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Baltic Sea Cruises

Stockholm, Sweden (Photo: S-F/Shutterstock)

About Baltic Sea Cruises

Once sailed by explorers of the Viking Age, the Baltic is home to a myriad of cultures, languages and storied pasts. The northernmost region of Europe encompasses the Scandinavian countries such as Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland. Most Baltic cruises overnight in glorious St. Petersburg, Russia; stops in historic Tallinn, Estonia, and Warenmude, Germany - gateway to Berlin - are also possible. The breathtaking Norwegian fjords represent a world all in its own.

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Marina
Marina

10 Night
Europe - Northern CruiseDetails

706 Reviews
Leaving:Oslo
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
Jun 29, 2022
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Voyager of the Seas
Voyager of the Seas

7 Night
Scandinavia & Russia CruiseDetails

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
May 29, 2022
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Voyager of the Seas
Voyager of the Seas

10 Night
Scandinavia & Russia CruiseDetails

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Jun 5, 2022
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7 Night
Norwegian Fjords CruiseDetails

Leaving:Southampton
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
Jun 24, 2023
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9 Night
Europe - Baltic Details

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Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Aug 7, 2022
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7 Night
Scandinavia & Russia CruiseDetails

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
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10 Night
Europe - Norwegian Fjords Details

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
Sep 13, 2022
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9 Night
Europe - Baltic Details

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
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12 Night
Iceland & Ireland CruiseDetails

Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
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7 Night
Spain & France CruiseDetails

Leaving:Southampton
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
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7 Night
Best Of Northern Europe CruiseDetails

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
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14 Night
Europe - Northern CruiseDetails

Leaving:Oslo
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
Sep 13, 2022
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11 Night
Scandinavia & Russia CruiseDetails

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Aug 10, 2022
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12 Night
Scandinavia & Russia CruiseDetails

27 Reviews
Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
Aug 20, 2022
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12 Night
Europe - Northern CruiseDetails

Leaving:Southampton
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
Jun 5, 2022
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9 Night
Europe - Northern CruiseDetails

Leaving:Stockholm
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
Sep 4, 2022
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7 Night
Europe - Northern CruiseDetails

Leaving:Stockholm
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
Aug 17, 2022
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7 Night
Norwegian Fjords CruiseDetails

Leaving:Southampton
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
May 7, 2022
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12 Night
Europe - Northern CruiseDetails

Leaving:Southampton
Cruise Line:Cunard Line
Nov 1, 2022
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14 Night
Jewels Of The BalticDetails

Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Holland America Line
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12 Night
Scandinavia & Russia CruiseDetails

Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Celebrity Cruises
May 26, 2022
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9 Night
Europe - Baltic Details

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Norwegian Cruise Line
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11 Night
Europe - Northern CruiseDetails

Leaving:Copenhagen
Cruise Line:Oceania Cruises
Aug 24, 2022
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12 Night
Arctic Circle CruiseDetails

Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Jul 26, 2022
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12 Night
Arctic Circle CruiseDetails

Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Royal Caribbean International
Jun 20, 2022
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What is the best time to cruise to the Baltic Sea?

Though the summer months of July and August are the busiest for Baltic Sea cruises, many cruise lines offer sailings from late April through September. For more: Baltic Sea Cruise Tips.

Which cruise lines go to the Baltic Sea?

Nearly all of the mainstream cruise lines, including Royal Caribbean, Princess Cruises, Holland America, Celebrity, Disney and Norwegian Cruise Line, offer Baltic Sea cruises as well as luxury lines like Crystal, Oceania, Silversea and more.

What are some things to do in the Baltic Sea?

A port stop in St. Petersburg, Russia is the highlight of every Baltic Sea cruise, and many cruise lines overnight there so that cruisers can see as much as possible including the Hermitage and any of the city's stunning palaces. Additional port stops might include Copenhagen, where you can visit Tivoli Gardens, and Helsinki, where museum-hopping and spending hours enjoying the waterfront are popular diversions.

Do you need a passport to take a cruise to the Baltic Sea?

Yes, a passport is required for countries visited on Baltic Sea cruises. Russian visas might also be required; consult with your cruise line.

What should I pack for a cruise to the Baltic Sea?

Sturdy and comfortable walking shoes are an absolute must for traversing the old cobblestone streets in many Baltic ports, as well as light layers since temperatures can vary greatly throughout the day -- even in the summertime.

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