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Pazaislis Monastery

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T. Masiulio G. 31, Kaunas, Kaunas 52436, Lithuania
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Reviewed 10 February 2019

First surprise was how difficult it was to get there. Hubbie and I took a trolley bus, just to find that from the end stop it was a long walk on slippery, narrow and wintery pathways to the monastery. But it was all worth it!...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful monastery on edge of a lake. Strongly recomend to take a walk around the forest and go little bit further

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 93Darius
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Pazaislis monastery is definitely a place to see when visit Kaunas. Of course all goes to the things you like, but this place has magnifecent architecture, beautiful nature around, you can walk around the gardens that the nuns take care of and also it is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank U1411DDlaurab
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Really lovely place to visit and walk around. Plenty of forest and parks around where you can enjoy fresh air and sit near lake t relax. Really nice place to visit ;)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LadyIvJur
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Located just in the tree line along the riverbank of the Neman River, alongside the Kauno Marios reservoir, this lovely monastery with its 17 century frescoes has survived the years, wars, invasion and occupation by different regimes, yet continues to be a place of worship,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank A1592KKmaryw
Reviewed 3 August 2018

The monastery houses the museum of history and Lithuanian artifacts in another building. Great English translations.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This monastery is well worth exploring. You can see the church, with its beautiful artwork and lovely cloister.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

I went to the Monastery by bike when my wife did other things. Biking is not the easiest thing in Kaunas as bikes are not really a part of the infrastructure planning. However it is possible to follow eg. google maps directions. It has lead...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DKLars44
Reviewed 5 April 2018

But, apparently, it's not so easy to visit it. You have to ring a bell, and wait for someone to open a door. Closed on mondays.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Thombly
Reviewed 11 February 2018

very beautiful place to see not only in summer but also in winter, Pazaislis based in very beautiful location near the water. also buildings is very beautiful insade, you will be amazed about it

Date of experience: July 2017
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26 August 2018|
Response from dullejd |
About an hour is plenty of time to see the monastery itself, but if you have the time to spare, the gardens are lovely - calm and serene to sit and contemplate.