New river cruises 2019. Two capitals of Russia: Moscow and St. Petersburg

One of the most relaxing and enjoyable ways to discover the immense cultural riches and enchantment landscapes of Russia is a river cruise. We invite you to explore Russia with comfort and enjoy the diversity of both modern and ancient cities along the way between two Russia capitals: Moscow and Saint Petersburg. Sail along the picturesque Volga – the largest in Russia, Moscow Canal, Svir & Neva rivers, boundless Ladoga & Onega lakes you will be impressed once and forever.

  • 7 Days

  • River Cruise

  • 10 cities

  • 2 Lakes

  • 3 Rivers & 2 Canals

7 Day Itinerary

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Embarkation. Departure in the afternoon


Uglich > Myshkin

Founded in 1148, Uglich is one of the most beloved towns in old Russia. The view of the town as it is approached from the Volga River is especially lovely with the Cathedral of the Resurrection and St.John’s Church looming on the horizon. After the city tour, we will visit the modern museum of the history of Russian hydropower.
We will take a walk in a typical old Russian town and visit the museum of the Mouse museum.



We will visit the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery, where the buildings of the 15th century are preserved and we will see rare ancient Christian murals.



On the reserved island of Kizhi we will explore many old wooden buildings, collected from different parts of Russian North. Among them is the pearl of the collection — the 22-dome Transfiguration Church, that was built without a single nail. The museum’s collection is on the UNESCO World Heritage List


Mandrogi > Svirstroy

After a picnic accompanied by a folk ensemble we’ll take a walk around the amazing village of Mandrogi, then visit the Russian Vodka Museum and master classes on traditional crafts.
We will take a walk along the streets of the old northern settlement and visit local residents.


Sortavala > Valaam

We will see one of the most beautiful places in Russian northwest — the water-filled marble quarry of Ruskeala. Then we will visit the museum of the artist Kronid Gogolev, who created unique pictures made of wood.
We will visit the main island of a unique archipelago in the northern part of the Ladoga Lake, where ships with foreign guests are rarely come. Amazing nature of the island of Valaam has attracted artists since olden times. We will make a trip on a small boat along the coast of the island and also visit the impressive monastery, which is the most important center of Orthodoxy



Excursion around the city. We will take a look at the central part of St. Petersburg founded by Peter the Great and the former capital of the Russian Empire until 1918. Then visit the Peter and Paul Fortress, from which the history of the city began in 1703. End of the cruise.

Ship «Swan Lake»

Four-deck vessel type 302 The ship is named after the famous ballet «Swan Lake» by Pyotr Tchaikovsky. The ship will offer 24 new Junior suites including 20 balcony cabins named after foremost balletdancers for Navigation 2018. The ship’s theatre gives performances from its own repertoire, daily and nightly concerts and entertainment shows. There are the restaurants «Odette» and Odile», the bar «Fouette» and the cafe «Libretto» on the ship.

Ship «Moonlight Sonata»

Four-deck vessel type 302. The ship is named after one of the most famous musical compositions of Beethoven. On the board are a variety of cabin types, including suites on the upper deck. The theme of music will also be reflected in the entertainment program. There are the restaurants «Jazz» and «Blues» on the ship. For guests’ rest will be playing pleasant music in the bar «Music lounge». The musicals will be shown in the «Music Hall» in the evenings.

What’s included:

Accommodation in the cabin

You will unwind in comfortable cabins after a full day of culturally enriching shore excursions. Our full-sized balconies in most Junior Suites on the ship «Swan Lake» provide the perfect place to relax and enjoy the enchantment views.

On board meal

Enjoy delicious dishes in restaurants overlooking the most spectacular landscapes of Russia. Every breakfast a delightful buffet served in the restaurant, you will be offered a glass of sparkling wine. At lunch and dinner are served three or four course meal with choice of three options; tea, coffee, juice, drinking water offered during breakfast, lunch and dinner – there are all included.

Shore Excursions

Unique nature, сulturally enriching excursions with sightseeing activities, guided tours to the museum give you the opportunity to explore your fascinating cruising way.

Entertainment on board

The live music, master classes, daily morning exercises — enjoy everything we offer on board.

Currency: USD | Euro

Quadruple Lower deck A4 Double Lower deck Double Main deck A2 Double Middle deck A2 Double Middle deck A1 Double** Boat deck A2 Junior* Suite Boat deck J. Suite B* with balcony Boat deck J. Suite A* with balcony Boat deck
129 148 160 172 213 189 220 236 299
Prices are per person per night

* Only on M/S Swan Lake

** Only on M/S Moonlight Sonata

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For one trip you will get acquainted with two capitals of Russia. Do you want to stay longer in Moscow and St. Petersburg? We’ll organize a pre/post cruise program for you. From grand Moscow, along with the wide sandy banks of the Volga, to magnificent St. Petersburg, a Russian river cruise offers unforgettable atmosphere and variety alternating landscapes.

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We look forward to welcoming you on board!