• Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In
Viking Mandalay Cruise Review
0.0 / 5.0
Cruise Critic Editor Rating
14 Reviews

Fascinating destination, talented guides, amazing ship, crew, and food

Viking Mandalay Cruise Review by TravelingTarheel

0 people found this helpful
Trip Details
  • Sail Date: Nov 2016
  • Destination: Asia River
  • Cabin Type: Standard Outside Stateroom

Myanmar (Burma) had been on my bucket list for almost 40 years. This was a great way to explore the country, by land and river, as we saw the bigger towns and the small villages.

Nothing (other than the shower pressure/temperature) could have been better. Tragic that Viking has discontinued this destination as the crew, guides, villagers and others very much benefited from the cruises.

Nyo and Moomoo were the best guides ever - so sweet, personable, knowledgeable and open to discussion. Dominique was so hospitable and friendly. The chef was great and friendly. The captain and his whole crew did everything they could to keep us happy and safe.

Myanmar was fascinating - we could have used a day more in Inle Lake and Bagan and probably Rangoon.

The bedrooms needed more light - especially over the desks but the small cabins were very efficiently arranged.

The other passengers and the people of Myanmar themselves, of course, were the highlight of this fascinating trip.

Wish Viking went to our other bucket list destinations of the Amazon and Galapagos.


TravelingTarheel's Full Rating Summary
Cabin
Onboard Experience
Enrichment Activities
Value For Money
Embarkation
Dining
Public Rooms
Entertainment
Fitness & Recreation
Shore Excursions
Service
Sign Up for Price Drop Alerts
Get tomorrow's price drops
250,000+ people have entered their email
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Cabin Review

Standard Outside Stateroom
Cabin A 314

Port & Shore Excursion Reviews


Previous ReviewNext Review
TravelingTarheel
1 Reviews Written
0 Helpful Votes
Never Miss a Deal!
Subscribe and Save
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

More Viking Mandalay Reviews





Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.