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17 Vodohod Cruise Reviews


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Senior Citizen

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful river cruise

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From the moment I contacted Vodohod to book this cruise to the time we were dropped off at our hotel in St. Petersburg, we were pleased. Customer service was great. My emails to the company were responded to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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balshilady

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous river cruise - Moscow to St Petersberg - August 2019

We had a brilliant river cruise on the MS Rostropovitch August 2019 from Moscow to St Petersberg. The ship is very clean and the staff are excellent! Our personal cruise girl Zenka (Jayne) looked after our every ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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LVgm3110

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Greatly exceeded all expectations! Excellent value for money. Impeccable service

We have travelled much of the world over the last 25 years, but had never yet been to Russia. We chose a river cruise from St Petersburg to Moscow in high season. The price was very reasonable, so we did not expect ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Wundtie

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

"Full of Life”

I sailed on the Zosima Shashkov with Gate 1 from May 18-28, 2019 on a 10-night river cruise from St. Petersburg to Moscow. The word, Zosima, means “full of life” and this cruise was just that. A river cruise ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Jsegal

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Nightmare Cruise

I recognize that on any cruise there is a risk that bad weather can interfere with the experience. However, when problems occur, a reasonable cruise company is honest about the problems, mitigates the problems to ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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DianeChen

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Most memorable cruise we had

Just came back from this cruise from Moscow to St Petersburg (Sep 4-15 in 2018, on Vodohod Georgy Chicherin, booked through Gate1). Me and my wife enjoyed every minute of the whole experience. The excursions in each ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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millerthomas1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

MS Zosima Shaskova needs to be renovated and updated.

We knew in advance that the cabins would be very small and cramped. However we did not know that the common area rooms were small and overcroweded and the low ceilings enhanced the noise. We were very disappointed ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Rileyka1

4 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Lovely relaxing and good value

This ship was renovated end of 2017 and beginning 2018. Our cabin all new carpets, bedding, new bathroom, no chipped furniture anywhere. I was worried after previous reviews. Our cost was half the fare on other ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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4dogs27

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Russian Volga River Cruise on Zosima Shashkov

Itinerary great, view going along the river very nice. She is very clean but most definitely 3 stars. In fact when someone was complaining at the reception desk that is what the reception said " We are a 3 star ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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PhotosbyPharos

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

RUSSIAN SHIP, RUSSIAN EXPERIENCE

I chose a Russian cruise line deliberately, knowing it would be a more authentic experience than the more luxurious western style river cruise ships. Also Vodohod's Zosima Shashkov had single cabins at a sensible ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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hpnguyen

5 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Marvelous Volga River Cruise 2016

Vodohod – MS Lev Tolstoy cruise – September 13 to September 24, 2016: We returned home last week and I have a need to write my comments without delay to let people know that we had a fantastic time in Russia ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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hpnguyen

5 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Vodohod - MS Lev Tolstoy from Sept 13 to Sept 24, 2016

We returned home last week and I have a need to write without delay to let you know that we had a fantastic time in Russia despite the cold weather and that we greatly appreciate everything you did to ensure that ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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mads44

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful churches and palaces

To travel to St.Petersburg. The ship was O.K. The cabin was alright, a few bits of chipped furniture but clean and adequate. The trips were good with very good guides. The staff were very pleasant. The ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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annabell.4006

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wish i had planned to spend more time in St Petersburg before the cruise.

it was a wonderful experience and i would recommend the Vodohod cruise line to any one. the beds are narrow. i was travelling as a solo - so one bed for sleeping and one for putting stuff on. the referigerator in ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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iNegotiate

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Very Russian - proud and friendly people - simple food - cool villages

I chose this cruise because - late at night - I received an email from a travel meetup group with the famous Russian church spires (church of the spilled blood) - saying - come with us to Russia!. I called that ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Gail Snell

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

River Cruise.Discovering Russia

We wish to place on record that we were delighted with our cruise on MS Tolstoy. All the staff were professional and accommodating. The Dining room was very good. Breakfasts were top class, with a good variety. ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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alisonkittle

1 Review Written

172 Helpful Votes

Russian River Cruise on MS Zosima Shashkov

My husband and I took a Russian river cruise on the MS Zosima Shashkov from St. Petersburg to Moscow through Gate1 Travel in May 2016 and wanted to share our experiences with other travelers interested in taking a ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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