September 11, 2019 was the day when Vodohod launched a new cruise ship "Mustai Karim" as a part of innovative project PV300.
The grand launching ceremony was held at the "Krasnoe Sormovo" shipyard in Nizhny Novgorod.
This new cruise ship has been named after the famous Bashkir poet, writer, and playwright Mustai Karim, whose 100th anniverary is celebrated this year.
Mustafa Safich Karimov or Mustai Karim (1919 - 2005) is a soviet author of more than a hundred poetry and prose collections, and dramatic works.
MS "Mustai Karim" is a luxury "hotel on the water" with 329 passenger capacity offering 5-star service.
The ship features different categories of cabins, two restaurants, bars, a large sun deck, a fitness center with sauna and hammam, a conference hall, a library, availability of Internet and satellite television. Two passenger elevators connect the decks of the ship.
More than three thousand residents of Nizhny Novgorod attended the ship's launching ceremony, becaming a real festival of the region.
MS "Mustai Karim" is the best ship in the product line of the Vodohod Company. She will make her first river cruise with passengers in May 2020.