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					PRESIDENT’S SALUTATION                                                               CONTENTS:

                                             This is the time of year again for      Finland.................................................................4-5
                                             presenting our new brochure for
                                             the 2006 season. In Scandinavia
                                                                                     Denmark...............................................................6-7
                                             there is a million things to do - and
                                             with this brochure we are trying to
                                             make the decision process easier by     Sweden.................................................................8-9
                                             suggesting itineraries and packages
                                             that have proven to be popular          Iceland..............................................................10-11
                                             among our travelers throughout the
                                             years. If there are places that you
                                             are interested in visiting - and you    Norway..............................................................12-13
                                             cannot find it in this publication -
                                             then we are more than happy to          Scandinavian Cruise Collection.................................14-15
                                             custom-make a Scandinavian dream
                                             vacation for you!
                                                                                     Silja Line Cruises.................................................16-17
                                             Scandinavia is becoming more and
                                             more popular with North American
visitors every year - and a lot of our customers extend their Scandinavian           Escorted Tours.....................................................18-21
vacation with a side trip to Russia or the Baltic States. This year we will be
able to offer even more exciting and rare opportunities to travel with a small       Scandinavian Sojourns / European Extensions.............22-23
group to some of the undiscovered corners of the “former” Eastern Europe -
as we are introducing our new "Ultimate Adventures" program.
We know Scandinavia & Northern Europe from first-hand experience. That is            The Baltics: Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania....................24-25
what we specialize in. We choose our Scandinavian partners with care and
their reliability and quality of service what we have built our business on. That    Russia...............................................................26-27
is how we assure you with a peace of mind that your trip is going to be a
source of happy memories to share with your friends and family for years to
                                                                                     Russian & Ukranian Waterways.................................28-29
come!

Yours Sincerely,                                                                     Ultimate Adventures..................................................30

                                                                                     Terms & Conditions..................................................31



Jens Sondrup,
President                                                                            Cover photo: Terje Rakke




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Finland offers something out of the ordinary. It is not over-                                                                                                                                                                                                            CAR RENTAL IN FINLAND - EUROPCAR:
crowded with tourists, and if you wish to escape from concrete                                                                                                                                                                                                           Rates in CAD                            3-4 days    5-7 days    8-13 days   14+ days
and traffic jams, this is the place to go. The country is known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   daily      package       daily       daily
for its unspoilt natural surroundings with areas of almost
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ECONOMY: VW Polo                           92          448          61          59
untouched wilderness, fresh air, peace and tranquillity just a
short distance from Helsinki. In Finland you will experience a                                                                                                                                                                                                           COMPACT: VW Golf                          105          513          70          68
unique sensation of living in harmony with nature.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         INTERMEDIATE: VW Bora                     137          680          94          90
SAIMAA LAKE TOUR: Escorted tour, 3 days/ 2 nights
This three-day tour takes you on a journey through the "Land of a Thousand                                                                                                                                                                                               INTERMEDIATE AUT: Audi A3                 202          999          137        129
Lakes". Departing from Helsinki you will "Trace the Czar's Footsteps" as you
visit Porvoo, the second oldest town in Finland. Then into the heart of the                                                                                                                                                                                              WAGON: Ford Mondeo STW                    222         1097          150        142
Finnish Lake district, visit historical landmarks and learn about the eastern
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         MINIVAN: VW Minibus 9 pax                 348         1716          233        222
orthodox traditions. Tour ends in Helsinki.
Departure dates: Jun 03,10,17,23,30. Jul 06,12,18,24,30. Aug 03,07,11,15,19.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Included: Unlimited Mileage, Third Party Liability ins.
Included: 2 nights accommodation, 3 meals per day as per itinerary, luggage handling
at hotels, transportation by private coach, multilingual tour leader, sightseeing,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         NOT included: CDW, TP, VAT 22%, airport surcharge.




                                                                                                                                                                                 Finland
excursions, visits and entrances as per itinerary, domestic flight Joensuu-Helsinki,
tax and service charges.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 SUMMER ON KING’s ROAD
Price per person based on DBL: $1071 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Independent package, 8 days/7 nights
SGL supplement: $203 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Helsinki - Porvoo - Turku - Stockholm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         The King's Road is the historical route between the old northern capitals of
SCENIC FINLAND: Escorted tour, 7 days/ 6 nights
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Oslo, Stockholm, Turku, Helsinki and St. Petersburg. Dating back to the 13th
The route follows the marvellous Saimaa Lakeland and continues through
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         century, the ancient road winds along the Finnish southern coastline past cas-
Karelia, where Eastern Orthodox traditions are part of everyday life, to the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         tles, manor houses and cottages. Originally, The King's Road served as an
untouched wilds of Kuusamo, before you reach Rovaniemi, the capital of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         important connection between the powerful kingdoms of Sweden and Russia.
Finnish Lapland. You will gain insight into the ancient cultures and traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Today, it is a remarkable testament to history. Taverns and inns that offered
of the indigenous Sami people.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         refuge to the weary traveller are still intact. Old stone Churches and iron
Departure dates: Jun 03,10,17,23,30. July 06,12,18,24,30. Aug 03,07,11,15,19.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         mills also remain as witnesses to the many Kings and Czars who travelled
Included: Accommodation, luggage handling at hotels, 3 meals per day as per itiner-
ary, transportation by private coach, domestic flight Rovaniemi-Helsinki, sightseeing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         along the royal road. Now a national trust, The King's Road is a piece of antiq-
and entrance fees as per itinerary, multilingual tour leader, tax and service charges.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         uity in a very modern world. It flourishes as an imperial passageway back
Price per person based on DBL: $2787 CAD                                                   Photo: Finnair                                                                                                                                                                through time.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Departure dates: Saturdays, Mondays and Wednesdays June 3rd to Sep 13th.
SGL supplement: $573 CAD
                                                                                         FINNISH LAPLAND IN A NUTSHELL:                                                           HOTELS IN HELSINKI - We recommend:                                                     Included: Accommodation in First Class hotels in Helsinki, Turku (Naantali) and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Stockholm, 2nd class train ticket Helsinki-Turku, Silja Line cruise Turku-Stockholm
NORTH CAPE TOUR: Escorted tour, 5 days/ 4 nights                                         Non-Escorted, 3 days/ 2 nights package                                                   Prices include breakfast, taxes and service charges.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         in Seaside cabin, daily breakfast, transfers and sightseeing as per itinerary, applica-
Early flight brings you from Helsinki to Rovaniemi. Continue by private                  Helsinki-Rovaniemi-Helsinki                                                                                                                                                     ble taxes.
                                                                                                                                                                                  Price per person, per NT in CAD                              SGL     DBL     TPL
motorcoach through the impressive Lapp scenery and along the Arctic Ocean                Lapland is a perfect retreat from the hectic city life. This tour allows you to                                                                                                 Price per person based on DBL: $1597 CAD, SGL Suppl. $637 CAD
until you reach the North Cape. During the trip you will experience many                 just enjoy the peace and tranquillity of pristine wilderness or take part in             SOKOS Hotel       01Jan-31May & 01Sep-31Dec MON-THU           196      126    100
aspects of Lapp culture, “shoot the rapids” at Harriniva, have a try at wash-            exciting nature-bound activities and learn about the culture and lifestyle of            Helsinki 4*       01Jan-31May & 01Sep-31Dec FRI-SUN           150       80     70      WE OFFER A SELECTION OF INDEPENDENT TOURS:
ing for gold at Tankavaara and celebrate reaching the Northernmost point in              the Lapps. And in summertime you have 24 hours of daylight to enjoy it all!              City Centre       01Jun-31Aug DAILY                           150       80     70
Europe with champagne and caviar!                                                        The legendary magic of Lapland has cast a spell over many a visitor, and you                                                                                                    GRAND TOUR OF WESTERN FINLAND:
Departure dates: Jun 09,16,23,29. Jul 06,12,18,24,30. Aug 05,09,13,17,21,25              might also yearn to come back after your first visit. This is only a starter             SOKOS Hotel       01Jan-31May & 01Sep-31Dec MON-THU           162      105     86      Self-drive, 7 days/ 6 nights, Helsinki - Rovaniemi
Included: Accommodation, luggage handling at hotels, 3 meals per day as per itiner-      package- you can add more hotel nights and more exciting tours and activi-               Presidentti 4*    01Jan-31May & 01Sep-31Dec FRI-SUN           123       66     60
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Price per person based on DBL: $665 CAD, SGL Suppl. $508 CAD
ary, transportation by private coach, domestic flight Helsinki-Rovaniemi-Helsinki,       ties!                                                                                    City Centre       01Jun-31Aug DAILY                           123       66     60
sightseeing & entrances as per itinerary, multilingual tour leader, tax & service        Included: Return flight Helsinki-Rovaniemi-Helsinki, 2 NTs hotel accommodation                                                                                                  FASCINATING CITIES AND LAKES:
charges.                                                                                 with breakfast, transfers from and to the airport, riverboat cruise, visit to Santa’s    SOKOS Hotel       01Jan-31May & 01Sep-31Dec MON-THU           203      133    105
                                                                                         Office and a reindeer farm, picnic-barbeque by campfire.                                                                                                                        Independent by rail, 8 days/ 7 nights, Helsinki - Helsinki
Price per person based on DBL: $2732 CAD                                                                                                                                          Torni 4*          01Jan-31May & 01Sep-31Dec FRI-SUN           155       85     73
                                                                                         Additional options include river-rafting ($113 CAD p.p.) and a drive/hike through                                                                                               Price per person based on DBL: $1015 CAD, SGL Suppl. $591 CAD
SGL supplement: $351 CAD                                                                                                                                                          City Centre       01Jun-31Aug DAILY                           155       85     73
                                                                                         the wilderness ($136 CAD p.p.).
                                                                                         Price per person based on DBL: $891 CAD                                                                                                                                         COUNTRY LIFE IN FINLAND:
COMBINED SCENIC FINLAND & NORTH CAPE TOUR                                                Extra night: $79 CAD p.p.                                                                SOKOS Hotel       01Jan-31May & 01Sep-31Dec MON-THU           207      137    108      Self-drive, 10 days/ 9 nights, Helsinki - Helsinki
                                                                                                                                                                                  Vaakuna 4*        01Jan-31May & 01Sep-31Dec FRI-SUN           155       85     73      Price per person based on DBL: $1283 CAD, SGL Suppl. $720 CAD
Escorted tour, 11 days/ 10 nights                                                        SGL supplement: $222 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                  City Centre       01Jun-31Aug DAILY                           155       85     73
Departure dates: Jun 03,10,17,23,30. July 06,12,18,24,30. Aug 03,07,11,15,19.
Price per person based on DBL: $4245 CAD                                                 EARLY BOOKING BONUS: Book this tour more than 60 days before                                                                                                                    TREASURES OF THE WEST COAST:
SGL supplement: $979 CAD                                                                 departure and save $378 CAD per couple!                                                                    01Jan-31Dec DAILY                                                    Self-drive, 8 days/ 7 nights, Helsinki - Helsinki
                                                                                                                                                                                  Bonus Inn 4*
                                                                                                                                                                                  Near Helsinki     NB! This hotel also offers                  115      76      68      Price per person based on DBL: $729 CAD, SGL Suppl. $582 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                  Airport           lower rates without breakfast
                                                                                                 FINNAIR OFFERS NON-STOP SUMMER FLIGHTS
                                                                                                           TORONTO - HELSINKI                                                     This represents only a small selection of hotels that we offer in Helsinki and
                                                                                                                                                                                  Finland. Call us or visit our web site for details!
                                                                                                   FROM JUNE 08 TO SEPTEMBER 07, 2006!
                                                                                                                                                                                  FINNCHEQUES: Valid Jun 01-Sep 30*, 2006
                                                                                           This year you can connect from the Toronto-Helsinki flight                             If you are touring Finland, the Finncheque is an easy and cost effective way to
                                                                                                on to Turku and Tampere for NO EXTRA CHARGE!                                      explore the country. It is accepted at over 140 hotels throughout Finland. Most
                                                                                              Ask about Finnair add-ons to other cities in Finland!                               Finnish hotel chains like SOKOS, Scandic, Ramada, Cumulus, Restel, Rantasipi,
                                                                                                                                                                                  Solaris and Private Hotels participate in this program.
                                                                                          Please note that on Finnair youths from 12-17 years of age                              Price per cheque/person in DBL/TWN room per night incl. breakfast:
                                                                                              pay child price when travelling with a paying adult!                                Cat II - $69 CAD; Cat I - $86 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                  Supplement: SGL room/ extra bed $47 CAD
                                                                                                       Ask about the EARLY BIRD discount                                          * W/E (Fri-Sun) balance of year - Some hotels have restricted periods. Limited num-
                                                                                                                                                                                  ber of rooms may be available at this special rate. Only the first night of the stay
                                                                                              on the High Season departures 22 Jun - 16 Aug, 2006                                 in each hotel can be pre-reserved.
                                                                                                                                                                                  Ask us for more details and updated hotel list for 2006.
                                                                                                 ASK ABOUT THE BEST AIRFARES TO SCANDINAVIA,
                                                                                                THE BALTIC STATES, RUSSIA AND EASTERN EUROPE!                                              CALL US FOR DETAILED ITINERARIES FOR THE TOURS!
                                                               Photo: Arctic Safaris
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo: Helsinki City Tourist Office

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The Kingdom of Denmark is the world's oldest monarchy.                                                                                                                                                                                                          CAR RENTAL IN DENMARK - EUROPCAR:
Centuries of history are still part of life in Denmark, cobble-                                                                                                                                                                                                 Rates in CAD                          3-4 days 5-7 days     Ex day   14 days Ex day
stone streets and intriguing buildings are the hallmarks of this                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       daily   package       daily   package daily
rich culture. Experience the land of "once upon a time". There




