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  • Date: June
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  • Duration: 10 nights
  • Price: 1849
Destination Stockholm, Tallinn, Helsinki, St. Petersburg
From Dublin
Date June-August 2017
Duration 9 Nights
Price From €2,099 pp
Flight Details Outbound: Dublin to Stockholm

Depart: 12.15 Arrive: 15.50

Inbound: St. Petersburg to Dublin via Frankfurt

Depart: 14.10 Arrive: 16.05 (to Frankfurt)

Depart 21.40 Arrive: 22.40 (to Dublin)

Details are for guidance only and are subject to change

Introduction to Baltic Treasures

This Travel Escapes tour brings you to four wonders of the Baltic – Stockholm, Tallinn, Helsinki, & St. Petersburg on a 9 night, 4 star touring holiday. Starting in Stockholm you will discover the history, sights & culture of these wonderful cities with experienced guides on what is sure to be an unforgettable experience.

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DAY 1 Arrival Stockholm

Arrival in Stockholm, optional transfer to Hotel Scandic Grand Central**** or similar, check-in.

DAY 2 Stockholm

Stockholm – the beauty on the water – is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful capitals in the world, built on 14 islands and protected from the sea by Skargarden, the Stockholm archipelago. The morning walking tour takes us to the Old Town with the Royal Palace, Stockholm Cathedral and the city centre with its famous City Hall. The afternoon is free for individual visits. In the late afternoon we are transferred to the harbour and embark on the overnight ferry bound for Tallinn. While we travel slowly down the archipelago past numerous islands and islets we enjoy a sumptuous dinner on board the ship. And afterwards there is a wide choice of entertainment with bars, shops, casino and much more.

DAY 3 Stockholm – Tallinn

Upon arrival to Tallinn, we are transferred to Hotel Radisson Blu Olympia**** or similar, check in. The afternoon is reserved for exploring Tallinn individually.

DAY 4 Tallinn

Tallinn is a charming blend of medieval tranquillity and modern urban life. The medieval Old Town is a busy place in the summer with its many shops, galleries, souvenir markets, outdoor cafés and restaurants. The sightseeing tour takes us around the old medieval city walls and into the Old Town where we see Toompea Castle, Dome Church, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, medieval Old Town Hall and Great Guild Hall. In the afternoon an optional excursion is offered to Kadriorg Park and visit to KUMU, the award-winning new Estonian art museum, with its collections of classic and contemporary fine art. The evening offers an optional medieval dinner at Restaurant Peppersack.

DAY 5 Tallinn – Helsinki

This day offers an optional day excursion to Lahemaa National Park, where we visit Palmse Manor, a memorial to the von Pahlen family, and Sagadi Manor. The tour ends with a visit to the charming 16 th century Vihula Manor and the Vodka Museum. After lunch break, we head back to Tallinn to take the ferry to Helsinki and enjoy a refreshing tour through the Finnish archipelago before arriving in Helsinki. Upon arrival we are transferred to our hotel and check-in at Hotel Glo Art**** or similar

DAY 6 Helsinki

Helsinki is truly located at the crossroads of Western and Eastern culture and this is reflected everywhere in the green and lively Finnish capital. The sightseeing tour takes us around the harbours and the Senate Square with the Lutheran Cathedral, up central Mannerheim Street and by the Parliament Building, the Finlandia Hall, and the Sibelius Monument and for a visit at the famous Church-in-the-Rock. The afternoon offers an optional excursion to Seurasaari Open-Air Museum, an oasis in the midst of the city with cottages, farmsteads and manors from all around Finland.

DAY 7 Helsinki – St. Petersburg

Today we continue eastbound to St. Petersburg. Shortly after crossing the border into Russia, we arrive in Vyborg, where we take time for a short sightseeing tour and a photo-stop at Vyborg Castle. In the late afternoon we arrive in St. Petersburg and check-in at Hotel Sokos Vasilievsky**** or similar.

