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Overview

Cruise the Yangtze River on Viking Emerald, a state-of-the-art river cruise vessel. Accommodating 256 guests with full verandas, hotel-style beds in every spacious suite and stateroom, public areas bathed in light and an English-speaking crew, Viking Emerald is one of the most sophisticated river ships sailing the region.

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Ship Highlights

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Atrium

As you embark your ship, marble floors, crystal chandeliers and a soaring, skylit five-story atrium welcome you to the Yangtze's most elegant river cruise ship.

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Bar

Located in the Lounge, the bar is lively and inviting; a gathering place for guests to have a drink and hear live music every evening.

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Restaurant

Gaze at breathtaking scenery through the Restaurant’s panoramic windows as you dine on regional specialties and contemporary cuisine. The atmosphere is casual yet elegant, with high-quality table linens, china, cutlery and glassware at every meal.

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Explorer Suite (Lounge)

Our spacious Explorer Suites are the largest in river cruising. Each boasts panoramic windows and a private, wraparound veranda from which to watch the Yangtze unfold.

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Explorer Suite (Bedroom)

Our spacious Explorer Suites feature hotel-style beds, large closets, a private bath with shower, and modern amenities, including a flat-panel TV and premium bath products.

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Veranda Stateroom

Every stateroom features a wraparound veranda, plus hotel-style beds, spacious closets, a private bath with shower, and modern amenities, including a flat-panel TV and premium bath products.

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Ship Features

  • Explorer Suites are 603 square feet, have separate sleeping & sitting quarters, 2 flatpanel TVs, bathtub/shower, refrigerator, panoramic windows & wraparound veranda
  • All staterooms & Suites have hotel-style beds with optional twin-bed configuration
  • All staterooms have a veranda with sliding glass doors
  • Private bathroom with shower & premium bath products; bathrobe & slippers upon request
  • Flat-panel TV with CNN & more
  • Telephone, safe hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Sun deck with shaded sitting area
  • Restaurant with panoramic views
  • 2 elevators
  • The Lounge & bar
  • Onboard boutique & tailor; library
  • Free Internet service
  • State-of-the-art Western kitchen offers a choice of expertly prepared Asian and European cuisines
  • Hotel & catering services overseen by Viking’s Swiss management
  • Doctor & hairdresser on board
  • Laundry service
  • Voltage: 220V & 110V (U.S. outlet) in stateroom

Viking Emerald Cruise Ship Overview - Viking River Cruises

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