Volga & Neva

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All the way to the Caspian Sea:

The full length of the Volga.

14 Days Astrakhan-Samara-Kazan-Moscow

Enjoy the most powerful river in Russia on a rather special cruise. You will start in the Russian capital of Moscow, the centre of power of this vast country and explore unique cities and diverse cultures on the way to the Volga estuary into the Caspian Sea. The old trading town Nizhny Novgorod beautifully combines splendid old town with modern architecture. In the city of Samara, with over 1 million inhabitants, you will discover a business centre with numerous theatres and museums. A unique blend of the Orient and Occident awaits in Kazan, the capital city of the Russian Republic Tatarstan.

Why this river cruise?
  • Unique cruise itinerary in the south-west of Russia
  • Visit Kazan Kremlin, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • In the footsteps of great artists in Moscow, Samara and Astrakhan
  • 4-star level comfort in Russia
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The first impressions of your trip.

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The services provided during your trip

  • 14-day cruise in an outside cabin of the category booked
  • Traditional welcome with bread and salt
  • nicko cruises full board:
    • Generous breakfast buffet with coffee/tea, juices and table water
    • Lunch buffet, served multi-course dinner with table water
    • Coffee and tea station at certain times of the day
    • Cabin water (0.33 l, 1 bottle per person/per day)
    • One glass of beer, wine or juice at dinner included
    • Festive Gala Dinner
    • Table reservation on board
  • nicko cruise director and local tour guide
  • Comfortable audio system on all excursions
  • Entertainment programme on board (e.g. evening of folklore, classical concerts, dance evening, learn interesting facts about the country and its people, Russian language lessons, pirate themed evening, Matryoschka painting)
  • Dance music in the bar in the evening
  • Luggage service between landing stage and cabin on embarkation and disembarkation
  • All port and passenger fees

Important travel information

Important travel information: Please note that daily on-board information and excursions will be provided in German language only for individual travellers. Except for the marked dates, that indicate our guaranteed English departures. Different languages are available on request for groups and charterers. Minimum number of participants for this cruise up to 30 days before departure: 200 people (see section 8.1. of our travel terms).

Your itinerary

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1

Astrachan
Embarkation.

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2

Astrachan
Excursion to the Volga Delta.

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09.

Astrachan
Guided tour of Astrakhan with a visit to the imposing Kremlin. Excursion Package

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09.

Astrachan
Trip to the visit-worthy Art museum of Astrakhan.

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3

Day on the river
Enjoy a relaxing day aboard on the river.

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4

Volgograd
Mooring 8:00 am Casting off 12:00 pm Volgograd tour with the Mamayev Hill. Excursion Package

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5

Saratov
Mooring 9:00 am Casting off 1:00 pm Tour of Saratov with views of Saratov from the Sokolov mountains and followed by a stroll along the Kirov boulevard. Excursion Package

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6

Samara
Mooring 2:00 pm Casting off 5:00 pm Guided tour of Samara with one of the most impressive art museums in the Russian province. Excursion Package

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7

Kazan
Mooring 4:00 pm Casting off 8:00 pm Kazan guided tour with visit to the legendary Kazan Kremlin, the largest mosque in Europe, Kul Sharif, with its impressive blue dome, as well as an inside tour of the Cathedral of Annunciation. Excursion Package

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8

Cheboksary
Mooring 9:00 am Casting off 8:00 pm Guided tour of Cheboksary with its historical old town and a visit inside the orthodox monastery of the Holy Trinity. Excursion Package

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8

Cheboksary
Visit to a beer museum followed by beer tasting.

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9

Nizhny Novgorod
Mooring 6:00 am Casting off 9:00 am Tour of Nizhny Novgorod with a visit to the imposing Kremlin. Excursion Package

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9

Nizhny Novgorod
Visit to the state art museum.

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06.

Gorodez
Mooring 3:00 pm Casting off 3:15 pm

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10

Kostroma
Mooring 8:00 am Casting off 12:00 pm Kostroma guided tour with the Ipatios monasteries and the Trinity Cathedral. Excursion Package

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09.

Jaroslawl
Mooring 4:30 pm Casting off 8:00 pm City tour of Yaroslawl, one of the oldest cities in Central Russia with the Saviour’s Monastery and the Elijah the Prophet Church. Excursion Package

City tour of Yaroslawl, one of the oldest cities in Central Russia with the Saviour’s Monastery and the Elijah the Prophet Church.

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11

Uglitsch
Mooring 8:30 am Casting off 12:00 pm Visit to Uglich Kremlin with the legendary Church of St. Dmitry on the Blood. Excursion Package

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12

Moscow
Mooring 1:00 pm Visit to the Tretyakov Gallery, one of the best-known museums in Russia. Excursion Package

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10.

Moscow
Excursion to the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, one of the most impressive churches in Russia. Excursion Package

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10.

Moscow
Excursion to see Moscow by night through the illuminated sea of lights and a visit to the impressive stations of the famous metro.

Die Moskauer Metro ist ein Prestigeobjekt Stalins, weshalb einige der Stationen wahre Paläste mit zahlreichen verschiedenfarbigen Marmorsteinen sind. Jede einzelne Station entlang der Ringlinie ist ein Kunstwerk für sich. Danachfahren Sie durch die beleuchteten Straßen Moskaus zum Manegen-Platz, dem Memorialkomplex Poklonnaja Gora und in die Sperlingsberge, von wo aus Sie einen atemberaubenden Ausblick auf die Stadt haben.

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13

Moscow
Excursion to the colossal Kremlin, the centre of power of Russian politics with a visit inside a cathedral. Excursion Package

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10.

Moskau
Ausflug zum Dreifaltigkeitskloster

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10.

Moscow
Excursion to the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, one of the most impressive churches in Russia.

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10.

Moscow
Aboard on the river.

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10.

Moskau
Folkoreshow "Goldener Ring"

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14

Moscow
Disembarkation.

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Your ship on its journey: MS FEDIN

 

Would you like to discover Russia in a really comfortable way? Welcome on board MS FEDIN! The ship was renovated in the spring of 2018. The modern and functional furnishings have been designed in pleasant colours. The cabins are spacious and are guaranteed to allow you to relax after your exciting excursions ashore. The attentive crew like to spoil you, whether it’s with tasty dishes in the restaurant or with delicious wines in the panorama bar with the best views.

 

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    nicko modern 212 passengers 110 125 m 16,5 m 2,70 m 220 volts

21.09. - 04.10.2022

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