Explore Trakai in Fall. Three ideas for our favourite Autumn Walks
With Summer fading into Autumn, we have put together a list of Autumn Walks you can venture on to enjoy the beautiful colours that Autumn brings. Lift your spirits with the wonderful colours of Autumn and enjoy the unique conditions that this season can offer. Autumn at its best can offer superb walking conditions: Crisp weather, gorgeous scenery and tranquillity.
1. Varnikai Cognitive Walking Way
This spectacular Autumn Walking route, which stretches through the forest, bogs and lakes offers superb views of the Varnikai Reserve along the way. With the temperature drop of the autumn, the foliage of trees turns a picturesque range of colours providing a beautiful contrasts and backdrop of the area. Autumn can be one of the most rewarding times of year to hike this route. https://bit.ly/3zQBFSf
A great number of local and imported plants can be found in Užutrakis Manor Park. They include 38 species of indigenous Lithuanian trees, 54 species of imported trees and shrubs, and 400 species and forms of herbaceous plants. The walk is great all year round but especially spectacular in the Autumn when the water reflects the bold and bright colors of the trees. You have the chance to encounter the rolling mists that pass over the park and manor and the beautiful seasonal palette that is created by the low sunsets and yellow-red-orange foliage. https://bit.ly/3FbV6cf
The Hill of Angels
This Autumn Walk offers a magnificent view of a landscape filled with forests and lakes. The majestic Trakai Castle, the lakes surrounding Trakai, Trakai Basilica of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Orthodox St. Mary’s Nativity Church and other historic, cultural and natural gems are visible in the distance. Early Autumn can often be a drier season, and on clear days the dropping temperatures can lead to a unique set of conditions, with the hills dusted by mist and the sound of crunching and rustling fall leaves. https://bit.ly/3kNDRpc