29 May LITHUANIA – CULTURE TOUR
Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania is situated in the Baltic region of Europe and is considered to be one of the Baltic States. It borders with Latvia to the north, Belarus to the east and south, Poland to the south, and Kaliningrad (a Russian enclave) to the southwest. Lithuania’s capital and largest city is Vilnius. The official language, Lithuanian.
Arrival to Vilnius airport. The driver will wait at Vilnius airport arrivals hall with client´s name sign. Private transfer to Stikliai Hotel, 5* in Vilnius old town
Arrival at Stikliai Hotel and check in.
The luxurious Relais & Châteaux Stikliai Hotel and Apartments is housed in a historic building with Baroque and Gothic features and located in the centre of Vilnius Old Town. It features individually designed rooms with antique furniture and air conditioning. All elegant rooms at the Stikliai are decorated with high quality fabrics, furniture and accessories.
Vilnius walking tour, 2 hours
A romantic 2-hour acquaintance with Vilnius old town where you can feel the atmosphere of the city’s history of the 16th-19th centuries while walking along its narrow winding streets and visiting the most exciting architectural and historic monuments
Overnight at the Relais & Châteaux Stikliai Hotel in a Standard Double room
After a fine buffet breakfast at the Stikliai Hotel Restaurant we’ll check out and take a private transfer to Monte Pacis.
Arrival at Monte Pacis and check in.
Monte Pacis is housed in a building of a functioning monastery, built in 17th century. It is situated on the peninsula surrounded by the Kaunas lagoon, less than 300 metres from the beach. An almost 100 metres long linden tree alley leads to the entrance.
The Pažaislis Monastery
Excursion with a local guide to the Pažaislis Monastery. Founded in 17th century Pažaislis Monastery and Church is the largest monastery complex in Lithuania, and the most magnificent example of Italian Baroque architecture in the country.
Overnight in an Apartment Double room. The rooms and apartments at Monte Pacis are decorated in the Baroque style and each comes with a minibar and a private bathroom with a bath or a shower.
After a fine buffet breakfast at the Monte Pacis Hotel Restaurant we’ll check out.
Private transfer with guide to the Pakruojis Manor including a sightseeing stop at the Hill of Crosses.
A Monument of 100 Thousand Crosses. Nowhere else in the world you will find such a place. So many crosses are brought by people to the hill, embraced by legends, and fables. The Hill of Crosses is a unique sacral place, amazing and the only one of its size and history in the world. This world well-known shrine is frequented by tourists. People of different nations and religions bring here crosses with their names, intentions, and pleadings for clemency.
Arrival to the Pakruojis Manor, check in Pakruojis is a historic manor, a monument protected by law, surrounded by nature. It is the largest complex of manor buildings in Lithuania to have survived to the present day, and it is listed in the Lithuanian Cultural Heritage Register and the Lithuanian Record Book as the largest protected manor homestead. The area features many cycling and hiking opportunities. Guests are welcome to relax in a sunny terrace or go boating.
Overnight at Pakruojis Manor in a double room
Rich buffet breakfast at the Pakruojis Restaurant
Theatrical manor tour (2 hours) In this theatrical excursions you will have the opportunity to become more knowledgeable about the life of the manor and to get closer to the history of the manor. First you will dress in a cloak in the accessories of that era, in the manor costume. Then, with the Baroness Alexandrina, you will travel around the estate area, visit the secret manor houses and hear the most savoury manor stories, life peculiarities and learn the etiquette of the manor.
Overnight at Pakruojis Manor in a double room
Rich buffet breakfast at the Pakruojis Restaurant Check out
Private transfer to Vilnius airport
End of services
Private transfer by car & driver from Vilnius airport to Stikliai Hotel
1 x overnight accommodation in Stikliai Hotel, 5* Standard Double room with breakfast
Vilnius walking tour with an English-speaking guide, 2 hours
Private transfer by car & driver to Monte Pacis
1 x overnight accommodation in Monte Pacis Hotel, Apartment Double room with breakfast
Entrance tickets to Pažaislis Monastery and excursion with a local guide
Private transfer by car & driver to Pakruojis Manor with guide including sightseeing stop at the Hill of Crosses
2 x overnight accommodation in Pakruojis Manor, Double room with breakfast
Theatrical tour of the Pakruojis Manor, 2 hours
Private transfer by car & driver back to Vilnius airport.