Day 1: Vilnius. Arrival.
You will fly in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius and will be warmly welcomed at the airport by your English-speaking tour guide. Transfer with a modern coach to the Hotel. Check in and overnight.
Day 2: Vilnius – Trakai – Vilnius
Enjoy the Vilnius sightseeing tour with your guide, which includes visits to the medieval, as well as modern parts of the city. 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. In the afternoon, travel with your guide to Trakai. Trakai was the former medieval capital in the 14th century. The central monument is the Gothic castle, built on the island of Lake “Galve”. Restored in the mid-twentieth century, this red brick castle is unique in Eastern Europe. Travel back to Vilnius in the evening. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 3: Vilnius – Šiauliai – Rundale – Riga
After the breakfast, depart with coach to Riga. En route, visit the Hill of Crosses - an atmospheric place of pilgrimage. Continue to 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 Riga, the capital of Latvia. Overnight stay at the hotel in Riga.
Day 4: Riga
Today you will get to know wonderful capital of Latvia closer. Take a walking tour with your guide through the medieval old town and visit the cathedral, the Large and Small Guild, the Swedish Gate in the old fortress wall and admire the many Art Nouveau buildings. Spend the afternoon at your leisure. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Riga.
Day 5: Riga – “Livonian Switzerland” – Tallinn
Today the journey continues to the green forest and spectacular landscapes of Gauja National Park, often called Livonian Switzerland. 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 and more interesting and breath taking sights. Eventually you will cross the Estonian border and travel further to Tallinn. Check in and overnight stay at the Hotel in Tallinn.
Day 6: Tallinn
During your todays guided tour you will be enchanted by the medieval charm of the Tallinn’s old. Take a walking tour with your guide and visit most important and interesting sights: 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. Spend the evening at your leisure. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Tallinn.
Day 7: Tallinn. Departure
After breakfast transfer to the airport. Farewell with the Baltic States. Departure.
Program changes are possible according to your travel wishes and needs.
Following services are included:
6x accommodation with breakfast in a 3* Star centrally located Hotels
English speaking guide as per itinerary
Entrance fees: Turaida Castle, Rundale Castle, Vilnius University, Trakai Castle
Ride in a modern bus from Vilnius to Tallinn
Price example: from 560 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:
Lunch at a Karaits’ restaurant in Trakai with tasting of their specialty "Kibinai"
Impressive organ concert at the Dome Cathedral in Riga
Optionally you can experience a boat ride on the canal of Riga and get to know the historic centre and the city skyline from the side of the Daugava River
A beer tasting in the brewery “Valmiermuiža” in Latvia
Lunch with tea tasting in the oldest wooden manor “Ungurmuiza”
A quintessential experience - dinner in a medieval restaurant in Tallinn
Add an additional day to the tour for the Lahemaa National Park. Many culture - and nature monuments will delight everyone.
There is so much to see in the Baltics! We look forward to your inquiry!