Celebrated as the most luxurious river cruise in Russia, the Volga Dream travels along the Volga River in style. Grand in size and yet still intimate and personal, the Volga Dream and her crew endeavor to provide guests a true Russian cultural experience alongside excellent standards of service.
Across the four decks of the MS Volga Dream, guests are surrounded by classical decor and amenities that rival land-based hotels. There is an unmistakable Russian influence in the lavish artwork and textiles, the tinges of gilded splendor fit for royalty. Within the cabins and staterooms guests will find every comfort met with ease. Large windows in each abode welcome natural light and colorful rural views along the Volga River. Guests will also find a sizeable closet, flat-screen television with satellite channels, air conditioning, and private electronic safe among the amenities. Each en-suite bathroom also includes a comfortable walk-in shower and pleasant finishes.
Three separate suite types are also available on board: two Junior Suites, three Deluxe Junior Suites, and the singular Owner Suite. Find expanded storage, larger floorplans, and extra seating in these exclusive spaces. The Owner Suite, located on the third deck, also features a private wrap-around terrace with a magnificent view.
Russian culture is celebrated on board with a variety delightful interactive experiences. The native Russian crew—all of them fluent in English—are eager to share their country’s history. Taste vodka and tea, enjoy piano concerts featuring Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov, and learn to paint the charming matryoshka nesting dolls. The daily menu highlights traditional Russian dishes with gourmet flair, and guests can prepare them in hands-on cooking classes.
A cruise aboard the Volga Dream reveals the countryside in authentic wonder. Travel along the historic waters and witness the Stalin-era engineering of its 19 locks. Among your stops: the UNESCO-protected Kizhi Island, a literal collection of traditional Russian architecture relocated here in the 1960s; plus the towns of Mandrogi, Yaroslavl, Uglich, and Goritsy.
Itineraries span 13 days and depart on select dates in the summer months, usually from mid-May through October every year. For a well-rounded luxury Russia experience, your Ker & Downey luxury travel consultant will help you craft a journey that includes a cruise on the Volga Dream and unforgettable land arrangements.Request Information