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Tokyo (Yokohama) to Asia Princess Cruise Reviews

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46 Tokyo (Yokohama) to Asia Princess Cruise Reviews


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nztraveller

16 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

Yokohama 2 back to back cruises (17 nights)

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itinerary was what we wanted in Japan , but Russian port a waste of every ones time and money. The ship is dated as are the cabins , hard to see what had changed since a refit a few months ago, seems the same as ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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bailey59

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

17 night cruise? Hmm

Having booked a 17 night cruise it turned to be a back-to-back 9 night and 8 night - not what my paperwork says! This meant the second half had the same menus and entertainment as the first half. I heard a lot of ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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elizabethcruiser

4 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Staff excellent, interesting itinerary

spent a week in Yokohama before the cruise, which was very nice. Embarkation was smooth and very quick. Cabin was great especially as you now get a kettle in the room, great if you carry you own coffee, well ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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timetoshop

1 Review Written

12 days in Asia on the Diamond Princess

All in all, the cruise was lovely. The ship is showing some signs of aging but I believe that it is going in for some renovations. Embarkation and disembarkation went smoothly. Our steward, Daniel, was always ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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sfgenato

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary and Destinations

This was my first time taking a cruise with Princess. I selected Diamond Princess for it's itinerary and destinations, and because it fit in my prior travel plans to Tokyo and Osaka. I was traveling by myself. ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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scootie1964

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

20 day Asia

We were previously booked to cruise on Diamond in May 2017 and at the last moment, accepted a move over offer from Princess which enabled (or forced us - being not able to cancel air travel or post cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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JeanDO

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Service

We wanted to visit Asia for the first time - Dining room attendants and stateroom were fantastic. Very friendly yet respectful - We received stateroom upgrade- Cabin was very clean - Amenities in the cabin were in ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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fsw92677

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise experience

We choose this cruise mainly for the itinerary and we weren’t disappointed. We were offered an upgrade to a suite (at a cost) and it really made the cruise. The ship was much better than expected given the reviews ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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ilovetotravel2009

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

11 Day Circle Japan with Nebuta & summer festival

cruise report-11 Day Circle Japan with Nebuta & sum festival I wasn't able to find much info on this cruise which we loved so I am just doing a brief writeup. Please let me know if this is not right place and ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Louise Kearney

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Happy to be back with Princess

After a very ordinary cruise with MSC on board the Seaside in April/May this year, my husband and I felt like we had come home to Princess on our 2 week cruise around Japan on the Diamond Princess in August/Sept. A ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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wombat34

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Enchanting Japan but more cost cutting

We booked a 16 day cruise around Japan and including Busan and Taipei for two reasons, firstly, we love Japan and its people and secondly, we had missed several ports on a previous cruise due to bad weather. We ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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cantgetin

1 Review Written

Amazing Ports of Call

We chose this cruise because of the various festivals and because we wanted to visit Japan and this seemed like a good way to see many locations easily. This was our second Princess cruise, first on the Diamond. ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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honolulu traveler

6 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Cruising in Japan continues to delight us

We have been cruising in Japan at least once each year since 2013, first on Sun Princess, earlier this year on Holland America Volendam, and the rest on Diamond Princess. The people, the culture, the history, the ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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USN59-79

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Back to Back to Back on the Diamond in Japan

We love cruising in Asia and have done it a lot on both Princess and Holland America. We have been on the Diamond three times before on her repositioning cruises when she used to cruise in Alaska in the Summer. ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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AgouraTraveler

8 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Pleasant Journey

The cruise was a continuation from our 7 night land tour (which actually showed us much more of Japan's attractions and culture). We were told there were only 400 Japanese onboard, most passengers were Australian. ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Aussiejack

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Japan

To meet an old wish to see something of Japan . Arrived in Tokyo a week before the cruise and had some days in Kyoto, both of which were fascinating. The Japanese people were without fail helpful and courteous ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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donson

4 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary, but not the best Princess cruise experience

We sailed on this ship for 16 nights, a cruise around Japan with side stops in Korsakov, Russia and Busan, South Korea. This was our 6th cruise and the 4th with Princess. The ship, although showing some signs ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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canacruise

4 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Diamond - lovely experience

We chose this cruise to visit Northern part of Japan. Staffs were all friendly and efficient. It is impressive to see many staffers are bilingual - announcements were in English and Japanese. The only ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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larana

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Not the usual we expect from Princess

Our cruise was Hokkaido and Kyushu, although we cruised around the south island, Kyushu, first and the north island, Hokkaido, second. We chose this cruise because of both timing and the itinerary. We have cruised ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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RosnBill

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

An enjoyable taste of Japan

This was a quick look at Japan with 3 days in Tokyo first. The Diamond Princess is very comfortable and looks beautiful but the layout can be confusing and we do prefer the smaller ships. Service was always friendly ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Sanaye

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First Princess Cruise

I chose this cruise because my friend was taking this cruise. Staff was excellent, food very good, excursions were expensive and disappointing. Paying to go ashore was a bother. Paying for water was ridiculous. The ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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park lover

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

North and South Islands of Japan

We wanted a cruise that involved no more than 10 hours flying from Australia, and Japan fitted the bill. We chose Princess Line because of a referral from other members of the family. Found embarkation / ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Sleemak

1 Review Written

Diamond Princess - Northern Japan

We thought going to Japan would be somewhat exotic. Spent 2 days in Tokyo prior to embarkation. We did this on our own. We really enjoyed Tokyo; the weather was extremely humid. Princess told us to be there ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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mab582014

2 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

I like Cruising Princess

We Boarded the Diamond Princess in Yokohama ( be aware that Yokohama is about an hour south of Tokyo). The Yokohama port is lovely however be aware that the boarding process is different and caused a bit of ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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turtlesATWD

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great hard-working crew. Good itinerary.

The Japanese are very organized and welcoming to tourists. Great embarkation and help at ports. The Diamond Princess has several features that I like: a Promenade deck that goes all the way around the ship ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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