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Viking Truvor Review

4.5 / 5.0
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Intro to Russia

Review for Viking Truvor to Russia River
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2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Sep 2017
Cabin: Veranda Stateroom
Peter the great
Catherine Summer Palace
Played swing music
Mosque on Peterhof grounds
Remote island settlement
Concert in Moscow
Cosmonaut Museum
roof of cosmonaut space museum

A comfortable leisurely way to an introduction to Russia, from large cities (beginning & end) to the countryside. We recommend ending in Moscow, making the whole trip a build-up. The ship was very comfortable, the food good, the service impeccable; it was the right size of ship. The excursions were varied, interesting, even intimate, without being overwhelming in number and size; scheduling was excellent. The guides were very professional, informative and friendly, and always available.

We picked a time period which was cool / cold (could not really use the outer deck effectively), but this ensured that the places visited on excursions were not over-crowded. Some of the events -- ballet, concerts -- were particularly enjoyable, as was the banya (Finnish sauna & plunge).

The embarkation and disembarkation experiences were extremely smooth and easy; Viking was very well organized for a glitch-free entry / exit.

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Veranda Stateroom

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