Klaipėda is the third largest city in Lithuania. Geographically, the city has an enviable location: it stretches along the Baltic Sea and the Curonian Lagoon, which, needless to say, will make the stay there truly spectacular.
If you need a place to stay in Klaipėda, just take your pick - the infrastructure of accommodation services in the port city is developed extremely well, so every tourist will find an offer that best suits their needs.
Both those coming to the city just for a day and those staying a longer period will enjoy a time spent purposefully. No matter how long you stay in Klaipėda, you should get to know its old town. The latter is very cosy, neat and has a distinctly authentic atmosphere. You will be amazed by its aura, unique architectural solutions, the abundance of sculptures, each of which has an entertaining history of its own or reflect a colourful legend, the Theatre Square that have won the title of the ‘heart of the city’, and other sights. There are many great places in the old town of Klaipėda and, should you be looking for a place to eat, you will have the opportunity to taste both traditional Lithuanian dishes and enjoy masterpieces typical of the cuisines of other countries.
Do not miss the opportunity to visit the Castle Museum housed in authentic poternas, where magnificent exhibits that ‘narrate’ the story of the development of the city are presented. Travelers with children should definitely visit the Maritime Museum and the Dolphinarium - a truly unique experience and warmest emotions are guaranteed. Another place to visit is the Amber Queen museum, where you will discover masterpieces made of amber: pipes, antiques, and amber pieces with the most amazing inclusions that are the major visitor attraction. A whole treasure-house of amber with the secrets of this gemstone are waiting for you! Surely, this is a non-exhaustive list of Klaipėda museums, so museum lovers will not experience any lack of activities of such type when in the port city.
The Sculpture Park, with over one hundred amazing works of art, is also worth your attention. It is a real open-air gallery.
Plant lovers will be fascinated by the Botanical Garden - enjoy the hundreds of plant species, their amazing compositions, multitude of blossoms and colours, and a great harmony.
To stay in Klaipėda and not to devote some time to the sea? It would be simply unforgivable! Make sure to find some spare moments for the beautiful Baltic Sea. In the morning, it is a perfect place to have a cup of coffee, while admiring the rising sun and the ripply sea. During daytime, everyone looking for a quality rest will enjoy the pleasures of the sun and the sea, not to mention the spectacular view in the evening, when watching the sun disappearing into the sea...
For those who seek active leisure, entertainment and experiences, Klaipėda has something to offer as well. The city often hosts various events, especially so in the warm season, and educational programmes and a variety of fun leisure activities are organised in museums and other places of attraction.
Klaipėda is a wonderful city with a profound history and a long list of various places to visit that gives each guest to the city a bunch of positive emotions and great experience.