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207 Moscow Cruise Reviews


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operatingroom

1 Review Written

Exceptional itinerary

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Always my dream to visit Russia and go to Catherine’s palace And to see the “amber room “ I have read about the amber room extensively and it’s history It was so exciting for me to view the real ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Janronm

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful Russia

The way Viking does everything well. It does Russia GREAT! We celebrated my birthday there with travel complains we met 10 years ago on a Viking cruise. The things we saw there were amazing. We felt very ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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mombin

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic Russia

Absolutely everything about this cruise, the personnel, the food, the accommodations, the excursions, embarkation and disembarkation were spectacular. We chose to go to Russia because having been to Eastern ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Pavinrb

1 Review Written

Great River Cruise through Russia

Was looking to visit/travel Eastern Europe as we’ve traveled in every country of Western Europe, but never anywhere in Eastern Europe. This trip dovetailed perfectly into a transatlantic cruise we wanted to be ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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lanebailey51

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Waterways of the Tsars, from Moscow to St. Petersburg

We were offered a very good deal by Viking. We assumed the deal was special because ours was the next to last cruise of the season and they wanted to ensure a full ship.Several years ago we were scheduled for ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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suszun

2 Reviews Written

Fabulous time!

This was our first cruise. We had a fabulous time due to the well thought out excursions, the incredible crew and the comfort of the ship. The menus at meals offered healthy options and a vast selection of items ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Often Travelling

1 Review Written

A very interesting and information insight to the life of Russia and its people.

We had travelled this cruise a few years ago and wished to revisit the sights because there is so much to take in. Our friends joined us on this cruise as they had heard so much about it from us over the years that ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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1Madgreek

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not our Best Viking Experience

Our ship was berthed in Moscow for 3 nights the last cruise of this season. We had a portside cabin. We were in front of the main terminal building which was in process of being refurbished. Next year it will be ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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stuartyates

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A suberb Russian River Cruise

Our expectations were constantly exceeded by a company that really takes their client's best interests to heart! Our itineraries every day were designed to minimise the crowds and maximise the impact. For example we ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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dlsteuer

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Perfect Way To Enjoy Russia

We have wanted to visit Russia for a long time, but were a bit concerned about going independently due to potential language barrier, safety, etc. Viking took care of all of the details and we were able to just ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Senior Citizen

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful river cruise

From the moment I contacted Vodohod to book this cruise to the time we were dropped off at our hotel in St. Petersburg, we were pleased. Customer service was great. My emails to the company were responded to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Blaise Buic

1 Review Written

Russia was genuinely surprising and awe inspiring.

A lot of friends asked us why we chose a Russian cruise as a destination, as if saying Why go there? I was apprehensive given all the stereotypical images portrayed in all the media and films over the years while ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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elizabethivesruyter

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

i chose to book with a Russian company as I felt we would have a more authentic Russian experience. It was excellent! Each day we stopped and had a tour of a different town/city. We had sufficient free time ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Robin Montcalm

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Highlights of Russia

I have always wanted to visit Russia but wanted to travel without the hassles of trying to do my own thing. So I chose to do a river cruise. Scenic had the itinerary and dates that suited me as well as an ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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RHandGL

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Pleasantly surprised by Russia

We enjoyed the cruise, despite the flights arranged by Viking. The flights home were particularly difficult - two layovers, not sitting together on 2 flights, chosen seats not provided - despite having paid for ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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balshilady

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous river cruise - Moscow to St Petersberg - August 2019

We had a brilliant river cruise on the MS Rostropovitch August 2019 from Moscow to St Petersberg. The ship is very clean and the staff are excellent! Our personal cruise girl Zenka (Jayne) looked after our every ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Cruising-Jim

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Uniworld River Cruise, Moscow to St. Petersburg

We just got back from doing the absolutely delightful UNIWORLD Imperial Waterways of Russia river cruise. What a wonderful experience. We did the cruise the last two weeks of July via the Moscow to St. ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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roxiecruises

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Waterways of the Tsars River Cruise

My wife and I have recently returned from our Russia river cruise via Viking. We actually sailed on a combination of canals, rivers, and lakes from Moscow to St Petersburg on the Viking Helgi. The Helgi is ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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JaapPoll

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Top Russian Scenic Tour Leaders

Russia was a total unknown to us - an eye opener of its people and lifestyle in Moscow and St Petersburg. The three Russian Tour Leaders employed by Scenic were superb - their command of the English language was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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AnelaKamuela

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Journey on the Volga Dream

We surveyed a number of possibilities before settling on the Volga Dream for our trip from Moscow to St Petersburg on the Volga River. We wanted a small ship--the Volga Dream accommodates 100 passengers although we ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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RobertCook

1 Review Written

A wonderful trip

We elected to go to Russia more through curiosity. A river cruise seemed the best option and after reviewing the different companies and taking feedback we selected Scenic. We were not disappointed. We arrived a day ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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mrssinger

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Once in a Lifetime Trip!

I had always wanted to take a Viking Cruise and see Moscow and St. Petersburg. It met every expectation! Viking has a great itinerary - I signed up for just about everything!! Moscow and St. Petersburg are ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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RGN

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Russian River Cruise

We took this cruise as an anniversary present and it was the best thing we could have done. The entire cruise throughout Russia was beautiful and always exciting. The museums and the palaces were truly awe ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Buffy500

1 Review Written

Everything was Wonderful

We throughly enjoyed the cruise. It really showed us Russia. The excursions presented by Viking gave us a true feeling of the culture and people. It provided us with a new appreciation of Russia, her people and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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foser22

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Exceeded our Expectations!

We were considering a Baltic Cruise, but decided we didn't want to miss out on seeing Moscow. We decided on Viking's Waterway of the Tsar's and were so glad we did. The entire trip was fabulous, from our first ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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