Top 10 Attractions in Lithuania (2018)


1. Vilnius Old Town


πŸ“ Cityscape, Historic, Architecture
πŸ“ Vilnius

Vilnius Old Town – Highlights

  • Medieval town full of historic buildings
  • Home to many cultural heritage landmarks
  • Remarkably diverse architectural styles
  • Fine restaurants, cafes, and street markets
  • Lithuania’s World Heritage Site

🌐 Main Website


2. Trakai Castle


πŸ“ Castle, Lake, Museum
πŸ“ Trakai

Trakai Castle – Highlights

  • Picturesque island castle among Lake Galve
  • Magnificent medieval halls and galleries
  • Collection of historical and traditional objects
  • Beautiful panorama with scenic lake settings

Opening Hours

  • Mar – Apr
    • Tue-Sun: 10:00 – 18:00
    • Mon: Closed
  • May – Sep
    • Daily: 10:00 – 19:00
  • Oct
    • Tue-Sun: 10:00 – 18:00
    • Mon: Closed
  • Nov – Feb
    • Tue-Sun: 09:00 – 17:00
    • Mon: Closed

Entrance Fee

  • Adults: 7 EUR
  • Children: 3.50 EUR
  • Guided Tour: 15 EUR

🌐 Main Website


3. Gediminas Castle Tower


πŸ“ Tower, Museum, Observation Deck
πŸ“ Vilnius

Gediminas Castle Tower – Highlights

  • Historic castle tower in Gediminas Hill
  • Museum with exhibits of medieval armaments
  • Reconstruction models of Vilnius castles on display
  • Open-air platform with panoramic views of Vilnius

Opening Hours

  • Apr – Sep
    • Daily: 10:00 – 21:00
  • Oct – Mar
    • Daily: 10:00 – 18:00

Entrance Fee

  • Adults: 5 EUR
  • Children: 2 EUR
  • Guided Tour: from 10 EUR

🌐 Main Website


4. Siauliai Hill of Crosses


πŸ“Β Religious Site, Hill, Monument
πŸ“ Siauliai

Hill of Crosses – Highlights

  • Religious hill with over 100,000 crosses
  • True spiritual ambiance around the place
  • Remarkable traditional Lithuanian crosses
  • Impressive sculptures and religious objects

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 24 hrs

Entrance Fee

  • Free admission

🌐 Main Website


5. St. Anne’s Church


πŸ“ Religious Site, Architecture
πŸ“ Vilnius

St. Anne’s Church – Highlights

  • Beautiful church of the late Gothic period
  • Striking facade in Flamboyant Gothic style
  • Touch of Baroque in the interior and altar
  • Nearby 19th-century Neo-Gothic bell tower

Opening Hours

  • May – Sep
    • Tue-Sat: 10:30 – 18:30
    • Sun: 08:00 – 19:00
    • Mon: Closed
  • Oct – Apr
    • Tue-Fri: 16:30 – 18:30
    • Sat: 10:30 – 18:30
    • Sun: 08:00 – 17:00
    • Mon: Closed

Entrance Fee

  • Free admission
  • Donations appreciated

🌐 Main Website


6. Kursiu Nerija (Curonian Spit) National Park


πŸ“ Park, Nature, Panorama
πŸ“ Klaipeda

Kursiu Nerija National Park – Highlights

  • Extensive sand dunes alongside the lagoon
  • Hiking trails among lovely natural landscape
  • Fascinating museums, galleries, and monuments
  • Spectacular panoramas from the viewing points

Visitors Centre – Hours

  • Tue-Sat: 09:00 – 12:00 / 13:00 – 18:00
  • Sun-Mon: Closed

Ferry Fare

  • Passenger: 0.80 EUR

🌐 Main Website


7. Kaunas Old Town


πŸ“ Cityscape, Historic, Architecture
πŸ“ Kaunas

Kaunas Old Town – Highlights

  • The historic and architecture centre of Kaunas
  • Baroque, Gothic, and Renaissance buildings
  • Cosy outdoor cafes and tons of small shops
  • Superb views of two major Lithuanian rivers

🌐 Main Website


8. Druskininkai Aquapark


πŸ“ Water Park, Entertainment, Sauna
πŸ“ Druskininkai

Druskininkai Aquapark – Highlights

  • Huge aquatic entertainment complex
  • Different varieties of swimming pools
  • Relaxing saunas and bathhouses
  • Exciting water slides and attractions

Opening Hours

  • Mon-Thu: 12:00 – 22:00
  • Fri: 12:00 – 23:00
  • Sat: 10:00 – 23:00
  • Sun: 10:00 – 22:00
  • May vary on certain dates

Whole-Day Ticket

  • Mon-Fri
    • Adults: 16 EUR
    • Children: 9 EUR
  • Sat-Sun
    • Adults: 24 EUR
    • Children: 12 EUR
  • May vary on certain dates

🌐 Main Website


9. Vilnius Cathedral & Bell Tower


πŸ“Β Religious Site, Museum, Tower
πŸ“ Vilnius

Vilnius Cathedral – Highlights

  • Magnificent cathedral with a 52m bell tower
  • Royal mausoleum in the cathedral’s crypts
  • Panoramic views of Vilnius from the tower
  • Collection of religious relics and artefacts

Opening Hours

  • Cathedral
    • Daily: 07:00 – 19:00
  • Crypts
    • Mon-Sat: 10:00 – 17:00
    • Sun: Closed

Bell Tower – Hours

  • May – Sep
    • Mon-Sat: 10:00 – 19:00
    • Sun: Closed
  • Oct – Apr
    • Mon-Sat: 10:00 – 18:00
    • Sun: Closed

Entrance Fee

  • Crypts
    • Adults: 4.5 EUR
    • Children: 2.5 EUR
  • Bell Tower
    • Adults: 4.5 EUR
    • Children: 2.5 EUR
  • Crypts + Bell Tower
    • Adults: 7.5 EUR
    • Children: 4 EUR

🌐 Main Website


10. Museum of Genocide Victims (KGB Museum)


πŸ“ Museum, Historic
πŸ“ Vilnius

Museum of Genocide Victims – Highlights

  • Museum situated in a former KGB building
  • Learn the dark history of the Soviet regime
  • Former prison cells and execution chambers
  • Documentations of the Lithuanian resistance

Opening Hours

  • Wed-Sat: 10:00 – 18:00
  • Sun: 10:00 – 17:00
  • Mon-Tue: Closed

Entrance Fee

  • Adults: 4 EUR
  • Children: Free
  • Guided Tour: from 15 EUR

🌐 Main Website


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Author: Jeutravel.com
Date Published: 22 August 2017
Last Updated: 15 March 2018

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