Nightlife in New Town, Vilnius (Self Guided)

Vilnius Nightlife is vibrant, colorful, and offers quality entertainment. The city leaves an unforgettable experience with each tourist thanks to live music, huge dance floors, groovy atmosphere, food, and delicious cocktails.
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Nightlife in New Town Map

Guide Name: Nightlife in New Town
Guide Location: Lithuania » Vilnius (See other walking tours in Vilnius)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 km
Author: Xena

1) Cocainn

Consisting of three different rooms, a cocktail lounge, dining room, and nightclub, Cocainn is a big hit in Vilnius for university students, both local and from abroad. Entrance to the club is free for anyone with a student ID, making this a happening hangout for the college-age crowd. Guests to Cocainn can enjoy the menu of gourmet cuisine, get down on the dance floor in the club area, or relax with a tasty cocktail over a conversation in the lounge area. A special room is also set aside for cigar aficionados to puff away and socialize with other smokers. This popular city nightclub attracts a fair-sized crowd on the weekends, be sure to arrive early in order to get in.

Operation Hours: Tuesday: 10 pm – 4 am; Wednesday – Thursday: 10 pm – 5 am; Friday – Saturday: 10 pm – 6 am
Disco 311 Buddha

2) Disco 311 Buddha

One of the largest nightclubs in Vilnius, Disco 311 Buddha attracts equally large crowds to an exclusive night of partying. The spacious interior features a huge three meter tall statue of Buddha, an iconic item that makes this hot club stand out amongst the rest. Face control is strictly maintained at this club, and female guests are kept a five to one ratio compared with the male guests, which makes this a hotspot for the city’s single men. Entertainment includes a bevy of mainstream favorites to keep the crowd shaking on the dance floor into the wee hours. Disco 311 Buddha is a popular attraction for Italian and Spanish visitors to the city, though locals tend to go elsewhere to party, by and large.

Operation Hours: Thursday – Saturday: 11 pm – 6 am

3) PanteraClub

An upscale nightlife experience in Vilnius, PanteraClub sees a fashionable and young crowd each night for a sophisticated party where people go to see and be seen. Its bartenders are highly-trained at their craft and serve tasty, exquisite cocktails. The interior décor includes several posh leather couches for relaxing and lounging while not getting down on the dance floor. The long, centrally-located bar helps to accommodate as many thirsty guests as possible. Opening its doors in 2011, PanteraClub has steadily grown to be the top choice of the city’s young and trendy, including a good chunk of expatriates living in Lithuania.

Operation Hours: Thursday – Sunday: 11 pm – 5 am
Lithuanian Wild Club

4) Lithuanian Wild Club

A hot nightlife establishment that can be found on Gedimino Street in Vilnius, the Lithuanian Wild Club is the place to go for the best in adult entertainment. Whether spending time on the dance floor in the front of the club, enjoy a drink in the lounge with table service provided by beautiful women in revealing attire, or making your way to the back of the house where topless dancers gyrate onstage to entertain the predominantly male crowd, this fabulous nightclub has it all. A popular place for locals to enjoy a night out with the boys, especially for bachelor parties, the Wild Club is also a relatively safe place for adult-oriented fun as opposed to some of the seedier types of establishments found elsewhere in the city.

Operation Hours: Daily: 11 pm – 6 am
Havana Social Club

5) Havana Social Club

Incorporating a taste of the Caribbean, the Havana Social Club features a number of things for guests to enjoy under one roof, including a restaurant, bar, dance club, and terrace lounge. Lunch is served daily, in addition to dinner, and the menu includes reasonably-priced dishes as well as a constantly evolving selection of dishes. The Havana Social Club serves a wide assortment of expertly-crafted cocktails, including a number of rum drinks in keeping with the Cuban theme. Music here can run the gamut to include both live bands and guest DJs from Lithuania and around the world playing an eclectic set of sounds ranging from jazz and rock to disco and electronic beats.

Operation Hours: Monday – Thursday: 11 am – 12 am; Friday: 11 am – 4 am; Saturday: 12 pm – 4 am; Sunday: 12 pm – 11.30 pm
Exit Vilnius

6) Exit Vilnius

Taking the reins of its former location found in Kaunas, Lithuania, Exit Vilnius continues the tradition of what had come to be known as the pinnacle of the country’s nightlife experience. This wild nightclub invites guests to a fantastic evening full of lights, hard-driving beats, and beautiful dancing women. Exit Vilnius serves up the country’s best DJs on its stage, and also host some of the world’s top talent in electronic music to spin for the crowd as well. This hot nightclub attracts the city’s fashionable and trendy, including a young and affluent set of party-goers looking for a night of pure hedonism. The sound system here is top-notch, and as well the lighting equipment is equally state-of-the-art.

Operation Hours: Friday – Saturday: 11 pm – 4 am

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Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Vilnius for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Vilnius has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet

To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Vilnius, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device

Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.