Cruises in Ukraine - MS General Vatutin
The ship has 4 decks; maximum capacity is 280 passengers (154 cabins). Each cabin offers private WC with shower, air-conditioner. Among other facilities is sauna, beauty salon, souvenir shop. Two cozy restaurants offer the best dishes of Ukrainian and European cuisine, and delight the guests with exquisite interiors and excellent services.
Odessa restaurant (84 places) is waited for you on the Boat deck; Kyiv restaurant (176 places) welcomes you on the Upper deck. The doors of Odessa Bar (84 places, Boat deck) and Panorama Bar (50 places, Boat deck) are always open for you for an aperitif before lunch or dinner, or a cup of coffee while enjoying panoramic view of the river.
If you would like to spend you time socializing with your new friends in a quiet atmosphere – welcome to the lounge on the Upper deck.
Our board program includes lectures on Ukrainian history and modern life, shows on the Sun deck and rich evening entertainment in the bars.
The MS VATUTIN has carried nicko tours passengers on the River Dnieper and the Black Sea for a number of years now. The Ukrainian crew provide excellent hospitality and the traditional meals are much appreciated. The cabins are cosy, the bars inviting, and there is a large lecture and function room. The on-board shop offers a wide range of attractive souvenirs. Enjoy many hours on the spacious Sun Deck or pamper yourself with an extended visit to the hairdressing salon. A Doctor is on board for the whole duration.
The cabins are 2-bed outside cabins, around 10 square metres in size with large, opening panoramic
windows (those on the Lower Deck have a non-opening porthole). The cabins are furnished in a practical style with a heating and ventilation system, shower, fridge and a roomy wardrobe.
The 2-bed cabins all have lower separate beds. The cabins on the Lower Deck measure around
13 square metres and containing two lower twin beds and two upper foldaway beds, so that they
can accommodate either 2, 3 or 4 guests. The 2-bed suites have separate bedroom (with a
king-size bed) and lounge areas and are about 30 square metres in size. The single berth cabins
have around 8 square metres of floorspace.
Facilities on board
Panorama Restaurant, two Bars, Sun Deck, Lecture Theatre, Reading Room, Shop and Hairdressing
A doctor is on board to treat minor non-emergency matters.
Restaurant / Cuisine
Meals are served at a single sitting in the cosy panorama Restaurant. The menus offer traditional
Ukrainian cuisine. At breakfast time there is a large buffet selection, whereas lunch and dinner are served at table.
A variety of events, including lectures on the country and its people, Ukrainian lessons, music and dance performances.
Payment on board
The on-board currency is the Grivna. Drinks consumed on board and excursions booked on board can be paid for at the end of the cruise either in Grivna (cash) or with a credit card (Mastercard / VISA). We regret that we are not able to accept any type of cheque. There is a safe at the Reception desk, in which you may deposit valuable items for a small fee.
Life on board
The atmosphere on board is informal. We recommend comfortable clothing, a jumper for cooler evenings and stout footwear for the excursions ashore. Our multi-lingual Cruise Team is at your disposal during the whole cruise with help and advice. This is a non-smoking vessel (smoking is
permitted only on the Sun Deck or Promenades).
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