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Girsteitiškis can be found around 40 miles away from Vilnius and about 120 miles from Riga.
For something different, head 16 miles to Bičionys. While you are here, you can visit Beacon of Happiness Monument and Museum of Angels.
To locate Trakai Island Castle, Uzupis Mermaid and Uzutrakis Manor Estate, you need to travel south from Girsteitiškis for 40 miles to Vosyliukai. If that's not enough, some other great places are Trakai Peninsula Castle and Trakai History Museum.
Lithuania offers plenty of outdoor activities that are great ways to unwind. Some time spent cycling or camping will be sure to clear your mind.
Be sure not to leave Lithuania without first getting a bird's-eye view. You'll find some awesome places where you can try hot air ballooning in the region.
Lithuania has a number of excellent places for swimming, so be sure that you fit that into your itinerary. Canoeing is one more good excuse to put on some sunscreen.
Take in some culture at the various history museums and art galleries of Lithuania. They are all indoor venues, so there's no need to worry about the weather.
If the weather is good, head outdoors to explore the region's open-air museums and open-air exhibits.
Unearth the region's past when you pay a visit to its historic old towns and historic palaces.
Make your way to the region's churches and enjoy some quiet reflection.
What's the use of having a vacation without digging your teeth into some fabulous food? Lithuania is a fantastic place to treat your taste buds!
You mightn't have paid much notice to the intricacies of potato and rye before, but you'll surely be an expert on these well-known ingredients by the end of your trip!
Be sure to taste some local meals, such as juoda duona (black rye bread) and saltibarsclai (beetroot soup).
And when it comes time for dessert, you'd be crazy not to have some mouthwatering kÅ«Äiukai (baked rolls with poppyseed milk).
To wrap up a great night, try out Trejos Devynerios (liquor infused with 27 flavors), a fiery spirit.
Learning some of the language is a simple way to understand a different culture, so take the time to practice a handful of common Lithuanian phrases before you go. Labas vakaras translates to good evening. You can also try Sėkmės! (good luck).
If you're planning to be here on the 16th of February, you better be ready to party. On this day each year, the entire nation comes together to celebrate Independence Day.
You've had a blast, made lots of new friends and no doubt taken more photos than you know what to do with. When the time comes to spend your final litas and say "Viso gero" to Lithuania, chances are you'll already be planning a return trip!
Vilnius International Airport is your closest airport at roughly 45 miles to the south, so just make sure that you give yourself plenty of time.
Situated in Anyksciai, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Beacon of Happiness Monument, Museum of Angels, and St. Matthias Church. Utenos Church and Utenos Hospital are also within 25 mi (40 km).
Situated in Anyksciai, this spa hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of St. Matthias Church, Museum of Angels, and Beacon of Happiness Monument. Utenos Church and Utenos Hospital are also within 32 mi (52 km).