Day 1: Riga
Arrival in Riga, the Latvian capital. After being greeted by your tour guide, you will be transferred to your centrally located hotel. The way there is already as a small tour that ends in front of the hotel. Check in at Hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 2: Riga – Pärnu – Tallinn (approx. 330 Km)
After breakfast, explore Riga with a local guide. Riga is an old hanseatic city, founded in 1201. Discover the old town, which has 150 historic buildings, scattered throughout a maze of streets, unchanged since the thirteenth century. Old Riga is a protected area with narrow, winding, well restored and interspersed cafes and restaurant areas. Many buildings of Art Nouveau are the hallmark of the city of Riga. After the tour you will travel further to Pärnu. A wide stretch of white sand beach, a magnificent historic town centre, leafy park areas and quiet streets lined with early 20th-century villas sums up Parnu to a tee. The journey continues to Tallinn – the capital of Estonia. Check in to the centrally located Hotel.
Day 3: Tallinn – Gauja National Park (approx. 310 Km)
After breakfast, explore the charming medieval Tallinn with your guide. Walking through the historic old town you will see the magnificent city hall, the cathedral, a well-preserved city walls with towers, the guild houses from the Hanseatic period, Holy Spirit Church, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and many more interesting sights. In the afternoon, the journey continues through the forest landscapes of Estonia to the Gauja National Park, often called Livonian Switzerland. Check in and overnight stay at hotel in Sigulda.
Day 4: Sigulda – Rundale – Vilnius (approx. 380 Km)
Today you will experience the magical scenery of the Gauja National Park. You will visit the Turaida castle, which was built in the 13th century by the Livonian Brothers of the Sword. You will also visit the legendary Gutmans Cave. Lunch will be planned in a cosy, rustic Guest House. The tour continues to the magnificent Rundale Palace - former residence of the Duke of Courland and one of the most amazing Baroque Palaces in Baltic States. In the evening, arrive in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 5: Vilnius – Šiauliai – Riga (approx. 340 Km)
Explore Vilnius with your guide. Vilnius is a baroque capital of Eastern Europe, founded in the 13th century. Sights that you will visit on the tour: the University, the current large Gothic church with Baroque and Renaissance elements, the church of St. Anne, the Cathedral, which separates the old town from the new town, Gediminas hill, which offers breath-taking views of the city, the church of St. Peter and St. Paul and much more. From Vilnius, it goes today further to Siauliai, to the Hill of Crosses - the Christian landmark of Lithuania. Eventually the tour leads through the Lithuanian-Latvian border to Riga. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 6: Riga
Spend the morning at your leisure. Transfer to the Airport. Departure.
Program changes are possible according to your travel wishes and needs.
Following services are included:
5x accommodation with breakfast in a 3* Star centrally located Hotels
English speaking guide as per itinerary
Entrance fees: Turaida Castle, Rundale Castle, Vilnius University
Ride in a modern bus from / to Riga
Price example: from480 EUR* per person in double room.
* The price is calculated for min. 20 participants and for off-season (November-April). Prices for high season (May-October) on request.
This is approximate price. The mandatory price offer will be determined in the context of a specific travel offer – depending on the date, flight possibilities, number of participants and type of accommodation.
Just contact us and let us know your wishes. We will be glad to prepare an offer, suited on your preferences.
Our Tips for your Baltic Tour:
Dinner in a medieval restaurant in Tallinn
Visiting the great market halls Riga (Zeppelin halls) with tasting of Latvian delicacies
Impressive organ concert at the Dome Cathedral
Farewell dinner in a cosy restaurant in Vilnius with Folklore program
Here are just some ideas that could make your trip even more exciting ... If it is not enough, we will gladly offer you some more! Just contact us – together we will make your tour unforgettable.