6-Nights Helsinki Tallinn and Stockholm Escape

Your vacation tour of Finland, Estonia, and Sweden traverses the Baltic Sea to show you some of the world?s most beautiful settings. What?s more, you?ll find less crowds along the way during this off-season tour. Begin in Finland?s southern capital of Helsinki-a modern metropolis with an historic richness you?ll discover on your guided sightseeing tour. See the city?s impressive sights, from the Presidential Palace to the Olympic stadium, and visit the impressive Lutheran Cathedral and Rock Church (subject to availability). Browse an indoor market to enjoy Finnish food, culture, and traditions. You?ll travel by ferry across the Gulf of Finland to Tallinn, Estonia. Here you?ll discover one of the “Pearls of the Baltic” with a Local Guide to show you the Hanseatic Old Town, and its domed cathedrals. Enjoy time to explore this ancient, cobblestoned city before boarding your Baltic Sea cruise ship sailing for Sweden.

Arrive in Stockholm, settling on 14 islands between Lake M?lar and the Baltic Sea. Enjoy morning sightseeing with your Local Guide, featuring the Royal Palace and Ridderholm Church-the resting place of Swedish monarchs. You?ll also tour the Old Town and City Hall-site of the Nobel Prize ceremonies. Enjoy free time to explore Stockholm, and join in a celebratory farewell dinner to complete your guided vacation in Finland, Estonia, and Sweden.Included Features:HELSINKI Welcome dinner; guided sightseeing, visit the Lutheran Cathedral, the Rock Church (subject to availability), the Sibelius Monument, and the Old Market Hall HELSINKI?TALLINN Ferry crossingTALLINN Guided sightseeing, visit the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and St. Mary?s CathedralTALLINN?STOCKHOLM Overnight cruise in first-class, outside, two-berth cabins with private facilities, including [LF] a special Sm?rg?sbord dinnerSTOCKHOLM Guided sightseeing, walking tour of the Old Town, visit the Town Hall; farewell dinner

6-Nights Helsinki Tallinn and Stockholm Escape

Your vacation tour of Finland, Estonia, and Sweden traverses the Baltic Sea to show you some of the world?s most beautiful settings. What?s more, you?ll find less crowds along the way during this off-season tour. Begin in Finland?s southern capital of Helsinki-a modern metropolis with an historic richness you?ll discover on your guided sightseeing tour. See the city?s impressive sights, from the Presidential Palace to the Olympic stadium, and visit the impressive Lutheran Cathedral and Rock Church (subject to availability). Browse an indoor market to enjoy Finnish food, culture, and traditions. You?ll travel by ferry across the Gulf of Finland to Tallinn, Estonia. Here you?ll discover one of the “Pearls of the Baltic” with a Local Guide to show you the Hanseatic Old Town, and its domed cathedrals. Enjoy time to explore this ancient, cobblestoned city before boarding your Baltic Sea cruise ship sailing for Sweden. Arrive in Stockholm, settling on 14 islands between Lake M?lar and the Baltic Sea. Enjoy morning sightseeing with your Local Guide, featuring the Royal Palace and Ridderholm Church-the resting place of Swedish monarchs. You?ll also tour the Old Town and City Hall-site of the Nobel Prize ceremonies. Enjoy free time to explore Stockholm, and join in a celebratory farewell dinner to complete your guided vacation in Finland, Estonia, and Sweden.Included Features:HELSINKI Welcome dinner; guided sightseeing, visit the Lutheran Cathedral, the Rock Church (subject to availability), the Sibelius Monument, and the Old Market Hall HELSINKI?TALLINN Ferry crossingTALLINN Guided sightseeing, visit the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and St. Mary?s CathedralTALLINN?STOCKHOLM Overnight cruise in first-class, outside, two-berth cabins with private facilities, including [LF] a special Sm?rg?sbord dinnerSTOCKHOLM Guided sightseeing, walking tour of the Old Town, visit the Town Hall; farewell dinner

4-Nights Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort Summer Escape

Premium: Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort Summer Escape Spend time in the Arctic Circle wandering the beautiful landscapes and experiencing a magical summer in Lapland. From Mid-May to early August you?ll enjoy cool temperatures and the Midnight Sun. Stay up late and watch as the sun circles the horizon yet never sets. With the warm sun rays, you can enjoy the outdoors with activities like 4-wheeling, mountain biking or hiking the trails with a husky. If you?re looking for something unique head to Santa?s house or test your luck by panning for gold. A Kakslauttanen vacation can accommodate all types of travelers interests.

