13 days in Lithuania, Riga & Tallinn Itinerary

13 days in Lithuania, Riga & Tallinn Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
2
Trakai, Lithuania
— 1 night
3
Kaunas, Lithuania
— 1 night
4
Riga, Latvia
— 4 nights
5
Tallinn, Estonia
— 3 nights

2
nights
Vilnius, Lithuania

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): see the interesting displays at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus) and then visit Vilnius Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Uzupis, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church Of St Peter And St Paul, then take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hill of Three Crosses, and finally squeeze the most out of the city with City Tours.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Vilnius trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Vilnius is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, expect Vilnius to be colder, temps between 20°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Trakai.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Vilnius Old Town ©
Vilnius Old Town
Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus) ©
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus)

1
night
Trakai, Lithuania

Trakai ©
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 (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Uzutrakis Manor Estate (The Tyszkiewicz Palace).

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Trakai trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Vilnius to Trakai in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kaunas.

Things to do in Trakai

Museums · Historic Sites
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Trakai Island Castle Museum ©
Trakai Island Castle Museum
Kenesa ©
Kenesa

1
night
Kaunas, Lithuania

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.
To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kaunas trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Trakai to Kaunas by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Kaunas, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Riga.

Things to do in Kaunas

Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Kaunas Botanical Garden
Kaunas Botanical Garden
Old Town Kaunas ©
Old Town Kaunas
Perkuno House ©
Perkuno House

4
nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Riga is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Old City Riga (Vecriga), hunt for treasures at Central Market (Centraltirgus), explore the galleries of House of the Black Heads, and enjoy breathtaking views from View of Riga from St Peter's Church Tower.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Riga road trip website.

Traveling by car from Kaunas to Riga takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 12°C. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Riga

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
House of the Black Heads ©
House of the Black Heads

3
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Tallinn is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali, explore the world behind art at Kadriorg Palace, stroll around Kadriorg Park, and see the interesting displays at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tallinn trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Riga to Tallinn takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Tallinn sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali ©
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill

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