7th-23rd August: Supercraft Cruise – A Baltic Fable

7th to 23rd August 2020

Step aboard the beautiful SAGA Spirit of Discovery for a magical tour of the Baltics with the Supercrafters!

Six Baltic cities, crafting, music, talks and more await you…

 Follow in the footsteps of Hans Christian Andersen as you wander amongst the glittering lights of Copenhagen’s magical Tivoli Gardens 

The Baltic is surrounded by nine countries, each with its own distinct history and character. From the Vikings of Denmark who plied their trade routes through the Baltic, to Sweden’s maritime power encapsulated in the 18th century naval city of Kalskrona, it’s an area with a wealth of cultural highlights to discover. As you cruise look forward to enjoying music from the Baltic region, ranging from the fun sounds of an Oompah Band to the iconic music of Abba.

With two days to enjoy in St Petersburg – Russia’s beautiful city and home of the Hermitage – look forward to a talk from an expert speaker on Post Soviet Russia, and the chance to see examples of, and take part in making Russian crafts, providing valuable insight into this fascinating country.

You’ll also spend two days in ‘wonderful’ Copenhagen – home of the famous Little Mermaid sculpture based on a fairytale by Hans Christian Andersen – a ‘must-see’ on your Baltic adventure!

The unique culture of the Baltic revealed on board…

  • See Jools Holland play live
  • Classical, traditional and popular music from the Baltic region
  • Talks on Post Soviet Russia and Regional Art
  • German-themed deck party
  • Talks from Adrian Finnerty on classical, traditional and popular music

Overnight stays

  • St Petersburg, Russia
  • Copenhagen, Denmark