The Baltic region of Northern Europe comprises of Denmark, Estonia, Latvia, Finland, Germany, Lithuania, Poland, Russia and Sweden. These fantastic cities are best seen on a cruise holiday during the Summer months and each one that you encounter will be memorable. These cities effortlessly blend their historic past with a distinctly contemporary vibe, making them perfect stops on a cruise.
The Baltic region of Europe has so many amazing highlights. From the sensational scenery of the Norwegian Fjords to the charming cities and towns. Here are just some of the exciting highlights you can enjoy on a Baltic cruise.
In Copenhagen, take in the sights of the beautiful canal quarter or make some time for some serious retail therapy. Copenhagen has an interesting range of sights and activities to explore such as the Tivoli Gardens, the Little Mermaid statue, Christianborg Palace, Rosenborg Castle, Royal Museum of Fine Arts, and the promenade at the Nyhavn Canals.
While in Gothenburg, take a trip to Universeum to visit Gothenburg’s indoor mountain or test your limits at the Liseberg Theme Park. If a photo op is what you’re after, head up to Keillers Park for the best views of the city.
With stunning scenery and the chance of seeing a wide variety of wildlife, Flam gives you the opportunity to see beautiful snow capped mountains, wildlife and stunning scenery. Other things to see include the Flam Railway, Naeroyfjord, Aurland Fjord Lookout, Laedral, Otternes Farm Museum, and the Undredal.
Well known for the St Petersburg Palace, this destination has many undiscovered gems and cultural attractions. Encounter an array of captivating museums, cathedrals, and architecture such as the Hermitage Museum, Catherine’s Palace, Peterhof, St Isaac’s Cathedral, the Russian Museum, and the Peter & Paul Fortress.
Iceland is a geological wonder and it is unlike anywhere else on earth. While there, take in spectacular geysers and glaciers, breathtaking waterfalls, or why not relax in the Blue Lagoon, Iceland’s natural geothermal spa!