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Venta Regional Park
 

Venta Regional Park

Venta Regional Park is a preserved territory in North-western part of Lithuania. The purpose of it is to protect and maintain landscape of Venta valleys, its natural eco-system and values of cultural heritage, nurture them and use rationally, as well as create the conditions for relaxation and cognitive purposes.

Venta Regional Park is unique by its geological structure. Only here you can see the rocks of mysterious Jurassic Period, touch the remains – fossils – of animals that lived in dinosaur era by your own hands. Papilė exposures are also unique and have a value in World scientific range.

Landscape

The most important values of a landscape are Ventos, Virvytės, Dabikinės, Uogio, Avižlio Rivers and rivulets, their natural hydrographical net, valleys with rare in Lithuania natural meadows, old forests and groves. Big and expressive loops are typical for the park‘s rivers and steep slopes with unique exposures are typical for valleys.

Inanimate Nature

Ventos regparks

The most famous object of inanimate nature heritage – Papilė‘s exposures of Jurassic Period, which reveal precipitate that appeared in the bay of a shallow sea 160 million years ago. In the district of Venta, a stratum of sediments of a huge pre-glacial period lake was also detected. It assists to scorching climate and vegetation of tundra, which grew there 30-80 thousand years ago.

Flora and Fauna

The second most known tree in Lithuania – Papilės fifteen-trunk linden. In Apžadų cemetery, a particularly respected and saint place, 300 years old pine-trees are growing. One of these pines still has a steel chest of sacrifices fixed on its trunk from time immemorial. In the forests and meadows of the park a lot of orchid plants, Siberian iris, and forest mint are growing.

Cultural heritage

Viekšnų town stand outs with traditional architecture. The Lithuanian national awakener, historic and writer Simonas Daukantas spent his last days of life in Papilė. Viekšnių pharmacy is a museum interesting not only for its exhibition, but also for its architecture, because it is one of the oldest wooden house in these lands, which was build in the beginning of 19th century. In the Viekšnių centre there is a unique monument in Lithuania erected for whole Biržiškų family.

Half-day tour to Trakai

Trakai (4 hours tour) is one of the oldest Grand Duchy of Lithuania residence and capitals. Trakai is the second capital of Lithuania.

Tour to Kernave

Kernave village (4 hours tour) located on the banks of the river Neris (35 km from Vilnius) has been known as the capital of Lithuania before Trakai and Vilnius. 

Country life museum in Rumsiskes

Country life Open Air Museum of Lithuania (6 hours tour) is a unique and one of the largest (195 ha) open-air ethnographic museums in Europe.

Fly & Lease of campers in the Baltic.

Camper on the road

Take a tour and discover Baltics by yourself!

You will be able to travel comfortably throughout Baltic Sates in our campers, as passengers really may feel themselves like home and take any necessary stuff with them, even their most loved cup for coffee.
A virtue of motor homes is the possibility to be in the cabin in all companionship while going from place to place.
Moreover, you will be free as you will be independent from hotels and every evening you will be able to spend in any place you wish!

Prepaid individual transfer :

no trouble with money exchange upon arrival,
no need to take care oftaxi search,
no language problems !

The driver will wait for you at arrival hall with your name on the card, will help you with luggage and will safely transfer you to agreed place.
Please fill in the Transfer Reservation and we will contact you within 24 business hours with confirmation

KIA CARNIVAL  25 EUR (max 5 persons)                                                
MERCEDES-BENZ VIANO  35 EUR (max 7 persons)

per car only!