Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas, Vilnius

4.6
Lithuania's most important Russian Orthodox church, the Baroque-styled Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas sports a richly colored interior and the remains of three Orthodox saints. There has been a church here since 1567, but a series of events lead to the site's reconstruction in the mid-18th century. Inside, you can admire the detailed stucco work, sculptures, frescoes, and emerald green iconostasis. A reliquary in the center of the building is home to the remains of St. Anthony, St. Eustatius, and St. John, adorned with red robes on special occasions. Women attending a service may wish to bring a scarf to cover their head, as is customary. Put Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas into our Vilnius trip builder tool and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
map
Create an itinerary including Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas
Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
307 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Nice to compare religions. very nice but not my favourite Orthodox...colours are a bit challenging to the eyes  more »
  • Located before the Church of Ste Anne, the atmosphere is austere (Russian Orthodox) but the site is beautiful. An altar flamboyant colors, full of sweet icons. Ensure however to respect all the rules of decorum (bareheaded for men, headdress for women. The old guard of the order who wanders around the bays took dryly as I had my hands in the pockets). A box in English recounts the lives of the saints whose relics are stored here in a special reliquary humm...
    View original
  • When going through the portal opens to a spacious garden with lawns and flower-tree plantings and a bit farther away church with church door against trädgånden. It's gravel paths among lawns and there was also a car parked there.
    View original
Places to stay near Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas

Plan your trip to Vilnius

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas by other users

39 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in The Baltics BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 18 days in Lithuania BY A USER FROM SPAIN July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Lithuania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Vilnius BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA July, kids, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 30 days in Lithuania BY A USER FROM GEORGIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Vilnius, Nuremberg & Sofia BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Lithuania BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Lithuania, Estonia & Latvia BY A USER FROM HUNGARY July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in Lithuania BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Lithuania BY A USER FROM GREECE July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BARBADOS September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans