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Award-Winning Russian River Cruises

Looking for an unusual way to experience Russia? Consider setting off on one of the Russia river cruises and take in the unparalleled beauty of Russia from the waterside. For the price of a week-long land tour covering just Moscow & St. Petersburg, instead you see and discover so much more. Enjoy cruising the picturesque Volga River and admire the hidden gems of Russia like UNESCO listed Kizhi Cathedral and Uglich - a small town known as the Vatican of the Russian Church. To top it all, stay in best downtown hotels in Moscow & St. Petersburg, take advantage of assistance with getting Russian visas, and enjoy saturated city tours with our professional hand-picked guides. Get in touch with your travel specialist to start planning your Russia river adventure today!

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River Cruise Packages

Are you thinking about a river cruise package to Russia? Well, you came to the right place. We have been organizing unforgettable trips to Russia for over 12 years now and can offer you the perfect Russian river cruise formula. Instead of just cruising along Russian rivers, we make sure you start and end your trip on a high note - with fantastic tours of major cities - Moscow and Saint Petersburg. During the beginning and the end of your journey, you will have a little taste of what our land tours are famous for - the quality accommodation in the hearts of the cities, knowledgable English-speaking guides and private transfers. During the cruising part of your river cruise adventure, you will explore charming smaller towns of Russia, participate in engaging education activities onboard your sip and get to know the best of Russia. Ready to start planning?

River Cruise Highlights

  • Tour group of travelers is quite intimate (max 25 people)
  • Educational shows onboard the ship about Russian culture, history, and politics
  • Traditional tea ceremony
  • Russian cooking class
  • Russian Folk show
  • Complimentary Russian visa invitation
  • Excellent guided sightseeing in Moscow, towns along the Volga River, and Saint Petersburg
  • Day trips to charming Peterhof and Pushkin towns

Tips for Cruise Travel

  • River cruises have limited availability, and the Visa process takes time. Start planning early on
  • For your own safety, make sure to have medical insurance throughout your trip
  • It can get quite windy on board the ship, it would be useful to pack some water-resistant, wind-proof outerwear 
  • You will need some cash for souvenirs and tips during your trip. To avoid card fees, we recommend exchanging your currency to Russian rubles before departure
  • During your stops in the cities, you will be required to walk a lot. Ensure you pack your most comfortable pair of shoes

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