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Norwegian Tokyo (Yokohama) Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
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Tokyo (Yokohama)

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17 Norwegian Tokyo (Yokohama) Cruise Reviews


onepoorguy avatar

onepoorguy

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A lot of disorganization

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We had high hopes for this cruise. From Tokyo to Seattle! Alaska is gorgeous! Unfortunately when all was said and done it was really "just OK". I won't review NCL specifically here other than to say that since ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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ebbooby

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Repositioning and return home

We spent the “ Golden Week “ in Yokohama while the NCL Jewel hosted a private charter. We enjoyed Fruhlings Fest, and the Port festivals and activities while there. We explored and experience the world famous ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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ebbooby

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Jewels of the Orient

We chose this cruise primarily because of the most interesting itinerary. This cruise started in Yokohama Japan, and ended in Shanghai, China however we continued with the next two cruise segments through Alaska ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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nerd-guy

1 Review Written

Comfortable Cabin & Good Food

We opted for this one as the price was a little bit down, it hit some new ports for us, and we were able to link up with our son at the Kobe port. While the ship is not new and shows its age here and there, we had ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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generichandle

1 Review Written

Vulcanology lecture in Russia was exceptional; scientist with very dry wit.

We certainly enjoyed the food in 'Le Bistro'. The trivia was very good. The itenery was why we chose to take our 1st Norwegian cruise. So much for the good. We bought an outside cabin, with an unobstructed ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Delwood

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Inadequate service

We chose this cruise for the itinerary - visiting Japan and Alaska. This was our 11th cruise, all previous cruises with Royal Carribbean and Princess Cruises. The embarkation process in Yokohama took over 2 hours, ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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froggy1313

9 Reviews Written

57 Helpful Votes

Low on NCL favorite ship list for a reason

This was the least favorite of my 4 NCL cruises (16 cruises total). This ship needs refurb. The carpets in the rooms are terrible. Some of the bad: -Food was cold or cool almost 50% of the time in the MDR. ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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cruisinjoan01

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

NCL has gone downhill

Good things: Emerson – our cabin steward Waitresses in Azura Restaurant Food – only 1 bad meal (in LaCachina) Entertainment – very good Throughout the cruise – The windows all over the ship, ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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qnap

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good itinerary, dated ship

We did the 16 night cruise from Tokyo to Shanghai with an excellent itinerary. Access to public transport from all the ports was easy and readily available. Embarking and disembarking was relatively easy and all ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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bambooraft

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Waste of time and money

The food and the service was the worst I have ever experienced in comparing to the 19 cruises I had before. Menu in the complimentary restaurants were almost the same every day for 15 days. We chose to eat outside ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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SHEPPY2309

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Found the ship underwhelming

Chose this cruise because of the places visited Found the food and service on the ship to be poor the only "wow " meal we had was a paid meal in the French Bistro , even then this must be the only french bistro ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Brooklynz

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best ports but bad service

April 1, 2018 to April 16, 2018 from Tokyo to Shanghai. First night in La Bistro first choice wine is not available, second the same. Cabin has noise and we are not able to slip. Cabin phone is not working. Change ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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coastal vagabond

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Once In A Lifetime Cruise

This was our 6th cruise on NCL, but our first transpacific. We chose it because of its itinerary, its length, and that it ended as an Alaska cruise, which we have always talked about doing. This combination of ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Honeyblossom

1 Review Written

Great cruise and itinerary

Cruised from Japan to Seattle, USA. The cruise ship was great, the staff very friendly, the food was good. We had an outside cabin with a large window. Included was the drinks package, special coffees (which could ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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scoccagna

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Crossing the Pacific

The cruise was overall quite good. I was very disappointed that we didn’t make our first stop which was Mt Fuji (Simuzi). It was a key stop for us. The additional stops were interesting, especially as we got ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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bzinkand

1 Review Written

Made Us Sick and Destroyed our Luggage

This was a 21 day from Tokyo to Seattle cruise. We arrived 5 days early in order to explore Tokyo. Hired a local guide and had a great time. Stayed at the Marriott Shinagawa and used their Concierge Lounge. Great ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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tsipper

1 Review Written

Whales by the bunch!

Chance to see northern Japan, Russian port- which I never could see while in the Navy because of clearances for almost 30 years. Alaska was exceptional, as always- fourth visit. Never stop being overwhelmed with ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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