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Scandinavia and Russia

September 13 - September 26, 201814 Days
Rates:
$4,340.00/pax
Minimum of 30 Full Paying Passengers
  • Suggested Itinerary

    Day 1:
    Departure Manila
    Depart Manila, enjoy inflight amenities while onboard heading to Copenhagen.
    Day 2:
    Arrival Copenhagen (D)
    Arrive Copenhagen after Customs and Immigration formalities; proceed for a tour we go down to the Harbor to greet Hans Christian Andersen’s Little Mermaid, sitting wishfully on her rock, then we visit the Queens Christianborg Palace and see the Rosenborg and Amalienborg Palace as well as the Renaissance Stock Exchange. Have a photo stop at Church of our Savior. Transfer at local restaurant for dinner. Afterwards, drive to hotel for check in, dinner, and overnight
    Day 3:
    Copenhagen / Cruise overnight – Oslo (BD)
    After breakfast at the hotel, tour to North Zealand for a visit to Frederiksborg Castle which was built as a Royal residence of King Christian IV, and is now known as the Museum of National History. The castle is the largest Renaissance Palace in Scandinavia. Have a panoramic view of Kron Borg Castle before heading to DFDS port for your ferry cruise going to Oslo.
    Day 4:
    Oslo (BD)
    Breakfast on board then arrival Oslo; start the day with a tour to Viking Ships Museum, this museum displays the large Viking Ships Oseberg, Gokstad, and Tune as well as founds from the chief grave at Borre in the Vestfold district. Visit also the Vigeland Sculpture Park. We will visit Cathedral and rest will be free or some time for shopping. Transfer to restaurant and then to hotel for check in and overnight.
    Day 5:
    Oslo / Stockholm (BD)
    After breakfast board your private motor coach and bid farewell to Norway as we make our way to Stockholm, a spacious city with free lined boulevards, green parks, and museum. Rest of the day for leisure, dinner at local restaurant then check in at hotel and overnight.
    Day 6:
    Stockholm (BD)
    After breakfast, tour to visit Skansen, the first open-air museum and zoo in Sweden and is located on the island Djurgården in Stockholm, Sweden. And then visit to the Vasa Ship Museum. Visit the City Hall (venue of the annual “Nobel Prize”) and the Royal Palace. If time permits we will visit the Gustav Adolfs Torg. Transfer to restaurant for dinner and then to hotel for check in and overnight.
    Day 7:
    Stockholm / Cruise overnight – Helsinki (BD)
    Breakfast at the hotel, rest will be for leisure or last minute shopping. Check out of the hotel. Later transfer to the ferry terminal where you’ll board for an overnight Ferry ride to Finland’s Capital Helsinki.
    Day 8:
    Helsinki (BD)
    After breakfast on board, check out and disembark. Proceed for a sightseeing tour in the most important and interesting parts of Helsinki, such as the historical center and the diplomatic quarters including Senate Square, the Parliament
    Building, Sibelius Park, and a stop at the Sibelius Monument and Temppeliaukio Church. Rest will be free for leisure. Dinner at local restaurant, check in at hotel.
    Day 9:
    Helsinki / St. Petersburg (BD)
    Early morning transfer to the train station and board your 2ND CLASS TRAIN to St. Petersburg, Russia. Upon arrival, proceed for sightseeing of the city. Drive along Nevsky Prospect and see the St. Isaac's Cathedral and the Peter and Paul Fortress, the original citadel of St. Petersburg.
    Day 10:
    St. Petersburg (BD)
    Your tour includes the Czar's Winter Pal-ace, formerly the residence of the Czars and now the home of the world-famous HERMITAGE MUSEUM where entrance is included, see the world's largest and most valuable collections. Then we proceed to PETROD-VORETS (Peter's Palace) also known as the 'Russian Versailles' and the Summer Palace of Peter the Great which was used for a period of 200 years for official ceremonies, sumptuous feasts, and formal reception. Visit the Grand Palace and see the numerous fountains, beautiful cascades, and marble statues of gods and heroes.
    Day 11:
    St. Petersburg / Moscow (BD)
    Morning visit to PUSHKIN, the home of Russia's last czar, and visit the gorgeous gold and blue architecture of the magnificent CATHERINE PALACE named for Catherine I, the wife of Peter the Great. After lunch, transfer to station and take a hi-speed train to Moscow. Check in to your hotel upon arrival.
    Day 12:
    Moscow (BD)
    Your sightseeing tour will include a visit to KREMLIN and the Cathedrals, namely the Assumption, Annunciation, Archangel, Deposition, and the 12 Apostles Cathedral. Visit the ARMORY CHAMBER and the RED SQUARE
    and see Lenin's Mausoleum, visit ST. BASIL'S CATHEDRAL and some free time for shopping at the Gum Department Store.
    Day 13:
    Departure Moscow (B)
    Visit to the Underground Metro and see the magnificent murals adorning the stations, and a photo stop at Moscow University. Later, departure transfer to airport for flight back to Manila.
    Day 14:
    Arrival Manila
    Home Sweet Home.
  • Terms & Conditions

    • Non-Refundable / Non-Transferable deposit of USD 500.00 pp upon booking
    • Full Cancellation will be applied to any cancellation made 3weeks before departure
    • Minimum of 30 full paying adult passengers to run the program

    Exclusions:

    • Schengen and Russia Visa Fee
    • Airline Taxes
    • Tips for the Guide & Driver
    • Lunches and other meals not specified
    • Beverages during meals
    • Porterage at airports, port, train station
  • Package Inclusion

