Capitals of the North

This Regional Explorer trip takes in the unique sights of six cities in northern Europe and Russia.

Scandinavia meets Mother Russia on this memorable encounter with fairy-tale cities and imperial capitals. Delve into the history of the Vikings, Hanseatic traders and powerful Russian tsars as you wind your way from Copenhagen to Moscow.

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About this trip

What's included

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14 nights


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19 Meals

14 breakfasts, 5 dinners (including Be My Guest)

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On-trip Transport

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The Trafalgar difference

Connect with Locals

Enjoy an authentic Scandinavian 'Be My Guest' dinner experience in Stockholm. (Day 6)
This is a unique 'Be My Guest' opportunity to meet and chat with the locals over drinks and canapés at the Theatre of Youth in the centre of St. Petersburg. Enjoy a stage performance by the students in one of the beautiful theatre halls. (Day 10)

Dive Into Culture

Admire the impressive collection of artefacts and art collected by Russia's tsars and tsarinas since the mid-18th century. (Day 10)

Make a Difference

The St. Petersburg Theatre of Youth will enlighten you on the institute's work and show you how funds contributed on your behalf are used to promote the theatrical education of St. Petersburg's youth. (Day 10)

Local Specialists

For included sightseeing in Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm, Helsinki, St. Petersburg and Moscow.

Sightseeing highlights

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SMALL GROUP SIGHTSEEING in St. Petersburg, enjoy a guided tour of the Hermitage Museum with a group size of no more than 25 guests

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VISIT Vigeland Sculpture Park in Oslo, the City Hall in Stockholm, the Peter and Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg and St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow

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VIEW the Little Mermaid in Copenhagen, the Finlandia Hall in Helsinki, the Tsar's Winter Palace, Nevsky Prospekt, St. Isaac's Cathedral and the statue of Peter the Great in St. Petersburg and Red Square and the Walls of the Kremlin in Moscow

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SEE Børsen, Christiansborg Palace and Amalienborg Palace in Copenhagen, Akershus, the Royal Palace and the Opera House in Oslo, Storkyrkan, Riddarholmen Church and the Royal Palace in Stockholm, the Sibelius Monument, the Olympic Stadium and the Opera House in Helsinki

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SCENIC CRUISE across the Baltic Sea

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