Russia Cruises and Saint Petersburg

Matryoshkas, vibrant cities and caviar. Silversea’s Northern Europe Cruises take you back to the USSR.

A huge country with a past shared between empire and revolution. Two eras that changed and marked the world with the style of their cities. Magical landscapes, cathedrals topped by onion domes, pavement cafes bordering the Neva River… that’s our vision of Russia.

Silversea’s Russian Far East cruises are well known to our guests, but our Northern European cruise to St. Petersburg are well worth discovery too. As the largest country in the world, there is a myriad of opportunities to explore in the ex-Soviet states. Enjoy everything from Imperial grandeur to the country's historic Soviet legacy aboard our Northern Europe itineraries. Explore the splendour of St Petersburg with its colourful palaces French-style gardens reminiscent of Versailles and sumptuous plazas. This superb tsars is home of many wonders.

Imbibe in the extravagant tsarist legacy of the Winter and Peterhof Palaces. Just as the rich is the Hermitage museum and its impressive square. If you are a history lover then this city full of museums is for you. Shopaholics will definitely want to visit Nevsky Prospekt, with its majestic arches this is surely the perfect place to go splash the cash.

Isn’t it time that you fell in love with one of the most beautiful and mysterious countries in Europe?


Why Silversea?

Intimate Ships

Silversea’s fleet is composed of some of the smallest ships you can find on the market. Their small size allows us to visit even ports that are difficult to access with style. Our brand new ships, Silver Dawn and Silver Moon, offer you a cosy home with a view on the Baltic Sea.

Luxury Oceanview Suites

Imagine a spacious, comfortable and sophisticated suite with a private veranda with a view on the Baltic Sea. What a perfect way to enjoy your cruise to Russia. Marble bathroom, comfy sitting room, everything has been thought for you to feel home. Also note that almost all of our suites have a balcony, an occasion to admire the white nights during summer.

Personalised Service

After experiencing our luxurious personalised services, you’ll miss them once you’ll get back home. Every single suite, regardless the category, has a butler at your disposal to answer all your requests and to make your holiday a unique experience. Just picture all your needs being taken care for you by our very caring white-gloved staff. You’ll wonder how you ever managed before!

All-Inclusive Cruises

Think that contrary to others, all our cruises are all-inclusive. But when we say all-inclusive, it’s really all inclusive. Excursions, butler service, haute cuisine, gratuities, gym classes, flights transfers… Note that some suite categories even have business class flights and transfers as well. All-inclusive cruises where all is actually included and everything has been thought for you.

Gourmet Cuisine

Silversea always rhymed with high gastronomy. Aboard Silver Dawn and Silver Moon you can take your travel experience further with the S.A.L.T. (Sea And Land Taste) experience. A destination focused restaurant serves you delicious local cuisine and the S.A.L.T. Kitchen is the perfect place to learn to cook local dishes by yourself. Break out the caviar for your Russian cruise!