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COUNTRIES
Finland | Estonia | Sweden | Norway | Denmark | Germany | Czech Republic | Austria | Slovenia | Slovakia | Hungary

 

KEY HIGHLIGHTS OF YOUR HOLIDAY
• Stay at City Center hotel in Bergen and Tallinn
• Visit to The Stockholm City Hall
• Visit Polar Ship Museum in Oslo
• Drive to Copenhagen across the Famous Öresund Bridge
• Enjoy a Canal Cruise in Copenhagen
• Guided City Tour of Lake Bled with Cruise on Lake Bled
• Enjoy Hungarian Folklore show with local dinner in Budapest
• Take ICE train from Copenhagen to Hamburg (Unique journey).

MEALS
Enjoy a Buffet Breakfast Everyday
Bread, Butter, Jam, Cereal, Milk, Tea, Coffee, Egg, Fruits and Juice

Enjoy Indian / Continental Meals in Scandinavia/Eastern Europe
A Choice of Jain / Vegetarian / Non-Vegetarian Menus

SIGHTSEEING
Enjoy the services of a Friend, Philosopher and Guide (Your Tour Manager).

Finland
• Guided City Tour in Helsinki.
• Visit to Helsinki Cathedral and Uspensky Cathedral in Helsinki.
• Ferry to Tallinn.

Estonia
• Guided City Tour in Tallinn.
• Visit to Alexander Cathedral in Tallinn.
• Overnight Ferry to Stockholm.

Sweden
• Guided City Tour in Stockholm.
• Visit to the Vasa Museum & Royal Palacein Stockholm.
• Visit to The Stockholm City Hall.
• Guided City Tour in Malmo.
• Drive to Copenhagen across the Famous Öresund Bridge.

Norway
• Guided City Tour in Bergen.
• Experience the Fløibanen Funicular Ride in Bergen.
• Enjoy Cruise on the Sognefjord.
• Enjoy Scenic Flamsbana train Ride Myrdal - Flam.
• Guided City Tour in Oslo.
• Visit Vigeland Park in Oslo.
• Visit Polar Ship Museum in Oslo.

Denmark
• Guided City Tour in Copenhagen.
• Visit Carlsberg Brewery.
• Enjoy a Canal Cruise in Copenhagen.
• ICE train from Copenhagen to Hamburg (Unique journey)

Germany
• Guided City Tour in Berlin.
• Visit to the Alexander Platz in Berlin.
• Guided Walking Tour in Dresden.

Czech Republic
• Guided Walking Tour in Prague.

Austria
• Visit to a Salt Mine in Salzburg.
• Guided Walking Tour in Salzburg.
• Guided City Tour in Vienna.
• Visit to Schonbrunn Palace in Vienna.

Slovenia
• Guided City Tour of Lake Bled with Cruise on Lake Bled.

Slovakia
• Guided City Tour in Bratislava.

Hungary
• Guided City Tour in Budapest.
• Visit to the Fisherman’s Bastion in Budapest.
• Evening Cruise on the Danube River in Budapest.
• Enjoy Hungarian Folklore show with local dinner.

Day 1
Arrive into Helsinki
Begin your ‘All of Scandinavia with Eastern Europe’
Tour
Welcome to Helsinki - the capital Finland. On arrival check into your hotel on your own anytime after 1500 hrs.
Overnight at the hotel in Helsinki.
(Dinner)

