9 days in Lithuania Itinerary

9 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lithuania trip planner
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Vilnius
— 4 nights
Drive
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Palanga
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kaunas
— 3 nights
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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.
Gate of Dawn and Vilnius Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore Gediminas Castle Tower and Vilnil. Museum of illusions. Step out of Vilnius with an excursion to Trakai Island Castle Museum in Trakai--about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Vilnius Old Town, view the masterpieces at Vitrazo Manufaktura, take in the awesome beauty at Hill of Three Crosses, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church Of St Peter And St Paul.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Vilnius trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Vilnius is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Cairo in October: high temperatures in Vilnius hover around 11°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Palanga.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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Palanga — 1 night

Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the shore of the Baltic Sea. On the 4th (Fri), buy something for everyone on your list at Akropolis, see the interesting displays at Palanga Amber Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Bridge of Palanga, then enjoy the sand and surf at Palanga Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Palanga trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Vilnius to Palanga in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of train and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kaunas.
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Kaunas — 3 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.
Head to Akropolis and Jaukus Namaifor some retail therapy. Get some historical perspective at Ninth Fort and Kaunas Castle. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Laisves aleja (Liberty Boulevard), browse the different shops at MEGA, steep yourself in history at Kaunas Town Hall, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Kaunas tour planner.

You can drive from Palanga to Kaunas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in November, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Lithuania travel guide

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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.
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