                                                                                           Denmark
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ECONOMY: Peugeot 206                      90        447        64       804       58
are castles, royal palaces, mansions and manor houses every-
where - architectural treasures beyond compare! The land of                                                                                                                                                                                                     COMPACT: Renault Megane                   96        477        69       858       62
the Vikings beckons today's adventurer, a must for the chil-
dren and the young at heart! The mild climate and gentle                                                                                                                                                                                                        INTERMEDIATE: Ford Mondeo                 106       530        76       954       69
landscape is a perfect scenario for any vacation. Except for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                COMPACT AUT: Nissan Almera                146       727       104      1308       94
Jutland, Denmark is surrounded by water and bordered by
stretches of white beaches. People are friendly, shopping is                                                                                                                                                                                                    WAGON: Ford Mondeo STW                    146       727       104      1308       94
exciting and the food is excellent!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                MINIVAN: Fiat Ducato 9 pax                255       1272      182      2288     164
DO AS THE DANES… BIKE DENMARK!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Included: Unlimited Mileage, Third Party Liability ins.
Self guided bicycle tours                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       NOT included: CDW, TP, VAT 25%, airport surcharge.
An exhilarating sense of freedom coupled with open-air adventure. From the sad-
dle of your bike, experience the Danish countryside with picturesque villages of
interesting heritage and history. The tours are planned so everyday includes                                                                                                                                                                                    DANISH INN CHEQUES: Over 80 Inns & Hotels Participate
something interesting. Denmark is a small but very old country. Bicycling is not a                                                                                                                                                                              Prices are PER ROOM and include breakfast, taxes and service charges.
new modern sport; every Dane has at least one bike. The infrastructure is per-
fect for bicycles. Country roads and lanes are often empty during the day and in                                                                                                                                                                                01Jan-31Dec, 2006                                    SGL     DBL     TPL      QUAD
the cities there are bicycle tracks along the streets. Special maps point out great
bicycle tracks. The bikes are well equipped, luggage is transported by car, and                                                                                                                                                                                 Category “A” hotels - per night                       130     178     203       227
hotels are comfortable in convenient locations en route.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SUPER CHEQUES: 2 nights in same hotel                N/A      268     321       376
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Not offered by all properties
Come… Bike with us on one of the following tours:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Surcharges for category “B” - 150 DKK and for category “C” hotels - 350 DKK, per room,
BEST OF NORTHERN SEALAND TOUR:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  per night, payable at the inn/hotel. High season surcharge of 150-350 DKK applies for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                some properties 01Jul-15Aug. Call us for details!
6 days/ 5 nights, Copenhagen - Copenhagen
Departures: Sundays Jun 11 - Aug 27
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                A MEMORABLE WEEK IN COPENHAGEN:
Price per person based on DBL: $1151 CAD, SGL Suppl. $272 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Independent package, 7 Days/ 6 nights
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Great package for those who wish to remain at the same hotel during their
DENMARK & SWEDEN TOUR:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          stay in Denmark, taking day tours and exploring the surrounding towns and
8 days/ 7 nights, Copenhagen/Gentofte - Copenhagen/Gentofte                                                                                                                                                                                                     countryside on their own. Take a trip to the Viking Ship Museum in Roskilde,
Departures: Saturdays May 27 - Aug 26                                                   Photo: Aalborg Tourism                                                                                                                                                  see the birthplace of H.C. Andersen in Odense or explore the Swedish town
Price per person based on DBL: $1195 CAD, SGL Suppl. $456 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                   of Malmö, everything at your own pace!
                                                                                      COPENHAGEN CITY BREAKS - IDEAL FOR CRUISE PASSENGERS!                                  HOTELS IN COPENHAGEN - We recommend:                                               Departures: Daily all year
SOUTHERN FUNEN TOUR:                                                                  INTRODUCTION TO THE DANISH CAPITAL: 3 days/ 2 nights                                   Prices include breakfast, taxes and service charges.                               Included: Accommodation with daily breakfast at Ibis Copenhagen Crown / Triton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                / Star, centrally located 3* hotels. Sightseeing tours: Grand Tour of Copenhagen
8 days/ 7 nights, Svendborg - Odense                                                  Price per person in CAD                                      SGL      DBL     TPL                                                                                         and Castle Tour of North Sealand, 2nd class Scanrailpass for 5 days of train trav-
Departures: Sundays May 28 - Aug 27                                                    Hotel                          01Jan-30 Apr                   579     388     346     Price per person, per NT in CAD                           SGL     DBL     TPL      el. Hotel upgrades and additional tours available. Please note that some available
Price per person based on DBL: $1205 CAD, SGL Suppl. $380 CAD                          Phoenix Copenhagen 4*          01May-31Oct                    667     482     409                                                                                        day tours (H.C. Andersen Tour, Carlsberg Tour, Christiania Tour, Sweden Tour etc.)
                                                                                       City Centre                    01Nov-31Dec                    579     388     346     Radisson SAS                   01Jan-30Apr DAILY           333     199    N/A      may have seasonal departures.
                                                                                                                                                                             Royal 5*                       01 May-30SepDAILY           383     208    N/A      Price per person based on DBL: $1130 CAD
10 ISLANDS IN 10 DAYS:                                                                                                01Jan-30 Apr                   528     314     276     City Centre                    01Oct-31Dec DAILY           418     225    N/A
11 days/ 10 nights, Svendborg - Svendborg                                              Hotel Grand 4*                                                                                                                                                           SGL Supplement: $354 CAD
                                                                                                                      01May-31Oct                    615     438     359
                                                                                       City Centre                                                                           Scandic Hotel
Departures: Saturdays Jun 03 - Aug 19                                                                                 01Nov-31Dec                    528     314     276
                                                                                                                                                                             Copenhagen City 4*             All Year DAILY              293     193     152
Price per person based on DBL: $1976 CAD, SGL Suppl. $435 CAD                                                                                                                City Centre
                                                                                                                      01Jan-30 Apr                   497     284     246
                                                                                       Hotel Opera 3*
                                                                                                                      01May-31Oct                    540     388     316
 MORE BIKE TOURS ARE AVAILABLE. ASK FOR DETAILED ITINERARIES!                          City Centre
                                                                                                                      01Nov-31Dec                    497     284     246     Hotel Kong Arthur 4*
                                                                                                                                                                                                            01Oct-31Dec DAILY           239     145     116
                                                                                                                                                                             City Centre
                                                                                      Included: 2 nights hotel accommodation, daily buffet breakfast and 2-½ hour city
                                                                                      sightseeing tour by coach with English speaking guide.                                                                01Jan-30Apr DAILY           203     115     110
                                                                                                                                                                             Hotel Alexandra 3*+
                                                                                                                                                                                                            01May-30Sep DAILY           245     137     124
                                                                                                                                                                             City Centre
                                                                                                                                                                                                            01Oct-31Dec DAILY           203     115     110
                                                                                      FAIRY TALE TOUR IN DENMARK: Escorted, 3 days/ 2 nights
                                                                                      Copenhagen-Odense-Kolding-Jelling-Silkeborg-Århus-Roskilde-Copenhagen                  Hotel Danmark 3*
                                                                                                                                                                                                            All Year DAILY              215     125     103
                                                                                      Fairy tales, castles, islands, ancient cities, cruising, Viking burial grounds…        City Centre
                                                                                      that is the backdrop of 3 fun filled days exploring unique Denmark.
                                                                                                                                                                             Mercure Hotels            01Jan-31May DAILY                181     108     104
                                                                                      The tour takes you to Hans Christian Andersen's House in Odense, a museum
                                                                                                                                                                             Copenhagen 3* Richmond 3* 01Jun-30Sep DAILY                248     140     125
                                                                                      built in the restored home where the fairy tale writer was born. Explore the           Central Railway Stn       01Oct-31Dec DAILY                174     104     101
                                                                                      Renaissance style Egeskov Castle - the best preserved island castle in Europe,
                                                                                      in a very romantic setting resting on oak pillars in a lake. Visit Troense, which      Ibis Hotel
                                                                                                                                                                                                            All Year DAILY
                                                                                      is one of the best preserved Danish villages with a row of half-timbered hous-         Copenhagen Triton 3*                                       152      93     83
                                                                                                                                                                             Central Railway Stn
                                                                                      es and the Valdemar Castle from 1633 - and the picturesque coastal town of
                                                                                      Ebeltoft where you’ll find yourself in a fairy tale town with the tiniest City         Quality Hotel
                                                                                      Hall you ever saw and the quaint old houses lining the streets.                        Airport Dan 3*                 All Year DAILY              156      99     86
                                                                                      Before returning to Copenhagen you will stop in Roskilde, Sealand's second             Near Airport
                                                                                      largest town. In the Middle Ages the town was the spiritual centre of north-           This represents only a small selection of hotels that we offer in Copenhagen and
                                                                                      ern Europe. The building of Roskilde Cathedral was begun in 1170 under                 Denmark. Call us or visit our web site for details!
                                                                                      Bishop Absalon, the founder of the city of Copenhagen. In the Chapels you
                                                                                      will find the tombs of 38 Danish kings.
                                                                                      Departure dates: Jun 05, 19. Jul 17. Aug 14
                                                                                      Included: 2 nights First Class hotel accommodation with breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 din-
                                                                                      ner, transportation with deluxe coach, English-speaking tour leader, sightseeing and
                                                                                      entrances as per itinerary.
 Photo: Christina Birch                                                               Price per person based on DBL: $1025 CAD, SGL Suppl. $140 CAD                                                                                                                                                                           Photo: John Sommer


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 Sweden is a great country in every sense of the word. There                                                                                                                                                                                                            CAR RENTAL IN SWEDEN - EUROPCAR:
 are so many things to see and do, that you could spend a life-
 time discovering Sweden and still leave a lot unseen. The                                                                                                                                                                                                              Rates in CAD                   1-2 days 3-4 days 5-7 days Ex day 14+ days Ex day
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         daily    daily package daily package daily




                                                                                                                                                                                  Sweden
 choice is yours. Enjoy the vibrant life of the big cities, take a
 trip back in time to the Vikings, and discover Stockholm - a                                                                                                                                                                                                            ECONOMY: VW Polo 1.6              109      99      494         71      918          66
 unique city, built on 14 islands in Lake Malaren and Saltsjøn,
 part of the Baltic Sea. It is a fascinating capital city through-                                                                                                                                                                                                       COMPACT: VW Golf 1.8              122      111     553         79      1028         74
 out the year. Historic palaces, top-rank museums and a rich
 cultural life attract visitors just as much as the vibrant
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         INTERMEDIATE: VW Bora 1.8         136      124     617         89      1147         82
 nightlife and the new trends in design, fashion and music.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         INTERMEDIATE AUT: VW Passat       177      161     801         115     1489       107
GØTA CANAL CRUISE... Sweden's Most Romantic Trip!
A journey through the heart of Sweden on historical vintage ships M/S Diana,
M/S Juno and M/S Wilhelm Tham…                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           WAGON: VW Passat Variant          182      165     824         118     1533       110
The Gøta Canal was built in the early 1800's and is still the greatest building
achievement in Sweden's history. The journey takes you right across Sweden, con-                                                                                                                                                                                         MINIVAN: VW Caravelle 5 pax       311      283     1412        202     2627       188
necting Stockholm and Gothenburg, through canals, lakes and sixty-five locks.
Kings, authors, explorers and thousands of visitors with an interest in culture, his-                                                                                                                                                                                   Included: Unlimited Mileage, Third Party Liability insurance.
tory and nature have made this journey.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 NOT included: CDW, TP, VAT 25%, airport surcharge.

Now it's your turn to experience this dream cruise!                                                                                                                                                                                                                     SWEDISH TRIANGLE TOUR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Independent package, 5 days/ 4 nights
Price per person in CAD                   2 Days           4 Days         6 Days                                                                                                                                                                                        Stockholm - Gothenburg - Malmö - Stockholm
                                         M/S Diana       M/S Juno M/S W. Tham                                                                                                                                                                                           See Sweden by train - that is the easy and relaxing way to travel. This inde-
                                                       M/S W. Tham M/S Diana
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        pendent package starts with one night in Stockholm. Next morning board the
 Category A                     DBL           944            2887            3698                                                                                                                                                                                       train to Gothenburg and in about 3 hours you will be in Gothenburg. Next
 Main Deck                      SGL          1454            3908            4887                                                                                                                                                                                       morning you will continue by train to Malmo. This trip takes a bit over 3 hours.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        After a night in Malmo you will take the train back to Stockholm (4.5 hours).
 Category B                     DBL           811            2119            3181
 Shelter Deck                   SGL          1266            3125            3810                                                                                                                                                                                       STOCKHOLM - "Beauty on Water" - the capital of Sweden that once was part
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo: Goteborg & Co         of the Hanseatic League is today a pulsing big city. Stockholm has both cul-
                                DBL          637             1510            2370
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        tural and historical places of interest as well as a wide variety of shops,
 Category C
 Bridge Deck                    SGL          916             2021            3265           BEST OF SWEDEN FOR CHILDREN: Self-drive tour, 7 days/ 6 nights                        HOTELS IN STOCKHOLM - We recommend:                                                   cafés, restaurants and an exceptional charm.
                                                                                            Gothenburg - Carlskrona - Vimmerby                                                                                                                                          GOTHENBURG - the "Friendly City" is Sweden's second largest city with a
                                                                                                                                                                                  Prices include breakfast, taxes and service charges.
Prices include accommodation in selected cabin, all meals on board (excluding drinks/bev-   Finally we have a package for families with children! Enjoy a fun week visit-                                                                                               relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. You can explore it with the sightseeing
erages), stops of varying duration, port charges.                                           ing attractions like Tivoli Liseberg in Gothenburg, Childrens’ Farm in                 Price per person, per NT in CAD                           SGL      DBL     TPL       boat "Paddan" or by coach. Visit the fishmarket and when you feel like eating
                                                                                            Carlskrona, the Kingdom of Crystal in Kosta and the Astrid Lindgren’s Park in                                         01Jan-26Feb MON-THU          310     166        134   - choose one of the many seafood restaurants offering fresh fish of the day,
                                                                                            Vimmerby.                                                                                                             27Feb-09Apr MON-THU          461     244        186   lobster or shrimp... This is also a very stroll friendly city.
                                                                                            Departure dates: On request from 01Jul-25Aug.                                                                         10Apr-30Apr MON-THU          310     166        134   MALMÖ - a charming city on the Swedish South coast that is located just min-
                                                                                                                                                                                   First Hotels                                                                         utes away from the Danish capital Copenhagen over the famous Øresund
                                                                                            Included: Hotel accommodation incl. breakfast in Gothenburg, Carlskrona and                                           01May-19Jun MON-THU          461     244        186
                                                                                                                                                                                   First Hotel Reisen 4*+                                                               Bridge.
                                                                                            Vimmerby (2 nights in each location), family passes for listed attractions.                                           20Jun-21Aug MON-THU          310     166        134
                                                                                                                                                                                   City Centre - Waterfront
                                                                                            Valid for max 2 adults and 2 children up to 15 years sharing a family room.                                           22Aug-01Dec MON-THU          461     244        186   Departure dates: All year
                                                                                            Price per person based on QUAD accommodation: $410 CAD                                                                02Dec-31Dec MON-THU          310     166        134   Included: Two nights accommodation in Stockholm, one night in Gothenburg and
                                                                                            Price per person based on TRIPLE accomodation: $547 CAD                                                               All Year FRI-SUN             310     166        134   one night in Malmo in 3* Choice Hotels with breakfast, Swedish Rail pass 2nd class
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        for 3 days. Extra nights and longer rail pass durations available.
                                                                                                                                                                                   Scandic Hotels
                                                                                                                                                                                   Sergel Plaza 4*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  01Jan-31May MON-THU          310     186        143   Price per person in CAD                                               DBL      SGL
                                                                                            GOTLAND, THE ISLE OF BEAUTY: Non-escorted, 3 days / 2 nights                           Continental 4*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  01Jun-31Aug MON-THU          254     145        116
                                                                                            Gotland, Sweden's largest island, has been the main hub of the Baltic region           Park *                                                                               4-night package featuring 3* Choice Hotels                            830      1038
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  01Sep-31Dec MON-THU          310     186        143   Extra night in Stockholm                                              148       200
                                                                                            since time immemorial - for Scandinavia, Germany and the Baltic Sea itself.            Anglais4*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  All Year FRI-SUN             254     145        116   Extra night in Gothenburg                                             107       146
                                                                                            The medieval city of Visby was once one of the most important places in                Hasselbacken 4*
                                                                                                                                                                                   City Centre                                                                          Extra night in Malmö                                                  116       179
                                                                                            the Baltic region, and today it is a popular destination for visitors from all
                                                                                            over the world. They stroll around the medieval streets where merchants                Rica City Hotels
                                                                                            once sold their wares and discover the old town with its ring wall, cobble             Stockholm 3*+
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  All Year DAILY               178     104        88            WE OFFER GREAT AIRFARES TO SWEDEN WITH FINNAIR!
                                                                                            stoned streets, the Cathedral and the beautiful monastery ruins.                       Kungsgatan 3*
                                                                                            It's easy to reach Gotland by air from Stockholm (several daily flights), or           Central Shopping Zone                                                                             ASK US ABOUT THE EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTS
                                                                                            by ferry from Oskarshamn in southern Sweden and from Nynäshamn just                                                                                                                       FOR THE HIGH SEASON SUMMER FLIGHTS!
                                                                                                                                                                                  This represents a small selection of hotels that we offer in Stockholm and Sweden.
                                                                                            south of Stockholm, which takes approx. 3 hours.
                                                                                            Included: 2 nights hotel accommodation incl. breakfast at Hotel Strand***, return
                                                                                            high speed ferry SF1500 Nynäshamn/Oskarshamn-Visby reclining seat included.
                                                                                            Optional: One way bus transfer Stockholm-Nynäshamn for $28 CAD per person.
                                                                                            Price per person based on DBL: $582.00 CAD
                                                                                            SGL supplement: $374 CAD




                                                                                            The Stockholm à-la-Carte hotel package consists of bed, breakfast and the
                                                                                            Stockholm à la Carte card, featuring unlimited free public transportation by buses,
                                                                                            subway and commuter trains, six free boat tours, free admission to 50 sights and
                                                                                            attractions, a 138 page guide book and more. The card is a $ 450 CAD value in
                                                                                            itself. There are 43 Stockholm hotels to choose from, ranging from 3 to 5 stars at
                                                                                            discounted rates available 217 days of the year. For the balance of the year it is
                                                                                            also available, but at a higher rate.

                                                                                                 Separate pricelist available on our web site - ask for details!                                                                                                                                                                          Photo: R. Ryan
                                                                    Photo:R. Ryan


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Modern day Icelanders often point to the first Norse settlers as                                                                                                                                                                                                 CAR RENTAL IN ICELAND - EUROPCAR:
their ancestors, speaking fondly of their colourful Viking past.
Visit Iceland and you enter a whole new realm of experience.                                                                                                                                                                                                     Rates in CAD                           Season       1-7 days     8-14 days
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       daily        daily
The chilliest thing about Iceland is its name! Throbbing with




                                                                                                                                         Iceland
life by day and by night Reykjavik is just as much a part of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Low           139            123
Icelandic experience as the midnight sun or the magical land-                                                                                                                                                                                                    ECONOMY: VW Polo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         High          217            192
scapes forged by ice and fire.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Low           165            145
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 COMPACT: Mitsubishi Lancer
A SELECTION OF QUALITY ESCORTED COACH TOURS:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             High          247            217
Enjoy the mystic Iceland with a guided tour! These tours include accommo-
dation in quality hotels and guesthouseswith private or shared facilities,                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Low           179            158
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 COMPACT AUT: Mitsubishi Lancer AUT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         High          270            238
two meals a day and extensive sightseeing program enroute. You can
choose the suitable routing and duration that is right for you! Please note
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Low           238            210
that it is necessary to book hotel accommodation in Reykjavik for the                                                                                                                                                                                            4 WD: Suzuki Jimny 1.3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         High          388            342
nights before and after the tour.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Low           354            312
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 4 WD: MMC Pajero Sport
GLACIERS, GEYSERS & WATERFALLS: Escorted, 4 days/ 3 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               High          542            476
Introduction to the fascinating nature of this country along with its unique
culture and society.Accommodation with private facilities.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Low           390            344
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 MINIVAN: VW Caravelle 9 pax
Departures: May 01,08*,15*,22,29*. Jun 05,12,19*,26*.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    High          516            455
Jul 03,10,17 ,24*, 31. Aug 07*,14*,21,28. Sep 04*,11*,18,25.
Price per person based on DBL: $1650 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Low Season: Jan 01 - Jun 14 & Sep 01 - Dec 31. High Season: Jun 15 - Aug 31.
SGL supplement: $330 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Included: Unlimited Mileage, Third Party Liability ins., CDW, TP, VAT 24.5%,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 delivery and collection.
* Dates with guaranteed departures


