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Russia, the world’s largest country, is a land of superlatives matched by its epic history, monumental architecture, incredible culture and sweeping landscapes of immense beauty. Perhaps the best way to cover the breadth of its myriad gems and feel the might of empires past is on a relaxing river cruise, where every turn reveals a fascinating new view. The mighty ‘Mother Volga’, Europe’s longest river, entices us with different landscapes: swathes of ancient silver-birch forests, centuries-old churches and brightly painted timber houses in quintessential villages lost in time. Let our experienced tour managers and insightful guides lift the alluring veil of mystery over this fascinating country and its culture on a truly unforgettable cruise.

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The Kremlin along the banks of the Moskva river in Moscow

Russian River Cruises: A Guide to the Volga and Svir Rivers

There’s no better way to explore the world’s largest country than on a Russian river cruise. Setting sail from Moscow on A Russian Odyssey Aboard the MS Rossia, passengers cruise in comfort along the meandering Volga river, then take a trip along the scenic river Svir, before arriving in beautiful St Petersburg.


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Our Volga river cruises

Close up of the colourful domes of St Basil's Cathedral | Moscow, Russia
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12 days starting from £2199pp 
Russian River Cruise


MS Rossia
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