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Luxury

Russian Waterways with Helsinki

16 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EUWH16
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in eight destinations
  • Luxury dining – a total of 40 meals plus beer, wine and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on your cruise
  • Five nights luxury land accommodation

  • 10 nights on a stylish river ship
  • Expert cruise director
  • On a special before-hours visit to the State Hermitage Museum, take in the exclusive Hermitage Peacock Clock Ceremony
  • Enjoy a special private ballet performance at the Hermitage Theatre

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EUWH16 2020
Moscow 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™

Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options

Be met at the airport and transfer to your hotel. This evening, enjoy a welcome dinner with Russian folklore entertainment.

Stay: Moscow, Hotel Baltschug Kempinksi

Daily :
  • Dinner

Enjoy a guided exploration of Red Square and St Basil’s Cathedral. Later, perhaps tour a Cold War bunker or enjoy free time before exploring some of Moscow’s Metro stations. Later, board your river ship.

Stay: 10 Nights, MS Valentina

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Close up of colourful turrets on top of a building, Moscow

Tour the Armoury Museum and venture inside the walls of the Kremlin, a fortified complex that was once the royal residence of the Tsars.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE ™

Perhaps gain an insight into the history of space exploration with a visit to the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics, Alternatively, you can explore Tretyakov Art Gallery.


Choose your activity today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE ™

On a tour of Uglich, visit the Kremlin and the Church of St Demetrios on the Blood. Or visit the Hydropower Engineering Museum.


Set out on your preferred experience.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in Yaroslavl and set out on a fascinating sightseeing exploration.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Visit the Monastery of St Cyril on the White Lake and its Museum of Icons. Alternatively, take a walking tour of Goritsy, including a visit to a local school. Later, cruise the White Lake.


Dock in Goritsy and choose your preferred activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Ornate onion domed spies of the orthodox church in Goritsy, Russia

Situated on Lake Onega, Kizhi Island is home to the Transfiguration Church, built in 1714 without a single nail.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dock in the village of Mandrogi, teeming with traditional houses.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Board a Hydrofoil and travel to Peterhof Palace for a guided tour. After lunch, see St Isaac’s Cathedral and the Nevsky Prospect then visit the Peter & Paul Fortress.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Experience a special tour before the museum is open to the public for the exclusive Hermitage Peacock Clock Ceremony.

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Later this evening, attend a private ballet performance at the iconic Hermitage Theatre.


Take a Hydrofoil ride to the State Hermitage. Here, enjoy a special experience. We have an exceptional evening planned for you tonight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
View across rooftops of a city, Russia

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Perhaps tour Catherine Palace or visit the Fabergé Museum.


Disembark for the final time today in St Petersburg and set out on your chosen activity. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner at a local restaurant.

Stay: St Petersburg, Kempinski Hotel Moika 22

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Take the high-speed Allegro train to Helsinki.

Stay: Three Nights, Helsinki, Hotel Kämp

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Set out on a guided tour of Helsinki’s best sites. Explore Temppeliaukio, the famous ‘Rock Church’, visit the Helsinki Central Library Oodi and wander through the 100-year-old Hakaniemi Market Hall. This evening, head to an island for dinner at a local restaurant.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Spend a day in stunning Nuuksio National Park. Visit the Haltia nature centre then head to a reindeer farm, where you’ll have the opportunity to feed the friendly reindeer.


After this morning’s Signature Experience, enjoy afternoon tea in a Lappish style kota hut.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Transfer to the airport for your flight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

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