Estonia

ARE YOU READY TO OPEN YOUR RUSSIA?

  • You're studying in Estonia and want to take from your Erasmus time as much as possible;
  • You know that now it's probably the best chance to visit Russia:  it's close and cheep;
  • You don't know russian language and you'll need help to talk with people;
  • You want this trip to be fun and well-planned;
  • You want to save your time and money (about 85 euro for visa).

 

CHOOSE YOUR WAY TO OPEN YOUR RUSSIA

Mini

Tallinn - Helsinki - St.Petersburg - Tallinn    

  Tallinn - Helsinki - St.Petersburg - Helsinki - Tallinn

200 and  220 / euro

280 265* / euro 290 275* / euro

Ferry tickets with all the fees

Transfer to the city centre and back

Hostel (2 nights)- towels are included

    Breakfast (2 times)

    Local guides service (12 hours a day)

   "Gold route" around St.Petersburg

   "Russian Sweets" Box

 Ferry tickets with all the fees

 Transfer to the city centre and back

 Hostel (2 nights) - towels are included

 Breakfast (2 times)

 Local guides service (12 hours a day)

 "Gold route" around St.Petersburg

 "Russian Sweets" Box 

 *  This price is guaranteed as long as you secure      a discount via our mobile app OpenYourRussia.

 Ferry tickets with all the fees

 Transfer to the city centre and back

 Hostel (2 nights) - towels are included

 Breakfast (2 times)

 Local guides service (12 hours a day)

 "Gold route" around St.Petersburg

 "Russian Sweets" Box 

 *  This price is guaranteed as long as you secure      a discount via our mobile app OpenYourRussia.

 

DAY IN HELSINKI

7.30 – Departure from Tallinn to Helsinki by ferry. It takes only 2 hours to reach Helsinki from Tallinn. (Departure time can be changed. Ferry goes every 3 hours, so  you can choose the most convenient time for you).

9.30-16.00 – time to discover Helsinki.

We advise you to visit Senate square with Helsinki Cathedral and the statue of the Russian tsar Alexander II in the middle; also Uspenski  cathedral - the largest Orthodox cathedral in Western Europe, Parliament house, Tempelplatsens church, the museum of Contemporary art Kiasma with the statue of Mannerheim (president and commander of Finnish army during WWII) nearby. It’s really good place to have a lunch in the Student café on Mannerheimvagen 3.

16.00 – Meeting at Helsinki harbor,

18.00 – Departure from Helsinki by ferry.

 (duty free, xxx night club and folk performance are on the 7th  deck for you - free entrance).

 

FIRST DAY IN ST.PETERSBURG

9.00 – Arrival to St.Petersburg.
We advise you to leave the ferry as fast as possible because there will be a huge queue to the passport control. 

10:00 - Shuttle bus city tour (departing from the harbor and going to the City Centre).

12.00 – Lunch (Russian pancakes).

13.00 – Sightseeing tour:

    *St.Isaac’s Cathedral (panoramic view) - 2eu,

    *Peter I monument (the founder of the city),

    *Hermitage (the main museum of the city) -

     free with a valid student card,

    *Kazanskiy Cathedral - free.

18.00 – Russian Dinner. 

20.00 – Free time and time for extra activities *

21.00 – "SPb" pub and Club.

 

SECOND DAY IN ST.PETERSBURG

9.00 – Breakfast.

9.30 – Sightseeing tour

    *Tour around St.Petersburg metro –

     the deepest in the world,

    *Public bus to the "Tsars Vilage" /                              Petergof during the Summer,

    *Catherine Palace (+amber room) 5eu /                            Amazing Petergof during the Summer - 12eu,

    *Monument of Lenin (leader of communism),

    *The Church on the Spilled Blood - 3.5eu.

16.00 – Local lunch.

17.00 – Souvenir market & Postcard shop,

19.00 – Free time and time for extra activities *

 

THIRD DAY IN ST.PETERSBURG

9.30 – Breakfast.

10.00 – Sightseeing tour

    *Peter & Paul fortress - free,

    *Military Museum (outside) - free,

    *St.Petersburg in miniature - free,

13.30 – Lunch.

14:30 – Sightseeing tour

    *Magical street,

    *The oldest Russian shop with luxory products.

17.00 – Transfer to the harbour.

19.00  – Departure from St.Petersburg to Tallinn. 

"Russian Sweets" Box 

 

DAY IN TALLINN

9.00  Arrival to Tallinn by ferry.

You have a nice time in Tallinn to expore the "old town" with it's Oleviste tower where you can go to the top and see the whole city. You should definetely visit Tallinn Town hall and Nevsky Cathedral. You can also make a nice photo with the city landscape and the phrase "The times we had" on Kohtu street 12. We advise you to enjoy Tallinn pancakes at the "Kompressor cafe" on Rataskaevu st.3 or taste a food of vikings at the "3 dragons cafe" which is located insight of the Town hall.

DAY IN HELSINKI

10.30 – Departure from Tallinn to Helsinki by ferry. It takes only 2 hours to reach Helsinki from Tallinn. (Departure time can be changed. Ferry goes every 3 hours, so  you can choose the most convenient time for you).

12.30-17.00 – time to discover Helsinki.

