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Baltic Capitals Tour

Baltic Capitals Tour | Scandinavian American World Tours

Tallinn | Riga | Vilnius

Semi-Escorted: Daily Departures from Tallinn or Vilnius (reverse)
Available All Year Round

The tour embraces all three Baltic countries, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, each of which has its own distinctive cultural tradition and historical heritage. The three capitals are renowned for their charming old town areas, full of architectural gems. The captivating countryside is worth discovering for its quaint towns and unique landscapes. Special attention has been paid to the choice of hotels; they are located in or close to the old parts of the cities. Private transfers and walking tours with local guides are included.

NOTE: This is an independent tour but includes private transfers and local English guides for city tours, as outlined below.


Day 01: Tallinn – Gateway to the Baltics

Arrive in Tallinn Airport or harbor. Meet and greet by your local driver, transfer by private car to your hotel. Overnight at a four- or five-star hotel in the Old City of Tallinn.

Hotel Kreutzwald Tallinn or Hotel Schlossle

Day 02: Tallinn – Toompea Castle Hill

After breakfast you will explore the city’s most important sights on a 3-hour walking tour of the old parts of the city. You have time for a stroll to enjoy the wealth of its medieval architecture. From Toompea Castle Hill, you have a magnificent view over the city and the Baltic Sea. Overnight in Tallinn.

Hotel Kreutzwald Tallinn or Hotel Schlossle

Day 03: Tallinn – Via Baltica – Riga 

After breakfast, you travel for 5 hours by coach along the famous Via Baltica from Tallinn to Riga—the capital of Latvia. In August 1989 the Estonians, Latvians and Lithuanians formed a human chain through all the three countries, and Via Baltica came to symbolize the road to freedom. Arrive in Riga in the afternoon/evening. Overnight at a four- or five-star hotel in the city center.

Hotel Wellington Riga or Hotel Grand Palace

Day 04: Riga – A Lesson of Architectural Styles

After breakfast this morning, a three-hour walking tour introduces you to Riga’s historic sights, which display a wide variety of architectural styles. Overnight in Riga.

Hotel Wellington Riga or Hotel Grand Palace

Day 05: Vilnius

After breakfast this morning, you travel 5 hours by coach to Vilnius, where you’ll stay for 2 nights in a four- or five-star hotel located in the city center.

Hotel Amberton Vilnius or Hotel Imperial

Day 06: Vilnius – Cathedral of Vilnius – Vilnius University – St. Peter and St. Paul’s Church

In the morning after breakfast you’ll get a close view of the monumental sights of Vilnius, all bearing witness to the rich history of the city. They include the Cathedral, the University, which dates back to the 1570’s, and the white church of Saints Peter and Paul. Overnight in Vilnius.

Hotel Amberton Vilnius or Hotel Imperial

Day 07: Vilnius Departure

After breakfast, transfer by private car to Vilnius airport for your flight home.

Additional Information

Price includes:

  • Accommodation in 4*/5* hotels as per your selection in twin-bedded rooms with bath or shower
  • 6 breakfasts
  • Private car with driver; arrival & departure airport or ferry pier transfers, transfers to from central bus stations in Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius in connection with Eurolines Express Coach departure/arrival
  • Tickets for transportation by Deluxe Eurolines Express Coaches for transfers Tallinn – Riga & Riga – Vilnius
  • Option to upgrade transfers Tallinn – Riga, Riga – Vilnius to a private car/driver service add $288 per person or $473 per person including car/driver/guide, based on 2 sharing
  • Local English speaking guide for walking sightseeing tours (3 hours) in Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius
  • Service charges and taxes on included items

NOTE: Price does not include extra activities and sights. An optional ferry can be added from/to Helsinki & Stockholm, plus St. Petersburg tour extensions.

VISA NOTE: Nationals of some countries require a visa for entry to one or all three of the Baltic States. Transfers between the Baltic States are not guided but performed by a driver only, therefore it is of extreme importance that you check what the current visa requirements are at the time of booking.

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Departure Dates and Information
All departures are in USD. Departure is a land-only tour. Tour space is not guaranteed until booked and confirmed.

Child discount available! Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults in extra bed: on request.

Land Only
(4-Star Hotels)

Land Only
(5-Star Hotels)

Shared (2-person) Occupancy, Available Daily All Year Round

$1080 p.p. twin

$1523 p.p. twin

Single Room, Shared services (2-3 persons in your party), Available Daily All Year Round

$1574 single

$2315 single

Single Occupancy, all services on own, Available Daily All Year Round

$1965 single

$2706 single

Tour Information

Tour Type:Independent Tour / Escorted Tour
Price: from $1080
Duration:7 days
Cities Visited:Tallinn - Riga - Vilnius
Departures: All Year Round

Tour Map

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