Are you looking for things to do in Vilnius? Soviet Vilnius Guided Walking Tour, it is a good idea if you are going to visit Lithuania because in this city doing this activity, is one of the things that you should not miss. Currently, Vilnius is one of the most visited destinations in Lithuania, notable for its leisure establishments and activities that you can do throughout the day and is one of the favorite destinations for foreigners. To make your life easier the next time you visit this beautiful city we have prepared the best experience in Vilnius.
Things to do in Vilnius
What to see and do in Vilnius? There are many places of interest to visit in Vilnius, but this time you should not miss in this city.
Soviet Vilnius Guided Walking Tour from €17.00$
Vilnius Tour Description
One of the things to do in Vilnius, is this experience based on 32 reviews:
Get out of Vilnius’s Old Town to explore the new city and its recent history. See some impressive Soviet-era buildings. Listen to stories from the daily lives of people under communist rule and Lithuania’s road to independence.
What will you do in this Vilnius tour experience?
“The tour starts next to Gediminas monument at the Cathedral Square. As your guide takes you out of the Old Town you will see the former Palace of Concerts and Sports – a brutalist Soviet-era building which housed concerts and basketball games back in the day. Your tour continues along the river with some spectacular views towards the Green Bridge which used to be famous for its Soviet propaganda statues which were taken down recently.
Then you will visit the first shopping mall in the city and see one of the first hotels build for foreign guests to be spied on by KGB agents. After this, you will cross the river and go to Lukiskiu Square, former lyLenin’s Square. Your guide will tell you more about the harsh soviet rule under Stalin. Then finish your tour next to Seimas (parliament building) which was one of the spots where Lithuanians defended their independence in 1991.”
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