10D/9N From Stockholm to S. Petersburg

109,800

  • Accommodation Throughout the Tour
  • Breakfast Buffet and Porter Service (1 piece of luggage per person)
  • Travel by Bus with English Speaking Guide
  • Basic Travel Insurance
  • Arrival Transfer
  • Excursion: Visit to Catherine Palace in S. Petersburg
  • Boat: Suomenlinna islands in Helsinki
  • City Tour in: Stockholm, Tallinn, St. Petersburg
  • Ticket Admission: Catherine Palace in S. Petersburg, Peter and Paul Fortress and Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg
  • Ferry: Stockholm (Sweden) / Turku (Finland), Helsinki (Finland) / Tallinn (Estonia)
  • 1 Lunch or Dinner Included in: Narva
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Travel Code TTP-EM084ATravel Validity 31/03/2020

DAY 1: STOCKHOLM
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Arrival.
Reception. Free time. You will receive information about the start of the circuit in the late afternoon, or through the in- formative panels in the hotel reception area.

DAY 2: STOCKHOLM
Panoramic tour of this very beautiful capital built on 13 con- nected islands. Water is everywhere. We will see Gamla Stan, its historic quarter, and the Skansen museum area, as well as the broad avenues of the centre. We suggest an optional visit to the city hall and the Vasa museum-ship.

DAY 3: STOCKHOLM – FERRY BOARDING
Free day in Stockholm. In the evening we will board a modern ferry, overnight accommodation in double cabins with private bathroom to go to Finland.

DAY 4: TURKU – NAANTALI – HELSINKI
We recommend you to go to the ship deck at sunrise; we arrive to Finland by sailing along Aland Islands, contemplating hundreds of islands covered by forests. We shall see mesmerizing landscapes from the sea. Disembarkation and time to walk around TURKU, a city with a very strong Swedish influence. We continue our journey to the neighbor city of NAANTALI, very picturesque town of wooden houses next to the sea. We will later arrive in HELSINKI, time for lunch. Free afternoon, you will be able to get to know this city, with its old market, the Russian influence in its buildings and churches.

DAY 5: HELSINKI – TALLINN
We include a boat trip (regular line water local transport) to Suomenlinna Islands, – six islands where we highlight a great fortress that used to protect the sea entry to the city and was declared World Heritage – Time to stroll around (we will be able to cross island through its small pedestrian bridges). Late afternoon we shall board a ferry to Estonia; Ferry trip of around 2h30 duration; we suggest to admire the departure from Helsinki and the surrounding islands. Arrival to TALLINN.

DAY 6: TALLINN
The capital of Estonia is a wonderful city with a well-conserved medieval center. Comprehensive tour of the city, its walls, churches, squares, and its medieval streets filled with tourist attractions.  Free afternoon.

DAY 7: TALLINN – NARVA – ST. PETERSBURG
Today we leave Estonia and travel to Russia. We stop in NARVA with time to see the impressive fortress by the river, on the border between the two countries. Border procedures (which can sometimes take time), lunch included once in Russia. We go on to ST PETERSBURG. Arrival at the hotel.

DAY 8: ST. PETERSBURG
With a local guide we begin the panoramic visit of this beautiful city crossed by the Neva River and built on 40 islands. Saint Petersburg is the second most important city of Russia and capital of the Russian Empire between the s. XVIII and XIX. This imperial city reveals the history of the Russian tsars through its museums, palaces, and architectural wealth. The visit includes the Peter and Paul Fortress, origin of the city (entrance included). After the visit, afternoon free.

IMPORTANT NOTE: From June 14 to July 15 the Soccer World Cup is celebrated. During this period, accommodation in St. Petersburg could be offered in hotels located in nearby cities, adapting the program to carry out all the planned visits

DAY 9: ST. PETERBURG
The city with that was the capital of the Russia of the Tsars is surrounded by numerous palaces. Today we include the excursion (tour with guide and tickets) to the PETERHOF PALACE which is known as the Russian Versailles and is around 30 km from St Petersburg. This complex of Baroque palaces, which was the residence of the Tsars, with magnificent fountains and enormous gardens has been declared UNESCO Heritage of Mankind.  We return to St Petersburg to visit the Hermitage Museum, a fantastic art museum located in the building that was the Tsars’ Winter Palace (visit with guide and tickets)

DAY 10: ST. PETERSBURG
After breakfast, transfer to the airport and end of our services.

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