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4.5
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A very disappointed land/cruise combined tour - Roof of the World
"This is the worst of Viking experience I can imagine, since we sailed with Viking Ocean before and think that their China Yangtze River cruise should also honor that tradition. On the contrary, this is the worst..."Read More
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thhuang93

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

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A very disappointed land/cruise combined tour - Roof of the World

Review for Viking Emerald to Asia River

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thhuang93

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

This is the worst of Viking experience I can imagine, since we sailed with Viking Ocean before and think that their China Yangtze River cruise should also honor that tradition. On the contrary, this is the worst cruise/tour we have had in the past 25 years. 1. Viking had chartered a low-graded local Chinese river cruise ship (called Century Emerald) and only hang up Viking signage during ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Departure Port: Berlin

12 Helpful Votes


Disappointed in Viking (Century) Emerald and Viking in General

Review for Viking Emerald to Asia River

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BSinPNS

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

Very disappointed in the Century (Viking) Emerald. The ship is leased from a Chinese firm, but there are six Viking employees onboard. The welcome aboard and first day were good, but things quickly turned sour. During the dinner the second night, it seemed like the wait staff went on strike. An hour after being served the first course, we watched the wait staff clear some tables around us. At ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Departure Port: Berlin

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Viking Emerald was a great dissapointment

Review for Viking Emerald to Asia River

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Junedm1

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

After booking our trip to china with Viking, we were really looking forward to the 5 day trip down the Yangztee. We travelled during September and found the ship very damp, even down to our bedding. This was not helped by the air conditioning being on with no option to change it to heat. The smell of sewerage in the cabin and round the ship, we found unbearable. Onboard, we could not fault ...
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Sail Date: September 2015

Departure Port: Berlin

3 Helpful Votes


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