Welcome to Aukštaitija National Park
In beloved Aukštaitija (owk-shtai-ti-ya) National Park it’s clear where Lithuania’s love for nature arose. The natural paradise of deep, whispering forests and blue lakes bewitched this once-pagan country.Around 70% of the park comprises pine, spruce and deciduous forests, inhabited by elk, deer and wild boar. Its highlight is a labyrinth of 126 lakes, the deepest being Lake Tauragnas (60.5m deep). A footpath leads... Read More
Top experiences in Aukštaitija National Park
Aukštaitija National Park activities
Private Tour to Aukstaitija National Park from Vilnius
Your guide meets you in the morning at your centrally located Vilnius hotel.Board your comfortable, air-conditioned minivan and set out for Aukstaitija National Park, located about 1.5 hours by road. Take in the stunning natural beauty of the region as you approach the park, which contains more than 100 rivers and lakes.Your guide shares legends about the Ginuciai Water Mill, a 200-year-old structure that is located near Ignalina and rumored to be haunted. Have time to look around the mill and check out the perfectly preserved 19th-century apparatus. Next up, ascend Ladakalnis, a hill that stands 575 feet (175 meters) high and offers sweeping vistas of the surrounding countryside and lakes. Visit the Beekeeping Museum, an important cultural institution that was founded in 1974. Browse exhibitions about beekeeping throughout the ages and taste some locally produced honey at the end of your tour.Relax during the return journey Vilnius where your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel.