Perloja Tourism

Perloja is a village in Varėna district, Lithuania. It is situated 19 km (12 mi) to the west from Varėna on the banks of Merkys River and on the Vilnius–Druskininkai road. The village is known for the so-called Republic of Perloja, an independent micronation that was established in the aftermath of World War I and existed until 1923. According to the 2001 census, it had 774 inhabitants.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Perloja in Lithuania. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Perloja like a local. The nearest major city to Perloja is Vilnius. Take a short trip from Perloja and set some time aside to explore the Vilnius. Dotted with places like Vilnius Old Town, Gediminas Tower, Museum Of Genocide Victims; it will definitely be a good idea. A vacation to Perloja can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Perloja that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

  • How safe is Perloja for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Perloja.

    • Burglary and Theft 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.33 (Low)
    • Safety Index 77.21 (High)
    • Climate Index 68.89 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 14 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.96 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Perloja

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.19 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 71.2 USD

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