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Walkers Festival of Lithuania

Baltic Walking Association event: Walkers Festival of Lithuania Place: Lithuania, Jurbarkas Date:  First weekend of August Registration

  • by internet:  www.pza.lt
  • at the starting desk

Fees

  • directly at the registration desk: 15 euros/per participant (incl. medal and diploma)
  • No credit- or debit card nor checks are accepted. The registration fee is required to be paid cash in euros, upon arrival.

Routes Distances, start/finish times and place:

Distance Start time Start place Finish time Finish place
± 40 km 06:00 – 08.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 17:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 30 km 07:00 – 09.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 17:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 20 km 08:00 – 10.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 17:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 10 km 09:00 – 11.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 17:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum

* Start and finish place: Jurbarkas Region Museum (address: Vyduno str. 21, Jurbarkas)

Track and weather conditions Description of  tracks Walkers Festival of Lithuania is the most important walking event in Lithuania. It welcomes you to a unique sporting event in the wonderful Jurbarkas countryside where you can’t help admiring the picturesque places by the Panemune regional park, the old historical settlements and towns. An area exceedingly rich in Lithuanian history. There are 229 objects of cultural heritage, out of which: 31 archeological, 11 historical, 11 – historic and memorial places, 71 burial place, 7 places of events, 9 archeological objects, 5 manor farmsteads, 3 urban towns, 89 movable assets and decorations of buildings, 3 creations of monumental art.   Care: Water at all refreshing points. Snacks for special prices are offered. Entertainment Lot’s of fun during the march and on Friday and Saturday evening guaranteed. Weather Summertime. Souvenir – award Everybody who walks on every day at least 20 km  (total 40km – 2 days) receives a medal and diploma.

Transport:

  1. by plane to Vilnius International Airport;
  2. by car.

Accommodation Group and individual accommodations at Sports Hall (500 meters from start-finish location). WC and showers available. Own inflated mattress and/or sleeping bag needed. If needed please contact: info@pza.lt Hotels and private : Jurbarkas Tourist Information Centre, www.jurbarkotic.lt Tourist information about the surroundings Jurbarkas Tourist Information Centre Vyduno 19 Jurbarkas, LT-74118 Tel. +370 447 51485 E-mail: turizmas@jurbarkas.lt www.jurbarkotic.lt For more information about turism, please contact http://www.jurbarkotic.lt/tarptautinis-zygeiviu-festivalis

General information

  1. the language: Lithuanian (most of the people speak English)
  2. the money (currency): euros.

Contact Baltic Walking Association Ugniagesiu str. 1 Jurbarkas, LT-74182, Lithuania Mobile: +370 685 28357 E-mail: info@pza.lt www.pza.lt „Walkers Festival of Lithuania“ 2015 July 31 – August 02, JURBARKAS

PROGRAM   JULY 31, FRIDAY:   12:00 – 21:00 hrs. – arrival, final registration at Jurbarkas Region Museum (address: Vyduno str. 21, Jurbarkas); 20:00 hrs. – Opening Ceremony at Jurbarkas Region Museum (address: Vyduno str. 21, Jurbarkas);   21:00 – 22:00 hrs. evening entertainment at tent camp (address: Dariaus ir Gireno str. 138, Naujasodziu village);   22:00 hrs. – the end of the first day.   AUGUST 1, SATURDAY:   06:00 – 11:00 hrs. – arrival, final registration at Jurbarkas Region Museum (address: Vyduno str. 21, Jurbarkas);   Distances, start/finish times and place:

Distance Start time Start place Finish time Finish place
± 40 km 06:00 – 08.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 17:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 30 km 07:00 – 09.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 17:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 20 km 08:00 – 10.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 17:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 10 km 09:00 – 11.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 17:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum

  19:00 – 22:00 hrs. evening entertainment at tent camp (address: Dariaus ir Gireno str. 138, Naujasodziu village);   22:00 hrs. – the end of the second day.   AUGUST 2, SUNDAY:   06:00 – 11:00 hrs. – arrival, final registration at Jurbarkas Region Museum (address: Vyduno str. 21, Jurbarkas);   Distances, start/finish times and place:

Distance Start time Start place Finish time Finish place
± 40 km 06:00 – 08.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 16:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 30 km 07:00 – 09.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 16:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 20 km 08:00 – 10.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 16:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum
± 10 km 09:00 – 11.00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum 16:00 hrs. Jurbarkas Region Museum

  16:00 – 17:00 hrs. – Awards, Closing ceremony.   17:00 hrs. – The End.