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TRAVEL TO THE BALTICS AND POLAND with PAT TOURS

CLASSIC BALTICS AND POLAND - 2017

12 days/11 nights
Tallinn - Riga - Vilnius - Warsaw - Czestochowa - Krakow

Starts in Tallinn on::

April 29 - May 9

May 13- May 23

May 27 - June 6

June 24 - July 4

July 8 - July 18

July 29 - August 8

August 26 - September 5

September 9 - September 19

September 16 - September 26

September 23 - October 3

September 30 - October 10

October 7 - October 17

October 14 - october 24

TOUR COST - Prices effective if booked by December 16, 2016::

$1,499 dbl

Single room rates on request

Airfare not included.


TOUR COST INCLUDE:

- 10 nights accommodations in 4 star hotels

- Meals as specified.

- Arrival and departure transfers

- Sightseeing tours as specified

- Entrance fees to sites listed in tour program

- Motor coach transportation between countries

- English speaking guide

- Baggage handling of one suitcase per person

- Taxes and information package

* Prices subject to change at any time

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On Friday depart U.S.A. for Tallinn, Estonia.
2nd Day/Sat -TALLINN. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel (optional). Check-in at the hotel. Time to unpack and relax. This evening enjoy a welcome dinner and orientation. (D).
3rd Day/Sun -TALLINN. Our morning city tour of Tallinn, begins with a drive along the park of Kadriorg, the Song Festival grounds and the ruins of the 15th century Brigit's convent in Pirita. We continue on a walking tour, visiting the Old Town of Tallinn - an example of gothic architecture in the Baltic and Nordic countries. The tour includes Toompea Castle fortifications, the Gothic Town Hall (14th century) and the Russian Orthodox Cathedral of Alexander Nevskij (19th century). (B, D)
4th Day/Mon -TALLINN -RIGA. This morning we depart for Riga, the capital of Latvia, situated at the mouth of the Dougave River. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. (B, D)
5th Day/Tue - RIGA. Start the day with a city tour of Riga, visiting medieval Hanseatic town, Riga castle, St. Jacob's Cathedral and the Liberty Monument. Afternoon at leisure or you can take an optional excursion to an Open Air Ethnographic Museum. (B)
6th Day/Wed - RIGA -VILNIUS.This morning our motorcoach heads for Vilnius, capital of Lithuania for more than 600 years. Enjoy the scenic countryside along the way. Arrival in Vilnius, check-in at the hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure to rest, explore Vilnus on your own or take an optional tour of the KGB Museum. (B, D)
7th Day/Thu -VILNIUS. Today we will spend discovering this amazing city. Our tour includes: St. Peter and Paul's Church, Cathedral Square, St. Ann and Bernardine Church, the Gates of Dawn with a holy image of the Virgin Mary, Russian Orthodox Church of the Holy Spirit, Town Hall Square and Vilnius University (founded in 1579) with St. John's church. In the afternoon an optional excursion to Trakai Castle located 16 miles from Vilnius. This14th century Castle is beautifully situated on a small island in the lake Galve. For ages it served as a defensive structure and residence of Lithuanian Grand Dukes. (B)
8th Day/Fri -VILNIUS-WARSAW After breakfast we depart Lithuania and cross the border into Poland. We continue our journey toWarsaw, admiring the scenery along the way. Balance of the day at leisure. (B,L,D)
9th Day/Sat -WARSAW. This morning, we introduce you to the highlights of Warsaw. Drive along the beautifully renovated Royal Route with its historical monuments, pass by the Palace of Science and Culture, the Saxon Gardens, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Monument to the Heroes of the Warsaw Getto and the Barbican. We continue with a walking tour of the Old Town, beautifully rebuilt after World War II with impressive Royal Castle, seat of Polish kings, the Old Market Square with fashionable shops and cozy cafes and St. John's Cathedral. This evening, is at leisure, relax or take a musical journey through the world famous compositions of Frederic Chopin, at an optional piano recital. (B)
10th Day/Sun -WARSAW-Czestochowa-KRAKOW .This morning we journey south to the medieval city of Krakow. En route, stop in Czestochowa, pilgrimage center of Poland , to visit the Jasna Gora Monastery and the Black Madonna Shrine with its miraculous icon. In the afternoon, visit to Auschwitz martyrdom Museum which was established in 1947 on the location of the largest former Nazi concentration camp. Overnight in Krakow. (B,D)
11th Day/Mon - KRAKOW.Today we discover the medieval treasures of Krakow, our tour features Wawel Hill with the Royal Castle, home to three dynasties of Poland’s monarchs. Its stately chambers are filled with priceless medieval treasures including fabulous 16th century Flemish tapestries. You will also visit the Wawel Cathedral, where 18 chapels are true architectural masterpieces. Here the Polish kings were crowned and buried. We spend time in the Old Town with its restored medieval Market Square, one of the largest in Europe, full of souvenir shops, sidewalk cafes, museums and restaurants.At St. Mary’s Basilica see the largest wooden altar by Wit Stwosz and at the arcaded Cloth Hall, dating back to the 14th century, you can shop for souvenirs. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
12th Day/Tue - KRAKOW. After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for return flight home. (B)

 

YOUR HOTELS:

TALLINN - Park Inn by Radisson or similar
RIGA - Radisson Blu Hotel Latvia or similar
VILNIUS - Hotel Novotel Vilnius or similar
WARSAW - InterContinental Hotel or similar
KRAKOW - Holiday Inn Krakow City Center or similar

For reservations complete Reservation Form or call: 1-800-388-0988.

A non-refundable deposit of $200 deposit per person is required at time of reservation.