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Volga River, Russia

4.2
#40 of 242 in Nature in Russia
Water Body Nature / Park
Take a cruise down Volga River, commonly referred to as "Russia's main street." The Volga is Europe's largest river, stretching 3,200 km (2,000 mi), and it has always played a prominent role in Russia's economy, history, and folklore. Along the riverbanks, visit cities from the old empire, such as Vladimir, Suzdal, Kostroma, and Yaroslavl. If you're looking to explore scenic nature, Samara Bend National Park provides a great stop along the way. The river also features sandy beaches and a number spots for water sports. Plan to visit Volga River during your Volgoverkhovye vacation using our convenient Volgoverkhovye vacation trip planner.
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  • Seven nights on a river cruise ship was perhaps five nights too many!! The accommodation was adequate and the lounge comfortable. The food was plentiful with lovely salads but the hot food was invaria...  more »
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  • I am writing this at Munich airport where I am waiting for the flight home to Toronto, Canada after flying in from Moscow this morning. 6 of us Canadians just finished our 11-day river cruise on Zosim...  more »

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