Cruise – Capital Cities of The Baltic

We’ll be visiting five diverse cities in five different countries aboard Braemar, including three magnificent Baltic capitals, you’ll experience cultural discovery at its finest on this enriching 13-night adventure. You can delight in Copenhagen’s palaces, monuments and beautiful waterfront; indulge in an authentic Finnish sauna experience in Helsinki; and delve into Tallinn’s fairytale-esque Old Town. Elsewhere, savour world-famous sights and an unforgettable night at the Russian ballet in St Petersburg; and in Germany, visit charming Travemünde before sailing the size-restricted Kiel Canal.

Date

01/06/2020 - 14/06/2020

Cruise - Capital Cities of The Baltic

About this excursion

From £1799 per person

Join us on this wonderful 13 night cruise on Fred Olsen’s Braemar.

Your price includes: Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, 5-course à la carte dinner, late night buffet & self-service tea & coffee • Varied daytime activities • Lectures & talks • Swimming pools, Jacuzzis & gym • Choice of live evening entertainment • at least 2 formal nights

Your holiday also includes:

  • Coach transfers to and from the port of Southampton
  • Group drinks party on board

Itinerary

Experience cultural discovery at its finest as you visit five incredible cities in five different countries – including three magnificent Baltic capitals – in less than two weeks. With iconic attractions appearing at every turn,Itinerary map from opulent palaces to world-famous ballet, you’re in for an enriching 13-night adventure filled with highlights.

Visits to a trio of captivating capital cities are sure to provide some of the most memorable sights and experiences on this immersive, in-depth exploration of the Baltic.

In Denmark, the delights of cosmopolitan Copenhagen await.

The colourful, 17th century Nyhavn waterfront district, Little Mermaid statue and legendary Tivoli Gardens are within easy reach of Braemar’s central docking location.

Elsewhere, Rosenburg Castle and the impressive Christiansborg and Amalienborg palaces represent Copenhagen’s rich Royal heritage. Enticing Helsinki is yours to explore, with its insightful galleries and museums, Art Nouveau architecture and unique attractions such as the Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

Visiting the Finnish capital affords an opportunity to relax and breathe in the invigorating steam of a traditional smoke sauna too, for an altogether authentic experience.

There’s also Estonia’s fairytale-esque capital, Tallinn. With a day to wander the city’s cobbled streets, you could delight in the medieval structures of the UNESCO-listed Old Town, the striking Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and Kadriorg Palace. Show less

 Your exciting journey of Baltic discovery takes you to the stunning Russian city of St Petersburg too, for an overnight stay to savour. Sailing the picturesque River Neva will present you with views of glorious, golden-domed structures, before two days in the ‘Jewel in the Baltic Crown’ allows ample time to take in its collection of world-famous landmarks. Star attractions include Peterhof Palace, the Church of Our Saviour on the Spilled Blood and St. Isaacs Cathedral: a guided walking tour is the best way to see them all.

Don’t miss the Hermitage and Faberge Museum too; and, for a very special cultural experience, the chance to see, hear and feel the emotion of an evening at the Russian ballet.

Finally, a full day in the seaside resort of Travemünde offers rich rewards, whether you take the opportunity to visit traditional German shops, markets and cafés found merely walking distance from your ship’s gangway; or perhaps venture further afield on a tour to UNESCO-listed Lübeck, a 12th century gem boasting over 1000 fascinating historical sites. Upon departure from Travemünde, scenic cruising of the size-restricted Kiel Canal rounds off your holiday in unforgettable style.

Cabins

  • Interior Twin Room from – £1799pp
  • Oceanview Twin Room – from £2149pp
  • Balcony – from £3449
  • Single Cabins from £3099
    • However Fred Olsen are giving us a reduced sole occupancy offer of 50% on selected twin cabins in H, E and B grades, so we should have some good deals for you.

If you would like to book for this cruise please call Janet on 01908 676742. Alternatively you can call Fred Olsen’s Reservations Team directly on 01473 742424 – quoting Cruise M2014 and our Group Account Code GRP0071. They will be able to assist you with cabin availability.

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