Kaunas, the second largest city in Lithuania, keeps the authentic spirit of the country‘s national character alive. The city is located at the confluence of the two largest Lithuanian rivers, surrounded by hills and situated at the crossroads of the most important roads in Lithuania. Due to its geographical position, Kaunas is now Lithuania‘s most important centre of communication.
Discover Kaunas as a great place for meetings and experience the city’s unique ambience while getting acquainted with a number of modern conference facilities and quality services, along with exciting leisure activities. Visitors are encouraged to explore the unique atmosphere of Kaunas, which has been distinguished in the work of the painter and composer M. K. Čiurlionis.
Kaunas has just been chosen as a European Capital of Culture for 2022. The city is famous for its Interwar architecture. It got the European Heritage label and is on its way to UNESCO. Kaunas is home to a variety of festivals and events, from operettas to modern dance, and classical music to Jazz. Green streets, tree–lined avenues and wide–open squares create surroundings that can match anybody’s mood.
Its many universities make Kaunas a city that is pulsing with the energy of youth. So the city is called academic and it is the most student-centred city in Lithuania. With the biggest technological university in the Baltic States, Kaunas can rightly be called the industrial capital of Lithuania.