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Famous for its forested landscapes, flatlands, numerous lakes and sandy beaches where amber can be found, Lithuania is a picturesque Baltic state on the Baltic sea in Northern Europe. A developed European nation with an advanced economy, the region has a rich history of human habitation dating back to the stone age. The language of Lithuanian, spoken by approximately 3 million people in Lithuania, is the oldest Indo-European language still in use today. Lithuanian has a reputation of being a hard language to learn as it has retained elements from its older languages of origin, Latin, Ancient Greek and Sanskrit.

Major places to visit in Lithuania: Trakai Castle, Gediminas' Tower, Aukštaitija National Park, Medininkai Castle, Vilnius Tower, Hill of Crosses, Vilnius Cathedral...

From 732
Duration:
8 nights
Available from:
12 September 2022
Available to:
24 October 2022
Star rating:
3 stars

Enjoy a change of scenery and discover the Baltic states, a little-known, discreet destination that has long remained a secret to the majority of international travellers. Members of the European Union, these three small nations with undeniable tourist potential are just waiting to be discovered on this self-guided 8-day, 8-night tour. Driving a rental car, you will delve into the historical heritage, natural beauty and cultural richness of the capitals of Lithuania (Vilnius), Latvia (Riga) and Estonia (Tallinn).

Your program includes the following places to visit: old medieval towns combining several architectural styles, cobbled streets, ancient buildings, listed historical monuments, fortification systems, churches, monasteries, cathedrals, art museums, fishing villages, sacred places, castles, markets, forests, gardens, farms, windmills, beaches, former Soviet bunker… and not to be missed are the Trakai Castle on an island in Lake Galvė, and the wonderful landscapes of the Curonian Spit, a 98 km stretch of sand-dune separating the Baltic Sea coastline from the Curonian Lagoon.

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