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Hill of Three Crosses

Vilnius, Lithuania
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Ranked #16 of 97 attractions in Vilnius
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Haifa, Israel
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90 reviews 90 reviews
56 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

they are located on a hill near the old town. if you are in good shape and passing through the old town, take a walk uphill and see all of Vilnius below you.

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Palermo, Italy
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267 reviews 267 reviews
229 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

From this hill you will enjoy the best sight of Vilnius. The three crosses are just amazing. They are so white and they are put in such a perfect spot that it would take an entire day to admire them in all their beauty while the different lights of the day enlighten them. Visit this place!

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Rehovot
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

This hill is inside very nice park just few steps from the vilnius Old town. Highly recommended in Spring

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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103 reviews 103 reviews
18 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Such an impressive monument in what it seems the middle of nowhere in Lithuania. We went here on our way from Riga to Vilnius and we were pleasantly surprised we were all so impressed by these crosses. It's nice to walk through them, the scenery is quiet and peaceful. I really liked being here.

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Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

If you're in Vilnius for a short visit, and would have to choose whether to visit Gediminas Castle or The Hill of Three Crosses, then sure go for Gediminas Castle, it's the symbol of Vilnius, and it's more convenient to reach. But if you already visited Gediminas, the weather is nice, you have some free time and feel like taking... More

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Moscow, Russia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The Hill of Three Crosses is definetely a must see in Vilnius. The Three Crosses are the independence symbol of the country. Situated on a high hill it takes a while to reach the place. We decided to go up by steps that are right across the river from a park. It took us around 15 minutes at a fast... More

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

so if you ready to have a lot of steps, go and get it. there is amazing views from that hill, just try to catch good weather :)

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Aachen, Germany
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

After a little walk up a hill you get a truly nice panorama across vilnius. From there you can also take good pictures of the ancient vilnius castle (from above).

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Riyadh
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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The hill of crosses is amazing! It is a must see for anyone traveling to Lithuania. Also the story and history behind the hill is very unusual and interesting.

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Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I think that this is unique in all our world and is an amazing symbol of love, persistence and resistance. Not to be missed.

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