Day 2
Guided City Tour of Helsinki
Visit to Helsinki Cathedral and Uspensky Cathedral
Ferry to Tallinn
After a buffet breakfast, we check out of the hotel and proceed on a guided city tour of Helsinki. See the important and interesting parts of Helsinki - Presidential Palace, Lutheran Church, Senate Square, Opera House and Sibelius Park. Next, we visit the Helsinki Cathedral & Uspenski Cathedral. Helsinki cathedral is an Evangelic Lutheran church, and for many it is the symbol of Helsinki and the Uspenski Cathedral is a Russian Orthodox cathedral on the Katajanokka
peninsula in Helsinki. It is the largest Orthodox church in western Europe.
Later, we drive to the pier to take a ferry to Tallinn, Estonia’s capital on the Baltic Sea.
Overnight at the hotel in Tallinn.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 3
Guided City Tour of Tallinn
Visit to Alexander Cathedral in Tallinn
Overnight Ferry to Stockholm
After a buffet breakfast, we proceed for a guided city tour of Tallinn. Your journey begins with a drive through the beautiful district of Kadriorg. You will also see the Toompea Hill, Parliament building, Dome Church, St. Nicholas Church, Town Hall Square, St. Catherine´s Passage, Kadriorg Park & Castle.
Next, we Visit the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral which is an orthodox cathedral in the old Town. It was built to a design by Mikhail Preobrazhensky in a typical Russian revival style & is Tallinn’s largest and grandest orthodox cupola cathedral.
Later, we drive to the pier to board the overnight ferry to Stockholm.
Overnight on board the Ferry (Sea View Cabin).
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

 

Day 4
Arrive into Stockholm
Guided City Tour of Stockholm
Visit to the Vasa Museum and Royal Palace
Visit to The Stockholm City Hall
After a buffet breakfast, we disembark and proceed on a guided city tour of Stockholm. Built on 14 Islands, you are never far from the water in Stockholm. See the City Hall, Opera House and Alfred Nobel’s House.
Next, we proceed to visit the famous Vasa Museum - Sweden’s most visited museum enshrining the warship Vasa, sunk inside Stockholm harbour while on her maiden voyage in 1628. The ship was built to the order of the great Vasa king, Gustavus Adolphus, and was the most powerful war galleon.
Later, we visit Royal Palace home of the Swedish royal family. The Palace houses several of the greatest and most interesting sights in Stockholm the Royal Apartments, the Hall of State and much more.
Then, we visit the Stockholm City Hall - one of Sweden’s most famous buildings. The Stockholm City Hall is the venue of the Nobel Prize banquet held on 10th December each year.
Overnight at the hotel in Stockholm.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 5
Flight to Bergen
Guided City Tour of Bergen
Experience the Fløibanen Funicular Ride in
Bergen.
After a buffet breakfast, we check-out of the hotel and drive to the airport for our flight to Bergen. Its city center is situated among a group of mountains known as “De Syv Fjell” and it is the second largest city in Norway. On arrival, we
begin our guided panoramic city tour of Bergen, including a visit to the popular Fish and Flower Market, the famous Bryggen Harbour with its gabled houses, and the old Hanseatic Quarter.
Later, we proceed to The Fløibanen Funicular in Bergen which is one of the most popular attractions in all of Norway. The funicular ride up to the top of Fløyen mountain (320 metres above sea level) takes 5-6 minutes. The ride itself is
spectacular and the views of Bergen only improve the closer you get to the top. There is also a café and restaurant with breathtaking views.
Overnight at the hotel in Bergen.
(Breakfast, Local Lunch, Dinner)

 

