Trip Overview

Scandinavia + Helsinki & St. Petersburg

Tour rating: 4.97 / 5, Based on 237 Reviews
Small group tour to Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia

Venture off on an amazing journey and visit entire Scandinavia, and even Russia within one trip. Discover all must-sees from Copenhagen to Helsinki, and then continue to the treasures of Royal St. Petersburg. We take care of all the arrangements while all you have to do is bringing remarkable memories back home.
 

Scandinavia + Helsinki & St. Petersburg

16 days7 cities
DenmarkNorwaySwedenFinlandRussia5 countries
Small group tour to Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia
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$4,998
Tour rating: 4.97 / 5, Based on 237 Reviews

Venture off on an amazing journey and visit entire Scandinavia, and even Russia within one trip. Discover all must-sees from Copenhagen to Helsinki, and then continue to the treasures of Royal St. Petersburg. We take care of all the arrangements while all you have to do is bringing remarkable memories back home.
 

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Day-By-Day

Copenhagen

first destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Copenhagen
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to Copenhagen - the historical "harbor of merchants" and the outstanding capital of Denmark! Your driver meets you at the airport and takes you to the hotel.

Day 2
Exploring Copenhagen Highlights
City tour
City tour
Museum
Museum

After breakfast, you meet your guide and private driver and enjoy a panoramic sightseeing tour* of Copenhagen.

Admiral Hotel, Copenhagen
4

Set on the waterfront, the Admiral Hotel offers fantastic views over the Copenhagen Opera House. It’s located in a historic edifice and provides modern rooms with cable TV, minibars, free Wi-Fi, and safes.

ferry
Copenhagen
Oslo
17 hrs 20 min

Taking a ferry from Copenhagen to the capital of Norway is among the most comfortable ways to travel between the cities. Five restaurants with exquisite food, a casino, wellness area, and a sundeck with several swimming pools are at your service during the ride.

Oslo

second destination
1 day cruising + 1 day in the city
1 night onboard a ferry + 1 night in a hotel
Day 3
Ferry Trip to Oslo
Free day
Free day
Transfer
Transfer

After breakfast, you check out from your hotel in Copenhagen and spend the rest of the morning at leisure or join a carefully planned optional tour. In the afternoon your driver transfers you to the port for a ferry trip to Oslo. You spend this night on board the ferry.

Day 4
Oslo Sightseeing Tour & Visiting the Frogner Park
City tour
City tour
Museum
Museum

After breakfast, you arrive in the fabulous capital of Norway - Oslo.

Clarion Collection Folketeateret, Oslo
4

The hotel Clarion Collection Folketeateret boasts a stylish interior and superb location near the Oslo Central Station right in the heart of the city. All guestrooms come with a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi.

train
Oslo
Flam
4 hrs 40 min + 1 hr

A train ride from Oslo to Flam is one of the highlights of any Norway tour and is known for two things. First, the 20 km (12 mi) long Flam - Myrdal portion called the Flamsbana is the steepest railway in the world. And second, it’s believed to be the most breathtaking route in the entire world. 

 

Flam

third destination
1 day in the city
1 night in a hotel
Day 5
Flamsbana Train Ride Oslo - Flam
Free day
Free day

Following breakfast, you check out from your hotel and are transferred to the train station, where you board a train that takes you to an unforgettable Oslo - Myrdal - Flam rail ride.

Flamsbrygga Hotel, Flam
3

The Flamsbrygga Hotel is a great place to stay during your visit to Flam. It’s located near the Flam train station and offers comfortable rooms, equipped with private bathrooms and everything you need for a comfortable stay.

ship
Flam
Bergen
5 hrs 30 min

Without a doubt, this boat ride along some of the most magnificent sights of Norwegian fjords is something you’ll never forget. One of our local drivers will take you to the port and meet you upon the ferry’s arrival.

Bergen

fourth destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 6
Boat Ride to Bergen
Boat ride
Boat ride

After breakfast, you check out from your hotel and spend the rest of the morning at your leisure. You can join a carefully planned morning optional tour. In the afternoon you take a 5,5-hour express boat trip to Bergen.

Day 7
Visiting Bryggen District & Floibanen Funicular Ride
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast, you meet your guide in the hotel lobby and enjoy a 3-hour walking city tour around the most interesting sights of Bergen and experience a fantastic Floibanen Funicular ride.

Bergen Bors Hotel, Bergen
4

Set right in the heart of Bergen, the Bors Hotel is housed in the historic stock exchange building. During your stay, you are welcome to use the hotel’s bar and the in-house restaurant offering a nice variety of local cuisine.

plane
Bergen
Stockholm
1 hr 50 min

A comfortable plane ride from the second-largest city of Norway to the capital of Sweden is definitely the most time-saving way to travel between the cities. Our local drivers will take you to the airport and meet you when you land.

Stockholm

fifth destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a hotel and 1 night onboard a ferry
Day 8
Flight to Stockholm
Transfer
Transfer
Free day
Free day

Today you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight to the magnificent capital of Sweden - Stockholm.

Day 9
Stockholm Old Town Sightseeing Tour
City tour
City tour

After breakfast, you meet your guide and private driver and enjoy a 3-hour panoramic city tour around the most interesting attractions of Stockholm.

