Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

Experience the cultural rebirth of the Baltic States and the imperial riches of St. Petersburg on this six-country cruise aboard Le Boréal featuring a presentation by the former president of Poland.

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 Medieval buildings along the water of Gdansk  The Old Town of Estonia's Tallinn, a World Heritage site   Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Petersburg  Gallery inside the world-class Hermitage Museum  The spectacular gardens of Petrodvorets, outside St. Petersburg  View of Finland's Helsinki from the water  The fortifications of Suomenlinna, a World Heritage site near Helsinki  Sweden's former Hanseatic city of Visby, with its well-preserved 13-th century walls  Stockholm, Sweden

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What an incredible journey! The Baltic Sea in surrounding countries have a rich history few of us realize. My eyes have been opened to the experiences of the peoples of this region through Smithsonian. 

Jay D.


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This unique five-night journey from Bergen “Across the Roof of Norway” features the snowcapped mountains, cascading waterfalls, alpine lakes and spectacular fjordland as seen from aboard the Bergen Line, Northern Europe’s highest railroad, and the Flåm Railway, a modern engineering marvel. Tour the city of Bergen, including Bryggen, a World Heritage site. Enjoy an overnight stay in the historic HOTEL STALHEIM and a scenic cruise on Sognefjord and Nærøey Fjord, a World Heritage site. Afterward, embark the CROWN SEAWAYS ferry for an overnight cruise to Copenhagen. Accommodations are for three nights in comfortable hotels and one night aboard the CROWN SEAWAYS ferry.

One of the most handsome Scandinavian cities, Stockholm is an attractive and harmonious mixture of medieval and modern structures built on 14 small islands scattered among open bays and narrow channels. Visit the City Hall, a 20th-century architectural masterpiece, where the majority of Nobel Prizes are awarded. Walk through the historic old town and visit the Vasa Museum, exhibiting a perfectly preserved 17th-century Swedish warship. Accommodations are for two nights in the ideally located SHERATON STOCKHOLM HOTEL.

* Pre- and Post-Program Options and Optional Excursions are available at additional cost. Details will be included with your reservation confirmation.

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*Optional excursions are available at additional cost. Details will be provided with your reservation confirmation.