$ 1,665.00 (double / twin occupancy)
$ 2,295.00 (single occupancy)
Optional Tours and Services
$ 60.00 (Roundtrip transfers)
$ 70.00 (4-hour excursion to Wieliczka Salt Mine)
$ 50.00 (Polish dinner @ Restaurant Hawelka)
$ 50.00 (3-hour Royal Lazienki Park & Palace on the Water)
$ 50.00 (Polish dinner @ Restaurant Dawne Smaki)
$ 55.00 (3-hour excursion to Trakai & Trakai Castle)
$ 50.00 (Lithuanian dinner @ Senoji Trobele)
$ 60.00 (4-hour Gauja National Park)
$ 50.00 (3-hour Riga Motor Museum:)
$ 45.00 (Organ concert at the Dome Cathedral)
$ 50.00 (4-hour excursion to Jurmala)
$ 55.00 (Latvian dinner @ Restaurant Forest)
$ 55.00 (3-hour excursion to Kadriorg Park & KUMU)
$ 55.00 (Medieval dinner @ Restaurant Peppersack)
Hotel Q PlusKrakow Centrum**** or similar
Hotel Hotel Radisson Blu Sobieski**** or similar
Hotel Ibis Styles Bialystok*** or similar
Hotel Radisson Blu Lietuva **** or similar
Hotel Radisson Blu Latvija**** or similar
Hotel Radisson Blu Olympia**** or similar
Listed hotels will be used on all tours. If changes become necessary for any reason, substitute hotels will be similar to those listed.
4-hour excursion to Wieliczka Salt Mine
Polish dinner @ Restaurant Hawelka
3-hour excursion to the Royal Lazienki Park & Palace on the Water
Polish dinner @ Restaurant Dawne Smaki
3-hour excursion to Trakai and visit to Trakai Castle
Lithuanian dinner @ Restaurant Senoji Trobele
4-hour excursion to Gauja National Park
3-hour excursion to the Riga Motor Museum
Organ concert at the Dome Cathedral
4-hour excursion to Jurmala
Latvian dinner @ Restaurant Forest
3-hour excursion to Kadriorg Park & KUMU
Medieval dinner @ Restaurant Peppersack
Arrival in Krakow, optional transfer to Hotel Q Plus 4**** or similar, check-in, welcome meeting. Overnight in Krakow.
For half a millennium Krakow was the royal capital of Poland and for centuries the city walls have guarded its traditions and secrets. The morning sightseeing tour takes us to the Old Town with the St. Mary’s Church, the Jagiellonian University, the Cloth Halls and Wawel with the Wawel Castle and the Wawel Cathedral.
The afternoon offers an optional excursion to the famous Wieliczka Salt Mine, an amazing labyrinth of tunnels going down as far as 327 meters.
The evening offer an optional Polish dinner at Restaurant Hawelka. Overnight in Krakow (B)
We leave for Czestochowa, the spiritual heart of Poland, where we visit the Jasna Gora Monastery with the Black Madonna. Through the flat low-laying plain of Central Poland we reachWarsaw in the early afternoon. Check-in at Hotel Radisson Blu Sobieski**** or similar. Overnight in Warsaw (B)
Warsaw is essentially a post-war city with a meticulously reconstructed Old Town. The morning sightseeing tour includes the Royal Route and the Old Town with the Royal Castle, St John’s Cathedral, the Old Town Market Square and the Barbican. In the afternoon is offered an optional excursion to the Royal Lazienki Park with the Palace on the Water.
The evening offers an optional Polish dinner at Restaurant Dawne Smaki. Overnight in Warsaw (B)
Today we continuethrough the well forested Eastern Polandto Podlasie region and Bialowieza. The forest there represents the ancient forest that once covered all Europe. We will visit Bialowieza National Park and its famous European Bison Show Reserve. After light stroll along nature trails of the forest, we continue to Biaylistok where we check in at Hotel Ibis Styles Bialystok*** or similar. In the late afternoon we visit Bialystok andits landmark Branicki Palace. Overnight in Bialystok (B)
We depart from Bialystok heading to Vilnius through attractive resort towns into Lithuania. We do a stop in Kaunas, the former capital of Lithuania, to admire the beautiful Old Town and the elegant white Baroque Town Hall before we arrive in the late afternoon to Vilnius. Check in at Hotel Radisson Blu Lietuva**** or similar. Overnight in Vilnius (B)
Vilnius is known for its more than 1.200 medieval buildings and 48 churches. The morning 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 Lithuanian dinner at Restaurant Senoji Trobele. Overnight in Vilnius (B)
Heading for Riga, the first stop is the Hill 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 Latvija**** or similar. Overnight in Riga (B)
Founded in 1201 by the German bishop Albert, Riga 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.
The evening offers an optional organ concert at the Dome Cathedral. Overnight in Riga (B)
After we got 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 the Riga Motor Museum which has an impressive collection of vintage car including a very unique collection of old Soviet limousines from the Kremlin Garage.
In the evening enjoy an optional Latvian dinner at the stylish Restaurant Three. Overnight in Riga (B)
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 Radisson Blu Olympia 4**** or similar. Overnight in Tallinn (B)
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 cafés 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 (B)
Optional transfer to the airport. (B)
Max group size is 36 people, however only 2-3 departure per season operate with a max. number of people. On the average the group size is 25-30 people per bus.
Tour leader speaks English and German. For all local sightseeing tours the group is divided into 2 smaller groups by language. These tours are conducted either in English only or German only.