Category Archives: Trakai by bike

Bike routes around Trakai

All routes in Trakai: (for the routes between Vilnius and Trakai see the other article) Route around Trakai 1 ‘blue signs’ / Maršrutas “Aplink Skaistį” Booklet describing two parts of it: Varnikiai recognition path (East of Trakai) http://velovilnius.lt/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/dviraciu_turizmas_EN_Varnikiai.pdf To Užutrakis manor house http://velovilnius.lt/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/dviraciu_turizmas_EN-uzutrakis.pdf Route around Trakai 2 ‘red signs’ / Maršrutas “Aplink Akmeną” Route 3 “Old Trakai” / Senieji Trakai less scenic route, and more car traffic on the road, this route is more of interest for Lithuanians due to history reasons. Old Trakai (Senieji Trakai)…

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Trakai by bike

Trakai Bike Map (both the ways from Vilnius to Trakai as routes around Trakai) Trakai is surely one of the highlights in Lithuania: A Medieval castle on an island within lakes, an Old village with wooden houses an very special traditions and food. A very special target not far from Vilnlus is the Medieval water castle and former capital of Trakai. Trakai is famous for many things: it’s water castle, the lakes, the manor house of Užutrakis. The small old town itself lies among the lakes…

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Routes from Vilnius to Trakai

Leaving Vilnius: 2 ways from the city centre to Lentvaris Now there are two main versions to go from Vilnius to Trakai: There is no doubt about the first part: Start from Cathedral square via Gediminas Prospektas Boulevard and the Žvėrynas (District of Wooden Houses) to Vingis Park When you come to the round about at the Main road Savanorių prospektas it’s time for a decision: ROUTE 1: The “traditional route” leads along Savanorių prospektas, then turn right at Titnagio St. use the very scenic…

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Trakai by bike

Photos [shashin type=”photo” id=”569,564,563,562,560,547″ size=”small” columns=”max” order=”user” position=”center”]   Trakai is surely one of the highlights in Lithuania: A Medieval castle on an island within lakes, an Old village with wooden houses an very special traditions and food. A very special target not far from Vilnlus is the Medieval water castle and former capital of Trakai. Trakai is famous for many things: it’s water castle, the lakes, the manor house of Užutrakis. The small old town itself lies among the lakes as it would be on…

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