Waterways of Russia – St. Petersburg to Moscow

Waterways of Russia – St. Petersburg to Moscow



Discover the timeless pageantry and traditional folkways of Russia along the scenic rivers, lakes and canals that link St. Petersburg with Moscow. Cruise for six nights aboard the exclusively chartered, deluxe, 90-passenger Volga Dream during this carefully crafted itinerary. Also, enjoy three nights in a Five‑Star hotel in St. Petersburg, featuring an early entrance guided tour of the State Hermitage Museum, and visits to Catherine Palace in Pushkin and Petrodvorets. Spend one night in the Five‑Star Marriott Royal Aurora Hotel in Moscow. Explore the old-world heartland in 10th‑century Uglich and medieval Yaroslavl, the 14th‑century Kirillo-Belozersky monastery near Goritsy and the open-air museum of Kizhi Island. Experience a traditional Russian tea ceremony in the home of a Svirstroy villager who will share more about the Russian way of life. This unique and popular program appeals to first-time visitors as well as those returning to see the astounding changes that have taken place in Russia’s two most important cities.

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Trip Type
Group Travel Tour, International River Voyages
Departure Dates
Jul 21, 2021 - Aug 1, 2021


Moscow Post tour option



Cancellations for all or any part of the program including Pre/Post Program(s) reservation(s) will not be effective until received in writing in the offices of Gohagan. Should you have to cancel, the following terms will apply: reservation cancellation(s) are subject to a $200 per person administrative fee from the time of booking through 120 days prior to departure; from 119 through 95 days prior to departure, $800 per person; cancellations 94 days or less prior to departure, a no‑show or early return from the program will result in forfeiture of 100% of the published full regular tariffs. In addition, any applicable airline cancellation fees, optional excursion cancellation fees and administrative fees may apply.


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  • day 1

    Depart the U.S.

  • days 2-4

    St. Petersburg, Russia

  • day 5

    St. Petersburg/Embark Volga Dream

  • day 6

    Neva River/Lake Ladoga/Svirstroy/ Svir River/Lake Onega

  • day 7

    Kizhi Island/Lake Onega

  • day 8

    Lake Beloye/Goritsy/Sheksna River

  • day 9

    Lake Rybinskoye/Yaroslavl

  • day 10

    Uglich/Volga River

  • day 11

    Moscow/Disembark ship

  • day 12

    Moscow/Return to the U.S.

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