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Day 8, Tallinn to Riga, Friday

On a walking tour of Tallinn’s Upper and Lower Old Town, visit the

Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

. Next, visit

Toompea Castle

and see

the 14th-century gothic Town Hall. Later, travel to Riga, the capital of

Latvia.

(B, D)

Day 9, in Riga, Saturday

See Riga Castle on the banks of the Daugava River, the magnificent

Dome Cathedral, St. Jacobs Cathedral, St. Peter’s Church, the

Parliament building, Liberty Monument, and the district of Art

Nouveau houses on a morning sightseeing tour. The rest of the day is

free to explore more, shop, or maybe sample Latvian crepes.

(B)

Day 10, to Vilnius, Sunday

Depart this morning for Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania. The balance

of the day is at leisure to begin exploring the city with its interesting

architecture, do some shopping, or go for a walk through the city.

(B,

D)

Day 11, In Vilnius, Monday

Vilnius is located on the confluence of the Neris and Velnele Rivers. In

Old Vilnius, visit baroque

St. Peter and St. Paul’s Church

and striking

St. Anne’s Church

. View Vilnius University, dating back to 1570,

famous Gediminas’ Tower in the Upper Town, and Vilnius Castle. The

afternoon is free to continue exploring, or you may want to join an

optional excursion to the peaceful town of Trakai, beautifully set on

three lakes.

(B)

Day 12, to Warsaw, Tuesday

Drive across the landscapes of Lithuania on your way to the border

with Poland. Then take in the Polish countryside, cities, and towns as

you head to Warsaw, arriving at the day’s end. (B, L, D)

Day 13, in Warsaw, Wednesday

The 700-year-old capital of Poland has been called the “Phoenix

City” because it rose again after being destroyed during World War II.

A tour here starts with a drive along the majestic Royal Route from

Castle Square to Lazienki Park and Palace, the summer residence

of the last king of Poland. Then on to see the Palace of Science and

Culture (known as a “wedding cake”), the Saxon Gardens, Tomb of the

Unknown Soldier, Monument to the Heroes of the Warsaw Ghetto,

and the Barbican. Finally, on a walking tour, see the Old Town, Old

Market Square, and St. John’s Cathedral. The rest of the day is free to

meander through a park, shop, relax, or perhaps attend an optional

late afternoon Chopin concert.

(B)

Day 14, Depart Warsaw, Thursday

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your

departure flight.

(B)

Included Features:

ФФ First class hotels, rooms with private facilities

ФФ Airport arrival and departure transfers

ФФ Breakfast daily, 2 lunches and 7 dinners

ФФ Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach

ФФ High speed train from Moscow to St. Petersburg

ФФ Professional Tour Director throughout

ФФ Luggage handling

ФФ Whisper technology enhanced touring

ФФ Service charges and hotel taxes

Sightseeing Tours Included:

ФФ Moscow

ФФ St. Petersburg

ФФ Tallinn

ФФ Riga

ФФ Vilnius

ФФ Warsaw

Hotels:

ФФ

Moscow:

Marriott Grand (SF)

ФФ

St. Petersburg:

Crowne Plaza Ligovsky (F)/ Radisson Royal (F)

ФФ

Tallinn:

Meriton Grand Conference & Spa Hotel (SF)/ Sokos

Viru (F)

ФФ

Riga:

Radisson Blu Latvija (SF()

ФФ

Vilnius:

Radisson Blu Astoria (SF)

ФФ

Warsaw:

Radisson Blu Centrum (DLX)/ Mercure Centrum (F)

TOUR K982

START DATES:

END DATES:

28-Apr

11-May

12-May

25-May

19-May

01-Jun

26-May

08-Jun

16-Jun

29-Jun

30-Jun

13-Jul

21-Jul

03-Aug

18-Aug

31-Aug

01-Sep

14-Sep

08-Sep

21-Sep

15-Sep

28-Sep

29-Sep

12-Oct

PRICES:

PER PERSON IN TWIN:

$2,898

SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT: $1,078

St. Petersburg

Moscow

Vilnius

Warsaw

Tallin

Riga

BELARUS

UKRAINE

SLOVAKIA

GERMANY

HUNGARY

POLAND

CZECH REPUBLIC

AUSTRIA

FINLAND

ESTONIA

LATVIA

LITHUANIA

RUSSIA

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