Scandinavia and Russia

Scandinavia and Russia ‘19

Departure date: 1 June 2018
15 days

Flight Details:

Date Airline Departure City Departure Time Arrival City Arrival time
1 June ‘19 Emirates Kolkata 2040 Dubai 0005
2 June ‘19 Emirates Dubai 0935 Moscow 1350
9 June ‘19 Norwegian Stockholm 1005 Bergen 1125
14 June ‘19 Emirates Copenhagen 1535 Dubai 2355
15 June ‘19 Emirates Dubai 0205 Kolkata 0815

Hotel Details:

City Hotel
Dubai Hotel
Moscow Radisson Slavjanskaya hotel
St.Petersberg 4 star hotel
Helsinki Holiday Inn Helsinki West – Ruoholahti
Stockholm Elite Hotel Carolina Tower
Bergen Scandic Bergen City
Flam Ustedalen Hotell and Resort
Oslo Comfort Xpress Central
Copenhagen Comfort Hotel Vesterbro

Basic Itinerary

DAY 1 – 1 June: Saturday, Kolkata – Moscow

Departure from Kolkata for Dubai.

DAY 2 – 2 June: Sunday, Moscow

Arrival in Dubai at midnight and move to the hotel in Dubai.
Early morning transfer to the airport for onward flight to Moscow. Arrival in Moscow at 1:50 pm and proceed for guided city tour of Moscow – which includes photo opportunity at Kremlin Walls, Tzar’s Bell, Tzar’s Cannon, Cathedral Square, Bolshoi Theatre from outside, the famous Palace of Congresses and Armory Chamber of the Russian Tzar and marvellous metro stations of Moscow.

Check in at the hotel.
Indian dinner
Hotel: 4 star hotel in Moscow.
Meals: Dinner

DAY 3 – 3 June: Monday, Moscow

Continental breakfast at the hotel.
Today we visit Red Square – the central square of Moscow, followed by a photo stop at St. Basil’s Cathedral and Lenin’s Tomb.
Proceed towards Kremlin – is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River to the south, Saint Basil’s Cathedral and Red Square to the east, and the Alexander Garden to the west.
Indian dinner
Hotel: 4 star hotel in Moscow.
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 4 – 4 June: Tuesday, St. Petersburg

Continental breakfast at the hotel.
We proceed St. Petersburg – the most western city of Russia by high speed train – Sapsan.
Cruise on the river Neva enjoying the ethereal beauty of St.Petersburg.
Indian dinner
Hotel: 4 star hotel in St. Petersburg
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 5 – 5 June: Wednesday, St. Petersburg

After continental breakfast proceed towards guided city tour of St. Petersburg – enjoy a photo stop at the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood and the Statue of Peter the Great, Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Isaacs Cathedral.
Later visit Hermitage Museum – one of the largest and oldest museums in the world.
Indian dinner
Hotel: 4 star hotel in St. Petersburg
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 6 – 6 June: Thursday, Helsinki

After continental breakfast proceed towards Nevsky Prospect for shopping.
3 pm – Proceed towards Helsinki.
Arrival in Helsinki, Indian dinner.
Check in at the hotel.
Hotel: 4 star hotel in Helsinki
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 7 – 7 June: Friday, Helsinki – Stockholm

After continental breakfast proceed towards a guided city tour of Helsinki – including a photo opportunity at Modern Finlandia Hall, City Hall, Parliament House, the Presidential Palace, the monumental railroad station, the great Lutheran Cathedral, Olympic Stadium, Sibelius monument and Market Square.

Board the cruise to Stockholm from Helsinki.

Dinner (local cuisine)
Hotel: DFDS cruise
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 8 – 8 June: Saturday, Stockholm

After breakfast on-board, proceed to a guided city tour of Stockholm – includes a photo opportunity at the Gamla Stan, Magnificent Town Hall, Royal Palace, and view of Drottningholm. Later we enjoy souvenir shopping at `Drottninggatan’- Stockholm’s beautiful walking street. The major part of the street is car-free and lined-up with numerous stores and shops.
Indian dinner
Hotel: 4 star hotel in Stockholm
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 9 – 9 June: Sunday, Stockholm – Bergen

