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About Palanga

Conference Venue

How to reach the Conference place

Useful links and information

Attractive places in Western Lithuania

About Palanga

Palanga, a resort on the Baltic Sea shore: clean air, nice and quiet environment. Regular scheduled flights from Palanga International Airport are operated by airlines SAS, AirBaltic and Norwegian Air Shuttle. Good bus connection from Vilnius (342 km.), Kaunas (240 km.), Klaipeda (26 km.), Riga (280 km). 

Palanga Beach 2 Palanga City


Amber Museum Palanga Beach


Conference Venue 

Hotel "Grand Baltic Dunes" (

Address: 26 Birute avenue, 00135, Palanga, Lithuania
Mobile ph.: +370 615 22255

Hotel "Grand Baltic Dunes" is located in the center of the resort next to the beautiful Basanaviciaus street. You will reach the old park or the sea within 5 minutes.



Hotel Grand Baltic Dunes

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How to reach the Conference place:

From Palanga Bus Station (Website):

  • On foot - 19 min.

  • By taxi.

How to reach Palanga Bus Station from the Airport by public transportation:

1. From Palanga International Airport (Website)

By bus Airport - Palanga - Klaipeda to Palanga Bus Station. Travel time - 10 min.

2. From Kaunas Airport (Website)

to Kaunas Bus Station by bus of city line No. 29. City bus line route going from City Center: M.K.Čiurlionio str. (Kaunas Train Station) – Vytauto ave. (Kaunas Bus Station) – Kęstučio ave. – Vilniaus ave. – Savanorių ave. – Kaunas Airport. Travel time - about 25 min., fare 1-2 EUR.

The timetable at:

From Kaunas Bus Station to Palanga Bus Station by bus Kaunas - Klaipėda - Palanga. Travel time - 3:30 h, fare 25 EUR.

3. From Vilnius International Airport (Website, Useful link)

to Vilnius Bus Station:

  • by bus of city line No. 1 going on the route Airport - Station. Travel time - about 15 min., fare 1 EUR (Website1, Website2)
  • by train Airport - Vilnius. Travel time - about 7 min., fare 1 EUR (Website1, Website2)

From Vilnius Bus Station to Palanga Bus Station by bus Vilnius - Kaunas - Klaipėda - Palanga. Travel time - 4:30 h, fare about 24 EUR.


Useful links and information

  • Public transport website (connection and timetable),
  • Lithuanian currency EUR - euro. Advisable to change some money at the airport upon arrival.

Optional useful links and information:

Attractive places in Western Lithuania

Curonian Spit and Lagoon

The Curonian Spit is home to the highest moving (drifting) sand dunes in Europe. Their average height is 35 m, but some attain the height of 60 m. The largest town on the spit is Nida in Lithuania, a popular holiday resort, mostly frequented by Lithuanian and German tourists. The northern shoreline of Curonian Spit is the site of beaches for tourists. Both Russian and Lithuanian parts of the spit are national parks. 



"I walk in the sand and I can see the wind burying my footprints as I turn back. Sand is following me. Man, don't forget that call from the deep of sand." Rev. D. F. Zudnochovius.


Hill of Crosses... a site of pilgrimage about 12 km north of the city of Šiauliai.

Museum of Stones in Mosėdis