Day 6
Drive to Voss
Train from Voss - Myrdal
Enjoy Scenic Flamsbana train Ride Myrdal - Flam
Cruise on Sogenefjord to Gudvangen
Onto Oslo
After a buffet breakfast, we check-out and drive to Voss. On arrival, take train to Myrdal which is surrounded by rivers, mountains, fjord and lakes. We, then transfer you to the Myrdal railway station to board Scenic Flamsbana train to enjoy the most beautiful train journey in the world Myrdal - Flam. This train ride will give you the breathtaking experience of Norway. See the magnificent Kjosfossen Waterfall.
From Flam take a leisurely cruise to Gudvangen and experience one of the most beautiful and popular fjord areas in Norway Upon arrival, soak in the spectacular natural beauty, peace and harmony.
Join your coach and drive to Oslo - located at the end of a 100 kilometre long fjord and surrounded by green hills and a vast forest area. It is also the capital and largest city of Norway.
Overnight at the hotel in Oslo.
(Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 7
Guided City Tour of Oslo
Visit to Vigeland Park
Visit to Polar Ship Museum
After a buffet breakfast, we proceed on a guided panoramic city tour of Oslo. See Parliament Square, National
Galleries, Karl Johan shopping street, Royal Palace and Akershus Castle, The Norwegian Defence Museum and City Hall. Next visit Vigeland Park, where you will see sculpted works of Gustav Vigeland.
Later, we visit the Polar Ship Museum, which houses the most famous Norwegian polarexploration boat of all time, the icebreaker Fram.
Overnight at the hotel in Oslo.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 8
Guided City Tour of Malmo
Drive to Copenhagen across the Famous Öresund
Bridge
After a buffet breakfast, we check-out of the hotel and drive to Copenhagen. En-route we bypass the cities of Gothenburg and Malmo in Sweden. On reaching Sweden’s third largest city Malmo, we proceed on guided panoramic city tour of Malmo city. See Sankt Petri church, Malmo Opera & Music theater, Gustav Adolf square and City hall.
Later, we drive on the Öresund bridge. The 16 km bridge and tunnel links, Malmö with Denmark’s capital Copenhagen. It is situated on the Islands of Zealand and Amager.
Overnight at the hotel in Copenhagen.
(Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 9
Guided City Tour of Copenhagen
Visit to Carlsberg Brewery
Enjoy a Canal Cruise in Copenhagen
After a buffet breakfast, we proceed for a guided panoramic city tour of Copenhagen which reveals impressive sights such as the Renaissance Stock Exchange, Christiansborg Palace, Amalienborg Palace and Danish Parliament. Also see the ‘Little Mermaid’ the national symbol of Denmark, the statue inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s sad fairytale.
Next, we visit the famous Carlsberg Brewery, The 10000 m² Visitors Centre is located within the buildings of the original brewery founded in 1847. Experience the authentic Carlsberg brewery – and learn the fascinating history of Carlsberg and its world famous beer.
Later, enjoy the sights of Copenhagen on your canal cruise.
Overnight at the hotel in Copenhagen.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 10
ICE train from Copenhagen to Hamburg
(Unique journey)
Guided City Tour of Hamburg
Onto Berlin
After a buffet breakfast, we check out and drive to Copenhagen station to board ICE train to Hamburg. Experience the unique journey where train goes inside the ferry to cross the channel.
Upon arrival, proceed on guided city tour of Hamburg. Hamburg is one of the most beautiful cities in Germany. The “Gateway to the World”  as the port city on the Elbe is often referred to  offers its visitors city life pure and simple, with unique experiences in shopping, culture as well as nature. On arrival we proceed for guided city tour where you can see the entire Outer Alster, the historic warehouse complex, the Reeperbahn in the famous red light district, Hamburg’s unique landmark St. Micheal’s church and the new district of Hamburg, the “Hafencity”.
Later driver to Berlin.
Overnight at the hotel in Berlin.
(Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 11
Guided City Tour of Berlin
Visit to the Alexander Platz
Guided Walking Tour of Dresden
After a buffet breakfast, we check-out and proceed on a guided panoramic city tour of Berlin. See the Berlin Wall, the Brandenburg Gatelocated in no-man’s land between East and West Germany, the restored Reichstag - the German Parliament Building. Visit Check-Point Charlie - the former border crossing point between East and West Berlin where Soviet and American tanks stood face to face, after the construction of the wall in 1961. We also drive along the Unter Den Linden Boulevard - Berlin’s most beautiful avenue and pass the State Opera House.
Next, we visit the Alxender Platz, wherein stands the World Time Clock and the Fountain of Friendship.
Later, we travel southwest to Dresden, the old capital of Saxony, Upon arrival, on your guided walking city tour, see the Semper Opera House the only theater in Germany that bears the name of its architect, which was completely destroyed in 1945 and reopened in 1985 after extensive reconstruction. We also see the Frauenkirche, erected between 1726 and 1743, following the   designs of George Bähr. Its characteristic dome, called the “stone bell” owing to its shape, collapsed on February 15th, 1945 under the rain of bombs.
Overnight at the hotel in Dresden.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 12
Onto Prague
Guided Walking Tour of Prague
After a buffet breakfast, we check-out and drive to Prague. On arrival we proceed on a guided walking city tour of Prague. We start our tour from the 1000-year-old Hradcany Castle, the former residence of the Bohemian kings and St. Vitus Cathedral. Walk down from the Palace to Charles Bridge, founded in 1357 by Charles IV. We, also visit the Old Town Square with its Town Hall and Astronomical Clock, one of the outstanding sights of Prague. The dial is poised with three main components: the astronomical dial that displays various astronomical details as well as representing the position of the Sun and Moon in the sky. “The Walk of the Apostles”, showcases the movement of the figures of Twelve Apostles passing along the two windows in every hour of daylight; and a calendar dial that rotates and gives the description of each and every day of the year with an indication of the current date at the top, the medallions with
zodiac signs describing every month.
Overnight at the hotel in Prague.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 13
Onto Salzburg
Visit to a Salt Mine
Guided Walking Tour of Salzburg
After a buffet breakfast, we check out and drive to Salzburg, the fourth-largest city in Austria.
En-route, we visit a Salt mine, where you will get to know about mining history and techniques  after all salt is an indispensable part of our lives. Before entering the mine, you will dress like a miner (protective clothing provided) and then travel by miner’s train into the heart of the mountain. Once inside this remarkable underground world the knowledgeable local miner/guide will amaze you with tales of the history of the salt, how it was mined, transported and used.
Next, we drive to Salzburg and take you on a guided walking tour of this elegant baroque city. Salzburg, full of green hills, romantic gardens and breathtaking valleys, is a picturesque city with small alleys and quaint colorful town homes.
See the birthplace of the legendary Mozart, the Mirabell Palace with its landscaped gardens and the Cathedral in the old town. Stroll along the Aldstadt, which was recently granted World Heritage Status by UNESCO.
Overnight at the hotel in Salzburg.
(Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Local Dinner)

