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Baltic Highlights including Vilnius, Riga & Tallinn

Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia

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  • Explore 3 unique countries in just 8 nights on this perfectly paced guided holiday.
  • Stay 2 nights in Vilnius, Lithuania, 3 nights in Riga, Latvia & 3 nights in Tallinn, Estonia.
  • Enjoy a half day guided tour of each city along with leisure time to sightsee at your own pace.
  • Discover one of the most holy sites in Lithuania, the Hill of Crosses, on a full day excursion.
  • Marvel at sandstone cliffs & dense forests on a half day tour to Gauja National Park.
  • Includes 8 nights on a bed and breakfast basis.

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HOW MANY TRAVELLING?
2 Adults

Your Guided Group Holiday To The Baltics

Discover the unique cultures and history of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia with us on our 8-night Baltic Highlights tour. Our tour will begin in Vilnius, Lithuania, where we’ll explore the city’s Jewish heritage and gothic architecture. On our journey to our next destination, Riga, we’ll stop at the Hill of Crosses, one of the most holy sites in Lithuania. In Riga, we’ll visit iconic sights like the House of Blackheads, Powder Tower and the Latvian Academy of Sciences building, a symbol of the Soviet Union era known to locals as "Stalin's Birthday Cake." Finally, we’ll make our way to Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, located on the Gulf of Finland. In Tallinn, we’ll explore the winding streets of Old Town, the best preserved medieval walled city in all of Northern Europe.

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Trip Itinerary

Moderate

Activity Level: Moderate

Day

Travel to Lithuania

Arrive in Vilnius

Visit Lithuania on a guided holiday

Upon arrival in Vilnius, you will be met by our local representative at the airport before being transferred to your hotel. Your guide will share some information about the local region.

Visit Lithuania on a guided holiday

Vilnius

Half Day Walking Tour of Vilnius

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See Stannes Church in Vilnius

After breakfast begin your holiday with a walking tour around Vilnius Old Town, famous for its historic building and Gothic churches. Highlights you will witness include Vilnius Cathedral, Gediminas Tower, St Anne's Church, Vilnius University, the Jewish Quarter, the Bohemian Uzupis District and the Gates of Dawn famed for its image of the Virgin Mary above the only remaining gate from the city's original walls.

See Stannes Church in Vilnius

Visit Trakai Castle

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Visit Trakai Castle in Lithuania

Drive to the picturesque town of Trakai, where a guided tour of the Castle is included. You will have some free time to enjoy the surroundings at your leisure before returning to your hotel.

Visit Trakai Castle in Lithuania

Travel to Latvia

Depart for Riga

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Explore Riga

After breakfast, travel by coach from Vilnius to Riga. There will be stops on route in the Hill of Crosses, one of the most holy sites of Catholic Lithuania, and the Rundale Palace to include a guided tour. On arrival to Riga, you will have the evening to relax and explore the surroundings of your hotel. Total driving time approx. 5 hours

Explore Riga

Riga

Guided City Tour of Riga

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Guided city tour of Riga

After breakfast, your local guide will take you on a tour to view the highlights of this charming city. You will visit the Old Town, the remains of the old city walls and the Dome Cathedral. Next you will visit St. Peter's Church as well as taking in panoramic views of Riga canal, Daugava River and the city skyline. Finally, you will explore the Art Nouveau quarter at the Alberta Street on foot with a visit to the Art Nouveau Museum included.

Guided city tour of Riga

At Leisure

Free Time in Riga

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Riga city tour

You can spend today shopping and sightseeing at your own pace. We would recommend visiting the Central Market where over 1200 vendors peddle their wares daily or visit one of the many galleries or museums throughout the city. Simply walking around the city and stopping in one of the many cafes or bars is a lovely way to spend the day.

Riga city tour

Travel to Estonia

Coach Travel From Riga to Tallinn

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Turaida Museum Reserve Tallinn

Today, you will travel by coach, with your guide, from Riga to Tallinn. En route, you will visit Gauja National Park, Latvia's largest & oldest national park to include a guided visit of the Turaida Museum Reserve. In the afternoon you will also enjoy a stop in the Estonian summer resort of Parnu with some time at leisure, before continuing your scenic drive onwards to Tallinn. Total driving time approx. 5.5 hours

Turaida Museum Reserve Tallinn

Tallinn

Tallinn City Walking Tour

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Explore Tallin city walking tour

Following breakfast, depart by coach to begin your walking tour of Tallinn Old Town. As you stroll through the city you'll see many highlights including Toompea Castle, the Lutheran Dome Church (St Mary's Cathedral), the Church of the Holy Ghost, the Gothic Town Hall and Town Hall Square. You will also pay a visit to St. Nicholas Church with entrance included.

Explore Tallin city walking tour

At Leisure

Free Time in Tallinn

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Visit Tallinn on a guided holiday

You will have today at leisure to explore the city at your own pace. Your guide will be delighted to recommend places to see and visit.

Visit Tallinn on a guided holiday

Return Home

Depart Tallinn, Estonia

Baltic guided group holiday

After breakfast at your hotel, you will have some free time to say goodbye to this charming city. In the afternoon you will be transferred to Tallinn airport for your flight home with guide assistance.

Baltic guided group holiday
* Please note that the order of your excusions on the itinerary above is provisional and subject to change

Customer Reviews

Hotels Available

Riga,  Latvia

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Tallink Hotel Riga is located in the city centre, only a 20 mins walk from the historic old town, giving you easy access to cultural attractions and other amenities. The hotel has a modern design and ...

Tallinn,  Estonia

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Hotel Euroopa is situated in close proximity to the Port of Tallinn, within walking distance of Tallinn city centre. Guests can enjoy the hotel's facilities which include a restaurant, sauna, beauty s ...

Know before you go

Will I be met at the airport?

You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.

Do I need a Visa?

Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements

What if there is an emergency?

We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.

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