This short cruise can be an excellent extension to any of our St. Petersburg tours. You will sail along the picturesque banks of Neva River and Ladoga Lake to reach Valaam - an important spiritual center and home to a large monastery.
This cruise will take you to the northern parts of Russia: Valaam Island with its majestic Holy Trinity Monastery, Kizhi Island with its wooden architecture that is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Petrozavodsk - the capital of Karelia.
Take a voyage back in time and visit the enigmatic and stunningly beautiful northern lands of Russia! These cruises are relatively short and can be an excellent extension to any of our St. Petersburg tours. Russian North cruises will take you along the picturesque banks of the Neva River and Lake Ladoga to Valaam – an important spiritual center of Russia and home to a large, remote monastery. Enjoy the unique, natural beauty of Valaam and get to know the traditions of Russian religious life, walk along the streets of Petrozavodsk, the capital of Karelia. Delve into traditional Russian village life in Mandrogui and admire the splendid views of the Russian North in Svirstroy. Feel the magic atmosphere of Kizhi with its wooden architecture - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Relax on the sundeck of our river boat as the tranquil Russian landscape passes by and enjoy fantastic onboard activities. A very Russian journey awaits!
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