Over the Baltic Sea

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Stockholm - Riga - Tallinn - Helsinki - Stockholm
8 Days
Jun - Sep 2020
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This tour takes you on a journey over the Baltic Sea, with city sightseeing tours at each destination.

Day 1 Stockholm Arrival
Welcome to Stockholm, a city surrounded by almost 30,000 small islands. Transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of the day at leisure. Overnight at the Elite Palace Hotel or similar

Day 2 Stockholm – Riga
After breakfast, meet your tour leader and a local guide at the reception of your hotel and depart on a city sightseeing tour. Stockholm is built upon 14 islands, surrounded by Lake Malaren and the Baltic Sea. Visit Gamla Stan (Old Town), where you will be charmed by cobblestone streets, crooked but beautifully preserved buildings, see The Royal Palace, gothic churches and excellent cafés, bars, restaurants and Swedish design-ware shops. Afternoon transfer to Stockholm harbour and board your overnight cruise to Riga, outside cabin with private facilities.

Day 3 Riga
Breakfast on prior to disembarking in Riga. Welcome to Latvia and its magnificent capital city Riga, enriched by Art Nouveau buildings. On your city sightseeing tour visit Old Town and see Riga Castle, the Three Brothers, City Hall, the Brotherhood of Blackheads building, Sainte Marie Gothic Cathedral and the Freedom Monument.  Remainder of the day at leisure. Overnight in the Radisson Blu Latvija Hotel or similar

Day 4 Riga - Tallinn
After breakfast, depart by coach towards Tallinn; the capital city of Estonia. Arrival and city sightseeing tour. Tallinn represents a medieval enclave perched on top of a hill overlooking the Baltics. The old town is located in the heart of Tallinn. Admire the Orthodox Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Toompea castle (home to the Estonian Parliament), The City Hall Square, the house of the Brotherhood of Blackheads, St Olaf and Niguliste churches. Overnight at the Sokos Viru Hotel or similar

Day 5 Tallinn - Helsinki
Day at leisure in Tallinn. Transfer from hotel to Tallinn ferry terminal for afternoon departure on a short cruise from Tallinn to Helsinki. Transfer from Helsinki ferry terminal to hotel. Overnight at the Scandic Park Helsinki hotel or similar

Day 6 Helsinki – Stockholm
Morning city sightseeing tour of Helsinki. See Senaatintori, the Senate square; Kauppatori, the picturesque market square; Tuomio Cathedral; Uspenski Cathedral and more. Late afternoon transfer to the cruise-ship terminal, where you will embark on a cruise to Stockholm. Overnight on board, outside cabin with private facilities.

Day 7 Stockholm
Breakfast onboard prior to disembarking in Stockholm at approx. 09:45hrs. Transfer to your hotel (please note check-in might not be possible before 15:00hrs, luggage storage will be possible). Remainder of the day at leisure. Or perhaps take an optional excursion canal cruise under the bridges, lunch cruise to Drottingholm Palace or a visit to the Magic Ice Bar. Overnight at the Scandic Grand Marina Hotel or similar

Day 8 Stockholm Departure
Transfer from hotel to airport and end of arrangements.

Maximum group size: 40 passengers

2020 departures: 06, 20 June; 04, 25 Jul; 15, 29 Aug; 05 Sep

Includes: 5 nights hotel accommodation including breakfast; overnight cruise Stockholm-Riga (Day 2) + Helsinki-Stockholm (Day 6) A-class outside cabins including breakfast; ferry Tallinn-Helsinki (Day 5); 3hr city sightseeing in Stockholm (Day 2), Riga (Day 3), Tallinn (Day 4); 2 hr city sightseeing in Helsinki (Day 6); hotel to cruise terminal transfers (Day 2, Day 5, Day 6); cruise terminal to hotel transfers (Day 5, Day 7); return airport transfers (Day 1, Day 8); coach travel and services of an English speaking tour escort (Day 2 – Day 7).

Excludes: luggage handling, gratuities


Nordic Travel is 100% Australian owned and operated

Price per person FROM:
Double AUD$ 1913.00
Single AUD$ 2818.00

Includes: 5 nights accommodation in centrally located hotels including breakfast; 2 nights on board cruises, A-class outside cabins including breakfast (Day 4, Day 6); ferry Tallinn-Helsinki (Day 5); 3hr city sightseeing in Stockholm (Day 2), Riga (Day 3), Tallinn (Day 4); 2 hr city sightseeing in Helsinki (Day 6); hotel to cruise terminal transfers (Day 2, Day 5, Day 6); cruise terminal to hotel transfers (Day 5, Day 7); return airport transfers (Day 1, Day 8); coach travel and services of an English speaking tour escort (Day 2 – Day 7).

Excludes: luggage handling

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