Around the Baltic States 6 days

6-DAYS TRIP (VILNIUS - RIGA - TALLINN)


We invite you to take part in a trip which will show you the various Baltic States. The trip begins in Vilnius and will lead us through all three Baltic States to the final point of our route, the city of Tallinn. There will be no lack of fine landscapes, castles and wonderful city sights during the trip. All you see will acquaint you with the history and culture of this region.

  


Day 1
Arrival in Vilnius. Meeting at the airport with our English-speaking guide. 2-hours sightseeing tour around the city. Accommodation at the hotel LIETUVA, dinner. Leisure time.

Day 2
Breakfast (9.00-10.00) . Walking tour in the old city (10.00-13.00) : Gates of Dawn, St. Casimir's Church, Dominiconu Street and Dominican Church, Vilnius University Ensemble (founded 1579), St. Anne's and Bernardine's churches, Cathedral Square, Gediminas castle. Excursion to the museum of the Higher Castle ( Gediminas Castle tower: models of the former Castle ensemble, armour, ancient coins etc). Leisure time for lunch (13.00-14.00).

Excursion to the ancient capital town of Lithuania, the town on water - Trakai . Visiting the museum of history in the Island Castle (15.00-17.00) . Dinner. Overnight at LIETUVA hotel.

Day 3
After breakfast leaving for Latvia (9.30) . Excursion to the Rundale Palace, designed by the famous architect Rasrtelli (12.00-13.00) . Lunch-time (13.00-14.00). Arrival in Riga and short sightseeing tour around the city (15.00-16.00). Accommodation at the hotel 3*.

Dinner and leisure time in LIDO recreation Centre (18.00-21.00) .

Day 4
Walking tour in the Old Town (10.00-13.00) : the Gun Powder Tower, the Dome cathedral, Riga Castle, buildings of the Big and Small guild, St. Jacob's church, medieval apartment houses "Three brothers " . Visiting the House of Black-headed and the viewing platform of St. Peter's Church. Lunch-time (13.00-14.00) . Visiting the aqua-park LIVU - the biggest water attraction park in Northern Europe (15.00-19.00 ). Dinner.

Day 5
Departure for Tallinn (9.30). Lunch in the mansion-house Saku nearby Tallinn (13.00-14.00). Sightseeing tour around the city: medieval walls and towers of the Old City, the Tallinn port, Catherine's Palace, the Song Festivals Arena, a monument "Mermaid", Olympic center "Pirita", Pirita Convent, the television tower, National library and art gallery (14.30-16.00). Accommodation and dinner in the hotel TAANILINNA ( Danish Town). Evening in the Opera and ballet theatre  (19.00-22.00)

Day 6
Discovering the Tallinn's Old Town: walls and towers of medieval Tallinn, Town Hall Square, Toompea Castle, St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, the Cathedral of St. Mary the Virgin ( Dome Church), the viewing platform, St. Catherine's Walk, St. Holy Ghost Church, St. Virgin`s Tower, St. Dominican Monastery. Visiting Oleviste Church or Niguliste Church (10.00-13.00) . Lunch-time. Transfer to the train terminal (16.00).