20D Moscow to Baltic States, Poland, Prague and Vienna
20 Days from Moscow to Novgorod, St. Petersburg, Tallinn, Riga, Vilnius, Warsaw, Krakow, Prague and Vienna
Explore the splendour of Europe while making friends with the people from around the World.
This tour is on join in basis and you will have chance to share the bus and guide with fellow travelers. The tour will be operated on the fixed dates specified below and be conducted exactly in accordance with the itinerary.
Itinerary Minimum 2 passengers
Day 1, arrive in Moscow, Saturday
After midnight departure to Moscow. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
The rest of the day is free to relax. Welcome dinner this evening.(D)
Day 2, in Moscow, Sunday
Moscow, one of the largest cities in the world, is the symbolic heart and soul of the country. Sightseeing begins at the Red Square, dominated by St. Basil's Cathedral and by the massive red walls of the Kremlin. Visit the Armory Museum, proceed to see the Moscow University and the popular Arbat shopping district. Continue with a drive along the wide boulevards and then stroll through GUM, Russia's largest department store. Rest of the day is at leisure. You may take part in an optional tour by night of Moscow and its subway. (B)
Day 3, to Tver and Novgorod, Monday
After an early breakfast, depart for Tver, an ancient trading port nestled on the banks of the Volga River. The city offers fascinating treasures, including Putevoy Dvorets, built for Catherine II as a resting place on her journeys from Moscow to St. Petersburg. Enjoy a short sightseeing tour of this remarkable city.
End the day in historic Novgorod, founded almost twelve centuries ago. (B, L, D)
Day 4, to St. Petersburg, Tuesday
A morning sightseeing tour of Novgorod starts at the Kremlin with a visit to St. Sophia Cathedral. Then, cross the river via a pedestrian bridge to visit the Yaroslav Court. In the afternoon, travel north to St. Petersburg, the former capital of the Romanov Czars. Upon arrival enjoy a first sightseeing tour of the city starting with the visit of Peter and Paul Fortress, quarter of the City museum and its cathedral, which houses the crypt of the Russian emperors. Next, visit St.Isaac's Cathedral. (B, D)
Day 5, in St. Petersburg, Wednesday
There are not many cities in the world that can match the grace of St. Petersburg. When Peter the Great founded the city in 1703, he hired Europe's best architects, craftsmen and artists to build and decorate it. Spread over 100 islands linked by over 600 bridges, it is often referred to as "Venice of the North". This morning sightseeing tour will feature highlight: the world-famous Hermitage, which houses many treasures from the Czarist era. The rest of the day is free at leisure. An optional tour to visit Petrodvorets, Peter the Great’s Summer Palace, will be available. In the evening you may take part in an optional tour featuring a folklore performance. (B)
Day 6, to Tallinn, Thursday
Journey to Estonia, where your first stop is Narva. Continue to Tallinn, capital of Estonia and situated on the southern coast of the Gulf of Finland. (B, D)
Day 7, to Riga, Friday
On a walking tour of the Upper and Lower Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, visit orthodox Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Next, visit Toompea Castle and see the 14th century gothic Town Hall. This afternoon, on to Riga, the capital of Latvia. (B, D)
Day 8, in Riga, Saturday
During your sightseeing tour, see Riga Castle, the magnificant Dome Cathedral, St. Jacobs Cathedral, St. Peter's Church, the Parliament building, Liberty Monument and the district of Art Nouveau houses. Your afternoon is free. (B)
Day 9, to Vilnius, Sunday
Morning departure for Vilnius, capital of Lithuania. The rest of the day is at leisure. (B, D)
Day 10, in Vilnius, Monday
The city of Vilnius is located on the confluence of the Neris and Velnele Rivers. In Old Vilnius, visit Peter and Paul Church and St.Anna's Church. View Vilnius University, dating back to 1570, Gediminas' Tower in the Upper Town and Vilnius Castle. The afternoon is free or you may take an optional excursion to Trakai. (B)
Day 11, to Warsaw, Tuesday
Cross the border into Poland and reach Warsaw at day's end. (B, L, D)
Day 12, in Warsaw, Wednesday
