10 days in Lithuania Itinerary

10 days in Lithuania Itinerary

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10 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Start: Belgrade
Fly + Train:  7​h 30​min
1
Kaunas
— 3 nights
Bus:  4​h 15​min
2
Nida
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Palanga
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Vilnius
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Belgrade

3
nights
Kaunas

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Gertrude's Church. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Sugihara House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pažaislis monastery and church, take an in-depth tour of Rumsiskes Open-Air Museum, then take a stroll through Old Town Kaunas, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kaunas trip planner.

Belgrade, Serbia to Kaunas is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of shuttle, train, and bus. Traveling from Belgrade to Kaunas, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Belgrade in August; daily highs in Kaunas reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can take a bus to Nida.

Things to do in Kaunas

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Ninth Fort ©
Ninth Fort
Rumsiskes Open-Air Museum ©
Rumsiskes Open-Air Museum
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul ©

1
night
Nida

Nida ©
Nida is a resort town in Lithuania, the administrative centre of Neringa municipality. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): make a trip to Nida Dunes, then explore the world behind art at Amber Gallery-Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nida Beach.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Nida trip itinerary builder.

You can take a bus from Kaunas to Nida in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Palanga.

Things to do in Nida

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Nida Beach ©
Nida Beach
Nida Dunes ©
Nida Dunes
Amber Gallery-Museum ©
Amber Gallery-Museum

2
nights
Palanga

Palanga ©
Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the shore of the Baltic Sea. On the 5th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Palanga Beach and then grab your bike and head to Kurortu Pramogos. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Sculpture Park, examine the collection at Palanga Amber Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Palanga Birute park beach, don't miss a visit to Meridianas, then don't miss a visit to Klaipeda Old City, and finally make a trip to Sculpture Golden Mouse.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Palanga vacation trip planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Nida to Palanga in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vilnius.

Things to do in Palanga

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Klaipeda
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Palanga Beach ©
Palanga Beach
Birute Park ©
Birute Park
Palanga Amber Museum ©
Palanga Amber Museum

3
nights
Vilnius

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bernardine Gardens and The Church of St Theresa. Venture out of the city with trips to Trakai (Trakai Historical National Park & Trakai Castle). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Tower, see the interesting displays at Money Museum of the Bank of Lithuania, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at CHURCH OF ST. Francis of Assisi (Bernardine) Parish.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Vilnius tour planner.

Getting from Palanga to Vilnius by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Vilnius are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Trakai Island Castle Museum
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Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower
Bernardine Gardens ©
Bernardine Gardens
Trakai Island Castle Museum ©
Trakai Island Castle Museum

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