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Curonian Spit / Kursiu Nerija National Park

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Address: 98 Km Peninsula, Klaipeda - Lesnoye | Visitor’s Centre - Smiltynes st., 11, Klaipeda 93100, Lithuania
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+370 46 402256
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Went here with a car and private guide. Highlights are Hill of Witches with wooden sculptures by locals based on folk tales. Also Golden Dune area is beautiful and Nida is a cute... read more

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here with a car and private guide. Highlights are Hill of Witches with wooden sculptures by locals based on folk tales. Also Golden Dune area is beautiful and Nida is a cute seaside town worth a stop. Getting close to the Russian border interesting too - Russia owns part of the Spit. Also saw worlds largest cormorant colony.

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Darmstadt, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Nerija peninsula is something you would never expect at these latitudes. Sand and dunes. Plan your day visit from Klaipeda and explore Nida first and then the Brown Dune. Astonishing.

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london
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is definitely worth travelling to. There is a great sense of peace away from the city hustle and bustle and we really enjoyed driving around it and walking along the beaches. We also enjoyed getting close up to the Russian border! It is very easy to see why it is a UNESCO site and therefore worth preserving.

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Umeå, Sverige
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful environment! Would love to experience it with bike or wander around. This time we went by bus and guide (also recommended)

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Lorient, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

UNESCO level national park. Beautiful forest, seashore, dunes. Lots of mushrooms in September. Fishing during the winter time.

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Shenyang, China
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

First of all, the Curonian spit is 98 km long, but from Klaipeda the Lithuanian side only 50km is possible since the rest belongs to Russia. If you come to Klaipeda or Lithuania, this is bound to be your unforgettable experience. Despite the 5-10 degrees temperature in early April, it's still possible to finish the ride joyfully if the weather... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

If you have no time for Nida or Juodkrante, just take a 5 mins ferry over from the Old Terminal in Klaipeda to Smiltyne. It's a nice stroll through the pine forest to the sea coast. Off season on a weekday you would hardly meet anyone, it's so serene and peaceful.

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Astana, Kazakhstan
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

We rented a car in Klapedia and took the ferry over to the Spit. Drove down to Nida with the hope that my friend could rent a bike to ride back to Smiltyne. No bike shops open, only one restaurant in Nida. The dunes were lovely and there is a cool little wooden church in Nida. Good afternoon, but only... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Absolutely amazing place! The smell of the forest mixed with fresh sea air is amazing. I would say, you can spend a great time there in any time of the year! Perfect place if you want to stay alone for a while or just to have a rest of the rapid life in a city. There are some cosy towns... More 

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Kaunas, Lithuania
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Beautiful place in Lithuania. I would highlight Nida dunes, Grey (Dead) dunes and small villages Preila, Juodkrantė.

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