Palanga is among top ten resorts in Europe and has been repeatedly recognized by UNESCO as the most environmentally friendly place in Europe.
Palanga is a city which is located 25 km from Klaipeda, and is considered one of the best beach resorts not only in Lithuania but in all Eastern Baltic and has a length of 23 kilometers shoreline.
Streets Palanga stretched along the line of the beach, literally drowning in green parks and pine forests. Sunny days in Palanga is two times more than the average in Lithuania, so every season in this resort town comes a huge number of tourists.
The best time for a trip to Palanga are July and August, but even in September on the coast of the Baltic Sea still holds great weather and for people poor tolerance heat - it's just paradise.
Maritime climate, pine arrays and the unique ecology of this place have created favorable conditions for the rest of Lithuania
Palanga is not only the seaport, but also a spa resort,so here tourists can come afflicted with respiratory ways.
Resort town Palanga is a resort of several types: climatic, mud and spa.
But the city is known not only as the climate, but also spa resort. There are widely used mud baths, radon baths, as well as mineral water, rich in trace elements and various salts.
Resort has such therapeutic factors like sea healthful air, swimming in the sea water, mud baths, which use the chloride sodium-calcium water wonderful peat mud, which are used to perform therapeutic mud treatments.
- mineral water, rich in trace elements and various salts,
- clear sea,
- white sand and pine clean air saturated with iodine vapor sea wind.
- Diseases of the cardiovascular system
- Diseases of the peripheral nervous system
- Diseases of the respiratory system
- Skin allergies
- Hearing and vision
- Diseases of the ear, nose and throat
Places To Visit
Palanga Botanical Park Birute
Experts recognize that parks of Lithuania are no way inferior to the famous British parks. Birute Palanga Botanical Park - one of the finest, best-preserved and well-kept parks not only in Lithuania, but also in Eastern Europe.
This natural park in English style was founded in 1897 by Felix Tiskevicius Earl (1865-1931).
At present the area of Palanga Botanical Park more than 100 hectares, forest plantations occupy 60 hectares, meadows - 24.5 hectares, flower beds - 0.5 hectares, ponds - 1.16 ha, paths and alleys are about 18 km.
Beach Park stretches 1.5 km, in 2003 it was given the Blue Flag certificate.
Earl F. Tyshkevich Palace (Amber Museum)
Representational palace counts Tyszkiewicz was designed by German architect Franz Svechten (Franz Schwechten). This impressive building, built by Felix Tyshkevich when he settled permanently in Palanga.
This palace in neoclassical style with a terrace, where you can climb stairs, decorated with sculptures made in Paris lion and vases. South facade has a portico with columns and balustrade terrace, where you can get in the rose garden.
Here in 1963 has been created created Palanga Amber Museum - definitely a jewel decoration and Palanga. Amber Museum is a division of the Lithuanian Art Museum.
Birutė in Palanga is located in manor park counts Tyszkiewicz. This is the highest (altitude 200 m) relict dune. Since the XVII century. it is indicated in all major cards.
People have lived here for a long time. Ceramics found here I-th millennium.
While hill was fortified sand mounds, wooden fences. Housing complex Curonian tribes often consisted of the castle, one or more settlements and the altar. Birute castle on the mountain and the altar were still in X-XIII c., At the foot of the hill there was a village.
This sanctuary is associated with the name of the priestess Birute, the wife of Prince Kestutis and Vytautas mother that which is said to have lived here, supported by the sacred fire, and after his death was buried here
Pierce and J. Basanaviciaus Street
It is hardly possible to imagine Palanga without the Pier. In 1884 Tyshkevich ordered to restore Palanga port.
He gained also the steamer for transportation of passengers and goods. Until 1888 the vessel was carrying passengers, goods, products from Liepaja.
Unfortunately, after storms dock swerved sand and sun in a few years has become unsuitable for shipping. Since 1892 the pier became a favorite place for walks.
People coming to listen to the sound of the sea, the sound of gulls, and seeing the sun has long been a tradition.
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