Zhao Shang Yi Dun (Viking Sun) Review

Travel up the Amazon was the highlight of the cruise

Review for the Caribbean Cruise on Zhao Shang Yi Dun (Viking Sun)
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6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Oct 2019

Selected this cruise because of the Amazon content. We normally do not select a cruise with this many sea days and unfortunately extra sea day was added due to water conditions that forced us to miss a port (Recife). Disappointed that Viking didn’t seem concerned about the missed port and no discussion of any compensation for missed tours etc. This was our second Ocean cruise with Viking and we missed a port on our first one as well.

Otherwise cruise was as expected with the high level of service always received from Viking.

Embarkation and disembarkation went very well, Viking was a class act on our last day as we had a long delay prior to our flight home, so a Viking provided a great tour and hotel day room to assist us.

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Port Reviews


Arrived on a Sunday resulting in very little tourist facilities open


Excellent tour in country side, then good shuttle service to downtown


Tour very good scenic giving good understanding of area


Zoo was small but very informative as to their purpose of rescue

Buenos Aires

Wonderful tour of the recreation area on the canals/waterways in the area

Rio de Janeiro

Very large city, tour was very informative and scenic, added bar stop was well received

Rio de Janeiro

Evening tour super with city lights View, with added full moon in the sky

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