Gediminas Avenue Vacations
Vilnius, Pilies Street and Old Town, are other places in the area which are also worth touring.
To really understand Vilnius, head to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet of the National Museum of Lithuania and the Museum of Genocide Victims. If you love everything to do with art, enjoy the local artwork and other exhibits at the National Art Gallery and the Applied Art Museum. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the gorgeous performing arts institutes such as the Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre.
If you love nature and wildlife, plan a trip to the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax and unwind. Nature lovers love to visit places like Vingis Park. There is a charming atmosphere here and beautifully designed garden beds and trees.
Some of Vilnius' popular sights are in and around the Gediminas Avenue area, such as Three Crosses, Cathedral Square and Vilnius Cathedral. Whatever your religious background, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at Gediminas Avenue’s holy places like the St. Nicholas Church, the Church of the Holy Spirit and the St. John's Church. Wander back through Vilnius’s past by exploring some historic sites, such as the Gate of the Dawn.
Sports fans vacationing in Gediminas Avenue should book tickets for Zalgiris Stadium to see the FK REO Vilnius taking on visiting rivals. On weekends the stadium overflows with red and white, as crowds come together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
Finding somewhere suitable to rest your head close to Gediminas Avenue is simple. The Novotel Vilnius Centre, the Artis Centrum Hotels and the Hotel Conti are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.