This 700 year old capital of Poland is a symbol of nationhood and the will to survive against great odds. A sightseeing tour here includes a drive along the famous Royal Route from magnificent Castle Square to Lazienki Park and Palace, summer residence of the last king of Poland. Pass by the Palace of Science and Culture (known as a "wedding cake"), the Saxon Gardens, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Monument to the Heroes of the Warsaw Ghetto and the Barbican. Continue with the walking tour of the Old Town, Old Market Square and St. John's Cathedral. The rest of the day is free for relaxing, shopping, a stroll through the city or an optional late afternoon Chopin concert. (B)
Day 13, to Krakow, Thursday
This morning, journey to Czestochowa, known for the blackened picture of St. Mary in the Yasna Gora Monastery, popularly called the "Black Madonna". In the afternoon, there is time for an optional side trip to one of the most somber memorials of the past, Auschwitz. End your day in Krakow. (B, D)
Day 14, in Krakow, Friday
Your sightseeing tour starts with a visit to the Wawel Hill, viewing the Royal Castle and visiting the Royal Cathedral. Enjoy a walking tour of the Old Town where you will visit the Main Market Square, Renaissance Cloth Hall and St. Mary's Church. The afternoon is free for a stroll around the city.(B)
Day 15, to Prague, Saturday
After a drive through the Polish countryside, cross the borders of Slovakia and Czech Republic. Then, on to Prague, with its Baroque churches, promenades, parks and ancient city walls. (B, D)
Day 16, in Prague, Sunday
Built on the seven hills more than 1000 years ago and situated over both banks of the Vltava river, Prague is one of the most attractive cities in Europe. Your city tour starts with a panoramic drive to the famous Wenceslas Square, the Strahov Stadium and the Castle Square. On a walking tour, visit the Royal Castle of Hradcany, St.Vitus Cathedral, Old Royal Palace, St.George’s Basilica and Golden Lane with Daliborka Tower. Cross the Charles Bridge and walk through the old quarter of Prague to view the Jewish Ghetto, Town Hall and the world famous Astronomical Clock. The balance of the day is free. An optional visit to a cultural performance will be available. (B)
Day 17, to Vienna, Monday
Today's destination is Vienna, the "City of Waltz", and one of Europe's loveliest cities. (B)
Day 18, in Vienna, Tuesday
On your morning sightseeing tour, visit the Hofburg Palace, once the seat of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and view the Belvedere Palace, Prater amusement park, the UN buildings, St. Stephen's Cathedral and other vivid reminders of the city's imperial history. Afternoon is at leisure. Farwell dinner in a local restaurant. (B, D)
Day 19, depart Vienna, Wednesday
Breakfast in hotel.Transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
Afternoon departure to Jakarta. Meals on board.
Day 20, arrival Jakarta, Thursday
Your homebound flight arrives to Jakarta in the afternoon.
End of Tour......
B=Breakfast; L= Lunch; D=Dinner
Moscow: Marriott Grand
Novgorod: Park Inn Veliky Novogorod
St. Petersburg: Holiday Inn
Tallinn: Marriott Grand
Riga: Radisson BLU
Vilnius: Hotel Novotel
Warsaw: Holiday Inn
Krakow: Hotel Novotel Centrum
|MOSCOW TO BALTIC STATES, POLAND, PRAGUE AND VIENNA|
|STARTING DATE||TERMINATION DATE|
|Per person in twin room||USD 4150|
|Single room supplement||USD 1498|
Included Features :
• Air ticket economy class Emirates (B class)
• First class hotels, rooms with private facilities
• Service charges and hotel taxes
• Breakfast daily, 2 lunches and 10 dinners
• Airport transfers
• Touring by modern motor-coach
• Professional English speaking tour director
• Luggage handling
• Professional English speaking tour director throughout
• Headsets will be provided for included sightseeing tours, so you can easily hear your guide’s commentary
Not included :
• Airport Tax & Fuel (USD 88/subject to change)
• Airport Tax Jakarta (IDR 150000)
• Beverages and food not on the regular table d’hote menu
• Tips to Tour Director, tour driver and local city guides
• Optional excursion
• Other expences of personal nature not mentioned in the program
Asvinia Travel Services has right to correct the price with or without prior notice
Hotel it is centrally located between the Garden & Boulevard Ring roads, 1km from the Red Square, the Kremlin, the Bolshoi Theater & the American Embassy. Nearest Station/metro: Mayakovskaya metro station, 300m. Nearest Airport: Sheremetyevo 2 Int'l airport, 32km.
