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Luxury

Baltic Treasures

11 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULBAL11
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

A gourmet paradise

Experience the culinary highlights of Riga with one of Latvia's famous food bloggers, Signe Meirane.

Discover the nature of Finland

Spend a day in Nuuksio National Park and learn how to cook flamed salmon by open fire.

Old Town of Tallinn

Visit the World Heritage-listed Tallinn Old Town and wander cobblestoned streets while admiring Gothic spires.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Unique cultural experiences in up to 8 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in Vilnius
  • Luxury dining – a total of 18 meals
  • Beer, wine and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on your cruise
  • Expert cruise and tour directors
  • 12 nights luxury land accommodation
  • Transfers, porterage, port charges and gratuities

Map & Itinerary

Europe map EULBAL11 2021
Vilnius to Helsinki

Reverse Trip

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Arrive in Vilnius and be transferred to your hotel. Get to know your APT Tour Director and fellow travellers at a Welcome Reception this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, Vilnius, Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Visit Trakai Island Castle, a stone castle which began construction in the 14th century by Kęstutis, and around 1409 major works were completed by his son, Vytautas the Great. Alternatively, embark on a Soviet exploration, including a visit to the Vilnius TV Tower, the tallest structure in Lithuania. The tower played a major role in 1991, where lives were lost opposing the Soviet military seizing the tower.


Tour Vilnius and discover the Old Town. Later, choose your sightseeing inclusion. Tonight, savour a welcome dinner.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel to Siauliai and stop at the Hill of Crosses, then continue to Riga.

Stay: Two Nights, Riga, Grand Hotel Kempinski

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Explore Riga’s culinary highlights with one of Latvia’s most famous food bloggers. Get to know them over coffee, where they will share with you their passion for Latvian cuisine as they show you around the Central Market.


After your Signature Experience, savour lunch at the Beer Embassy, including a tasting.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Stop in Sigulda to visit to the Turaida Museum Reserve, which houses Turaida Stone Castle. This remarkable monument's construction began in 1214 for Albert of Riga, with its name meaning 'Thor's Garden' in Livonian. Long after being abandoned in 1776, regular archaeological excavations were carried out from 1976, which were followed by restoration and conservation works. To gain first-hand experience, your local expert showing you around the castle was took part in the excavations. Afterwards, see Sigulda's bobsleigh, luge, and skeleton track, before arriving in Cēsis. Tonight's accommodation is special, housed in a former 19th-century villas built for the nobles of Russia, as well as a former miltary hospital built in 1918. The property has since been restored to its former glory and features a spectacular bridge house. Tonight's dining experience is at your hotel's restaurant, serving fine Mediterranean cuisine with a touch of nostalgic Latvian flavours.

Stay: Cēsis, Villa Santa Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Buildings lit up at night in Riga city, Latvia

On your way to Tallinn, Estonia, visit Pärnu, a city known for its 19th-century timber villas and Pärnu Beach.

Stay: Two Nights, Tallinn, Schlössle Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Visit Tallinn’s Raeapteek, one of Europe’s oldest continuously running pharmacies, in business since the 15th century.

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  • Breakfast

Relax as you enjoy a ferry ride across the Baltic Sea to Finland’s Helsinki.

Stay: Three Nights, Helsinki, Hotel Kämp

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  • Breakfast

Enjoy a private guided tour of Helsinki’s best sites. Take an insider’s access to Temppeliaukio, the famous ‘Rock Church’. Built into solid rock, the church’s inner wall has been left unfinished, and is crowned with a solid copper dome. You will also visit the Helsinki Central Library Oodi, and you will feel a sense of awe as you enter this striking modern building. Each floor is designed for a distinct purpose, making it a remarkable concept. Continue to Hakaniemi Market Hall, a 100-year-old building brimming with fresh fish, home-baked bread and delicious pastries. This evening, head to an island for dinner at a local restaurant, offering the freshest seafood with superb views of Helsinki's city skyline.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Closeup of the Finnish flag of white with blue cross, city scape in the background

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

In Nuuksio National Park, you’ll learn how to cook flamed salmon by an open fire, followed by lunch at a Lappish-style teepee. Enjoy wild herb tea accompanied by a Sami singer.


Spend a day in Nuuksio National Park on an authentic encounter.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Transfer to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Everything in walking distance

Stay two night's in the heart of the Latvian city Riga, fantastic proximity to sightseeing highlights.

In the heart of the Old Town

Stay in the Lithuanian capital's Cathedral Square and take in breathtaking views of the Old Town.

Modern stay, medieval setting

Enjoy the cobblestone streets and medieval surrounds of your hotel, as you relax amid the boutique luxury furnishings.

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