b"SWEDEN FINLANDHelsinki 2 SCANDINAVIA AND RUSSIA 3YOUR ITINERARY Stockholm 2 Tallinn 2 St Petersburg1Days 1-3 - London, Bremen and Copenhagen Copenhagen 2After meeting at London St Pancras, we board the Eurostar to Brussels.2 Malm 1 RigaWe change trains, continuing to Bremen for the night. On Day 2, weFROMBREMENtake the high-speed service to Copenhagen, travelling via Hamburg,1 1 Lubeckwhere we stay for two nights. We enjoy a sightseeing tour of the Danish1 TO COLOGNEcapital on Day 3 before cruising through the colourful canal area of Nyhavn. Breaking for lunch, we sample a Danish delicacy, smorrebrod.Nights in hotel Nights on ship Coach ShipThese tasty open sandwiches are made using traditional rye bread andFirst Class Rail Second Class Railcome with a variety of fillings, including fish, beef, and egg. TOUR HIGHLIGHTSDays 4-5 - StockholmWe catch the high-speed train to Stockholm, passing over the scenicGuided tours of Copenhagen, resund Bridge along the way. Checking into our hotel for two nights,Stockholm, Riga, Helsinki, Tallinn we begin exploring on Day 5 with a guided coach tour of the city,and St Petersburg. visiting Gamla Stan, Stockholms oldest attraction and one of the bestEnjoy a smorrebord sandwich preserved medieval city centres in the world. in Copenhagen and visit St Days 6-8 - Riga Petersburgs museums.Following a free day, this evening we board our ferry for the overnightWHAT'S INCLUDEDsailing to Riga. We dock in Riga early on Day 7, disembarking and transferring to our hotel for two nights. The rest of the day is spent admiring the citys main attractions. We enjoy a walking tour thatUK Tour Manager throughoutbrings to life Rigas 900-year-old history ahead of dinner at Rozengrals,First and Standard Class a medieval style banqueting hall with a menu that features modernrail travel and a flight from St versions of Eastern European classics. Day 8 is free.Petersburg to London Heathrow Days 9-10 - Tallinn via Helsinki (fly return)We travel by coach along the Gulf of Riga to the Estonian capital ofAll rail, coach and ferry transfersTallinn for two nights. On arrival we enjoy a guided tour that includesComplimentary Luggage Service the Dome Church, the Town Hall Square and Toompea Castle - Estoniasexcept where highlightedseat of power. We enjoy dinner tonight at the Peppersack Restaurant, a historic experience in the heart of Tallinns Old Town. Day 10 is free.16/14 nights 4 and 5-Star hotel accommodation (rail/Days 11-12 - Helsinki fly return), 1 night in a 2-berth Taking the ferry from Tallinn, we sail to Helsinki, our base for the nextcabin Stockholm-Riga and 1 two nights. Heading out on a guided tour on arrival, a coach takes us tonight in a 2-berth cabin Helsinki-many of the Finnish capitals main attractions before a vintage tram rideTravemnde (rail return)to see the sights from a time-honoured vantage point. Day 12 is free. 31/25 meals including 18/15 Days 13-15 - St Petersburg breakfasts, 1 lunch and 12/9 We catch the train to St Petersburg, where we stay for three nights.dinners (rail/fly return)On arrival, we visit the Hermitage, one of the worlds most famousAll tour excursionsmuseums. Day 14 includes a guided city tour that takes us to St Isaacs Cathedral, with its iconic gold domes, the lavish Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, Nevsky Prospect and Peterhof Palace. On Day 15,REGIONAL INBOUND FLIGHT AVAILABLEwe immerse ourselves in Russian traditions with visits to the colourfulto Manchester from 50 per person.Faberg Museum and the nearby Vodka Museum, with a tasting. Days 16-17 - Helsinki or London 2022 DEPARTURES FLY OPTIONOur fly return tour ends today, with airport transfers for your flight home. If you are returning to the UK by rail, we board the train fromJun 23 3,695 Aug 4 3,695St Petersburg back to Helsinki, continuing to the port for our overnightJul 21 3,695 Sep 1 3,595ferry crossing to Travemnde in Germany. Arriving on Day 17, we2022 DEPARTURES RAIL OPTIONdisembark for the night.Days 18-19 - Cologne and London Jun 23 4,295 Aug 4 4,395Travelling by coach to Hamburg, we board the train to Cologne for anJul 21 4,395 Sep 1 4,195overnight stay. On Day 19, we journey by rail to Brussels and board theTour Code: BEG| per person based on 2 Eurostar to London St Pancras.sharing. Deposit from 660 per person. Supplement for solo travellers from 1,295 (rail Please note your luggage will travel with you between Helsinki and St Petersburg, ratheroption) or 1,195 (fly option). For the latest than via our luggage service. guidance on entry requirements, please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-adviceCall us on 01904 521990 or visit GreatRail.com for more details 29"