Baltic Sea States Tours

Days: 7

Start: Vilnius

Finish: Tallinn St. Petersburg

Route cities:

Vilnius - Trakai - Kaunas - Riga - Sigulda - Tallinn - St. Petersburg

Three countries on the shores of the Baltic Sea – Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania may be surprisingly contrasting, but all three are united by their common history going back many centuries and by their joint struggle for independence. Each of Baltic capitals has its own charm and special remarkable architecture and most of the countries’ territory is covered with forests and every country boast with numerous kilometers of clean sandy beaches. We are inspired by Baltic people and their ideas of simple life, ecological behavior and being close to nature. We invite you to explore peaceful lands of the Baltic and find some hidden gems on the map of Europe.   

Our trip starts at Vilnius, a nice capital of Lithuania. Arrival day.
Optional transfer to hotel
Stay overnight in the hotel

Breakfast
Vilnius is one of the few capitals in Europe that can truly be described as a hidden gem. Let’s discover the old and new sights of Vilnius during our walking city tour.
For a special lunch we will go to the town of Trakai 30 km away from Vilnuis. It used to be a medieval residence of Lithuanian dukes and famous for its old castle surrounded by numerous lakes and karaim community resettled here in 14th century from Crimea peninsula. Incl. Kubinas cooking class. Guided tour to the Trakai castle museum.
Transfer to Kaunas.

Stay overnight in the hotel

Breakfast
Kaunas historically has been the leading centre of Lithuanian economic, academic and cultural life. Walking city tour will help us to learn complicated local history with its numerous occupations and struggle of Lithuanians for their independence. 

Free time in Kaunas city center.
Transfer to Riga with a stop in a fantastic place, which can tell you a lot about Lithuanian vision and philosophy. The Hill of Crosses is supposed to be one of the main Christian sights of Lithuania, though the tradition of sacred hills goes back to the old pagan times.
Stay overnight in the hotel

Breakfast
Latvian capital Riga will inspire you. Gothic architecture of Old district mixed with art Nouveau buildings along stylish boulevards create a unique atmosphere of the city where you always want to come back.
We will have a walking city tour to explore the most important and beautiful spots and get a hint on where to spend an enjoyable free afternoon and evening.
Stay overnight in the hotel

Breakfast
Being close to nature is essential for every Latvian. We will spend a day in Gauja National Park. Sigulda is sometimes called ‘Little Switzerland’ because of its sandstone rocks and numerous caves. We will visit Old Sigulda castle, have a trip on a cable-railway above the forests, have a nice walk in Turaida Natural reserve and climb up on the Tower of Turaida castle with an amazing view and learn the romantic story about the biggest local Gutman’s Cave.

On the way to Tallinn we will have a stop for lunch at one of the local Latvian food restaurants and enjoy fantastic views on the Baltic sea.
Stay overnight in the hotel

Breakfast
Let’s explore Tallinn, the best preserved medieval city in Northern Europe. We will walk around boasting Gothic spires, winding cobblestone streets and enchanting architecture. During the city tour we will show you the most beautiful panoramic views on the Old town, explore some hidden paths and at the end come to a modern Rotermann district to take part in a Marzipan workshop at the most famous Kalev Sweets Mastery.
Stay overnight in the hotel

Breakfast
Free day till train to explore the city.
Transfer to the station, late afternoon train to St. Petersburg, Russia
Border crossing and evening arrival to St. Petersburg.
Optional transfer to the chosen hotel

We will be happy to create a tailor made program for your stay in St. Petersburg and Russia.

Price

Number of people 2 pax 4 pax 6 pax 8 pax 10 pax
Price per person in EUR**
1166 €  766 €  666 € 

577 € 

517 € 

*We offer discounts for groups more than 10 pax. To enquire about group rates, please contact us.

This tour is available all year long and includes:

  • Buffet breakfast
  • Transfer Vilnius  airport-hotel and Tallinn hotel- train station  without  escort guide
  • Transportation on the route Vilnius-Kaunas-Riga-Tallinn  according program
  • Local English speaking guides as per the program
  • Entrance tickets as per the program 

Price doesn’t include:

  • Meals and beverages except mentioned
  • Tips
  • Visa fees
  • Train ticket Tallinn-St. Petersburg

Optional:

  • Kibinas cooking class in  Trakai
  • Kalev Marzipan Workshop in Tallinn