Best of the Baltics

13 Day Expedition Cruise from Stockholm to Copenhagen with APT

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on APT's 13 Day Best of the Baltics. Delve into the wonders of the Baltics as you cruise along the Baltic Sea. Discover the charms of Tallinn, Riga & St Petersburg.

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Per Person ($AU)
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Expedition Cruise Starts In
Starts In
Stockholm
Expedition Cruise Ends In
Ends In
Copenhagen
Trip Budget
Budget
Premium
Expedition Cruise Ship
Ship Type
Expedition Cruise Ship
Cruise
Trip Style
Cruise
Scenic / Cultural
Trip Style
Scenic / Cultural
Countries Explored:
Sweden, Finland, Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Denmark
Trip Operated By:
APT
APT
343 Reviews
Trip Reviews:
No Reviews
Trip Code:
NOBHSC13

Itinerary

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1 Arrive Stockholm, Embark Ship
Stretched across 14 islands linked by bridges, Stockholm is the perfect place to start our expedition. We meet you on arrival and welcome you on board your ship. Your first night begins as it should, with sparkling and a relaxed dinner. Stay 12 Nights: MS Hebridean Sky (D)
2 Stockholm
Your first full day in the Swedish capital begins with a tour around the Old Town. Discover the medieval Royal Palace and visit the Vasa Museum, home to the 17th-century warship which sunk on her maiden voyage. This afternoon, spend some time visiting Stockholm City Hall, a 1920s architectural landmark which dominates the city's waterfront. (B/L/D)
3 Helsinki
After skirting the coast of Finland, your ship arrives at Helsinki. Choose your sightseeing in Helsinki. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • You'll have the opportunity to experience the city, including a visit to Senate Square, the Rock Church and the Sibelius Monument or Suomenlinna, a World Heritage-listed fortress that is scattered across six islands.
4 St Petersburg
Two days have been put aside for your St Petersburg discovery, and for good reason; the city is filled with incredible landmarks. You'll begin at the State Hermitage Museum then head to Catherine Palace where a walk through the adjoining gardens provides a welcome breather. Later, a Signature Experience awaits. (B/L/D)

Signature Experiences:
  • A highlight of the day is a private Russian ballet performance at the theatre within the Hermitage Museum.
5 St Petersburg
Thankfully, our ship has remained docked in St Petersburg overnight so not only will you wake up to the gilded domes, you will also have plenty more time to explore. Head to Peter and Paul Cathedral and onto the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood before spending a relaxed afternoon at Peterhof Palace and Park. Often described as the ‘Russian Versailles', the series of palaces and leafy gardens, with their glittering fountains, is a haven in contrast to the Soviet-era buildings of St Petersburg. (B/L/D)
6 Tallinn
By mid-morning you'll arrive in the Estonian capital. With over 1,000 years of history at your feet, there's no shortage of sights here. Choose how you'd like to explore. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Visit Dome Hill, the Cathedral of Saint Mary the Virgin, the Rotermann Quarter and Freedom Square. Otherwise, take a gentle stroll with your expedition team to get your bearings. Some of you might even like to pedal through the city on a fun discovery by bicycle.
7 Pärnu
In the rarely visited harbour city of Pärnu, choose your sightseeing adventure. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Join a guided tour to visit the Pärnu Museum before strolling about the old town. Or, drop in at a Nordic cider mill and truffle workshop to learn about the production process before having the delicious opportunity to sample the cider, and try your hand at making the truffles yourself.
8 Rīga
You're sure to enjoy your day in the Latvian capital. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Lose yourself around the cobblestone lanes and Art Nouveau architecture within Riga's historic centre and perhaps climb to the observation platform at St Peter's Church for the best views of the city. There's also the option to explore the city by boat from along its network of canals.
9 Visby
The largest of Sweden's outlying islands, Gotland, is your destination today. How will you explore? (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Choose to wander through the ancient walled town of Visby. Here, you'll see the wall's defensive tower, the Kruttornet, and stroll through the botanical gardens. Alternatively, spend the afternoon at a farm, where you'll get an idea of how the local people live.
10 Gdańsk
You'll reach Polish shores today, with a stop at the old Hanseatic port of Gdańsk. Enjoy a choice of sightseeing here. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • You might slip into a kayak and paddle around the canals. Or, keep dry with a wander through the Old Quarter, past Solidarity Square and into the main area of the town.
11 Christiansø Island, Bornholm Island
On Christiansø Island, choose your sightseeing. Afterwards, discover the once popular holiday destination, Bornholm Island, well known as a foodie's paradise, fuelled by its wild and sustainable ingredients. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • On Christiansø Island, be ready to explore by choosing one of three guided walks.
Signature Experiences:
  • On Bornholm Island, taste your way across the island, nibbling classic but delicious Nordic fare as well as some more contemporary offerings.
12 Copenhagen
With a full day in the cool Danish capital, begin exploring with a city tour. Visit the famous sculpture of the Little Mermaid, commemorating the fairytale written by Hans Christian Andersen. Continue to Amalienborg Palace and the famous Tivoli Gardens. Tonight, share a special farewell dinner with fellow guests on board your ship. (B/L/D)
13 Disembark Ship, Depart Copenhagen
With our ship in dock at Copenhagen, the time has come to depart. We say goodbye and transfer you to the airport. (B)

APT Inclusions

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Journey Highlights
  • Attend a private ballet performance at St Petersburg's iconic Hermitage Theatre
  • Taste local produce on Bornholm Island, known for its Danish gastronomy
Trip Inclusions
  • Experiences in 11 destinations
  • Freedom of Choice Inclusions in seven locations
  • Expert APT expedition leader and team
  • Return airport transfers, porterage and gratuities
Included Meals
  • Locally inspired dining - a total of 35 meals and a wide range of onboard beverages
Accommodation
  • 12 nights on the small ship, the MS Hebridean Sky
Trip Notes
  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Moderate Zodiac Activity – This tour includes occasional use of Zodiacs for sightseeing and accessing some ports
  • Prices are for cruise, land and rail only, flights not included

Deck Plans

Standard Suite Forward
Standard Suite
Amundsen Deck (Level 1)

Cabin Types

Standard Suite
Standard Suite  Standard Suite Layout  
  • Standard Suite, 226 sq. ft/ 21 sq. m
  • Large portholes
  • All suites feature outside views and feature elegant ensuite
  • A hairdryer, plush bathrobe, slippers and designer toiletries are also provided.
  • Flat screen television with inbuilt DVD/CD player and a telephone
  • Enjoy the convenience of a mini-fridge, individual climate control and bottled water provided daily

Prices & Dates

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Friday 16 Jul 2021 Wednesday 28 Jul 2021 15,495 per person 582 per person 14,913 per person Enquire
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Cabin Upgrades

Optional cabin upgrades. Upgrades priced per person.

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MS Hebridean Sky
Base Cabin  (Prices Shown) $ 0
Standard Suite $ 400
Superior Suite $ 1,800
Premium Suite $ 2,600
Corner Suite $ 3,500
Deluxe Balcony Suite $ 4,000
Owners Balcony Suite $ 4,300
Hebridean Suite $ 6,400

Note: Upgrade prices shown are per person. Upgrade prices can vary depending on the departure date & the month of travel. Your Global Journeys Travel Advisor will confirm and include the upgrade price in your quote.

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