10 days in Lithuania Itinerary

10 days in Lithuania Itinerary

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10 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
Vilnius
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Siauliai
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Pilis
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Kaunas
— 2 nights
Fly:  19 h 30 min
End: Lagos

3
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Trakai Island Castle Museum and Adam Mickiewicz Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Anne's Church and Sts. Peter & Paul's Church (Sv. Apastalu Petro ir Povilo Baznycia). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gates of Dawn (Ausros Vartai), examine the collection at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus), take a stroll through Uzupis, and stroll through Vingis Park.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Vilnius trip itinerary builder .

Lagos, Nigeria to Vilnius is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lagos to Vilnius. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Lagos in January: high temperatures in Vilnius hover around -3°C and lows are around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Siauliai.

Things to do in Vilnius

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

1
night
Siauliai

Siauliai ©
Šiauliai is the fourth largest city in Lithuania, with a population of 133,900. You've now added Photography Museum to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): examine the collection at The Angel Museum, examine the collection at Photography Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Siauliai Saint Disciple Peter and Paul Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Siauliai Ausros Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Siauliai Hill of Crosses.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Siauliai holiday maker .

Take a train from Vilnius to Siauliai in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Siauliai, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Pilis.

Things to do in Siauliai

Museums Historic Sites
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Photography Museum ©
Photography Museum
Hill of Crosses - Kryziu Kalnas ©
Hill of Crosses - Kryziu Kalnas
St. George's Church ©
St. George's Church

1
night
Pilis

Pilis ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): make a trip to Gelgaudiskis Manor, don't miss a visit to Panemunes Castle, and then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Raudone Castle.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Pilis itinerary planner .

You can drive from Siauliai to Pilis in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around -2°C in January, and nighttime lows around -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kaunas.

Things to do in Pilis

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gelgaudiskis Manor, Raudone Castle
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Panemunes Castle ©
Panemunes Castle
Gelgaudiskis Manor ©
Gelgaudiskis Manor
Raudone Castle ©
Raudone Castle

2
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.
On the 23rd (Wed), explore the world behind art at Raudondvaris Dvaras, then steep yourself in history at Ninth Fort, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, and finally step into the grandiose world of Kaunas Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Pazaislis Monastery, see the interesting displays at Museum for the Blind, admire the landmark architecture of Kaunas Town Hall, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Gertrude's Church, then see the interesting displays at National M. K. Ciurlionis Art Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Michael the Archangel.

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Getting from Pilis to Kaunas by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January in Kaunas, expect temperatures between -2°C during the day and -8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kaunas

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Raudondvaris Dvaras
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Ninth Fort ©
Ninth Fort
Kaunas Castle ©
Kaunas Castle
Pazaislis Monastery ©
Pazaislis Monastery

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