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Viking Emerald Review

4.0 / 5.0
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297 reviews

Nice cruise, beautiful hotels, but unimpressive ship

Review for Viking Emerald to Asia River
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Debbie Kelch
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Jun 2018

We had never been to Asia, and the price for this cruise was very good.

The hotels we stayed at were absolutely beautiful and top notch. The excursions were great, but there was a lot of down time flying from city to city. Overall, we felt it was a wonderful trip, but having been on Viking River Cruises before in Europe, and we have taken a Viking Ocean Cruise, we were disappointed in the ship. It was an old ship. The air conditioning did not work properly. Everything felt damp to the touch.

The food and service onboard was outstanding, but I would never take another cruise on Viking to Asia unless I knew it was a Viking Ship that we would be on.

Cabin Review

Cabin Verandah Cabin

The cabin felt musty. The bed sheets felt like they were wet. A lot of humidity on this ship. The air conditioning didn't seem to work properly. Room didn't feel as clean as on other Viking Cruise Ships.

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