Kaunas Tours

3 reviews

Kaunas, Lithuania's second biggest city, sits at the confluence of the Nemunas and Neris rivers. Formerly serving time as the country’s temporary capital when Vilnius was annexed to Poland in the early 20th century, Kaunas grew to become Lithuania’s industrial powerhouse.

Kaunas is also a cultural city and there are over 40 museums and an Old Town, whose buildings featuring Gothic, Renaissance, and baroque architecture. Most notable sights include the 14th century Kaunas Castle, Vytautas’ Church and Kaunas Cathedral Basilica - the largest Gothic building in Lithuania.

Kaunas center is defined by 2 pedestrian streets: tree-lined Liberty Avenue (Laisves aleja) and Vilnius Street, the latter leading to the Old Town.

Practical Info

Kaunas is only 40-minutes by road from Vilnius (94km/59mi).

Location
Address: Kaunas, Lithuania
Read More

3 Tours & Activities to Experience

times
icon-filterFilter
Clear all
Select Dates
Sort by:Default

Private Kaunas and Pazaislis Monastery Tour

Discover one of Lithuania’s most charming and cultural cities on a full-day tour of Kanaus with a knowledgeable guide. Depart from Vilnius in a comfortable vehicle and admire the beautiful location of the city, nestled between the Nemunas and Neris rivers, while gaining fascinating insight into the Kanaus’s history through illuminating commentary from your guide. Peruse exhibits within the Devil’s Museum and M. K. Ciurlionis Art Gallery and visit the Pazaislis Monastery, a sacred and ancient structure considered a Center of Culture.
  • Duration: 7 hours
From
US$80.82
See Details
  • Duration: 7 hours
From
US$80.82

Private Open-Air Folk Life Museum of Rumsiskes Tour

Experience Lithuania’s heritage on a private, 6-hour tour of Rumsiskes’ open-air folk life museum, and see history come to life in a historic village. Depart from your Vilnius hotel and travel in an air-conditioned minivan with your personal guide. Walk through the museum’s four ‘regions,’ which include detailed reconstructions of traditional homes and workshops, and 80,000 exhibits spread across 40 acres (16 hectares). 
  • Duration: 6 hours
From
US$80.82
See Details
  • Duration: 6 hours
From
US$80.82

Small Group Lithuania in 7 Days (Guaranteed departure)

We have prepared an agenda of local best hits to spend a week in Lithuania. Not superficial, but full of authentic and memorable details. You will meet our biggest cities and get a grip on history and culture. Go off the beaten track, meet locals and get authentic experiences like smoked fish in the picturesque Curonian region. HIGHLIGHTS Cities of Vilnius and KaunasAuthentic castlesAuthentic food of Karaims and smoked fish from a fishermanPicturesque villages of the Curonian lagoonCuronian spit with its dunes and broad horizonsThe biggest in a world Amber MuseumBird ringing stationHill of CrossesCountryside architecture in Rumsiskes
  • Duration: 7 days
From
US$1,091.05
See Details
  • Duration: 7 days
From
US$1,091.05


mobile_o
Having trouble booking online?
(888) 651-9785
Call (888) 651-9785