The Nordic Capitals

DAY 1: ARRIVAL COPENHAGEN
Arrival in the airport of Copenhagen. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Phoenix Hotel or similar

DAY 2: COPENHAGEN
Breakfast at the hotel. Start the day with a regular sightseeing tour of Copenhagen. The Copenhagen Panorama and canal tour starts off by bus and continues by boat. The tour includes the changing of the guards at the Amalienborg Royal Palace. The bus passes by the major sights of Copenhagen, for example the magnificent Gefion Fountain, Tivoli, Christiansborg Palace, the Opera and Our Saviour’s Church. Hereafter you will board one of the canal boats for a live-guided tour on the beautiful canals of Copenhagen and explore more of the city. The cruise goes through the picturesque canals of Christianhavn and Frederiksholm where historical buildings are to be enjoyed side by side with more modern architechture. The tour ends in the very heart of Copenhagen – at Gammel Strand which is only a few minutes walk from the main shopping street, Strøget. Departure at 11.00 from the Town Hall Square. Overnight at Phoenix Hotel or similar.

DAY 3: COPENHAGEN – CRUISE TO OSLO
Breakfast at the hotel and day free for optional excursions until 15.00 where you leave the hotel and transfer to the DFDS terminal. At 16.30: Departure for an overnight cruise to Oslo with DFDS Seaways. The ship has a lot to offer with several restaurants, shops and a nightclub. Overnight on board in 2-berth outside cabin.

DAY 4: OSLO
Enjoy a nice breakfast-buffet onboard the ship as it sails through the beautiful Oslo Fjord. Arrival at 09.45 and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Thon Hotel Opera.

DAY 5: OSLO
Breakfast at the hotel. Start the day with a general sightseeing tour of Oslo. During the Oslo Selected Hightslights tour by bus you will see the city centre, the Vigeland Sculpture Park, Holmenkollen Ski Jump and the Viking Ship Museum (duration 3 hours and 45 minutes). Departure at 10.30 from the City Hall. Overnight at Thon Hotel Opera

DAY 6: OSLO – STOCKHOLM
After breakfast at the hotel walk to the train station next to the hotel and take a direct train to the Swedish capital Stockholm. Duration approx. 6 hours. Arrival in Stockholm and walk to the hotel next to the train station. Overnight at Clarion Hotel Sign

DAY 7: STOCKHOLM
Breakfast at the hotel. Start the day with a general sightseeing tour of Stockholm. The Stockholm in a Nutshell tour (2,5 hrs) starts with a coach trip around the city, viewing the best known sites and buildings. After one hour and a half, we transfer to a boat to sail around the royal park of Djurgården and past the most inner archipelago islands. Departure at 10.00 from Gustav Adolfs Torg. Overnight at Clarion Hotel Sign.

DAY 8: STOCKHOLM – CRUISE TO HELSINKI
Breakfast at the hotel and day free for optional excursions until 15.00 where you leave the hotel and transfer to the Viking Line Terminal. At 17.00: Departure for an overnight cruise to Helsinki with Viking Line. The ship has a lot to offer with several restaurants, shops and a nightclub. Overnight on board in 2-berth outside cabin.

DAY 9: HELSINKI
Breakfast on board the ship before arrival in Helsinki at 10.30. Transfer to the hotel. At 13.00: Departure from the Esplanade Park for a Helsinki Audio sightseeing tour (1 hr and 45 min.) The tour shows the most interesting parts of Helsinki: the historical centre, the Presidential Palace, City Hall, The Parliament buildings, Finlandia Hall and the Opera House. There are 2 stops in the tour: One at Sibelius Monument and, when possible, at the Temppeliaukio Church. Overnight at Hotel Seurahuone.

DAY 10: DEPARTURE HELSINKI
Breakfast at the hotel. At the appointed time transfer to the airport for your return flight.