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Free Walking Tour: Discover the secrets of Vilnius old town!

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Registered on August 30, 2021

We are a group (Vytautė, Ugnė, Marius, Violeta, Laura, Remigijus) of professional tour guides that are in love with the charming city of Vilnius. We are not only the history fans but also enthusiastic travelers that like presenting the unique culture and unforgettable stories that took place in Vilnius.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Oh, welcome to a magical Vilnius old town! Narrow, winded streets, cozy courtyards, rich history, diverse architecture, and cheerful legends, Vilnius has it all for a nice stay.
In this guided tour, we will present you the history of the city from the wild pagan times and glorious battles to the Soviet times and current days. You will get to know the most famous Grand Dukes, influential Duchess, cruel conquerors, brightest minds, and different cultures that shaped the architecture and the history of the city.

The free old town tour covers:

  • The Cathedral square 
  • The Presidential palace
  • Vilnius University
  • The Jewish Quarter
  • The Town Hall and its surroundings
  • The Bastion and panoramic views to the old city
  • The Republic of Užupis that is the “separate country” close to the Old Town
  • St Anne’s and Bernardine churches, the gothic corner of Vilnius
  • And plenty of secret courtyards and passages!

Endpoint: Literatu Street is about 5 min by walk from the meeting point

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Katedros aikštė, Vilnius 01143, Lithu...
    Katedros aikštė, Vilnius 01143, Lithuania
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    The tour guide will be waiting for you next to Gediminas monument at cathedral square. Search for a red umbrella!

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Vilnius Cathedral
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Vilnius University
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Presidential Palace of Lithuania
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Vilnius Town Hall
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Stiklių gatvė
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Bastion of the Vilnius Defensive Wall
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Užupis
  • 8
    Outside visit
    St. Anne's Church

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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4.85
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4.55
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4.68
Quality
4.79
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Vladimir 25 May 2024
Belgrade

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Excellent tour. I recomend... 😊
Santiago 22 May 2024
Toronto

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Great Information and good vibes!
Adnan 16 May 2024
Brussels

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Excellent. It was fun, insightful, detailed and touched upon different aspects of Lithuania’s culture and history. Very cool.
Noah 15 May 2024
Oslo

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Sadly one of the worser walking tours I've done. I also couldn't tip given that I didn't have cash (never been on a walking tour that didn't accept card or revolut transfer).
Alexandra 11 May 2024
Athens

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Travelled in family - May 2024
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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