TrakaiLet‘s visit Trakai together
Trakai is famous for its picturesque landscape. It is a town of lakes and almost a half of the territory is occupied by lakes. There are above 200 lakes in Trakai district. Trakai Castle is one of Lithuania’s most popular attractions. Visiting Trakai everyone is delighted with the ancient majesty of the Gothic-style castle in the middle of the lake.
Did you know that …
Fairy-tale Trakai Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is unique, because it is the only castle in Eastern Europe, built on the island. Legendary Trakai Castle was a cradle of the Lithuanian statehood, an important military and political center, headquarters of the Lithuanian Grand Dukes, and the second capital of Lithuania.
During the tour you will have excursion to Trakai Castle museum, where you will hear about the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, the Battle of Grunwald, Vytautas the Great and other historical and cultural things.
On your free time you can find some souvenirs and/or taste traditional Lithuanian and Karaites dishes. Also, you can admire the glittering surface of Lake Galve and stroll past antique monuments scattered through the city.
Great-value tour includes:
– transport: Vilnius-Trakai-Užutrakis palace-Vilnius
– guided tour
|4 – 5 hours||Combined|