Saga Holidays - Europe and the Mediterranean Feb 2019-Mar 2020 Trade
Thumbnails Two pages Single Page Previous Next
Next
Back
Click for thumbnails

Grand Capitals of the Baltic

Previous Next

Page Text Content

SCANDINAVIA AND THE BALTIC To find out more visit saga.co.uk/grand-capitals Grand Capitals of the Baltic 10 nights from £1549 Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £54 if not required§ Your tour includes l l 10 nights in hotels 17 meals: 10 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 5 dinners Medieval old towns, fairy-tale castles and elegant waterside cities... this five-country tour gives you the opportunity to discover the intriguing history, culture and attractions of the Baltic, all at a leisurely pace. Excursions and visits Stockholm sightseeing tour Vilnius guided walk Rundale Palace tour Riga walking tour Sigulda sightseeing and Turaida Castle tour Tallinn guided walk Helsinki sightseeing tour Use of audio headsets on selected guided tours l l l l l l l Tallinn's fairy-tale skyline Plus all this... Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ Return flights and transfers Saga tour manager Welcome drink reception Porterage at all hotels. l l l l l Sweden Stockholm Finland Helsinki Porvoo Tallinn Estonia Latvia nights in hotel Riga Sigulda Rundale Palace Lithuania Trakai Vilnius Stockholm's old town ACTIVITY LEVEL Day 1: UK-Stockholm. Fly to Stockholm for a two-night stay at the locally rated 4-star Radisson Blu Royal Stockholm. Enjoy a welcome drink and dinner tonight. D Day 2: Stockholm. Discover such attractions as the Royal Palace, Riddarholmen Church and Stortorget ­ the oldest square in Stockholm ­ on an included morning sightseeing tour. An optional afternoon visit reveals 18th-century Drottningholm Palace which was inspired by Versailles and is on UNESCO's list. B Day 3: Stockholm-Vilnius. Spend the morning at leisure in Stockholm. Fly to Vilnius and stay two nights at the locally rated 5-star Holiday Inn Vilnius. B, D Day 4: Vilnius See Vilnius's varied architecture on an included tour of its UNESCO-listed old town. Later, an optional excursion visits 14-century Trakai Castle. B Day 5: Vilnius-Riga. Travel to Riga today, stopping to admire Latvia's magnificent Rundale Palace, a baroque and rococo masterpiece. After lunch, continue to the locally rated 4-star Hotel Avalon for a two-night stay. B, L, D Day 6: Riga. Today's included tour reveals Europe's most concentrated collection of Jugendstil art nouveau architecture in the historic Hanseatic city of Riga. This afternoon, an optional trip visits Jurmala, the largest beach resort in the Baltic. B Day 7: Riga-Sigulda and Turaida-Tallinn. This morning's included excursion visits the popular resort of Sigulda and 13th-century Turaida Castle in Gauja National Park. Continue to the locally rated 4-star Hotel L'Ermitage for a two-night stay. B, D Day 8: Tallinn Enjoy a tour of Tallinn's UNESCO-listed old town where the cobbled streets wind their way beneath a skyline of soaring turrets, towers and steeples. This afternoon, perhaps join an optional trip to the Tallin TV Tower and Viimsi Open Air Museum B Day 9: Tallinn-Helsinki. Enjoy the morning at leisure before cruising across the Gulf of Finland on this afternoon's ferry crossing to Helsinki. Travel to the locally rated 4-star Radisson Blu Seaside for a two-night stay. B, L Day 10: Helsinki. An included morning tour will highlight Helsinki's delightful mix of art nouveau, neoclassical and contemporary styles. B, D Day 11: Helsinki-UK. Enjoy the last day of your tour at leisure. Alternatively, an optional morning excursion will visit the medieval seaside port of Porvoo. This afternoon, travel to the airport for your return flight to the UK. B "Very interesting tour which was also good value for money. Five countries in ten days in an area we didn't know and we learnt a lot about the history and people." Julie, Southampton Selected optional excursions now available to book in advance SAVE £50 on all advertised prices when you book by Jan 31, 2019 Prices from: May 17, 2019 Jun 14 Aug 16 Sep 6 Single Supplement: From £426 1549 1639 1579 1579 Grand Capitals of the Baltic. Holiday code: CT196. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £54 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights. Getting You There Prices are based on Norwegian from Heathrow. 166 To book, please visit your Travel Agent