31 days in Lithuania Itinerary

31 days in Lithuania Itinerary

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Fly to Palanga International Airport, Drive to Nida
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Nida
— 2 nights
Drive
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Klaipeda
— 6 nights
Drive
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Plateliai
— 2 nights
Drive
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Siauliai
— 2 nights
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Kaunas
— 6 nights
Drive
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Druskininkai
— 4 nights
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Vilnius
— 8 nights
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Nida

— 2 nights
Nida is a resort town in Lithuania, the administrative centre of Neringa municipality. On the 2nd (Fri), explore the different monuments and memorials at Nida Cemetery, see the interesting displays at Thomas Mann Museum, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Dead Dunes, and finally don't miss a visit to Sun Clock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): examine the collection at Museum of Miniature Arts, get outside with Raganu Kalnas (Hill of Witches), explore the world behind art at Amber Gallery-Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Ethnographic Fishermen's Museum, then take a leisurely stroll along Promedane of Nida, and finally appreciate the history behind Sculpture Neringa.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Nida travel planning app.

Bucharest, Romania to Nida is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Bucharest in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Nida: temperatures range from 13°C by day to 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Klaipeda.

Things to do in Nida

Museums · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Klaipeda

— 6 nights

Port City

Lithuania's third-largest city, Klaipeda, sits as a seaport and cruise stop with a wealth of museums and medieval sites.
Spend the 4th (Sun) exploring nature at Curonian Spit National Park. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Lithuanian Sea Museum, appreciate the history behind Laukinis Vyras, make a trip to Meridianas, and admire the masterpieces at Pranas Domsaitis Gallery.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Klaipeda online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nida to Klaipeda takes 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Klaipeda are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Plateliai.

Things to do in Klaipeda

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Plateliai

— 2 nights
Plateliai is a town in Samogitia, Lithuania. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take a peaceful walk through Zemaitija Park Forest, look for all kinds of wild species at Baltic Mythology Park, and then make a trip to Lazdininkai Windmill. On the next day, brush up on your military savvy at Cold War Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Mastis Lake, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Telsiai Cathedral.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Plateliai trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Klaipeda to Plateliai takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and car. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Siauliai.

Things to do in Plateliai

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Siauliai

— 2 nights
Šiauliai is the fourth largest city in Lithuania, with a population of 133,900. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): examine the collection at Radio and Television Museum, examine the collection at Ruta Sokolado Muziejus, then make a trip to Kryziu Kalnas, then examine the collection at The Angel Museum, and finally get outside with Splius Adventure Park. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Chaimas Frenkelis Vila, examine the collection at Siauliai Ausros Museum, stop by Akropolis, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. George's Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Photography Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Siauliai online holiday planner.

You can drive from Plateliai to Siauliai in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October in Siauliai, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kaunas.

Things to do in Siauliai

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trip

Kaunas

— 6 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.
Step out of Kaunas with an excursion to Kedainiai Old Town in Kedainiai--about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: stop by Old Town Kaunas, don't miss a visit to Perkuno House, see the interesting displays at Museum of History of Lithuanian Medicine and Pharmacy, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Pazaislis Monastery.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kaunas trip planner.

You can drive from Siauliai to Kaunas in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Kaunas can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Druskininkai.

Things to do in Kaunas

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Druskininkai

— 4 nights
Near the borders of Belarus and Poland, Druskininkai serves as Lithuania's premiere spa town.
Druskininkai is known for theme parks, parks, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Dzūkija National Park, test your team's savvy at Train Your Brain - Escape Room, enjoy breathtaking views from Merkine Observation Tower, and head outdoors with One Adventure Park.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Druskininkai trip tool.

Traveling by car from Kaunas to Druskininkai takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October in Druskininkai, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Vilnius.

Things to do in Druskininkai

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Vilnius

— 8 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Vilnius: Trakai (Trakai Orthodox Church, Trakai Island Castle Museum, &more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus), wander the streets of Vilnius Old Town, get engrossed in the history at Gediminas Castle Tower, and take in the awesome beauty at Hill of Three Crosses.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Vilnius trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Druskininkai to Vilnius in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time (MSK) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. October in Vilnius sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

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.