River Cruises In Russia
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River Cruises In Russia

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Russia, a country that spans eleven time zones, ending less than 85 km from North America. Within this vast expanse lie the largest freshwater lake in the world, rivers and forests teeming with fish and wildlife, awe inspiring volcanoes, and towering mountains. Russia is the largest country of the Earth, with enormous tracts of land, its natural and cultural heritage waiting to be discovered.

Russia has a formidable pool of recreational resources, including natural landscapes of endless variety and inimitable beauty, monuments of history and cultural heritage, unique engineering structures, and unmatched cities, towns and smaller communities.

The most popular tourist attractions are the Old Russian cities of Vladimir, Suzdal, Sergiev Posad, Pereyaslavl Zalessky, Rostov, Uglitch, Yaroslavl and Kostroma, the biggest gems of Russia’s Golden Ring.

Best places to visit in Russia

• Moscow

• St Petersburg

• Novgorod

• Pskov & Pechory

• Yekaterinburg

• Suzdal

• Vladimir

• Karelia

River cruises in Russia

Cruises in Russia give you the chance to take in the colorful sights of Red Square, the royal retreats of St. Petersburg and quaint Golden Ring towns like Yaroslavl and Uglich.

Russia has much to offer when it comes to cruise holidays. What's more the country's remarkable waterways system enables ocean-going ships to travel all the way from the Mediterranean to the Arctic.

Moscow, hundreds of miles inland, is linked by rivers, canals and other waterways to five seas: Aral Sea, Baltic Sea, Black Sea, Caspian Sea, and the Sea of Azov.

Geographically, river cruises operate in three main areas: Central European Russia, Northwestern European Russia, and Asian Russia.

Gateway Travel

Gateway Travel is a fully licensed company with a right to provide visa support.

Gateway Travel provides a full range of travel and travel related services.

Gateway Travel has been well known by the Russian Embassy in Canberra and Russian Consulate in Sydney, the Ukrainian Embassy in Canberra, the Australian Embassy and Austrade in Moscow and the Australian Consulates in Vladivostok. Gateway Travel is a member of the Australia Russia Business Council and is a member of the Australian Federation of Travel Agents. Gateway Travel offers a large selection of Russian Waterway Cruises as well as a range of other cruises.


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