5 days in Kaliningrad, Zelenogradsk & Svetlogorsk Itinerary

5 days in Kaliningrad, Zelenogradsk & Svetlogorsk Itinerary

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5 days in Kaliningrad, Zelenogradsk & Svetlogorsk Itinerary

Start: Kaunas
Drive:  4 h
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Kaliningrad
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
2
Zelenogradsk
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Svetlogorsk
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 15 min
End: Kaunas

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Kaliningrad

Kaliningrad ©
A city of science and philosophy, cosmopolitan Kaliningrad once served as a cultural hub of Germany, Poland, and Lithuania.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): appreciate the history behind Monument to Julius Rupp, pause for some serene contemplation at Konigsberg Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Fishing Village, and finally see the interesting displays at B-413 Submarine Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Monument to Grandfather Homlin and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurshskaya Kosa.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kaliningrad vacation maker website .

Kaunas, Lithuania to Kaliningrad is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July in Kaliningrad, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Zelenogradsk.

Things to do in Kaliningrad

Nature Wildlife Museums
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Kurshskaya Kosa ©
Kurshskaya Kosa
B-413 Submarine Museum ©
B-413 Submarine Museum
Konigsberg Cathedral ©
Konigsberg Cathedral

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Zelenogradsk

Zelenogradsk ©
Zelenogradsk, prior to 1946 known by its German name Cranz, is a town and the administrative center of Zelenogradsky District in Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia, located 34km north of Kaliningrad, the administrative center of the oblast, on the Sambian coastline near the Curonian Spit on the Baltic Sea. Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Dancing Forest, explore the activities along Tortilin Pond, and then don't miss a visit to Zelenogradsk Promenade.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Zelenogradsk trip builder .

You can drive from Kaliningrad to Zelenogradsk in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 31st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Svetlogorsk.

Things to do in Zelenogradsk

Parks Nature

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Dancing Forest
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Dancing Forest ©
Dancing Forest

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Svetlogorsk

Svetlogorsk ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Temple of St. Seraphim of Sarov and then make a trip to Water Tower.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Svetlogorsk trip planner .

Svetlogorsk is just a short distance from Zelenogradsk. July in Svetlogorsk sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Svetlogorsk

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Beach Promenade
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Beach Promenade ©
Beach Promenade
Tikhoye Lake ©
Tikhoye Lake
Water Tower ©
Water Tower