Volga River Tours and Travels
About Volga River
Discover the stunning architecture and unique cultural heritage of Russia's most interesting cities on a Volga River cruise that combines the Volga River, the Moscow Canal and various other waterways. The longest river in Europe, the powerful waterway flows through Russia, all the way to the Caspian Sea. As the Volga passes through all manner of different landscapes, a cruise along it gives passengers the chance to truly appreciate the vastness and diversity of Russia.Read More
Volga River Hotels
If you are planning a Volga River holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:
Dostoevsky Volga River
The M/S Dostoevsky is a modern river motor ship built in Germany in 1981 (project 301) and fully renovated in 1996. Suites come equipped with televisions and all room have river-facing windows, climate control and modern ensuite facilities. Spread over four decks, the ship includes a variety of restaurants, bars, a souvenir shop, theatre and beauty salon so passengers have all of their needs adequately catered for. A cruise along the Volga River on the MS Dostoevsky is an excellent way to see Russia from a unique viewpoint.
For all our tours and tailor-made holidays we provide you with a clear categorisation of all hotels we use. The REGIONAL CATEGORY indicates the local rating of each hotel in each respective country. We have also rated each hotel using OUR CATEGORY, which will be in line with generally accepted western hotel grading standards.
Basic hotels and simple accommodation is a no frills option with an adventurous authentic feel.
Standard accommodation equates to a Western 3-star standard, always featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant.
Superior accommodation equates to a Western 4-star standard, featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant and often a swimming pool and/or a fitness centre.
Deluxe accommodation equates to a Western 5-star standard, usually featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, excellent service and customer care.
Lavish accommodation equates to a Western 5-star plus standard - the creme de la creme. Featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, this accommodation is a cut above the rest. Sheer opulence!
Volga River Tailor made suggestions
Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Volga River .