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Rasu Cemetery (Rasu kapines)

Sukileliu, Vilnius, Lithuania
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Take the bus from the main train station

We walked here from the old city but I recommend taking the bus or taxi. The bus stops right in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Creeping_Death_LA
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Los Angeles, California
A fabulous feeling for the past

Everything about this cemetery should encourage a visitor to view the beautiful hillside site, the... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Patrick M
,
Vilnius, Lithuania
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Sukileliu, Vilnius, Lithuania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked here from the old city but I recommend taking the bus or taxi. The bus stops right in front and goes back from the main gate. It's a very old cemetery and when we arrived there was a small tour group leaving the...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Everything about this cemetery should encourage a visitor to view the beautiful hillside site, the elaborate headstones with individual sculptures. A very ennobling experience .

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Without doubt the most beautiful cemetery I have ever visited - set on terraced land, framed by tall trees - some superbly sculpted headstones, carefully tended & flowered graves.

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Cemetery gives you a chance to take a look into past. For example plenty of Polish names tells you about joint history with Poland, they had union with Poland, like Austria-Hungary. Take a walk at cemetery and admire headstones and look old names.

Thank mWrite
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

It was not as impressive as I expected, but the cemetery is at a beautiful location, many of the gravestones are old and there are some nice sculptures and small chapels. A good place for a quiet walk at an atmospheric place.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a Cemetery. nothing more to say. It tels you a lot if you know the history of the place. Otherwise it is just "stones"

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This cemetery made one of the top impression on me when in Vilnius. I didn't care much for a big names but a very specific atmosphere of this place. First, the cemetery is located on the hilly grounds. This makes it look like terraces. Secondly,...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Little indications to address visitors. We walked and walked before we were sent to the right direction. The place looks abandoned and there is no way to recognize the tombs. Pity.

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

nice to get away from the bustle of the city and enjoy quiet surroundings- not that the residents were likely to be noisy!

Thank Vivienne W
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

It's a must-see place only for Poles dreaming of the long gone days of Polish expansionism. Or if you're generally interested in cemeteries, this one's quite old and nicely located. Didn't seem particularly neglected. Some tombstones are falling apart, but that's what you can expect...More

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