Whether you're visiting the Lithuanian capital on business or pleasure, make sure you take time to explore Vilnius Old Town. One of the largest medieval old towns in Northern Europe, and now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Old Town is packed with beautiful buildings, interesting shops, picturesque churches and elegant palaces. The Old Town in Vilnius is a paradise for architecture lovers. Renaissance, Baroque, Neo-classical and Gothic buildings nestle together, testament to the fact that the area has been a melting pot of cultural influences for centuries.
Immerse yourself in Lithuanian culture
Many of Vilnius' main attractions lie in the Old Town district making it the ideal place to go if you want to soak up some local culture. See stunning art works in the Cathedral Basilica. Visit the National Museum for a deep dive into Lithuanian history and culture. You can also explore the Vilnius Castle Complex, which is a group of cultural and historic buildings among which the Gediminas Tower is considered a symbol of the city and of Lithuania.
Great options for evening entertainment
Vilnius Old Town also provides some fantastic options for evening entertainment. Concerts and other events regularly take place at Cathedral Square and you can also enjoy a performance at the Lithuanian National Drama Theater. The Old Town offers a wide range of places to eat and drink. Head for a sophisticated and intimate restaurant beloved by locals, mingle in a vibrant and crowded bar or dance to your favorite music before heading back to the hotel for a great night's sleep.