Enjoy the charm of the most impressive Baroque monuments, located in lovely and relaxing surrounding. Just few minutes ride from the center of Vilnius, and you will find yourself in Antakalnis district – a posh suburb of summer villas of XVII-XVIII ct., surrounded by woods and the river Neris. Uncover the hidden jewels of baroque – Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, renascent Palace of Sapieha and Church of Jesus the Redeemer. Rich baroque heritage in Antakalnis is the legacy of two powerful hetmans – Michael Casimir Pacas and Casimir John Sapieha.
The church of St. Peter and St. Paul has been elected as one of the most beautiful Churches in the world! The interior of the church hosts over 2 000 stucco figures and numerous frescoes. Moreover, it is believed that the founder of the Church, hetman Michael Casimir Pacas, is buried at the entrance to the church…
While the Palace of Sapieha, together with the garden and the church of Jesus the Redeemer is the only baroque complex of the palace and the garden remaining in Lithuania. Even though the function of both the palace and the garden was changed many times, many important elements were retained, such as stucco window decorations and unique frescoes.
Sights you will visit:
Church of St. Peter and St. Paul;
Palace and garden of Sapieha;
Church of Jesus the Redeemer.
Professional tour guide;
Tickets to Sapieha palace;
Tour does not include:
Tip for the guide.