6 days in The Baltics Itinerary

6 days in The Baltics Itinerary

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Fly
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Tallinn, Estonia
— 1 night
Drive
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Tartu, Estonia
— 1 night
Drive
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Riga, Latvia
— 1 night
Drive
4
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
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Tallinn, Estonia

A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): make a trip to Long Street (Pikk tanav), take a stroll through Rotermann Quarter, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Holy Spirit Puhavaimu Kirik, and finally make a trip to Viru Square.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tallinn driving holiday planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Tallinn is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Tallinn is 2 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Dublin in December, with highs in Tallinn at 3°C and lows at -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Tartu.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Rotermann Quarter ©
Neighborhood
Rotermann Quarter
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Tartu, Estonia

City of Good Thoughts

One of the oldest cities in the Baltic region, Tartu boasts heaps of cultural attractions, a quaint Old Town, and bustling main square.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Kissing Students fountain, then stop by Tartu Old City, and then look and learn at AHHAA Science Centre.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Tartu online trip builder.

You can drive from Tallinn to Tartu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Riga.

Things to do in Tartu

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods
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AHHAA Science Centre ©
Observatory
AHHAA Science Centre
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Tartu Old City ©
Neighborhood
Tartu Old City
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Riga, Latvia

Paris of the North

Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
On the 15th (Sun), delve into the lush surroundings at Dzintari Forest Park, then stroll around Bastejkalna Park, then admire the landmark architecture of JJugenda Stila Nami, Riga, and finally see the interesting displays at Riga Motormuseum.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Riga online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Tartu to Riga takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. December in Riga sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Vilnius.

Things to do in Riga

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

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JJugenda Stila Nami, Riga ©
Architectural Building
JJugenda Stila Nami, Riga
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Vilnius, Lithuania

Jerusalem of Lithuania

The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas, and then take in panoramic vistas at Bell Tower of Vilnius Cathedral. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Money Museum of the Bank of Lithuania, get a taste of the local shopping with Vilnil. Museum of illusions, then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Vilnius University (Vilniaus Universitetas), and finally see the interesting displays at Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Vilnius road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Riga to Vilnius takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

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Spa
Spas
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