VILNIUS PANORAMIC HILLS SNOWSHOE TOUR
Vilnius is all surrounded by nature. You don’t even need to leave far from the cozy Old Town to enjoy winter outdoor fun! Put the snowshoes on and climb up the snowy hills to see breathtaking views of the city. Walk on forest trails, learn about the landscape and listen to the legends and real stories about Vilnius and its citizens. This tour is an ultimate urban outdoor activity during the winter season!
- Snowshoeing on nature trails right in the city centre
- Panoramic views over the Old Town
- Monument of Three Crosses
November - March
IMPORTANT: This tour is a subject to change in case of bad weather conditions. If there’s a lack of snow, you can cancel your booking or we can offer you a regular hike without snowshoes as an alternative.
This is a small group regular tour.
Starts at 09:00 daily from 2017.12.01 to 2018.03.15 (advance booking required)
Duration 1,5 hours.
Min. 2 persons - Max. 8 persons.
€15,00 per person
Private tour/other times: min. 4 persons / €60,00
Bell tower (entrance side) at the Cathedral Square (Adress: Katedros a. 2).
- Professional guide.
- Rental of snowshoes, poles and gaiters.
- Photos of the tour made by guide will be sent afterwards.
More about the tour:
Meet the guide at the Cathedral Square and get the instructions about snowshoeing before starting the tour. Walk to the hills right next to the Old Town and beginn the snowshoe hike in the valley of Vilnia River. Climb up the chain of hills on the right bank of Vilnia. Visit monumental Three Crosses on the Crooked Hill and see the best view of Gediminas Castle and Old Town. Continue on the forest trails and have different perspectives of the city from the top of every hill. There will be some easy to moderate climbs and descents on the way and the guide will adjust the route depending on conditions. After the tour you will return to the starting point.
Please dress accordingly to the weather conditions, wear appropriate footwear (snow boots or waterproof hiking shoes and warm socks) and warm gloves.