10 days in Lithuania Itinerary

10 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lithuania route planner

Make it your trip
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Vilnius
— 2 nights
Drive
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Trakai
— 1 night
Drive
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Druskininkai
— 3 nights
Drive
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Klaipeda
— 3 nights
Drive

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Vilnius

— 2 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.
Vilnius is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Vilnius Old Town, examine the collection at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gate of Dawn, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church.

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If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Vilnius International Airport and Kaunas International Airport. December in Vilnius sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Trakai.

Things to do in Vilnius

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Nightlife
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 25:

Trakai

— 1 night

Lake Town

Just west of Vilnius lies the lake resort and historical city of Trakai, famed for its fairy tale-like cityscape and the eclectic mix of communities that built it.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Trakai Island Castle Museum.

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You can drive from Vilnius to Trakai in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. December in Trakai sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Druskininkai.

Things to do in Trakai

Museums
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:

Druskininkai

— 3 nights
Near the borders of Belarus and Poland, Druskininkai serves as Lithuania's premiere spa town.
Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 27th (Mon) at Druskininkai Aquapark. And it doesn't end there: ponder the design of Musical Fountain, walk around Antanas Cesnulis Sculpture Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Snow Arena, and head outdoors with One Adventure Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Druskininkai trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Trakai to Druskininkai takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Trakai to Druskininkai, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Klaipeda.

Things to do in Druskininkai

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 29:

Klaipeda

— 3 nights

Port City

Lithuania's third-largest city, Klaipeda, sits as a seaport and cruise stop with a wealth of museums and medieval sites.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nida (Nida Dunes & Nida Beach) and Raganu Kalnas (Hill of Witches) (in Juodkrante). Spend the 30th (Thu) exploring nature at Curonian Spit National Park. There's more to do: make a trip to Meridianas.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Klaipeda trip planner.

You can drive from Druskininkai to Klaipeda in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Druskininkai to Klaipeda, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Klaipeda

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 1:

Lithuania travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Churches · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.