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Pazaislis Monastery

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Address: T. Masiulio G. 31, Kaunas, Kaunas 52436, Lithuania
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+370 37 458868
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Tue - Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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a must to visit while in Kaunas

This monastery/convent now has a unique atmosphere, beautiful Italian frescoes, and after visiting the church and small museum, enjoy lunch in the restaurant established in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Alma P
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This monastery/convent now has a unique atmosphere, beautiful Italian frescoes, and after visiting the church and small museum, enjoy lunch in the restaurant established in the gest house of the former monastery.

Thank Alma P
Kaunas, Lithuania
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Beautiful architectural ensemble. Location - even better, surrounded by Kauno Marios. Really recommend to take a tour guide.

Thank ausrazilovaite
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

The monastery has a little museum which is decorated in quite a unique way making it more attractive to children also I assume. The church is the best one I have seen in Lithuania..wow!!! People so nice, setting so tranquil. Please come here and have diner or lunch in the hotel. Perfect spot.

1 Thank Marjolein C
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We went in January, we were the only people there, but it was magical. The building in from is a hotel which has a nice restaurant, and it can be tricky to find the door, they have to buzz you in. It's to the right of the hotel entrance. The church itself is beautiful and but they've also go a... More 

Thank andysm2015
Barcelona, Spain
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is nr. 1 must visit place in all Kaunas area! Monastery buildings is awesome and the restaurant is nice as well.

Thank Aron_Jr
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Calm and peaceful place surrounded by forest and Kauno Marios. It's a great place to go when weather is warm.

Thank Monika G
Kaunas, Lithuania
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is one of two surviving Lithuania monasteries and churches ensembles. The most important element of the ensemble - the church. Pažaislis church and monastery built in the seventeenth and eighteenth century.

Thank Danguole M
Snaaskerke, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We were lucky people - we listen in open air near this monastery to a concert. First we walk around the monastery - quiet, not many people, good foothpath....

Thank Sonia W
Vilnius, Lithuania
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Amazing and stunning, a must visit when in Lithuania. An iconic part of Kaunas with indeed picturesque views.

Thank Zygimantas p
Kaunas, Lithuania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Visited this monastery with friends in June. We had a guide. It is absolutely amazing complex of buildings, with very rich history, exclusive interior and exterior, paintings bringing up historical moments from the Bible. Everything was made by the best artists from Italy and other countries. Amazing how much Pacis family invested at that time. And then you start thinking... More 

Thank megstu_keliauti

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