Baltic Triangle

Day 1 (Friday): ARRIVAL TALLINN

Arrival in Tallinn, optional transfer to Hotel Radisson Blu Olympia**** or similar, check-in, welcome meeting.

Day 2 (Saturday): 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, the Dome Church, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and medieval Old Town Hall. In the afternoon an optional excursion is offered to Kadriorg Park with a visit to KUMU, the awardwinning Estonian Artmuseum with collections of classic and contemporary fine art. The evening offers an optional medieval dinner at Restaurant Peppersack.

Day 3 (Sunday): 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 16th 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 4 (Monday): 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, 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 5 (Tuesday): 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 visit to Vyborg Castle. In the late afternoon we arrive in St. Petersburg and check-in at Hotel Sokos vasilevsky**** or similar.

Day 6 (Wednesday): 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 7 (Thursday): 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 Pryanosti & Radosti.

Day 8 (Friday): ST. PETERSBURG   DEPARTURE

Optional transfer to the airport.

Package prices per person:

EUR 765,00 (double occupancy)

EUR 300,00 (single supplement)

White Night Supplement for GBT05-GBT06

EUR 100.00 (double occupancy)

EUR 100.00 (single occupancy)

 

Including: 

  • 7 overnights at centrally located 4 star hotels

  • 7 x buffet breakfast

  • Welcome meeting with champagne-cocktail or juice

  • Personalized welcome package

  • Entrances to medieval Great Guilde Hall in Tallinn, Church-in-the-Rock in Helsinki and Peter-Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg

  • Service of English and German speaking tour escort on all tours

  • Service of Italian and Spanish speaking tour escort on all tours

  • Service of Portuguese speaking tour escort on tour GBT07,GBT09,GBT13, GBT16 and GBT20.

  • Service of 1st class motor coaches or 1st class minivans  throughout the itinerary

  • Ferry Tallinn-Helsinki OW

  • Portage at hotels

Optional:

  • Transfer airport to Hotel Radisson Blu Olympia: EUR 35.00 for private car (1-3 persons), EUR 55.00 for private minivan (4-7 persons)
  • 3-hour excursion to Kadriorg Park and visit to KUMU: EUR 40.00  pp
  • Medieval dinner at Restaurant Peppersack: EUR 40.00 pp
  • 3-hour excursion to the Seurasaari Open-Air Museum: EUR 45.00 pp
  • 4-hour excursion to Zarskoe Selo and visit to the Catherin's Palace: EUR 70.00 pp
  • Visit to folklore show at the Nikolaevsky Palace: EUR 50.00 pp
  • 4-hour excursion to Peterhofand visit to Grand palace: EUR 75.00 pp
  • 3-hour visit to the Hermitage Art Museum: EUR 50.00 pp
  • Russian dinner at Restaurant Pryanosti & Radosti: EUR 50.00 pp
  • Transfer Hotel Sokos Vasilevsky to airport: EUR 70.00 for private car (1-3 persons), EUR 90.00 for private minivan (4-7 persons)
  • Half board at hotels (7 x 3 course dinner with coffee/tea): EUR 245.00 p.p.

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BALTIC TRIANGLE DATES:   May-September 2018, 8 days/7 nights.

GBT05: 25.05-01.06.18

GBT06: 01.06-08.06.18

GBT12: 13.07-20.07.18

GBT13: 20.07-27.07.18

GBT14: 27.07-03.08.18

GBT15: 03.08-10.08.18
GBT16: 10.08-17.08.18
GBT17: 17.08-24.08.18
GBT18: 24.08-31.09.18
GBT19: 31.08-07.09.18

GBT20: 07.09-17.09.18
GBT21: 14.09-21.09.18


Towers on Tallinn city wall
Towers on Tallinn city wall
Tallinn Old Town
Tallinn Old Town
Kadriorg Palace
Kadriorg Palace
Helsinki Senate square
Helsinki Senate square
Helsinki harbour
Helsinki harbour
St.Petersburg, city on water
St.Petersburg, city on water
St.Isaac Cathedral in St.Petersburg
St.Isaac Cathedral in St.Petersburg
St.Petersburg view
St.Petersburg view


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