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Bison Paddock Of Pasiliai

You can see with your own eyes the Lithuanian aurochs – the largest European wild animals included in the Red Book – if you go to Panevezys surroundings. Just a century ago, it was thought that these animals are extinct, but thanks to big enthusiasm their population has been restored. Now when visiting Lithuania and going to Pasiliai auroch farm,

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Panevezys, Lithuania

Raudondvaris Manor

Raudondvaris manor is the monument of the beginning of the 17th century of Renaissance architecture in Lithuania. Manor overlooks on the right bank of the upper terrace of the river Nevezis near the confluence of the Nemunas and Nevėžis, 9 km. from Kaunas Jurbarkas direction. The main building of the Raudondvaris ensemble is the castle-palace with a tower. It was built

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Kaunas, Lithuania

The Sculpture Park

The sculpture park was founded at the crossroad of Vytauto and J. Simpsono Streets in Palanga in 1982. In 2008 the park was fully renewed and a set of valuable sculptures from collections of Lithuanian Art Museum was placed here. The park renovation was initiated by Palanga city municipality on the occasion of the 25th jubilee of the park. The

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Palanga, Lithuania

Amber Workshop

Amber has been processed on the present Lithuanian territory as early as in the III millennium B.C. Historians state that the amber processing business was so well developed, that back in XVII c. There were amber workshops in Palanga and not single masters. In XIX c. Palanga became one of the biggest amber industrial processing centers. In the end of

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Palanga, Lithuania

Birutė’s Hill

Palanga Birutė’s hill is situated in the counts Tyshkevich’s estate park. This is the highest (over 200 m high) relict dune. Since XVII c. it has been marked on all the major maps. People have been living here for very long time. The I-st millennium ceramics was found on the hill. At that time the hill was fortified with sand

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Klaipėda, Lithuania

Dino Park

Dinosaur Park is located near Radailiu Dvaras, on the high shore of a pond, only 7 km away from Klaipeda. It is a unique, only one of the kind in the Baltic states Dinosaur park holding impressive moving, spraying and roaring dinosaurs. Park visitors will be able to discover up to forty natural size dinosaur dummies.

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Klaipėda, Lithuania

Paluse

Palūšė – the capital of Aukštaitija national park, a resort. Here the most significant events of the Aukštaitija national park take place. Since the mid 20th century Aukštaitija national park and Palūšė have been reputed as the Mecca of water tourism. As far back as 1959, Palūšė had its tourist base established, from which organised water tourism trips have been arranged.

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Ignalina, Lithuania

Ignalina

Ignalina district is located in East of Lithuania and it is well known as a land of beautiful landscape. There are more than 200 lakes, some rivers and ponds. The forests take a third of the whole territory and a quarter of it are takes by the protected territories. In Ignalina district there are located the major part of Aukstaitija

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Ignalina, Lithuania

Ventė Cape

Ventė Cape (Lithuanian: Ventės ragas; sometimes referred to as Ventė Horn or Ventė Peninsula) is a headland in Nemunas Delta, located in Šilutė district, Lithuania. It is known as a rest place for many birds during their migrations, particularly the autumn migration. One of the first bird ringing stations in Europe, still in operation, was opened here by Tadas Ivanauskas in

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Klaipėda, Lithuania

Moletai Observatory

Astronomical observations require dark and clear sky. The old Astronomical observatory of Vilnius University, opened in 1753, and the new University observatory near the Vingis Park, built in 1921, gradually appeared inside the Vilnius city with no conditions for astronomical observations. In 1969 a new observatory was started in the Moletai district, about 70 km north of Vilnius. It is

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Vilnius, Lithuania