Lithuania is one of the countries belonging to the former Soviet Union, from which it became independent in 1991. Its capital is Vilnius and it has a population of more than 2 million inhabitants. The official currency is the Euro (EUR).

The best time to visit the country is in the summer months when temperatures are highest, since in winter and given its location temperatures drop to below zero.

These are the main tourist spots to visit in its two most populated cities: