City Center is a walkable, business-friendly neighborhood known for being economical and offering ample choices for restaurants and bars. A stay at one of City Center's hotels makes it easy to venture out into the greater Vilnius area.
Sightseeing around City Center
The area's storied past is told through its monuments and historic sites, while the museums provide some cultural flavor. Museum of Genocide Victims, National Art Gallery, and National Museum of Lithuania feature a variety of exhibits. Attractions like Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre, Vilnius Central Post Office, and Applied Art Museum can be part of your cultural tour. Frank Zappa Monument, St. Nicholas Church, and Vilnius Cathedral are monuments worth a look. Swing by Great Synagogue of Vilna, Uzutrakis Manor Estate, and Trakai History Museum to learn about local history.
There's plenty to do in the area, such as shopping and being pampered at a spa. You can spend a leisurely day outdoors at Vingis Park or Gediminas Tower. A visit to Zalgiris Stadium or Siemens Arena won't disappoint either.
A few of the area's most popular attractions are Vilnius University, Town Hall Square, and Gates of Dawn. You can also check out Lukiskes Square, Cathedral Square, and Europa Tower.
Getting around City Center
City Center is 2.9 miles (4.7 km) from the airport in Vilnius (VNO-Vilnius Intl.).