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Culturally Discovery Tour of Russia

Experience The Treasures Of Russia

Explore Russia’s many imperial treasures and rich traditions with Scenic all-inclusive Russia river cruises. Sail the Volga, Europe’s longest river, and the grand canals between St. Petersburg and Moscow; cruise through Lake Ladoga, Europe’s largest lake, and visit famous Khizi Island; view the splendors of Peterhof Palace, St. Basil’s Cathedral, The Kremlin and Red Square.

Experience the wonders of Russia from the onboard luxury of our boutique 5-star cruise ship, and onshore through our authentic, exclusively curated Scenic Enrich and Scenic Freechoice itineraries.

The Scenic Route through Russia

Russia River Cruise

The Scenic Route Through Russia

The rich cultural secrets of Europe’s eastern marches are revealed along the banks of the Russian Volga and Neva rivers, the serenely beautiful Lake Lagoda, and the vital grand canals that connect the legendary imperial decadence of St. Petersburg with Moscow’s historical splendour.

Our Russia River Cruises

Volga River Cruises

The Majestic East

8 days
Vienna > Belgrade
Begin in the magical city of Vienna and travel along the Danube to explore cities in Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia and Serbia
from $3,540
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Iconic Danube

8 days
Munich > Budapest
This 8 day cruise from Munich to Budapest along the Danube river will take you to some of the most beautiful places in Germany, Austria and Hungary.
from $3,990
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Gems of the Danube

8 days
Nuremberg > Budapest
This 8 day cruise along the Danube takes you from historical Nuremberg to wondrous Budapest, stopping in many enchanting cities like Melk and Durnstein.
from $4,095

Eastern Europe Explorer

12 days
Prague > Budapest
Embark on a 12 day cruising experience through Eastern Europe, a fascinating web of the old and the new. From Prague to Budapest, you'll be spellbound.
from $4,675
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Black Sea Explorer

11 days
Budapest > Bucharest
This 11 day cruise from Budapest to Bucharest along the Danube River will show you all the magical Balkan and the Black Sea regions have to offer.
from $4,725
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Gems of the Danube with Prague

11 days
Prague > Budapest
Stay for 3 days in wondrous Prague and visit many of the countless attractions found along the Danube River on this 7 day cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest
from $5,090
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Jewels of Europe

15 days
Budapest > Amsterdam
On this 15 day cruise along the Danube and Rhine rivers from Budapest to Amsterdam you will visit grand palaces, fairytale castles and beautiful villages
from $6,295
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Danube Delta Discovery

16 days
Bucharest > Vienna
This 16 day cruise along the Danube will take you from amazing Bucharest to charming Vienna, visiting wondrous places like Budapest and the Iron Gate.
from $7,265
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Black Sea Explorer with Turkey

18 days
Budapest > Istanbul
Dream away on this amazing 11 day cruise and tour through the beautiful Black Sea region and Turkey. Visit along the way Troy, Budapest and Istanbul.
from $7,305
Fly Deals to Europe Standard Staterooms 15+ days

Jewels of Europe with Prague

18 days
Amsterdam > Prague
Find out why this part of the world is so celebrated on an 18 day experience through Europe's center. From Amsterdam to Prague, you'll be enchanted.
from $7,740
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Christmas Wonderland

16 days
Amsterdam > Budapest
Discover the most beautiful Christmas villages and festivities Europe has to offer in the holiday season on this 16 day cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest.
from $7,815
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Jewels of Europe with Paris

18 days
Paris > Budapest
Lights sparkling on the river, enchanting towns, romantic culture - find it all on this all-encompassing 18 day European experience from Paris to Budapest.
from $8,920
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Jewels of Europe with Paris

18 days
Budapest > Paris
Have an amazing experience on this 18 day cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam. Afterwards visit for 3 days one of the most romantic cities in the world, Paris.
from $9,710
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Jewels of Europe with Paris & Prague

21 days
Paris > Prague
Feast your eyes upon the sensory delights of Amsterdam, Cologne, Rhine Gorge and more on this 21 day journey from beautiful Paris to stunning Prague.
from $9,905
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Jewels of Europe with Prague & Berlin

21 days
Amsterdam > Berlin
On this 21 day journey you will have the opportunity to cruise along the Rhine and the Danube and visit the magnificent cities of Prague and Berlin.
from $10,325
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Christmas Wonderland with Paris

19 days
Paris > Budapest
Celebrate Christmas in style, starting with enchanting Paris for 3 days then step on board a luxury15 day river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest.
from $10,340
Early Booking Savings

Christmas Wonderland with Prague

19 days
Amsterdam > Prague
This 19 day tour celebrates the festive season on Europe’s waterways, exploring Christmas markets in Amsterdam, Cologne, Vienna and Budapest and Prague.
from $10,555 $9,555
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North Sea to the Black Sea

23 days
Amsterdam > Bucharest
Embark on this 23 day cruise from Amsterdam to Bucharest, discovering magical and historical cities and villages situated along the banks of the Rhine.
from $10,950
Early Booking Savings

Christmas Wonderland with Paris & Prague

22 days
Paris > Prague
This 22 day tour takes you on a stunning journey along Europe’s waterways from Paris to Prague, celebrating a magical Christmas Day in Bamberg and New Year in Budapest.
from $12,950 $11,950
Fly Deals to Europe Standard Staterooms 15+ days

