Tour of the Baltics, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland. You will step back in time touring UNESCO World Heritage Sites, exploring the Baltic Regions Medieval towns all such special places in our world!
A wonderful 11 day trip going November 2-12, 2015.
The trip costs $2,492 ppdboc with round trip airfare on Lufthansa with all taxes and fuel surcharge included. The round trip air is leaving from JFK to Tallinn, Estonia and returning from Krakow, Poland to JFK. There are 9 nights in First Class Hotels with Hotel porterage, English Speaking Assistants at airports, all transfers and sightseeing per itinerary in deluxe motorcoach, and 12 meals: 9 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 2 dinners. Included are Half Day Guided City Tours of Tallinn, Riga, Vilnius, Warsaw and Krakow with visits to so many wonderful places with English speaking guides.
We start with Tallinn, Estonia, located on the Gulf of Finland a site founded in the 12th century and has been under the rule of Denmark, Sweden, Germany as well as Russia. Riga is the capital of Latvia, situated at the mouth of the Dougava River. Riga is a beautiful historic city on the Baltic Coast named the “Little Paris of the North.” Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania and one of the oldest and largest Baltic cities. Warsaw on the banks of the Vistula River is the capital city of Poland and was rebuilt after World War ll including a charming very “old” looking Old Town. Krakow was the former residence of the Polish kings. The old town of Krakow is like a miniature Prague with it’s lively Market Square, brick tower, Royal Castle and Cathedral. There are 2 optional tours offered; the Open Air Ethnographic Museum, and a Tour to the Wieliczka Salt Mines.
There is an optional 3 night Extension to Berlin November 12-15, 2015. Included in the Berlin Extension is a transfer, by a short flight with Berlin Air, with taxes and fuel surcharges all included. Three nights in first class hotel, round trip group transfer to and from hotel with English speaking assistant. A half day guided tour of Berlin with entrance to Charlottenburg Old Palace and breakfast daily, except day of arrival. The price of the Optional Berlin Extension is $730 per person sharing. Berlin has 2 optional tours offered; the Potsdam excursion and the Dresden Excursion. Fly home from Berlin to JFK on Lufthansa Air.
Join us on this trip to an interesting part of the world to explore, learn about, and experience for yourself. Included in the price is a $50 donation to support the programs at the NYS Museum. To find out more details and sign up for this trip stop by the New York State Museum’s front lobby desk to pick up a flier or download the PDF. Sign up deadline is July 23, 2015 and a $400 deposit is required to hold your spot. Space is limited and these trips can fill up fast so do not delay.