The film tells about the 1400 km waterway from Moscow to Leningrad. Embankment of the Moscow River. Northern river station in Moscow. The motor ship departs. The motor ship sails along the Volga-Baltic Canal, passes through the locks. Landscapes of the Volga River. Types of Uglich. Rybinsk Sea. Cyril-Belozersky Monastery. Monuments of wooden architecture on the Kizhi island. Ladoga lake. Neva River. Kirovsky bridge. Peter-Pavel's Fortress.