The m/s Furmanov is a modern river cruise ship
built in Germany in 1985. It was extensively renovated in 1995,
and furnished with carpeting and furniture imported from the
USA and Finland.
With its elegant restaurant, lavish public room décor,
three tastefully furnished lounges and a splendid concert hall,
the Furmanov resembles an exclusive 4-star Western hotel, and
is considered to be the best big river cruise ship in Russia.
The ship is fully air conditioned with individual climate controls
in each cabin. It is also equipped with the latest navigational
equipment and satellite phone. The onboard art gallery has a
large selection of original Russian paintings offered to passengers
at specially reduced prices.