ICELAND COMPLETE: Escorted, 7 days/ 6 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                            THE BEST WAY TO GET TO ICELAND IS WITH ICELANDAIR!
 Glaciers, waterfalls, geysers, sea and mountains are all featured in this clas-                                                                                                                                                                                         WE HAVE EXCELLENT ICELANDAIR FARES TO EUROPE!
sic circle tour. For the most part, activities are included, some are offered as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ASK ABOUT FREE STOPOVER PROGRAM IN ICELAND!
additional options.Accommodation with private facilities.
Departures: May 18*,25. Jun 01,08*,15,22*,29. Jul 06*,13,20*,27.
Aug 03*,10,17*,24, 31. Sep 07*,14*.
Price per person based on DBL: $2875 CAD
SGL supplement: $538 CAD
* Dates with guaranteed departures

ACROSS THE WILDERNESS: Escorted, 9 days/ 8 nights
A small group tour (max 15 passengers) with accommodation with shared
facilities for the more adventurous traveler . It takes you away from “the
beaten path”, so the route can change slightly according to the road condi-                                                                                                                                                           Photo: Iceland Travel
tions.Accommodation with shared facilities.
Departures: Jul 12, 19, 26. Aug 2, 9.
                                                                                   EXPLORE ICELAND ON SELF-DRIVE TOURS:                                                    HOTELS IN REYKJAVIK - We recommend:
Price per person based on DBL: $3127 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                           Prices include breakfast, taxes and service charges.
SGL supplement: $225 CAD
                                                                                   SAGA SITES TOUR: Self-drive, 5 days/ 4 nights
                                                                                                                                                                           Price per person, per NT in CAD                             SGL      DBL      TPL
                                                                                   Price per person based on DBL: $1097 CAD
GRAND TOUR: Escorted, 12 days/ 11 nights
                                                                                                                                                                            Hotel Borg 4*
A comprehensive tour including the most popular tourist attractions, as well       NATURE’S POWER TOUR: Self-drive, 7 days/ 6 nights                                                                        01May-30Sep                  404     340      297
                                                                                                                                                                            City Centre
as some less frequently visited sites. Accommodation with private facilities.      Price per person based on DBL: $1640 CAD
Departures: Jun 22. Jul 06, 20. Aug 03,17, 31.                                                                                                                              Radisson SAS Hotel
                                                                                                                                                                                                            01May-31May                  320     192      169
Price per person based on DBL: $5888 CAD                                           ICELAND EXPRESS: Self-drive, 8 days/ 7 nights                                            Saga 4*
                                                                                                                                                                                                            01Jun-30Sep                  383     237      199
                                                                                                                                                                            Near City Centre
SGL supplement: $1242 CAD                                                          Price per person based on DBL: $2041 CAD

                                                                                   ICELAND GRAND CIRCLE TOUR: Self-drive, 12 days/ 11 nights                                Hotel Metropolitan 4*           01May-31May                  222     149      120
                                                                                                                                                                            City Centre                     01Jun-30Sep                  270     182      146
                                                                                   Price per person based on DBL: $2931 CAD

                                                                                   ICELAND DISCOVERY: Self-drive, 14 days/ 13 nights                                        Hotel Cabin 3*                  01May-31May                  118      68      N/A
                                                                                   Price per person based on DBL: $3963 CAD                                                 Near City Centre                01Jun-30Sep                  230     133      N/A

                                                                                   Included: Rental car with UNL mileage & CDW (lowest recommended car group),              101 Guesthouse
                                                                                                                                                                                                            01May-30Sep                  196     125      107
                                                                                   based on 2 passengers in the car, accommodation in hotels & guesthouses with             City Centre
                                                                                   breakfast, detailed road maps and itineraries with marked accommodations, airport
                                                                                   transfer on arrival & departure, taxes. Deductions avail.for 3rd and 4th person shar-    Aurora Guesthouse
                                                                                                                                                                                                            01Jun-30Sep                  187     121      99
                                                                                                                                                                            Near City Centre
                                                                                   ing the car. Car upgrades available. Call us for detailed itineraries and single sup-
                                                                                   plements!                                                                               This represents only a small selection of hotels that we offer in Reykjavik and the
                                                                                                                                                                           rest of Iceland. Call us or visit our web site for details!
                                                                                    YOU CAN PRE-BOOK AVAILABLE DAY TOURS & ACTIVITIES:                                     A FASCINATING WEEK IN REYKJAVIK:
                                                                                                                                                                           7 days/ 6 nights - Independent package
                                                                                   - Reykjavik City Sightseeing                -   Highlights of the North Tour            A convenient package for those who wish to remain at the same hotel during their
                                                                                   - The Golden Circle Tour                    -   East-Fjords Highland Tour               stay in Iceland, but still see and experience what the countryside has to offer.
                                                                                   - Gullfoss-Geysir Tour                      -   Greenland-Kulusuk Tour                  Departures: Daily 01May-30Sep
                                                                                   - Blue Lagoon Tour                          -   Whale Watching                          Included: Accommodation with daily breakfast at Keyhotel Cabin 3*. Sightseeing
                                                                                   - South Shore Adventure                     -   River Rafting                           tours: Reykjavik City sightseeing, The Golden Circle, The Blue Lagoon & Reykjanes.
                                                                                   - Mystical Snaelfellsnes Cruise             -   Jeep Tours                              Hotel upgrades, guesthouse options, additional tours and airport transfers also
                                                                                   - The Westman Islands Tour                  -   Snowmobile Tours                        available.
                                                                                   - Grimsey Island Tour                       -   Horseback Riding Tours                  Price per person based on DBL: $ 1177 CAD
                                                                                   - Akureyri-Lake Myvatn Tour                 -   Hiking Tours                            SGL Supplement: $ 599 CAD                                                                                                                      Photo: Iceland Travel


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  CAR RENTAL IN NORWAY - EUROPCAR:
A land of contrasts, with breathtaking scenery so varied it never
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Rates in CAD                         3-4 days    5-7 days   Ex day   14+ days   Ex day
ceases to amaze. Witness the wonders of shifting landscape,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              daily     package     daily   package     daily
from beaches along the coast to flatlands and lush open fields.
Feast your eyes on the famous Norwegian blue-green fjords,                                                                                                                                                                                                        ECONOMY: Seat Arosa 1.4                    111     554        80      1030       74
which cut a swathe through mountainous terrain, into the heart
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  COMPACT: VW Golf 1.6                       141     703        101     1037       94
of wonderland Norway - a fairy tale within your grasp.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  INTERMEDIATE: Toyota Avensis 1.6           161     803        115     1494      107
A SELECTION OF QUALITY ESCORTED COACH TOURS:
These tours include accommodation in centrally located First Class hotels, most
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  INTERMED. AUT: Mercedes C180               241     1204       184     2390      171
meals and extensive sightseeing program enroute. You can choose the suitable
routing and duration and add on extensions to other Scandinavian countries.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  WAGON: VW Passat Variant                   187     933        134     1735      124

LAND OF THE FJORDS: Escorted, 6 Days/ 5 Nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                    MINIVAN: VW Caravelle 6 pax                272     1359       241     2238      160
Bergen - Fjord Country - Oslo
Departure dates: Jun 08, 15, 22, 29. Jul 06, 13, 20, 27. Aug 03, 10, 17.                                                                                                                                                                                          Included: Unlimited Mileage, Third Party Liability ins. NOT included: CDW, TP,
Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern                                                                                                                                                                                      VAT 25%, airport surcharge. ASK FOR SPECIAL WEEKEND RATES!
deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  WEST COAST DISCOVERY PACKAGE: Independent, 8 days/ 7 nights
speaking tour escort, airport transfers on arrival/departure days.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bergen - Bergen (or Oslo).
Price per person based on DBL: $2099 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Spend 5 Nights at fabulous Best Western SKEI Hotel on beautiful Lake Jølster in
SGL supplement: $375 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          "Fjord Norway". Daily optional excursions to points of interest in the area or sim-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ply enjoy the tranquillity at Skei.
FJORDS OF NORWAY: Escorted, 7 Days/ 6 Nights
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Departure dates: Sundays 15May-30Sep*
Oslo - Fjord Country - Oslo                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Included: 2 nights at Scandic Hotel Bergen City 4*, 5 nights at Skei Hotel 4*, HB
Departure dates: Jun 07, 14, 21, 28. Jul 05, 12, 19, 26. Aug 02, 9,16.                                                                                                                                                                                            including breakfast and dinner, 5 packed lunches at Skei, transfers as per itinerary
Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern                                                                                                                                                                                      by coach, boat and train, “Norway in a Nutshell” tour including Flåm Railway and
deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-                                                                                                                                                                                Sognefjord Expressboat, sightseeing as per itinerary.
speaking tour escort, airport transfers on arrival/departure days.                                                                                                                                                                                                Price per person based on DBL: $2018 CAD
Price per person based on DBL: $2362 CAD




                                                                                                                                                      Norway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SGL supplement: $512 CAD
SGL supplement: $481 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           * For May 21 & 28 and Aug 27 departures DEDUCT $166 CAD and for September
Available extensions: Four Capitals Tour. Call for details!                                                                                                                                                                                                       departures DEDUCT $304 CAD from the quoted price!

SCENIC NORWAY: Escorted, 8 Days/ 7 Nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                         NORWAY IN A NUTSHELL: Independent Package, 4 days/ 3 nights
Oslo - Fjord Country - Oslo                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Oslo - Flåm - Bergen & v.v.
Departure dates: Jun 06, 13, 20, 27. Jul 04, 11, 18, 25. Aug 01, 08, 15.                                                                                                                                                                                          "Norway in a Nutshell" is one of the “classic” itineraries in Norway. The tour goes
Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern                                                                                                                                                                                      by train, boat, and bus - enjoying breath-taking scenery. You will experience the
deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-                                                                                                                                                                                famous Flåm Railway, one of the most popular attractions in Norway. First night
speaking tour escort, airport transfers on arrival/departure days.                                                                                                                                                                                                in Oslo, Hotel Savoy 3*, one night in a selected scenic fjord hotel enroute - and
Price per person based on DBL: $2533 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                          finish your trip with an overnight stay in Bergen in Comfort Hotel Holberg 3*.
SGL supplement: $560 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Departures: Daily 01May-30Sep
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Included: 3 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast, "Norway in a Nutshell”
Available extensions: Stockholm, Helsinki & Copenhagen. Call for details!
                                                                                         Photo: Terje Rakke                                                                                                                                                       tour: a combination of train, bus & boat.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3-night package: Prices per person in CAD                            DBL        SGL
                                                                                     FJORD IMAGES TOUR: Escorted, 6 Days/ 5 Nights                                           HOTELS IN OSLO & BERGEN - We recommend:
                                                                                     Oslo - Bergen*                                                                          Prices per person, per NT in CAD incl. breakfast, tax and service charges.           Stopover in Fretheim Hotel in Flåm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       674        864
                                                                                     A great value bus tour that lets you enjoy the majesty of the 3 most picturesque                                                                                             Oslo - Flam - Gudvangen - Stalheim - Voss - Bergen & v.v.
                                                                                     Norwegian Fjords: Geiranger Fjord, Sogne Fjord and Hardanger Fjord.
                                                                                     Departure dates: Jun 18, 25. Jul 02, 09, 16, 23, 30. Aug 06, 13.                        OSLO HOTELS:                                                SGL    DBL     TPL       Stopover in Stalheim Hotel in Stalheim
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       679        860
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Oslo - Flam - Gudvangen - Stalheim - Voss - Bergen & v.v.
                                                                                     Included: Accommodation with private facilities in 3-4* hotels, HB including break-
                                                                                     fast and dinner, transportation by modern coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, bag-     Grand Hotel 5*
                                                                                                                                                                                                             All Year DAILY               191     124    110
                                                                                                                                                                             City Centre                                                                          Stopover in Kvikne’s Hotel in Balestrand
                                                                                     gage handling, services of an English-speaking tour escort.                                                                                                                                                                                       762        952
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Oslo - Flam - Balestrand - Bergen & v.v.
                                                                                     Price per person based on DBL: $1512 CAD                                                Clarion Hotel                   01Jan-30Apr                  193     108    100
                                                                                     SGL supplement: $313 CAD                                                                Royal Chistiania 4*             01May-30Sep                  211     110    101
                                                                                                                                                                             City Centre                     01Oct-31Dec                  233     133    117                LET US CUSTOMIZE AN ITINERARY FOR YOU!
                                                                                     * Add one night and end the tour in Oslo: add $173 for DBL and $269 for SGL
                                                                                                                                                                             Rica Hotels                                                                          ASK US ABOUT FJORD CRUISES, DAY TRIPS OUT OF OSLO & BERGEN,
                                                                                                                                                                             Oslo 4* & Victoria 4*           All Year DAILY               175     108    100                 ACCOMMODATION IN FJORD HOTELS, ETC.
                                                                                     NORWEGIAN FJORDS AND COUNTRYSIDE:                                                       City Centre
                                                                                     Escorted, 9 days/ 8 nights
                                                                                     Oslo - Oslo                                                                             Rainbow Hotels
                                                                                                                                                                             Europa 3*+                      All Year DAILY               162      99     87
                                                                                     This deluxe tour offers a unique, very interesting itinerary. Starting out from Oslo,
                                                                                                                                                                             City Centre
                                                                                     take a tour of Telemark, the birthplace of cross country skiing. Continue to
                                                                                     Hardanger Fjord and beautiful Lofthus, visit Rosendal and the Barony, a renais-         Rainbow Hotel
                                                                                     sance castle from the 1600's surrounded by fabulous rose gardens. After 2 nights in     Munch 3*                        All Year DAILY               144      86     78
                                                                                     Bergen, continue the journey in Fjord Norway to spectacular Sognefjord and              City Centre
                                                                                     Geiranger Fjord. Stay in fjord view rooms at the historical fjord hotels: Ullesvang
                                                                                     Hotel, Kvikne’s Hotel and Union Hotel; ride the famous scenic Flåm Railway, etc.        BERGEN HOTELS:                                              SGL    DBL     TPL
                                                                                     Departure dates: Jun 09, 23. Jul 21. Aug 18. Sep 08.
                                                                                     Included: Accommodation in First Class and Deluxe hotels with daily breakfast, 6        Radisson SAS Hotel
                                                                                     dinners, 5 lunches, transportation by modern deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itin-     Royal 5*                        All Year DAILY               285     194    160
                                                                                     erary, baggage handling, services of English-speaking tour escort. Pre/post nights      City Centre
                                                                                     available in Oslo for extra charge.                                                     Clarion Hotel                   01Jan-30Apr                  202     127    110
                                                                                     Price per person based on DBL: $3215 CAD                                                Admiral 4*                      01May-31Aug                  220     141    120
                                                                                     SGL supplement: $582 CAD                                                                Waterfront                      01Sep-31Dec                  208     129    112

                                                                                                                                                                             Rainbow Hotel                   01Jan-19May                  162     103     89
                                                                                                                                                                             Bryggen Orion 3*                20May-20Sep                  183     124    103
                                                                                         DETAILED DAY-TO-DAY ITINERARIES LIST ALL THE INCLUSIONS.                            City Centre                     21Sep-31Dec                  162     103     89
                                                                                                 WE WILL BE HAPPY TO SEND THEM TO YOU
                                                            Photo: Johan Berge                           BY E-MAIL, FAX OR MAIL!                                             This represents only a small selection of hotels that we offer in Oslo, Bergen and     Photo: Terje Rakke
                                                                                                                                                                             the rest of Norway. Call us for details!

