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Luxury

Baltic Treasures with Russian Waterways

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Trip Code: EUWB23
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Trip Highlights

Discover the nature of Finland

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

A gourmet paradise

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

State Hermitage Without Crowds

Visit the State Hermitage in St Petersburg before it opens for the day and see the Hermitage Peacock Clock Ceremony.

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 15 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in three locations
  • Finest dining - a total of 52 meals
  • Beer, wine and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on your cruise
  • Expert APT Tour and Cruise Directors
  • Return airport transfers and tipping included

Map & Itinerary

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Europe Map EUWB23 2019

Moscow to Vilnius

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

Be met at the airport and transfer to your hotel. This evening, enjoy a Welcome Dinner, accompanied by Russian folklore.

Stay: Moscow, Hotel Baltschug Kempinksi

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  • Dinner

Embark on a tour that includes Red Square and St Basil’s Cathedral. Afterwards, board your river ship.

Stay: 10 Nights, MS Valentina

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Take a guided tour of the Armoury Museum within the walls of the Kremlin, a historic fortified complex that was once the royal residence of the Czars (Tsars).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Discover the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics, located at the base of a 100-metre titanium obelisk. Or explore the Tretyakov Art Gallery.


Choose how to spend your day by selecting your preferred activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

On a guided tour, visit the Kremlin and the Church of St Demetrios on the Blood. Alternatively, you may wish to visit the Hydroelectric Station and Hydropower Engineering Museum.


Dock in the Golden Ring city of Uglich, where you will set off on your chosen experience.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in Yaroslavl, which traces its roots back to the Vikings.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dock in Goritsy and visit the Monastery of St Cyril on the White Lake and its Museum of Icons. Later, cruise the White Lake.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Situated on Lake Onega, Kizhi Island is home to some of Russia’s most amazing wooden architecture. Marvel at the Transfiguration Church, built in 1714 without nails.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After cruising through the night, dock in the village of Mandrogi, teeming with traditional houses.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dock in St Petersburg today. During a tour visit St Isaac’s Cathedral, the Nevsky Prospect and the Peter and Paul Fortress. Travel to Peterhof Palace for a tour.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

At the State Hermitage, experience a special tour before the museum is open for the exclusive Hermitage Peacock Clock Ceremony.

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Delight in a breathtaking private ballet performance at the Hermitage Theatre, one of the oldest theatres in St Petersburg.


Take a Hydrofoil ride to the State Hermitage where an exclusive experience has been arranged.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark for the final time. Tour Catherine Palace. Tonight, enjoy a Farewell Dinner at a local restaurant.

Stay: St Petersburg, Kempinski Hotel Moika 22

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Take the high-speed Allegro train to Helsinki.

Stay: Three Nights, Helsinki, Hotel Kamp

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  • Breakfast

Join your local guide for a tour of Finland’s idyllic capital, including a visit to the Temppeliaukio Rock Church. Savour dinner at a local restaurant.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
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

Relax as you enjoy a ferry ride across the Baltic Sea to Estonia’s Tallinn.

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

On your way to Latvia, visit Pärnu, a city known for its 19th-century timber villas and Pärnu Beach. Later, arrive at your hotel and relax amid the setting of this historic palace.

Stay: Dikli, Hotel Dikli Palace

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  • Dinner

Stop in Sigulda to visit 13th-century Crusader Castle, and Turaida Castle. Arrive in Riga.

Stay: Two Nights, Riga, Grand Hotel Kempinski

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Explore Riga’s highlights with Signe Meirane, one of Latvia’s most famous food bloggers. Begin at Central Market, Europe’s largest market and bazaar. After coffee, continue to Vidzeme Market for lunch.


Today is set aside for an exclusive culinary discovery.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Travel to Siauliai and stop at the Hill of Crosses. Visit Ukmerge, where you’ll visit a famous goat’s cheese farm. Arrive in Vilnius.

Stay: Two Nights, Vilnius, Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square

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  • Breakfast
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Later, visit Trakai Island Castle or explore the Museum of Genocide Victims.


Tour Vilnius and discover the Old Town before you embark on your selection experience.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Transfer to the airport for your flight.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Exterior of the Ms Valentina
Cruise Russia in Style

Take in breathtaking scenery as you glide your way through Russia on our stylish and comfortable river ship

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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

As a family-owned company, we take great pride in treating each and every guest as part of the family