About this Tour

Join us in Majestic Scandinavia & the Baltic Sea on our 2020 President's tour! Experience old-world charm and modern architecture when visiting the historic cities of Oslo, Copenhagen, and Stockholm. Explore the local parks, restaurants, markets, shops and museums! See the spectacular glass creations at Hadeland Glassworks. Visit the Blåfarveværket Cobalt Factory, an open-air industrial museum and art gallery. In the town of Sigtuna, discover the charming Lundströmska Gården and Maria Church. Visit majestic castles and see the famous burial mounds of royalty. Finally, board the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Jewel of the Seas and enjoy a seven-night cruise featuring picturesque panoramas and natural beauty.

Activity Level

These are busy tours that feature a lot of moving around. Walking tours of cities are leisurely but you should be prepared to be on your feet for several hours. May include walking on uneven surfaces and steps, including boarding the coach.

What's Included

  • Three-night stays in Oslo & Copenhagen, two-night stay in Stockholm
  • In-depth city tours of Oslo, Stockholm & Copenhagen
  • All breakfasts & three dinners included
  • Hadeland Glassworks & Blåfarveværket Cobalt Factory
  • Town of Sigtuna with Lundströmska Gården, an authentic 19th century middle-class home & shop & Maria Church
  • Town of Uppsala with Uppsala Castle & 6th century burial grounds
  • Tivoli Gardens
  • Frederiksborg Castle & Kronborg Castle
  • 7-night cruise aboard the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s ‘Jewel of the Seas’
  • All meals onboard the cruise

** 50 on board credit per stateroom if booked by November 20th, 2019 **

Dates & Pricing

May 15, 2020 – May 31, 2020 Space Available

Weather Varies

We wish we could control the weather, but on the day this tour begins you can expect temperatures (°C) within this range:

Itinerary

Join us in Majestic Scandinavia & the Baltic Sea on our 2020 President's tour! Experience old-world charm and modern architecture when visiting the historic cities of Oslo, Copenhagen, and Stockholm. Explore the local parks, restaurants, markets, shops and museums! See the spectacular glass creations at Hadeland Glassworks. Visit the Blåfarveværket Cobalt Factory, an open-air industrial museum and art gallery. In the town of Sigtuna, discover the charming Lundströmska Gården and Maria Church. Visit majestic castles and see the famous burial mounds of royalty. Finally, board the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Jewel of the Seas and enjoy a seven-night cruise featuring picturesque panoramas and natural beauty.

Day 1 – Flights to Oslo

Overnight flights to Oslo, Norway.

Day 2 – Olso, Norway

Upon arrival into Oslo, we transfer to the hotel, where you have a chance to freshen up and get some rest.  Free time in the afternoon, provides you with the opportunity to enjoy a stroll through the streets, taking in the sites Norway’s capital city has to offer.  Later this evening we get together for our Welcome Dinner.  (D)

Day 4 – Jevnaker – Tyrifjord – Drammensfjord

Today we head north and make our way to Jevnaker, driving through landscapes typical for this part of Norway, with farmland, boreal forests & lakes. Arriving in Jevnaker, we stop at the Hadeland Glassworks Factory where we can walk the factory floor & watch crystal being handblown. Afterwards we continue south to Blåfarveværket, near Tyrifjord. Blaafarveværket is a cobalt factory/mine founded in 1773, now a complex with mine access, museum and national park. En route back to Oslo, we pass Drammen & the view point “Spiralen”, an engineering masterpiece that has been blasted out of the middle of a mountain and descends through 13 spiral curves. (B)

Day 5 – Oslo to Stockholm

We bid farewell to Oslo and make our way to the Swedish border. Crossing into the attractive province of Värmland to arrive in the city of Karlstad on Lake Vänern, the largest lake in Sweden. The day continues through a landscape of forests & sparkling lakes until we reach the Swedish capital. Once checked in, we head out for an evening dinner. (B,D)

Day 6 – Uppsala – Sigtuna

Departing Stockholm, we drive to the small picturesque town of Sigtuna, once the capital of Sweden and one of the oldest towns in the country, with its main streets dating back to the 10th century.  Here we see the charming Lundströmska Gården, an authentic middle-class home & shop preserved from the end of the 19th century, the town hall (one of the smallest in the world) built in the 18th century and the Maria Church dating back to the 13th century.  We continue to Uppsala, a city significant to Sweden’s history.  Drive up castle hill where Uppsala Castle sits, founded by King Gustaf Wasa in the 1540’s, it’s considered the most important memorial of the Wasa period.  Next, we find ourselves in Old Town, where one of the most famous attractions resides – the burial mounds of King Aun, King Egil & King Adils which date back to the 6th century. (B)

Day 7 – Stockholm to Copenhagen

After checking out of our hotel, we continue through the pleasant countryside of Southern Sweden to Klarälven near Lake Vättern. Continue through the provinces of Småland and Skåne to the city of Malmö. Crossing over the new Øresund Bridge, we arrive into Copenhagen! (B)

Day 8 – Copenhagen

This morning we depart our hotel for an in-depth city tour of Copenhagen. During the tour, we see sites such as; Amalienborg Palace, Christiansborg Palace, Gefion Fountain, the old harbour of Nyavn, the famous Little Mermaid Statue and much more. We also get to visit the Rosenborg Castle, built in 1633. Not only is Rosenborg an important historical building, it is also a museum of cultural history & houses some of Denmark’s greatest cultural treasures, such as the crown jewels & the Danish Crown regalia. In the evening we walk to Tivoli Gardens – the second oldest amusement park in the world with time to enjoy the various attractions; theatres, concert halls and more. Followed by a 3-course dinner. (B,D)

