Curonian Spit by bike

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Half day bike trip along the coast of Curonian Spit

Natural and cultural spots of UNESCO protected peninsula

Taste local specialties - smoked fish directly from a smokery

Explore the Curonian Spit - a unique UNESCO protected peninsula of the western coast of Lithuania. Discover the most picturesque locations and hidden gems of this natural beauty. Taste local specialty – the best smoked fish in the region directly from the fisherman's homestead. Leave no carbon footprint and be sustainable – we care about this vulnerable natural and cultural wonder, so we choose to travel by bikes.
In this half day trip you will do a 30 km round-trip bike tour along the coast of the Curonian lagoon, visiting important landmarks, nature and culture spots along the way as well as tasting freshly smoked fish directly from the local fisherman.

Nida - Nida, Lithuania

You will meet your guide at the central square of Nida (in front of the touristic information center) and will be taken to pick your bikes.

We will move along the coast of Curonian lagoon towards our first stop at Nida Civil airport – the only airport that is open for visitors.

Then we continue our ride to Vecekrugas dune – the highest planted dune on the Curonian Spit that opens a picturesque panorama of valleys, pine forest, seacoast and profiled shore of the lagoon. The name of Vecekrugas has the meaning of an old tavern which was known to stand at the footpath of the hill.

Later we will reach the place of the lost Karvaiciai village – hear the stories about buried villages that lie under the sand dunes for almost two hundred years.

The farthest destination will be the unique lighthouse of Pervalka which is the only one built on the artificial island in the lagoon unlike the other lighthouses of the Curonian Spit.

On our way back we will reach the homestead of a local fisherman who is known in the whole region for his delicious local specialty – smoked fish. We will learn about everyday life of a fishermen in the Curonian Spit, hear and see how the smoked fish is prepared and learn why it distinguishes from the smoked fish prepared in the other locations of Lithuania.

At the same time we will have our lunch picnic there and will taste the best smoked fish in the area.
After lunch we will head back to Nida to enjoy the rest of the day.

In front of the Nida tourist information center

Central Nida

Comfortable clothes and shoes to ride a bike

Dress accordingly to the weather

Local guide

Bike rental

Lunch: smoked fish

For private tour option please indicate your prefered tour starting time at the comments section when booking

Nida
Nida, Lithuania