12 days in Lithuania Itinerary

12 days in Lithuania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lithuania holiday planner
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Make it your trip
Fly
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Vilnius
— 5 nights
Drive
2
Kaunas
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Klaipeda
— 2 nights
Drive to Palanga International Airport, Fly to Karachi

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Vilnius — 5 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 to go to Trakai and see Trakai Island Castle Museum, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, take a stroll through Uzupis, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and don't miss a visit to Lukiskes Prison 2.0.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Vilnius day trip planning tool.

Karachi, Pakistan to Vilnius is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pakistan Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 3 hours. In December in Vilnius, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kaunas.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours
Side Trip

Kaunas — 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 trip includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Old Town, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Gertrude's Church (Gertrudos baznycia), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Pazaislis Monastery.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kaunas day trip site.

Traveling by car from Vilnius to Kaunas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Kaunas can reach 2°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Klaipeda.
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Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods

Klaipeda — 2 nights

Port City

Lithuania's third-largest city, Klaipeda, sits as a seaport and cruise stop with a wealth of museums and medieval sites.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then examine the collection at Lithuanian Sea Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Vytauto Sliogerio atminimo plokste - peda, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Ventes Rago Lighthouse. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Laukinis Vyras, make a trip to Meridianas, then appreciate the history behind "Post Old Town" Sculpture, then pause for some photo ops at Sculpture The Guard of Old Town, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Jacob Apostle.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Klaipeda itinerary planning app.

Getting from Kaunas to Klaipeda by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.
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Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
Side Trips

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.
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