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Small-Group Food and History Walking Tour of Vilnius

Highlights
  • A 3-hour guided tour of Vilnius’ Old Town featuring hearty and delicious local cuisine
  • Stop into delis to sample cured meat and cheese and other local delicacies
  • Try locally produced beer, mead, wine and kvass
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Small-Group Food and History Walking Tour of Vilnius
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6pm Departure
Tour departing at 6pm
US$89.25
Overview
Discover the delights of Lithuania’s medieval capital on this small-group food and history walking tour of Vilnius. Follow your guide through the UNESCO–listed city’s cobblestone streets and admire the many Gothic and Baroque churches you find. Gain insight into Vilnius’ history and heritage, and learn the effects of Soviet-era rule. Stop off at local cafes and bars, and sample speciality snacks the locals love such as cured meats and fish, cheeses and breads. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
What to Expect
The Old Town of Vilnius, a UNESCO-protected site, is crammed with cobblestone streets and Gothic and Baroque churches, plus imposing palaces and even a castle. Meet your guide in Old Town and start strolling the narrow, winding streets, learning about the history and culture of Vilnius, as well as how the Soviet era created scars that are still visible in the streets of the city.
Vilnius’ Old Town is one of the largest preserved medieval quarters in all of Europe. Learn from your guide how so much of the town remains preserved. And while you’re at it, try some of the very edible fruits of Lithuania’s culinary culture: cured meats and fish, cheese, and bread. The tour includes stops at five cafés, shops or bars.

Lithuanian cuisine, influenced by the food of Poland and Germany, is rib-stickingly hearty. Indulge in bigos, a long-simmering hunters stew bobbing with sausages and seasonal veggies. Or sample the cold, bright-pink borscht soup. Wash it down with a locally produced beer or wine or even mead, honey wine. Try gira, Lithuanian kvass, which is made from black bread. Sip some acorn coffee, a caffeine-free drink that has been popular in Lithuania since the Middle Ages.

The tour concludes in Old Town, leaving you free to continue to explore this part of town. Go ahead and walk off the feast you’ve just devoured.
Reviews (27)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Flavours of Vilnius, great tour!

I booked the Flavours of Vilnius for me and my 17 colleagues. Our guide, Ieva, picked us up at the hotel and took us around to different places for tasting of local food and drinks. It was a great experience with nice food and drinks...More

Thank Stina J
LT_VOYAGER, Guest Relations Manager at Vilnius Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Stina, Tusen takk you for your kind feedback and high evaluation. We are so happy to read you have liked our adventure – you already know that Ieva has enjoyed your company too. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to find out more about...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Two great tours in one day!

Because of scheduling issues, we ended up taking two tours on Assumption Day (August 15th, a national holiday) with Vilnius Urban Adventures. What a great day! In the morning, we took the walking tour with Anna. She enthusiastically shared the history of the city while...More

Thank Mari R
LT_VOYAGER, Guest Relations Manager at Vilnius Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Dear Mari, Thank you for your kind feedback - we loved to have you and your daughter on our tours. All our other handpicked guides always go out of the way to make our tours an exceptional and memorable ones. Follow us on Facebook and...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Don't Miss this Tour!

If you only have one day in Vilnius, sample the variety and quality of its cuisine during an evening food tour while being informed and entertained by a skilled and professional UA guide. Rasa was exceptional in every respect, from her broad knowledge of Lithuanian...More

Thank Galooba
LT_VOYAGER, Guest Relations Manager at Vilnius Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Dear Galooba, Thank you for your kind feedback and high evaluation - it was our pleasure to have you as a guest. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to find out more about us and yourself. We wish you best travels in future and look...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Inspiring introduction to local life and specialities in Vilnius

Our group really enjoyed this tasting experience of Vilnius performed by Ieva who was an inspiring and knowledgeable guide - also challenging our Nordic tongues. We would recommend all to take this tour to get the flavors of Vilnius - and we will for sure...More

Thank LisbethFalk
LT_VOYAGER, Guest Relations Manager at Vilnius Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Lisbeth Thank you for your kind feedback - we love your group too! Ieva and all our other handpicked guides always go out of the way to make our tours an exceptional and memorable ones. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram (see the latest...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Awesome Tour!

My friend and I went on this tour. We enjoyed it so very much... Vilija was terrific and so informative..and the food was delightful too! I would recommend this tour to everyone... not only was our tour amazing, but I made a wonderful new friend...More

Thank M W
LT_VOYAGER, Guest Relations Manager at Vilnius Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Dear M W Thank you for your kind feedback. Vilija and all our other handpicked and trained guides always go out of the way to make our tours an exceptional and memorable ones. Quite often our guests make new friends with our guides. Follow us...More

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