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Moscow to Baltic Sea River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Baltic Sea

Traveler rating



Very Good






Cruise type

River Cruises


14 Moscow to Baltic Sea River Cruises Cruise Reviews

gerstner avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Moscow to St Petersburg


I really enjoyed the cruise because; It was small The food , service and ambiance was great The meals were excellent and I appreciated the the many choices and the portions were just right for me. The lectures ...
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Sail Date October 2014

rosevbonnar@hotmail.com avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cruise from Moscow to St Petersburg

It was fantastic on so many levels. It was more than I ever expected. The crew was so professional and personable. Loved the meals and the wine to go with. Loved the tour guides on the ship. They were very well ...
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Sail Date October 2014

gord.haddock@sasktel.net avatar


2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Rules the Rivers

Wow, where to begin. We would have never travelled to Russia on our own. After seeing how Viking handled our two week "Grand European" tour in 2013 from Budapest to Amsterdam during the "500" year flood, we knew ...
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Sail Date June 2014

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Rita Kirsch

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

An A+ Trip in Russia

Warren and I thoroughly enjoyed our trip from Moscow to St. Petersburg, Russia in July 2014. So much so, in fact, that we put together a booklet containing historical facts, our insights, and pictures of the sites ...
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Sail Date July 2014

ldcruising avatar


2 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Great Time Visiting Russia with Viking

Just returned from the trip that started in Moscow on August 24. About a week before leaving I finally read the reviews of this trip posted on this site and found them to be very mixed. Along with the political ...
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Sail Date August 2014

LipBalmAddict avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First time with Viking, really impressed with the whole experience

My husband and I wanted an immersive experience of Russia, and we decided that a river cruise would be the best way for us to experience it. We have sailed with Regent and Crystal previously (3 ocean cruises in ...
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Sail Date May 2014

ChiliChild avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

No rating

Moscow-St. Petersburg

We enjoyed the Russian river cruise on the Rurik in September 2013 from Moscow to St. Petersburg. We were impressed with cruise director Kris and hotel director Caroline and how well they ran the cruise, ...
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Sail Date September 2013

swl781 avatar


7 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Embarrassment of riches

What a wonderful river cruise in Russia. We started in Moscow, where we lived on the boat for 3 days and did local tours, then cruised for 5 days, with stops each day, then spent 3 days in St. Petersburg with local ...
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Sail Date July 2011

CdMAgFox avatar


24 Reviews Written

85 Helpful Votes

Waterways of the Czars from Moscow to St. Petersburg

Waterways of the Czars Viking River Cruise July 5 - 17, 2011 ~~Welcome to Moscow! July 5th~~ By noon today, July 5th, we had deplaned our Delta flight 46 from Atlanta - a 10.5 hour flight, had ...
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Sail Date July 2011

meezerpleaser avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Cruises-What we have here is a failure to communicate

The purpose of this review is to explain why, after our recent cruise in Russia, my husband and I will avoid Viking River Cruises in the future, and why we will advise others to avoid Viking, too. We are ...
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Sail Date June 2010

Spunnman avatar


1 Review Written

Take This Cruise!

This review will not cover the stops on the trip as those can easily be reviewed on Vikings web site and the company's descriptions are an accurate depiction of the place you will see. In fact, I think it is safe to ...
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Sail Date May 2010

magsdad avatar


3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

A disappointing cruise experience

Although Viking states that the Pakhomov has been remodeled, it's hard to find evidence of any renovation on this 20-year old vessel. The standard cabins have very small beds that are uncomfortable even for a normal ...
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Sail Date June 2010

SpecialEnvoy avatar


1 Review Written

Viking Kirov river cruise? Nyet!

The Viking River Cruise "Waterways of the Czars" (July 31 - August 12, 2009) was our first cruise experience, and will likely be our last. While we enjoyed Russia and its many attractions, we were very disappointed ...
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Sail Date July 2009

Quiltsalad avatar


3 Reviews Written

Church & Icon Tour

Just Returned We just returned Sunday from the Moscow to St. P on the Surkov and it was a most pleasant, relaxing and enjoyable trip. You do get your fill of churches though, it got to be a bit of a joke...."oh ...
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Sail Date September 2009

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