OVERVIEW. Vilnius sightseeing City Tour by bus/minibus includes major attractions of the Old Town. During this tour with a professional local guide you will see the magnificent architectural blend of Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque and Classicism styles. Firstly, we start with the main church of Vilnius Cathedral Basilica and the reconstructed Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania.
After that, proceed to the official residence of the President of Lithuania and the oldest university in the Baltic states – Vilnius University. Moreover, we will stroll along the oldest street in the old town — Pilies street with original buildings ranging from 14th to 19th century. Marvel at the unique Gothic architecture ensemble — St. Annes, Bernardines and St. Michael churches. Visit the 16th century Gates of Dawn that originally formed part of the town fortifications. “The painting of the Blessed Virgin Mary, in the Chapel of the Gates of Dawn is known all over the world, because of the legendary miracles that were performed with the help of this icon”.
Continue to the main Orthodox Church in Lithuania – Magnificent Church of the Holy Spirit which is affiliated with two Orthodox monasteries. In conclusion, visit the historical town hall and town hall square — the former marketplace.
During this tour, you will also see:
Don’t forget, after the tour, we are going to stop for a lunch to get a truly traditional experience! After lunch in a restaurant you’ll be dropped off at your hotel and the rest of the afternoon is spent at leisure in Vilnius.
! Minimum 4 ppl in a group