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Join the Geographical Society of Philadelphia, for it’s second annual group trip abroad. This year, we have organized a tour of the Baltics, sampling the best of history, cuisine and culture.
Explore the rare Baltic gems of Lithuania, Estonia,and across the seas to Finland. We will also wander through the ancient capitals of Vilnius and Helsinki and the beautifully preserved streets of Talinn’s Haseatic Quarter.
May 25, 2017 – June 3, 2016
Countries visited: Estonia, Lithuania & Finland
Group size: 30+
SHORT TRIP SUMMARY:
Days 1-4 Talinn, Estonia: Out trip begins with a walking tour of Talinn’s Old Town, a walk on the city walls, and a sampling of the city’s best cuisine. We will hike the Lahemaa National Park, and take a seaplane to Islan Naissar for a day trip. Our group will enjoy traditional local cuisine each day, prepared by the city’s best restaurants.
Days 5-7 Helsinki, Finland: Our group will board a ferry, and transfer to Helsinki, for a half day panoramic tour of the city, and food degustation. Finland is known for Modern Design, so no tour would be complete without a visit to Helsinki’s Design Museum. Our stay in Helsinki features the sampling of its traditional cuisine every day.
Days 8-9 Vilnus, Lithuania: We begin our visit with a full day of sightseeing, as well as a tour of the city’s Amber workshops. We will take a short excursion to Trakai and partake in a traditional Lithuanian cooking class, then enjoy our farewell dinner at a traditional restaurant.