"For history, lakes and... Turkish food lovers :-)" Top 5 Page for this destination Trakai by matcrazy1
Trakai Travel Guide: 217 reviews and 635 photos
Trakai is a small town founded in the 14th century, only 28 km west of Vilnius. My eyes enjoyed a lot looking at lovely castle located on an island, my stomach was happy to taste unique Karaime cousine, my mind was fascinating with the old history of the area displayed in the castle museums.
I found Trakai a very interesting place and lovely place to visit, simply a must see whenever you are in Lithuania.
Colours of these boats on my picture reminded me boats from... Malta. But the landscape was surely more green :-).
There were many swans, including these ones, coated by grey fur baby-swans, on my picture. They were waiting for my food. Hmm... I didn't feed them.
- Pros:Castle with museum (history!), lanscapes, water sports, watching visitors :-), Karaime food
- Cons:No vacancy, too few accommodations :-(
- In a nutshell:History and nature for you !
I didn't book any accommodation in Trakai in advance because I wasn't sure which day I arrive. I was looking for my... more travel advice
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