Rasos Cemetery2 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Rasų g. 32, Vilnius 11351, Lithuania
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Phone: +370-52656563
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Cemetery, Family And Kids
Established in the year 1769, the Rasos Cemetery is one of the oldest and most well known cemeteries of Vilnius. The 27 acre burial ground is basically divided into 2 parts – the old and new cemetery. A number of famous personalities of Lithuania, Belarus and Poland are buried here, particularly a number of professors from the Vilnius University. Apart from these eminent scholars and artists, the cemetery has also sections for soldiers who fought for Lithuania in various wars against Soviets, Nazis and other invading forces. Passage of time seems to cease in the cemetery, and the hauntingly beautiful surroundings envelope you with a sense of peace and calmness.
Entrance Ticket Details For Rasos Cemetery
- Admission is free.
Rasos Cemetery Hours
- Ask locally for timings of Cemetery.
How to Reach Rasos Cemetery
- Bus 31 stop Rasu kapines bus station.
- Rent or hire a taxi..
Love this? Explore the entire list of places to visit in Vilnius before you plan your trip.
Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Vilnius and book an accommodation of your choice.
0.17% of people who visit Vilnius include Rasos Cemetery in their plan
95% of people start their Rasos Cemetery visit around 12 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Rasos Cemetery
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Rasos Cemetery