12-Nights Baltic Adventure-Classic

Baltic Adventure Decades after the fall of communism, the Baltic countries of Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia remain a mystery to most travellers. We?re not complaining, though; more mystery means fewer crowds and an easier time getting to know these fantastic countries. Beginning in charming cobblestoned Vilnius and ending in beautiful Helsinki, this two-week trip gets to the very heart of the region. Get an up-close glimpse of Riga?s castles and art district, experience rural life in Estonia, and venture into the fortresses and medieval architecture of Tallinn before crossing to Finland by ferry. Make the Baltics your special travel secret.HighlightsExplore the charming and enigmatic Baltic countries, ride a bike around the coastal dunes of Lithuania’s Curonian Spit, picnic in beautiful Riga, live like a local on a farm in Estonia, wander the charming streets of Helsinki.AccommodationHotels (9 nts), farm stay (3 nts).Group LeaderChief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.Group Size NotesMax 16, avg 12.Meals Included12 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinnersWhat’s IncludedTrakai Castle visit (Vilnius). Curonian Spit bike tour. Riga city tour. Saaremaa guided village tour. Kadriorg Palace visit (Tallinn). Orientation walk (Helsinki). All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

13-Nights Cossack Explorer Summer 2018

Cossack Explorer Summer 2018
The landmarks of Northern Europe are on display as you weave through Scandinavia, Belarus and Poland with a visit to Russia's imperial capitals of St. Petersburg and Moscow along the way.

Sightseeing Highlights
Copenhagen Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the Little Mermaid and Christiansborg Palace Helsinki Sightseeing with a Local Specialist features views of the Senate and market squares Minsk Orientation drive along the Independence Prospekt and Victory Square Moscow Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral and the Kremlin Gardens Novgorod View St. Sophia Cathedral and the Kremlin Fort St. Petersburg Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the Winter Palace, St. Isaac's Cathedral and Nevsky Prospekt. Visit the St. Peter and Paul Fortress Stockholm Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the City Hall and the Royal Palace Warsaw Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the 'wedding cake' Palace of Culture and Science
 

 

Dining Highlights

5 Scandinavian breakfasts
3 Three course lunches
4 Three course dinners

 
First class travel Highlights

Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
Daily breakfast
Luxury air-conditioned coach
Overnight mini-cruise from Sweden to Finland, all cabins two-berth with private facilities
Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
Variety of Optional Experiences
An expert Travel Director and separate driver
All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes
Airport transfers are provided on the first and last travel day. Conditions apply

 

 

18-Nights Nordic Adventure Summer 2018

Nordic Adventure Summer 2018
Your very-own Arctic Scandinavian adventure at the top of the world, complete with tales of ancient Viking kings and Lapland stories of Sami culture. Travel through dramatic fjord and glacier landscapes, view the world's northern-most university and meet Santa in Rovaniemi. You'll see the Scandinavian capitals and visit the North Cape Visitor Centre where you can witness the land of the midnight sun.

Sightseeing Highlights
City tour in Stockholm, Copenhagen, Oslo and Helsinki Orientation of Trondheim, Narvik, Rovaniemi View The Little Mermaid in Copenhagen, Oslo's Royal Palace, the Geiranger Fjord, Laksfoss Falls, the Cathedral of the Northern Lights in Alta and Finlandia Hall in Helsinki Visit Stockholm's City Hall, Vigeland Sculpture Park in Oslo, the Stave Church at Lom, North Cape Visitor Centre and Santa Claus Village
 

 

Dining Highlights

18 full Scandinavian breakfasts
10 dinners (including Be My Guest)

 
First class travel Highlights

Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
Hand-picked Insider Experiences
Optional Experiences and free time
All porterage and restaurant gratuities
Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
VIP entry to many sights

 

 

12-Nights Capitals of the North Summer 2018

Capitals Of The North Summer 2018
From the Little Mermaid to the not so little Peter the Great – explore Northern Europe's myths and legends, imperial landmarks and picturesque countryside. Travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm across the Øresund to the meadows of Smáland, shop in the market squares of Helsinki and marvel at the lavish testaments to Russian Imperialism in St. Petersburg and Moscow.

Sightseeing Highlights
City tour in Copenhagen, Stockholm, Helsinki, St. Petersburg and Moscow Orientation of Novgorod View The Little Mermaid in Copenhagen and the Finlandia Hall in Helsinki Visit the St. Peter and Paul Fortress and Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Stockholm's City Hall, the town of Tver, Kremlin Fort Novgorod and the Kremlin in Moscow
 

 

Dining Highlights

12 hot buffet breakfasts
1 Regional Meal lunch
5 dinners (including Be My Guest)

 
First class travel Highlights

Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
Overnight Cruise from Sweden to Finland, all cabins have two-berths
Ferry from Denmark to Sweden
Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
Hand-picked Insider Experiences
Optional Experiences and free time
All porterage and restaurant gratuities
Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
VIP entry to many sights