Things to see and do - Kaunas
Unmissable tourist sites
Kaunas Travel guide
Kaunas : Michelin's recommendations
Kaunas is Lithuania’s second city and should not be missed. This place is bustling (most notably on Laisv?s Street), rich in museums and religious buildings in its historic centre, and renowned worldwide for its champion basketball team. Follow the River Niemen that runs through the city, either downstream westwards or upstream southwards, into a beautiful landscape of fine country residences, villages of wooden houses and the amazing open-air museum that is Lithuania.
Tourist attractions Kaunas : Things to see and do
1 Vilniaus g. LT - Kaunas
The country's only Gothic basilica, its foundation stones were laid in 1410 under Grand Duke Vytautas. Its exterior is sober both in form (fine Gothic apertures) and ornamentation, but the interior is extremely rich, embellished using Renaissance and..
Rotuses aikste LT - Kaunas
As has long been the case, this square represents the hub of Kaunas; its finest buildings are located here and it served as the city marketplace for centuries. Note the town hall (n°15) which dominates it, the Jesuit church of St Francis Xavier (nos7..
Vilniaus g. LT - Kaunas
Lined by 16C-19C houses, the pedestrianised Vilniaus Street is the main artery of the historic centre of Kaunas. This middle-European scene would not be out of place in Sibiu (Romania) or Ceské Budejovice (Czech Republic). The view westwards is espec..
J. Gruodzio g. 21 LT - LT-44293 Kaunas
BEST WESTERN Santakos Hotel is located in Kaunas, less than 100 metres from the Old Town. It offers air-conditioned rooms with cable TV and free WiFi. Free private parking is available. Guests enjoy free sauna and swimming pool access in the mornings..
Laisves al. 90 LT - LT-44251 Kaunas
Located only 450 metres from Kaunas’s Old Town, Kaunas City is a 2-star hotel that offers spacious, air-conditioned rooms with a flat-screen cable TV and free Wi-Fi. The Kaunas City is situated in a historic building with a glass superstructure. Its..
V.Kuzmos g. 8 LT - LT-44280 Kaunas
Amberton Cozy is located directly in Kaunas’s Old Town, only 150 metres from the city’s historic Town Hall. It offers air-conditioned rooms with cable TV, a minibar and free WiFi. The rooms of the Amberton Cozy are spacious and elegantly decorated. ..