We advise you to visit Senate square with Helsinki Cathedral and the statue of the Russian tsar Alexander II in the middle; also Uspenski  cathedral - the largest Orthodox cathedral in Western Europe, Parliament house, Tempelplatsens church, the museum of Contemporary art Kiasma with the statue of Mannerheim (president and commander of Finnish army during WWII) nearby. It’s really good place to have a lunch in the Student café on Mannerheimvagen 3.

17.00 – Meeting at Helsinki harbor,

19.00 – Departure from Helsinki by ferry

 (duty free, xxx night club and folk performance are on the 7th  deck for you - free entrance).

 

FIRST DAY IN ST.PETERSBURG

9.00 – Arrival to St.Petersburg.
We advise you to leave the ferry as fast as possible because there will be a huge queue to the passport control. 

10:00 - Shuttle bus city tour (departing from the harbor and going to the City Centre).

12.00 – Lunch (Russian pancakes).

13.00 – Sightseeing tour:

    *St.Isaac’s Cathedral (panoramic view) - 2eu,

    *Peter I monument (the founder of the city),

    *Hermitage (the main museum of the city) -

     free with a valid student card,

    *Kazanskiy Cathedral - free.

18.00 – Russian Dinner. 

20.00 – Free time and time for extra activities *

21.00 – "SPb" pub and Club.

 

SECOND DAY IN ST.PETERSBURG

9.00 – Breakfast.

9.30 – Sightseeing tour

    *Tour around St.Petersburg metro –

     the deepest in the world,

    *Public bus to the "Tsars Vilage" /                              Petergof during the Summer,

    *Catherine Palace (+amber room) 5eu /                           Amazing Petergof during the Summer - 12eu,

    *Monument of Lenin (leader of communism),

    *The Church on the Spilled Blood - 3.5eu.

16.00 – Local lunch.

17.00 – Souvenir market & Postcard shop,

19.00 – Free time and time for extra activities *

 

THIRD DAY IN ST.PETERSBURG

9.30 – Breakfast.

10.00 – Sightseeing tour

    *Peter & Paul fortress - free,

    *Military Museum (outside) - free,

    *St.Petersburg in miniature - free,

13.30 – Lunch.

14:30 – Sightseeing tour

    *Magical street,

    *The oldest Russian shop with luxory products.

17.00 – Transfer to the harbour.

19.00 Sat / 18.00 Sun – Departure from St.Petersburg to Helsinki. You are back to Helsinki at 8.00 / 7.00 next day.

 

Here you have an option to take a direct ferry from St.Petersburg to Tallinn at the trips #2, #4, #6, #8, #10, #12. This ferry goes through Helsinki and makes 1 hour stop there. You can stay and sleep at your cabin and reach Tallinn at 12.30.

"Russian Sweets" Box 

 

DAY IN HELSINKI

8.00 Sun / 7.00 Mon – Arrival to Helsinki. 

8.00-18.30 – time to visit Helsinki Zoo and Suommenlina Sea Fortress.

It’s a UNESCO World Heritage Area. These places are located on the islands, so you will see the amazing coastlines of Helsinki on the ferry ride to the islands along with the impressive fortress and castle.

18.30 – Meeting at Helsinki harbor,

19.30 – Departure from Helsinki to Tallinn. It takes only 2 hours to reach Tallinn from Helsinki. (Departure time can be changed. Ferry goes every 3 hours, so  you can choose the most convenient time for you).

 

EXTRA ACTIVITIES:

  • Boat trip: 6 euro
  • Limousine party trip: 15 euro
  • Russian ballet: from 6 euro till 55 euro (depends on the day and the theater)

                  

CHOOSE YOUR TRIP

Spring 2018

 

          Tallinn - Helsinki - St.Petersburg -             Tallinn

 Tallinn - Helsinki - St.Petersburg - Helsinki- Tallinn
                               1A. March 30 - April 3                             1. March 28 - April 1
                               3A. April 13-17                             2. April 5-9
                               5A. April 27 - May 1                             3. April 11-15
                               7A. May 11-15                              4. April 19-23 
                               9A. May 25-29                             5. April 25-29
                                                            6. May 3-7 
                                                                       7. May 9-13
                                                                       8. May 17-21
                                                                      9. May 23-27 
                                                         10. May 31 - June 4 

 

Summer 2018 (+20 eu) 

 

              Tallinn - Helsinki - St.Petersburg -             Tallinn

    Tallinn - Helsinki - St.Petersburg - Helsinki- Tallinn
                               1A. June 8-12                             1. June 6-10
                               3A. June 22-26                             2. June 14-18
                               5A. July 6-10                             3. June 20-24
                               7A. July 20-24                             4. June 28 - July 2
                               9A. August 3-7                             5. July 4-8
                              11A. August 17-21                             6. July 12-16
                                                                        7. July 18-22   
                                                                        8. July 26-30
                                                                        9. August 1-5
                                                        10. August 9-13
                                                         11. August 15-19  
                                                         12. August 23-27
                                                        13. August 29 - Sept 2

                            

To be more clear about the days

  • The 1st day is a departure from Tallinn to Helsinki and from Helsinki to St.Petersburg
  • The last day is arrival from St.Petersburg back to Helsinki and to Tallinn

 

DID YOU FIND ANY CONVENIENT DATE?

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