NEW YEAR IN THE BALTICS
STOCKHOLM – NEW YEAR MINI-CRUISE - TALLINN
Come and enjoy the Scandinavian atmosphere during a weekend combining a mini cruise in the Baltic Sea and discovery of two particularly beautiful and fun capital cities:
Stockholm, elegant and dotted with islets and green parks. Take the time to visit the medieval Gamla Stan, with narrow streets lined with stalls; the Town Hall and its high square tower offers a panoramic view of the city; the Royal Castle rich in historical memories; the battleship Vasa, rescued after a stay of more than 300 years in the port; Skansen, the open-air museum of popular arts and traditions ...
Tallinn, capital of Estonia. Throughout its whole history, Tallinn had a lot of influence from other countries; such as Denmark, Germany, Sweden and Russia; which had created an interessant atmosphere. In this time of the year, you can discover the beautiful Christmas Markets, where you can easily find the handmade decorations from the craftsmen and local merchants specialized on every type of handmade objects.
DAY 1 STOCKHOLM
Arrival to Stockholm and transfer on your own to your hotel.
(Private transfer can be pre-booked in advance).
Discover this elegant capital dotted with islets, green parks and tree-lined squares. This "city on the water" is home to remarkable old houses, vestiges of its past. Gamla Stan, the medieval old town with quiet plots and winding streets, is full of craft stalls, art galleries, antique shops and second-hand bookstores. Kungliga Slottet, the Royal Palace built in 1690 and 1754, very rich in historical memories. Stadshuset. The City Hall, built on stilts, houses sumptuously furnished rooms.
Overnight with breakfast
Clarion Amaranten hotel or similar – classic package
Scandic Grand Central hotel or similar – premium package
DAY 2 STOCKHOLM - OVERNIGHT NEW YEARS CRUISE - TALLINN
DAY 3 TALLINN
Buffet breakfast on board.
At 10:30 a.m .: Cruise arrives to Tallinn.
Transfer to the hotel in the city on your own.
Visit the Estonian capital on your own:
Christmas Markets. You will find them at the City Hall Main Square which has a fairytale medieval atmosphere. You will find all kind of handmade products made by craftsmen and local merchants.
Vanalinn. It preserves the features of an authentic medieval town with old merchant houses and storages. Here, you can find Raekoja Platz (City Hall Square).
Alexander Nevski Cathedral. It was built after a design from Mijail Preobrazhensky with a typical Russian style, between 1894 and 1900, while the country was part of the Russian Imperial.
Overnight with breakfast
Hestia Euroopa hotel or similar – classic package
Swissotel or similar – premium package
Buffet breakfast at your hotel.
Transfer from the hotel to the port not included.
At 3:15pm: Latest time to check-in for at the Tallink Silja Terminal line.
At 3:45 pm: Boarding.
At 4:45 pm: Cruise departs Stockholm into the Baltic Sea through beautiful archipelagos.
For your night on board we can propose multiple attractions:
- Gala dinner at the restaurant offering Nordic specialties.
- Welcome bars.
- Tax Free Stores.
- Internation shows and Entertainment
Let yourself be carried away by the atmosphere of romance and joy before returning to your cabin.
Overnight on board of a cruise with breakfast
B-class, inside cabins – classic package
A-class, outside cabins – premium package
DAY 6 FAREWELL
Breakfast in the hotel.
Morning at leisure. Take a last stroll around the city or hurry to buy some last minute souvenirs.
Transfer on your own to the airport (private transfer can be pre-booked in advance).
End of our services
See you again in Scandinavia, Iceland & The Baltics
Included in the package
· 2 overnights in the mentioned hotels or similar
· 2 breakfasts at the hotels
· 1 overnight on board of a cruise from Stockholm to Tallinn (B-class, inside cabins)
· Gala (NEW YEAR'S) buffet, incl. white and red wine, beer, soft drinks, tea and coffee
Not included in the package
· Airport transfers
· Lunches & Dinners
· Personal Expenses
· Luggage Handling