After continental breakfast proceed to Stockholm International airport for flight to Bergen.
After arrival in Bergen proceed for an orientation tour of the city – including a photo opportunity at Wharf – a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the fish market.
This is followed by Floyen funicular – to experience the breath taking view of Bergen city from Mt.Floyen.
Indian dinner
Hotel: 4 star hotel in Bergen
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 10 – 10 June: Monday, Flam

After continental breakfast proceed for Norway in a Nutshell tour – transfer to Gudvagen and visit the Sogne Fjord.
Take the cruise from Gudvagen to Flam and later we take the Alpine train from Flam to Myrdal and back.
Check in at the hotel in Flam and dinner (local cuisine)
Hotel: 4 star hotel in Flam.
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 11 – 11 June: Tuesday, Oslo

After continental breakfast proceed to Oslo.
Guided tour in Oslo – which includes a visit to the world famous Vigeland Sculpture Park, photo opportunity at Holmenkollen Ski jump point offering panoramic views of the city. Then we take a photo stop at the Opera House.
Indian dinner and check in at the hotel.
Hotel: 4 star hotel in Oslo
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 12 – 12 June: Wednesday, Oslo – Copenhagen

After continental breakfast day at leisure on Oslo.
2 pm – Transfer to Cruise terminal for overnight cruise to Copenhagen.
Dinner (local cuisine)
Hotel: DFDS
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 13 – 13 June: Thursday, Copenhagen

After continental breakfast onboard, disembark and proceed to Copenhagen for a guided city tour including a visit to Tivoli Gardens (entrance included) located in the heart of the city to enjoy the flower belts and twinkling lights, photo opportunity at Christiansburg palace, Renaissance Stock Exchange, Danish Parliament and the famous statue of the Little Mermaid.
Indian dinner and check in at the hotel.
Hotel: 4 star hotel in Copenhagen
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 14 – 14 June: Friday, Copenhagen – India

Continental breakfast at the hotel.
Take a leisurely canal cruise in the morning through Nyhavn.  
Transfer to Copenhagen International airport for onward flight to Kolkata.

End of Tour!

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner (in-flight)

Tour Price (for 12 and above) = Rs.51,000 + EUR 1865 = Rs.1,99,990/-
Tour Price (for below 12 without bed) = Rs.51,000 + EUR 1399 = Rs.1,62,780/-

Cost includes

  • Return economy class airfare of Emirates inclusive of taxes
  • 12 night’s accommodation as per the itinerary, based on standard rooms on a B&B basis.
  • Meals – 12 breakfast, 12 dinners as indicated in the itinerary
  • Coach tours, transfers, entrance fees, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Services of Vayu Seva Tour Manager.
  • 1 liter of drinking water per person per day.

Cost excludes

– GST – 5% on the total tour price
– Visa fees & procedure. Approximately = Rs.12500 per person (Schengen and Russia)
– Rate of Exchange for EUR = 79.9. Rate of exchange as on the date of final payment will be applicable.
– Tips per person per day for the driver = EUR 3

  • laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges, Mini-bar.
  • Any increase in the air fare, fuel surcharge and taxes charged by the airlines on your air ticket, any changes in the currency rate leading to a change in the land arrangements cost.
  • Any increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in all land arrangement which may come in to effect prior to departure.
  • Cost of extension of the validity or deviation from route of your air ticket.
  • All item of personal, nature & also food & drinks not forming part of the touring groups menu.
  • Some Consulates may request for a personal interview. You will have to attend this Interview at your own cost.
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions.

Booking amount: Rs.50,000/- (non refundable)
Balance amount to be cleared 60 days prior to departure.

Visa Requirement

Passport should be valid for at least 6 months from the date of travel.

Cancellation policy

  • INCASE OF REFUSAL OF VISA: VISA COST + SERVICE CHARGE OF INR 5000 (Subject to visa refusal at least 45 Days before departure, otherwise normal cancellation will apply)
  • 45 DAYS BEFORE DEPARTURE REGISTRATION AMOUNT OF INR 50000 + VISA FEES.
  • 44 – 20 DAYS BEFORE DEPARTURE 75% OF THE TOUR COST
  • INCASE OF 20 DAYS OR “NO SHOW” 100% OF THE TOUR COST