Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia are small but wonderful countries found on the coast of the Baltic Sea. A trip to this particular region may become one of the most memorable! Beautiful natural scenery, exclusive architecture and numerous landmarks attract tourists from all over the world. Why is it necessary to travel in Lithuania? It is the biggest country in the Baltic region both in terms of its area and its population. Besides, in 1989, using the centre-of-gravity method, scientists of the National Geographic Institute in France calculated that the geographical centre of Europe was in Lithuania! We therefore invite you to one of the most exclusive European countries – to the very centre of Europe – to Lithuania and encourage you to discover its magic!
Summary of urban life and natural heritage in Lithuania
Lithuania can offer an unforgettable break for everyone: for those who enjoy active life and those who prefer to relax in calm surroundings. You will open different pages of history during your visits to Paneriai, Trakai or Grūtas Park, you will discover tours in Dzūkija National Park and Anykščiai rich with picturesque views, whereas in Vilnius and Kaunas – the major cities of Lithuania – you will feel the rhythm of a city that never sleeps. If you look for truly memorable experiences, you are invited to the Curonian Spit National Park which is protected by UNESCO. It has practically the highest drifting sand dunes in Europe and is notable for its peacefulness and unique nature. Spend a moment on the coast of the Baltic Sea which is much loved by holidaymakers, fishermen, yachtsmen, and cruise ships.
You will easily plan your holiday in Lithuania – leave all your concerns and worries with us and enjoy the unforgettable one day or multi day tours in Lithuania. You will be received in new hotels with exclusive architecture, will be invited to modern spa centres and will be offered a wide range of spaces designed for relaxation and recreation after a day full of impressions and new experiences.
An unforgettable day tour from Lithuania to Latvia: discover the most picturesque tourist destinations in the two Baltic countries
Those who would like to know the Baltic countries better are offered the discovery of the most famous tourist attractions of Lithuania and Latvia in private or group tours from Vilnius to Riga. During the trip, you will discover the old history and its monuments, the most beautiful sceneries and will visit the capital cities of the two countries – Vilnius and Riga.
If you have only a day or a few days for the tour, it is recommended that you take a walk in the historical city of Vilnius and see the landmarks included in the UNESCO World Heritage List for instance the Old Town; in the town of Anykščiai, see the tallest church in Lithuania and find out more about the Lithuanian culture in an ethnographical museum. If you prefer, you can climb the famous Hill of Crosses (Kryžių kalnas) near the city of Šiauliai established on the mound of Jurgaičiai (Domantai) with more than 200,000 crosses of various sizes and designs. You will learn more about the hill which has become the symbol of hope and strength, and its legendary stories. During your tour to Latvia, you must visit the notable Rundāle Palace – one of the most outstanding monuments of Baroque and Rococo architecture in Latvia with a French-style garden also called the Baltic Versailles. Nearby, there is the legendary Bauska Castle which is located in a pictorial scenery in-between two Latvian rivers. It is a unique example of military architecture of the fifteenth to seventeenth centuries. Continue the tour towards the wonderful Riga famous for its unique architecture. Take a walk down the cobbled streets of the Old Town and visit the main sightseeing attractions, including the House of Blackheads and St Peter’s Church.
Discover Lithuania: the travel organiser that adapts to your needs
Discover Lithuania organises private and group tours around Lithuania and other Baltic countries. All tourism services in Lithuania are provided according to your needs – learn about Lithuania at your own pace and visit the places of our country that are interesting and important to you. The travel services we offer include (but are not limited to) transport and communication services, group tours to popular locations in Lithuania and Latvia, private tours, customised group travel and tours with a travel guide. Discover the remarkable Lithuania and enjoy your stay!