Yangtze River. A chartered vessel, it has all the "feel" of a Viking-owned ship with the familiarity of branded ...
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We just returned home from a 17 day trip to China starting in Shanghai and ending in Beijing. We had a 6 day cruise ... Read more
This was a wonderful trip. We were treated as VIP's throughout the tour. It is a hybrid cruise and tour. Because of ... Read more
Our total trip, land + river, was 12 days. A viking representative met us at the airport in Shanghai and from that ... Read more
Roof of the World Queen of DaNile
10/13
We embarked the Emerald in Chongqing having arrived that morning from Lhasa with our new "family" of 28. We went ... Read more
09/13
Although the cruise portion of itinerary was only 5 nights, Viking's 12 day itinerary allowed us to see many more ... Read more

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First of all, this was not my choice of trips, it was my mom's. She wanted to go for a long time and since she treats ... Read more
Just returned from Viking Imperial Jewels of China cruise. We booked our own air with Delta. A Viking local tour guide ... Read more
In April my husband and I did our first river cruise in China with Viking. It was a fabulous experience with virtually ... Read more
This trip was a 50th anniversary gift to ourselves and our second Viking River Cruise. We knew from our prior one not ... Read more
We are experienced travelers and cruisers and we had never taken an escorted vacation before the Viking Emerald ... Read more

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My husband and I went on our first river cruise with Viking this past April. We selected the Imperials Jewels of China ... Read more
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09/13
six of us departed Houston on august 20 bound for Beijing. This was all booked through Viking, and I must say they did ... Read more
Roof of the World GrandmaNana
09/13
We recently returned from a 16 day Roof of The World trip to China. Booked with Viking River Cruises. Started in ... Read more
09/13
We have just returned from the Viking Emerald - China's Cultural Delights August 2013 First and foremost, think twice ... Read more
Do Not Do It jewrn
08/13
Out Viking River Crusie was disappointing from the start overpriced, 2 for 1 sale, that is always on The Emerald ... Read more

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08/13
I don't want to go into details as to how BAD this trip was but here is the list. 1- First Hotel, Mildewy and dirty ... Read more
We decided on a tour of China to celebrate our joint 50th birthdays. We wanted a completely different cultural ... Read more
We recently returned home after completing the Imperial Jewels of China Tour with Viking River Cruises on board Viking ... Read more
I will try to stay on matters relevant to prospective travellers and not to dwell on incidentals. A few specifics that ... Read more
The earlier reviews of this cruise were spot on: the Viking itinerary is well-organized and operated; the ... Read more

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Great Trip zoombib
06/13
My wife and I have been a number or cruises but this was the first River Cruise.We traveled from JFK to Japan, a long ... Read more
06/13
My husband and I fulfilled his lifelong dream of touring China in booking and going on the VRC cruise Imperial Jewels ... Read more
We did the 3 week cruise tour with Viking River Cruises in late April/early May of this year. The experience was ... Read more
Our 5 night cruise down the Yangtze River on the Viking Emerald was a core highlight of the 12 day Viking Imperial ... Read more
Our 17 day trip to China included Shanghai to Beijing offering. It is a trip not to be missed... the boat was fine for ... Read more

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