UNIQUE EXPERIENCE OF BALTICS

VILNIUS-TRAKAI-DZUKIJA REGION-PANEMUNES CASTLES-MINGE-KLAIPĖDA-KURŠIŲ NERIJA-ŠIAULIAI-RUNDALE-RIGA-STOCKHOLM

Why this tour?

  • 3 Baltic countries deeply only in 8 days;
  • Various program balance not to get boried: towns, villages and breathtaking landscapes;
  • Diversity of transport types: bus, ferry.
  • Accomodation in excelent 4* hotels;
  • Welcome meeting with special gifts for you;
  • 6 lunch/dinners/degustation in authentic atmosphere;
  • SPA time for relax with 1 included procedure;
  • Entrances to the objects;
  • Service of your country laguage speaking guide on all tours;
  • Service of 1st class motor coaches and A class cabin in a ferry;

Day 1: Arrival to Vilnius. Transfer to the hotel.  Welcome meeting. Accommodation in 4* hotel.

Day 2: Morning city tour of Vilnius includes the Historical Old Town with Vilnius Cathedral and its square, the complex of Vilnius University, Pilies street with historical and architectural monuments dating back to 16-18th century, Gothic corner of Vilnius with St. Anne’s and Bernardine churches, the former Town Hall square, the Dawn/Aušros Gate with a miraculous icon of Virgin Mary, 17th century Baroque church of St. Peter and Paul where inside everything is in white color.

Afternoon tour to Trakai with lunch degustating traditional cuisine of Karaites. Trakai is the ancient capital of Lithuania located 28 km from Vilnius. This place is famous of beautiful 14-15th castle surrounded by lakes. There will be a possibility to sail a boat. Dinner in television tower with spectacular view to nocturnal Vilnius. Accommodation in Vilnius 4* hotel.

Day 3: Departure from Vilnius to Dzūkija region for SPA relax. En route you will have a cheese degustation, beautiful mound hills and panoramic towers to see the view of Dzukija region. Spectacular photos are guaranteed! Late afternoon time for relaxation in Dzukija, the capital of mineral waters in Lithuania. Free time for SPA in a hotel. Accommodation in 4* hotel.

Day 4: Departure Dzukija for Klaipeda and Kursiu Nerija. The route goes all the time by Nemunas river and it makes all time to feel like seing Travel channel. You will see faboulous castles and palaces. In the afternoon arrival to Minges village to have traditional fishermen lunch and then sailing a boat to Kursiu Nerija/Curonian Split that are included in UNESCO heritage. The Curonian Spit is a 98 km long, thin, curved sand-dune spit that separates the Curonian Lagoon from the Baltic Sea coast. All the way you will see old type authentic fishermen houses. Tour in Nida and Juodkrante – little fishermen villages and very popular holiday destination for Lituhuanians and foreigners. Late afternoon excursion in Klaipeda. Accommodation in 4* hotel in Klaipeda.

Day 5: Departure to Riga with en route stops at the Hill of Crosses, a unique place of national pilgrimage, and after crossing the border of Latvia, the impressive Baroque Rundale Palace created by the Italian architect B. Rastrelli. Close to Rundale you will try traditional Latvian cuisine in the farmstead. Late afternoon arrival in Riga, the capital of Latvia. Romantic dinner in the medieval Latvian restaurant of 13th century, where everything is lightened only by candles.Accommodation in 4* hotel.

Day 6: A morning walking tour of the Old Town of Riga features it’s most famous architectural monuments: 13th century St. Peter’s Church, St. George’s Church, St. John’s Church, 14th century Riga Castle, Big and Small Guild houses, medieval dwelling houses “Three Brothers” and the Dome Square with its famous Dome Cathedral boasting one of the biggest organs in Europe. Brief view of Jugend style quarter in Riga visiting Art Nouveau Museum. The building was constructed in 1903 as Latvian architect K. Pēkšēns private house. The building has a spiral staircase with ornamental ceiling paintings. This Art Nouveau staircase is among the most impressive not only in Riga but also the whole of Europe. Ladies will be able try Art Nouveau hats and to feel the spirit of the beginning of 20th century. Late afternoon leaving Riga with ferry for Stockholm. Night in a ferry.

Day 7: Arrival in Stockholm. Elegant and spectacular Stockholm, also known as the “Baltic Venice”. Across the city, world-class museums and galleries provoking to come inside, harbouring everything from glittering Viking treasures and an ill-fated warship, to Abba props and contemporary art. You will visit marvelous City Hall and Vasa museum. Free afternoon for souvenirs and relaxation. Accommodation in the 4* hotel in Stockholm.

Day 8: Departure to Italy. Transfer to the airport.

 Included in the price:

  • Accommodation in 4 star hotels with breakfast;
  • Welcome meeting with a glass of wine and little gifts for tourists;
  • 6 lunch/dinners/degustation in authentic atmosphere;
  • 1 SPA procedure in Dzukija SPA hotel;
  • Local English or any language you need speaking guide services as per program
  • Entrance fees (Vilnius University, Trakai Castle, Rundale Palace, Art Nouveau museum, City Hall in Stockholm and Vasa museum);
  • Boat tickets Minge-Nida;
  • Ferry tickets Riga-Stockholm;
  • Transportation services along the route;
  • Arrival and departure transfers;
  • Information package.

Not included:

  • Insurance;
  • Flight tickets.
  • Extra meal and drinks.

Total km during all tour in 8 days – ~1300 km + sailing distance ~500 km.