Arrival in Helsinki, the capital of Finland. Transfer from Vantaa airport to your hotel. Spend some time to see the charm of Helsinki and board the site seeing bus.
Helsinki is a modern European cultural city whose urban cosmopolitan lifestyle exists in perfect harmony with nature. Surrounded by the sea and its own exotic archipelago, Helsinki offers visitors an endless number of possibilities.
Take the Helsinki City Tour with recorded commentary and sound effects, giving you a wide variety of information about Helsinki. The many sights include the Senate Square, Uspenski Cathedral, the Parliament Building and the Olympic Stadium, the Sibelius Monument, the Temppeliaukio Church, etc.
After breakfast take the boat to the Suomenlinna fortress. Suomenlinna or Viapori (Finnish), or Sveaborg (Swedish), is an inhabited sea fortress built on six islands, today within Helsinki, the capital of Finland. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site and popular with both tourists and locals, who enjoy it as a picturesque picnic site.
Originally named Sveaborg (Fortress of Svea), it was renamed Suomenlinna (Castle of Finland) in 1918 for patriotic and nationalist reasons, though it is still also known by its original name. By evening 16:00 board the overnight ferry for Stockholm.
After breakfast on board, arrive in Stockholm the Capital of Scandinavia at 09:30. You are transferred to you hotel where you can keep the luggage as the rooms may not be ready until 2 PM.
Enjoy Stockholm in a nutshell tour or hop on hop off bus tour. The nutshell tour is a combination of the Stockholm Panorama bus tour and the Royal Canal Tour. Start with a coach trip around the city, viewing the best known sites and buildings.
After 75 minutes, transfer to a boat to sail around the royal park of Djurgarden and past the most inner archipelago islands. This guided sightseeing tour in Stockholm passes all the must-see attractions in the city with modern, air conditioned luxury coaches. City districts and famous sights such as Stockholm City Hall, The Royal Palace, Ostermalm, Gamla Stan (Old Town), Longholmen and The Royal Djurgaden are all a part of this tour.
During this tour you will get to know Stockholm and history of the city. Free wi-fi on board. Sightseeing in Stockholm by boat: Departs from Stromkajen in the centre of Stockholm going out through the Djurgarden canal. Leaving the inner city behind, you will pass beautiful and famous buildings as you enter the peaceful Djurgarden canal. On the canal you will pass several historical buildings, museums and beautiful green areas. When you head home, a fabulous view of the Stockholm skyline opens up only to be seen from the water. Relax for the day in the coziness of your hotel.
After breakfast spend some time to discover Stockholm's famous shopping streets and malls.
In the afternoon take the 5 hours train journey to reach the lovely city of Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark. Before your train arrives do not miss the famous Oresund bridge connecting Sweden with Denmark.
Copenhagen got its name from the word "Kobenhavn", which means "Merchants harbour". It is a captivating, friendly city where there is always something wonderful around the next corner - to see, smell, taste, feel or listen to.
You will be provided a voucher for hop on hop off bus tour which is valid for 24 hours. The tour passes by the Tivoli Gardens and the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.
The tour drives through the colourful canal district and past the National Museum, by Christiansborg Palace, home to the Danish Parliament. The trip continues on to the old Stock Exchange and across KongensNytorv, where you can see the Royal Theatre, world famous for its Royal Ballet.
You will also go past the colourfulharbour district of Nyhavn to Amalienborg Palace - Winter residence of the Royal Family. Here you have the opportunity to see the changing of the Guard. This may be followed by a visit to the Gefion Fountain and The Little Mermaid, inspired by H. C. Andersen's fairytale.
During the tour you pay a visit to one of the many magnificent churches in Copenhagen as well as passing by Rosenborg Castle, where the Crown Jewels are protected by the Royal Guard.You will be transferred from the hotel to the cruise harbour at 15:00. At 16:00, board the cruise to Oslo for the wonderful cruise on the North Sea and night long party.
Arrive in Oslo after breakfast on board at 09:45. Take the connecting bus from the pier to arrive in the city and start your 2 hour sightseeing tour. The port town of Oslo is the capital of Norway Oslo celebrated its 1000 year anniversary in the year 2000. Until 1814, it was known as Christiania after the Danish-Norwegian king.
The city is beautifully situated at the head of Oslo Fjord surrounded by forested ridges, and this very location gives Oslo unexpected qualities for a national capital. In Oslo tour you explore the Royal Palace, the City Hall, the Akershus fortress, Holmenkollen Ski arena and Vigeland Sculpture park.By evening 16:00, board the cruise back to Copenhagen to join the party.As an option, you may stay one night in Oslo and depart from Oslo on day 7.