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Accommodations

M.S. LE BOREAL

STATE-OF-THE-ART DESIGN
The M.S. LE BOREAL is the newest generation of deluxe small ships.

EXCEPTIONALLY SPACIOUS, DELUXE SUITES AND STATEROOMS, MOST WITH BALCONIES

The 120 large Staterooms and Suites are from 200 to 484 square feet. Ninety-five percent of the accommodations feature private balconies.
All Suites and most Staterooms feature two twin beds that convert to one queen-size bed, a private bathroom with shower (some with bathtub), international direct dial telephone, satellite flat screen television, DVD/CD, wireless Internet access, iPod dock with speakers, safe, minibar, full-length closets, writing desk/dressing table, hair dryer, duvet and plush terry cloth robes.

ELEGANT DINING

International and local cuisines are served in the stylish, spacious Dining Room in single, unassigned seatings, alfresco in the casual indoor-outdoor Grill Restaurant or from 24-hour Room Service. Continental and buffet breakfast, buffet lunch, afternoon tea, a three-course dinner and a late-evening snack are served daily. Complimentary wine and beer are served with lunch and dinner. Bar service is available on the Sun Deck.

SPACIOUS PUBLIC AREAS/WORLD-CLASS RECREATIONAL FACILITIES

Inviting and spacious public areas accommodate all passengers comfortably. Enjoy views from the Panoramic Lounge, nightly entertainment in the Main Lounge and lectures, cultural performances and film screenings in the state-of-the-art theater. There is a library, Internet salon, beauty salon, elevator, Sun Deck, swimming pool, spa, Turkish bath-style steam room and full range of fitness equipment. The infirmary is staffed with a doctor and nurse.

PASSENGER- AND ECO-FRIENDLY

The state-of-the-art propulsion system provides an exceptionally smooth, quiet and comfortable voyage by creating little vibration and significantly less engine noise.
The ship meets the latest “Cleanship” standards and is designed to prevent contact with environmentally sensitive seabeds.
The highly trained, English-speaking international crew provides attentive service. Laundry services are available.

Cruising the Baltic Sea & Norwegian Fjords

 

Cruising the Baltic Sea & Norwegian Fjords
Featuring President Mikhail Gorbachev
& President Lech Walesa

June  9 - 20, 2011                           

Experience the cultural rebirth of the Baltic States and the magnificent imperial riches of St. Petersburg while cruising for 10 nights under the spectacular “White Nights of Summer” aboard the exclusively chartered, deluxe M.S. LE BOREAL, launching in 2010. By special arrangement, enjoy a rare opportunity to hear enriching speeches by former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev and former President of Poland Lech Walesa. In the tradition of ancient Viking mariners, sail across the Baltic Sea from the cosmopolitan Swedish capital of Stockholm to the historic Hanseatic port of Bergen, Norway. Discover the stunning architecture of Helsinki and Copenhagen; revel in the medieval charms of Tallinn, Estonia, and Riga, Latvia; immerse yourself in the cultural renaissance of Gda´nsk, Poland; and cruise through the magnificent fjords of Norway. This enlightening cruise features one night in regal St. Petersburg including an early-opening tour of the world-acclaimed Hermitage Museum and a visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress. A two-night Pre-Cruise Option in Stockholm and a two-night Post-Cruise Option in Bergen are also offered.

 

DAY-BY-DAY ITINERARY

INCLUDED FEATURES

EXCLUSIVE GOHAGAN TRAVEL SERVICES

STOCKHOLM PRE-PROGRAM OPTION & BERGEN POST-PROGRAM OPTION


Immerse yourself in the historical and cultural riches of the Baltic States on this enlightening cruise aboard the exclusively chartered, deluxe M.S. LE BOREAL during the fabled “White Nights of Summer.”

Spend a morning in dynamic Helsinki, the “White City of the North.”

Stroll through Tallinn, a hub of European culture and commerce that retains its history in the 600-year-old spires and gables that comprise its distinctive skyline.

Admire one of the world’s greatest collections of fine art during a special early-opening tour of the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg.

Visit St. Petersburg’s first building, the Peter and Paul Fortress, and its impressive Baroque Cathedral, burial place of Russia’s czars from Peter the Great to Nicholas II.

Cruise through the magnificent fjords of southern Norway.

Enjoy a rare opportunity to meet two former world leaders:
Former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev.
Former President of Poland Lech Walesa.

Cost  Special Tulane pricing is from approximately $6995 per person, plus airfare and based on double occupancy.

Booking  For booking information please contact Thomas P. Gohagan at 800-922-3088, or  Tulane Alumni Travel at 877-488-5263.


Specific trip details (itinerary, meals, sightseeing & accommodations) will be published in the brochure.

Brochure Request

Alumni Relations, Tulane University, 6319 Willow Street, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5901 alumni@tulane.edu