    • Roundtrip Airfare on Economy Class
    • Hotel accommodation on Twin Sharing Room at First class Hotels
    • Cruise from Copenhagen to Oslo
    • Cruise from Stockholm to Helsinki
    • High-speed Train from Helsinki to St. Petersburg
    • Hi- Speed Train from St. Petersburg to Moscow
    • Meals (Daily Buffet Breakfast & Dinner at Hotels or local Restaurant)
    • Modern A/C bus for sightseeing
    • English speaking license guide during tours
    • Applicable entrance fees to all sights and museums per itinerary
    • Personalized luggage tag
    • Travel kit
    • Hotel Porter
  • Suggested Itinerary

    Day 1:
    Departure Manila
    Depart Manila, enjoy inflight amenities while onboard heading to Copenhagen.
    Day 2:
    Arrival Copenhagen (D)
    Arrive Copenhagen after Customs and Immigration formalities; proceed for a tour we go down to the Harbor to greet Hans Christian Andersen’s Little Mermaid, sitting wishfully on her rock, then we visit the Queens Christianborg Palace and see the Rosenborg and Amalienborg Palace as well as the Renaissance Stock Exchange. Have a photo stop at Church of our Savior. Transfer at local restaurant for dinner. Afterwards, drive to hotel for check in, dinner, and overnight
    Day 3:
    Copenhagen / Cruise overnight – Oslo (BD)
    After breakfast at the hotel, tour to North Zealand for a visit to Frederiksborg Castle which was built as a Royal residence of King Christian IV, and is now known as the Museum of National History. The castle is the largest Renaissance Palace in Scandinavia. Have a panoramic view of Kron Borg Castle before heading to DFDS port for your ferry cruise going to Oslo.
    Day 4:
    Oslo (BD)
    Breakfast on board then arrival Oslo; start the day with a tour to Viking Ships Museum, this museum displays the large Viking Ships Oseberg, Gokstad, and Tune as well as founds from the chief grave at Borre in the Vestfold district. Visit also the Vigeland Sculpture Park. We will visit Cathedral and rest will be free or some time for shopping. Transfer to restaurant and then to hotel for check in and overnight.
    Day 5:
    Oslo / Stockholm (BD)
    After breakfast board your private motor coach and bid farewell to Norway as we make our way to Stockholm, a spacious city with free lined boulevards, green parks, and museum. Rest of the day for leisure, dinner at local restaurant then check in at hotel and overnight.
    Day 6:
    Stockholm (BD)
    After breakfast, tour to visit Skansen, the first open-air museum and zoo in Sweden and is located on the island Djurgården in Stockholm, Sweden. And then visit to the Vasa Ship Museum. Visit the City Hall (venue of the annual “Nobel Prize”) and the Royal Palace. If time permits we will visit the Gustav Adolfs Torg. Transfer to restaurant for dinner and then to hotel for check in and overnight.
    Day 7:
    Stockholm / Cruise overnight – Helsinki (BD)
    Breakfast at the hotel, rest will be for leisure or last minute shopping. Check out of the hotel. Later transfer to the ferry terminal where you’ll board for an overnight Ferry ride to Finland’s Capital Helsinki.
    Day 8:
    Helsinki (BD)
    After breakfast on board, check out and disembark. Proceed for a sightseeing tour in the most important and interesting parts of Helsinki, such as the historical center and the diplomatic quarters including Senate Square, the Parliament
    Building, Sibelius Park, and a stop at the Sibelius Monument and Temppeliaukio Church. Rest will be free for leisure. Dinner at local restaurant, check in at hotel.
    Day 9:
    Helsinki / St. Petersburg (BD)
    Early morning transfer to the train station and board your 2ND CLASS TRAIN to St. Petersburg, Russia. Upon arrival, proceed for sightseeing of the city. Drive along Nevsky Prospect and see the St. Isaac's Cathedral and the Peter and Paul Fortress, the original citadel of St. Petersburg.
    Day 10:
    St. Petersburg (BD)
    Your tour includes the Czar's Winter Pal-ace, formerly the residence of the Czars and now the home of the world-famous HERMITAGE MUSEUM where entrance is included, see the world's largest and most valuable collections. Then we proceed to PETROD-VORETS (Peter's Palace) also known as the 'Russian Versailles' and the Summer Palace of Peter the Great which was used for a period of 200 years for official ceremonies, sumptuous feasts, and formal reception. Visit the Grand Palace and see the numerous fountains, beautiful cascades, and marble statues of gods and heroes.
    Day 11:
    St. Petersburg / Moscow (BD)
    Morning visit to PUSHKIN, the home of Russia's last czar, and visit the gorgeous gold and blue architecture of the magnificent CATHERINE PALACE named for Catherine I, the wife of Peter the Great. After lunch, transfer to station and take a hi-speed train to Moscow. Check in to your hotel upon arrival.
    Day 12:
    Moscow (BD)
    Your sightseeing tour will include a visit to KREMLIN and the Cathedrals, namely the Assumption, Annunciation, Archangel, Deposition, and the 12 Apostles Cathedral. Visit the ARMORY CHAMBER and the RED SQUARE
    and see Lenin's Mausoleum, visit ST. BASIL'S CATHEDRAL and some free time for shopping at the Gum Department Store.
    Day 13:
    Departure Moscow (B)
    Visit to the Underground Metro and see the magnificent murals adorning the stations, and a photo stop at Moscow University. Later, departure transfer to airport for flight back to Manila.
    Day 14:
    Arrival Manila
    Home Sweet Home.