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SCANDINAVIA AND RUSSIA

The land of the Vikings, deep fjords and Aurora borealis - Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland - are explored on this fascinating journey. We will enjoy the ancient imperial city of St. Petersburg and also Moscow with its monumental architecture and significant culture.  »  TOURS
SCANDINAVIA AND RUSSIA, JOURNEY FOR 20 DAYS

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Day 1 COPENHAGEN

Arrival at the airport of the Danish capital, Copenhagen, the largest Scandinavian city and transfer to the hotel for accommodation. Rest of the day for your leisure.
 
Day 2 COPENHAGEN
Breakfast at the hotel and departure to city tour of Copenhagen. We will appreciate the Gefion Goddess, the Amalienborg Palace, Queen Margaret's official residence, the famous Little Mermaid statue and Christianborg Palace, former royal family residence and current parliamentary seat. We will pass by the old Stock Exchange building, with its tower formed by the tails of four dragons, the City Hall, the Royal Theater and the beautiful neoclassical building of the Glyptotek. In the afternoon, for those of you who are interested, we can optionally go up to the top of the Round Tower, where you reach a breathtaking panoramic city view. Rest of the day at your leisure.
 
Day 3 COPENHAGEN / AARHUS
Breakfast at the hotel and departure to Jutland, passing through beautiful landscapes. Arrival in Aarhus, the cultural and commercial center of Jutland, where Central Europe joins Scandinavia, and accommodation in the hotel. The afternoon will be  free for your leisure to enjoy you time  in the elegant and well preserved historic district. Overnight in Aarhus.
 
Day 4 AARHUS / HIRSTHALS / KRISTIANSAND / STAVANGER
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Hirsthals, where we will board a ferry to cross the North Sea, to Norway. Arrivel to Kristiansand and continuation along the south coast of Norway with beautiful scenery on the way. Arrival in Stavanger, beautiful city with its active port next to the fjords.
 
Day 5 STAVANGER / BERGEN
Breakfast and continuation of the journey through tunnels, bridges and boat stretches, accompanying the Norwegian coast of the fjords. One of the tunnels under the sea reaches the deepest depths of the world. We will make two quiet and spectacular boat trips. Arrival in Bergen and tour to Mount Flouyen (320 mts above sea level) with a local funicular. From Mount Flouyen you will enjoy the impressive panoramic city view of the city and the Bergen Fjord. In the continuation, a panoramic city tour of Bryggen, a remnant historical complex of great importance that has been devastated several times by fires and which houses many of the city's restaurants, bars, craft shops and museums. The area is listed as UNESCO Cultural Heritage. Overnight at the hotel.
 
Day 6 BERGEN / GUDVANGEN / FLAM / OSLO
Breakfast at the hotel and departure to Oslo. On we way we will enjoy the Norwegian landscape, with beautiful scenery like fjords, glaciers, lakes and forests. Arrival at the Sogner Fjord, the largest of the Norwegian fjords, where we will embark on a magnificent cruise between the towns of Gudvangen and Flam (approx 2 hours) and continuation to Oslo. Arrival to Oslo, which is the cultural, scientific, economic and governmental center of Norway, as well focused on negotiations, banks, industries and navigation. Accommodation and overnight at the hotel.
 
Day 7 OSLO
Breakfast at the hotel and departure for a panoramic city tour which was created in the 11th century, the oldest city in Scandinavia. Founded in 1048 by King Vicking Harald Ardrade is today a rich and elegant city, full of beautiful buildings. You will pass by Parliament, the National Theater, the City Hall, the medieval fortress of Akerhus, the Royal Palace and Frogner Park, with the beautiful and famous sculptures of Gustav Vigeland, depicting different stages of life. There are over 600 statues in bronze and granite depicting from birth to death, with feelings of love, hatred, agony and ecstasy. Afternoon free for your leisure and overnight.
 
OPTIONAL: Visit the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History, 5 km from the center of Oslo. This vast open-air museum contains more than 150 original constructions from more than six centuries of Norwegian history, including a medieval cathedral (stavkirke - a wooden church built during the Middle Ages whose architecture was inspired by the way the Vikings built their ships, houses and halls in the Viking Age) and farms. The buildings are made of wood and have been relocated from various parts of the country and restored. The purpose is to show how people have lived in the last 600 years.
 
