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Changing Tides of History: The Baltic Sea, with Correspondent John Cochran & Guest Speaker President Lech Walesa
Experience the cultural rebirth of the Baltic States and the magnificent imperial riches of St. Petersburg on this remarkable six-country Baltic Sea program. By special arrangement, enjoy a rare opportunity to hear an enriching presentation by former President of Poland Lech Walesa. Cruise for eight nights under the spectacular “White Nights of Summer” aboard the deluxe m.s. Le Boréal.
Cruise the Baltic Sea from Copenhagen, Denmark, to Stockholm, Sweden, with an excursion included in every port. En route, immerse yourself in the cultural renaissance of Gda´nsk, Poland; revel in the medieval charms of Tallinn, Estonia, and Visby, Sweden, both UNESCO World Heritage sites; and discover the stunning architecture of cosmopolitan Helsinki, Finland. Enjoy two days exploring regal St. Petersburg, including a tour of the world-acclaimed State Hermitage Museum and a visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress. Hear from former President of Poland Lech Walesa and travel with John Cochran, former ABC Chief White House and NBC Chief European correspondent, who covered Walesa and the struggle of the Solidarity union.
Complement this enlightening cruise with the two-night Copenhagen Pre-Cruise Option and two-night Stockholm Post-Cruise Option.
From $5,995, per person, double occupancy