Soviet nostalgia: Vilnius.

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Tour Number

Activity Level

125451


Categories

City, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), Polish (fluent), English (fluent)

Private driving tour in Vilnius


Would you like to experience how the life was in those „good old days"? How the average citizen of Lithuanian Soviet Socialist Republic used to live, work, eat and play?
The Soviet Vilnius Tour will discover the most interesting stories, people and places for you. So don't loose this chance, join us!

Itinerary

During sightseeing you will have a look to some memorial places:
ͻ Gedimino av. ( Lenin's av. )
ͻ Lukiškių square (During the Soviet area, the square was renamed to Lenin Square)
ͻ The building of a Parlament and The Concrete blocks (covered with freedom graffiti) which once formed part of the 1991 barricades
ͻ The monument dedicated for the victims of the mass deportations to Siberia
ͻ TV Tower, place where Lithuanian citizens died while trying to maintain the blockade against Soviet troops in 1991. The elevator takes to 165 m height for amazing view within 40 km.
ͻ The Museum of Genocide Victims ( Previous KGB residence and a prison, the museum is the only one of its kind in the former Soviet republics). At the end of a tour you will have an option to visit The Museum of Genocide Victims or having a lunch in a close soviet style restaurant.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meet up at your hotel.

End location: Up to your request.

Duration: 2 hours 30 min.

If you will decide to visit the Genocide muzeum, you could do this by yourself, it takes additionally about 2 hours.

What’s Included

The professional private guide service and transportation with mini Van is included.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 Euro - 4 Euro Entrance fee to the Genocide Museum, 3 Euro- the earphone rent ( optionally). 6 Euro - TV tower elevator fee.

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