1. Lithuania
  2. Siauliai County
  3. Rundale municipality
  4. Hill of Crosses

From Siauliai: Hill of Crosses & Rundale Palace Private Tour

Product ID: 292915
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Explore Hill of Crosses pilgrimage site and Rundale Palace on a 5-hour small-group tour.
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Duration: 5 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pickup from any location in Siauliai. It can be a hotel or a bus, train station. Please provide your preferred location in Siauliai.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Hill of Crosses, a Catholic pilgrimage site
  • See more than 200,000 crosses, effigies, and sculptures
  • See the beautiful baroque Rundale Palace in Latvia
  • Enjoy a small group experience with a local guide
Full description
Start with pickup from any location within Siauliai. Enjoy a small-group experience and the knowledge of your local, English-speaking guide.

First you will visit the Hill of Crosses pilgrimage site. Marvel at over 200,000 crosses, effigies and statues brought by Catholic pilgrims over many centuries. See statues of the Virgin Mary, tiny effigies, rosaries, and carvings of Lithuanian patriots that have been brought to the hill. 

Next, cross over into Latvia to visit the Rundale Palace, the most beautiful baroque palace in Latvia. The palace was built in 18th century is an outstanding example of the early work of Italian-Russian architect Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli, who also designed the famous Winter Palace in St. Petersburg. The professionally renovated palace interiors are decorated with authentic 18th century furniture, paintings. The most impressive features include the Golden Hall, the White Hall, and the bedroom of the Duke of Courtland, Johan Ernst Biron.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off at the bus station, train station or your hotel in Siauliai
  • Local tour guide
  • Driver
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fee to Rundale Palace
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

From US$ 154.89 Per group up to 4

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Hill of Crosses Guided Tour

Product ID: 292915