Vilnius spreads along cosy old town streets, stone-paved squares, and old buildings that remind us of different historical periods. The centre and the suburbs of the city offer a lot of green places where parks and hills invite people to stop by and relax in the ambience of nature. For its unique landscapes and architecture, Vilnius is regarded as one of the most beautiful capitals in the European Plain. Its old town proudly stands on the list of UNESCO WORLD CULTURAL HERITAGE REGISTER.
Get to know Vilnius. If you are a tourist who prefers sightseeing by car, we offer you a picturesque route connecting all the most beautiful sites in Vilnius and its suburbs. If you follow this circular 80-kilometre route, you will visit all the most beautiful objects of cultural, historical, and architectural heritage located in the centre and suburbs of Vilnius. At the scenic viewpoints established along the route, you will be able to admire breathtaking panoramas.
All the places of interest are easy to find and reach. Signs saying “Vaizdingas maršrutas” (“Picturesque Route”) and directional signs to places of interest will help drivers in their sightseeing. No matter which direction you choose — clockwise or counter clockwise — the signs will not let you get off the route because they stand on the both sides of the road.
Information stands located in gas stations and scenic viewpoints on the outskirts of the city will provide you with a full map of the picturesque route and some other useful information.
This website includes some important information about the majority of the places of interest and scenic viewpoints. The information about parking lots, fuel stations, car repair services, and car rental offices may come in useful for those who travel by car. If you decide to stop and have a bite to eat, you will definitely find a place you like from the great assortment of eateries. Those who would like to stop off in Vilnius or its suburbs will find some information about hotels, shopping centres, and recreational facilities.
We hope that this website guide will help you better plan your unforgettable journey. Having visited all the most beautiful places in Vilnius, don’t forget to share your responses and experiences with other travellers.