8 days in Lithuania Itinerary

8 days in Lithuania Itinerary

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8 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Start: Amman
+3
bus + foot + Fly + train:  10​h 30​min
1
Kaunas
— 2 nights
bus:  4​h 15​min
2
Nida
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Palanga
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Vilnius
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  8​h 15​min
End: Amman

2
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 5th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Sugihara House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pazaislis Monastery, then steep yourself in history at Ninth Fort, and finally get engrossed in the history at Rumsiskes Open-Air Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ's Resurrection Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, then examine the collection at Museum of History of Lithuanian Medicine and Pharmacy, then see the interesting displays at National M. K. Ciurlionis Art Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Michael the Archangel.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kaunas attractions planner .

Amman, Jordan to Kaunas is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and train. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Amman in October, things will get colder in Kaunas: highs are around 11°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Nida.

Things to do in Kaunas

Historic Sites Museums
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Ninth Fort ©
Ninth Fort
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 7th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Promedane of Nida, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Curonian Spit National Park, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Nida Cemetery.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Nida day trip planning app .

Getting from Kaunas to Nida by bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October, daily temperatures in Nida can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Palanga.

Things to do in Nida

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Curonian Spit National Park
Highlights from your plan
Curonian Spit National Park ©
Curonian Spit National Park

1
night
Palanga

Palanga ©
Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the shore of the Baltic Sea. On the 8th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Naglis mountain, enjoy the sand and surf at Palanga Beach, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Birute's Hill, then see the interesting displays at Palanga Amber Museum, and finally walk around Birute Park.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Palanga visit planner .

Traveling by car from Nida to Palanga takes 2 hours. In October in Palanga, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Vilnius.

Things to do in Palanga

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Palanga Beach ©
Palanga Beach
Palanga Amber Museum ©
Palanga Amber Museum
Birute's Hill ©
Birute's Hill

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.
Trakai Island Castle Museum and Ponary cmentarz are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Vilniaus staciatikiu Sventosios Dvasios vienuolynas and Church of St. Theresa. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Money Museum of the Bank of Lithuania, take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bernardine Church (Bernardinu Baznycia), and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Vilnius online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Palanga to Vilnius takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Vilnius are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Trakai Island Castle Museum
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Ponary cmentarz ©
Ponary cmentarz
Money Museum of the Bank of Lithuania ©

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