15 days in Lithuania Itinerary

15 days in Lithuania Itinerary

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15 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Start: Cairo
+2
Fly + Train + Bus:  11 h 15 min
1
Kaunas
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Palanga
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Siauliai
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
4
Vilnius
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Cairo

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Ninth Fort and Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Raudondvaris Dvaras and Museum of History of Lithuanian Medicine and Pharmacy. Explore Kaunas' surroundings by going to Raudone Castle (in Raudone) and Panemunes Castle (in Pilis). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Kaunas Castle, wander the streets of Old Town Kaunas, admire the striking features of Sugihara House, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Michael the Archangel.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kaunas trip itinerary planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Kaunas is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Cairo in May, expect Kaunas to be cooler, temps between 22°C and 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Palanga.

Things to do in Kaunas

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Raudone Castle, Panemunes Castle, Raudondvaris Dvaras
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Ninth Fort ©
Ninth Fort
Kaunas Castle ©
Kaunas Castle
Pazaislis Monastery ©
Pazaislis Monastery

3
nights
Palanga

Palanga ©
Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the shore of the Baltic Sea. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Curonian Spit National Park and Palanga Amber Museum. Museum-lovers will appreciate Lithuanian Sea Museum and Kretinga Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Palanga: Melnrage Beach (in Klaipeda) and Memel Nord (in Kukuliskiai). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Palanga Beach, don't miss a visit to Sculpture Camera-Soapbox, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, and kick back and relax at Smiltyne Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Palanga trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Kaunas to Palanga in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kaunas in May, you will find days in Palanga are a bit cooler (18°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Siauliai.

Things to do in Palanga

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Klaipeda, Kretinga Museum, Memel Nord
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Palanga Beach ©
Palanga Beach
Curonian Spit National Park ©
Curonian Spit National Park
Palanga Amber Museum ©
Palanga Amber Museum

2
nights
Siauliai

Siauliai ©
Šiauliai is the fourth largest city in Lithuania, with a population of 133,900. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. George's Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hill of Crosses - Kryziu Kalnas, then examine the collection at Photography Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of the Angels. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Joniskis Basketball Museum, then see the interesting displays at Siauliai Ausros Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Siauliai Saint Disciple Peter and Paul Cathedral, and finally stroll the grounds of Siauliai Cemetery.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Siauliai journey maker.

Traveling by car from Palanga to Siauliai takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Siauliai, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Vilnius.

Things to do in Siauliai

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Church of Our Lady of the Angels, Joniskis Basketball Museum
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Hill of Crosses - Kryziu Kalnas ©
Hill of Crosses - Kryziu Kalnas
Joniskis Basketball Museum
Joniskis Basketball Museum
St. George's Church ©
St. George's Church

5
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.
Visit St. Anne's Church and St John's church for their historical value. You'll explore and learn at Trakai Island Castle Museum and KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus). Change things up with a short trip to Chapel of St. John Nepomuk in Trakai (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: visit Vilnius Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Presidential Palace, see the interesting displays at Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church Of St Peter And St Paul.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Vilnius trip app.

Traveling by train from Siauliai to Vilnius takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Trakai
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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)

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