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Viking Embla Review

4.0 / 5.0
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141 reviews

Viking River cruise turned into a bus trip

Review for Viking Embla to Europe River
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elke28
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Jul 2019
Cabin: Veranda Stateroom

I don't know where to begin with this review. Before we started the cruise we understood that low water levels may sometimes affect the itinerary so we were prepared for that. What we were not prepared for is what actually did happen.

From the time we boarded the Embla to the time we got off the buses in Budapest the trip was a disaster. Viking knew before we ever boarded the ship that it was broke but wanted us to board so they could still get their money for the cruise.

We could tell something was not right when we went to our room and the a/c was not working properly and all the other passengers were complaining about it as well and the common areas were just plain hot.

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Veranda Stateroom

Cabin B

Really can't say too much about our cabin since we only spent a couple of nights in it and the a/c did not work properly and the water in the shower was backing up.

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