Day 8 OSLO - STOCKHOLM
Breakfast and transfer to the train, departure to Stockholm, Sweden. Arrival and transfer to the hotel. After the arrival free time for your leisure to enjoy this magnificent city, with classic and luxurious buildings, where several famous people were born, like the actress Greta Garbo and the film director Ingmar Bergman. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 9 STOCKHOLM
Breakfast at the hotel and departure for the city tour of Stockholm, known as the Queen of Waters for being built on 14 islands joined together. Water is everywhere. We will visit the Historic Center known as Gamla Stan, one of the largest and best preserved medieval centers in Europe, where the city was founded. Gamla Stan has many shops, restaurants and art galleries. We will pass by the beautiful Royal Palace, the City Hall with the Golden Hall, the famous Kungsgatan shopping area and the Swedish Parliament. Stockholm is the largest and most important urban, cultural, political, financial, commercial and administrative center of Sweden since the 13th century. Return to the hotel and rest of the day free for your leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
 
Day 10 STOCKHOLM / TALLINN
Breakfast and departure to visit the Museum of Vasa, the most visited of Scandinavia, a historical themed museum on whose site is displayed the ship Vasa. In the afternoon, transfer to the port to board the ferry to Tallinn, Estonia. Overnight in the boat.

Day 11 TALLINN
Breakfast and panoramic city tour of Tallinn, capital of Estonia. We will pass by Toompea Hill with its Castle (entrance not included) Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Dome Church. We will continue along Rua Pikk until lower part of the city where we will enjoy the Niguliste church, the Church of the Holy Spirit and the old City Hall. Transfer and overnight at the hotel.
 
Day 12 TALLINN / HELSINKI 
Breakfast and transfer to the port for ferry departing to Helsinky, beautiful and modern capital of Finland. Arrival and transfer to hotel. Free time for your leisure.
 
Day 13 HELSINKI
Breakfast in the hotel. Today's highllight will be the city tour of Helsinki with its University, Tuomiokirkko Lutheran Cathedral, Olympic Stadium, 1952 Olympic stage, Parliament, Kauppatori Market and the bustling city pier with its icebreaker boats . In the continuation, we will visit the Church of Temppleliaukio carved in the rock and well-known by its circular plant whose dome is a gigantic spiral of copper wires. Afternoon free for your leisure.

Day 14 HELSINKI / SÃO PETERSBURGO
Breakfast and transfer to the train station. Departure to St Petersburg. Arrival, accommodation at the hotel.
 
Day 15 ARE PETERSBURG
Breakfast and sightseeing tour of St. Petersburg with highlight for Nevsky Prospect, the famous main avenue of the city, the magnificent palace square with the Alexander column in commemoration of Russia's triumph over Napoleon, the Winter Palace, the Arts Square with the Russian Museum, the Smolny Monastery, the Summer Garden and the March Field. We will also pass by the Senate Square with its famous "bronze knight", monument erected in honor of Peter the Great. Later we will visit the fortress of Peter and Paul and its cathedral. The rest of the day will be free for your leisure.
OPTIONAL: boat trip along the canals of St. Petersburg.
 
Day 16 ARE PETERSBURG
Breakfast and departure to visit the Hermitage Museum, former residence of Russian emperors, now one of the largest museums in the world which contains over 3 million works of art, of which about one million are displayed. You will enjoy the architecture of its buildings, both interior and exterior, highlighting the marble floors, wood and mosaics, statues and antique furniture. Afternoon free your leisure, overnight at the hotel.
 
OPTIONAL: visit of the Summer Palace and its gardens, the so-called Peterhof Palace, which is one of the most magnificent palaces and parks in Europe, a complex dating from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Residential area of ​​the Empire of Peter I, this palace is surrounded by extraordinary gardens inspired by Versailles and it was used for official meetings of the emperors.

Day 17 ARE PETERSBURG / MOSCOW
Breakfast and transfer to the train station. Departure to Moscow. Arrival and transfer to hotel for accommodation. 
 
Day 18 MOSCOW
Breakfast and departure for city tour of Moscow, visiting the most famous places of the city. We will visit the Red Square, the Moscow State University, the Bolshoi Theater, the "Olympic" sports complex, etc. We will pass through some of the main avenues such as Tverskaya, Novy Arbat, the Ring of Gardens and the Ring of Boulevards, etc. Return to the hotel and free afternoon. Overnight in the hotel.
 
Day 19 MOSCOW
Breakfast at the hotel and departure to visit the Kremlin. There we will find the Ivanovskaya Square and the cathedrals surrounded by ancient buildings: cathedrals, palaces, bell towers and churches. We will visit some of the cathedrals and learn more about the country's history. We will see the famous  Queen Bell, a huge bell of 200 tons and the largest cannon in the world "The King of Cannons". The afternoon will be free for your leisure and shopping . 
 
Day 20 MOSCOW
Breakfast and at specified time, transfer to the airport of Moscow. Finish of our service.

TOUR PRAGUENSES tfn: +420 777 079 997, www.tour-pragenses.com, email: grupos@tour-pragenses.com 

01 / 01 / 2019

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30 / 05 / 2021

880 days

2500 €

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