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DFDS SEAWAYS - Master of the Northern Seas                                                                                                                                                                                                                               KRISTINA CRUISES - The Vintage Ship Experience



                                                                                                                  Scandinavian Cruise
Welcome on board to a better way of travelling! The sleek                                                                                                                                                                                                                Welcome aboard M/S Kristina Regina. Make your next cruise a
white liners have all the comfort and facilities normally associ-                                                                                                                                                                                                        Kristina cruise and experience glorious ports, creating a life-
ated with larger cruise ships. The buffet restaurant is an all-                                                                                                                                                                                                          time of memories aboard this very unique luxuriously restored
time favourite; the abundant Scandinavian smorgasbord is a                                                                                                                                                                                                               vintage ship! The 4,295-ton Kristina Regina is a traditional
feast not to be missed. All ships have live bands, and for the                                                                                                                                                                                                           passenger ship sailing under the Finnish flag with an all Finnish
young at heart the discotheque swings into the early hours.                                                                                                                                                                                                              crew. The genuine atmosphere of this unique ship is carefully



                                                                                                                      Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         maintained and the superb food features the most popular
DFDS Seaways has provided passenger services for more than 130 years, with                                                                                                                                                                                               Scandinavian specialties.
a fleet considered to be one of the largest in northern Europe. Currently, the
company operates seven modern passenger ships and to make a comparison                                                                                                                                                                                                   FINNISH ARCHIPELAGO CRUISES
can say that they are one of Scandinavia's largest "hotel chains", with approx.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         M/S Kristina Brahe
9,000 "bed-nights" every night during the summer season and "parking facili-
ties" for 2,500 cars.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Enjoy the magnificent beauty of the Finnish archipelago and visit placed
In a year, DFDS transports approximately 1.8 million passengers and 200,000                                                                                                                                                                                              of rich cultural heritage, following the footsteps of the Czars!
cars on eight routes traversing the sea between Denmark, Sweden, Norway,                                                                                                                                                                                                 THE CZARS’ ROUTE TO SAIMAA CANAL & LAKELAND: 4 days/ 3 nights
Germany, Holland, and Great Britain. When you travel with DFDS Seaways, you
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Helsinki – Kotka – Lappeenranta – Savonlinna – Puumala – (Lappeenranta) –
will experience a genuine maritime atmosphere, in style, and with a truly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (Kotka) – Helsinki
international level of service.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Kristina Brahe’s eastbound cruise, awarded with the Scandinavian Travel
We offer all DFDS Seaways Routes:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Award, enables you to experience two different insular worlds connected by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         the Saimaa Canal. The cruise passes several beautiful islands of the eastern
Copenhagen - Oslo or v.v.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Gulf of Finland. Words cannot describe this special summer feeling on the
Copenhagen - Gdansk or v.v.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         islands. The sea, the haze, the wind and the sounds must be experienced all
Newcastle - Amsterdam (Ijmuiden) or v.v.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         together.
Newcastle - Kristiansand - Gothenburg or v.v.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Departures: Jun 7, 14, 21. Aug 2, 9,16, 23
Harwich - Esbjerg or v.v.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Price per person based on double: from $678 CAD
Harwich - Hamburg (Cuxhaven) or v.v.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Departures: Jun 28. Jul 5,12,19,26
OUR MOST POPULAR ROUTE - COPENHAGEN TO OSLO & V.V.:                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Price per person based on double: from $713 CAD


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         THE ARCHIPELAGO CRUISE: 4 days/ 3 nights
PRICES PER PERSON in TWIN cabin, one-way in $ CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Helsinki - Jussarö - Tammisaari - Jurmo - Utö - Kökar - Nauvo - Helsinki
                              LOW SEASON        SHOULDER SEASON           HIGH S.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Kristina Brahe sails West from Helsinki. On this route the summer day, the
                                01Jan-28 Apr      29 Apr-23 Jun       24Jun-31 Aug
                                01 Oct-30 Dec     01 Sep-30 Sep
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         past and the present get intertwined with each other. The first stop is on the
 Cabin Category             SUN-THU   FRI-SAT   SUN-THU    FRI-SAT      ALL WEEK                                                                                                                                                               Photo: Terje Rakke        Island of Jussarö.The cruise continues making zigzags through the archipela-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         go to reach the idyllic town of Tammisaari, which received city rights already
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         in 1546. Next you will cruise out to the open sea and arrive at the Island of
Standard Inside                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Photo: Hans Henrik Nybo
                              87       174        139       207          231                                                                                                                                                                                             Jurmo, famous for its moraine fields. In the evening you will arrive at the
Inside cabin, 2-4 berths                                                              NORWEGIAN COASTAL VOYAGE -                                                                Coastal Voyage is a charming combination of first-class pas-                             Island of Utö, which is situated at Finland’s southernmost point and known
                                                                                      The "World's Most Beautiful Voyage"…                                                      senger and working ship. Enjoy a panoramic view of ever-                                 for its fort and pilots. The third day of the cruise will take you to Åland’s
Standard Outside
Outside cabin, 2-4 berths
                              152      239        205       272          296          With 34 ports of call, The Norwegian Coastal Voyage is a life-                            changing, breathtaking scenery, relax and take in the wonders                            Kökar. During the middle ages there was a Franciscan monastery on its main
                                                                                      line along a coast characterized by vast distances, a sparse                              of this wonderful journey. Why not try one of the new millen-                            island. You will cross Kihti and arrive at Nauvo to discover a traditional vil-
                                                                                      population and dramatic scenery. Nowadays, the Norwegian                                  nium ships…                                                                              lage with grey stone church, handicraft and coffee shops and an exhibition of
Commodore Class                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ships’ models.
                              294      380        348       413          378
Superior Cabin, 2 berths                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Departures: Jun 11,18,25. Aug 6,13,20
                                                                                      HIGHLIGHTS OF NORWAY: 11 days /10 nights                                                  NORWEGIAN HOLIDAY: 12 days /11 nights                                                    Price per person based on double: from $652 CAD
Commodore Deluxe                                                                      Featuring Northbound Sailing Bergen-Kirkenes                                              Featuring Southbound Sailing Kirkenes-Bergen                                             Departures: Jul 2,9,16,23,30
                              409      495        461       528          552          The journey begins in Oslo, the Norwegian capital. Next, travel on the scenic             First, arrive in Norway’s historic capital of Oslo, where you’ll have time to absorb     Price per person based on double: from $687 CAD
Deluxe Cabin, 2 berths
                                                                                      Bergen Railway, along the Hallingdal Valley and through the unspoiled fjord region,       the city’s rich culture-most museums and attractions are free with your Oslo Card.
                                                                                      to the Hanseatic city of Bergen. You’ll have a day at leisure in Bergen; visit the col-   Next, you will fly to the northernmost port on the Norwegian Coastal Voyage,             Included: Accommodation on board, all meals and entertainment on board, shore
Ask for prices for single cabins, 2 lower berth cabins and 3rd and 4th passenger in
                                                                                      orful Fish and Flower Market and the charming old harbor area, with its many              Kirkenes. You can explore this charming and remote town before boarding your ship        excursions as per itinerary.
Standard 2-4 berth cabins!
                                                                                      attractions. In the evening, you’ll embark on a breathtaking Norwegian Coastal            for the sail south. On your Norwegian Coastal Voyage you will relax on the deck and
                                                                                      Voyage, and will experience Norway the way locals do. You’ll visit such historic          watch the scenery and learn about Norwegian culture and history. Your journey will
                                                                                      towns as Alesund, Trondheim, Tromso, and see the magnificent Geirangerfjord               end in Bergen. You’ll have a day at leisure in Bergen to walk the cobblestone             CALL US FOR DETAILS REGARDING OTHER CRUISES IN SCANDINAVIA!
                                                                                      (April 15–September 11), the Lofoten Islands, and the Trollfjord. Your journey ends       streets. Finally, you will travel on the scenic Bergen Railway, along the Hallingdal
                                                                                      in Kirkenes with your flight back to Oslo.                                                Valley and through the unspoiled fjord region, to the cosmopolitan capital of Oslo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            WE OFFER A SELECTION OF SCANDINAVIAN GROUP DEPARTURES
                                                                                      Included: Northbound (6 NT) sailing on NCV in selected cabin with all meals,              Included: Northbound (6 NT) sailing on NCV in selected cabin with all meals,
                                                                                                                                                                                3 NTs hotel in Oslo, 2 NTs hotel in Bergen, 1 NT hotel in Kirkenes, daily breakfast at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ON MAJOR CRUISE LINES!
                                                                                      3 NTs hotel in Oslo, 1 NT hotel in Bergen, daily breakfast at the hotels, airfare
                                                                                      Kirkenes-Oslo, train Oslo-Bergen, the Oslo Card, the Bergen Card, train transfers in      the hotels, airfare Oslo-Kirkenes, train Bergen-Oslo, the Oslo Card, the Bergen
                                                                                      Oslo, 3-course dinner in Bergen, port charges, air taxes.                                 Card, train transfers in Oslo, 3-course dinner in Bergen, port charges, air taxes.
                                                                                      * Some L-cat cabins have obstructed view.                                                 * Some L-cat cabins have obstructed view.

                                                                                      Price per person DBL in CAD                  01Apr-31May 01Jun-31Aug 01Sep-30Sep          Price per person DBL in CAD                  01Apr-31May 01Jun-31Aug 01Sep-30Sep
                                                                                      Category I                                                                                Category I
                                                                                      Standard Inside Cabin                            4064          4360          3760         Standard Inside Cabin                           4042           4308         3775
                                                                                      2 lower berths or upper/lower berths                                                      2 lowe berths or upper/lower berths

                                                                                      Category L                                                                                Category L
                                                                                      Standard Outside Cabin                           4190          4597          3886         Standard Outside Cabin                          4145           4493         3871
                                                                                      Window or porthole*, 2 lower berths                                                       Window or porthole*, 2 lower berths

                                                                                      Category N                                                                                Category N
                                                                                      Standard Outside Cabin                           4449          4893          4034         Standard Outside Cabin                          4352           4737         3997
                                                                                      Window or porthole, 2 lower berths                                                        Window or porthole, 2 lower berths

                                                                                      Category Q                                                                                Category Q
                                                                                      Junior Suite                                     6121          6736          5204         Junior Suite                                    5825           6351         5056
                                                                                      Windows, sofa, Queen or Twin beds                                                         Windows, sofa, Queen or Twin beds

                                                                                      Category MG                                                                               Category MG
                                                                                      Grand Suite                                      4798          8371          6699         Grand Suite                                     6958           7698         6284
                                                                  Photo: Gaby Bohle   Balcony or bay window, sofa, TV, Queen bed                                                Balcony or bay window, sofa, TV, Queen bed                                                                                                        Photo: Kristina Cruises

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Unforgettable experiences on the sparkling Baltic Sea by Silja                                                   OUR MOST POPULAR ROUTING: Helsinki - Stockholm & v.v.
Line… In the great atmosphere on board any of Silja's luxury lin-                                                Prices are Per person in CAD, including buffet breakfast:
ers you can relax, have fun, shop and feast. Walk along a glitter-




                                                                     Silja Line Cruises
ing 142 metres long Promenade on the sister ships Silja Symphony                                                 Prices PER CABIN in CAD                       Spring     Summer          Fall
and Silja Serenade that sail the Helsinki - Stockholm route where                                                                                            01Jan-11Jun 12Jun-13Aug 14Aug-30Dec
people from all around the world meet. This is the heart of the
ship where you can find a showcase of boutiques, cafés and                                                       Tourist Class II
restaurants. Silja has the most spacious cabins in all categories                                                Inside cabin with 2-4 berths                    239         337          250
                                                                                                                 Located below the car deck
on the Baltic, from comfortable one to four persons cabins to
state of the art Commodore cabins located in a special section of
                                                                                                                 Tourist Class I
the ship. These ships are virtual five-star floating resorts, fea-                                               Inside cabin with 2-4 berths                    283         380          294
turing restaurants, nightclubs, swimming pools, spas, saunas,                                                    Located on various higher decks
casinos, entertainment, shopping and activities for children.
The Silja SuperSeaCats that run the busy route between Helsinki                                                  Promenade Class
and Tallinn with multiple daily departures are real one hull pas-                                                Inside cabin with 2-4 berths with               326         467          337
                                                                                                                 Windows opening to the inside promenade
senger ships in the fast ferry category. They are 100 metres long
and are designed to afford the highest level of comfort. The
excellent passenger facilities on board include guaranteed seat-                                                 Seaside Class
ing for all passengers on two decks. Come on board and get pam-                                                  Outside cabin with 2-4 berths                   370         522          391
                                                                                                                 Windows opening to the sea
pered by the best service on the Baltic Sea!

                                                                                                                 Silja Class
We offer all Silja Line’s Routes:                                                                                Deluxe Cabin with movable Twin beds,
                                                                                                                                                                 500         684          522
                                                                                                                 Windows to the sea or inside promenade
Helsinki - Åland - Stockholm or v.v.                                                                             Refreshments & Special Breakfast incl.
Stockholm/ Kapelskar - Turku or v.v.
Helsinki - Tallinn or v.v.
                                                                                                                 Commodore Class
Turku - Åland & Stockholm - Åland or v.v.                                                                        Deluxe Cabin in separate area of the ship
Separate timetables and price lists are available.                                                                                                               674         901          695
                                                                                                                 Double bed and sofa, extra amenities
                                                                                                                 Refreshments & Special Breakfast incl.


           ASK ABOUT SILJA SUPER SEACAT DAY CRUISES                                                              Rates can vary based on cabin category and number of passengers sharing the cabin.
                   FROM HELSINKI TO TALLINN                                                                      These samples are based on two passengers sharing a cabin. Accommodation on the
          WITH PRICES STARTING FROM $95 CAD RETURN!                                                              ship with daily breakfast. Call us about detailed pricing info.
                                                                                             Photo: Silja Line




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SCANDINAVIAN ADVENTURE: Escorted, 10 days/ 9 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SCANDINAVIAN CAPITALS: Escorted, 8 days/ 7 nights
Norway - Sweden                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Stockholm - Copenhagen - Oslo




                                                                                                 Escorted
A popular and comprehensive tour featuring the best of Scandinavia. You will visit                                                                                                                                                                                   This tour will introduce you to the three Scandinavian capitals, starting in
Norway: land of fjords and midnight sun, rich in history and unspoiled beauty.                                                                                                                                                                                       Stockholm, continuing on to Copenhagen via Vaexjoe, ending in Oslo after an
Norway displays an ever-changing landscape of fjords and glaciers. The warm and                                                                                                                                                                                      overnight cruise on board DFDS Seaways.
friendly people of Sweden welcome you to their country steeped in history and full                                                                                                                                                                                   Departures: Jun 19, 26. Jul 03, 10,17, 24, 31. Aug 07, 14.
of interesting places to visit.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Included: Accommodation in 3-4* hotels, daily breakfast, welcome dinner, trans-
Departures: May 27. Jun 17. Jul 8, 22. Aug 12.                                                                                                                                                                                                                       portation by modern deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling,
Included: Accommodation in 3-4* hotels, daily breakfast, dinners as per itinerary,                                                                                                                                                                                   services of English-speaking tour escort.
transportation by modern deluxe coach, train and ferry and sightseeing as per itin-                                                                                                                                                                                  Price per person based on DBL: $2169 CAD, Single suppl.: $867CAD
erary, baggage handling, services of English-speaking tour escort.
Price per person based on DBL: $2541 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                             SCANDINAVIAN HIGHLIGHTS: Escorted, 14 days/ 13 nights
SGL Supplement: $545 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Stockholm - Copenhagen - Oslo - Fjord Country - Oslo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     After spending time in the three Scandinavian capitals this tour takes you to
COPENHAGEN + SCANDINAVIAN ADVENTURE:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 explore the fabulous Norwegian fjord country. Great value for a remarkably rea-
Escorted, 10 days/ 9 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          sonable price!
Denmark - Norway - Sweden                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Departures: Jun 19, 26. Jul 03, 10,17, 24, 31. Aug 07, 14.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Included: Accommodation in 3-4* hotels, daily breakfast, 3 dinners, transportation
Start the tour from Copenhagen and sail to Oslo ovenight on the fabulous DFDS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     by modern deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services
Seaways cruise.
Departures: May 26. Jun 16. Jul 7, 21. Aug 11.                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of English-speaking tour escort.
Price per person based on DBL: $3116 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Price per person based on DBL: $4115 CAD, Single suppl.: $1455 CAD
SGL Supplement: $729 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     SCANDINAVIAN PANORAMA: Escorted, 9 days/ 10 nights
SCANDINAVIAN ADVENTURE + BALTIC TOUR:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Copenhagen - Oslo - Bergen - Fjord Country - Oslo
Escorted, 10 days/ 9 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Starting with an introduction to Denmark, this tour that has its main focus on
Norway - Sweden - Finland - Estonia - Finland                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Norway. You can continue on to Stockholm and Helsinki.
Continue your tour with an overnight Viking Line cruise from Stockholm to                                                                                                                                                                                            Departures: Jun 17, 24. Jul 01, 08, 15, 22, 29. Aug 05, 12.
Helsinki and cruise over to the medieval gem of the Baltic coast - the fairy-tale                                                                                                                                                                                    Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern
city of Tallinn. Tour ends back in Helsinki.                                                                                                                                                                                                                         deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-
Departures: May 27. Jun 17. Jul 8, 22. Aug 12.                                                                                                                                                                                                                       speaking tour escort.
Price per person based on DBL: $3561 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Price per person based on DBL: $3454* CAD, Single suppl.: $902 CAD




                                                                                                                                                                                                 Tours
SGL Supplement: $751 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     SCANDINAVIAN PANORAMA + Stockholm:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     13 days/ 12 nights
COPENHAGEN + SCANDINAVIAN ADVENTURE + BALTIC TOUR:                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Departures: Jun 17, 24. Jul 01, 08, 15, 22, 29. Aug 05, 12.
Escorted, 13 days/ 12 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Price per person in DBL: From $4165* CAD, SGL suppl.: $1178* CAD
Denmark - Norway - Sweden - Finland - Estonia - Finland
Take the whole tour with its extensions, starting from the wonderful Copenhagen                                                                                                                                                                                      SCANDINAVIAN PANORAMA + Stockholm + Cruise to Helsinki:
and ending in Helsinki.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              15 days/ 14 nights
Departures: May 26. Jun 16. Jul 7, 21. Aug 11.                                           Photo: Ireneusz Cyranek
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Departures: Jun 17, 24. Jul 01, 08, 15, 22, 29. Aug 05, 12.
Price per person based on DBL: $4136 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Price per person in DBL: $4928* CAD, SGL suppl.: $1704* CAD
SGL Supplement: $936 CAD                                                              NORTHERN HIGHLIGHTS: Escorted, 12 days/ 11 nights                                     FOUR CAPITALS TOUR: Escorted, 9 days/ 8 nights
                                                                                      Oslo - Fjord Norway - Stockholm - Helsinki                                            Stockholm - Helsinki - Copenhagen - Oslo                                                 * Some departures for these tours have surcharges for High Season
                                                                                      This tour starts in Norway's Viking Capital, Oslo. Continue across the mountains to    The tour starts in beautiful Stockholm - often called the “Venice of the North”
                                                                                      Bergen- gateway to the fjords. Enjoy the spectacular scenery en route to              because of the many canals and waterways. Extensive city tour included. Mini
                                                                                      Sognefjord - King of the fjords. Cruise the unforgettable Geiranger Fjord with its    cruise on luxurious Silja Line to Helsinki, 3 hours city tour and time to explore this
                                                                                      cascading waterfalls. En route to Oslo/Stockholm stop for lunch in Lillehammer        bustling city on the Baltic before your return cruise to Stockholm. The tour contin-
                                                                                      and visit Olympia Park. Enjoy a landscape of forests and sparkling lakes before       ues by deluxe coach through the pleasant countryside of Southern Sweden, cross
                                                                                      reaching Stockholm. Sail slowly down the picturesque archipelago for overnight        the new Øresund Bridge to arrive in wonderful Copenhagen in the early evening.
                                                                                      cruise to Helsinki.                                                                   Dinner in the famous Tivoli Gardens. Explore Copenhagen on your own before your
                                                                                      Departures: Jul 04, 18. Aug 01.                                                       overnight cruise to Oslo on one of DFDS Seaways' luxury ships. Join the fun onboard
                                                                                      Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern          or watch glorious sunsets on the deck. The tour finishes in the Norwegian capital
                                                                                      deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-    Oslo where you will enjoy the sightseeing tour.
                                                                                      speaking tour escort.                                                                 Departures: Jun 13, 20, 27. Jul 04, 11, 18, 25. Aug 1, 8.
                                                                                      Price per person based on DBL: $3862 CAD, SGL suppl.: $1148 CAD                       Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern
                                                                                                                                                                            deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-
                                                                                      NORTHERN HIGHLIGHTS + St. Petersburg:                                                 speaking tour escort.
                                                                                      15 days/ 14 nights                                                                    Price per person based on DBL: $2954* CAD, SGL suppl.: $1270* CAD
                                                                                      Departures: Jul 04, 18. Aug 01.
                                                                                      Price per person in DBL: From $5915* CAD, SGL suppl.: $2099* CAD                      FOUR CAPITALS TOUR + Fjords of Norway:
                                                                                                                                                                            15 days/14 nights
                                                                                      NORTHERN HIGHLIGHTS + St. Petersburg+ Moscow:                                         Departures: Jun 13, 20, 27. Jul 04, 11, 18, 25. Aug 1, 8.
                                                                                      18 days/ 17 nights                                                                    Price per person in DBL: From $5086* CAD, SGL suppl.: $1704* CAD
                                                                                      Departures: Jul 04, 18. Aug 01.
                                                                                      Price per person in DBL: From $7889* CAD, SGL suppl.: $3020* CAD                      * Some departures for these tours have surcharges for High Season

