Lithuania practice, know


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Identity card:
  • Capital Vilnius

  • People : 3535547 hab. (2011)

  • Constitution: Parliamentary Republic

  • Language : Lithuanian

  • Religion : Catholicism (79%), Orthodoxy

    Express entry:
    • Visa No, national identity card or valid passport is sufficient for tourism in Lithuania.

    • Passport No, national map sufficient identification for a European national, this must be valid at least three months after your return date.

      Silver
      • Currency : LTL ()

      • Currency rates : 1 euro = 3.45 LTL

      • Change : Some traders accept euros.

      • Payment Cards Map of credits accepted by city and tourist area, also have cash on you.

      • Budget stay 1 Week 300-700 euros.

        • Restaurants
          Cheap : less than € 8 / person
          Average .: 8-15 € / person
          Premium . more than 25 € / person.

          • accommodation
            Cheap : less than 15 € / night
            Average : 30 -50 € / night
            Premium : more than 100 € / night

            Transportation

            How to get there?

            • coach: The French company Eurolines serves Lithuania at cheap rates. You can also count on the company Ecolines ( www.ecolines.net ).

            • By Air: Air Baltic offers flights Paris - Vilnius. You usually will make a stopover in Stockholm.

            • By train: You'll need to go through all of Germany and Poland, long enough. There is a daily night train that Brussels-Warsaw.

              On site:

              • Car : The main road network is in good condition, secondary roads less. The motorways are free, careful pedestrians are allowed to cross the highway. Winter tires are mandatory from November 1 to April 10.

              • Bus The rail network is underdeveloped in Lithuania. It is better to travel by bus. The network is dense and offers regular connections between cities.

                Health
                • Vaccinations No mandatory vaccine .

                • Useful Numbers European first aid number: 112

                  Security
                  • Flight and delinquency: Lithuania is secure, minimal vigilance however is to adopt in Vilnius, especially around the station, in the districts of Snipiskes and Naujininkai, or it is not recommended to travel during the night.

                    Seasons
                    • Climate Clima t continental and maritime .

                    • Average temperatures 25 & deg; C in summer and -5 & deg; C in winter.

                    • Best time to reach The winters are harsh, expect sunny days to enjoy Lithuania.

                      Daily life:
                      • Time difference : UTC +2

                      • Electrical Outlets : 220V / 50Hz, European plug

                      • Calling code 370

                      • internet, wifi : If you have your own computer you will have no trouble finding a wifi access from a coffee. Otherwise most cities have at least one internet café.

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