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Kaunas Castle, Kaunas: 20 reviews and 39 photos


The Kaunas Castle was built in 13th century and was the country`s first defensive bastion and the only double-walled castle in Lithuania. The surrounding walls were initially over two metres wide and 13 metres high. In 1362, after a siege, the crusaders destroyed it and by 1368 a second, stronger castle had been constructed, of which some still remains today.

Address: Papilio
Website: http://visit.kaunas.lt

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  • Written Feb 8, 2005
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