                                                                                      NORTHERN HIGHLIGHTS + Land of the Midnight Sun:
                                                                                      15 days/ 14 nights                                                                              You want to experience the best of Scandinavia -
                                                                                      Departures: Jun 27.                                                                          and we want to offer you more than you would expect...
                                                                                      Price per person in DBL: From $5783 CAD, SGL suppl.: $1310 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                              Escorted tours is a fabulous way of seeing new countries. Every
                                                                                      * Some departures for these tours have surcharges for High Season                      tour in our program has been carefully designed for a unique and
                                                                                                                                                                            memorable experience of each destination you will visit. The hotels
                                                                                                                                                                             are good quality & centrally located. All tours are escorted by a
                                                                                                         WE OFFER EXCELLENT AIRFARES                                                     professional English-speaking tour leader.
                                                                                                      TO SCANDINAVIA & NORTHERN EUROPE                                               Most of our tours include at least two meals daily.
                                                                                                          WITH MOST MAJOR CARRIERS!
  Photo: Henrik Stenberg
                                                                                              CALL US FOR PRICES AND ROUTING RECOMMENDATIONS!                                        Our escorted tours are your key to worry-free travel!                            Photo: Cees van Roeden


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PEARLS OF THE BALTIC: Escorted, 8 days/ 7 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                         GRAND TOUR OF SCANDINAVIA: Escorted, 15 days/ 14 nights
Stockholm - Helsinki - St. Petersburg                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Copenhagen-Oslo-Bergen-Fjord Country-Oslo-Stockholm-Helsinki




                                                                                              Escorted
The trip starts in Stockholm, one of the most interesting cities in Scandinavia,                                                                                                                                                                                         The longest and probably the most comprehensive tour that enables you to spend
where the famous sights include the Gamla Stan (Old Town), the Royal Palace and                                                                                                                                                                                          time in all the Scandinavian countries. Starting from Wonderful Copenhagen you
the City Hall where the Nobel Prize banquet is held every year. From Stockholm                                                                                                                                                                                           will be taken through the fabulous fjord country of Norway, the vast landscapes
you will take the fabulous Silja Line overnight cruise to Helsinki. From the Finnish                                                                                                                                                                                     of Sweden and given a chance to cruise the beautiful coastal waters of Sweden
capital you countinue by train to St. Petersburg, the “Venice of the North” where                                                                                                                                                                                        and Finland. You will have time to explore all the Scandinavian capitals, take two
you will stay at the hotel Angleterre located within walking distance of the famous                                                                                                                                                                                      overnight cruises on the Baltic luxury liners and you can end your trip with an
Winter Palace with its Hermitage museum. You will get to see the best of this won-                                                                                                                                                                                       extension to Moscow, St. Petersburg or Lapland & the North Cape.
derful city of outstanding architectural beauty, famous for its magnificent                                                                                                                                                                                              Departures: Jul 01, 15, 29.




                                                                                                 Tours
palaces, fountains and bridges.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern
Departures: Jul 11, 25. Aug 08.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-
Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern                                                                                                                                                                                             speaking tour escort.
deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-                                                                                                                                                                                       Price per person based on DBL: $4862 CAD, SGL suppl.: $1533 CAD
speaking tour escort.
Price per person in DBL: From $3533* CAD, SGL suppl.: $1612* CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                         GRAND TOUR OF SCANDINAVIA + St. Petersburg:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         18 days/ 17 nights
PEARLS OF THE BALTIC + Moscow:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Departures: Jul 01, 15, 29.
Stockholm - Helsinki - St. Petersburg - Moscow                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Price per person in DBL: From $6823* CAD, SGL suppl.: $2468* CAD
11 days/ 10 nights
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         GRAND TOUR OF SCANDINAVIA + St. Petersburg+Moscow:
Departures: Jul 11, 25. Aug 08.
Price per person in DBL: From $5520* CAD, SGL suppl.: $2494* CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                         21 days/ 20 nights
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Departures: Jul 01, 15, 29.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Price per person in DBL: From $8810* CAD, SGL suppl.: $3402* CAD
* Some departures for these tours have surcharges for High Season
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         GRAND TOUR OF SCANDINAVIA + Land of the Midnight Sun:
LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN + Stockholm & Helsinki:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         18 days/ 17 nights
Escorted, 8 days/ 7 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Departures: Jun 24.
Stockholm - Helsinki - North Cape - Helsinki                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Price per person in DBL: From $6665 CAD, SGL suppl.: $1691 CAD
After exploring the Swedish capital Stockholm you cruise over to Helsinki - and
from there fly to Ivalo, a town in Finnish Lapland above the Arctic Circle.
The folklore of Lapland is rich and varied. Drive past Lake Inari, sacred lake of                                                                                                                                                                                        * Some departures for these tours have surcharges for High Season
Finnish Lapps with more than 3000 small islands and cross the border into Norway.




                                                                                                                                                                                    Continued...
After a scenic tour along the Road of the Reindeer, continue through the mountain-
ous landscape to Hammerfest, the northernmost town in the world. At Northcape
during the months of June and July you can see the Midnight sun illuminate the
expanse of the Arctic Ocean - a marvellous spectacle of changing colours. Celebrate
reaching the northernmost point in Europe with caviar and champagne.
Departures: Jul 04.
Included: Accommodation in 4-5* hotels, most meals, transportation by modern
                                                                                         Photo: Cees van Roeden
deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, services of English-
speaking tour escort.
Price per person based on DBL: $3415 CAD, SGL suppl.: $783 CAD                         BALTIC TRIANGLE: Escorted, 8 days/ 7 nights                                              BALTIC CAPITALS: Escorted, 11 days/ 10 nights
                                                                                       Helsinki - St. Petersburg - Tallinn                                                      Riga - Tallinn - Helsinki - St. Petersburg
                                                                                       Combine the Scandinavian charm of Helsinki, the glitter of the rich Czarist her-         The tour starts in Riga, founded in 1201 by the German Bishop Albert. It is the
                                                                                       itage of St. Petersburg and the unique Medieval face of Old Tallinn! This great itin-    biggest of the 3 Baltic capitals. Enjoy the city tour in the Old Town and take the
                                                                                       erary will show you the best of all three cities.                                        optional tours to the Latvian Etnographic Open Air Museum or the Gauja National
                                                                                       Start by discovering Helsinki, the Finnish capital. Head East across the border to       Park with its stunning scenery and the ruins of a medieval knight’s castle.
                                                                                       Russia. Enroute take a tour of the the Karelian town of Vyborg and the Vybord            Drive on to Parnu, a popular Estonian resort town - and continue on to Tallinn.
                                                                                       Castle. Arrive in St. Petersburg late afternoon. Next morning starts with a sight-       Tallinn boasts an extremely well-preserved Old Town that is like a living museum.
                                                                                       seeing tour. There are optional visits to Zarskoje Selo (Catherine’s Palace) and the     From Tallinn take a boat over to Helsinki, the capital of Finland. The city tour
                                                                                       Hermitage museum. From St. Petersburg head towards Tallinn, visiting the                 takes you around to sights like the unique Church-in-the-Rock. An optional tour to
                                                                                       Hermann Fortress in Narva. In Tallinn, after the sightseeing tour next morning, you      the Suomenlinna Sea Fortress is recommended.
                                                                                       can take an optional visit to the Kadriorg Park and Palace - or explore the winding      From Helsinki you continue on to St. Petersburg, an exciting city combining unique
                                                                                       streets of the Old Town on your own.                                                     history and fascinating art and architecture.
                                                                                       Departures: Jul 01, 15, 29. Aug 12, 19, 26.                                              Departures: Jun 26. Jul 10, 24. Aug 07, 14, 21.
                                                                                       Included: Accommodation in centrally located 3-4* hotels, daily breakfast, 1st class     Included: Accommodation in centrally located 3-4* hotels, daily breakfast, 1st class
                                                                                       motor coach throughout, welcome drink, entrance fees where indicated in itiner-          motor coach throughout, welcome drink, entrance fees where indicated in itiner-
                                                                                       ary, English speaking tour escort, services of local guides, portage at hotels, taxes.   ary, English speaking tour escort, services of local guides, portage at hotels, taxes.
                                                                                       Ask for the list of optional tours!                                                      Ask for the list of optional tours!
                                                                                       Price per person based on DBL: $1412 CAD                                                 Price per person based on DBL: $1629 CAD
                                                                                       SGL supplement: $641 CAD                                                                 SGL supplement: $858 CAD
                                                                                       Half board supplement at hotels (7 dinners): $ 272 CAD                                   Half board supplement at hotels (10 dinners): $ 380 CAD




                                                                                             Photo: Bent Naesby
  Photo: R. Ryan                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Photo: Schlossle Hotel Group


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TRAVEL SCANDINAVIA IN STYLE, AT YOUR OWN PACE...                                                                                                                                                                                                                     EXTEND YOUR EXPERIENCE
We offer a selection of independent packages that are flexible                                                                                                                                                                                                       FROM SCANDINAVIA TO EUROPE...
and allow you to explore Scandinavia on your own.                                                                                                                                                                                                                    When you are in Scandinavia already - it is a stone’s throw
Choose one of these suggested itineraries or let us customize a



                                                                                              Scandinavian Sojourns &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     away from the exciting European capitals! Add a few days of
package for you! It will be an unforgettable experience!                                                                                                                                                                                                             European flair to your trip! We will be here to help you out with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the planning and can give you suggestions how to get around...
SCANDINAVIAN ESCAPADES - HELSINKI & STOCKHOLM:
Independent package, 7 days/ 6 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                                EUROPEAN ESCAPADES - BUDAPEST & VIENNA:
Helsinki - "The Daughter of the Baltic" - is overlooking the Gulf of Finland and
numerous beautiful, intriguing islands that make up Finland's coastal archipelago.                                                                                                                                                                                   Independent package, 7 days/ 6 nights
It is a stylish, clean, welcoming city brimming with exciting sights, sounds and                                                                                                                                                                                     Combine a visit to 2 fascinating cities...
activities, exquisitely blending past and present.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Budapest, "Pearl of the Danube" and the Hungarian capital is exquisitely laid out
Stockholm - also referred to as "Beauty on Water" - has a fantastic location near                                                                                                                                                                                    on both sides of the Danube, claiming one of the most spectacular panoramic views
the amazing archipelago of some 24,000 islands. Historical palaces, top-rank                                                                                                                                                                                         in all Europe.
museums and a rich cultural life attract visitors as much as does the vibrant                                                                                                                                                                                        Vienna - 'The City of Dreams' in Austria is the musical capital of Europe. Priceless
nightlife, the new trends in design, fashion and music.                                                                                                                                                                                                              art treasures fill Vienna's museums, palaces and galleries and its baroque architec-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ture is unsurpassed in Europe.
Departures: Daily all year based on weekend hotel and midweek cruise.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Included: 3 nights accommodation in each city, centrally located 3-4* hotels with
Included: 4 nights accommodation in Helsinki or Stockholm, centrally located 3*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     breakfast. Train 2nd class between the cities.
hotel. Buffet breakfast daily, 2 nights Silja Line return mini cruise, inside cabin.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     3 NTs in BUDAPEST + 3 NTs in VIENNA                            DBL        SGL
4 NIGHTS IN HELSINKI + CRUISE TO STOCKHOLM                      DBL        SGL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Departures All Year                                            905        1446
01Jan-31May
                                                                 826        1426
Low Season - Winter & Spring
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     EUROPEAN ESCAPADES - PRAGUE & BERLIN:
01Jun-31Aug                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Independent package, 7 days/ 6 nights
                                                                 730        1436
High Season - Summer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Combine a visit to 2 fascinating cities...
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Prague - 'The City of One Hundred Towers and Spires' and 'The Golden City', names
01Sep-30Dec                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          that evoke the many aspects of this fascinating city. It is considered the “hidden
                                                                 832        1452
Low Season - Fall & Winter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     treasure” of Eastern Europe.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Berlin - Germany's proud capital city that went through a rebirth with the fall of
4 NIGHTS IN STOCKHOLM + CRUISE TO HELSINKI                      DBL         SGL                                                                                                                                                                                      the infamous "Berlin Wall". Discover the two faces of the city that was divided up
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     for decades!
01Jan-31May                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Included: 3 nights accommodation in each city, centrally located 3-4* hotels with
                                                                 710        1290
Low Season - Winter & Spring                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         breakfast. Train 2nd class between the 2 cities.

01Jun-31Aug                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3 NTs in PRAGUE + 3 NTs in BERLIN                              DBL         SGL
                                                                 806        1492




