Vilnius Guides

Vilnius Guides

Quick facts:

  • Location: Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Language: Lithuanian
  • Population of city: 542,664
  • Nearest airport: Vilnius International Airport
  • Main train/bus station(s): Vilnius Main Station
  • Best time to visit? Spring or Summer would be the best time to visit since the temperatures are milder and the days longer.
  • Budget level? £
  • Best for: Cheap Break, History, Architecture, City Break

Old Town

Home to cobbled streets, Baroque churches and a defensive wall, in the old town you will find many different architectural styles standing side by side.

Presidential Palace

The Presidential Palace serves as the Official office of the President. When the flag, above the building, of the President of Lithuania is lowered, this means that the President has left the country.

Gates of Dawn

One of Vilnius’ most visited attractions is the Gates of Dawn, since it is the last surviving gate of 5 original gates in the city wall.

Best Places To Go Out

  • Pabo Latino: The latin bar/club has 3 halls, 2 bars and an outdoor terrace to enjoy in Summer.
  • Salento Discopub: The friendly club is open every night of the week and plays music from a mix of local and international dj’s.
  • Bambalyne: With over a 100 sorts of Lithuanian Beer the beer cellar is a hotspot for beer drinkers

Culture Spots

St Anne's Church

Cathedral Basilica and Bell Tower

Free Walking Tour

The free walking tour runs every day at 10:00am and 12:00pm from Vilnius Town Hall. The tour lasts 2, to 2 and a half hours.