Vilnius city tour
We will commence our tour of Vilnius from its cradle – Gediminas Castle Hill and the remnants of the upper castle.
Will continue to the Cathedral square where one can observe the beautiful Neo-Classical Cathedral of Saints Stanislaus and Ladislaus.
Then we will whisk out through the narrow street to another square to observe the Presidential Palace and the Old Vilnius University, founded in 1579.
In the Old city
Will walk along medieval Castle street in the heart of the Old City. One of the most breathtaking sights is “gothic triangle” which includes St. Anne’s church.
Russian Orthodox Church of Blessed Mother God and the former Russian city, which today houses the artists’ Republic of Uzupis.
Then back to the Old City to see City hall square, Pilies street with the oldest housing in Vilnius, numerous art and amber galleries, linen and souvenir shops.
Will reach the southern end of the ones walled city with the Russian monastery of Holy Spirit, Greek – Catholic church of Holy Trinity and the zenith of Christian Vilnius – “Gates of Dawn” – The Chapel in the City Gate which contains an icon of The Blessed Virgin Mary Mother of Mercy, believed to have miraculous powers.
You can also stay for the weekend and have much more of an added value from Jerulita.