Basic Baltic Capitals Tour

10 DAYS

3 CITIES

3 COUNTRIES

FROM €850 EUR

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Basic Baltic Capitals Tour on a Budget

Our Basic Baltic capitals tour is perfect for anyone who wants to experience new destinations at a great price. You have plenty of free time to do the things that suit your budget and interests. During the trip you get to experience the UNESCO listed old towns and quirky neighbourhoods of Vilnius, Riga and Tallinn. Visit colourful markets and get immersed in local culture and traditions. Let your Baltic Capitals tour start and join us to discover the rich history and fascinating customs of this region on our journey from Vilnius to Tallinn.

This Baltic Capitals Tour itinerary was created by a local expert to give you the best chance to see the highlights of the Baltic States.  It is ready to be customised to suit your budget, interests and tastes so you can make the most out of your trip on your own terms and departing whenever you choose.

Highlights

Baltic Capitals Tour Itinerary

Baltic-Capitals-TourOn your arrival at Vilnius airport a driver will wait for you in the arrivals hall holding a sign with your name on it and will drive you to your accommodation. The journey takes about 20 minutes.

If you arrive early and would like to do some additional activities or find information on where to eat and what to do and see, check out our destinations page. If you’d like to add any additional tours or activities to your Baltic Capitals Tour package, please let us know.

Baltic-Capitals-TourDiscover the old and new sides of Vilnius with a local guide. Wander around the UNESCO recognised Old Town, filled with magnificent landmarks and have the chance to really get in touch with the vibrant culture of Vilnius. Have the local craft beer at our favourite cafe, try some Lithuanian specialities and fall in love with this fascinating city. This is a perfect introduction tour to get to know a new city and its history and culture.


Baltic-Capitals-TourFree time: After your tour you will have some free time to explore Vilnius in more depth. Head out to Europe’s most creative community – the Republic of Užupis which has its own constitution and president. Visit the Museum of Occupations and Freedom Fights which was originally the KGB headquarters and prison, it was also the site of torture and execution, so some people might find the prison a little overwhelming. You may also wish to take a walk to reach places such as the Hill of Three Crosses or St Peter & St Paul’s Church – a white miracle of belief. Ask your guide for more suggestions on what to do in your free time. Alternatively these can be added as extra tours for an additional fee. If you’d like to add any of these to your Baltic capitals tour package, please contact us for more info.
Included Meals: Breakfast

 

Baltic-Capitals-TourFree time: Your trip to Lithuania wouldn’t be complete without exploring the beautiful Lithuanian countryside. If you arrive early and would like to do some additional activities or find information on where to eat and what to do and see, check out our destinations page. If you’d like to add any additional tours or activities to yourBaltic Capitals Tour package, please let us know. The town is easy to reach from Vilnius by car, by train or by bus. Alternatively this can be added to your Baltic capitals tour for an additional fee. We can offer a group tour or a private tour option for you, just let us know your preference. 

Included Meals: Breakfast

It’s time to change one Baltic capital to another and travel to Latvia. Your driver will pick you up from your accommodation in Vilnius and take you to the bus station. Tickets and seat reservation on this 4-hour journey with a modern and luxurious bus will be provided. On arrival, another driver is waiting for you at the bus station to take you to your hotel in the centre of Riga. 



Included Meals: Breakfast

Baltic-Capitals-TourGet ready to explore this vibrant UNESCO listed old town with a local guide. Walk through the winding streets and cobbled alleys of the Old Town and discover the hidden past from 1201 all the way to the present day. This will be the perfect introduction to Riga and its people. Continue the tour to the famous Riga Central Market which is one of Europe’s largest markets covering 72 000m2, built from five zeppelin hangers left over from the First World War. After the tour you will have a chance to stay at the market to explore it more and to have lunch there (not included).

