Scandinavian Capitals and Fjords & Baltic Cities

Herb Weber from United States traveled to Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania
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The trip to the Nordic countries was great. Thanks for all the advice and help in planning. ALL of the drivers were on time and very respectful. All the tour guides were on time and helpful. The hotels were very good and really well located for walking purposes. Copenhagen: by all means, continue to use the Admiral Hotel if possible. The older hotels in Norway were also wonderful. The new hotel in Bergen was fine but the glass and chrome is no match for the older hotels. Most hotels had in-room safes, but a couple did not and that was a disappointment. Norway: The time in the train up to Myrdal and then to Flam was tremendous. The time on the fjords was superb. Great views. Kayak trip was a highlight that I am glad was included. Sweden: We really enjoyed the Steam Boat ride to Mariefred. Helsinki: a very interesting city. Here we had the same guide for two days (the city tour and open-air museum) as well as Suomenlinna the next day. Frankly, he was a bit of a disappointment. His English was adequate but not as good as that of others. His knowledge of Finnish history was good but not of the sites we visited. He is an arborist and although I enjoyed his original statements about trees of Finland, it became too much. My sister was offended by his anti-female statements. I was offended by his irreligious comments, including my own Catholicism. This is the only guide that I would suggest you try to avoid in the future. Unfortunately, we had him two days. The day trip to Tallinn, Estonia, was wonderful. Now that I have been there, would I make some minor changes in planning? Perhaps. I would love to spend a day in a true village or small town in any of the countries. All in all, it was a very good trip and I am happy that I had a chance to explore these countries. Thank you.

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July 22, 2016
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5
4.96
209 Reviews
5
4.96
209 Reviews
3 countries, 5 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySweden3 countries,5 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
5
4.98
209 Reviews
5
4.98
209 Reviews
10 days
3 countries, 5 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySweden3 countries,5 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
5
5.00
239 Reviews
5
5.00
239 Reviews
4 countries, 6 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySwedenFinland4 countries,6 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
FinlandFinland:Helsinki
5
4.89
239 Reviews
5
4.89
239 Reviews
12 days
4 countries, 6 cities
4, 5-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySwedenFinland4 countries,6 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
FinlandFinland:Helsinki
5
4.84
211 Reviews
5
4.84
211 Reviews
3 countries, 6 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySweden3 countries,6 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
5
5.00
176 Reviews
5
5.00
176 Reviews
1 country, 6 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,6 cities
5
4.91
178 Reviews
5
4.91
178 Reviews
8 days
1 country, 4 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,4 cities
5
4.88
176 Reviews
5
4.88
176 Reviews
9 days
1 country, 6 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,6 cities
5
4.92
118 Reviews
5
4.92
118 Reviews
10 days
1 country, 4 cities
4-starhotels
Sweden1 country,4 cities
5
4.95
176 Reviews
5
4.95
176 Reviews
1 country, 3 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,3 cities
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
5
4.88
176 Reviews
5
4.88
176 Reviews
6 days
1 country, 4 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,4 cities
5
4.82
209 Reviews
5
4.82
209 Reviews
10 days
3 countries, 5 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySweden3 countries,5 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