Park Inn Veliky Novgorod****
Situated in a residential area on the banks of the the Volkhov river. Nearest station/metro: Railway station -7km, Bus stop -2min walk. Nearest exhibition centre: Fenix -3km. Nearest airport: LED Airport -180km.
Holiday Inn ****
Holiday Inn St. Petersburg - Moskovskye Vorota in Russia is a modern 4 star hotel with a Congress Centre. It's located in the central part of the city, just 15 minutes away from the historical centre. There is a metro station next to the hotel.
Located at the very heart of the capital, close to the Old Town and the Parliament. Hotel is adjacent to Meriton Grand Hotel Tallinn.
• Place of interest Old Town 0,5 km
• Shopping area Viru Centre 1 km
• Airport TLL 7 km
Radisson BLU Daugava*****
The hotel is located on the south bank of the Daugana River, overlooking the old city, 4min from city center. Nearest Airport: 16 km.
• Place of interest Old City 0,5 km
• Shopping area Old City 0,5 km
• Exhibition centre Kipsala 2 km
• Airport RIX 12 km
Located in the heart of the city, in the historical and business centre. Nearest station/metro: Main railway station -3,5km. Nearest exhibition centre: LITEXPO -8km. Nearest airport: Vilnius Airport -7km.
• Shopping area GEDIMINO 9 0 km
• Place of interest VILNIUS CATHEDRAL 0,5 km
• Airport VNO 7 km
Location:Nearest station/metro: Central Railway station -200m. Nearest airport: Okecie International airport -10km.
• Exhibition centre Palace of Culture and Science 0,1 km
• Shopping area Zlota Street 0,1 km
• Place of interest Historical Old Town 3 km
• Airport WAW 8 km
Novotel Centrum ****
Located in the centre, overlooking the Wawel Royal Castle, walking distance to the Old Town and easy to reach from airport.
• Place of interest Wawel Castle 1 km
• Shopping area Old Town 1 km
• Airport KRK 14 km
Important place or monument close to the hotel: City center - 4km, Prague Castle - 1,5 km, Jewish Town - 4km, The Lesser Town - 3km, The Charles Bridge - 3km. Nearest station/metro: Desvicka - 50m. Nearest exhibition centre: Vystaniste - 8km. Nearest airport: Ruzyne - 8km.
• Place of interest Prague Castle 1,5 km
• Exhibition centre Prague Exhibition Grounds 3 km
• Shopping area City Centre 4 km
• Airport PRG 11 km
The hotel is located 10min from Schonbrunn Palace and 4km from city center. Nearest station/ metro: 50m to Meidling Hauptstrasse. Nearest exhibition centre: 4 km to Wiener Hofburg. Nearest Airport: 28 km to Wien Schwechat.
• Bus station Meidling U4 Centre 0,1 km
• Tube station Meidling Hauptstrasse 0,1 km
• Shopping area Meidling Hauptstrasse 0,2 km
• Place of interest Schoenbrunn Palace 1 km
• Train station West Bahnhof 2 km
• Exhibition centre Hofburg 4 km
• Airport VIE 28 km