Experience Scandinavia and Northern Europe through small ports, remote archipelagos, and storied cities during this 20-day cruise featuring stops in Scotland, Norway, Denmark, Poland, Lithuania, Estonia, Finland, Russia, and Sweden. Admire towering fjord walls, pristine evergreen forests, and ribbon-like waterfalls as you glide into the village of Olden, Norway, where you can visit glaciers and examine ornate, centuries-old woodcarving techniques. Relax on deck as you drift past the beauty of nature in glaciers, woodlands, cliffs, and waterways. Walk in the footsteps of kings past the historic gate and tall 14th
century residences to Neptune’s Fountain on Gdansk’s famous Royal Way. Late nights in Helsinki and Klaipeda offer more time to see UNESCO site Suomenlinna Island and the Witches Hill. Overnight to stroll among intricate mosaics and beautiful marble works beneath the onion-shaped domes in The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood prior to an exclusive evening ballet performance in St. Petersburg, or tour the elaborate and ornate halls among art and artifacts in the Winter Palace, the former home of Russian Emperors until a century ago.