Saturday , March 25 2017
You are here: Home / Where & When / What to see / Discover the historic center in Vilnius | The capital of Lithuania

Discover the historic center in Vilnius | The capital of Lithuania

Choosing as a tourist destination the city of Vilnius you can discover centuries-old traditions and customs of one of the three Baltic capitals in a few days. Surely the winter and the festive atmosphere make this city full of colored lights while temperatures are more pleasant so you can discover it in every corner of the aggregates with the numerous painting of the old town.

Bridge over Little River

Bridge over Little River

Vilnius in Autumn

Vilnius in Autumn

Armed with maps and brochures Vilnius is easy to visit without the use of means of transportation such as taxi or bus (not the subway), just because it has a very simple road structure consisting of several main courses and by the way Gedemino Didzioji, also known as the shopping street.

Gediminas Castle

Gediminas Castle

Map for Tourists

Map for Tourists

From November to January the Piazza Odmini is decorated with many small Christmas markets where you can discover the artisans intent on working with iron and kitchens in the busy street where you can taste local products. The beautiful landscape of the city is visible from the hill called “Gedeminas” which can be achieved through a nature trail in a large green park or quickly with a funicular with a ridiculously low price of 2 litas. With blue skies and a critical eye to appreciate the perfect distinction between old and new town as well as a beautiful sunset.

Vilnius Gates Romance

Vilnius Gates Romance

Vilnius in Winter

Vilnius in Winter

The nightlife is very active as well full of tourists thanks to the presence of a good university that welcomes hundreds of students from all over Lithuania ready to crowd the two most famous dance clubs such as Salento and the Buddha Disco. Three days are enough to bring with you an indelible memory of a new reality.

Vilnius Bridge

Vilnius Bridge

Vilnius photos: Laimonas Ciunys, Eduardo latorre.

About Editor

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close