Day 10
Ferry Trip to Helsinki
Transfer
Transfer

After breakfast, you check out from your hotel and spend the rest of the morning at your leisure. In the afternoon your driver transfers you to the port for a ferry trip to Helsinki. You spend this night on board the ferry.

Downtown Camper by Scandic, Stockholm
4

The beautiful Downtown Camper offers to enjoy the on-site gym, sauna, restaurant, and the rooftop bar. Guests are welcome to borrow bikes, bikes, skateboards, and kayaks on the hotel's reception.

ferry
Stockholm
Helsinki
18 hrs

You can’t find a more exciting way to get to Helsinki than spending the night on a ferry, sailing through the Baltic Sea. On board, you can enjoy delicious food and numerous recreation activities, including shopping and relaxing in the spa.

Helsinki

sixth destination
2 days in the city
1 night in a hotel and 1 night onboard a ferry
Day 11
Exploring Helsinki Old Town & Visiting the Rock Church
City tour
City tour

After breakfast, you arrive in the port of Helsinki where you meet your guide and driver who take you on a wonderful panoramic city tour around the most fantastic attractions of Helsinki. After the tour, you are transferred to your centrally located hotel for check-in and have the rest of the day free.

Day 12
Ferry from Helsinki to St. Petersburg
Transfer
Transfer

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and have some free time to explore Helsinki attractions on your own. In the afternoon you are transferred to the port where you board a ferry that takes you to St. Petersburg.

Klaus K Hotel, Helsinki
4

Set right in the center of Helsinki, the Klaus K Hotel boasts fantastic facilities and incredible service. All guestrooms are equipped with LCD TVs, free Wi-Fi, and luxury beds. Guests are invited to have breakfast at the Lounge or to dine in the Restaurant Toscanini.

ferry
Helsinki
Saint Petersburg
13 h

Make your way from the capital of Finland to the Venice of the North - Saint Petersburg, in the most memorable way  - taking a ferry. The overnight cruise will be a real treat, board the ferry in the evening, enjoy dinner with sea views and arrive in Saint Petersburg early in the morning.

Saint Petersburg

seventh destination
4 days in the city
2 nights in a hotel and 1 night onboard a ferry
Day 13
St. Petersburg City Tour
City tour
City tour

In the morning you arrive in the port of St. Petersburg. Your private guide and driver meet you at the port after customs and take you on an amazing panoramic city tour around the most outstanding attractions of St. Petersburg.

Day 14
Visit to the Hermitage Museum & Trip to Peterhof
Museum
Museum
Day tour
Day tour

Following breakfast, you go to the legendary Hermitage Museum. In the second part of the day, you travel to the outskirts of St. Petersburg to explore the former summer residence of Russian tsars - Peterhof.

Day 16
Trip to Pushkin & Ferry Ride to Helsinki
Day tour
Day tour

After breakfast, you check out from your hotel and meet your guide and driver who take you to the outskirts of St. Petersburg to Pushkin (Tsarskoe Selo) to explore the brilliant Catherine's Palace. After the tour, your driver transfers you to the port where you board a ferry that takes you back to Helsinki. You spend this night on board the ferry.

Day 16
Departure from Helsinki
Transfer
Transfer

This is the last day of your amazing Scandinavian-Russian adventure! Upon your arrival in Helsinki, your driver meets you at the port and takes you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

Marriott Courtyard Vasilievsky, St. Petersburg
4

Set in the very heart of St. Petersburg, across the bridge from the beautiful Palace Square, the Marriott Courtyard offers lavish comfort and excellent service. Overlooking the Neva River, the guestrooms are spacious, air-conditioned, and very well fitted, coming with a satellite TV, and a private bathroom.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Copenhagen, Oslo, Flam, Bergen, Stockholm, Helsinki and St. Petersburg;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Dinners according to the itinerary;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Floibanen Funicular round trip;
  • Regular class ferry tickets Copenhagen - Oslo, Stockholm - Helsinki, Helsinki - St. Petersburg and St. Petersburg - Helsinki;
  • Regular class train tickets Oslo - Flam (via Myrdal);
  • Regular class boat tickets Flam - Bergen;
  • Economy class flight tickets Bergen - Stockholm;
  • Large suitcase porterage from Oslo hotel directly to Bergen hotel;
  • Support line during the trip.

Note: Russian visas are not required as there is a 72-hour visa-free regime for the St. Peter Line ferry passengers.

Note: We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Changing of the Royal Guard ceremony at Rosenborg Palace in Copenhagen
  • Journey on the scenic Flamsbana Railway
  • Fjords boat trip from Flam to Bergen
  • Floibanen funicular ride in Bergen
  • Visiting Rock Church in Helsinki
  • Visiting the Hermitage in St. Petersburg
  • Trip to Peterhof & Catherine's Palace

What To Know

  • Scandinavian climate is unpredictable and weather can be quite harsh even during summers.
  • Bringing a water-resistant jacket, umbrella, and some warm clothes is a must.
  • Most of the tours you’re going to have are walking, so make sure to bring convenient walking shoes.
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