11 days in Lithuania Itinerary

11 days in Lithuania Itinerary

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11 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly + train:  10​h 15​min
1
Kaunas
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Vilnius
— 7 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Cairo

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Laisves aleja (Liberty Boulevard) and Kaunas Castle. Appreciate the collections at National M. K. Ciurlionis Art Museum and Rumsiskes Open-Air Museum. The adventure continues: browse the different shops at Akropolis, examine the collection at Museum of History of Lithuanian Medicine and Pharmacy, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pazaislis Monastery, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kaunas online trip itinerary planner .

Cairo, Egypt to Kaunas is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Cairo in August: high temperatures in Kaunas hover around 28°C and lows are around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Palanga.

Things to do in Kaunas

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Devil's Museum ©
Devil's Museum
National M. K. Ciurlionis Art Museum ©
Kaunas Castle ©
Kaunas Castle

7
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.
Get outdoors at Hill of Three Crosses and PuckoriU Atodanga. Trakai Island Castle Museum and Vilnil. Museum of illusions will appeal to museum buffs. Spend the 28th (Wed) exploring nature at Aukstaitijos National Park. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Gediminas Castle Tower, wander the streets of Uzupis, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika), and stop by Baltic Souvenir Pilies.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vilnius road trip planner .

Take a train from Kaunas to Vilnius in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Trakai Island Castle Museum, Aukstaitijos National Park
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Trakai Island Castle Museum ©
Trakai Island Castle Museum
Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus) ©

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