16 days in The Baltics Itinerary

16 days in The Baltics Itinerary

Created using Inspirock The Baltics Trip Planner

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Riga, Latvia
— 3 nights
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Tallinn, Estonia
— 5 nights
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Vilnius, Lithuania
— 3 nights
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Kaunas, Lithuania
— 3 nights
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Riga, Latvia

— 3 nights

Paris of the North

Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Riga is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Jurmala Beach, and take an in-depth tour of Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Riga trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Riga is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 3.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in May, things will get colder in Riga: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Riga

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Tallinn, Estonia

— 5 nights
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Tallinn is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Toompea Hill, don't miss a visit to Tallinna Raekoja Plats, walk around Kadriorg Park, and admire the masterpieces at Kumu Art Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tallinn trip planner.

Getting from Riga to Tallinn by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Riga in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Tallinn, with lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Vilnius.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Neighborhoods

Vilnius, Lithuania

— 3 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.
Step out of Vilnius with an excursion to Trakai Island Castle Museum in Trakai--about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, wander the streets of Vilnius Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church Of St Peter And St Paul, and admire the striking features of Vilnius TV Tower.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Vilnius day trip planner.

You can fly from Tallinn to Vilnius in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tallinn in May, expect nights in Vilnius to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kaunas.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kaunas, Lithuania

— 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.
Kaunas is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Kaunas Castle, get engrossed in the history at Rumsiskes Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, and buy something for everyone on your list at Akropolis.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kaunas trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Vilnius to Kaunas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kaunas

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip