Travelogue

Druskininkai

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Druskininkai situated 120 km from Vilnius and Kaunas, is a resort town built around natural springs. Beautifully located in the forest, the resort is famed for healing springs and traditional treatments in sanatoria, beautifully kept flower gardens, parks and relaxing landscapes with several lakes and two rivers. In the city itself, there are a number of art and historical museums and galleries.  Nearby local interests include: the ethnographic Švendubrė village with a monument to nature – the Devil’s Stone, and the legendary Raigardas Valley loved by M.K.Čiurlionis, the Museum of Soviet Sculptures “Grūto parkas” and meandering Ratnyčia River.

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