Forest (Birštonas, Žverinčius)

Birštonas

Distance: 15 km

Duration: 1 day

Road: bicycle paths, asphalt, forest trail

Difficulty: easy

The Žvėrinčius (or Žvėrynas) Forest is located at the river loops in Prienai District. The forest retained its former name which reminds of the royal hunts. This tour is a simple route designed for beginners which will captivate you with the beauty of the surrounding nature. The Velniabliūdis trail is a very interesting object of the Žvėrinčius route. As you ride along the trail, you can find out more about the plant communities prevailing in forests and swamps as well as their inherent fauna and flora. Velniabliūdis is the only swamp in the loop of the Nemunas River in Prienai. Also, you may visit the bird watching spot in the north east area of Žvėrinčius.

Seaside (Nida – Šventoji)

Panemunė castle

Distance: 50 – 100 km

Duration: 2 – 3 days

Road: bicycle paths, asphalt, public roads, gravel roads

Difficulty: medium

This is a spectacular route stretching for over 100 km along the seaside and designed specifically for cycling. This track was the first in the country officially recognized as bike trail and marked with special bike trail signs. The route stretches along the entire Lithuanian seaside from Būtingė in the north to Nida in the south. During the entire tour you will ride on beautiful newly paved bike trails. While riding your bike you can discover the exquisite flora and fauna of the Lithuanian seaside. You have a few choices for travelling: from Klaipėda to Būtingė (49 km) or from Klaipėda to Nida along the Curonian Spit (52 km). The firmest ones may try and conquer the entire route of 100 km. Upon advance reservation, we can offer bike rider groups a speed boat trip along the Nemunas River from Jurbarkas to Nida and an overnight stay in Nida.

Sudargas – Pavilkijys

Pavilkijys

Distance: 65 km

Duration: 2 days

Road: bicycle paths, asphalt, public roads, gravel roads, forest road

Difficulty: medium

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Raudonė – Jurbarkas

Panemunė castle

Distance: 25 km

Duration: 1 day

Road: bicycle paths, asphalt, public roads, gravel roads

Difficulty: medium

We recommend this route due its high safety – 90% of the trip is made on the bike trail. During the trip you will be able to see the beautiful castles of Panemunė and the landscapes that can be seen from the banks of the Nemunas River. The trip starts at Jurbarkas Manor and runs along the Nemunas Rive rtoRaudonė Town. While riding the bike you will pass three hill forts which back in the Middle Ages together with the other hill forts and former castle fortifications of the Nemunas Valley made up a unified defense line along the Nemunas. You can take a breather and short rest in the Šilinė Village Inn. There you can sample honey with professional beekeepers in a nearby Valley of Honey (Lith. Medaus Slėnis) tourist camping site (advance reservations required). The trip offers the chance to visit the magnificent Panemunė Castle of Renaissance style and then head on along the road snaking up the Nemunas slope. The trip ends at Raudonė Castle with the breathtaking view of the Nemunas from the defense tower.

Kaunas City

Confluence of rivers Nemunas and Neris

Distance: 5 to 35 km

Duration: 1 day

Road: bicycle paths, asphalt

Difficulty: easy

Bike tour around Kaunas and its surroundings in various directions. Kaunas is an exuberant, very green and biker friendly city. You can conveniently ride across the center of the city: take the rout along Laisvės Avenue to the Old Town of Kaunas until you reach the confluence of the Nemunas and the Neris, and then ride back along the banks of the Nemunas River. You may also take a ride in Ąžuolynas Park and Panemunė Forest, or ride on the newly paved section of the biking route stretching for 5 km to Lampėdžiai and Kleboniškis and other green zones of the city. We also offer tours to Pažaislis Monastery, Kadagiai Valley and Girionys Parksituated at the outskirts of Kaunas City as well as many other places.