Vilnius, the national capital, is 190 miles (306 kilometers) southeast of Palanga.
Don't just limit yourself to Palanga; Lithuania contains a treasure trove man-made and natural attractions waiting to be explored. Plunge, is 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west, while Priekule sits 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north.
About 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the south of Palanga is Klaipeda, a regional center where you'll find Theatre Square, History Museum of Lithuania Minor and New Ferry Terminal. Zalgiris Stadium, Kursiu Nerija National Park and Klaipeda Castle are some other attractions worth investigating for those who have time left.
If you're on the lookout for activities that won't blow the budget, take a tour of Lithuania's many outdoor popular open-air exhibits and open-air museums. Venture into the past during your stay in the Lithuania area. Discover one of the old towns for which the area is known.
For those who feel it's important to pick up knowledge as well as happy snaps on their travels, Lithuania features a range of specialized tours, including city walking tours. Treat yourself to a high-altitude adventure during your time here. Go hot air ballooning; you'll be talking about it for years.
At the end of your stay in this unique place, say farewell the way locals do, with a hearty "Viso gero."