Exceptional vacation experiences with everlasting memories onboard our elegant MS TOLSTOY, cruising the legendary Russian waterways. The common language onboard is English and our vessel’s staff is mostly Russian and Ukrainian. Relax onboard and let the wonderful scenery float by or join our full program of daily included shore excursions, as well as entertainment and educational options. Your Maitre d' always welcomes you to the restaurant with a bright smile. Our culinary staff offers sophisticated menus comprised of wonderful soups, fresh produce, high quality choice cut meats, and fresh fish and seafood. Enjoy our complimentary free-flowing wines and finish off with a delectable dessert and complimentary cappuccino. Toast your new friends and share your discoveries and highlights of the day. Dance the night away with the locals at the many open-air festivals and events during the warm summer months. Your ship is docked close to the heart of each town and city so you can easily venture ashore to delve into the spirit of each city’s exciting evening culture, traditions and activities. Russia’s friendly people are waiting to welcome you with open arms. We set the standards in European river cruising.