Lithuania is a marvelous country with a wonderful climate, beautiful nature and a set of historical monuments among which national parks of the country rank a peculiar place. They number 5 in all. And among them one of the most beautiful is Zemaitija National Park.
Zemaitija is in northwest of Lithuania. It opens unlimited opportunities for visitors of the town. And, certainly, tourists do not disregard Zemaitija national park. In the territory of the park in 20,000 hectares numerous natural objects, reserves of the wild nature, monuments, castle ruins, and also cafes, various rest houses and hotels the doors of which are always open for visitors. And if you wish to communicate with the wild nature then you can make camp in the park. For this purpose special places are located here. And it is impossible to think of the best rest: fresh air, the beautiful nature will remain in your in memory for a long time. And the biggest lake of Zemaitija, Plateliai, flowing through the park, gives visitors an opportunity to go in for aquatics, to swim for a while by boats, to fish or simply to admire a wonderful landscape from a survey platform which is equipped at the lake. The hire of boats and water bicycles can be carried out in the park.
Here traditions of Zemaitija region are not forgotten and observed, and the affable and friendly guide who can be ordered in management, will help you to get to know them and with the sights of the park.
The attention of tourists is attracted very often by natural monuments of Zemaitija Park. They are only 12. These are trees, islands and peninsulas, sources. And the most interesting is that all of them are readily available for visitors. For example, here there is the thickest ash in Lithuania. It's called the ash of Witches. Besides natural monuments it is interesting to visit archaeological monuments as well. They number about 30. Among them there're barrows, burial grounds, sacrificial mountains. It is impossible to forget architectural monuments as well. These are ancient manors, churches, a mill. Also museums and an art gallery of the park where it is possible to learn various facts from the history of Lithuania are often visited by tourists.
Zemaitija National Park is very well equipped. Here fine conditions for carrying out parties and conferences are created, premises for which can be ordered from the management of park.