                                                                                                                                          European Extensions
                                                                                                                                          European Extensions
High Season - Summer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Departures All Year                                            1025       1657
01Sep-30Dec
                                                                 716        1316
Low Season - Fall & Winter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     RAIL TRAVEL IN EUROPE AND SCANDINAVIA
SCANDINAVIAN ESCAPADES - COPENHAGEN & OSLO:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 IS FAST AND CONVENIENT!
Independent package, 7 days/ 6 nights                                                       Photo: Visit Denmark
Copenhagen - the best place to rekindle the flame in the magic of the enchanting                                                                                                                                                                                               WE SELL EUROPEAN AND SCANDINAVIAL RAIL PASSES
Tivoli Gardens. This wonderful city combines Scandinavian style with European                                                                                                                                                                                                         AND POINT-TO-POINT RAIL TICKETS.
elegance!                                                                                BEST OF SCANDINAVIA IN A WEEK                                                       ESCORTED EASTERN EUROPE: Escorted, 8 days/ 7 nights                                                    CALL US FOR THE OPTIONS AND RATES!
Oslo - Norway's Viking Capital. Embracing its stunning fjord and ringed by forest-                                                                                           Budapest - Bratislava - Prague - Cesky Krumlov - Vienna
                                                                                         Independent package, 7 days/ 6 nights
ed mountains, Oslo is surely a cosmopolitan city for all seasons.                                                                                                            Admire the most precious and impressive architectural and cultural treasures of
Departures: Daily all year.                                                              Helsinki - Stockholm - Oslo - Copenhagen & v.v.                                     Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Austria. This great value tour takes you
Included: 4 nights accommodation in Copenhagen or Oslo, centrally located 3*             The Scandinavian Capitals - cities with individual charm and kindness. They are     through this exciting area with magnificent cathedrals, splendid castles and pictur-
hotel. Buffet breakfast daily, 2 nights DFDS Seaways return mini cruise, inside cabin.   just as fascinating on long, lively and light summer nights, beautiful autumn       esque towns and villages.
                                                                                         or crisp winter days. Start your trip in Helsinki, cruise over to Stockholm, take   Departures: Jun 18, 25. Jul 02, 09, 16, 23, 30. Aug 05, 13, 20.
4 NIGHTS IN COPENHAGEN + CRUISE TO OSLO                         DBL         SGL          the train to Oslo and another cruise to Copenhagen. This is the perfect intro-      Included: Accommodation in 3-4* hotels, daily breakfast, two dinners, transporta-
                                                                                         duction to Scandinavia! Itinerary can be done in reverse order.                     tion by modern deluxe coach, sightseeing as per itinerary, baggage handling, serv-
 01Jan-23Jun                                                                             Departure dates: Daily 02Jan-18Dec.                                                 ices of English-speaking tour escort.
                                                                 1030       1590
 Low Season - Winter & Spring                                                            Included: Accommodation in First Class hotels for 1 night in each city: Helsinki,   Price per person in DBL: From $1446 CAD, SGL suppl.: $411 CAD
                                                                                         Stockholm, Oslo and Copenhagen; overnight cruises Helsinki-Stockholm and Oslo-
 24Jun-31Aug                                                                             Copenhagen with accommodation in Seaside cabins, daily breakfast, train
                                                                 1082       1648
 High Season - Summer                                                                    Stockholm-Oslo in 1-st Class, City maps and information packages.                   EUROPEAN SAMPLER - FRANKFURT & AMSTERDAM & PARIS:
                                                                                         Price per person based on DBL: $1475 CAD                                            Independent package, 7 days/ 6 nights
 01Sep-30Dec                                                                             SGL Suppl.: $956 CAD                                                                3 major European cities with unlimited train travel!
                                                                 1030       1590
 Low Season - Fall & Winter                                                                                                                                                  Frankfurt - Your gateway to Germany and the “Manhattan” of Europe. Stay in the
                                                                                                                                                                             city or take day trips by train to get to know the wonderful German countryside
 4 NIGHTS IN OSLO + CRUISE TO COPENHAGEN                        DBL         SGL
                                                                                         BEST OF SCANDINAVIA IN A NUTSHELL                                                   and picturesque towns and villages on the way!
                                                                                         Independent package, 7 days/ 6 nights                                               Amsterdam - Often referred to as one of the most colorful cities in the world. And
 01Jan-23Jun                                                                             Helsinki - Stockholm - Oslo - Flåm - Bergen                                         rightly so! Where else do you find so many places of interest, famous museums,
                                                                 962        1518
 Low Season - Winter & Spring                                                                                                                                                cozy pubs and fun shops, flower markets and exciting night life?
                                                                                         This trip starts in Helsinki, a sophisticated city on the Baltic Sea. Travelling
                                                                                                                                                                             Paris - The world’s Capital of Romance! See the city lights from the famous Eiffel
                                                                                         from East to West you will see the different coastal landscapes Scandinavia has     Tour and feel that you are on top of the world!
 24Jun-31Aug
                                                                 1014       1576         to offer. From the Finnish Archipelago to the quiet Swedish countryside to the      Included: 2 nights accommodation in each city, centrally located 3-4* hotels with
 High Season - Summer
                                                                                         magnificent Norwegian mountains and fjords!                                         breakfast. Unlimited train travel with Eurailpass for 7 days in 2nd class. Additional
                                                                                         Departure dates: Daily 02Jan-18Dec.                                                 nights and rail days available on request.
 01Sep-30Dec                                                                             Included: Accommodation in First Class hotels for 1 night in each city: Helsinki,
                                                                 962        1518
 Low Season - Fall & Winter
                                                                                         Stockholm, Oslo, Flåm and Bergen; overnight cruise Helsinki-Stockholm with accom-
                                                                                         modation in Seaside cabins, daily breakfast, train Stockholm-Oslo in 1-st Class.
                                                                                                                                                                             2 NTs Frankfurt + 2 NTs Amsterdam + 2 NTs Paris                 DBL         SGL
                                                                                         Price per person based on DBL: $ 1911 CAD
           WE RECOMMEND FINNAIR AND THEIR BEST AIRFARES                                  SGL Suppl.: $647 CAD
                  AND CONVENIENT CONNECTIONS
                    TO SCANDINAVIA & EUROPE!                                             Add-ons available for this package: You can start your trip in St. Petersburg        Departures All Year                                            1327       1959
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Photo: Mikkel Garbowski
                                                                                         or Tallinn and end it with the Norwegian Coastal Voyage. Ask for details!

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EXPERIENCE THE TIMELESSNESS OF OLD EUROPE IN THE BALTICS!                                                                                                                                                                                                                CAR RENTAL IN THE BALTICS - BUDGET:
TALLINN - The medieval capital of Estonia with 700 years of uninter-                                                                                                                                                                                                     Rates in CAD                  Season                 3-6 days     7 days         14+ days
rupted architectural history, with all styles represented within a small                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        daily      package         daily
area. A walk through the fascinating Old Town is complemented with                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Low                 94           532            70
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ECONOMY: Renault Clio
visits to museums, shops, quaint restaurants and a hopping nightlife.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        High                96           563            74
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Low                 107          608            85
VILNIUS - A World Heritage City dating back over 700 years. In the fas-                                                                                                                                                                                                  COMPACT: Opel Astra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             High                111          639            90
cinating Old Town is the oldest University in East Europe, built in 1579.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Low                 126          745           100
Towers, quiet courtyards, medieval churches and buildings represent                                                                                                                                                                                                      INTERMEDIATE: VW Bora
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             High                133          776           105
the classical style in Lithuania.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         INTERMEDIATE AUT:                   Low                 148          958           129
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Ford Mondeo AUTOMATIC               High                176         1049           137
RIGA - The New Baltic metropolis is the largest of the Baltic capitals
and beautifully situated by Daugava River. The Old Town will delight                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Low                 142          836           118
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         WAGON: Toyota Avensis Wagon
you with the colourfully restored houses, the cozy beer cellars and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          High                157          928           125
cafes and masterpieces of early 20th century Art Nouveau.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Low                 183         1095           137
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         MINIVAN: Renault Traffic 8+1 pax




                                                                                             Estonia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             High                198         1292           181
CLASSICAL BALTICS TOUR: Escorted, 9 Days/ 8 Nights
Vilnius - Riga - Tallinn                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Included: Unlimited Mileage, Third Party Liability Insurance (valid only in country
A tour introducing you to all 3 Baltic countries. Includes sightseeing: Trakai Castle,                                                                                                                                                                                   where car rental starts). CDW*, TP*, VAT 18%, 1 Additional driver, Airport Tax.
Rundale Palace, Sigulda etc., but you will have lots of time to explore on your own.                                                                                                                                                                                      * Self responsibility charge of 358 EUR applies.
Departures: May 26. Jun 9,16,30. Jul 7,14,21,28. Aug 4,11,18,25. Sep 8,15,29.                                                                                                                                                                                            Low Season: Jan01-May15 & Sep16-Dec31. High Season: May16-Sep15.
Included: Accommodation in First Class hotels, daily breakfast, sightseeing tours
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         THE VIA BALTICA TOUR: 7 days/ 6 nights package



                                                                                             Latvia
per itinerary, transportation by private coach, guide services, applicable taxes, and
information package.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     With Private Car & Driver/Escort or SUPERSAVER*
Price per person based on DBL: $1495 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Tallinn - Riga - Vilnius or v.v.
SGL supplement: $692 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Departures: Daily Jan 01 - Dec 30
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Included: Accommodation in 3* or 4* hotels, transportation by private car, daily
BEST OF THE BALTICS: Escorted, 7 Days/ 6 Nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                          breakfast and dinner, city sightseeing per program.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         *SUPERSAVER is unescorted with public transportation between the cities and
Helsinki - Tallinn - Vilnius - Riga - Tallinn - Helsinki




                                                                                             Lithuania
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         includes breakfast only.
The tour embraces all three Baltic countries, each has its own distinctive cultural
tradition and historical heritage. You will see the capitals renowned for their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Rates in CAD                   with Private Car                          SUPERSAVER
charming old town areas, full of architectural gems - and the captivating country-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     1 pax          2-3 pax     4-7 pax   1 pax     2-3 pax 4-7 pax
side that is worth discovering for its quaint towns and unique landscapes. A com-
prehensive sightseeing program and most meals are included in the price.                                                                                                                                                                                                 3* Hotels
Departures: Jun 19. Jul 10, 24. Aug 07, 21.                                                                                                                                                                                                                              UniqueStay TLL        Dbl                   1184         956                 967      815
Included: Accommodation in First Class hotels, most meals, sightseeing tours per itin-                                                                                                                                                                                   Konventa Seta RIX     Sgl    2280           1596        1368     1759       1379     1227
erary with entrance fees, transportation by private coach, guide services, taxes.                                                                                                                                                         Photo: VisitEstonia.com        Euro City VNO
Price per person based on DBL: $2842 CAD
SGL supplement: $868 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 4* Hotels
                                                                                         BALTIC HIGHLIGHTS: Escorted, 8 days/ 7 nights                                            HOTELS IN THE BALTICS - We recommend:                                                  Domina City TLL       Dbl                   1336        1108                1119      880
THE BALTIC EXPLORER: Escorted, 9 Days/ 8 Nights                                          Vilnius - Riga - Tallinn                                                                 Prices per person, per NT in CAD, incl. breakfast, tax and service charges             Gutenberg RIX         Sgl    2541           1857        1629     2020       1640     1401
Tallinn - Riga - Klaipeda - Vilnius                                                      On this great value tour you will explore the unique Vilnius, Gauja National Park,                                                                                              Artis VNO
This tour takes you to the three Baltic capitals - and adds a one-night stay on the      fascinating Riga's old town, and Tallinn, a charming blend of medieval tranquility       HOTELS in TALLINN, ESTONIA                                SGL       DBL      TPL
picturesque Lithuanian coast. You can choose between two hotel categories as we          and modern urban life.                                                                   Hotel Schlossle 5*          01Jan-30Apr & 01Oct-30Dec      294       174      149         THE BEST AIRFARES TO THE BALTICS ARE WITH FINNAIR!
offer both 3* and 4* hotel options.                                                      Departures: Jun 10, 17, 24. Jul 01, 08, 15, 22, 29. Aug 05, 12, 19, 26.                  Old Town                    01May-30Sep                    359       218      178
Departures: May 21. Jun 25. Jul 02, 30. Aug 20.                                          Included: Accommodation in centrally located 4* hotels, daily breakfast, 1st class       Radisson Htl Tallinn 4*+    01Jan-31Mar & 01Oct-30Dec      218       125      109
Included: Accommodation in 3* or 4* hotels with breakfast, sightseeing tours per itin-   motor coach throughout, welcome drink, entrance fees where indicated in itiner-          City Centre                 01Apr-30Sep                    261       147      124
erary, transportation by private coach, guide services, taxes, and info package.         ary, English speaking tour escort, services of local guides, portage at hotels, taxes.
4* Hotel option:                                                                         Price per person based on DBL: $999 CAD                                                  Hotel St. Petersbourg 4*    01Jan-30Apr & 01Oct-30Dec      272       163      142
Price per person based on DBL: $1338 CAD SGL supplement: $660 CAD                                                                                                                 Old Town                    01May-31Sep                    337       207      171
                                                                                         SGL supplement: $500 CAD
3* Hotel option:                                                                         Half board supplement at hotels (7 dinners): $261 CAD                                    Reval Hotel Central 3*
                                                                                                                                                                                                              01Jan-31Mar                    163        93          84
                                                                                                                                                                                  Superior Rooms
Price per person based on DBL: $1199 CAD SGL supplement: $478 CAD                                                                                                                                             01Apr-30Dec                    174        98          88
                                                                                                                                                                                  City Centre
                                                                                         BALTIC IMPRESSIONS: Escorted, 10 days/ 9 nights
                                                                                         Tallinn - Riga - Vilnius - Klaipeda - Liepaja - Riga - Tallinn                           Reval Hotel Express 3*      01Jan-31Mar                    131        71          70
                                                                                         In addition to the 3 capital cities, visit the University Town of Tartu where Estonia    Near Passenger Port         01Apr-30Dec                    142        76          73
                                                                                         gained its statehood. Continue to Cesis in Latvia, a hanseatic town with winding
                                                                                                                                                                                  HOTELS in RIGA, LATVIA:                                  SGL        DBL      TPL
                                                                                         streets, castle ruins and beautiful gardens. Enroute to Vilnius visit Gauja National
                                                                                         Park and the magnificent Rundale Castle. Continue to Klaipeda with a stop in             Grand Palace 5*             01Jan-31Mar & 01Nov-30Dec      304       174      149
                                                                                         Kaunas, former capital of Lithuania, with its elegant Town Hall and Gothic               Old Town                    01Apr-31Oct                    348       207      171
                                                                                         Cathedral. Optional full day tour to the Curonian Spit on the Baltic Sea, with small
                                                                                                                                                                                  Hotel Reval Latvija 4*      01Jan-31Mar                    196       109       98
                                                                                         fishing villages, pine forests and endless sand dunes. Look out for Amber bargains!      City Centre                 01Apr-30Dec                    239       136      116
                                                                                         Departures: Jun 08, 22. Jul 06, 13, 20, 27. Aug 03, 17.
                                                                                         Included: Accommodation in centrally located 4* hotels, daily breakfast, 1st class       Hotel Konventa Seta 3*
                                                                                                                                                                                                              All Year DAILY                 163        87      N/A
                                                                                         motor coach throughout, welcome drink, entrance fees where indicated in itiner-          Old Town
                                                                                         ary, English speaking tour escort, services of local guides, portage at hotels, taxes.   Hotel Viktorija 3*
                                                                                                                                                                                                              All Year DAILY                 120        82          73
                                                                                         Price per person based on DBL: $1271 CAD                                                 City Centre
                                                                                         SGL supplement: $565 CAD                                                                 HOTELS in VILNIUS, LITHUANIA:                             SGL       DBL      TPL
                                                                                         Half board supplement at hotels (9 dinners): $326 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                  Radisson SAS Astoria 5*     01Apr-30Jun & 01Sep-31Oct      294       169      146
                                                                                                                                                                                  City Centre                 Balance of year + FRI-SUN      207       125      116

                                                                                                IN ADDITION TO THESE FEATURED TOURS WE OFFER                                      Hotel Reval Lietuva 4*      01Jan-31Mar                    185       109          95
                                                                                                                                                                                  City Centre                 01Apr-30Dec                    196       114          98
                                                                                               BALTIC CITY BREAKS, BIKING TOURS, SPA VACATIONS,
                                                                                              MANOR HOUSE & FARM STAYS, GOLF HOLIDAYS ETC, ETC.                                   Hotel Europa City 3*        All Year MON-THU               109        60          59
                                                                                                                                                                                  City Centre                 All Year FRI-SUN                98        55          55

                                                                                                                                                                                  Hotel Panorama 2*
                                                                                                                                                                                                              All Year DAILY                  87        55      N/A
      Photo: Tallinn City Tourist Office                                                                     ASK US ABOUT SILJA LINE CRUISES                                      Near City Centre
                                                                                                             BETWEEN HELSINKI AND TALLINN!                                        This represents only a small selection of hotels that we offer in Tallinn, Riga &
                                                                                                                                                                                  Vilnius and the Baltic area. Call us for details!

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           IMPERIAL ST. PETERSBURG: Escorted, 3 days/ 2 nights




