Trakai Tourism, Lithuania

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Trakai ( (see names section for alternate and historic names) is a historic city and lake resort in Lithuania. It lies 28 kilometres (17 miles) west of Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania. Because of its proximity to Vilnius, Trakai is a popular tourist destination. Trakai is the administrative centre of Trakai district municipality. The town covers 497.1 square kilometres (191.9 square miles) of area and, according to 2007 estimates, is inhabited by 5,357 people. A notable feature of Trakai is that the town was built and preserved by people of different nationalities. Historically, communities of Karaims, Tatars, Lithuanians, Russians, Jews and Poles lived here.


Planning a vacation to Trakai in Lithuania? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. When planning a trip to Trakai, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Jonava. Jonava is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. To explore Trakai, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Trakai*

  • Pollution Statistics in Trakai

    Know the pollution level of Trakai before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25.96 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 24.43 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.89 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.78 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.22 (Very Low)
  • Trakai: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25.23 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.36 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.77 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.11 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 22.92 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.62 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.78 (Low)
    • Drug offense 32.18 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 89.68 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 59.17 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.02 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.71 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.97 (Moderate)
  • Living in Trakai - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Trakai is 155.79 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 69.79 (High)
    • Climate Index 65.88 (High)
    • Pollution Index 27.15 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.88 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 53 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 68.48 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.34 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 59.29 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Trakai

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Trakai

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 82.81 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Trakai Travel Guides

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Trakai Tours for you

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Trakai

  • Scuba Diving in Trakai
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    Duration: 5 Hrs

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  • Cooking and History Lesson
    Cooking and History Lesson New on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Hrs 30 Mins

    Minimum group size - 10 people. Smaller group of the tourists can order this activity, but has to pay the same amount of mone...

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  • Romantic Hot Air Balloon Ride in Trakai
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    Duration: 1 Hrs

    You truly deserved an opportunity to experience something extraordinary. Choose a romantic hot air balloon ride above the spe...

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  • Lithuanian Bread Baking Class
    Lithuanian Bread Baking Class New on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Hrs 30 Mins

    Enjoy a 1.5-hour Lithuanian Bread Baking Class in Trakai while visiting Lithuania. The tour price includes an educational par...

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