Excursions from Minsk

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1 day

4.00 Departure from Minsk.
Arrival in Kaunas. Meet the second largest city in Lithuania. Sightseeing tour through the old town. We will see the Town Hall Square, the Cathedral, the church of St. Vytautas Kaunas Castle.

13.00 – 14.00 – Lunch (surcharge.). Free time. Walking through the city – Laisvės alley.

Excursion to the stunning beauty of Pažaislis Monastery (XVII century). Beautifully situated on a hill, the monastery is a closed space, separated from the world. The centuries-old linden trees, a picturesque pond, outbuildings, and in the center – the Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Elizabeth. Italy in the heart of Lithuania – the altar painting, Stukova ceilings and interesting museum, full of unique exhibits.

Tasting traditional alkagolnyh drinks Stumbras plant. It is here that produce the famous liquor Lithuanian Krupnikas, that the status of Lithuanian Culinary Heritage was granted in 2007. We met with the filtering process, demonstrate the vodka and liqueur production plants, as well as a workshop for the production of liqueurs. After the factory tour we are waiting for tasting and a visit to the souvenir shop.

After this we will visit the Mega shopping center, where the widest range of products and services, from fashion brands of clothes and shoes to building materials. The highlight of the shopping center is its marine aquarium with a huge amount of tropical fish and six sea sharks. It is among the ten highest aquariums in the world. Aquarium Interior repeats reefs of the Caribbean.

Transfer to Vilnius. Check in hotel. Free time! Enjoy an evening stroll through the city.

2 day

Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Trakai. City tour with a visit to the former residence of the princes – Trakai Castle. The fortress on the water are not taken by the Crusaders, guarded Karaites. With the culture and traditions of this small nation can meet visiting Karaite restaurant. Wine Karaite cuisine – kibinai.

Return to Vilnius. City walking tour of the Old Town. During the tour you will explore the Cathedral Square, the territory of Vilnius castles, Gothic churches of St. ensemble. Anne and Bernardine, Town Hall Square, the ensemble of the Presidency, the church of St. Peter and Paul, Gediminas Avenue.
Opportunity to visit Vichy water park (next to the Acropolis), where you will plunge into the atmosphere of paradise in Polynesian style – 9 modern attractions for adults and 50 for the smallest visitors. For those who want – a relaxing bath: “Drought in Hawaii”,”Tropical Heat”,”Afternoon rest in Kiribati”, and others.
// Or Visit the shopping center Acropolis. Where there is a possibility to buy something that you have not yet, as in Kaunas.
Evening departure home.