Discover six unique countries over 10 days. This Helsinki tour has been expertly tailored to take in the best of Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus and Poland. Destinations in Northern Europe and the Baltics (Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania) are home to fascinating history, beautiful landscapes, bustling cities, diverse cultures and tons of hidden gems! Many of these countries are more “off-the-beaten-track” when compared to their tourist hotspot neighbours in Western Europe, allowing you to experience top attractions minus the cumbersome crowds!
Start your journey and tour Helsinki, Finland’s vibrant capital city which is a hotspot for design and architecture, before crossing the Gulf of Finland by ferry. Then it's time to explore the three Baltic states along with Belarus. These former members of the Soviet Republic have withstood occupations and wars. And the history is palpable all around! Explore capital cities like Tallinn, Riga, Vilnius and Minsk; each with their own diverse traditions, cultures and languages. Enjoy drives through the fairy-tale like landscapes complete with castles, lakes and forests. Next up on the itinerary is Poland where you’ll join a local guide to tour Warsaw and learn about more exciting Warsaw excursions options before finishing up this whirlwind trip.
Highlights include a tour of the magnificent Brest Fortress in Belarus and a visit to the mysterious Hill of Crosses in Lithuania - a hill covered with over 200,000 crosses, carvings and shrines! Locally guided tours of Tallinn and Minsk will keep you captivated, you’ll discover more on the Warsaw guided tours plus you’ll be able to explore the streets of Helsinki, Riga and Vilnius with your tour leader. You’ll have the chance to take on optional activities including a visit to Trakai Castle in Lithuania, a Helsinki canal cruise and a showcase of Belarusian folklore - the choice is yours!
Meet new people, see iconic sights and travel affordably, conveniently and safely on our modern coaches, all the way from Helsinki to Warsaw.