Waterways of the Tsars 2023

Moscow to St. Petersburg

with Viking River Cruises

Explore the real Russia.
See the swirling onion domes and stout towers of Moscow’s Red Square. Share stories at the kitchen table of an Uglich family. Savor Russian caviar with your blini pancakes. Soak up the steam in a traditional banya in riverside Mandrogy village. Envision Peter the Great luxuriating in massive Peterhof Palace, then see how multiple families shared living space at a Soviet-era kommunalka. From Moscow to St. Petersburg, this 13-day voyage reveals the real Russia as never before.

Flights included up to the value of AU$3600 per couple. Must book by 04 March 2022
See Terms and Conditions for details

Moscow to St. Petersburg 15 May 2023 From $9450 pp share double

About Viking River Cruises
More than 20 years ago, Viking began sailing the storied waterways of Russia. Today, our fully refurbished, elegant Russia fleet sets new standards of excellence in this region. Complete with hotel-style amenities, they feature spacious staterooms and suites, an inviting restaurant and refined public spaces. Viking River Cruises pride themselves on being “the thinking travellers cruise”, with no photography sales, art auctions, no formal nights, no smoking, and no children are permitted under 18.

Day 1: Moscow, Russia
Day 2: Moscow, Russia
Day 3: Moscow, Russia
Day 4: Moscow, Russia
Day 5: Uglich, Russia
Day 6: Yaroslavl, Russia
Day 7: Kuzino, Russia
Day 8: Kizhi, Russia
Day 9: Mandrogy, Russia
Day 10: St Petersburg, Russia
Day 11: St Petersburg, Russia
Day 12: St Petersburg, Russia
Day 13: St Petersburg, Russia

* 12 night river cruise Moscow to  St Petersburg onboard Viking Ingvar
* Port Taxes and Government Fees
* Prepaid Cruise Gratuities
* Enrichment lectures and Destination performances
* All meals onboard
* Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
* 24 hour speciality coffees, teas & bottled water
* Free WiFi onboard

Your Bonus
* Flights included up to the value of AU$3600 per couple – must book by 04 March 2022!
* One Complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
* BYO – you are welcome to bring wine onboard at each port of call to enjoy in your stateoom free of charge – or, take that special bottle to dinner for a nominal corkage fee

Where will my cabin be?
Deluxe Staterooms are located on Main Deck.  A large picture window can be opened. Ask us today about upgrade options to Veranda Staterooms or perhaps a Suite.

Please note:

The Russia fleet vary greatly from the European Waterways fleet.  Ships are more traditional, and layout will vary greatly from the Longships of Europe. Please ask us for details.

Travel dates
15 May 2023

Please note:
Many departures in 2022 are now sold out, however please enquire and we will find out for you what dates may be avaiable.
2023 has many more departures for this itinerary, or the reverse, please get in touch.

Book by
04 March 2022

From $9450 pp share double Deluxe Stateroom,  Category DX
Subject to availability at time of booking

Terms & Conditions
Prices shown unless otherwise stated are in NZ$, and are subject to currency fluctuations and are for payment by cash, Eftpos, direct deposit or cleared cheque only.  Credit Card payments are also accepted but will incur a small surcharge, please enquire.   Price includes your cruise fare based on a share twin/double basis in NZ$, based on a Deluxe Stateroom, Category DX, and known Port Taxes & Govt Fees. Gratuities included. Special conditions apply for all Bonus Inclusions, please discuss with your Ocean Escapes consultant. Flights Included Offer: Your total flight costs per couple will be advised at time of booking and AU$3600 per couple will be deducted from your final invoice, with any remaining airfare charges to be paid. Flights are booked by Viking Cruises on behalf of Ocean Escapes. Airline and routing at Viking Cruises discretion. If you do not wish to take this offer, no further discount from your cruise fare may be available. Please discuss full Terms and Conditions of this offer with Ocean Escapes.  Must book by 04 March 2022,  with deposit due immediately upon booking confirmation.  Prices correct as at 29 December 2021 and are subject to change or withdrawal without notice. Other conditions may apply.