Birštonas – Highlights
Birstonas, embraced by Nemunas meanders, it’s surroundings has long been famous for its spectacular nature, therapeutic mineral springs, green forests full of goodies, but especially with clean and refreshing air. Today, Birstonas is an important Lithuanian resort, attracting those willing to rest in sanatoriums, spas, and the souls thirsty for romance and tranquillity. In spring it is frequented by jazz fans from all over the world, and in summer Birstonas farewells an adventurous regatta, where you will see not only kayaks or canoes, but also the boats of Vikings, dragons and serpents. Nowadays Birstonas is famous for drinking mineral water, baths, mud treatment facilities and sanatoriums.