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Hidden Gems of Kaunas - Free Walking Tour

Duration: 2h
Languages: English
Guru: Vytenis
Quality Verified Registered on May 30, 2022

I am an enthusiastic Kaunas resident who is a professional guide and culture lover. I enjoy Kaunas every day, living its atmosphere, and discovering new details that help me to love the city even more.

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

Tour description

Kaunas is blessed with a cosy environment- spacious fine buildings, two rivers converging into one and plenty of trees.
It was once a castle, then a fortress city and later it became the cultural and political centre of the whole country. And now it is a small, quiet town with a distinctive culture, where the townspeople themselves create big part of environment.
The tour will give you a sense of what Kaunas is all about, presenting the most important parts of the city as well as seeing the "hidden gems". I believe that you need to see not only the "big things", but hidden parts as well. Those details tells not less important stories.
 

You will visit:

  • Old Kaunas Post Office
  • Site of Romas Kalanta self- immolation
  • "Courtyard gallery"
  • Central Bank of Lithuania
  • Local yars
  • Interwar modernist architecture buildings
  • Church of Saint Gertrude
  • "Secret chapel"
  • Cathedral of Kaunas


Tour will not happen with less than 3 participants!

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    L. Sapiegos g. 2, 44251 Kaunas, Lithu...
    L. Sapiegos g. 2, 44251 Kaunas, Lithuania
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    By the momument of grand duke Vytautas. On a monument you will see written "Lietuvos Galybės Kūrėjui 1430-1930" you will se a guide with a binder in his hands:)

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Jonas Vileišis monument
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Kauno centrinis paštas
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Muzikinio teatro parkas
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Vytauto Didžiojo paminklas
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Lietuvos bankas
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Kaunas State Philharmonic Society
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Kiemo galerija
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Šv. Gertrūdos bažnyčia
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Švč. Sakramento bažnyčia
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Kauno šv. Petro ir Povilo arkikatedra bazilika

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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4.53
Fun
4.28
Expression
4.39
Quality
4.66
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4.65
Paul 16 Jul 2024
Stockholm

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Vytenis was a really good guide giving lots of information about different aspects of the sights we were seeing.
Martin 02 Jul 2024
Nuremberg

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Great Tour.
Lisa 29 Jun 2024
Le Havre

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Great tour! Informative, interesting, unexpectedly funny. I would definitely recommend this tour to a friend.
Cathy 20 Jun 2024
Nelson

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
We had a delightful tour of Kaunas with Vytenis. His information was varied and did a very nice job of balancing this often sad history with a fun and interesting sense of humor. Thank you kindly!
Michał 17 Jun 2024
London

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Best ever tour, this man has a passion!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 100 people.
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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  • Cancellation risk
    This tour has a high percentage of cancellations by the guru.
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  • Cancellation risk
    This tour has a high percentage of cancellations by the guru.
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