1. Lithuania
  2. Vilnius
  3. Trakai Castle

From Vilnius: Trakai 4-Hour Tour with Audio Guide

Product ID: 125942
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Discover the lakeside town of Trakai on a private 4-hour audio guide tour from Vilnius and learn about its history as the former capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. See the stunning Insular Castle and Gothic-style monuments of the Old Town.
About this activity
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Duration: 4 hours
Starting times 9:15 AM, 11:00 AM
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Driver
English, Lithuanian, Russian
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Ukrainian, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Russian

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the beautiful lakeside town of Trakai
  • Get some free time to shop and relax
  • Learn about the Karaites ethnic group that settled in Trakai
Full description
Depart Vilnius, and then journey by air-conditioned minibus to the former capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the pretty lakeside town of Trakai. Listen to an informative audio commentary on the 28-kilometer (17-mile) journey, and then get 2.5 hours to explore the historic Old Town at leisure. 

See the amazing Insular Castle and well-preserved ruins of Peninsula Castle, constructed in the 14th century before falling into disrepair in the 17th century. Rebuilt after World War II, Insular Castle is now considered a major landmark of Lithuania.

Learn about the small ethnic Karaites people who settled in Trakai, along with the Tartars, Russians, Jews and Poles who followed. Enjoy panoramic views of Lake Galvė - the deepest of the region’s 200 lakes - before your return journey to Vilnius.
Includes
  • Transportation by private, air-conditioned minibus
  • Audio guide
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance tickets
  • Food and drinks (unless specified)
  • Optional gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at the tourist bus stop on Odminiu Square, Vilnius.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Until 1st April 2019, on Mondays, minimum number of 2 participants apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough participants. If it happens, you will be offered an alternative solution or full refund
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Vilnius City Tour

Product ID: 125942