15 days in Lithuania Itinerary

15 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lithuania travel planner

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Make it your trip
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Vilnius
— 4 nights
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Kaunas
— 10 nights
Drive
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Palanga
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Vilnius

— 4 nights

Jerusalem of Lithuania

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.
Family-friendly places like Gediminas Castle Tower and Vilnius Old Town will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Vilnius side-trips: Trakai (Kenesa & Trakai Island Castle Museum). The adventure continues: examine the collection at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church Of St Peter And St Paul, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Vilnius trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Vilnius is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Vilnius, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Vilnius, with lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Kaunas.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

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Kaunas

— 10 nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Ninth Fort and Old Town Kaunas. Change things up with these side-trips from Kaunas: The Church of Saint Anthony of Padua (in Birstonas), Alytus (Alytaus Miesto Parkas & White Rose Bridge) and Grutas Park (in Druskininkai). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Kaunas Castle, steep yourself in history at Kaunas Town Hall, admire the natural beauty at Kaunas Botanical Garden, and examine the collection at Devil's Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kaunas online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Vilnius to Kaunas in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kaunas can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Palanga.

Things to do in Kaunas

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 18 — 28:

Palanga

Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the shore of the Baltic Sea. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Birute Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palanga Beach.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Palanga vacation maker site.

Getting from Kaunas to Palanga by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Kaunas in August, you will find days in Palanga are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Palanga

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Highlights from your trip

Lithuania travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Sacred & Religious Sites · Architectural Buildings
Characterized by the majestic Baltic coastline and adjacent white sands, Lithuania boasts lush green forests, hidden lakes, and coastal wetlands. A nation with a turbulent history, Lithuania houses the remains of a former nuclear site and the remnants of defenses used to strengthen the frontier of the Tsarist empire. At the same time, it pays homage to its national heroes, honored in sculpture parks and museums throughout the country. Today, Lithuania boasts a thriving musical, cultural, and visual arts scene, hosting a range of festivals and concerts year-round.