DAY 8 St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg is an amazing city. Its imperial palaces and museums enjoy worldwide fame, while the Neva River and the many canals have deservedly given the city the title “The Venice of the North”. During the morning sightseeing tour, we get acquainted with all the splendours of the city: the Peter-Paul Fortress, the Winter Palace, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Church of the Bleeding Savior, the Nevsky Convent and much more. The afternoon offers an optional excursion to Zarskoye Selo with the impressive Catherine’s Palace and the Amber Room, which vanished during World War II and was restored for St. Petersburg’s tri-centennial celebrations. In the evening enjoy an optional visit to the Nikolaevsky Palace with an exciting Russian folklore show and Russian „champagne” and snacks.

DAY 9 St. Petersburg 

The morning is reserved for an optional visit to Peterhof, an uncontested masterpiece of the time of Peter the Great, with the impressive Grand Palace, Grand Cascade and Water Avenue and its wonderful parks. In the afternoon, an optional visit to the world-famous Hermitage Art Museum is offered. In the evening enjoy an optional Russian dinner at Restaurant Russian Kitsch

DAY 10 Helsinki – St. Petersburg

Optional transfer to the airport.

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Optional Extensions

  • 3-hour excursion to Kadriorg Park and visit to KUMU: EUR 40.00 pp 
  • Medieval dinner at Restaurant Peppersack: EUR 40.00 pp
  • 6-hour excursion to Lahemaa National Park: EUR 70.00 pp 
  • 3-hour excursion to the Seurasaari Open-Air Museum: EUR 45.00 pp 
  • 4-hour excursion to Zarskoye Selo and visit to Catherine’s Palace: EUR 70.00 pp
  • Visit to folklore show at the Nikolaevsky Palace: EUR 50.00 pp
  • 4-hour excursion to Peterhof and visit to the Grand Palace: EUR 75.00 pp
  • 3-hour visit to the Hermitage Art Museum: EUR 50.00 pp
  • Russian dinner at Restaurant Russian Kitsch: EUR 40.00 pp

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Free €100 off – Limited availability

Price inclusions

  • 8 overnights at centrally located 4 star hotels
  • 1 overnight at ferry Stockholm-Tallinn OW, B-class inside cabins
  • 9 x buffet breakfast
  • 1 x buffet dinner on board the ferry
  • Personalised welcome package
  • Entrances to medieval Great Guild Hall in Tallinn, Church-in-the-Rock in Helsinki and Peter-and-Paul Fortress in St.Petersburg-
  • Service of English speaking local guide in Stockholm and tour escort from Day 4
  • Service of 1st class motor coaches or 1st class minivans throughout the itinerary
  • Ferry ticket Tallinn-Helsinki OW (2nd class)
  • Portage at hotels
  • Taxes and baggage

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Booking remarks

  • Inclusive of taxes and service charges as indicated
  • Russian Visa is not included and must be obtained for Irish Passport holders
  • Non refundable or transferable booking deposit €200 per person
  • Full payment due on confirmation
  • 2% surcharge if balance is paid by credit card
  • Optional Insurance €30 (conditions apply)
  • Single room supplement €670 for 19th July and August dates, €820 for 7th and 21st June and €745 for 5th July
  • Prices are correct at time of going to press, flight supplements may apply depending on availability of negotiated airfares
  • FLIGHT TIMINGS are subject to change at any time until air tickets are issued.

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Accommodation details

Stockholm – Hotel Scandic Grand Central or similar 4****

Tallinn – Hotel Radisson Blu Olympia or similar 4****

Helsinki – Hotel Glo Art or similar 4****

St. Petersburg – Hotel Sokos Vasilievsky or similar 4****

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Dates and Prices

Date Price
07 Jun 2017 €2,249
21 Jun 2017 €2,249
05 Jul 2017 €2,179
19 Jul 2017 €2,099
02 Aug 2017 €2,099
16 Aug 2017 €2,099


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