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Curonian Spit (c) Curonian Spit


LITHUANIA – a country on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea, with a population of nearly 3 million, has the unique coastal region of Klaipeda.
Rich in culture and history, the country’s third largest city KLAIPEDA is surrounded by picturesque nature and remarkable historical and cultural sights.
KLAIPEDA region – the most important tourist destination in Lithuania. It displays the uniqueness of untouched nature, outstanding places of interest and a wide range of entertainment facilities. The region combines: Klaipeda city, Curonian Spit and Palanga resort town. Klaipeda city boasts of its Fachwerk-style old town, craftsmen’s courtyards, Lithuanian Maritime Museum and Dolphinarium, and a number of unique museums and sights. Curonian Spit – the confluence of untouched nature and ancient culture, renowned for the highest in Europe white-sand dunes. Palanga welcomes visitors to see its Amber Museum, botanical gardens and the long pier to the sea to enjoy the stunning sunsets.

Port attractions

  1.  Curonian Spit

    The Curonian Spit is a place of unique nature and ancient local culture, shaped by the highest sand dunes in Northern Europe. The Curonian Spit is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
  2.  Palanga

    Palanga is situated 26 km north of Klaipeda. Places of interest: the largest Amber Museum in the Baltic States, Botanical Gardens, Neo-Gothic Church, Palanga Pier, Pedestrian Boulevard
  3.  The Soviet Nuclear Weapon site

    Location – Zemaitija National Park. The nuclear missiles were targeted at the largest European cities. Now this old Soviet launch site opens its grim corridors and tunnels for guided tours.

Port views

Old town
Theatre square
Meridianas ship

Port facts

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Passengers by Source in 2023
Calls 2023

Onshore Power

Onshore Power
OPS (Onshore Power System)
Shore power within the next 5 years
Defined Compatibility Assessment process for each berth and ship combination to IEC/IEEE 80005-1
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Port contacts


Kristina Gontier, International Relations Manager
Janonio 24-1
LT-92251 Klaipeda


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Page last updated: 2022-10-06 13:39


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