Lithuania, Vilnius Guide (B): Travel Bucket List: Vilnius

Travel Bucket List: Vilnius
As I mentioned in my January month in review post, I am kicking off February by taking a city break trip to Vilnius, Lithuania.

Visiting Vilnius has been on my travel bucket list since we first moved abroad. But, despite numerous cheap flight options, I just haven’t had a chance to visit. That is, until now!

This weekend, I’ll be popping across the Baltic and spending three days exploring the Lithuanian capital. I’m really excited to see the sights, learn the history and, as always, eat all the food! Read on for the top ten things I’m excited to see, do and eat in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Wander the Old Town

Vilnius’ Old Town earned its place on the UNESCO World Heritage List thanks to it’s standing as one of the largest surviving medieval old towns in Northern Europe. The Old Town is made up of cobblestone streets lined with pastel colours buildings. It sounds amazing and I look forward to spending a few hours ambling along.

Explore Pilies Street

Pilies Street is the main, cobblestone thoroughfare that leads through the Old Town. Although it’s a rather short street, Pilies Street is the centre of a lot of action as it is lined with shops, cafes, craft stalls, markets and more. It sounds like the perfect place to pick up a Lithuanian souvenir or two.

Gates of Dawn

The Gates of Dawn is a city gate, and one of Vilnius’ most important historical and cultural monuments. Built between 1503 and 1522, the gates were originally part of the ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Travel Bucket List: Vilnius
Guide Location: Lithuania » Vilnius
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Pilies Streets   Gates of Dawn   KGB Museum   Dukes Palace  
Author: Kate Slean
Read it on author's website: https://petiteadventures.org/travel-bucket-list-vilnius/