trips planned by users
trips planned by users
Gelgaudiskis trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Gelgaudiškis is a city in the Šakiai district municipality, Lithuania. It is located 15km north of Šakiai. The city is just south of Neman River.NameGelgaudiškis is the Lithuanian name of the city. Versions of the name in other languages include Polish: Giełgudyszki, Russian: Гельгудишки Gel'gudishki, Belarusian: Гельгудiшкi Gel'hudishki, Yiddish: געלגודישק Gelgudishk.HistoryBefore the end of the 14th century the area of Gelgaudiškis settlement and manor, positioned on the upper bank of Neman, belonged to the Grand Dukes of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. In 1504, King and Grand Duke Aleksander Jagiellon gave it away as a gift to his royal secretary Sapieżyc, progenitor to the szlachta family of Sapieha. Afterwards, the grange belonged to families of Massalski, Dembiński, Oziembłowski, Giełgud, Czartoryski, the Prussian barons von Keudell, and finally Komar family (till the beginning of World War I). In the interwar period, the establishment was nationalized and housed an orphanage and later a school.Gelgaudiskis is in Marijampole County. Arrange all the small, but important details of your Gelgaudiskis trip itinerary using our Lithuania travel planner.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Gelgaudiskis
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Top tours near Gelgaudiskis
Private Tour of Kedainiai and Kaunas Old Town BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $186
Duration: 8 hours
Go on a pilgrimage from Riga - visit Siluva and Hill of Crosses! BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $145
Duration: 8 to 9 hours
Panemunes Castles BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $0
Duration: 5 to 6 hours
Popular things to do in Gelgaudiskis
Places to visit with Gelgaudiskis
Recently planned trips to Gelgaudiskis
2 days in Marijampole County BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Gelgaudiskis BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 46 days in Marijampole County BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium