Volga river: Astrakhan to Moscow
Be sure to cruise to the capital! Even if you have already been to Moscow many times, seeing it fr om the river, showcases the city in a completely different light. Bright, elegant, always festive and unlike anything else. Moscow is a city with a character that embodies the diversity of culture, nationalities and traditions of all of Russia. We have collected the best excursions to the most important and fascinating places, so that everyone can learn something new and find their beloved Moscow.
To Russia’s the Hero City wh ere the famous Battle of Stalingrad took place, lasting 200 days and nights, forever changing the course of the Great Patriotic War. In memorandum of the fierce battles at the Mamaev Kurgan, the monument “Motherland is Calling!” and the monument-ensemble “To the Heroes of the Stalingrad Battle” were erected. No visit to Russia is complete without stopping to pay one’s respects to what took place in this city.
This merchant city is located by the Caspian Sea. Visit the striking white kremlin built during the reign of Ivan the Terrible, visit local museums or enjoy a walk along the beautiful riverfront. A visit to the lotus fields is a breath-taking spectacle not be missed.
For many, despite covering almost one eighth of the world Russia remains a mystery, one of the world’s unknowns. It’s rich in history, cultural intrigue and natural wonders combine to make Russia a must-visit destination for anyone seeking something truly unique.
Russia has so much to offer. From an authentic tea ceremony to a day spent exploring old churches, every moment is designed to blow you away. Because the true magic of Russia is that it’s unlike anywhere you’ve ever been before.
The network of spectacular rivers and lakes are an attraction in themselves. Ice-blue waterfalls cascade over mountainous outcrops at Plutorana Plateau; tiny islands float in the midst of the expansive Lake ladoga; and Moscow’s canals offer a unique viewpoint for the city’s sights.
We organise cruises from Moscow, St Petersburg, Samara, Nizhny Novgorod and Kazan
The onion-topped buildings and twisted-spire churches of Moscow and St Petersburg are iconic, Russia has so much more to explore. There are frescoes by Dionisius, a 45,000 year old mammoth and a city built on frozen ground. Whichever cruise you embark on, you’ll be amazed by everything you uncover about this continent.