Palanga – Lithuanian Louvre

Art & Culture

Vilma

Klaipeda
English
7 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 3 people

Palanga resort is a heaven for health lovers, with its fresh air, green and unspoilt nature. Visit starts in the one of the prettiest parks of Lithuania - Palanga Botanical landscape park and the Tiskeviciai Palace. In the Amber Museum visitors are acquainted with the history of amber. You will gain fascinating insight into the resort’s culture and heritage. After the Palanga tour it is available to explore Kretinga Manor of the Counts Tiškevičiai and exotic Winter Garden.

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Meeting Point

At the hotel in Klaipeda or Palanga

09:00 AM

At the hotel lobby in Klaipeda or Palanga

Travelling to Palanga.

10:00 AM

Palanga Birute Park and Amber Museum

Visit starts at the main gate of the Palanga Botanical landscape park which is one of the prettiest, best preserved, and best maintained parks in Lithuania’s coastal region.

The guided walk in the park, past the ponds and stops at the main statues.

Discovering why the palace is known as 'Born in honey from love'.

Admire the view of the Tiskeviciai Palace.

Guests see aristocratic residence environment and the furniture and art works of the end of the 18th and the 19th centuries amber artefacts at the Palanga amber Museum 1st floor.

Then, visitors are acquainted with the history of amber in the context of the Earth evolution and the world

cultural history. This this museum showcases what is reputedly the world’s sixth-largest collection of Baltic gold.

Stroll among sweet-smelling roses in the Rosary.

Tour continues in the park and guests have an opportunity to familiarize with the Birute Hill.

Short coffee break.

12:30 PM

Palanga

Tour continues in the park and guests have an opportunity to familiarize with the Birute Hill.

After that, you will gain fascinating insight into the resort’s culture and heritage of the Old Villas, The Most Holy Virgin Mary’s Ascension church attracting with its neo-gothic beauty and greatness, Palanga kurhaus, lovely white sand beach with over 400m long the L-shaped wooden Pier. You can also go inside the modern Palanga resort museum.

02:00 PM

Departure to Kretinga

Short half an hour drive.

02:30 PM

Kretinga Winter Garden

After the Palanga tour it is available to explore Kretinga Manor of the Counts Tiškeviciai and exotic Winter Garden of the former palace with an all year flourishing about 5000 species of plants and nice water cascades, housing a cosy café, where is a possibility to pleasure your plate.

03:30 PM

Departure to Klaipeda or Palanga

04:00 PM

End of the tour

Ending Point

At the hotel in Klaipeda or Palanga

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Professional English/Russian/Lithuanian speaking Tour Guide for 7 hours

Excursion - itinerary (in the description)

The travel paperwork documentation and communication prior the tour

Entry/Admission - Amber Museum

Visit to the Kretinga Winter Garden

Guided tours in the Amber Museum, around Palanga

Walking route maps and descriptions

What‘s not included

Private tourist-class vehicle

Driver's service

Entry/Admission - the Palanga Resort Museum

Meals, drinks, and snacks

Medical insurance

Tips/gratuities

Important Information

Between September and June: from Monday to Friday I am available from 3.30 pm, Saturday and Sunday all day. (reservation needed in advance) Between July and August: all day. (reservation needed in advance)

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Not suitable for people with limited walking ability and wheelchair users

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Private tour option can be altered according to your preferences

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time
$190/ per person

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