Klaipeda Travel Guide

Klaipeda Travel Guide, Klaipeda, Lithuania (B)

Klaipeda is one of the topmost places to visit in western Lithuania. Renowned for it’s wonderful old town, ice free port and unique character, the city is worth travelling to. And it sits by the beautiful Baltic coast!

I promise the city will impress you with its beautiful architecture, cobbled streets and sandy beaches. Above all, it’s brimming with culture, local legends and an increasingly good food scene. I can’t think of a better place for a Jazz Festival or the amazing Sea Feast. The latter is an explosion of colour, sounds and smells and brings everyone together for three days of full on festivities.

Klaipeda isn’t just a lovely harbour city. Its rich historic past stretches back to 1252 when the Teutonic Order established the city of Memel.

First of all, during the Seven-year war from 1757 until 1762, the city belonged to the Russian Empire. Afterwards, in 1807-1808 Klaipeda became part of Prussia and a royal family residence. Eventually, after WWI, Klaipeda joined the Republic of Lithuania. However, the Soviet Union succeeded in seizing Lithuania in 1945. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Klaipeda Travel Guide
Guide Location: Lithuania » Klaipeda
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Kristina Valisauskaite
Read it on Author's Website: https://maptrotting.com/klaipeda-travel-guide/
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Theatre Square
  • Drama Theatre
  • Friedricho Pasažas
  • Magic Mouse
  • Black Ghost
  • Chain Bridge
  • Sculpture Park
  • Mazvydas Promenade
  • Botanical Garden
  • Little Mermaid
  • Smiltyne beach
  • Dino Park
  • Monai
  • MOMO Grill
  • Meat Lovers
  • Senamiestis
  • Viva La Vita
  • Restaurant XII
  • Vanilės Namai
  • Kavos Architektai
  • Friedrich Arcade
  • Klaipeda Hostel
  • Memel Hotel
  • Michaelsons Boutique Hotel
  • Old Mill Hotel