Private walking tour Duration: 2 hours Dates: everyday upon request Discover the most popular attractions
Kaunas city tours and tourism attractions
If you decided to take a tour to Kaunas, be ready to walk a lot, to listen a lot and prepare to be greatly surprised. Kaunas was founded in the 13th century. It is placed at the confluence of two main Lithuanian rivers, the Nemunas and the Neris. Because of its strategic position, Kaunas played an important role in the economic, social and political life of Lithuania. That’s why all the main historical events are reflected on the character of the city. It has been ruined and rebuilt several times; it has stunning architectural monuments from almost every historical period.
During your tour to Kaunas you will visit the most ancient building in the city – a medieval Gothic castle, constructed in 14th century. It played the main role in guarding the Lithuania capital and nearby cities. Nowadays Kaunas castle is one of the most popular tourist spots. It is famous not only because of the ancient architecture but also for the historical museum placed in here. A nearby territory is a popular place for different exhibitions and festivals.
A few meters from the castle placed Town Hall, also called “White Swan” for its beautiful exquisite architecture. It was built in 16th century and surrounded by the historical buildings and lovely churches.
The heart of the city is a 2-kilometer long pedestrian street Laisves Aleja (Liberty Boulevard) with a lot of cafes, restaurants, and shops. Tours to Kaunas are very popular nowadays. The city has an international airport and convenient transport connection, which makes travelling to Kaunas easy and comfortable.
Take our private walking tour to Kaunas end enjoy one of the most beautiful Baltic cities.