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01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea

Experience a kaleidoscope of history, heritage and culture on this luxury cruise to the best of the Baltic, visiting magnificent capital cities full of world-famous museums and art galleries, ornate churches and opulent palaces. Includes return flights from the UK and overseas transfers

Fly Cruise
8 nights from £4595pp

Luxury Holiday
  • Copenhagen
  • Tallinn
  • St Petersburg
  • Uspenski Cathedral, Helsinki
  • Visby
  • Stockholm

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday


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Explore the beautiful and historic capitals of Northern Europe on an exciting voyage through the Baltic Sea to the opulent city of St Petersburg.

Join stylish new ship Le Dumont D’Urville in the colourful Danish capital of Copenhagen and cruise to medieval Tallinn with its UNESCO-listed Old Town full of picturesque architecture. Spend three days in historic St Petersburg, the Venice of the North, with its baroque cathedrals, imperial palaces, suspended bridges, theatres and museums. Cosmopolitan Helsinki’s historic centre sits alongside spectacular modern buildings and the bustling Kallio district teeming with boutiques and restaurants.

Cruise to the old Hanseatic city of Visby and pass through the spectacular fortifications at Dalmans gate into the old town, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Admire rose-adorned cafés and stop for a taste of one of the island’s specialities, saffron pancakes with red berries. Finally call at Sweden’s capital Stockholm, with more than 50 bridges linking the 14 islands of this scenic medieval city with a modern twist.

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Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Copenhagen (Denmark)

Fly from the UK to Copenhagen and embark Le Dumont d'Urville.

Day 2 - At sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 3 - Tallinn (Estonia)

Discover the medieval Old Town of Tallinn, a UNESCO World Heritage Site of cobblestone lanes and magnificent churches. Highlights include the 15th-century apothecary, Russian Orthodox Church, Tall Hermann Tower and the imposing castle. Perhaps enjoy an Estonian folk show as part of an optional excursion.

Days 4-6 - St Petersburg (Russia)

Enjoy a three-day stay in the cultural city of St Petersburg, from where there is the opportunity to visit the Hermitage, one of the world's largest museums, Peterhof Palace with its lavish gardens and majestic fountains, and St Isaac's Cathedral.

Day 7 - Helsinki (Finland)

Helsinki blends traditional and modern architecture with the beauty of nature. The city is home to the famous Rock Church and Sibelius Monument. See Russian onion-domed churches and magnificent Art Nouveau buildings during your time here or perhaps board the local ferry and explore Suomenlinna Island.

Day 8 - Visby (Sweden)

The delightful medieval town of Visby is located on the island of Gotland and is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visby is an important reminder of the Hanseatic League with its relics and cobbled streets. See the spectacular Visby fortifications at Dalmans Gate, Saint Mary's Cathedral with its octagonal steeples and the grand homes of rich merchants.

Day 9 - Stockholm - UK

Disembark Le Dumont d'Urville in Stockholm and transfer to the airport for the return flight to the UK.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 8-night all-inclusive cruise on board Le Dumont d'Urville
  • Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers
  • Open bar including fine wines, champagnes, spirits and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Fine dining in choice of restaurants
  • Welcome Cocktail Reception and Captain’s Farewell Dinner
  • Complimentary unlimited Wi-Fi on board
  • All port and airport taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Optional shore excursions
  • Personal expenses and gratuities
  • Travel insurance

2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • August
    • Aug 7th - Copenhagen to Stockholm - Sailing on: Le Dumont dUrville From: £4595
      Deluxe Staterooms Prestige Staterooms Deluxe Suites Privilege Suites Grand Deluxe Suites Owner Suite
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £4595 Fly-Cruise Package from: £5195 Fly-Cruise Package from: £7495 Fly-Cruise Package from: £10795 Fly-Cruise Package from: £11795 Fly-Cruise Package from: £15495

Price Information

  • A fluid pricing structure is in place and prices can change at any time
Map for Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea