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Moscow River Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Ship
Destination
Moscow

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Excellent

24

Very Good

9

Average

7

Poor

2

Cruise type

River Cruises

44

Senior Cruises

33

Romantic Cruises

13

Family Cruises

12

Luxury Cruises

10

44 Moscow River Cruises Cruise Reviews


arge10005 avatar

arge10005

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Best time ever!

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We choose this river cruise as a 40th wedding present for ourselves, and anticipated it with excitement for months. We did not know what to expect, coming from the Midwest USA, and traveling to Russia, but it would ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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kroberton

1 Review Written

31 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise - Superb Service

We cruised from Moscow to St Petersburg on Viking Truvor. We had a Verandah A stateroom. Room was very nice, although quite small....which is to be expected on a river cruise. There was adequate storage for all ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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hpnguyen

5 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Marvelous Volga River Cruise 2016

Vodohod – MS Lev Tolstoy cruise – September 13 to September 24, 2016: We returned home last week and I have a need to write my comments without delay to let people know that we had a fantastic time in Russia ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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hpnguyen

5 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Vodohod - MS Lev Tolstoy from Sept 13 to Sept 24, 2016

We returned home last week and I have a need to write without delay to let you know that we had a fantastic time in Russia despite the cold weather and that we greatly appreciate everything you did to ensure that ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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KiwiniD

4 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

St. Petersburg Was The Highlight of Our Viking Russia Cruise

This was our fifth cruise with Viking. We love them and, as usual, they did a great job. The trip began with several days in Moscow at the beginning and several in St. Petersburg at the end. In between, we sailed on ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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dicknox

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful view of Russia!

My wife and I are in our late 70's and Russia was one of the few countries that we had not visited. The river cruise appealed to us and we were not disappointed. Every aspect of the trip was superior. On and off the ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Elvira Rudnicki

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Over and above expectations!!!!

We arrived in Moscow early, so we did have time to explore the city before the official cruise began. The early Moscow metro tour really helped acclamate us to the city. Once on the boat, the crew and staff were ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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mmbrower

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Trip-best ever

We had taken two previous Viking cruises and knew the quality would be wonderful. Also loved the opportunity to meet other guests which is impossible on the ocean cruises. It is a joy to be part of a ship's cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Agnes10

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Food, service was fine. Disappointed in a few areas as explained.

My Husbands wish was to go to Russia. He loved every minute of the cruise, I was not as thrilled. Service was wonderful, our room was fine and the balcony was excellent. The food was very good. The amenities on ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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rcquilt

5 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Viking Akun Russian River Cruise

This review is about our river cruise in Russia aboard the Viking Akun. If you've ever thought about going to Russia--or even if like us, you hadn't, we want to encourage you to go now. Russia proved to be so much ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Oldbloke49

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Who could ask for anything more?

August last year, perhaps a little late in the season but our fault we chose it. The first couple of days are spent in Moscow, one of those places that not so many years ago was almost impossible to go to. We had ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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MerlinC

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Another fabulous Scenic Experience

Having experienced the amazing service of Scenic on an Amsterdam to Budapest cruise we were happy to entrust our next holiday to them. We understood that river cruising in Russia was going to be different from ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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MerlinC

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Another fabulous Scenic Cruise

Having experienced the amazing service of Scenic on an Amsterdam to Budapest cruise we were happy to entrust our next holiday to them. We understood that river cruising in Russia was going to be different from ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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diane flynn

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Russia River Cruise

We have recently returned from the Jewels of Russia River Cruise starting in Moscow and finishing in St Petersburg which has been great. We were met at the Airport and taken by Coach to the Ship Tsar where we were ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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TaborPDX

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful trip, good tours, great service

We were first-time river cruisers and had such a good time that we already have booked another one. We like the more intimate feeling of a longship, especially the open seating at meals. Informative lectures helped ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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committedcruiser

18 Reviews Written

69 Helpful Votes

First time i have been disappointed

this is my 8th river cruise w/uniworld. I was picked up at the airport and whisked to the ship in time for dinner. I realize river Victoria was rented, but from experience I expected better experience. the ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Schnubbs

1 Review Written

Very happy with Viking River Cruise from Moscow to St. Petersburg

I was thoroughly impressed with Viking River Cruises, from the cleanliness and comfort of the stateroom (which we weren't in very often) to the on-board and local tour guides, to the food and service, and the ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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starnes

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Russia....beautiful but not friendly!

We took the Waterway of the Tsars cruise on the Viking Ingvar in October of 2014. We were met at the airport by Viking staff and very efficiently whisked to a bus, but then it took 3 1/2 hours in horrible Moscow ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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Dan Eny

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Waterway of the Tsars

This was our second experience on a Viking River Cruise and once again, I am happy to report, the experience exceeded our expectations. Our timing may have been a little late in that the weather was less than ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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Bdzcohen

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Interesting but...

This cruise from Moscow to St. Petersburg provided the opportunity to see urban Russia in the post-Soviet era. It also allowed a glimpse of the lives of the residents of the rural areas along the waterways. The best ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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rosevbonnar@hotmail.com

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


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gerstner

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


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rhona.wmasonnternet.com

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

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Rurik Tsar cruise review

We both really enjoyed this cruise. It was to celebrate our Silver Anniversary and lived up to our expectations. The junior suite was lovely and all the staff were excellent. All the trips and events were fabulous ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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sammyjo7

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Ok but don't go for the food!

The cruise was great fun and the positives were: 1. Staff friendly 2. Tours were on the whole good value for money 3. Cabin was clean and comfortable 4. Free water was very welcome Negatives: 1. Food was hit ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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Professor Nic

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Russian Cruise Was Incredible!

I am not easily impressed, but our first river cruise (Moscow to St. Petersburg) was just great! Russia was so surprising - I grew up thinking that all buildings in Russia were old and gray. Just the opposite: ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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