• Round trip

BALTIC CRUISE WITH RUSSIA

8 days / 7 nights

Stockholm – Helsinki – St Petersburg – Tallinn – Riga

On your cruise you will visit the cities of the Baltics, starting out in Stockholm and heading East. Do not miss the opportunity for a visa-free visit to Russia and see the pompous city of St Petersburg!

Itinerary

Day 01:                              Arrival in Stockholm

Your bus transfer meets you at the airport and takes you to the harbour in time for your cruise to Helsinki.

Overnight onboard.

Day 02:                               Helsinki

In the morning you arrive in Helsinki, the capital of Finland. This is the meeting place of Western and Eastern culture, urbanity, sea and nature. Modern architecture, design and high technology give the city a uniqueness for which it is famous internationally. On a city tour you discover the city and its many wonders, such as the stunning Rock Church. You have some free time in town, before you embark on a cruise to St Petersburg. Overnight on board.

Day 03:                               St Petersburg

Enjoy breakfast on board, before you arrive in St Petersburg. At the harbour your guide is waiting to take you on a full-day city tour with visits to the most important sights of the city. Pompous palaces, magnificiently shimmering houses, curving bridges, gilded domes and spires emanate the former pomp and grandiosity and at the same time give the city its special charm. Especially grandious is the Newskij-Prospekt – the Champs-Elysees of Russia. After an eventful day with many impressions you return to your cruise ship and make your way back to Helsinki overnight.

Day 04:                               Helsinki – Tallinn

On your arrival in Helsinki, you change boats and set over to Tallinn. The estonian capital is a modern city with medieval flair. Tallinns heartpiece – the old town – is an ensemble of narrow cobble streets and old buildings from the 11th to the 15th century and is today a UNESCO world heritage.

Overnight in Tallinn.

Day 05:                              Tallinn

Experience Tallinn with your local guide and walk through the cozy old town, enjoy fascinating views over the city and visit the castle Kadriorg. The afternoon is at your disposal for individual exploration of the city.

Day 06:                               Riga

Leave Tallinn and travel to Riga. A local guide takes you on a tour through the Latvian capital. Walk along Kalku street and its medieval buildings, see the cathedral and visit the art nouveau district. In the evening you embark on your cruise back to Stockholm.

Day 07:                               Stockholm

Arrive in Stockholm in the morning and explore the Swedish capital on a guided sightseeing tour. Walk across the cobblestones of the colourful old town Gamla Stan and see the city hall in which the Nobel ceremony takes place. Marvel at panorama views of the city spread out on many islands and the contrasts of the hip island Södermalm and the green Djurgården. How about visiting one of many museums, such as the famous Vasa Museum? The afternoon is at your free disposal to enjoy Stockholm on your own.

Overnight in Stockholm.

Day 08:                               Departure

Your bus transfer takes you to the airport and you return home with wonderful impressions of the Baltic sea.

Services Included

Bus services as per program

3 x overnight in hotels in Tallinn and Stockholm

7 x breakfast buffet

1 x Overnight cruise Stockholm – Helsinki in 2-bed cabins inside

1 x Overnight cruise Helsinki – St. Petersburg in 2-bed cabins inside

1 x Overnight cruise St. Petersburg – Helsinki in 2-bed cabins inside

1 x Overnight cruise Riga – Stockholm in 2-bed cabins inside

1 x Ferry Tallinn – Helsinki

Guided city tours in Helsinki, St. Petersburg, Tallinn, Riga, Stockholm

24 h emergency contact

Travel documents via email

Visa-free visit to St. Petersburg (passport required)

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