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Viking Sun Review

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Viking Cultural Cuba Cruise disappointing

Review for Viking Sun to Cuba
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SoFLCruising
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

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Sail Date: Nov 2017
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Itinerary: Miami, at sea, Key West, Cienfuegos 3 days, at sea, Miami

Viking should stick to the European cruise market and forget about the Caribbean. If you were thinking about taking a Viking Caribbean Cruise don’t do it or at least wait a few years until they work out the kinks. I did not appreciate experiencing their growing pains on my dollar.

To start, the itinerary I paid for was Key West, Havana overnight, Belize and Cozumel. Viking marketed this cruise before they had approval to dock in Havana, so in August we were informed that they were not approved and the itinerary no longer included Havana, Belize or Cozumel. Viking attempted to make up for it by giving a $250 ship board credit per person and an included tour on each day in Cienfuegos. The credit did help ease the annoyance a little, but if I knew then what I know now I would have wanted a full refund (not that this was an option).

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