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Discover the beauty of the Baltic

The Baltic – countries in Northern Europe such as Denmark, Estonia, Poland, Latvia, Sweden and Russia – is a melting pot of palaces, museums and incredible art and architecture, making it perfect for ‘culture vultures’.

Tallinn's skyline of turrets and towers

Europe's hidden gem

Hop on one of our small ships and sail around the region, choosing from a selection of varied and inspiring experiences.

You could find yourself contrasting the Tsars’ treasures in Russia with the fairytale skyline of Tallinn, delving into the history of Gdansk or uncover the fascinating cities beside the Gulf of Bothnia… and that’s just the start!

The Baltic is one of our most popular destinations, so our Cruise Planners have been on the road sourcing some brand new ports of call for 2018. Step ashore on Kotka, Finland’s only island city, where you can try a thrilling rafting trip on the River Kymijoki rapids! Or why not discover Karlskrona in Sweden, a beautiful archipelago made up of 1,650 islands, skerries and islets.

Baltic Adventures

August 7, 2018

The region around the Baltic Sea has an impressive collection of UNESCO acclaimed sites, and you’ll have the opportunity to see some of them on this summertime cruise that includes an overnight stay in St Petersburg.


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Griboyedov Canal, St Petersburg

Saga Sapphire departing Dover

15 nights

Rhythms of the Baltic

August 27, 2018

Embrace the rich culture of the countries that ring the great Baltic Sea when the summer days are long. See the capitals Stockholm, Copenhagen, St Petersburg, Tallinn and the port of Gdansk, and explore smaller ports in Finland and Denmark.


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A rooftop view of Talinn

Saga Sapphire departing Dover

17 nights

Sounds of the Baltic

April 28, 2019

Take a 15-night tour of six countries in the Baltic and enjoy performances of local folk music and concerts featuring the works of the great composers of the region, with a private concert in the Winter Palace sure to be a highlight.


The Winter Palace at night

Saga Sapphire departing Dover

15 nights

Grand Baltic

June 19, 2019

Join an incredible 15-day cruise aboard our small ship Saga Sapphire to discover the arts and architecture of the Baltic. Mooring in 6 different countries and passing through the Kiel Canal, the world’s busiest waterway, you will visit the key cities of Copenhagen, Gdansk, Stockholm, Helsinki that offer a smorgesbord of building design and art, from ancient to contemporary and everything in-between.


Frederiksborg Castle in Hillerød

Saga Sapphire departing Dover

15 nights

Secrets of the Baltic

August 7, 2019

Uncover the secrets of the Baltic counties once hidden behind the Iron Curtain


Stockholm’s Stortorget main square with its vibrant bars and restaurants

Saga Sapphire departing from Dover

15 nights

Myths and Legends of the Baltic

September 12, 2019

Discover the traditions and customes of the Baltic on this cruise visiting some of its most beloved cities, including Stockholm and St Petersburg.


Exquisite Catherine Palace

Spirit of Discovery departing Dover

14 nights