Veisiejai regional park for recreation Šlavantai and Šlavantėlis between the lakes Šlavantėlis the lake, north-western and southern Vernijas coast, the northern part of Ančia Snaigynas lake shore. Holidaymakers are invited rural tourism, tourist campsites, holiday homes and a hotel. A hot summer's day a lot of fun swimming in the lake, containing concessions sandy bottom. Wooded and hilly southwestern outskirts of Lithuania in the regional park - many of the surrounding and distant urban population resting place.
Land travel is recommended for interested of walking paths cognitive, Veisiejai the historic center of cultural Vainežeris - the natural complex. Bicycle and car travelers invites the shuttle route.
Water interested travel a real pleasure to go canoeing and boating canal merging Veisiejai lakes. Great Terms of recreational fishing.
In the Veisiejai Regional park are: lakes (Veisiejų – Kapčiamiesčio – Šlavantų lakeland) surrounded by sounding pine forests, botanical values of Šlavantėlis and Liūnelis interlake, parks of Veisiejai and Vainežeris manors, Cathedral of Dzukija – St. George‘s church of Veisiejai, Indulgence of Transfiguration, Vainežeris ancient fortifications.
Laky and significantly hilly landscape is in the junction of Southern Lithuania’s heights and sandy South-eastern plain. Regional Park is in the lakiest part of Southern Lithuania’s heights.
There are 37 protected lakes. The biggest and deepest lakes are Ančia, Šlavantas, Snaigynas, Vernijis, Vilkinys. Most of them are of linear origin and lie in the dodgy valleys, have rough bottoms and quirky shore lines. The Park also has unique Šlavantėlės, Morkavo, Pakrošlės, Vilkinyčios, Baltosios Ančios rivulets.
Flora and Fauna
The Park boasts European tree frog, which is one of the symbols of the Park. There is no such place in Lithuania of rare species and commune varieties as in the part between Šlavantėlis and Liūnelis lakes. The only protected population of sweet gymnadenia in Lithuania. This relic specie grows together with another very rare plant, which can be found only in this place, Tofieldia calyculata. Pond turtles are being detected. Unique Parks of Vainežeris and Veisiejai manors are located here. The main accent of Vainežeris Manor Park is oval-shaped alley of centennial linden, maples and hornbeams, and of Veisiejai – 200 years old, 30 meters high, and 5 meters of diameter Veisiejai Ash with round of 21 lindens.
Vainežeris ancient fortifications called „Okopka“, which have the status of a monument and are unique in Lithuania, Šlavantų mound with ancient habitation, Historical centre of Veisiejai, where the net of streets is protected, the plan of town square of 18th-19th centuries, building fragments, St. George’s church of Veisiejai, outbuilding of Veisiejai manor (the beginning of 17th century) which assists marks of old Europe’s culture signs, and is one of the oldest buildings not only in Veisiejai, but in a district as well.