Cossack Explorer

Product Number: LTSCR

The landmarks of Northern Europe, from Copenhagen’s Little Mermaid to the Reichstag in Berlin, are on display as you weave through Scandinavia, Belarus and Poland with visits to Russia’s imperial capitals of St. Petersburg and Moscow in this tour

Comfortable hotels
Cruise Sweden to Finland
English-speaking guided tour
Optional excursions
airport transfers

Welcome to Copenhagen, capital of Denmark. Relax and unwind after check-in. Later meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers.
HOTEL: AC Bella Sky

Your Local Specialist takes you on a morning sightseeing tour which includes the Little Mermaid, the Renaissance Stock Exchange, Royal Amalienborg Palace and Christiansborg Palace. Spend the rest of the day exploring the sights of your choice or shopping..
HOTEL: AC Bella Sky

Cross the Oresund into Sweden and travel north through lush forests and meadows bordering the shores of Lake Vättern. Continue northwards to Stockholm, Sweden’s beautiful capital surrounded by islands
HOTEL: Scandic Ariadne

Admire Stockholm’s biggest landmarks this morning with your Local Specialist, with views of the Royal Palace and City Hall. Built on a maze of islands linked by bridges, Stockholm is an interesting city to wander through. Don’t miss the opportunity to soak up the atmosphere before embarking on your mini-cruise to Finland.

Accom: At sea

Arrive early in Finland’s capital for a sightseeing tour with your Local Specialist. View Finlandia Hall, the Senate and market squares, the café-lined Esplanade and the beautiful domed Russian church. The rest of the day is yours to explore, shop for souvenirs or relax.
HOTEL: Holiday Inn West

Today we leave Finland to begin our exploration of Russia. We’ll travel along the Gulf of Finland and through the forests of Karelia before reaching St Petersburg, our home for the next two nights. Marvel at the city’s canals and colourful buildings en route to your hotel, where you will dine tonight.

HOTEL: Park Inn Pribaltiskaya

The Tsar’s Winter Palace, Nevsky Prospekt, St. Isaac’s Cathedral and the Statue of Peter the Great feature on your guided sightseeing tour. Explore St. Peter and Paul Fortress with your Local Specialist and spend the rest of the day as you wish. You might like to visit the Hermitage Museum or the residence of Peter the Great in Peterhofr.

HOTEL: Park Inn Pribaltiskaya

Cross the vast Russian plains to the ancient city of Novgorod where you view the Kremlin Fort, Millennium Monument and St. Sophia Cathedral. Dine tonight at your hotel.

HOTEL: Park Inn Veliky

Your wonderful journey continues through picturesque villages to the Tver region for an included lunch. Then travel via Klin, the former home of Tchaikovsky, to the Russian capital, Moscow.

HOTEL: Holiday Inn Suschevsky

Moscow is a city full of wonderful buildings and monuments. Your Local Specialist shows you an array of sights including Red Square, the Kremlin Walls and the domed St. Basil’s Cathedral. In your free time, consider visiting the impressive Treasure Chamber of the Tsars.

HOTEL: Holiday Inn Suschevsky

Drive past the region of Borodino, site of Napoleon’s great defeat, and stop for lunch near Smolensk. Later cross the border into Belarus and continue to Minsk. After the Second World War the city was rebuilt in supreme Soviet style which you can see during your orientation tour. Dine tonight at your hotel.

HOTEL: Planeta Minsk

Traverse the huge plains of Belarus and stop for lunch at Brest on the Polish frontier. Afterwards cross the River Vistula and arrive later in Warsaw, Poland’s capital.
HOTEL:Pulawska Residence

Your Local Specialist shows you the site of the Warsaw Ghetto and the landmarks of Warsaw’s Old Town, which was almost entirely destroyed during the Second World War. Later you might like to soak up the city’s culture and nightlife.

HOTEL: Pulawska Residence

Say goodbye to your Travel Director and travelling companions at the end of your memorable holiday. Transfers are available to Berlin Tegel Airport. Conditions apply

Inclusions

  • Comfortable hotel accommodation
  • Overnight cruise Sweden to Finland
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • Admission fees as per itinerary
  • Numerous optional excursions
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • All charges, tips and local taxes
  • Airport transfers

Exclusions

  • International flights
  • Single supplement ($1,000)
  • Travel Insurance (recommended)
  • Optional Activities as listed

Optional excursions

  • Note: Optional experiences are subject to change. They are booked during the tour

Copenhagen

  • North Zealand Riviera And Castle Tour €51.00
  • Danish Traditions And Tivoli  €59.00
  • Danish Traditions And Canal Cruise €56.00

Stockholm

  • Altitude and Attitude €43.00
  • Swedish Traditional Dinner €60.00
  • Stockholm Grand Tour €42.00

Helsinki

  • Hvittrask’s Architectural Wonders €32.00
  • Traditional Helsinki Dinner €65.00

St Petersburg

  • Venice Of The North Cruise And Champagne €46.00
  • Imperial Splendours And Architectural Gems €44.00
  • The Hermitage Museum €43.00
  • Evening At The Ballet €110.00
  • Imperial Summer Residences. Pushkin And Petrodvorets €89.00

Moscow

  • Metro And Red Square By Night €37.00
  • Kremlin And The Heart Of Moscow €54.00
  • Treasures Of The Tsars €52.00

Warsaw

  • Chopin’s Warsaw €46.00
  • Polish Dinner And Folklore Evening €59.00

 

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