Tallinn, Helsinki and St Petersburg Exploration

Explore these fascinating Baltic Sea cities.
7 days
All year
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This tour takes you from Tallinn to Helsinki by ferry, then on by train to St Petersburg. In each city enjoy the convenience of private transfers and privately guided city sightseeing, with plenty of time for additional privately guided optional activites to help you further explore these fascinating Baltic Sea cities. 

Day 1 Tallinn Arrival
On arrival in Tallinn, transfer to your hotel by private car, check-in, and time to explore.

Day 2 Tallinn Private Walking Tour
After breakfast, meet your private guide for a Tallinn walking tour. Tallinn is a charming blend of medieval tranquillity and modern urban life. The Old Town is a busy and vibrant place with its many shops, galleries, souvenir markets, outdoor cafés and restaurants. The sightseeing tour takes you around the old medieval city walls and into the Old Town where you will see Toompea Castle, the Dome Church, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and the medieval Old Town Hall.  In the afternoon you can enjoy an optional excursion to Kadriorg Park and KUMU,  the award winning Estonian art museum. The evening offers an optional medieval dinner at Restaurant Peppersack.

Day 3 Tallinn - Helsinki by Ferry
After breakfast, transfer by private car from your hotel to Tallinn harbour for departure by ferry to Helsinki. On arrival in Helsinki, disembark and transfer to your hotel for check-in. Time at leisure - explore the busy market place or the many design shops close to the harbour.  

Day 4 Helsinki City SIghtseeing
Today after breakfast join a Helsinki regular audio city bus tour of 1.5 hours departing from and returning to the centre of the city. In the afternoon time at leisure. The many famous sights of the city include the Senate Square, Uspenski Cathedral, Parliament House, Finlandia Hall, Sibelius Park & Monument, Underground Temple, and much more. In the afternoon, you can take one of the optional tours available - a sightseeing trip by boat through the city's canals, a visit to Suomenlinna Fortress Island by ferry with a guided walk on the island, a walking tour of the old town or a visit to Porvoo.

Day  5 Helsinki - St Petersburg by Train
This morning after breakfast transfer to the railway station and depart on the Allegro train (2nd class) for the 3-4 hour journey to St. Petersburg. Complete customs and immigration processing on the train while you relax in your seat. On arrival in St Petersburg, transfer to your hotel for check in. In the afternoon enjoy some of the great optional activities offered which include visits to the Hermitage Art Museum (4hrs), St Isaac's Cathedral (3hrs), Peterhof Park and Grand Palace (5hrs) or Zarskoye Selo and Catherine's Palace including the Amber Room (5hrs).

Day 6 St Petersburg City Sightseeing
After breakfast, enjoy a St. Petersburg city sightseeing tour with your private guide and car. In the afternoon there is time for another of the wonderful optional activities available to help you explore the treasures of this amazing Imperial city.

Day 7 St Petersburg Departure
Private transfer to the airport for your onward flight and end of arrangements.

Departures: daily all year (except 10 June 2018 – 19 July 2018 due to the FIFA World Cup)

Includes: 6 nights accommodation  at selected hotels with daily buffet breakfast*, 3 hour Tallinn city sightseeing tour with a private guide, regular audio city tour ticket in Helsinki, 3 hour St. Petersburg sightseeing tour with private car and guide, arrival and departure transfers to/from airports and coach stations, tourist class ferry ticket Tallinn-Helsinki, Allegro train ticket Helsinki-St. Petersburg 2nd Class. For the included excursions you are accompanied by a local, English-speaking guide.

Excludes: optional excursions, transfers Day 4 to/from hotel to starting/finish point of Audio Tour, Russian Visa, upgrade to 1st Class train Helsinki to St Petersburg

You can choose between Standard 3 star, Superior 4 star or Deluxe 5 star accommodation. The price shown is for 3 star Standard accommodation.

Nordic Travel is 100% Australian owned and operated

Price per person FROM:
Double AUD$ 1474.00
Single AUD$ 2415.00

Includes: 6 nights accommodation  at selected hotels with daily buffet breakfast*, 3 hour Tallinn city sightseeing tour with a private guide, regular audio city tour ticket in Helsinki, 3 hour St. Petersburg sightseeing tour with private car and guide, arrival and departure transfers to/from airports and coach stations, tourist class ferry ticket Tallinn-Helsinki, Allegro train ticket Helsinki-St. Petersburg 2nd Class.

Please note the price may vary according to your dates of travel.

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