8 days in Lithuania & Grodno Itinerary

8 days in Lithuania & Grodno Itinerary

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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Grodno, Belarus
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Vilnius, Lithuania
— 1 night
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Kaunas, Lithuania
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Vilnius, Lithuania
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Vilnius, Lithuania — 1 night

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.
On the 6th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Church Heritage Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church (Sv. Mykolo Baznycia), and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Casimir.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Vilnius trip tool.

Jerusalem, Israel to Vilnius is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. In November, Vilnius is much colder than Jerusalem - with highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Grodno.
Historic Sites · Museums

Grodno, Belarus — 1 night

The capital city of the region of the same name, Grodno (also called Hrodna) was built around the river flowing through it, and is known as a hub for the arts celebrating both modern and classical culture with three major theaters, a philharmonic society, and a multitude of museums.
On the 8th (Mon), examine the collection at Museum of Iron, examine the collection at Grodno Gates, get engrossed in the history at Museum of the HIstory of Religion, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Fraciscan Monastery and Church, and finally examine the collection at House-Museum of Eliza Ozheshko.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Grodno trip maker site.

Getting from Vilnius to Grodno by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Vilnius to Grodno is 1 hour. November in Grodno sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Vilnius.
Museums · Historic Sites

Vilnius, Lithuania — 1 night

On the 9th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Catherine, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Theresa, then stroll the grounds of Rasu Cemetery (Rasu kapines), and finally take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Vilnius trip planner.

You can drive from Grodno to Vilnius in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grodno to Vilnius due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kaunas.
Historic Sites · Spas · Museums

Kaunas, Lithuania — 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.
Popular historic sites such as St. Gertrude's Church (Gertrudos baznycia) and The Church of Saint Anthony of Padua are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Vytauto Kalnas and Aleksotas Hill. The adventure continues: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, admire the masterpieces at Mykolas Zilinskas Art Museum, explore the historical opulence of Raudondvaris Dvaras, and examine the collection at Stumbras Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kaunas trip planner.

Drive from Vilnius to Kaunas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Kaunas, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Vilnius.
Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
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Vilnius, Lithuania — 1 day

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Vilnius trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kaunas to Vilnius takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Sat).
Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife · Shopping

Lithuania travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Churches · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.