Vilnius was born from the dream of the Great Duke Gediminas. It became the capital city and the main residence of all rulers of Grand Duchy of Lithuania. The manor of the Great Duke was located here. Vilnius was the place where life was in full swing, the place where music played and swords clashed, even messengers from all foreign countries stayed in here.
During this tour, you will hear about how Gediminas cleverly took care of the well-being of the capital, what innovations were brought by the queen Bona. You will find out why Vladislav Vasa’s heart remained in Vilnius forever, what the contribution of Steponas Batoras to Vilnius education was, and why “Kaziukas Fair” rocks the city every year.