Water-Sport Facilities of The Trakai Historical National Park’s Lakes
2020-04-12Vladislav B. Sotirovic
The largest lakes, such as Galvė, Skaistis, Bernardinai (Luka), and Totoriškės are connected together. All of them are offering great facilities for all kinds of water-sports on the lakes
The Trakai Rowing Museum has display objects from the beginning of the rowing sport in the mid-19th century up to the present, including championship trophies and prizes, and also a 19th-century sporting boat
In New Trakai exists Varnikai Botanical-Zoological Reserve Nature Trail
All photos are copyrighted by Vladislav B. Sotirovic
Tour № 1 – Vytauto StreetTrakai Russian Orthodox Church of the Nativity of the Most Blessed Virgin MaryTrakai Roman Catholic Church of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary with the painting of Trakai MadonaStatue (poleshrine) of St. John NepomukOld market placeOld post officeTour № 2 – Karaimų StreetTrakai Peninsula Castle and Sacral Art ExhibitionTrakai History MuseumKaraim Guest House established in a restored Karaim wooden houseKaraim (Karaite) Ethnographic ExhibitionKaraim Kenessa (praying house)Karaim schoolOld Karaim wooden housesInformation center with Lithuanian traditional art exhibitionOld Karaim CemeteryTour № 3 – Trakai Island CastleWalking tour around the castleEntrance tower gateThe Lower CastleBailey (Grand courtyard)Exhibition in the Lower CastleDungeon (donjon) towerDrawbridgeCanalThe Upper CastleGrand Ducal residenceExhibition in the Upper CastleWooden galleriesOld bricks of various shapes used in building the castleKaraim and Tartar exhibitionThe Grand HallTour № 4 – Užutrakis Manor Estate and ParkPalacePavilionsFormer carriage houseFormer granary and current information centrePondsSculpturesGreat BridgeSmall BridgePromenadeLake terraceGrottoFormer house of the ...