5
4.96
119 Reviews
5
4.96
119 Reviews
7 days
1 country, 2 cities
4, 5-starhotels
Finland1 country,2 cities
5
4.83
177 Reviews
5
4.83
177 Reviews
11 days
1 country, 4 cities
4, 5-staraccommodation
Norway1 country,4 cities
5
4.83
176 Reviews
5
4.83
176 Reviews
12 days
1 country, 4 cities
4, 5-staraccommodation
Norway1 country,4 cities
5
4.92
119 Reviews
5
4.92
119 Reviews
8 days
1 country, 3 cities
4, 5-starhotels
Finland1 country,3 cities
5
4.88
119 Reviews
5
4.88
119 Reviews
7 days
1 country, 2 cities
4, 5-starhotels
Finland1 country,2 cities
5
4.96
119 Reviews
5
4.96
119 Reviews
6 days
1 country, 3 cities
4, 5-starhotels
Finland1 country,3 cities
5
4.83
97 Reviews
5
4.83
97 Reviews
7 days
1 country, 4 cities
4-starhotels
Denmark1 country,4 cities
4
4.00
155 Reviews
4
4.00
155 Reviews
8 days
2 countries, 6 cities
4, 5-starhotels
SwedenFinland2 countries,6 cities
4
4.00
211 Reviews
4
4.00
211 Reviews
16 days
2 countries, 8 cities
3, 4, 5-staraccommodation
NorwayFinland2 countries,8 cities
5
4.89
176 Reviews
5
4.89
176 Reviews
9 days
1 country, 4 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,4 cities
5
4.80
176 Reviews
5
4.80
176 Reviews
9 days
1 country, 5 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,5 cities
5
4.87
175 Reviews
5
4.87
175 Reviews
10 days
1 country, 5 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,5 cities
4
4.00
209 Reviews
4
4.00
209 Reviews
12 days
3 countries, 5 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySweden3 countries,5 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
5
4.96
176 Reviews
5
4.96
176 Reviews
9 days
1 country, 4 cities
4-starhotels
Norway1 country,4 cities
4
4.00
178 Reviews
5
4.88
117 Reviews
5
4.88
117 Reviews
7 days
1 country, 3 cities
4, 5-starhotels
Finland1 country,3 cities
5
4.75
21 Reviews
5
4.75
21 Reviews
7 days
3 countries, 3 cities
4-starhotel
EstoniaLatviaLithuania3 countries,3 cities
EstoniaEstonia:Tallinn
LatviaLatvia:Riga
LithuaniaLithuania:Vilnius
5
4.83
67 Reviews
5
4.83
67 Reviews
10 days
4 countries, 4 cities
4-starhotel
LithuaniaLatviaEstoniaRussia4 countries,4 cities
LithuaniaLithuania:Vilnius
LatviaLatvia:Riga
EstoniaEstonia:Tallinn
5
4.30
117 Reviews
5
4.30
117 Reviews
7 days
1 country, 2 cities
4, 5-starhotels
Finland1 country,2 cities
5
4.87
21 Reviews
5
4.87
21 Reviews
12 days
3 countries, 4 cities
4-starhotel
LithuaniaLatviaEstonia3 countries,4 cities
LithuaniaLithuania:Vilnius, Klaipeda
LatviaLatvia:Riga
EstoniaEstonia:Tallinn
5
4.88
246 Reviews
5
4.88
246 Reviews
17 days
7 countries, 9 cities
4, 5-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySwedenFinlandEstoniaLatviaLithuania7 countries,9 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
FinlandFinland:Helsinki
EstoniaEstonia:Tallinn
LatviaLatvia:Riga
LithuaniaLithuania:Vilnius
4
4.00
285 Reviews
5
4.96
285 Reviews
5
4.96
285 Reviews
16 days
5 countries, 8 cities
4, 5-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySwedenFinlandRussia5 countries,8 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
FinlandFinland:Helsinki
5
4.89
246 Reviews
5
4.89
246 Reviews
7 countries, 9 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySwedenFinlandEstoniaLatviaLithuania7 countries,9 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
FinlandFinland:Helsinki
EstoniaEstonia:Tallinn
LatviaLatvia:Riga
LithuaniaLithuania:Vilnius
5
4.84
209 Reviews
5
4.84
209 Reviews
3 countries, 7 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkSwedenNorway3 countries,7 cities
5
4.88
238 Reviews
5
4.88
238 Reviews
9 days
4 countries, 4 cities
5-starhotels
DenmarkNorwaySwedenFinland4 countries,4 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
NorwayNorway:Oslo
SwedenSweden:Stockholm
FinlandFinland:Helsinki
5
4.90
199 Reviews
5
4.90
199 Reviews
10 days
3 countries, 5 cities
4-starhotels
DenmarkSwedenNorway3 countries,5 cities
DenmarkDenmark:Copenhagen
SwedenSweden:Malmo
NorwayNorway:Oslo, Flam, Bergen