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Russian Jewels

Sail the majestic Russian waterways on this 14-night luxury cruise from St. Petersburg to Moscow, exploring the intriguing cities and unique towns of Russia. Includes shore excursions, return flights from the UK and all gratuities.

Fly Cruise
14 nights from £3995pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Kizhi Church
  • Moscow Kremlin
  • St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow
  • Peterhof, St. Petersburg
  • St. Petersburg
  • Church of Dimity. Uglich
  • Yaroslavl

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Save up to £1250pp PLUS free private door-to-door chauffeur transfers! Private door-to-door chauffeur transfers are complimentary within 75 miles of an applicable airport. Subject to availability. Book by 1 Apr 2019

Save £400pp on 2020 departures PLUS free private door-to-door chauffeur transfers! Private door-to-door chauffeur transfers are complimentary within 75 miles of an applicable airport or St Pancras International Train Station. Subject to availability. Book by 30 Apr 2019

Russian Jewels Special Offer

From the fascinating city of St. Petersburg to the mighty city of Moscow, this 14-night luxury cruise showcases the highlights of Russia, one of the most intriguing countries in the world.

Marvel at one of the world's most magnificent art collections at the Hermitage Museum and enjoy a spectacular private Russian Ballet concert in St. Petersburg before strolling through the distinctive wooden buildings in Mandrogi.

Witness some of the nation’s greatest architecture in Kizhi island, explore the Golden Ring city of Uglich and discover world-renowned sights in the glorious city of Moscow including the Red Square on this extraordinary cruise along Russia’s majestic waterways.

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Russian Jewels

Day 1 - UK - St. Petersburg (Russia)

Fly from the UK to St. Petersburg and transfer to your ship, the Scenic Tsar. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. (D)

Day 2 - St. Petersburg

Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant before exploring the beautiful city of St. Petersburg on a guided tour with lunch in a local restaurant. There is the option to visit Catherine's Block and Peterhof's Grand Palace. Alternatively, stroll through the fascinating Upper and Lower Gardens at Peterhof. (B,L,D)

Day 3 - St. Petersburg

Today, enjoy a delightful cruise along the city's canals, visit the marvellous St. Isaac's Cathedral or explore the Yusupov Palace. This evening, join the Scenic Tsar's Captain for the official welcome dinner. (B,L,D)

Day 4 - St. Petersburg

Spend your morning visiting some of St. Petersburg's highlights including Catherine's Palace with its grandiose white and gold façade and wonderful gardens. Enjoy a delicious lunch at the old-world wooden Podvorie restaurant before spending the afternoon at leisure. This evening, experience a private Russian ballet concert at the majestic Palace of Prince Vladimir with a lovely glass of sparkling wine. (B,D,L)

Day 5 - St. Petersburg

Spend your final day in St. Petersburg studying one of the world's most magnificent art collections at the Hermitage, formerly the Winter Palace and home to Russia’s Imperial family. This evening, relax on the Sun Deck as you set sail down the Neva River. (B,L,D)

Day 6 - Mandrogi

Arrive in Mandrogi and spend your day exploring this charming museum village with its traditional rustic architecture and distinctive buildings. Perhaps try shashlick, a traditional Russian meal similar to a shish kebab. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Kizhi Island

Arrive at the scenic Kizhi Island which boasts some of the nation's most intricate and famous examples of wooden architecture including the Church of the Transfiguration with its 22 timbered onion domes. Marvel at the impressive collection of wooden churches and chapels as you stroll through this unique destination. (B,L,D)

Day 8 - Goritsy

Dock in the picturesque farming town of Goritsy where you can take a guided tour of the towns highlights. Explore the amazing Kirillo-Belozersky monastery which was built in 1397 and boasts a remarkable collection of Russian Orthodox icons. Enjoy a small vodka - the beverage which has famously been part of Russia's culture for 600 years. (B,L,D)

Day 9 - Yaroslavl

Today you will explore the ancient city of Yaroslavl, one of Russia's oldest cities. Visit the Fine Art Museum which features an impressive collection of Russian paintings. (B,L,D)

Day 10 - Uglich

Dock in the Golden Ring city of Uglich and allow a delightful guided tour to take you back in time as you explore this fascinating city. This evening, set sail along the Volga River for Moscow.

Day 11 - Moscow

Arrive in the mighty city of Moscow after lunch where you can discover world-renowned sights including the stunning St. Basil's Cathedral and the Red Square. (B,L,D)

Day 12 - Moscow

Spend your morning exploring this marvellous city and enjoy an insightful ride on Moscow's metro which is a unique experience it itself. The afternoon can be spent at leisure. Tonight, you’ll attend an internationally renowned Russian circus. (B,L,D)

Day 13 - Moscow

Today you can enjoy an interesting visit to the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics, view original exhibits of space technology, learn about the history of space exploration and meet the a real cosmonaut. In your free time, perhaps visit the amazing Museum of the Great Patriotic War which is often known as the World War II museum. (B,L,D)

Day 14 - Moscow

Start your day exploring the Kremlin, the intriguing seat of the former Soviet Union. Tonight you will be treated to a thrilling Russian Folk show complete with traditional costumes and dances. (B,L,D)

Day 15 - Moscow - UK

After breakfast, disembark your ship and transfer to the airport for your flight home. (B)

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 14-night all inclusive cruise
  • Return flights from up to 15 regional UK airports
  • Transfers to and from airport and ship
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Included shore excursions (as mentioned in itinerary)
  • Captain's Welcome Dinner
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • All port charges, airport taxes, security charges and UK Air Passenger Duty

Special Features

  • Private Russian ballet concert at the majestic Palace of Prince Vladimir.
  • Discover the museum village of Mandrogi and try traditional shashlik
  • Visit the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics and meet a real cosmonaut
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2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • May
    • May 12th - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £5145
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    • May 26th - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £5145
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  • June
    • Jun 9th - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4395
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    • Jun 23rd - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4245
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  • July
    • Jul 7th - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4295
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    • Jul 21st - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £5145
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  • August
    • Aug 4th - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4295
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    • Aug 18th - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4295
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  • September
    • Sep 1st - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £3995
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    • Sep 15th - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4645
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • May
    • May 10th - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4745
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    • May 24th - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4745
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  • June
    • Jun 21st - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4845
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  • July
    • Jul 5th - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4745
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    • Jul 19th - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4745
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  • August
    • Aug 2nd - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4745
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    • Aug 16th - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4745
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    • Aug 30th - Moscow to St Petersburg - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4745
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  • September
    • Sep 13th - St Petersburg to Moscow - Sailing on: Scenic Tsar From: £4845
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