Grand Tour of Scandinavia & St. Petersburg

Guaranteed departure (Copenhagen-St. Petersburg). The Grand tour of Scandinavia & St. Petersburg combines the Scandinavian capitals Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm with the Norwegian fjords, Finland's Helsinki and Russia's St. Petersburg.

Duration

18 days

Transportation

Coach

Season

Summer

Tour Type

Guided

Tour category

Copenhagen Admiral Hotel

Gold

Accommodation at 4 star hotels or at unique properties, like historic hotels or manor houses, selected for their atmosphere.

Outside (seaside) cabin included during overnight cruises.

See Gold accommodation

Services included: 

  • 15 nights accommodation including daily 3-course or buffet dinner (except on day 2 in Copenhagen, day 6 in Bergen and day 12 in Stockholm) and buffet breakfast, in centrally located first class hotels, all rooms with private facilities.
  • Room with fjord view in Ulvik and Balestrand (in main/modern building).
  • 7 lunches on days 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 16 & 17 plus 1 packed lunch on day 15 on the train to St. Petersburg.
  • Overnight cruise Copenhagen - Oslo, incl. accommodation in 2-berth outside cabin with shower/WC, buffet dinner and buffet breakfast on board.
  • Entrance to Tivoli Gardens on day 2.
  • 3-hour guided tours of Copenhagen, Oslo, Helsinki, and 4-hour tour of Stockholm.
  • Visit to the Viking Ship Museum in Oslo.
  • Visit to Stadshuset (City Hall) in Stockholm.
  • Panorama tour of Bergen incl. ride on the Fløibanen Funicular to Mt. Fløyen.
  • Bergen Railway, Voss-Myrdal.
  • Flåm Railway, Myrdal-Flåm.
  • 2-hour hours cruise on Sogn- and Nærøyfjords, and 1-hour cruise on the Geirangerfjord.
  • Excursion by open car to Briksdal Glacier.
  • All domestic ferry crossings in Norway.
  • Overnight cruise Stockholm - Helsinki, incl. accommodation in 2-berth outside cabins with shower/WC, dinner and buffet breakfast on board.
  • Train Helsinki - St. Petersburg, including coach transfers between hotels and railway stations.
  • Complete programme in St. Petersburg, including 3 hours city tour, visit to Peter & Paul Fortress, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, Hermitage Museum/Winter Palace, Pushkin, excursion to Peterhof, all entrances included, 1-hour canal cruise, plus folklore show at Nikolaevsky Palace incl. snacks during intermission and dinner at a local restaurant.
  • Hydrofoil St. Petersburg - Peterhof.
  • Excursion to town of Pushkin incl. visit to Catherine’s Palace.
  • Luggage assistance at all hotels.
  • English speaking tour escort throughout.
  • Transportation by modern deluxe coach with reclining seats and seatbelts etc.
  • Transfers airport/hotel on first and last days to coincide with individual flight times (only included if arriving/departing on the same day as the escorted coach tour starts/ends).
  • Electronic travel documentation, including a detailed travel itinerary and travel vouchers.

Important visa information: Most nationals require a visa to enter Russia. You need to apply for a visa yourself at the Russian embassy in your home country.

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