Day 14
Onto Lake Bled
Guided City Tour of Lake Bled with Cruise on
Lake Bled
After a buffet breakfast, we check out and drive to Lake Bled, a lake in the Julian Alps of the Upper Carniolan region of northwestern Slovenia, where it adjoins the town of Bled. On arrival, proceed on an guided tour of Lake Bled with a boat ride on the typical “pletna” boat. Visit the lone Island in the midst of the Lake Bled where the St.Mary’s Church beckons visitors with its bell.
Overnight at the hotel in Bled.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 15
Onto Vienna
Guided City Tour of Vienna
After a buffet breakfast, we check-out and drive to Vienna - capital of Austria. Upon arrival, proceed on a guided panoramic city tour of Vienna. We drive on the Ring Boulevard and see the State Opera House, the Parliament, the City Hall and the Burgtheater. We, also make a photostop at the Hofburg-former winter residence of the Habsburg family and the Belvedere Palace-former summer residence of Prince Eugene.
Overnight at the hotel in Vienna.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 16
Visit to Schonbrunn Palace
Guided City Tour of Bratislava
Onto Budapest
After a buffet breakfast, we check-out and proceed to visit the Schonbrunn Palace (the former summer residence of the Habsburg family). Schönbrunn Palace was not only an imperial residence and the setting for countless festivities, but also a place where famous artists and craftsmen from many different epochs created interiors of great beauty.
Later, drive to Bratislava - the capital of Slovakia. On arrival, we proceed on a guided city tour of Bratislava, where we visit the Old Town, with its Roland Fountain in the square. You have some free time to soak in the atmosphere of this
medieval city, with its side-walk cafes.
Later, we drive to Budapest - capital of Hungary.
Overnight at the hotel in Budapest.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 17
Guided City Tour of Budapest
Visit to the Fisherman’s Bastion
Evening Cruise on Danube River
Enjoy Hungarian Folklore Show
After a buffet breakfast, we proceed on a guided panaromic city tour of Budapest. See the Buda Castle, the Chain Bridge, built upon the request of Count István Széchenyi between 1839 and 1849, the Parliament, Heroes’ Square, the capital’s most spectacular square with the column of the Millennium Memorial, on the top of which archangel Gabriel is holding the Holy Crown and the apostolic double cross and Andrassy Avenue with its outstandingly beautiful Opera House.
Budapest is said to be the only real Danube capital as the river flows right through the middle of the city. The bridges, the Parliament building and the Royal Palace give Budapest an unparalleled atmosphere. Visit Fisherman’s Bastion for
amazing views of the Danube. In the evening, enjoy the views of this beautiful city during a
romantic evening cruise on the Danube.
Later, experience an authentic piece of Hungarian culture at a folk performance in Budapest with music and dancing by one of the best professional folk ensembles in Hungary at the Hungarian Folklore show. Enjoy Local dinner at the show.
Overnight at the hotel in Budapest.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Local Dinner)

