A new 5-star cruise ship on Volga

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CRUCEMUNDO CRUCEROS FLUVIALES has announced a new ship to join its fleet on Volga river in 2015. A 212 passenger five-star MS Mstislav Rostropovich is one of the best ships on Volga. Totally refurbished in 2011 it offers deluxe accommodation in spacious staterooms up to 30 square meters, where most of them have private balconies. As one of the most luxurious ships ever to cruise Russian waterways the 5 star MS Rostropovich is the perfect showcase for the legendary and historic rivers of Russia. Originally built in 1980 the ship was completely rebuilt in 2010. The result is one of the most modern and elegant vessels to travel Volga river. She is 443 feet long, 52 feet wide, and can carry 212 guests in 106 staterooms. She is now known by her Russian name, MS Mstislav Rostropovich, after the celebrated Russian cellist and conductor.  This ship operated as ‘AmaKatarina’ in previous years.
his is undoubtedly one of the best ways to view the fascinating towns and villages between the two great cities of Moscow and St Petersburg and to discover the spectacular waterways of Russia.

amakatarina_panoloungeEx-AmaKatarina (brand name of the ship given by previous charterer- Ama waterways) has all characteristics to satisfy even the most distinguished guests: two gourmet restaurants, bars, gym, solarium, lift, conference-room, movie theater – are just some of the features available on board. Just have a look at the list! The splendid atrium which is unique on Volga, singles out MS Rostropovich of all other ships in Russia.

AmaKatarina ExteriorIn the 2015 navigation, MS Rostropovich will carry Crucemundo’s classical 7-nights cruises between Moscow and St. Petersburg with possible extension packages in 5 and 4-star centrally located hotels in both cities. This offers our guests a unique possibility of a tailor-made journey and helps to avoid traffic jams.

amakatarina_catbAs usual, CRUCEMUNDO cruise program includes daily guided tours, including visits to Kremlin and Hermitage, but also a large variety of onboard entertainments, such as evening concerts and shows, classes of Russian language, songs and dances, vodka party and Russian tea ceremony, visit to the Captain’s bridge and many others. The onboard services are enlarged with personal audio guide systems, satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, coffee station, bottled water daily in cabins, wine and beer free for dinners.

uglich-churchTo celebrate MS Rostropovich joining CRUCEMUNDO’s there is a offer of a 2-FOR-1 special on all 2015 departures and on all kinds of cabins until January 01st, 2015! The number of places is limited, so one has to be first in the queue to benefit on this saving special now!

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