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Departure Tue, 19 Sep Return Fri, 29 Sep
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Departure Thu, 12 Oct Return Wed, 18 Oct
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KUN Kaunas
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VNO Vilnius
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Kaunas holidays

Kaunas sights and attractions

Kaunas, Lithuania's second-largest city, straddles the junction of two rivers. It boasts a handsome medieval core that is crammed with sights that span centuries of history, as well as interesting cultural attractions and pretty green parks. Known as the city of museums, Kaunas also has a treasure trove of mind-expanding galleries and institutions, as well as a blend of Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance architecture, as well as the relics of a fortress built during the Russian Empire. A centre of learning, Kaunas also has a thriving student population and a vibrant night scene to boot.

What to do in Kaunas

With such a diverse heritage and vast selection of sights, it can be difficult to choose what to do first on a city break in Kaunas. A walk through the city reveals a smorgasbord of different architectural sights spanning Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque and Art Deco styles, while the city also keeps its finger on the pulse with an array of contemporary cultural institutions. When the sun goes down, the night scene takes over with atmospheric eateries and animated bars.

During your stay in Kaunas, you can:

  • Marvel at the stunning Italian baroque architecture of the Pažaislis church and monastery
  • Learn about Lithuania's rich historical heritage at the open-air Museum of Rumšišk?s
  • Check out the many different architectural styles of the magnificent Kaunas Cathedral Basilica
  • Take an intriguing tour of Kaunas Castle, assumed to have been built in the 14th century
  • Sample hearty Lithuanian cuisine such as pink soup and potato dumplings stuffed with meat
  • See the Town Hall, one of the oldest buildings, affectionately known as the White Swan because of its architectural elegance
  • Watch a show at the Kaunas State Puppet Theatre
  • Sip local beer from the country's impressive selection of breweries
  • Venture into the Devils' Museum, home to one of the largest collection of devils in the world
  • See the pioneering works of Lithuania's prominent artist, M. K. ?iurlionis at the M. K. ?iurlionis National Art Museum
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Airports in Kaunas

Passengers flying to Kaunas can land at Kaunas International Airport, Lithuania's second busiest airport after Vilnius, mainly handling flights to and from European destinations. This small, modern airport has free Wi-Fi, shops, and a coffee bar.

  • Kaunas International Airport

    Top Carriers

    A number of airlines offer cheap flights to Kaunas including: Ryanair and Wizzair.

    Location

    Kaunas Airport is situated approximately 9 miles from the city centre.

    Transportation

    Passengers arriving at Kaunas Airport can take the bus service 29 to the city centre (with a journey time of approximately 45 minutes) or the 29E if arriving at night. Several car rental agencies operate from the airport and taxis can be picked up outside the terminal building.