 

Baltic-Capitals-TourFree time: In your free time head to the Art Nouveau district. Alberta Street is a good place to start and you can also find the Art Nouveau Museum there. If you’d like to see the popular tourism objects from a different angle, take a scenic boat ride around the canals. You may also wish to catch a show at the Latvian National Opera and Ballet or join an organ concert at the Dome Cathedral. Ask your guide for more suggestions on what to do in your free time. Alternatively some of these services can be added as extra tours for an additional fee. If you’d like to add any of these to your Baltic capitals tour package, please contact us for more info.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Baltic-Capitals-TourFree time: Today we suggest you escape Riga and take a day trip to Latvian countryside. For example Jurmala, a beautiful beach town next to Riga is perfect for a relaxing day. For nature lovers, there are many things to do and see in Gauja National Park, such as hiking, mountain biking, canoeing, riding a cable car or bobsleigh, and of course not to be missed are Turaida and Cesis castles. A visit to the baroque palace of Rundale is another highlight and if you’d like to get off the beaten path we suggest Kuldiga, one of the most beautiful towns in Latvia. For an additional fee you can add these to your Baltic capitals tour. 

Included Meals: Breakfast

Baltic-Capitals-TourToday you will leave Riga behind and travel to Estonia, and its capital Tallinn. You driver will pick you up from your accommodation in Riga and take you to the bus station. Tickets and seat reservation on this 4,5-hour journey with a modern and luxurious bus will be provided. On arrival, another driver is waiting for you at the bus station to take you to your hotel in the centre of Tallinn. 

 


Included Meals: Breakfast

Baltic-capitals-tourEnjoy a fun and history-packed walking tour of Tallinn Old Town with a knowledgeable local guide. You will cover all the most important sights of this medieval city from the bustling main streets to less known side alleys. Discover beautiful old churches, unique merchant houses, historic town hall, and imposing city defences.





Baltic-capitals-tourFree time: After your city tour head out of the old town and explore one of the surrounding neighbourhoods. Beautiful and tranquil Kadriorg park and palace, built more than 300 years ago on the orders of Russian Tsar Peter the Great. Vibrant Telliskivi Creative City with numerous design shops, restaurants, and cultural institutions. Rotermann Quarter, a former industrial centre turned into one of the city’s most prominent oases of modern architecture or a newest addition to the city – Noblessner seafront quarter. A former submarine factory, now a modern urban space filled with galleries, design shops, a marina, and restaurants perfect for admiring the sunset.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Baltic-capitals-tourFree time: Leave the city hustle and bustle behind and discover Estonia in more depth. Lahemaa National Park is perfect for a day trip out of Tallinn.  It is home to beautiful manor houses, unique and legendary fishing villages and some of the most pristine natural landscapes. Visiting a bog is another must do in Estonia. There are plenty of them around Tallinn and the best way to see a bog is on bog-shoes. If you’re interested in Soviet history and discovering steep limestone cliffs then head to Paldiski. On the way you can visit the one of a kind Rummu submerged quarry and the most romantic waterfall in Estonia, Keila-Joa. If you’d like to add any of these to your Baltic capitals tour package, please contact us for more info.
Included Meals: Breakfast

Time to say goodbye and end our Baltic capitals tour. Your driver will pick you up from your hotel and take you to Tallinn airport for your departing flight. 

Safe flight!

Included Meals: Breakfast

What's Included
The Package Includes
  • 9 nights accommodation 
  • Transfers (airport & bus station)
  • Breakfast each morning at your hotel, plus any meals indicated in the itinerary
  • English Speaking local guides
  • Vilnius, Riga & Tallinn City Tours
  • Bus tickets
  • Highly personalised itinerary planning
  • 24/7 support from local staff
The Package Excludes
  • International flights
  • Tips for services and experiences
  • Visas
  • Personal charges such as laundry, phone calls, SIM cards or room service
  • Additional sightseeing, activities and experiences outside of your itinerary
  • Meals (other than breakfast if included in room rate and other meals listed as included in the itinerary).
  • Travel Insurance
  • COVID Vaccinations Pre Arrival
  • Departure COVID Testing. If required which we can help organise
Starting Prices

Accommodation in 3 star hotels

We offer a wide range of 3-star options from cosy B&B to modern hotels.
FROM €850

Accommodation in 4 star hotel

We offer a wide range of 4-star options from cosy boutique to artsy hotels
FROM €1025

Accommodation in 5 star hotel

We offer a wide range of 5-star options from modern to luxury hotels.
FROM €1375

 EUR per person, based on double occupancy. Prices are subject to change.
The final price will vary and is based on the month of travel.

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