Private 4-hour tour to Trakai from Vilnius
History & heritage tours

Private 4-hour tour to Trakai from Vilnius

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , Spanish , German , Russian
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours
Do this because
  • Have a professional guide who will tell you the great history of Trakai
  • Visit a local bakery and try out kibinai, pastries filled with mutton
  • Explore the castle in Trakai
What to expect

Trakai, the ancient capital of Lithuania, is situated 20 km from Vilnius. Trakai region features unique relief, the combination of numerous unbelievably pure lakes and moraine hills create a breathtaking sight. The town on the water, as Trakai usually called, is particularly rich in architectural and cultural monuments. The main landmark of the town is the famous insular Trakai castle, situated on the island in the Galve Lake. Nowadays it is the only extant insular castle in Eastern Europe.

The town was constructed in the second half of the 14th century and in the 15th -16th centuries it served as the residence of the Grand Duke and his family. In this period both the town and the castle prospered. The noblemen and ambassadors came to Trakai from all over Europe, luxurious feasts were held regularly, legendary treasures were kept in the castle's cellar. By the end of the 16th century, the town had gradually lost its former political importance.

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What's included
  • Proffessional guide and transportation
  • Entrance fee to Trakai castle
What's not included
  • Tips
Where

Pick-up from centrally located hotel in Vilnius.

Meeting point:

During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.

What to remember
  • This tour includes a pick-up service at your hotel, but if you prefer, you can also meet at the Vilnius Cathedral at the designated time
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When
  • Daily
  • Pick-up at 9.00am (all year round)
  • Pick-up at 9.00am and 2.00pm (from May 1 to September 30)
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Provider
Baltic Saitas
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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