Visiting Lithuania? Read brief travel information about the country
Lithuania offers to its numerous travelers the occasion to savor the delights of this rediscovered Baltic State. It is ready to show its attributes being accessible from all corners of Europe.
Lithuania is situated on the south-eastern Baltic coast in Northern Europe. It shares the borders with Latvia in the north, the Kaliningrad region of the Russian Federation, Poland in the southwest, and Belarus in the southwest and east. The terrain alternates between lowland plains and hilly uplands. A mixed forest zone covers 30% of the country.
Lithuania has continental maritime climate featured by wet, moderate winters and summers. Winter temperatures are usually below freezing.
83,6% of Lithuanian population are Lithuanians and among major minorities are Poles 6,7% Russians 6,3% and Belorussians 1,2%.
Predominant religion is Roman Catholicism.
The official currency is Lithuanian Litas. 1 US Dollar = 2.57408 LTL
Lithuanian capital Vilnius has a special style that differs from other Baltic capitals. The city is enhanced by its picturesque setting in a valley at the confluence of the Neris and Vilnia rivers. It hosts numerous fairs and exhibitions around the year. Choosing Vilnius rentals
one can enjoy the fun side of city's nature and its hot night life.
Kaunas, Lithuania's second city was for a while the country's provisional capital (when Vilnius was under Polish occupation) between the wars. Today you can discover its Old Town and one of its attractions Devil's Museum. Art lovers should visit M.K. Ciurlionis Gallery. The Pazaislis ensemble is considered one of the most significant baroque monuments in Eastern Europe really worth to be visited. Whether it is business or pleasure visit Kaunas accommodation supplied with modern facilities will make your stay in Lithuania unforgettable one.
Klaipeda is Lithuania's third city. It provides an excellent gateway to the country's narrow coastline and has some idiosyncratic charms of its own. Among city's available facilities is Klaipeda lodging
fitting any taste and pocket.
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