We Love —
- This tour takes you on a journey combining the two of the capitals of Scandinavia, both of which are fascinating places to wander.
- You will have plenty of opportunity to explore the cities and all what they have to offer.
- Discover fabulous cuisine, quirky shops & a fascinating history as you walk through these enchanting streets.
Book Now, Pay Later —
Booking 35 days in advance and spending over £500 per person? No need to pay in full today! Just select the 30% deposit option on our payment page (terms & conditions apply)
Your Itinerary —
As you fly into Stockholm you'll enjoy a tantalising glimpse of the Stockholm archipelago: Sweden’s capital city spreads out over 14 islands in Lake Mälaren and looks out proudly to the Baltic Sea to the east. Her grand public buildings, palaces, rich cultural history and museums tell her 700 year-old history beautifully.
Stockholm’s location on the shores of the Baltic Sea means that visitors can experience a balmy summer evening. Upon arrival you will be free to to explore the multitude of chic bars, cafes & shops.
Overnight at The Clarion Hotel Amaranten with breakfast included.
Day 3: Stockholm - Helsinki
After breakfast you will be free for one last exploration of Stockholm before making your way to the port where you will depart on a scenic cruise through the thousands of tiny islands that litter the sea between Sweden and Finland.
Overnight on board with breakfast included.
After breakfast you can disembark in the city of Helsinki. Amongst others, you can see Senaatintori, the Senate square’s, and its magnificent architectural ensemble. Right around the corner, near the harbour, you will find the Kauppatori, the picturesque market square, characterised by an abundance of flowers, fruits and busy traders.
The Tuomio kirkko (cathedral) is your a must see attraction. It was built in the 19th century and has an impressive copper dome. Concerts are regularly taking place inside. Another church, the Temppeliaukio kirkko is carved into the rock which cause the excellent acoustics. The impressive the Uspenski Cathedral is another attraction that can't be missed, this Orthodox Cathedral in neo-Byzantine style rears its mighty mass of red brick in the Katajanokka Island.
Overnight at the Glo Art Hotel with breakfast included.
Day 5: Departure for the UK
After breakfast, make your way to the airport for your flight home.
Your Hotels —
You will be staying in standard rooms throughout with breakfast included.
Sleeps up to:
Clarion Hotel Stockholm 4* (2 Nights)
The hotel is a hive of activity with a lively bar, casual restaurant and laid-back terrace. If you want to get away from it all you can retreat to the relaxing Elements Spa.
These small 14sqm room may be small but they have everything you'll need for your stay in this stylish capital: pleasing minimalist design, large window drenching the room in light and modern amenities such as a a flat-screen TV & free wifi.
- Room Service
- Sun Terrace
- Free WiFi
- Laundry Service
Overnight on A Viking Line Ship on night 3
Unwind on board where you can enjoy great entertainment, enticing food, fabulous wines and tax-free shopping. And if that's not enjoy you can enjoy an authentic Finnish sauna or take a dip in the pool as you spoil yourself in one of several on board spas.
After all this retreat to your Outside Stateroom where you will have the perfect vantage point for panoramic views of the sea and free wifi to entertain you.
Glo Art Hotel 4*
This castle's ceilings are adorned with frescoes and are supported by richly carved pillars that elude to the country's Viking past. This hotel's luxurious atmosphere transports its guests to the exciting National Romantic period, no where is this more evident than in the hotel's romantic bar or in its atmospheric restaurant, which serves up sculptured cuisine in a 100-year-old castle cellar. So come and experience a unique restaurant gem of Helsinki Design District!
These compact 13sqm room are packed with a sleek contemporary design. Each room is equipped with soft beds that invite you to sink into them after your busy day of exploration.
- Restaurant in atmospheric 100 year old castle cellar
- Taxi Service
- Free Bike Rental
- Free WiFi
If these hotels are not available hotels of a similar standard will be found
Your Journey —
Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.
Transfers: Are not included.
Distance from Stockholm Airport: 1hr / 48km
Distance from Helsinki Airport: 35min / 32km