Landscapes of the river, fields. The wind bends the ears. Volga-Don Canal. Ships on the canal, at the quays. Locks and canal bridges. The city of Krasnoarmeysk. The city of Sarenta. Types of cities from the canal. The passenger ship is sailing along the canal. Passengers on decks. Chronicle footage. Construction of the Volga-Don Canal. May 31, 1952 - the grand opening of the Volga-Don canal, the launch of water into the canal. Channel gateway control panel. Herds of sheep and cows in pastures along the banks of the canal. State farm "Volgo-Don". Director V.I.Shtepo gives interviews (synchronously). State farm fields. Harvesting vegetables. Sprinkler installation is in operation. The boys are swimming in the canal. Tsimlyansk sea. Passengers of the ship sunbathe on the deck. Don River.