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Shanghai to Asia River Cruise Reviews

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47 Shanghai to Asia River Cruise Reviews


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Silimarin

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best trip ever

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We celebrated our 50th with Viking and they took care of us royally. We liked it so much we may take that same cruise again for our 55th. We are impressed with Viking and will travel again with them. We've done one ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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vrosenfeld

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Exotic China

I have traveled a lot but had never been to China. This cruise stops in several different cities and is a combination of river and land. The cruise was well organized and the food and entertainment were quite good. ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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mommala

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

THIS is THE way to discover China!

NO COMMENTS ON VESSEL (OR CABINS) BECAUSE THIS WAS HER LAST VIKING CRUISE. A BRAND NEW SHIP IN 2019!!! Our 2-week Imperial Jewels odyssey, Shanghai to Bejing, celebrated our 50th anniversary. It was extremely ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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eighteen and counting

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

A Wonderful Cruise

My husband & I have always wanted to go to China. What better way than on a Cruise. We saw do much in a short amount of time. The first night we stayed at the Ritz-Carlton. This was a bonus and our meals were ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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dnasko

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Never Dreamed I'd Ever Go to China!

Just knowing that someone would be 'holding our hands' throughout the entire trip changed my attitude about traveling in China. After all, there were so many sights - the pandas, the Great Wall, Terracotta Warriors ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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blezette

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time river cruisers! Imperial Jewels of China

First, our neighbors took this cruise several years ago and recommended it to us...we were extremely happy they did! Our guide was most informative and stayed with us the entire trip. Several times there was a ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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vrosenfeld

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Value

We selected this cruise because we wanted to see the highlights of China. the itinerary which included a week on land and a week on the cruise took us to visit the major spots and gave us an overview of the country. ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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thhuang93

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

A very disappointed land/cruise combined tour - Roof of the World

This is the worst of Viking experience I can imagine, since we sailed with Viking Ocean before and think that their China Yangtze River cruise should also honor that tradition. On the contrary, this is the worst ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Richard-from-Lowell

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Surprising window to an amazing country

We were talked into this cruise by friends who felt it was a good price to see a country none of us had been to and Viking had served us well on a European cruise. We in turn brought a third couple and we were all ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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irishmuzzie

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

My first Viking river cruise

The cruise itinerary offered the most sites within the time frame. There was not ONE thing on this cruise that was not top notch. The trip met or exceeded all expectations. I have been on many ocean cruises and ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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detectingduo

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Best trip ever!

This was our first trip with Viking and we've already scheduled another. From arrival to departure we felt safe, relaxed and in good hands. The shore excursions were great and most got our cardio going. We felt they ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Tangiroo

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Roof of the World China and Tibet

Interesting but exhausting trip. 17 days is a long time which included 3 internal flights which were tiresome. A Highlight of the trip was our tour guide Ray. His amazing communication skills and A+ personality made ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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ForneyTravelers

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Outstanding trip to China

Viking did a great job of organizing a truly memorable trip. We arranged our own travel because we used our AA miles and flew business class for the 14 1/2 hour non-stop flight. We also made our own taxi ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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candkd

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Undiscovered China

Viking's Undiscovered China only goes from Shanghai to Beijing and we also did the Hong Kong extension. The entire trip was wonderful and our escort, Francis, couldn't do enough for his 38 passengers. As other ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Smbruner

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

First time with Viking and first time to China - great experience!

This was our first time to China and we're very happy we went with Viking to show us this area of the world. The guides were very nice and helpful at every turn. They always make sure you have a great experience ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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afewdollars

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise - Poor Airline

Viking Air Service Pros Cost of airfare was part of the total tour package and was lower than the cost of tickets we could have purchased. Cons. The air service was the biggest disappointment of any ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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oldtar333

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

How to do it the right way.

If you have never been on a Viking Cruise then you don't know what leaving up to the cruise organizers to do all the hard work is. From the time you get off the plane to when you head home, everything, and I mean ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Pamlico Cruiser

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Yangtze River Cruise with Side Trips to Beijing, Xian, and Shanghai

The river cruise through the three gorges of the Yangtze was fantastic. We also enjoyed the side trips and off ship entertainment all of which were first class. The tour guide could not have been better. His English ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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carylrice

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Roof of the World

My 15 year old granddaughter and I planned a trip between middle and high-school. Our original intent was the European river cruise, however, because of terror attacks in Europe, we chose the only other cruise that ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Globexplorer

1 Review Written

31 Helpful Votes

Imperial Jewels of China

This was our first river cruise. We are avid ocean cruisers and have done 55 cruises to date. We have been many times to Shanghai and a couple of times to Beijing over the years. We wanted to see more of China, as ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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rocky13

1 Review Written

Arnold our tour guide was great he spoke perfect English.

The cruise went to excellent ports, the tours were very informative and Arnold our tour guide throughout the cruise was excellent. He was very knowledgeable The junior suite was a good size. The food was good and ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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keith l

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Imperial Jewels of China, Wonderful River Cruise

My wife and I started in Shanghai ,staying at the Ritz Carlton Portman, an excellent hotel. We had a tour of Shanghai prior to flying to Wuhan where we picked up the river cruise on the Viking Emerald. Dining ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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JohnT1749

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

There are so many high points to this Cruise!!

Our group of 7 (family and friends) started the Imperial Jewels of China trip in Beijing at the Kerry Hotel. The next twelve days were a whirlwind of activity as we went on great excursions to the Great Wall, ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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kathyfell5316

1 Review Written

In the foothills of the Himalayas

The "Undiscovered China" itinerary included a wide variety of things I always wanted to see: Panda Reserve, Yangzee River, Three Gorges Dam area, Terracotta Warriors. I had an excellent experience with Viking on the ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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B Ann G

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

A Wonderful Experience

Traveling to China with Viking River Cruises was an excellent experience. We chose to begin our tour in shanghai and conclude it in Beijing. We typically plan our own trips, but felt that taking on a trip to China ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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