The breath from the past - Lithuanian heritage Tour
9 day/ 8 night
1 Day Vilnius
Arrival to Vilnius. Transfer to Dvaras - Manor House (Old Town). Free time to explore Vilnius. One of the largest medieval old towns in Northern Europe, and UNESCO World Heritage Site, Vilnius Old Town is full of beautiful buildings, eclectic shops, picturesque churches and elegant palaces. Overnight in Vilnius.
2 Day Vilnius – Norviliškės
Breakfast at hotel. After breakfast, departure to one of the most beautiful places in the Historical Regional Park of Dieveniškės (Šalčininkų district) Norviliškės Castle. It is known, that the castle was built by a wealthy Prussian merchant Vaitiekus Šorcas in the place of an old manor at the beginning of the 16th century. Lunch in the Castle. After lunch the tour through the Historical Regional Park of Dieveniškės. Visit Grybiškių oak. Later trip to the ethnographic village. Free time to enjoy a peaceful nature around the Castle. Overnight in the Castle.
3 Day Norviliškės – Trakai – Babtai – Užventis
Breakfast. Morning departure to Užutrakis Manor which is situated in the Trakai Historical National Park. The Užutrakis ensemble was formed by Józef Tyszkiewicz and his wife Jadwiga Swiętopułk-Czetwertyńska and it was put into effect at the turn of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. In 1993 Užutrakis Manor Estate Park was declared an architectural landscape reserve. Visit to Užutrakiu Manor and a huge and beautiful park. Next, travel to Babtynas-Žemaitkiemis Manor. Being in that place, you will enjoy a vibrant nature and incredible atmosphere which is created by the magnificent look of the Manor. Lunch. At the end of the day - trip to Uzventis watermill . Overnight.
4 Day Užventis – Švėkšnos – Radailiai
Breakfast. A trip to Sveksna Manor. Sveksna Manor complex is located near a small river Sveksnale in Silute district, Sveksna sub-district. Manor house is in the centre of Sveksna town, near neo – gothic church of St. Jacob. This church and Manor House are combined by a unique two arches viaduct. Enjoy the beauty of the Manor. Visit the Sveksna Museum where are four exhibitions at the time.Lunch. A Later trip to “Dino Park“. There are a lot of entertainment for children and adults as well. One of the most impressive things is Fliped House. Overnight in “Radailiai Manor“.
5 Day Kretinga- Palanga
Morning departure to Kretinga Manor. Kretinga Manor was built in the 15th - early 16th century. Count Tyszkiewicz bought it from Mikalojus Zubovas and beautified the buildings further by adding a glassed conservatory a faux cliff and cascading waterfall; the walls were decorated with corals. It was the most famous winter garden in Lithuania. Visit the Kretinga Museum which is situated in Kretinga Manor. There are archaeological, numismatic, and old Lithuanian folk art and ethnographical expositions. Lunch. Next, visit to Palanga Manor . The Palanga Manor or Tyszkiewicz Palace is a Neo-Renaissance style building in Palanga, Lithuania, built for the Tyszkiewicz family. The palace is surrounded by a park wth ponds, fountains, and collections of rare plants. Since 1963 the palace has housed the Palanga Amber Museum and is surrounded by the Palanga Botanical Garden. Enjoy the amber exposition in the Amber Museum. Free time to explore Palanga. Overnight.
6 Day Plungė - Pakruojis – Kučiai
Breakfast. Visit of Plungė Manor. Now here is a Samogitian Art Museum, the estate buildings and the park, neo-gothic stables, running an antique folk art exhibition. Moreover, in the park, you will visit Oak of a Thunder God, the biggest tree in the park.Lunch. After, trip to Pakruojis Manor. This is the biggest extant manor ensemble, which consists of 34 buildings and a beautiful park. The founder of the ensemble was Teodor von Ropp, who built a classicist palace and subsidiary buildings in the first part of the XIX century, having classicism and romanticism elements. At the end of the day, a trip to Bistrampolis manor. Bistrampolis Manor – it is a part of our countryside historical memory and national culture.Surrounded by a wonderful old park, reminiscing the middle of 19th century. Away from the manor house, in the park, there is a Chapel – Museum of smugglers of forbidden Lithuanian books. Free time and overnight in Bistrampolis Manor.
7 Day Salos – Dusetai – Burbiškis
Breakfast. Salos Manor Homestead and Park is on the island of Dviragis lake shore. Beautiful, ancient Park and Manor in Classical style create a specific atmosphere which moves you into old and magic time. Next stop in the Vasaknos Manor. Vasaknos Manor is a perfect destination for romantic gateways. Once built and owned by the most influential noble families of Lithuania - Radvilos (Radziwill), Pliateriai (Plater), Tiskeviciai (Tyszkiewicz). The Manor ensemble is composed of a barn (the building that has been rebuilt), servant house (a brewery today), stabling, the ruins of the original Manor and a park, which has been announced a national heritage site. Participate in an authentic beer tasting session and an excursion of the brewery. The last stop on that day is the Burbiškis Manor. Buriškis Manor is located in Anykščiai Regional Park. Standing on a scenic left bank of Anykščiai River, the elegant palace can be seen from far- it is an architectural monument of the 19th century, a neoclassical era gem, fascinating us with its subtlety and elegance. Guided tour in the Manor and its surroundings. Overnight.
8 Day Taujėnai – Krikštėnai – Zibalai – Vilnius
Breakfast. A trip to Taujėnai, visit to Taujenai manor. Classical-style palace, built in 1802, survived to this day. Manor Park layout, free, peaceful landscape with a pond system. Lunch. After lunch visit to Krikstenai manor. The manor is located at a peaceful and remote place exclusive for its blend of beautiful space and picturesque landscape; the place suits perfectly for those who wish to have a good time in nature without compromising conveniences and luxury. At the end of the day visit to Sesuoleliai manor. Šešuolėliai manor was once owned by the Radvila family. In the 19th century, it went to the landlords Jasinskis. Ancient Park, amazing collection of old and newly paintings in the Manor, tranquillity and history, all these you will find in the Sesuoliai Manor. Late in the evening trip to Vilnius. Overnight.
9 Day Vilnius
Private transfer to the airport. Departure.
- 8 nights accommodation in manors with breakfast;
- Meals: 8 lunches;
- Airport transfers; transport service during the trip;
- Guide‘s service;
- Excursions, entrance tickets;
- Entertainment: Dino Park, Fliped House, museums.
- Info package.
In addition: dinner, SPA services, and other entertainment.