The Cathedral Basilica in Vilnius
The Cathedral Basilica, in the Old Town district of Vilnius, is Lithuania's main Roman Catholic Church. This beautiful landmark is just ten minutes' walk from the Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva and a visit to the Cathedral Basilica is a must for anyone staying in Vilnius.
The current Cathedral Basilica was constructed in the late 18th century and is an excellent example of the neo-classical architectural style. It houses some stunning art works too, including the oldest fresco in Lithuania, which is thought to date from the 14th century.
Discover the heart of Vilnius at the Cathedral Basilica
Vilnius Cathedral Basilica is situated on the edge of the bustling Cathedral Square, the venue for many local events. Fairs, parades, concerts and seasonal events all take place in Cathedral Square, in the shadow of the stunning Cathedral Basilica, so it's the perfect place to go if you want to get a taste of Lithuanian life.
You can also experience a little Lithuanian folklore at the Cathedral Basilica. Stand on the 'magic tile' in front of the cathedral's 57m tall belfry, close your eyes and turn around three times while making a wish – according to locals, it's sure to come true.
Visit the Cathedral Basilica with Radisson Blu
If you're planning a trip to see the Cathedral Basilica and other attractions in Vilnius, the Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva is the ideal place to stay. Just a short walk from Cathedral Square and the Cathedral Basilica, our elegant 4-star hotel features spacious, comfortable guest rooms and outstanding facilities, so you can relax in style after a long day exploring the historic city of Vilnius.