Baltic Deluxe Tour

 
Baltic Deluxe Tour
Baltic Deluxe Tour
Baltic Deluxe Tour
Baltic Deluxe Tour, 8 days / 7 nights

Escorted fixed departure Baltic Deluxe tour will take a place 7th summer a row. The tour is multilingual and is offered in different languages with max two languages in one bus. Our guests are normally from a number of different countries. Baltic Deluxe Tour represents you a unique possibility to discover the beautiful Baltic States, meet people across the borders and win new friends.

Dates:
 
 
  • GB07: 08.06-15.06.14
  • GB09: 22.06-29.06.14
  • GB11: 06.07-13.07.14
  • GB13: 20.07-27.07.14
  • GB15: 03.08-10.08.14
  • GB17: 17.08-24.08.14

Day 1 (Sunday): Arrival in Vilnius
 
 
  • Arrival in Vilnius, individual transfer to Hotel Radisson Blu Astorija 5***** or similar, check-in.
  • Welcome meeting at the evening.
  • Overnight in Vilnius.

Day 2 (Monday): Vilnius
 
 
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Vilnius is known for its more than 1200 medieval buildings and 48 churches. The morning Vilnius sightseeing tour includes a panoramic tour of the city and a walking tour of the Old Town with Vilnius Cathedral, Gediminas Tower, Peter and Paul Church, St. Anne’s Church, Old University and the Gates of Dawn. The afternoon offers an optional excursion to Trakai, the medieval capital of Lithuania, with the well preserved Trakai Castle, beautifully located on an island in Lake Galve.
  • In the evening enjoy an optional folklore dinner at Restaurant Belmontas.
  • Overnight in Vilnius.

Day 3 (Tuesday): Vilnius-Riga
 
 
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Heading for Riga, the first stop is the Hills of Crosses, one of the most holy sites of Catholic Lithuania. After crossing into Latvia we soon reach the magnificent Rundale Palace, the former summer residence of the Duke of Courland. Following a guided tour of the palace we travel through the rolling hills of Southern Latvia to reach Riga late afternoon, check-in at Hotel Radisson Blu Ridzene 5***** or similar.
  • Overnight in Riga.

Day 4: (Wednesday): Riga
 
 
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Before we get acquainted with Riga we have the possibility of discovering medieval Latvia. The optional tour for this morning takes us to the stunning scenery of the Gauja National Park and the town of Sigulda. We listen to the medieval Latvian legend of the Rose of Turaida and see the ruins of the Episcopal Castle and of the Castle of the Knights of the Sword before we return to Riga.
  • The afternoon offers an optional visit to Riga Ethnographical Open Air Museum, a spacious exposition of 18th century country life.
  • The evening offers an optional organ concert at the Dome Cathedral.
  • Overnight in Riga.

Day 5: (Thursday): Riga
 
 
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Riga, founded in 1201 by the German bishop Albert, is the largest of the three Baltic capitals and boasts a real kaleidoscope of architectural styles. The walking tour of the Old Town includes Riga Castle, the Dome Cathedral, St. Peter’s Church, the Swedish Gate, the Three Brothers, the Large and Small Guilds and the Freedom Monument.
  • The afternoon is reserved for an optional visit to Jurmala, the vibrant Latvian sea resort, famous for its wooden architecture and sandy beaches.
  • In the evening enjoy an optional Latvian dinner at the stylish Restaurant La Boheme.
  • Overnight in Riga.

Day 6: (Friday): Riga-Tallinn
 
 
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • The tour continues along the coastal highway to the Estonian summer resort of Parnu. We do a short tour of the resort before we continue through the North Estonian land of forests and arrive in Tallinn early afternoon, check-in at the Hotel Savoy Boutique 5***** or similar.
  • Overnight in Tallinn.

Day 7: (Saturday): Tallinn
 
 
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • 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 cafes 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.
  • Overnight in Tallinn.

Day 8 (Sunday): Tallinn departure
 
 
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Individual transfer to Tallinn airport.

Baltic Deluxe Tour prices per person:
  • 745 € sharing St.Double room
  • 350 € Single supplement

Baltic Deluxe Tour package includes:
  • 7 overnights at centrally located 5 star hotels
  • 7 buffet breakfasts at the hotels
  • Welcome meeting with champagne-cocktail or juice
  • Personalised welcome package
  • Individual arrival and departure transfers (please advice arrival and departure times)
  • 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: GB07, GB09 and GB15
  • Service of French speaking tour escort on tour GB11, GB15, GB17
  • Service of 1st class motor coaches or 1st class minivans throughout the itinerary
  • Entrances to Old University in Vilnius, Rundale Palace and medieval Great Guild Hall in Tallinn
  • Portage at hotels

Baltic Deluxe Tour optional services:
  • 3-hour excursion to Trakai and visit to Trakai Castle: 40 € pp
  • Folklore dinner at Restaurant Belmontas: 40 € pp
  • 4-hour excursion to Gauja National Park: 50 € pp
  • 3-hour excursion to the Open Air Museum: 40 € pp
  • Organ concert at the Dome Cathedral: 35 € pp
  • 4-hour excursion to Jurmala: 40 € pp
  • Latvian dinner at Restaurant La Boheme: 40 € pp
  • 3-hour excursion to Kadriorg Park and visit to KUMU: 40 € pp
  • Medieval dinner at Restaurant Peppersack: 40 € pp
  • Half board at hotels (7 x 3 course dinner with coffee/tea): 210 € pp

Baltic Deluxe Tour in German - 6 departures in summer 2014: Höhepunkte des Baltikums Deluxe
Baltic Deluxe Tour in French - 6 departures in summer 2014: Hauts-Lieux des Pays Baltes Deluxe
Baltic Deluxe Tour in Italian - 6 departures in summer 2014: Attrazioni Baltiche Deluxe
Baltic Deluxe Tour in Spanish - 6 departures in summer 2014: Baltic Highlights de Lujo


Please contact us info@grandbaltics.com to make a reservation for Baltic Deluxe Tour.