About the ship
The Mstislav Rostropovich is a luxurious four-deck vessel, built in Slovakia in 1980, fully refurbished in 2009. It is named after Mstislav Rostropovich, a Russian conductor and composer, public figure and key figure in the musical art of the twentieth century. The ship is equipped with modern navigational facilities and travels at a speed of up to 26 km per hour.
Length - 135 m
Width - 16.8 m
Passenger capacity - 212
The ship public areas include an expansive panorama lounge with a bar; conference hall for onboard lectures and entertainment; fitness room with solarium, hair salon and medical room. There is a lift serving all decks. Wi-Fi access is available in panorama lounge. Entertainment onboard Rostropovich is centered on performances and activities designed to offer guests an experience of authentic Russian culture and history.