Trakai Tourism

Visit Trakai - Best of Trakai

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 26.67 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30.77 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 26.28 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10.26 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.13 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.51 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 11.18 (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 29.47 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 32.37 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 26.86 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.89 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 26.06 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.25 (Low)
    • Attacks 34.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 32.37 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.42 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.58 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25.26 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.95 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.26 (Moderate)
  • Living in Trakai - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Trakai is 143.68 (High)

    • Safety Index 67.51 (High)
    • Climate Index 65.88 (High)
    • Pollution Index 27.9 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.06 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 51.78 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.81 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.58 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 47.25 (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 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.64 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 71.64 USD

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

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

  • Save 7% Lithuanian Bread Baking Class
    New on TripHobo Duration: 90 minutes

    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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