July 1–12, 2016
With their captivating mix of medieval and modern, the port cities of Scandinavia and the Baltic are eternally elegant. Join us on a voyage from St. Petersburg to Copenhagen aboard the elegant sailing yacht Sea Cloud II. Cruise past Gothic spires and gabled houses illuminated by the summer sun, and step ashore to explore historic buildings and museum treasures. Admire Helsinki's modern architecture and dock overnight in Stockholm for private tours and exclusive visits. Stroll in a beautiful garden in UNESCO-recognized Visby, Sweden, before sailing to Riga, Latvia, for a special performance in the cathedral. A private concert in a medieval church in Tallinn, Estonia, is an additional highlight. Optional St. Petersburg prelude and Copenhagen postlude.
Traveling with You: Pierre Terjanian, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Curator in Charge of the Department of Arms and Armor. Watch Pierre's 82nd and Fifth episode, "Fashion Plate," about illusion in Kolman Helmschmid's Portions of a Costume Armor.
Cruise Rate: from $9,995
Activity Level: Light to Moderate