Category: Places to visit

Trakai Castle

Description: Construction of the Island Castle on one of the larger islands of GalvÄ— Lake began in the second half of the 14th century; at the same time, modernisation of the Peninsula Castle took place. Initially, the Island Castle had elements both of enclosure and convent types; it had a U-form ducal palace and an…

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Hill of Crosses

Description: The Hill of Crosses, where people not only from Lithuania have put crosses for couple centuries, witnesses faithfulness and trust of a Christian community to Christ and his Cross. This is an expression of a spontaneous religiousness of the people, and is a symbol not of grief and death but of Faith, Love and…

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