North Sea to the Black Sea with Turkey

30 days
Amsterdam > Istanbul
Travel through time on the ultimate 30 day journey from Amsterdam to Istanbul. See picturesque Cologne, gilded Vienna and historic Gallipolli along the way.
from $13,530
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Christmas Markets

15 days
Budapest > Amsterdam
Spend 15 days on a magical river cruise exploring Europe’s most beautiful Christmas markets in cities including Cologne, Rüdesheim, Nuremberg, Vienna and Budapest.
from $6,755
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Christmas Markets with Paris

18 days
Budapest > Paris
Twinkling Christmas decorations, holiday cheer, the city of light - this magical 18 day experience from Budapest to Prague is absolutely luminescent.
from $9,280
Fly Deals to Europe Standard Staterooms 15+ days

Christmas Markets with Prague & Paris

21 days
Prague > Paris
Old and new come alive on this 21 day journey from Prague to Paris. Enjoy festive tradition and celebrations in the wonderland of Europe at Christmas.
from $10,265
Fly Deals to Europe Standard Staterooms 15+ days

Christmas Markets with Prague

18 days
Prague > Amsterdam
Traditional beauty and contemporary delight come together on this 18 day holiday experience. From Prague to Amsterdam, be swept away by the magic of it all.
from $7,740
Fly Deals to Europe Standard Staterooms 7-14 days

Danube Discovery Christmas Markets

8 days
Budapest > Nuremberg
Experience the charming towns and cities of the Danube in November, particularly the magical Christmas markets in Vienna and Regensburg.
from $3,380

All-inclusive Scenic FreeChoice

gives you the freedom to explore
We believe our guests should enjoy the freedom and flexibility to do as they please. That’s why we invented Scenic Freechoice. This diverse collection of activities, excursions and experiences is included in the price of your cruise, and gives you the privilege to pick and choose how you spend your time ashore. The pace ranges from relaxed to active, so there’s always something for everyone.
Museum of Armed Forces, Moscow

Museum of Armed Forces, Moscow

See the vast collection of Russian military displays at the Museum of Armed Forces and learn all about the country’s extensive combatant past.

St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St. Petersburg

St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St. Petersburg

Visit the magnificent St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the largest Russian Orthodox cathedral in the country and the fourth largest in the world.

Yusupov Palace, St. Petersburg

Yusupov Palace, St. Petersburg

Take a tour of the 19th century Yusupov Palace where Prince Yusupov famously murdered Rasputin, a controversial figure in Russian history.

Our Scenic Enrich encounters take you behind the scenes

to experience moments inaccessible to the ordinary traveller
All-inclusive, exclusive and unique - our signature Scenic Enrich experiences grant you access to exquisite multi-sensory moments that you'll treasure for years to come. From mouth-watering meals in a private castle to exclusive concerts tucked away in the secret room of an ornate palace, these diverse and enchanting handpicked experiences will be amongst the highlights of your cruise.
Your invitation to fine dining

Unforgettable dining experiences

Food is intrinsically wrapped up in a Scenic river cruise experience, where local and internationally inspired cuisine makes every meal and real voyage of discovery. While dining on board is diverse and delicious, you can also look forward to an array of unforgettable gourmet highlights during your time on dry land.

Europe's finest food and drink

An appetite for authenticity

Beyond the common tourist veneer lies a world of authenticity, where local cultures and age-old traditions lie undisturbed and continue to thrive. We’ll take you off the beaten track and invite you to experience truly once-in-a-lifetime moments, the likes of which you won’t find in a local guide book.

Exceptional experiences

Tickets that money can't buy

Some of our Scenic Enrich experiences are so unique that they’ve been curated exclusively for our guests. That means that tickets just aren’t available – because they don’t exist. You’ll feel like royalty as you’re transferred from the luxury of your ship to a private destination where a world of inspiration awaits.

Leave your wallet in your suite

and experience all-inclusive
From top-shelf spirits and cocktails, to branded beers and hand-picked wines, you’ll enjoy unlimited complimentary drinks throughout your cruise. We’ll also treat you to a feast of diverse dining experiences, ranging from the Italian-themed cuisine of Portobellos and the elegant Crystal Dining, to the casual, all-day fare of the River Café. Other all-inclusive features are:
All Inclusive Butler Service

Private Butler

From the moment you step onboard your Scenic luxury cruise, from nightly turndown to laundry concierge service, and all the deft touches in between that ensure your personal preferences are looked after—your specially trained butler is there to make your all-inclusive Scenic experience, extra special.

Scenic Customer Service

World-class Customer Service

From the moment you step onboard your Scenic luxury cruise, your warmly accommodating, knowledgeable, specially-trained trained Program Director is available for cultural insights and language assistance—to make every part of your all-inclusive Scenic experience, extra special.

Included - all touring

Create your own personalized tour

The unique Scenic Tailormade program means you can “take the road less travelled,” at your own pace with a great sense of confidence when it comes to navigating a major city or small town. Our exclusive GPS devices share insights behind every place of interest along all our river cruise itineraries, and conveniently clip onto our complimentary electric bicycles, available onboard your select cruise itinerary. Your chosen Tailormade GPS guided tour starts and returns at your ship location, ensuring you’re never lost on your independent Scenic onshore route.

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