Day 18
Return Home with Wonderful Memories
Today, after a continental breakfast your ‘All of Scandinavia with Eastern Europe’ ends as you check out of the hotel. It’s time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope you take back many happy memories of your holiday. We would like you to spare a few minutes of your time to write and tell us how you enjoyed your holiday and any suggestions you may have for the future.
(Breakfast)            

Due to operational reasons, the routing of
this tour may be changed. However all the
sightseeing will remain the same.

18 Days All of Scandinavia with Eastern Europe Tour Price

Adult in Twin

Child with Bed*

Child without Bed**

USD 3,800

USD 2,750

USD 2,450

Single room supplement USD 950 per person.
• *As a 3rd in a triple, a roll away cot may be provided.
• **As a 3rd in a double, no bed or cot will be provided to the child. Person below 12 years will be considered as a Child. • Maximum 3 persons are allowed per room.
• Peak season supplement may be applicable. Kindly check with your Sales Officer for details.

What your Tour Price includes
1. Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar.
2. Services of an SOTC Tour Manager.
3. Meals, coach tours, entrance fees, sightseeing & surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.

What your Tour Price does not include
1. Passport, Visa Charges, Airport & Port Taxes.
2. Cost of your air tickets required to participate in this tour.
3. Porterage, tips, insurance, laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges and all items of personal nature and also food and drinks not forming part of the group menus.
4. Cost of the Suggested Excursions.
5. Any increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in all land arrangement which may come in to effect prior to departure.
6. Mandatory tips of Euro 3 per person per day for Coach drivers, Guides etc.
7. Anything not specifically mentioned in ‘What your Tour Price includes’ box.

Surcharges applicable during Peak and Event periods
Date Range                                                                                  Land


From

To

Single

Twin

Triple

Child with bed / Child no Bed

21 June 2017

10 August 2017

USD 50

USD 50

USD 50

USD 20

Visa Requirements
You must be in possession of a valid Multiple Entry Schengenstatin Visa. The cost of this visa is not included in your package tour price. It would be best to check with your travel agent and the consulates nearest to you for advice and information. Please ensure that your travel documents are ready in time for departure.

Ticketing Requirements
For this tour you would require confirmed air tickets to arrive into Helsinki and depart from Budapest. Internal sector flight Stockholm to Bergen is included in the tour price. It would be advisable to check with your SOTC sales officer or local travel agent for ticketing.

Departure Dates*

 

Month                                                     

Departure dates

April 2017       

27

May 2017                                                                              

4, 11, 18, 25

June 2017                                                                          

1, 8, 15, 22, 29

July 2017                                                                              

6, 13, 20, 27

August 2017                                                                             

10, 17, 24

September 2017                                                                                    

7

*Day 1 as mentioned in your day to day itinerary.

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Hotel / Flights / Itinerary / Route subject to change without notice.

Due to major international events and trade fairs throughout Europe such as Paris Air show, the Motor show, etc the hotels may be blocked out more than 1 year in advance. In view of this, you may have to stay in hotels further away from the cities and the itineraries may have to be altered / amended.