36 days in Lithuania Itinerary

36 days in Lithuania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vilnius
— 6 nights
2
Druskininkai
— 5 nights
3
Kaunas
— 7 nights
4
Palanga
— 4 nights
5
Nida
— 3 nights
6
Siauliai
— 3 nights
7
Anyksciai
— 3 nights
8
Ignalina
— 2 nights

6
nights
Vilnius

Vilnius ©
The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Venture out of the city with trips to Trakai (Uzutrakis Manor Estate (The Tyszkiewicz Palace) & Trakai Island Castle Museum). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, take in the awesome beauty at Hill of Three Crosses, visit Vilnius Old Town, and take a stroll through Uzupis.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Vilnius trip builder site.

Karachi, Pakistan to Vilnius is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Karachi to Vilnius is minus 3 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Vilnius can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Druskininkai.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Trakai
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Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower
Trakai Island Castle Museum ©
Trakai Island Castle Museum
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus) ©
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus)

5
nights
Druskininkai

Druskininkai ©
Near the borders of Belarus and Poland, Druskininkai serves as Lithuania's premiere spa town.
Get out of town with these interesting Druskininkai side-trips: Alytus (White Rose Bridge, Sv. Angelu sargu baznycia, &more). The adventure continues: walk around Grutas Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Icon of Mother of God of All the Afflicted, take an in-depth tour of M. K. Ciurlionio Memorial House Museum, and make a splash at Druskininkai Aquapark.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Druskininkai day trip app.

Traveling by car from Vilnius to Druskininkai takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kaunas.

Things to do in Druskininkai

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Alytus, Merkine
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Grutas Park ©
Grutas Park
Church of Saint Mary's Scapular ©
Church of Saint Mary's Scapular
Girios Aidas ©
Girios Aidas

7
nights
Kaunas

Kaunas ©
Situated between the Neris and Nemunas rivers, Kaunas is known for its old town, which, though smaller than the capital's, is in much better condition.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kaunas: Panemunes Castle (in Pilis) and Kedainiai Old Town (in Kedainiai). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Old Town Kaunas, browse the different shops at Akropolis, examine the collection at Museum of History of Lithuanian Medicine and Pharmacy, and explore the historical opulence of Kaunas Castle.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kaunas itinerary maker app.

Drive from Druskininkai to Kaunas in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In January, daytime highs in Kaunas are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Palanga.

Things to do in Kaunas

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Panemunes Castle, Raudondvaris Dvaras, Kedainiai Old Town, Rumsiskes Open-Air Museum
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National M. K. Ciurlionis Art Museum ©
National M. K. Ciurlionis Art Museum
Old Town Kaunas ©
Old Town Kaunas
Laisves aleja (Liberty Boulevard) ©
Laisves aleja (Liberty Boulevard)

4
nights
Palanga

Palanga ©
Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the shore of the Baltic Sea. Change things up with these side-trips from Palanga: Zemaitija Park Forest (in Plateliai), St. Jacob Apostle (in Sveksna) and Klaipeda (Sculpture The Kiss (Bucinys), Sculpture The Black Ghost, &more). There's still lots to do: have fun at 313 cable park, take an in-depth tour of Vinetu Kaimas, pause for some photo ops at Sculpture The Pot with Money, and take in the dramatic natural features at Naglis mountain.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Palanga trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kaunas to Palanga takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Palanga can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nida.

Things to do in Palanga

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Klaipeda, Zemaitija Park Forest, Kretinga Museum, 313 cable park, St. Jacob Apostle
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Birute Park ©
Birute Park
313 cable park ©
313 cable park
Zemaitija Park Forest ©
Zemaitija Park Forest

3
nights
Nida

Nida ©
Nida is a resort town in Lithuania, the administrative centre of Neringa municipality. Step out of Nida to go to Klaipeda and see Lithuanian Sea Museum, which is approximately 54 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the different monuments and memorials at Nida Cemetery, admire the masterpieces at Amber Gallery-Museum, explore the striking landscape at The Dead Dunes, and get engrossed in the history at Ethnographic Fishermen's Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Nida trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Palanga to Nida in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January in Nida, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Siauliai.

Things to do in Nida

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Juodkrante, Klaipeda, Sun Clock, The Dead Dunes
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Curonian Spit National Park ©
Curonian Spit National Park
Lithuanian Sea Museum ©
Lithuanian Sea Museum
Nida Cemetery
Nida Cemetery

3
nights
Siauliai

Siauliai ©
Šiauliai is the fourth largest city in Lithuania, with a population of 133,900. Explore Siauliai's surroundings by going to Birzai (Rinkuskiai Brewery & Birzai Castle) and Panevezys (Panevezio Krastotyros Muziejus & Senvage). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kryziu Kalnas, appreciate the history behind Sundial Square, examine the collection at The Angel Museum, and make a trip to Chaimas Frenkelis Vila.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Siauliai travel route website.

You can drive from Nida to Siauliai in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nida in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Siauliai, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Anyksciai.

Things to do in Siauliai

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Birzai, Panevezys, Kryziu Kalnas
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Birzai Castle ©
Birzai Castle
Kryziu Kalnas ©
Kryziu Kalnas
The Angel Museum ©
The Angel Museum

3
nights
Anyksciai

Anyksciai ©
Anykščiai is a ski resort town in Lithuania, 20mi west of Utena. Change things up with these side-trips from Anyksciai: Rokiskis Regional Museum (in Rokiskis), Utena (Kristaus Zengimo i dangU baznycia, Dauniskio Park, &more) and Catholic Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (in Zarasai). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Narrow-Gauge Railway Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Rubikiai Observation Tower, contemplate the long history of The Historical Complex of Seimyniskeliai Mound, and don't miss a visit to The Treetop Walking Path.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Anyksciai vacation maker website.

Drive from Siauliai to Anyksciai in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In January in Anyksciai, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ignalina.

Things to do in Anyksciai

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Utena, Katleriai, Rokiskis Regional Museum, Rubikiai Observation Tower, Catholic Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
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Narrow-Gauge Railway Museum ©
Narrow-Gauge Railway Museum
VestuviU Kalnas ©
VestuviU Kalnas
Rokiskis Regional Museum ©
Rokiskis Regional Museum

2
nights
Ignalina

Ignalina ©
Ignalina is a city in eastern Lithuania, famous for the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant in nearby Visaginas. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Sculpture for Ignas and Lina, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paluse St. Joseph's Church, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Ladakalnis, thentake an in-depth tour of Museum of Ancient Beekeeping, and finally take in panoramic vistas at The observation deck on the lake Zarasas.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Ignalina online travel planner.

You can drive from Anyksciai to Ignalina in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ignalina

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ladakalnis, Church of the Holy Cross, Paluse St. Joseph's Church, The observation deck on the lake Zarasas
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Paluse St. Joseph's Church ©
Paluse St. Joseph's Church
Ladakalnis ©
Ladakalnis
Museum of Ancient Beekeeping ©
Museum of Ancient Beekeeping

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