Luxury Expedition Cruises
Cruising the Baltic Sea: Copenhagen to St. Petersburg 2021
- Design your days ashore with an array of included excursions, such as Nordic food experience in Stockholm, a nature bog walk in Estonia and moving visits to World War II remembrance sites
- Discover eight countries and fascinating cities that include Copenhagen, Gdansk, Klaipeda, Riga, Stockholm, Tallinn, Helsinki and St. Petersburg
- Enjoy early access to magnificent Catherine Palace and a special evening visit to the famed Hermitage Museum
- Benefit from enriching discussions with guest speakers that include Nobel Peace Prize recipient and former president of Poland Lech Walesa, as well as writer and former interpreter to USSR president Mikhail Gorbachev, Pavel Palazhchenko
Lech WalesaGuest Speaker
Mr. Wałęsa, former Polish President and Nobel laureate is known for his work in the Strike Committee and Free Trade Unions in Poland. He meets guests on this voyage for a presentation and reception on board.
Pavel PalazhchenkoGuest Speaker
The primary English interpreter for Mikhail Gorbachev, Mr. Palazchenko participated in meetings relating to the end of the Cold War. He joins the cruise for several days, giving lectures and sharing stories of his career.