9 days in Lithuania Itinerary

9 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lithuania route planner
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Make it your trip
Fly
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Vilnius
— 4 nights
Drive
2
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.
Get some cultural insight at Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas and Holocaust Museum (The Green House). Escape the urban bustle at Kernave Mounds and Balloon Rides. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Money Museum of the Bank of Lithuania, explore the different monuments and memorials at Vingis Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Orthodox Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Vilnius road trip planning site.

Cairo, Egypt to Vilnius is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Cairo in October, things will get colder in Vilnius: highs are around 11°C and lows about 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kaunas.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Outdoors
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ninth Fort and Aleksotas Hill. Head to Laisves aleja (Liberty Boulevard) and kARTufor plenty of shopping. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Kaunas Town Hall, examine the collection at Historical Presidential Palace of the Republic of Lithuania in Kaunas, explore the historical opulence of Kaunas Castle, and explore the world behind art at Raudondvaris Dvaras.

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Getting from Vilnius to Kaunas by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November in Kaunas, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 1°C at night. You will leave for home on the 7th (Mon).
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Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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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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