Group "Helsinki and Baltics" (9 days/8 nights)
Day 1 : Arrival
Arrival in Helsinki, meeting with local guide, city tour 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, transfer to Ferry harbor, Ferry Helsinki - Tallinn, transfer to Hotel Radisson Blu Olumpia****/L`Eremitage*****, optional dinner at hotel.
Day 2 : Tallin
Buffet breakfast at hotel, half day excursion in Tallinn, sightseeing tour around the old medieval city walls and into the Old Town where we see Toompea Castle, the Dome Church, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and the medieval Old Town Hall. Lunch in restaurant in Old Town, City panorama tour in Tallinn visiting Kadriorg Palace garden, Pirita district. Dinner at hotel.
Day 3 : Paernu
Buffet breakfast at hotel, drive via Paernu –summer capital of Estonia, short stop and walking tour, to Riga. Arrival and check-in at Hotel Wellton Riga & SPA****/Pulmann Hotel*****.
Walking tour of the Old Town includes Riga Castle, the Dome Cathedral with piccolo Organ concert, St. Peter’s Church, the Swedish Gate, the Three Brothers, the Large and Small Guilds and the Monument of Freedom, visiting Art Nivea district, dinner at the hotel, optional dinner at City Restaurant in the Old Town.
Day 4 : Riga
Buffet breakfast at hotel.
Visiting one of the biggest Central markets in Europe. Market halls are located in hangars originally built for airships, now it is one of most popular place in Riga and it is also in UNESCO Heritage list. Tastings of local food, different Latvian rye breads, local smoked fish, smoked chicken, hemp butter and many others.
City tour included city center, Berga Bazar and Kalnciema Quarter, trip to resort city Jurmala, lunch at city Restaurant , sightseeing in Jurmala , Art Nouveau in Wood, historical and modern Villas typical for city on the beach. Walking on sandy beach and thought main pedestrian street Jomas. Return trip to Riga, optional dinner at hotel.
Day 5 : Rundale-Klaipeda
Buffet breakfast at hotel, trip to Lithuania via Rundale - the former summer residence of the Duke of Courland. Following a guided tour of the palace and garden. Lunch at palace restaurant, Trip to Siauliai, visiting Hill of Crosses one of the most holy sites of Catholic Lithuania, drive to Klaipeda, Ferry trip to the Curonian Spit, a thin, 100 km stretch of land between the Baltic Sea and the Curonian Lagoon sea resort with small fishing villages, pine forests and endless sand dunes. After that we travel to Nida, arrival and Check-in at hotel Nidos Bangas***, optional dinner at hotel.
Day 6 : Nida
Buffet breakfast at hotel, sightseeing tour in Nida, visiting the High Dunes, Thomas Mann’s Summer House and get acquainted with the charming resort town. Visiting Hill of Witches in Juodkrante lunch at local Restaurant, visiting Sea museum and Dolphin show in Smiltene. Return to Nida, optional dinner at the hotel.
Day 7 : Kaunas-Trakai
Buffet breakfast at hotel, trip to Klaipeda, walking tour in Klaipeda Old Town with its narrow, cobblestone streets and old guild houses, Theater Square and the Aennchen von Tharau Fountain. Trip via Kaunas – former capital city of Lithuania, lunch at city Restaurant, sightseeing in the Old Town visiting Town Hall square and Vitautas cathedral, trip to Trakai– first medieval capital of Lithuania, visiting Trakai Castle, beautifully located on an island in Lake Galve and Karaimer village, trip to Vilnius arrival check-in at Hotel Radisson Lietuva****/Radisson Astoria*****, optional dinner at the hotel.
Day 8 : Vilnius
Buffet breakfast at hotel half day City Sightseeing in Vilnius. Vilnius is known for its more than 1.200 medieval buildings and 48 churches, walking tour of the Old Town with Vilnius Cathedral, Gediminas Tower, St. Anne’s Church, Old University and the Gates of Dawn, lunch at city restaurant, Vilnius panorama tour, Gediminas tower and Peter and Paul Church, dinner at City Restaurant in Old Town.
Day 9 : Departure
Buffet breakfast at hotel, check-out, transfer to airport, departure.
The prices are net prices and don’t include any commission. The prices include service and VAT. The prices are valid for summer 2019.