                                                                                                                                                Russia
 Russia… from the onion-domed churches of Moscow to the
 "white nights" of St. Petersburg… this unique and fascinating                                                                                                                                                                                                             Helsinki - St. Petersburg - Helsinki - by train
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           A short but fast-paced tour with fixed dates, operating all year round. Sightseeing
 travel destination is more accessible and affordable than ever                                                                                                                                                                                                            includes all the important sights like the Hermitage, St. Isaac’s Cathedral and
 before. The people of Russia look forward to welcoming you to                                                                                                                                                                                                             Catherine’s Palace.
 their heritage and getting to know you. They are among the                                                                                                                                                                                                                Included: Transportation with Finnish Train Sibelius, seats in 2nd class. Services of local
 world's friendliest people.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               English speaking guide in St. Petersburg, 2 nights in selected shown or similar hotel, half
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           board starting/ending with lunch, excursions per program, entrance fees, registration fee
 The Russian cities built in bygone centuries on the banks of the                                                                                                                                                                                                          and VAT at hotel.
 rivers and lakes offer, in present day, a unique blend of world-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Prices per person in CAD: Hotel Renaissance 4*                 Brothers Karamazov 3*
 class attractions, the memories of which you will treasure for                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               or Hotel Kristoff 3*
 a lifetime!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Departure Dates:                       DBL          SGL              DBL         SGL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            January 06, 20
MAGNIFICENT RUSSIA: Escorted, 8 days/ 7 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                              February 03, 24                      1199           1542            979              1182
Moscow - St. Petersburg                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     March 10, 24
The “Magnificent Russia” tour takes you to both historic capitals of Russia: Moscow,                                                                                                                                                                                        Apr 14, 29
the City of Czars and St. Petersburg, the City of Emperors - and offers you a com-                                                                                                                                                                                                                               1348           1828            1052             1274
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            May 05
plete sightseeing program including city sightseeing, the Kremlin with 3 cathe-
drals, Moscow Metro tour, the Hermitage, Peterhof with the park & golden foun-                                                                                                                                                                                              May 12, 26
tains and Catherine’s Palace with the Amber Room. Unbeatable value for this                                                                                                                                                                                                 June 02, 09, 16, 23, 30              1606           2428            1052             1274
amazing price!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              July 07, 14
Departures: May 18. Jul 12. Aug 31.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         July 21, 28
Included: Accommodation for 3 nights at Hotel Ukraina in Moscow and 3 nights at                                                                                                                                                                                             August 04, 11, 18, 25
Hotel St. Petersburg in St. Petersburg. One night on the overnight train Moscow-St.                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1348           1828            1052             1274
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            September 01, 08, 15, 22
Petersburg, 2nd class, transportation with modern coach, half board including daily                                                                                                                                                                                         October 06, 13
breakfast and lunch, welcome dinner, excursions as per program, entrance fees,
services of an English-speaking guide, registration fee and VAT at hotel.                                                                                                                                                                                                   November 10, 17
Price per person based on DBL: $1252 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1199           1542            979              1182
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            December 08, 29+
SGL supplement: $267 CAD
Supplement for 1st class train: $267 CAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NB! Hotel Kristoff 3* is used for departures in April, Jun 02-Aug11 and Sep1-8.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Hotel Brothers Karamazov 3* is used for the balance of the year.
Half Board Supplement (5 dinners): $150 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           HOTELS IN RUSSIA - We recommend:
DISCOVER ST. PETERSBURG: Escorted, 4 days/ 3 nights                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Prices per person, per NT in CAD, incl. breakfast, tax and service charges
Helsinki - St. Petersburg - Helsinki - by coach                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HOTELS IN ST. PETERSBURG                                            SGL       DBL       TPL
This great value bus tour will give you a nice overview of Russia’s most famous
tourist destination. Accommodation in a well-located Tourist Class hotel and a                                                                                                                                                                                              Hotel Rocco Forte               01Jan-30Apr & 01Nov-30Dec            370       239      196
comprehensive sightseeing program make this tour a popular economical choice!                                                                                                                                                                                               Astoria 5*                      01May-31Jul                          695       402      305
Sightseeing includes the Hermitage, Peterhof and the Peter-and-Paul Fortress.             Photo: Orthodox Cruise Lines                                                                                                                                                      City Centre                     01Aug-31Oct                          467       283      225
Included: Transportation with modern Finnish coach, 3 nights in Hotel Moskva 3* or
similar hotel, half board starting with dinner and ending with lunch, excursions per                                                                                                                                                                                        Hotel Rocco Forte               01Jan-30Apr & 01Nov-30Dec            272       190      Rqst
program, entrance fees, services of an English-speaking tour escort throughout and
                                                                                        ST. PETERSBURG - Independent Package: 3 days/ 2 nights                                  MOSCOW - Independent Package: 3 days/ 2 nights                                              D’Angleterre 4*                 01May-30Jul                          543       326      Rqst
guide in St. Petersburg, registration fee and VAT at hotel.                             Discover the "Venice of the North" at your own pace.                                    Explore the Russian historic capital at your own pace.                                      City Centre                     01Aug-31Oct                          380       245      Rqst
High Season Departures: Jun 13, 20. Jul 04.                                             Departures: Daily all year                                                              Departures: Daily all year
Price per person based on DBL: $1062 CAD SGL supplement: $314 CAD                       Included: Accommodation with bath or shower in selected hotel, daily breakfast,         Included: Accommodation with bath or shower in selected hotel, daily breakfast,             Hotel Oktjabrskaya 3*           01Jan-14Apr & 01Oct-30Dec            131       104       92
                                                                                        transfers in St. Petersburg by private car. Panorama city sightseeing tour by pri-      transfers in Moscow by private car. Panorama city sightseeing tour by private car           Ligovsky Building               15Apr-19May & 01Aug-30Sep            174       142      120
Low Season Departures: Jul 18, 25. Aug 15, 22. Sep 05.                                  vate car guided by local guide, service charges and taxes on included items.            guided by local guide, service charges and taxes on included items.                         City Centre                     20May-31Jul                          228       169      146
Price per person based on DBL: $951 CAD SGL supplement: $222 CAD                        Single supplement applies per night basis.                                              Single supplement applies per night basis.
                                                                                        Also available with train from Helsinki - surcharge applies.                            Also available with overnight train from Helsinki - surcharge applies.                      Hotel St. Petersburg 3*         01Jan-30Apr & 16Sep-30Dec            107        79          72
Baltic and Moscow extensions available for this tour! Ask for details!                                                                                                                                                                                                      Standard rooms                  01May-31May & 06Jul-15Sep            124        87          80
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            City Centre                     01Jun-05Jul                          157       103          94
                                                                                        Price per person in CAD                              2 NT Pkg   Addit.     SGL suppl.   Price per person in CAD                           2 NT Pkg      Addit.       SGL suppl.
ST. PETERSBURG BY TRAIN: Escorted, 4 days/ 3 nights                                                                                                       NT        Per NT                                                                       NT              per NT
Helsinki - St. Petersburg - Helsinki - by train                                                                                                                                                                                                                             HOTELS IN MOSCOW                                                    SGL        DBL TPL
Get the best deal on the market with this inclusive tour featuring great sightsee-                                  Low Season                   979      305          139
                                                                                        Hotel Astoria 5*                                                                        Hotel Metropole 5*
ing and all the meals! Excursions include the Hermitage, St. Isaac’s Cathedral and                                  01Aug-31Oct                 1080      360          176                            10May-14 Dec                    1348         388           388        Le Royal Meridien
                                                                                        City Centre                                                                                                                                                                                                         All Year MON-WED                     428       272      223
                                                                                                                    01May-31Jul                 1385      508          277      City Centre
Catherine’s Palace & Pushkin.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               National 5*                     All Year THU-SUN                     382       244      196
Included: Transportation with Finnish Train Sibelius, seats in 2nd class. Services of                                                                                                                                                                                       City Centre
                                                                                                                    Low Season                   803      222          111
multilingual tour leader from Helsinki and local English speaking guide in St.          Hotel D’Angleterre 4*+                                                                  Le Royal Meridien
                                                                                                                    01Aug-31Oct                  905      277          176                            25Jun-12Jul & 21Aug-11Sep       1329         379           323
Petersburg, 3 nights in Hotel Moskva 3* or similar hotel, 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches and   City Centre
                                                                                                                                                                                National 5*                                                                                 Hotel Marriott Grand 4*         All Year MON-THU                     747       408      283
                                                                                                                    01May-31Jul                 1089      370          250                            13Jul-20Aug                     1237         333           259
3 dinners, excursions per program, entrance fees, registration fee and VAT at hotel.                                                                                            City Centre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            City Centre                     All Year FRI-SUN                     397       232      161
                                                                                        Hotel Renaissance        Low Season                      776      213          176
LOW SEASON Departures: Apr 10. Sep 04, 18. Oct 09. Nov 13.                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hotel Izmailovo 3*
                                                                                        St.Petersburg Baltic 4*+ 01Apr-10May & 16Jul-10Oct       997      314          259                                                                                                                                  All Year                             140        85          59
Price per person based on DBL: $1348 CAD                                                City Centre                 11May-15Jul                 1274      453          416      Hotel Ukraina 3+*     10Jun-17Jun & 24Jun-24Sep        868         157           120        Near City Centre
SGL supplement: $222 CAD                                                                                                                                                        City Centre           05Jun-09Jun & 18Jun-23Jun        979         203           185
                                                                                                                    Low Season                  637       148           93                                                                                                 This represents only a small selection of hotels that we offer in St. Petersburg, Moscow
* Suppl for 30 Dec departure: $388 CAD per person                                       Hotel Dostojevski 3*+
                                                                                                                    01Apr-15May & 01-30Sep      757       203          157                                                                                                 and the rest of Russia. Call us for details!
HIGH SEASON Departures: May 01, 15, 22, 29. Jun 05, 12, 19, 26.                         City Centre
                                                                                                                    16May-14Jul                 849       250          157
Jul 03, 10, 17, 24, 31. Aug 07, 14, 21, 28.                                                                                                                                     Hotel Cosmos 3+*      10Jun-17Jun & 24Jun-24Sep        868         157           120       CUSTOMIZABLE SMALL GROUP TOURS
Price per person based on DBL: $1514 CAD                                                Brothers Karamazov 3*
                                                                                                                    Low Season                  563       111          67       Near City Centre      05Jun-09Jun & 18Jun-23Jun        979         203           185       This is just a small selection of examples - contact us for the full list of tours
                                                                                        Standard rooms
SGL supplement: $259 CAD                                                                City Centre
                                                                                                                    01May-30Sep                 646       148          93                                                                                                  with complete itineraries! Upgrades to 4* hotels available. Ask for details!

                                                                                        Optional Tours: Per person in CAD                       1 pax      2 pax      4 pax     Optional Tours: Per person in CAD                       1 pax            2 pax     4 pax    GROUP TOURS FROM 10 PAX & UP                             10 pax       20 pax    35+ pax
                                   IMPORTANT!                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Based on 3* hotels and 2nd class rail
                                                                                        With private car & English-speaking guide                                               With private car & English-speaking guide
      RUSSIAN VISA IS REQUIRED FOR ALL PACKAGES AND TOURS
                  INCLUDING TRAVEL IN RUSSIA!!!                                         Hermitage Museum 4 hrs                                  263       148          96       Kremlin + 1 Cathedral + Armory                         213         135           111        Russia at a Glance (7 NTs)                                 1336       1178           1070

      WE PROVIDE THE VISA SUPPORT DOCUMENTS NECESSARY                                   Yusupov Palace + Rasputin’s Room 2.5 hrs                270       146          84
                                                                                                                                                                                Tretyakov Art Gallery OR Pushkin Museum                178         96             71        Two Capitals & the Golden Ring (7NTs)                      1624       1400           1234
                  FOR THE VISA APPLICATION.
                                                                                        Peter & Paul Fortress 2.5 hrs                           191       102          74
    HANDLING FEE: $56 CAD PER PARTY TRAVELLING TOGETHER.
                                                                                                                                                                                Novodevichy Convent                                    165         91             65        Slavic Capitals (7 NTs)                                    2147       1996           1838
                                                                                        Pushkin & Catherine’s Palace 4 hrs                      264       152          100
    THE VISA PROCESSING COST IS NOT INCLUDED IN OUR PRICING
       ASK FOR DETAILS AND PRICES FOR OUR VISA SERVICES!                                Peterhof & Grand Summer Palace 5 hrs                    329       192          132      Kolomenskoye Estate Museum                             172         98             72        Trans-Siberian Express (7NTs)                              2579       2394           2267


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 RUSSIAN & UKRANIAN WATERWAYS CRUISES:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  IMPORTANT: To calculate the pricing please multiply the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    nightly per person cost for your selected ship from these tables
 More variety than ever before!



                                                                                               Russian & Ukranian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          with the number of nights for your selected cruise.
 There is no better way to explore Russia than by ship! See the
 passing countryside and the legendary imperial cities of Moscow                                                                                                                                                                                                 MS RIVER QUEEN:           A modern type 302 river cruise ship built in 1985
 and St. Petersburg. Travel with the experts and enjoy your cruise                                                                                                                                                                                               with the total of 139 cabins. Fully renovated and comfortably decorated
 with the convenience of English speaking crew. Learn about the                                                                                                                                                                                                  according to the tastes of mainly European clientele.
 intriguing history of Russia through comprehensive sightseeing
 tours and on board guest lecturers. Besides the “Classic” route                                                                                                                                                                                                   MS RIVER QUEEN                        prices quoted PER NIGHT in CAD
 between St. Petersburg and Moscow we offer you a lot more vari-                                                                                                                                                                                                       Deck                   Cabin Description           Price p.p. in DBL
 ety for the upcoming season. Cruises along the Volga river and the                                                                                                                                                                                                   Main Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            142
 fascinating waterways of the Ukraine including sailing around the                                                                                                                                                                                                   Upper Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            152
 magnificent Crimean “Riviera” are new additions to our collection!
 These are only samples that we have picked because we believe                                                                                                                                                                                                        Boat Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            163
 they are best suited for the North American traveler. Contact us for                                                                                                                                                                                                Suite Cabins         Outside suite, 2 lower beds            283
 a wider selection of ships and routings!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Single Supplement         Per night, for all cabins             55
 Check out the inclusions to the amazing value of this river adven-
 ture and you have to agree that this is by far the best and most
 convenient way to explore the the towns and villages of Russia and                                                                                                                                                                                              MS PETROKREPOST: Superb motor ship that was built in Germany
 Ukraine that you would never have a chance to see on your own !                                                                                                                                                                                                 and fully renovated in 2005. The renovation has added a new 5th deck with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 a splendid observation room. It is equipped with the most modern European




                                                                                                                                                                            Waterways
GENERALLY INCLUDED IN YOUR CRUISE:                                                                                                                                                                                                                               technology with all 66 cabins feature a telephone, satellite TV and internet
Cabin accommodation in chosen category. All cabins are outside with                                                                                                                                                                                              access. This ship is the most modern ship sailing the Russian waterways.
individual climate control, private facilities and large window. Three full                                                                                                                                                                                        MS PETROKREPOST                       prices quoted PER NIGHT in CAD
course meals daily, plus: gala dinners, Captain’s coctail reception etc.                                                                                                                                                                                               Deck                   Cabin Description           Price p.p. in DBL
On board activities: aerobics, nightly entertainment and dancing,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Main Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            174
Russian language and song lessons, tour of ship’s bridge, etc. Sightseeing
tours in each city as indicated in the itinerary by private motor coach                                                                                                                                                                                              Upper Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            185
and with local English speaking guides and selected shore excursions
                                                                                            Photo: Orthodox Cruise Lines                                                                                                                                              Boat Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            196
during the cruise. Services of English speaking staff, including the
Cruise Director and local Guest Lecturer. Inclusions and amenities can                                                                                                                                                                                            Single Supplement         Per night, for all cabins             55
                                                                                          UKRANIAN WATERWAYS & CRIMEA ROUTE:                                                 RUSSIAN MUSIC & ARTS CRUISE:
vary slightly according to the selected ship and itinerary.
                                                                                          See the best of Ukraine the leisurely way! You are embarking on a voyage of        Special departure featuring the Russian National Orchestra!
                                                                                          discovery that starts out in the Ukranian capital Kiev - and takes you along       We invite you to plunge into the world of Russian classic music. Visiting beau-     MS ALEXANDER PIROGOV:               One of the most comfortable and inti-
RUSSIAN WATERWAYS CLASSIC ROUTE:                                                          the Dniepr river through fascinating cities like Odessa, Sevastopol,               tiful places to the accompaniment of beautiful music played by the Russian          mate ships with a total of 41 cabins. Built in Hungary 1963 and fully recon-
This river voyage links the two great imperial cities of the czars. Moscow, the           Dnepropetrovsk and Kremenchug. You will learn about the cossac traditions          National Orchestra. Exclusively for the cruise guests on this special departure     structed in 2002 without destroying the spirit and ambiance of its original
medieval and 20th-century capital, has a wonderful heritage of historic buildings,        and heritage in Zaporozhye, stroll along the “Crimean Riviera” and see the         the itinerary of Volga Concert Tour of the Russian National Orchestra is sched-     style.The ship features a restaurant, bar with dance floor, reading room,
while St. Petersburg, the creation of Peter the Great, benefited from the inspira-        famous “Swallow’s Nest” and the Levadia Palace in Yalta. You get the chance        uled so that the passengers will be able to visit the most beautiful cities on      sauna and sun deck.
tion of Europe's greatest 18th-century architects and craftsmen.                          to explore ancient cities and encounter a vibrant culture rich in tradition.       the Volga incl. Saratov, Samara, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Kostroma,
Three rewarding days will be spent in each of these great cities, and, in between,
                                                                                                                                                                             Yaroslavl, Uglich - and enjoy six symphony concerts. The Russian National             MS ALEXANDER PIROGOV                 prices quoted PER NIGHT in CAD
we will cruise the intricate pattern of connecting rivers, canals and lakes that link     KIEV - KIEV:                                                                                                                                                                 Category                Cabin Description           Price p.p. in DBL
                                                                                          “MS MARSHAL KOSHEVOY”,15 days/ 14 nts -                                            Orchestra's rehearsals will take place onboard the vessel. During the voyage
Moscow with St. Petersburg. You will sail through enchanting countryside and wit-
ness firsthand the tranquillity and beauty which has inspired writers and musicians       Departures: May 06, 20. Jun 03, 17. Jul 01, 15, 29. Aug 12, 26. Sep 09, 23
                                                                                                                                                                             the ship will have the atmosphereof the classic music which will highlight the             Cat 4             Outside cabin on Main Deck             185
for centuries. Most itineraries include stops in Uglich, Kizhi, Goritsy and Yaroslavl.                                                                                       charm and beauty of the Volga and its sceneries.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Cat 3             Outside cabin on Boat Deck             196
                                                                                          MOTHER VOLGA GRAND ROUTE:                                                          VOLGOGRAD - MOSCOW:
MOSCOW - ST. PETERSBURG DEPARTURES:                                                       Visit Mother Volga Grand Cruises in spring and autumn because they are espe-                                                                                                  Cat 2               Superior Outside cabin               239
“MS RIVER QUEEN”, 9 nights - May 22. Aug 14. Sep 01                                                                                                                          “MS GLUSHKOV”, 12 nights - Special Departure: April 25
                                                                                          cially beautiful at that time. In spring you will see the awaking of nature and                                                                                               Cat 1                Deluxe outside cabin                283
“MS RIVER QUEEN”, 11 nights - Jun 11. Jul 03. Jul 25                                      in autumn you will enjoy golden leaves shining as small suns. This part of         MS Glushkov is one of the most modern type 302 river cruise ships, built in
                                                                                                                                                                             Germany in 1997 with a total of 128 cabins. It features 2 restaurants, main             Suite Cabins                Outside suite                   326
                                                                                          Russia is remarkable for its warm climate that gives you sense of summer and
“MS PETROKREPOST”, 11 nights - Jul 26. Aug 16. Sep 06                                     you will also like domestic style of life as if the time stood still here.         lounge and bar with nightly entertainment & dancing, a concert hall etc.             Single Supplement         Per night, for all cabins             55
                                                                                          Volga River for Russians is not only a river - it is a life important waterway.
ST. PETERSBURG - MOSCOW DEPARTURES:                                                       This river voyage links together the beautiful cities of the Southern part of      Price per person for 12 night special “Music Cruise” in CAD
“MS RIVER QUEEN”, 9 nights - Aug 05, 23. Sep 10                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MS MARSHAL KOSHEVOY: Type 302 motor ship with a total of 146
                                                                                          Russia.                                                                                   Deck            Cabin Description                            Price p.p.DBL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 cabins, built in 1988 year on Germany shipyards, one of the best for quality
“MS RIVER QUEEN”, 11 nights - May 31. Jun 22. Jul 14                                      ROSTOV-ON-DON - MOSCOW                                                                    Main Deck        Outside cabin, 2 lower beds                        3750     cruises on Dniepr and Black Sea. Public areas and amenities aboard include
“MS PETROKREPOST”, 10 nights - Jul 16. Aug 06, 27. Sep 17                                 “MS NOVIKOV-PROBOY”, 16 nights - April 19                                                                                                                              sauna, hairdressing salon, 2 elegant restaurants, 2 bars.
                                                                                                                                                                                   Upper Deck        Outside cabin, 2 lower beds                        3948
              CONTACT US ABOUT OTHER SHIPS & DEPARTURES                                   MOSCOW - ROSTOV-ON-DON                                                                                                                                                   MS MARSHAL KOSHEVOY                  prices quoted PER NIGHT in CAD
              ON THE MOSCOW - ST. PETERSBURG & v.v. ROUTE                                 “MS NOVIKOV-PROBOY”, 15 nights - October 11                                                                                                                                  Deck                   Cabin Description           Price p.p. in DBL
                                                                                                                                                                                    Boat Deck        Outside cabin, 2 lower beds                        4145
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Main Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            132
                         AND OTHER ROUTES INCL.                                                                            IMPORTANT!                                              Suite Cabins      Outside cabin 2 lower beds                         6119
             ST. PETERSBURG - ROSTOV-ON-DON, KIEV - TULCEA,                                                                                                                                                                                                          Upper Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            140
                                                                                                 RUSSIAN VISA REQUIRED FOR ALL CRUISES ON THIS PAGE!
                    ST. PETERSBURG - VOLGOGRAD ETC.                                                                                                                             Single Supplement    All cabins                                          593          Boat Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            149

