including traditional icons
Vilnius is famous for its chic baroque sights, but the most popular monuments are cathedrals and temples. The city also boasts its quiet, narrow streets and the unique atmosphere of the Middle Ages. The history of each street is overgrown with its legends and tales, which are very fond of curious tourists.
Gediminas Castle – the glorious landmark of Vilnius
Gediminas Castle is one of those buildings that have come down to us since the construction of the city itself. As early as the 13th century, it served as a defensive bastion and a prison, and now serves as the main attraction and center of Lithuanian tourism. The castle houses the Vilnius Themed Historical Museum and many archaeological finds. Gediminas Castle will be of interest to anyone who is interested in the past of this small country.
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