The wonder of Christmas is on its way to Vilnius to dispel anxious thoughts and infuse the city with a festive spirit. Admire the Old Town sparking with decorations, make a stop at Christmas town to taste some seasonal treats and mulled wine, and maybe even catch a glimpse of Santa Claus, the three kings or the elves! Oh, and why not enjoy a Christmas carol in one of Vilnius' churches? All this and more festivities are sure to keep you busy this holiday season in Vilnius.
TV Tower Lighting
It is a tradition to light a 6 km-long garland on Vilnius TV Tower – the tallest Christmas Tree in Lithuania – on Christmas Day. The start of the lighting is going to be marked by festive fireworks.
Christmas Market at Cathedral Square
Crowds of visitors are expected in the central square in Vilnius, where they find traditional hand-made ceramics, glass and jewelry, special Christmas delicacies and Christmas presents. More than 50 market stalls, decorated to get you into the festive spirit await!
A 3D Christmas Fairytale
During the Holiday Season, the wall of the side facade of the Cathedral is to become a screen for a wonderful Christmas Tale. In the 3D Christmas fairytale animation the fragments of Vilnius history are to intertwine with folklore, Christmas theme and modern motives. This unique concept is the biggest Christmas attraction in Vilnius!
New Year Celebration
Impressive festive fireworks cheer up the locals and city guests who traditionally gather at the Christmas Tree in Cathedral Square to ring in the New Year.
Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva – is conveniently located in the center of Vilnius, on the bank of the river Neris. A mere 10-minute walk from the medieval Old Town. Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva welcomes you with award-winning service and hospitality. Designed in modern Scandinavian style, the guestrooms are located on floors 3 to 21, many of which offer panoramic view of Vilnius.
And if you're not in the mood for walking around the town – come to Skybar for a bird‘s eye view of Vilnius and a calm and relaxing atmosphere and music, as well as tasty cocktails and snacks!