Presentation for Swiss tourism market

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Presentation for Swiss tourism market

  1. 1. LITHUANIA SEE IT! FEEL IT! LOVE IT!
  2. 2. COUNTRY ACCESSIBILITY • Lithuania is in the geographical centre of the Europe; • Lithuania is easily accessible by air, land, or sea; • It is the gateway between the East and the West; • It has three international airports. • There is only a short distance between its major attractions;
  3. 3. The main facts
  4. 4. TOURISM SECTOR ! Positive remark on international tourism growth in the last years! Foreign trips to the country amounted to 2 million (2012)! ! Lithuanian accommodation establishments provided stay for 56 percent of foreign tourists and 33 percent of domestic tourists (2012).
  5. 5. The most popular tourism products provided by Lithuania: cultural tourism, city breaks, active tourism, health and SPA tourism and MICE tourism.
  6. 6. UNESCO World Heritage in Lithuania The Curonian Spit The Hill of Crosses Vilnius historic centre Kernavė Archaeological Site (Cultural Reserve of Kernavė)
  7. 7. BIRŠTONAS PALANGA RESORTS IN LITHUANIA DRUSKININKAI NERINGA
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  9. 9. Lithuanian/ UNWTO project – worldwide amber road
  10. 10. 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
  11. 11. Heritage from Swiss architects Pažaislis Monastery Complex (Kaunas)
  12. 12. LITHUANIAN VILLAGE “Šveicarija” (Switzerland)
  13. 13. And the nature similarities.. similarities
  14. 14. NERINGA THE INSPIRING LEGEND
  15. 15. THE CURONIAN SPIT (orig. Kuršių nerija) IS A LONG SAND DUNE STRIP, WHICH STRETCHES 98 KILOMETERS ALONG THE BALTIC SEA IN THE WESTERN PART OF LITHUANIA. 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.
  16. 16. CULTURAL AND NATURAL HERITAGE OF INTERNATIONAL SIGNIFICANT 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 “Natura 2000. In 2012 the Curonian Spit were awarded as one of the 6 Baltic sea wonders Neringa – the III place winner of Lithuanian destinations of excellence.
  17. 17. 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” ;  
  18. 18. Richness of flora and fauna ! White Sea – the Baltic Sea birds’ migration birds highway goes along the Curonian spit.
  19. 19. The resort is preferred by those who like its exceptional freedom, tranquility and relaxing atmosphere. climatic treatment, sea, sun, sand and air therapies. There are excellent conditions for
  20. 20. AND IT IS A PLACE FOR ACTIVE AND EXTREME LEISURE
  21. 21. 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”!
  22. 22. PLACES IN INTEREST
  23. 23. THE COGNITIVE PATH IN THE NAGLIAI NATURE RESERVE (THE DEAD/GREY DUNES)
  24. 24. Rich cultural heritage and life
  25. 25. THE WEATHERVANES CURONIANS SAILING BOAT “KURĖNAS” and UNIQUE ARCHITECTURE
  26. 26. Unique and exclusive accommodation at the ancient villas, ethnographical houses and modern hotels.
  27. 27. Newest high spot! The Curonian spit on international media http://www.mdr.de/mediathek/themen/reportage/
  28. 28. THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTENTION!
  29. 29. Contact information and useful links Nida Culture and Tourism information centre “Agila” www.visitneringa.com The Curonian Spit National Park Direction www.nerija.lt Neringa Municipality Administration www.neringa.lt The State Department of Tourism www.tourism.lt The Official Tourism Information of Lithuania www.lithuania.travel.lt LIKE’ABLE Lithuania on Facebook

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