Discover the beautiful lakeside town of Trakai
Get ~ 2 h time in Trakai
Learn about the Karaites ethnic group that settled in Trakai
Audio guide in 11 languges
Convenient arrival/departure to/from Trakai town centre
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Transport by private, air-conditioned minibus
2 h free time in Trakai town
Entrance tickets to the Trakai castle museum
Hotel pick-up and drop off
What you can expect
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.
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-kilometre (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 Galve - the deepest of the region’s 200 lakes - before your return journey to Vilnius.
The tour proviedes audio guide in 11 languages:
English, Spanish, Swedish, Russian, Ukrainian, Finnish, French, German,Italian, Norwegian, Polish.