THE MOSCOW & GOLDEN RING ROUTE:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Single Supplement         Per night, for all cabins             33
The «Golden Ring Cruise» or otherwise known as the “Moscow World Cruise” trav-
els a closed water circle, which starts and ends in Moscow. It will take you to the                                                                                                                                                                              MS NOVIKOV-PRIBOY: A 302 type vessel built in Germany in 1982 and
shores of such age-old Russians towns as Ryazan, Murom, Yaroslavl, Nizhny                                                                                                                                                                                        completely renovated in 2002 with 149 cabins. It features two restaurants,
Novgorod, Kostroma, and Kassimov. No other Russian Cruise offers such a variety                                                                                                                                                                                  two bars, music salon, a beauty parlour etc.
of sights, the relicts of the past in architecture, iconography, native arts and crafts
inseparably linked with the Russian history, beginning in the IX century. The vari-                                                                                                                                                                                MS NOVIKOV-PRIBOY                    prices quoted PER NIGHT in CAD
ety of the museums located in these towns has a great amount of treasures of                                                                                                                                                                                           Deck                   Cabin Description           Price p.p. in DBL
ancient Russian painting and world art masterpieces for you to enjoy.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Main Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            131
MOSCOW South - MOSCOW North:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Upper Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            142
“MS ALEXANDER PIROGOV”, 10 nights - Apr 30. May 21. Jun 06. Jul 02, 23.
Sep 03, 24                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Boat Deck           Outside cabin, 2 lower beds            152
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Suite Cabins         Outside suite, 2 lower beds            283
MOSCOW North - MOSCOW South:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo: Orthodox Cruise Lines    Single Supplement         Per night, for all cabins             55
“MS ALEXANDER PIROGOV”, 11 nights - May 10, 31. Jul 12. Aug 02. Sep 13

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                                                                                                                                                                      BOOKING TERMS & CONDITIONS                                                        authorities. Some hotel, land and air reservations are arranged by local
                                                                                                                                                                      FOR LAND AND CRUISE ARRANGEMENTS                                                  tour operators who reserve the right to make alterations and adjustments
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        to itineraries when necessary. Valhalla Tours has no control over this and
                                                                                                                                                                      RESERVATIONS AND PAYMENTS: A non-refundable deposit of $400 CAD per               assumes no responsibility when such changes are made.
                                                                                                                                                                      person is payable at the time of booking. Final payment is required 45 days
                                                                                                                                                                      prior to departure. For bookings made within 45 days of departure full pay-       For airfares and air-inclusive packages different conditions may apply.
                                                                                                                                                                      ment is due immediately. Some cruises and land arrangements require a             Ask us for specific details.
                                                                                                                                                                      larger deposit - the amount and specific payment schedule to be advised           OPERATORS RESPONSIBILITY: 974764 Ontario Limited doing business as
                                                                                                                                                                      at time of booking.                                                               Valhalla Tours, its agents and/or suppliers of services act only as agents for
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                                                                                                                                                                      ments are subject to a 3% fee.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        itinerary or the arrangements - such alterations may be made without
                                                                                    LOST PALACES OF THE CZARS:                                                        CHANGES TO RESERVATIONS: If you wish to alter your confirmed travel               penalty to the operator and the extra cost, if any, resulting therefore shall
AN ULTIMATE ADVENTURE WITH SMALL GROUP TOURS:                                       Escorted Small group tour, Premier Series - 14 days/ 13 nights
                                                                                                                                                                      arrangements 45 days prior to departure - Valhalla Tours will try to satisfy      be paid by tour members. Conversely, refunds will be made to passengers
The tours on this page offer an in-depth look into the area’s sights,                                                                                                 your request. A $300 CAD change fee will apply. Changes 44 days or less           if any savings are effected thereby. The right is reserved to cancel any tour,
                                                                                    St. Petersburg - Moscow - Yalta - Kiev                                            prior to departure will be treated as a cancellation, subject to cancellation
history, culture and life in general. Off the beaten “tourist trails”,                                                                                                                                                                                  at any time. Acceptance of the initial service to be provided under the tour
                                                                                    This very unique first-class journey offers an exclusive introduction to secret   charges. No name changes will be accepted at any time.
these trips are for people who want a better insight to the destina-                                                                                                                                                                                    shall be considered an acceptance of all these conditions. There may be
                                                                                    palaces, forgotten halls, mysterious museums and locked rooms. Professor
tion that can be achieved only by traveling with a small group of                   Barry Goldsmith, whose three-part BBC series, “Lost Palaces of the Czars”         SERVICE AND HANDLING FEE: $20 CAD per file.                                       different living standards and practices and different standards and condi-
maximum 10-16 passengers, depending on the chosen tour.                             airs in 2007, is our tour leader and inside man on this exclusive look behind                                                                                       tions with respects to the provision of utilities, services and accommoda-
                                                                                                                                                                      CANCELLATIONS: If cancellation is necessary, please advise your travel
                                                                                    the scenes at the Romanov’s favorite palaces. Professor Goldsmith, Emmy-                                                                                            tion outside Ontario. Climate conditions may affect the provision of serv-
All of these tours include accommodation in First Class or Superior                                                                                                   agent as soon as possible. Cancellation charges: Prior to 45 days - $400
                                                                                    award-winning comedy writer and holder of master’s degrees in architecture                                                                                          ices and the accommodation included in our tours. Accommodations
Tourist Class hotels (depending on the nature of the tour and places vis-                                                                                             CAD, 44 days or less - 100% of the price. Exceptions may apply.
                                                                                    and architectural history, ushers us to off-limits sites and little-known impe-                                                                                     offered in the tours are, to the best of our knowledge available at the time
ited), 2 or 3 meals a day as per itinerary, transportation train or pri-            rial hideaways in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yalta and Kiev.                         INSURANCE: We strongly advise you to purchase the appropriate insurance           of printing, accurately described.
vate coach,/ minibus, sightseeing and entrance fees according to itiner-            Departure date: 05 Aug.                                                           coverage to protect your trip. Ask your travel agent for more details.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        AIRLINES CLAUSE: The airlines concerned are not to be held responsible
ary, professional tour manager and local guides, luggage handling where             Price per person based on DBL: $11835 CAD SGL suppl.: $2658 CAD                   BROCHURE ACCURACY: Valhalla Tours has attempted to make this brochure             for any act, omission or event during the time passengers are not on board
available, applicable taxes. Please note that the destinations might have                                                                                             accurate. However, changes might occur for reasons beyond the control of          the aircraft. The Passenger Ticket in use by airline(s) when issued consti-
specific visa requirements! Contact us for details!                                 GEORGIA & ARMENIA - MOUNTAINS & MONASTERIES:                                      Valhalla Tours. The right is reserved to substitute hotels or change the itin-    tutes the sole contract between the airline(s) and the purchaser of the
                                                                                    Escorted Small group tour, Explorer Series - 14 days/ 13 nights                   erary when necessary, provided the travel facilities or other services are        ticket and/or passenger.
REFLECTIONS OF RUSSIA - Moscow & St. Petersburg:                                    Yerevan - Tbilisi                                                                 of at least the same standard or value.
Escorted Small group tour, Cultural Series - 10 days/ 9 nights                      These warm, green countries full of fruitful valleys and saw-toothed moun-                                                                                          Valhalla Tours is a Canadian company registered under the Ontario
                                                                                                                                                                      TRAVEL DOCUMENTS, VISA- AND HEALTH REQUIREMENTS: It is the travel-
St. Petersburg - Moscow                                                             tains are filled with unexpected treasures. Walk through river-cut canyons,
                                                                                                                                                                      er's responsibility to determine what documentation is necessary for each         Travel Industry Act, Registration No 04172953.
Cosmopolitan Moscow and cultured St. Petersburg - people who know them              explore magnificent cave towns, enter medieval fortress towers of stacked                                                                                           Effective dates from January 1st to December 31st, 2006
                                                                                                                                                                      country to be visited. All Canadian and US citizens require valid passports
both usually choose a favorite. Modern Moscow, bursting with energy, or             stone and rest in the mountain homes of the Svan people.
                                                                                                                                                                      when travelling abroad. It is recommended and sometimes necessary that
thoughtful St. Petersburg, where artists and poets rule - which will you            Departure date: 17 Jul.
                                                                                                                                                                      a passport have a minimum of 6 months to expiry in order to obtain visas
choose? This tour will give you a deeper insight to Russian cultural heritage.      Price per person based on DBL: $5470 CAD SGL suppl.: $733 CAD
                                                                                                                                                                      for certain countries. If your travel documents are not in order, you may be      FOR ANY QUESTIONS CONCERNING THE TERMS & CONDITIONS
Departure dates: Mar 22, May 17, Jun 21, Jul 19, Aug 16, Sep 27, Nov 01.
                                                                                    ROMANIA & BULGARIA - FOLKWAYS & FORTRESSES:                                       refused boarding in which case you will be responsible for any costs that                PLEASE DO NOT HESITATE TO CONTACT US!
Price per person based on DBL: $5025 CAD SGL suppl.: $1177 CAD
                                                                                    Escorted Small group tour, Cultural Series - 17 days/ 16 nights                   may incur as a result of such refusal. No tour refund will be issued.
ANCIENT RUSSIAN TOWNS & VILLAGES - The Golden Ring:                                 Sofia - Bucharest                                                                 PRICES quoted herein are based on current rates and are subject to change
Escorted Small group tour, Cultural series - 14 days/ 13 nights                     Explore the complex history and fascinating culture of Bulgaria and Romania,      without notice. Should tour costs increase, Valhalla Tours has the right to
Moscow - The Golden Ring - St. Petersburg                                           two Balkan countries whose rugged terrain and consequent isolation have           increase the price accordingly. If the price change is more than 7% of the
The soul of the Russian people has its core in the towns of the Golden Ring.        helped preserve their heritage. Discover the luminous frescoes of the paint-      total price for the travel services (except for a price change that is a result
The vaulted and frescoed churches, designed to magnify the voices of ancient        ed monasteries, admire the towering limestone cliffs of stunning Bicaz            of Government Taxation), you are entitled to cancel if you wish, with full
choirs, and the defensive kremlin walls of the old towns protected and nur-         Gorge.See the brilliantly painted Rila Monastery, stronghold of Bulgarian cul-    refund. You must notify us of your intention at least 48 hours after notifi-
tured Russia's ancestors.                                                           ture, wander the cobbled streets of Plovdiv's Old Town, observe folk tradi-       cation or if the change is a last minute change - within 24 hours of notifi-
Departure dates: Mar 06, May 01, Jun 12, Jul 31, Sep 11.                            tions come to life in the remote villages of the Maramures region and discov-     cation. Where a tour package includes air - the price may be based on a
Price per person based on DBL: $ 6358 CAD SGL suppl.: $1352 CAD                     er the origins of the Dracula story in the medieval cities of Transylvania.       seat sale / promotional airfare which may not always be available at time
                                                                                    Departure date: 02 Jun, 01 Sep.                                                   of booking. A surcharge may therefore be added to the tour price.
KALININGRAD & THE BALTICS:                                                          Price per person based on DBL: $5766 CAD SGL suppl.: $778 CAD
Escorted Small Group tour, Premier Series - 13 days/ 12 nights                                                                                                        UNUSED TRAVEL SERVICES: No refund can be made for prepaid and unused
Tallinn - Riga - Kaliningrad - Vilnius                                                                                                                                travel services, nor can they be exchanged for alternative arrangements.
                                                                                    THE TRANS-SIBERIAN RAILWAY:
Our program across the Baltics includes the three Baltic capitals Tallinn, Riga                                                                                       HOTELS: Rooms with private facilities in First or Tourist class hotels - unless
and Vilnius - and Kaliningrad, an enclave of Russia with a very interesting his-    Escorted Small group tour, Explorer Series                                        stated otherwise. The right is reserved to substitute hotels for a similar
tory - and a trip via the Curonian spit, passing fishing villages, birch forests,   BEIJING TO MOSCOW, 17 days / 16 nights - Departures: Jun 19. Sep 11               category should this become necessary due to circumstances beyond our
white sand dunes and the intriguing Hill of Witches. Known as Konigsberg            MOSCOW TO BEIJING, 18 days / 17 nights - Departures: May 11, 27 Jul               control.
until the Soviets renamed it in 1946, Kaliningrad was conquered by Teutonic         Follow the trail of Genghis Khan by train, on tracks connecting China and
knights, Prussian kings and Nazi soldiers.                                          Mongolia and traversing the mysterious Gobi Desert. Continue aboard the his-      CHANGES IN ITINERARIES: in the event of unusual circumstances such as
Departure dates: May 21, Aug 06.                                                    toric Trans-Siberian railroad for the scenic journey between Lake Baikal and      extreme weather conditions, mechanical problems or other problems
Price per person based on DBL: $ 6358 CAD SGL suppl.: $1370 CAD                     Moscow.                                                                           beyond the control of Valhalla Tours and their suppliers, there can be
                                                                                    Join local travelers on regularly scheduled trains visiting Beijing,              changes in the itineraries, within the discretion of our local representa-
BELARUS, UKRAINE & MOLDOVA:                                                         UlaanBaatar, Kara Korum, Ulan Ude, Lake Baikal, Listvyanka Village, Irkutsk       tives. We reserve the right to cancel a tour or modify the arrangements you
Escorted Small Group tour, Premier Series - 16 days/ 15 nights                      and Moscow. This is a dramatic and variegated route that offers many oppor-       have purchased, if necessary in our opinion. In the event of cancellation,
Minsk - Lviv - Kiev - Yalta - Odessa - Kishinev                                     tunities to meet the diverse local people - Chinese, Mongol, Buryat and           our liability will be limited to the purchase price of the tour. We shall not
Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova are three of the least frequented and least            Russian. In Beijing we visit Tiananmen Square, walk the Great Wall and            be liable for any claims, losses and damages of any kind whatsoever aris-
familiar countries in Europe.We begin in Minsk, capital of independent              explore the maze-like Imperial Palace, known as the Forbidden City.               ing from modification or cancellation of the travel arrangements. We do
Belarus. Crossing the Ukrainian border, we arrive in Lviv, its Old Town square      Price per person based on DBL: $5470 CAD SGL suppl.: $733 CAD                     not assume responsibility for any claims resulting from substitution of serv-
a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1998.We continue to the capital, Kiev. On                                                                                          ices or suppliers.
the sunny Black Sea coast we visit Yalta, the lush Crimean resort dotted with                                                                                         FORCE MAJEURE: We shall not be liable for any claims, losses, damages,
marble palaces and gracious homes and Odessa, renowned international sea-              THIS IS ONLY PART OUR SMALL GROUP TOUR SELECTION                               costs, expenses, delays or loss of enjoyment of any nature or kind whatso-
port for hundreds of years. We continue to Kishinev, capital of tiny Moldova                                                                                          ever, resulting from events beyond our or a supplier's reasonable control,
and visit ancient monasteries and small villages, gaining insight into                   ASK ABOUT OUR BEST AIRFARES TO RUSSIA, UKRAINE,
                                                                                                                                                                      including but not limited to acts of God, strikes, lockouts or other labour
Moldovan folk art and culture                                                             BELARUS, ARMENIA, AZERBADJAN, TURKMENISTAN,                                 disputes or disruptions, wars, blockades, insurrections, riots, earthquakes,
Departure dates: May 19, Aug 18.                                                                   KAZAKHSTAN, MOLDOVA, ETC.                                          weather condition, floods or acts or restraints imposed by government
Price per person based on DBL: $ 7246 CAD SGL suppl.: $1296 CAD

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