The Volga and Svir rivers and the massive lakes of Onega and Ladoga deliver a breathtaking collection of Russian riches. From the Moscow Kremlin to sophisticated St Petersburg, the country’s highlights are best experienced on a river cruise. During shore excursions, you can meet a cosmonaut, watch ballerinas perform, stroll the gardens at Catherine the Great’s palace and marvel at the Hermitage – the second-largest art museum in the world.
After touring each region, passengers can look forward to the comforts of their floating hotel, with world-class dining, on-board events and impeccable service. APT, Viking and Scenic are among the most popular lines offering luxury cruises throughout Russia’s amazing network of waterways in 2019 and 2020.
Extraordinary St Basil’s Cathedral dominates Red Square in the heart of Moscow, one of your high points to visit. A visit to the Hermitage Museum is a travel destination without compare. You’ll meander the wistful gardens of Catherine the Great’s summer palace.