Places to visit
The Town Hall square
Kaunas defence wall
Kaunas fortress (XIX century)
Kaunas modernism architecture
Kaunas officers' house
Kaunas Botanical garden
Kaunas panorama view
Following tracks of Napoleon
Kaunas railway tunnel
and park. Close to Kaunas, possible to reach by private car, public transport
from the Kaunas Castle (Kauno pilis) bus station or by
from Kaunas centre.
Raudondvaris church (neogothic, neoclasicism). Built in 1852 - 1856. Lithuanian nobileman
enediktas Emanuelis Tiškevičius
funded construction of the church and is buried there (together with his wife).
Project author Italian architector
Anichini arrived to the lands of the former
in 1812 as an engineer within
The church destroyed in 1915 during I World War and rebuilt in 1930-1938.
The church partially destroyed in 1944 during II World War. Rebuilt in 1957.
German writer and anti-war activist
lived in Raudondvaris at the end of I World War.
How to get there? Take the bus
leaving from the Kaunas castle bus stop.
(Arlaviškės, Kaunas distr.) -
located outside Kaunas, you can reach it by car(30mins from the city centre, approx. 25km) or by boat in summer time, or
No. 179 (until stop Kadagių slėnis) from the Kaunas bus station.
You can enjoy beautiful landscape of Lithuania. Juniper walley depends to
Kauno mariu regional park
. There is educational path on the bank of Kaunas reservoir (Nemunas river, lenght 1,3km, wooden part 0,5km). - The weather there is very fresh, b
ecause of juniper trees.
Come here, breath, relax, enjoy the life....
- small town 50km from Kaunas with the middle ages Old town.
Kėdainiai town is easy accessible by bus from the
Kaunas bus station
. Journey takes approx. 1 h.
Adam Freitag - mathematics professor, war engineer, doctor of medical sciences lived there and is buried in Kedainiai.
The Open-Air Ethnography Museum of Lithuania
one of the largest ethnographic open-air museums in Europe.
(approx. 30km from Kaunas) - resort town located on the banks of the Nemunas river. Perfect place to spent your time. For more information about resort, activities, festivals, etc.:
Birštonas tourism information centre