PLEASE BE INFORMED: If arrival transfer is booked, driver will meet guests with a name-board inside arrival hall of the airport of arrival! In case of late arrival, tour leader will leave info material at hotel reception and we kindly ask guests to ask for it when checking in! In case guests fail to receive it, every day sightseeing program starts at 09.00 and we ask guests to be at hotel lobby latest 15 minutes before the start!Departure transfers in Krakow, Warsaw, Vilnius, Riga, Tallinn and Helsinki are performed 2 hours before flight, in St. Petersburg 3 hours before flight and in Moscow 4 hours before flight. This timing has been estimated based on our knowledge and experience working in these destinations, considering traffic in each particular city, driving time and required time at the airport check-in counters.
All Baltictours.com offered hotels are 3***, 4****, 5***** star and located centrally. Baltictours.com reserves the right to change hotels. It happens really rarely and due to important reasons. Alternative hotels are selected by the same standard as the hotels featured in the catalogue, both in terms of standard and location. Final hotel list is advised latest 1 month prior to the guest arrival.
Breakfasts – buffet style at all Baltictours.com selected hotels.
Baltictours.com coaches are good quality 49-seater 1st class coaches with air conditioning, adjustable seats, toilet, fridge and possible other conveniences. Depending on sales some tours or segment of tours and optional tours will be operated with other good quality, comfortable 1st class minivans with adjustable seats and air conditioning. For comfort and security we always keep at least 3 empty seats in coaches and minivans. Passengers are covered by the 3rd party liability insurance. Our drivers strictly follow EU driving regulations. Baltictours.com do not allow smoking in the vehicles. Travelers can select their preferred seats freely.
Baltictours.com tour escorts are university graduates. They have been specially trained as guides and as bilingual tour escorts. The tour escorts we work with are experienced and most of them have been working for us for years. Local guides if needed or required will assist the tour escorts.
Portage of one piece of luggage is included at all 4**** and 5***** star hotels and railway stations.
Welcome info package
On arrival to the hotel the guests receive a personalized welcome info package announcing the time and place for the welcome meeting.
During the welcome meeting guests are served a welcome drink. Baltictours.com tour escort will introduce the program and the optional tours. Each guest receives various materials such as a personalized program and information brochures.
Visa is required for almost all nationalities for tours including Russia and only for some fewer nationalities for tours covering Schengen area destinations. If visa support is required we supply that complementary. We cannot accept any responsibility for guests arriving without valid passport and visa. For guests travelling on tours which include entering to Russia visa is required for most passport holders. Our issued visa invitation letters are not visas itself and valid visa must be obtained before travelling to Russia. For more information press here.
Number of participants
We allow max 45 guests on the same tour. The average number of guests is around 30-35. For the Baltic Biking and Baltic Hiking tours we allow max 21 and 31 guests respectively on the same tour.