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Regular walking tour of Soviet Vilnius

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Monument to Grand Duke Gediminas
Šventaragio g., Vilnius 01143, LithuaniaLook for the guide with a yellow bag/ yellow sign in front of monument to Gediminas ( a man standing next to a horse) at the Cathedral square
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    Vilnius With Locals Tours
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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    Gediminas Monument
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Zaliasis Tiltas
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania
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    Departure Point
    Monument to Grand Duke Gediminas, Šventaragio g., Vilnius 01143, Lithuania
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    1: Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, Gedimino pr. 53, Vilnius 01109, Lithuania
    2: V. Kudirkos aikštė, V. Kudirkos a., Vilnius, Lithuania
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Entry/Admission - Vilnius With Locals Tours
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • This tour operates in all weather conditions; please dress appropriately
    • There is a lot of walking involved, so please wear comfortable shoes
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Great tour. We learned a lot, and this is an absolute must-see tour, if you have interest in the soviet history of Vilnius. We joined Šharunas (or Sharun, hope I got that right) who was really friendly and really detailed in his depiction of soviet Vilnius. The tour took us
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    Great tour, very informative and interesting. It allowed us to see a part of town tourists wouldn’t normally see. Elze, our guide, explained also the history behind some of the buildings and talked about life in Lithuania during soviet times. We were encouraged to ask
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    Our guide was brilliant - informative and engaging. Really interesting walk through parts of Vilnius you would likely otherwise miss. Such important aspects of history - would definitely recommend.
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    Response from VilniusWIthLocals, Manager at Regular walking tour of Soviet Vilnius
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Dear traveller, Thank you for your review! It is great that you enjoyed Soviet Vilnius walking tour. Best wishes from Vilnius with Locals tours
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    Today had an amazing tour of soviet remnants in Vilnius, our guide was a wonderful speaker, explained everything so well. Gave us insights into how the people lived and endured suffering under the soviet system, culiminating in the struggle for the freedom which is now enjoyed.
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    The guide was extremely knowledgeable and managed to spread the knowledge in an entertaining way. Every stop was unique and he gave through the stories a good insight into the contemporary history of Lithuania. Even though our group was large, the guide Sharon managed to engage
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    Response from VilniusWIthLocals, Manager at Regular walking tour of Soviet Vilnius
    Responded 19 Oct 2019
    Dear Sandra, Thank you for joining Soviet Vilnius tour! We are happy to hear you enjoyed Šarūnas way of representing tough history of this country! Best wishes from Vilnius, Martyna from Vilnius with Locals tours
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    madsanova
    Aarhus, Denmark
    50
    Detailed historical tour of Vilnius
    Great tour. We learned a lot, and this is an absolute must-see tour, if you have interest in the soviet history of
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    reldin86
    31
    Amazing tours!
    I've done 4 tours with this company. The best of them was the regular free tour with Harry Potter, which was
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    barbsX
    Zagreb, Croatia
    363
    Amazing free tour
    Thank you Elze! A thorough tour with fun facts and endless amounts of positive attitude from our guide :)
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    Jet694005
    11
    Very interesting, great experience
    Great tour, very informative and interesting. It allowed us to see a part of town tourists wouldn’t normally see.
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    cassandramate
    Melbourne, Australia
    42
    No Brainer
    If you’re in Vilnius and have any interest in Jewish history/culture I highly recommend this tour. Our guide was
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    Leonie H
    Perth, Australia
    22
    Discover Villnius' food scene
    Great variety of chosen food items in order to showcase Villnius' traditional and contemporary food scene. Also
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    ronen118
    Holon, Israel
    20
    Expensive and not for every taste
    The guide was no less than amazing - very knowledgeable, kind and funny. Wish the food would be at a similar level
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    wanderlust_savvy
    Mumbai, India
    82
    Entertaining & unique!
    Our tour guide, Samas, was wonderful and kept the audience entertained thoroughly. At the same time, he gave us
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    BirgitteL246
    Tonsberg, Norway
    340
    Nice thing to do when i Vilnius
    We had a great guide, Sam, he guided us to four different restaurants. We tasted local food and heard about the
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    nitzanh2020
    11
    Great tour!
    I took the ghost tour with Sam, and had a great evening and a lot of fun. I was the only person on the group, and
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    KT1343
    Tallinn, Estonia
    113
    Inspiring!
    The Jewish Vilnius tour was the best thing to do in Vilnius. Borderlands and minority nations are always
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    jenniferbY2571ES
    40
    Very kitschy fun tour
    I went on a tour with Sam in Mid November and had a blast. Really interesting city history tidbits as well as
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    celinadetw
    Madrid, Spain
    20
    Good time with Samas
    Samas is very humerous and kind, he did his best to give us an enjoyable tour. He knows a lot about Vilnius and
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    Mobile43418920232
    10
    If you want to try some thing different of beaten tour you decently should try this
    We were guided buy you guid who's name Sam. He took us to very unique places that we even did not know they are
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    oliveronthemoon
    Cambridge, United Kingdom
    10
    Sam was great!
    I was lucky enough to have a solo tour this time! Sam was very knowledgeable and passionate about the city, and
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