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Zhao Shang Yi Dun (Viking Sun) Review

5.0 / 5.0
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The best vacation ever

Review for Zhao Shang Yi Dun (Viking Sun) to the Baltic Sea
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First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Aug 2019

This was our first cruise experience and we definitely feel we made the best choice with Viking. We couldn’t identify one thing about our cruise (and pre and post land tours) that wasn’t top rate. Every detail was perfect from the service, transfers, food, cabin and amenities.

We were met at the airport by our Viking contact and taken immediately to our hotel in Oslo for a two day tour. We were then escorted on our train connection to Bergen to board the ship. After the cruise we stayed in London for a five day tour focusing on the life of Winston Churchill, which was great. Our hotel was centrally located and we were able to wash to all the sites in London- we even were able to check out the Brexit demonstrations.

There were so many comfortable spaces on the ship, it felt like we were on our own personal cruise. There was never a line for any of the restaurants, the service was excellent and very friendly and personal- and the food was delicious and beautifully prepared. We enjoyed a variety of entertainment venues as well as taking advantage of the gym and spa- one of the best massages I’ve ever had. Every staff member on the ship from the top down was friendly and professional- many of the waiters knew our names from the first day. We enjoyed the included shore excursions in every port. There was plenty of time to explore on your own as well.

Cabin Review

Cabin Penthouse Veranda

Comfortable cabin with lots of storage space, large shower, heated floor in bath, couch, coffee table, king bed, our steward was so efficient and nice- he kept everything neat and tidy. We loved sitting out on the veranda.

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