Alytus, in Lithuania, is a city of roughly 71,000 people.
Alytus is located approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) south of Kaunas and 55 miles (89 kilometers) southwest of the national capital Vilnius.
The Alytus Ethnographic Museum is an inspirational oasis for culture vultures in Alytus. Take advantage of the peace and quiet, ask the friendly staff about the guided tours, pick up a souvenir at the gift shop or just admire the well-curated displays.
City Park is among the most photographed parks and gardens around Alytus. It is a peaceful place where families, students, office workers and the elderly come together to enjoy the fresh air and greenery.
If you’ve still got time up your sleeve after visiting all the great attractions in Alytus, make sure you pop over to the Angels of Liberty Monument.