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Baltic Treasures and St Petersburg

Marco Polo sailing from Hull

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Historic kingdoms and rich cultures

This classic cruise to the Baltic reveals the region's incomparable culture and heritage during visits to some of its grandest cities. Sophisticated Scandinavian cities, medieval Tallinn and multicultural Berlin promise a mix of history, architecture, and arts, plus an overnight stay in imperial St Petersburg ensures plenty of time to admire the countless museums, palaces and cathedrals.

Saga price includes...

And on your cruise…

  • Full board
  • Afternoon tea
  • Captain's welcome and farewell cocktail party
  • Activities, entertainment and leisure facilities
  • Porterage of luggage.

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26/07/2020 Hull, England

Hull, England

After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to Hull, embark Marco Polo. Depart 2145.

Hull East Yorkshire Yorkshire England UK Europe

27/07/2020 At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

28/07/2020 Transit the Kiel Canal

Cruise the Kiel Canal in daylight

Enjoy the unique cruising experience of the Kiel Canal and view the heartlands of Germany from the luxury of your ship. Completed in 1895 and measuring 98 kilometre in length, this man-made channel is one of the busiest waterways in the world.

28/07/2020 Kiel, Germany

Kiel, Germany

Arrive 1400. Depart 2200.

This busy city took a beating during World War II, but its history of ship and submarine building have solidified it as one of Germany's most important cities. Take a stroll along the waterfront and enjoy views of ships of all sizes coming and going in the harbour.

Kiel Schleswig-Holstein Germany Europe

29/07/2020 Warnemünde (for Berlin), Germany


Arrive 0600. Depart 1900.

This delightful port has an attractive old town brimming with timbered fishermen’s houses, while a towering lighthouse overlooks the impressive waterfront, complete with a large, white-sand beach. Warnemünde is well-placed for visiting Berlin. The two-hour trip will be worth it to discover Germany’s capital where you can trace the city’s past through its landmark attractions, including baroque Charlottenburg Palace, neoclassical Bradenburg Gate, Checkpoint Charlie, remnants of the Berlin Wall, and the city’s oldest park, the Tiergarten.

Warnemünde Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Germany Europe

30/07/2020 At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

31/07/2020 Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn, Estonia

Arrive 0900. Depart 1700.

Tallinn is the capital of Estonia and its historic centre a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once part of the Hanseatic League, the cobbled streets of the upper old town are home to a castle and cathedral, narrow alleys and medieval buildings. By contrasts the modern part of city boasts shopping centres, high rise buildings, squares, restaurants and bars.

Tallinn Estonia Europe

01/08/2020 St Petersburg, Russia

St Petersburg, Russia

Arrive 0700 on August 1. Depart 1800 on August 2.

With two full days in St Petersburg you'll have plenty of time to uncover the sights on shore excursions. Highlights include the gilded fountains of Peterhof Palace which highlight the lavish lifestyle of Russia’s former ruling elite, the priceless collections showcased in the Hermitage, a world-class museum and attraction in its own right, and the eye-watering grandeur of Catherine Palace. The birthplace of Russian ballet, St Petersburg is the perfect place to take in the performing arts too.

St Petersburg Northwestern District Russia Europe

03/08/2020 Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki, Finland

Arrive 0800. Depart 1500.

This elegant waterfront capital is a delight to behold as you approach from the sea. Head to impressive Senate Square, framed by eye-catching neoclassical buildings and the brilliant white cathedral. Or you could visit the unique Temppeliaukio Church, quarried into the bedrock. Museums are plentiful with the National Museum of Finland, the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design Museum amongst the most notable.

Helsinki Uusimaa Finland Europe

04/08/2020 Nynäshamn ⚓ (for Stockholm), Sweden

Stockholm, Sweden

Arrive 0800. Depart 1900.

Transfer from Nynäshamn and enjoy a day in Stockholm, the capital city of Sweden. Spread over 17 islands and harbouring a rich cultural history the city is a delight in every way. Thread your way through narrow medieval streets in Gamla Stan and marvel at the Jugendstil influence on the design of the library, natural history museum and Swedish Museum of Photography. You can also join us on a visit to the Skansen open-air museum and zoo, where the history and culture of the city and Sweden is represented in living exhibits.

Nynashamn Sweden Europe

05/08/2020 At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

06/08/2020 Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen, Denmark

Arrive 0600. Depart 1900.

Exploring on foot is an easy way to immerse yourself in the cosmopolitan bustle of Denmark’s historic capital. From the grand palaces of Christianborg and Amelienborg, to the trendy boutiques of the pedestranised Strøget district and amusements of Tivoli Gardens, there’s much to discover. You can also spot monuments to Hans Christian Andersen, from two statues of the author on the avenue named after him, to the haunting Little Mermaid statue in the harbour. Another highlight is 17th-century Nyhavn Canal which is lined with pretty canal houses – be sure to drop by Nyhavn 9, an historic canal house which looks much as it did in 1681 when it was completed.

Copenhagen Denmark Europe

07/08/2020 Skagen, Denmark

Skagen, Denmark

Arrive 0800. Depart 1800.

With its impressive fishing harbour, artistic connections, boutique shops and galleries, Skagen has lots to offer. Spend time in one of the town’s museums, perhaps learning about the artists colony that flourished here during the late 19th century, or visit the Teddy Bear Museum, explore the nature centre or discover the beautiful white-sand beaches.

Skagen Denmark Europe

08/08/2020 At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

09/08/2020 Hull, England

Hull, England

Arrive 1000.

Disembark after breakfast for your included UK door-to-door travel service home.

Hull East Yorkshire Yorkshire England UK Europe

Please note

⚓ Land by launch or tender.

All excursions mentioned are optional, at an additional cost, and are subject to availability and change. Some of the highlights detailed may only be seen on optional excursions or by exploring independently.

Baltic Treasures and St Petersburg

Marco Polo sailing from Hull

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Marco Polo sailing from Hull