Day 9 – Hillerød – Helsingør

Today we depart Copenhagen and make our way to North Zealand, land of the castles. Passing through rural villages & wooded, undulated countryside, we arrive at Hillerød, home to Frederiksborg Castle. This beautifully situated Renaissance building was built by the orders of King Christian IV. Today, the castle is the home to the Museum of National History, with collections of priceless paintings, silver & porcelain items, furniture & tapestries. The castle chapel also holds Denmark’s oldest organ installed in 1610. From here, we continue to Helsingør, home to the imposing UNESCO listed Kronborg Castle, the setting of ‘Hamlet’, the dramatic masterpiece by William Shakespeare. After our visit, we travel back to Copenhagen along the coastal road. (B)

Day 10 – Board Cruise Ship

Say bon voyage to Copenhagen as we board our home for the next 7 nights, the Jewel of the Seas. (B,L,D)

Day 11 – At Sea

A relaxing day spent at sea. (B,L,D)

Day 12 – Stockholm, Sweden

After breakfast onboard the ship, we depart on a sightseeing tour of Stockholm with an opportunity to see some of Stockholm’s famed sites such as; the Royal Palace, Parliament Buildings, island of Djurgaarden & Gamla Stan (Old Town), with its narrow-cobbled streets & numerous antique shops. We also visit the Vasa Museum; the impressive warship Vasa sank on her maiden voyage in 1628 but was salvaged 333 years later in 1961. The ship has since been restored and can now be seen with its complete rigging. Spend the rest of the afternoon as you please. (B,L,D)

Day 13 – Tallinn, Estonia

Get to know the fairy-tale castles & cobbled streets of Tallinn’s medieval Old Town. Or visit the Kunstimuuseum – Kumu, for short – the largest art museum in the Baltics, with Estonian art dating from the 18th century through the Soviet era. (B,L,D)

Day 14 – St. Petersburg, Russia

Discover the countless sites of St. Petersburg’s UNESCO World Heritage city centre, from former royal residences to opulent Orthodox cathedrals. (B,L,D)

Day 15 – Helsinki, Finland

There’s no shortage of things to do and see in this stylish historical capital. After exploring Helsinki’s center, maybe head to Punavuori, with its Design District, the superb Design Museum and many other attractive shops & galleries. (B,L,D)

Day 16 – At Sea

A relaxing day spent at sea (B,L,D)

Day 17 – Copenhagen to Home Cities

Today we say farewell as we are transferred to the Copenhagen airport for our flights back to Canada. (B)

What you will experience on this tour

Join us in Majestic Scandinavia & the Baltic Sea on our 2020 President's tour! Experience old-world charm and modern architecture when visiting the historic cities of Oslo, Copenhagen, and Stockholm. Explore the local parks, restaurants, markets, shops and museums! See the spectacular glass creations at Hadeland Glassworks. Visit the Blåfarveværket Cobalt Factory, an open-air industrial museum and art gallery. In the town of Sigtuna, discover the charming Lundströmska Gården and Maria Church. Visit majestic castles and see the famous burial mounds of royalty. Finally, board the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Jewel of the Seas and enjoy a seven-night cruise featuring picturesque panoramas and natural beauty.

Dates & Pricing

Join us in Majestic Scandinavia & the Baltic Sea on our 2020 President's tour! Experience old-world charm and modern architecture when visiting the historic cities of Oslo, Copenhagen, and Stockholm. Explore the local parks, restaurants, markets, shops and museums! See the spectacular glass creations at Hadeland Glassworks. Visit the Blåfarveværket Cobalt Factory, an open-air industrial museum and art gallery. In the town of Sigtuna, discover the charming Lundströmska Gården and Maria Church. Visit majestic castles and see the famous burial mounds of royalty. Finally, board the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Jewel of the Seas and enjoy a seven-night cruise featuring picturesque panoramas and natural beauty.

May 15, 2020 – May 31, 2020 Space Available


Canadian Dollars

  CAT 2D Balcony CAT 8N Outside CAT 2V Inside
Double $7,597 $7,147 $6,897
Triple $7,647 $67,297 $6,947
Single $10,566 $9,552 $9,037

*All prices are person and include airfare from Regina & Saskatoon. For airfare from Calgary, deduct $200 per person. For airfare from Vancouver & Victoria, deduct $100 per person. For airfare from Edmonton, please contact WestWorld Tours.

Not included in price:

  • Port charges, all taxes and fees of $1,188.25 per person
  • Service charge for Russian Visa if required
  • Airline baggage fees for additional or over-sized luggage
  • Airline fuel surcharges if there is a change in fuel prices.

**Airport transfers are provided with our group air times only.

**Passport must be valid at least 3 months after the completion of travel and must contain enough blank pages for entry and exit endorsements.

**The cruise itinerary includes a stop in St. Petersburg, Russia, when you purchase one of RCCL’s shore excursions for this port of call a VISA is not required. Without purchasing one of RCCL’s shore excursions or having obtained a VISA from Russia in advance, you will not be allowed to leave the ship. **


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Join us in Majestic Scandinavia & the Baltic Sea on our 2020 President's tour! Experience old-world charm and modern architecture when visiting the historic cities of Oslo, Copenhagen, and Stockholm. Explore the local parks, restaurants, markets, shops and museums! See the spectacular glass creations at Hadeland Glassworks. Visit the Blåfarveværket Cobalt Factory, an open-air industrial museum and art gallery. In the town of Sigtuna, discover the charming Lundströmska Gården and Maria Church. Visit majestic castles and see the famous burial mounds of royalty. Finally, board the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Jewel of the Seas and enjoy a seven-night cruise featuring picturesque panoramas and natural beauty.

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