• Lithuania is in the
geographical centre of the
• Lithuania is easily accessible
by air, land, or sea;
• It is the gateway between the
East and the West;
• It has three international
• There is only a short distance
between its major attractions;
Positive remark on international tourism growth in the last
years! Foreign trips to the country amounted to 2 million
! Lithuanian accommodation establishments provided stay for
56 percent of foreign tourists and 33 percent of
domestic tourists (2012).
The most popular tourism products provided by
Lithuania: cultural tourism, city breaks, active tourism,
health and SPA tourism and MICE tourism.
UNESCO World Heritage in Lithuania
The Curonian Spit
The Hill of Crosses
Vilnius historic centre
Site (Cultural Reserve of
RESORTS IN LITHUANIA
Switzerland and Lithuania
Interested facts and what we are proud of
Juozas Eretas (Joseph Ehret)
Founder of the ELTA (the Lithuanian
agency of telegrams of Eretas); the first
president of the ELTA; scientist;
Constantin Andreas von Regel
Founder of Kaunas Botanical Garden
Heritage from Swiss architects
Pažaislis Monastery Complex
THE CURONIAN SPIT (orig. Kuršių nerija) IS A LONG SAND DUNE STRIP,
WHICH STRETCHES 98 KILOMETERS ALONG THE BALTIC SEA IN THE WESTERN PART
52 kilometres of the Spit belongs to Republic of Lithuania, the rest part is Federation of
Russia (Kaliningrad region)
Neringa town was established here in 1961. It consists of 4 settlements:
Nida, Preila, Pervalka and Juodkrantė.
In order to preserve the valuable landscape complex-
The Curonian Spit National Park was founded in 1991.
CULTURAL AND NATURAL HERITAGE OF INTERNATIONAL
Since the year 2000 Curonian
Spit has been included into
UNESCO World Heritage list, as
value of cultural landscape.
The Curonian Spit is a part of
In 2012 the Curonian Spit were
awarded as one of the 6 Baltic
Neringa – the III place winner of
Lithuanian destinations of
INTERNATIONAL SIGNIFICANCE OF THE BEACHES
• In 2002 – Awards of The Blue Flag (Nida, Juodkrantė).
• In 2010 Neringa seaside beaches – second place in the
World (Lonely Planet).
• Neringa’s beach is a paradise of the Earth - Metro’s
selected as “Beach of the dreams” ;
Richness of flora and fauna
! White Sea – the Baltic Sea birds’ migration
highway goes along the Curonian spit.
The resort is preferred by those who like its exceptional
freedom, tranquility and relaxing atmosphere.
sea, sun, sand and air therapies.
There are excellent conditions for
AND IT IS A PLACE FOR ACTIVE AND EXTREME
Bicycle paths stretches along the whole Curonian Spit. When riding
along this modern-equipped bicycle path, you can stop and view many places of
interest in Neringa.
NOTE: Tourism package is provided for the Project!-
“Cycling around the Curonian Lagoon”!
Contact information and useful links
Nida Culture and Tourism information centre “Agila”
The Curonian Spit National Park Direction
Neringa Municipality Administration
The State Department of Tourism
The Official Tourism Information of Lithuania
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