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Baltic Amber Road Tour – 5 Days

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Baltic Amber Road Tour - 5 Days

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    5 Days
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    Max People : 35
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    25 Objects
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    Mar 01’ - Oct 30'
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    Min Age : 7+
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    Pickup: Airpot
What to Expect
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    During this tour in a short time, you will be able to get know with Amber history in Lithuania and Latvia
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    Carefully selected hotels, delicious national food, helpful and attentive local staff
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    One of the most beautiful places in Lithuania: Klaipeda and Curonian Spit
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    Ventspils - is a modern city and in the same time well preserved his history
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    Qualified local guides
Itinerary

Day 1:Arrival Vilnius - Klaipeda

Arriving in Vilnius. Journey to the Lithuanian port city – Klaipeda, which is also known as – Memel during the time of the German occupation. This city is one of the most beautiful cities in our country, which is decorated with distinctive architectural buildings. Klaipeda – the third most populous city and the only port in Lithuania. The city has the only one Clock Museum and the oldest pharmacy shop in Lithuania – “The Green Pharmacy”. The exploration of the only one Lithuanian port city starts with – Klaipeda – Old Town, which is one of the most beautiful in our country. Theatre Square, the heart of the port city. This is a place where local people and guest of Klaipeda really love to gather. A variety of concerts, International Jazz Festival, and the most famous The Sea Festival – Klaipeda it’s a place where all these events are taking place.

We continue to explore the city, which has a unique building architecture (a legacy of the German period). Germans dominate the streets of the Old Town is characterized Fachwerk style. Later we will visit the Clock Museum *, which was founded in 1984., and stored in one of Europe’s largest collections of watches. In this museum are exhibited sun, water, fire, sand and mechanical watches. Here you can see the Baroque, Renaissance, Rococo, Neoclassical and Art Nouveau-style watches. The courtyard of the museum has the great park, where is the sun watch. Spend here few minutes and you can notice movements of this magnificent sun clock. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2:Klaipeda - Ventspils

Breakfast. After breakfast, a guided tour to visit Ventspils in Latvia. It is assumed that here start the first traces of “Amber Road”. We will visit the Ventspils Museum*, which is located in Livonia Order Castle, here are archeological finds of amber. Later proceed for Pavilostas, quiet and untouched town near the sea. In autumn and spring after the strong winds and storms of the Baltic Sea, near in this small town, on the coastline, the sea emits a number of amber, also known as the Gold of Baltic region. Pavilostas always working 4-5 professional Amber cachers. If there will possibility, we will introduce you to those people, who will tell you interesting facts about Amber. Overnight in the hotel.

Day 3:Ventspils - Sventoji - Palanga - Klaipeda

Breakfast. After breakfast, we will go to the Sventoji town. In this village was a shrine for offerings to our pagan Gods, before the Christianity came to our lands. It is believed that in these dunes stands the only one restored pagan temple in Lithuania, with the astronomical observatory. The ancient Lithuanians came to their shrines, to pray and make offerings to the gods. Now here’s a place for pagan Festivals which are still for some local people. The journey continues to Palanga. Here we will enter the treasure of city – The Amber Museum*. In this museum, from 15 countries, are exhibited over 4500 amber articles. Later on, we will go to open air amber workshop. Professional amber masters will provide an opportunity to monitor the entire process of amber development from crude amber pies till its transformation into the decoration that you can buy here in an amber jewelry. We will complete our day trip by visiting Minor Lithuania History Museum in Klaipeda. Here is exhibition of a large amber collection findings from the V-VI centuries, they will let you get know the history of amber, explore ancient amber beads necklaces, which once was used not only as decoration, but also had served as money. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4:Klaipeda - Curonian Spit

Breakfast. After breakfast, we will proceed for a day trip to Curonian Spit. This is the peninsula that separates the Curonian Lagoon from the Baltic Sea. In year 2000 Curonian Spit was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Will enter Juodkrante, it is a cozy resort town, which was found in the nineteenth century, the world’s largest amber archeological discovery, which consists of 434 amber decorations. A large amount of those findings was rare and valuable amber human and animal figurines. The collections are displayed at various exhibitions and copies of those figurines you can observe in Palanga Amber Museum. Then we continue the journey to the largest village on the Curonian Spit – Nida. The town – has quaint walking paths, friendly environment and well-preserved old fishermen’s houses. We will visit Mizgiriai Amber Gallery*. This gallery was opened in 1993. It gathers and displays high artistic amber decoration. There are private workshops where you can buy unique amber jewelry made on the spot straight from the artists that had made them. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5:Departure Vilnius

Breakfast. After breakfast transfer to the airport. Your flight back to your country.

Trip details

Price Includes

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    Traveling on a comfortable bus / minibus / car with an AC
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    4 nights/ 3* and 4* hotel accommodation with breakfast (at the early departure may be the breakfast package)
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    Excursion - entertainment program (in description)
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    Ferry tickets (Klaipeda- Curonian Spit - Klaipeda)
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    Local guides
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    Entrance / environmental taxes for Kursiu Nerija
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    The travel paperwork documentation

Price Excludes

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    International flight tickets (but we will help you buy inexpensive flight tickets)
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    Meals: Lunch, dinner
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    Medical Insurance
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    Personal expenses, gratuities to local guides and drivers, beverages, and other expenses not mentioned
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    Note - you will have to pay extra for permission to take pictures and videos of certain objects
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    (*) - optional selected objects

Optional *

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    Special tours in the city
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    Concerts in Vilnius
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    Tasting events of Beer and other Lithuanian drinks
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    Spa packages
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    Air Balloon Flight, depending on the season and weather conditions
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    Airplane flight (guided tour, depending on the season and weather conditions
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    Half board at hotels (4 x 3 course dinner with coffee/tea): EUR 120.00 pp
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    Single supplement: EUR 190.00 per person
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FAQ

I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

The price for single supplement is 190 EUR

Which currency is most widely accepted on this tour?

– Lithuania – Euro (EUR)

Should I book pre/post additional services?

Additional services must be booked in advance. This may not be possible during the trip.

What is cancellation policy?

Cancellation conditions: the Seller reserves the right to charge the following cancellation fees: for cancellations from 30-21 days prior to arrival – 30% of the basic tour price, for cancellations 20-7 days prior to arrival – 60% of the basic tour price, 6-1 days prior to arrival 70% of the basic tour price and for “no show” – 75% of the basic tour price.

Please note Covid-19 might affect individual cancellation policy and refund terms.