42 days in Lithuania Itinerary

42 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lithuania trip planner
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Vilnius
— 14 nights
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Alytus
— 4 nights
Drive
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Kaunas
— 5 nights
Bus
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Nida
— 6 nights
Drive
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Palanga
— 5 nights
Drive
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Siauliai
— 3 nights
Drive
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Panevezys
— 4 nights

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Vilnius — 14 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.
Explore Vilnius' surroundings by going to Sculpture for Ignas and Lina (in Ignalina), Trakai (Church of Nativity of Most Holy Mother of God, Trakai Island Castle Museum, &more) and Utenio Square (in Utena). And it doesn't end there: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, examine the collection at Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania, take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gate of Dawn.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Vilnius sightseeing tool.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Vilnius International Airport and Kaunas International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Alytus.
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Alytus — 4 nights

Alytus is a city with municipal rights in southern Lithuania. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alytus: Merkine Mound (in Merkine) and Birstonas (Vytauto Kalnas, Tulpe sanatorium, &more). Spend the 26th (Fri) exploring nature at Dzūkija National Park. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at White Rose Bridge, pause for some photo ops at Angel of Freedom, don't miss a visit to Alytus Town Hall Square, and enjoy breathtaking views from Merkine Observation Tower.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Alytus vacation planner.

Drive from Vilnius to Alytus in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kaunas.
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Kaunas — 5 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.
Kaunas is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Kaunas Castle, examine the collection at Devil's Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, and contemplate the long history of Ninth Fort.

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Traveling by car from Alytus to Kaunas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Kaunas sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Nida.
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Nida — 6 nights

Nida is a resort town in Lithuania, the administrative centre of Neringa municipality. Nida is known for wildlife, museums, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Hill of Witches, take in the waterfront at Promedane of Nida, admire the masterpieces at Amber Gallery-Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Herons and Cormorants Colony of Juodkrante.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Nida trip builder tool.

Take a bus from Kaunas to Nida in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daily temperatures in Nida can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. You will leave for Palanga on the 8th (Thu).
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Palanga — 5 nights

Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the shore of the Baltic Sea. Venture out of the city with trips to Klaipeda (Sculpture The Black Ghost, Chain Bridge, &more) and Cold War Museum (in Plateliai). There's lots more to do: stroll around Birute Park, find something for the whole family at Dino parkas Radailiai, don't miss a visit to Musical fountain, and kick back and relax at Palanga Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Palanga trip builder.

Traveling by car from Nida to Palanga takes 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Palanga can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Siauliai.
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Siauliai — 3 nights

Šiauliai is the fourth largest city in Lithuania, with a population of 133,900. Venture out of the city with trips to Telsiai (Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary Church, Mastis Lake, &more). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kryziu Kalnas, don't miss a visit to Sundial Square, examine the collection at The Cat Museum, and look for gifts at Akropolis.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Siauliai trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Palanga to Siauliai takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Panevezys.
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Panevezys — 4 nights

Panevėžys see also other names, is the fifth largest city in Lithuania. Venture out of the city with trips to Katleriai (Puntukas Stone & The Treetop Walking Path), Anyksciai (Labyrinth Theme Park, Angels Museum, &more) and Birzai (Birzai Regional Park, Birzai Castle, &more). There's still lots to do: stroll around Senvage, examine the collection at Horse museum, browse the different shops at RYO, and take a stroll around Cido Arena.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Panevezys route planner.

Drive from Siauliai to Panevezys in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Panevezys, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night.
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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.
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