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“small chapel”(2 reviews)
“amber museum”(2 reviews)
“pagan”(2 reviews)
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Vytauto Street, Palanga, Lithuania
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Plenty to see Amber Museum, beautiful gardens, very clean and well kept park plenty of sculptures and attractions.

Thank TheHarrier
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

A place were ever burning fire was under pagan sacred place. But later on christians conquered the area, and build a small chapel on it, of course. Still, it is sacred place for balts, balts religion too.

Thank Ponuponas
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Charming view when you go up there. There's some sort of a panorama that has inspired lot's of poets and writers.

Thank Monika G
Reviewed 21 September 2016

There's a chapel at the top of the hill, which was locked but you can peek inside. It's quite a hike to the top but worth it if you want some exercise.

1  Thank JRMChicago
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Birutė (died 1382) was the second wife of Kęstutis, Grand Duke of Lithuania, and mother of Vytautas the Great. Little is known about Birutė’s life, but after her death a strong cult developed among Lithuanians. Birutė was a priestess who served Pagan gods, suggesting that...More

3  Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a really nice and calm place in Palanga, with the Amber museum. There's an extensive rose garden to go through as well

Thank BrownhillSweeden
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Lovely grotto located in Birute's Park. It shows when the virgin Mary appeared to St. Bernadine. It is a nice place to go for meditation and prayer.

Thank Ezcookin
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We loved walking to the hill and finding lurd at the bottom and a small chappel at the top. The view to the sea from the top of the hill was also nice but almost hidden by the tree tops :(

Thank PanduteDigitalArt
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Very nice park for active leisure, stunning views. So fresh and green, perfect for nature lovers. must visit at Palanga.

Thank ruta g
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

This hill is named after the priestess Birutė, who is said to have lived here, kept the holy fire and had dedicated her life to serving the Pagan gods. Apparently she was very attractive and when Grand Duke Kęstutis heard of her beauty, he asked...More

2  Thank Liu S
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