Kaunas

Take the tour and gain fascinating insight into the Kaunas’ history

Kaunas is located at the confluence of the two largest Lithuanian rivers, the Nemunas and the Neris. It was country’s temporary capital when Vilnius was annexed to Poland in the early 20th century. Now Kaunas is the second biggest town in Lithuania and has historically been a leading centre of Lithuanian economic, academic, and cultural life.

Did you know that …
Kaunas center is defined by two pedestrian streets: tree-lined Liberty Avenue (Laisves aleja) and Vilnius Street, the latter leading to the Old Town.
Kaunas Fortress is one of the largest defensive structures in Europe, occupying 65 km2, a 19-20th century military fortress, which includes a Holocaust and Ninth Fort.

     
6 – 7 hours Combined