About Kaunas

KAUNAS

Kaunas, the second largest Lithuania‘s city, which keeps the authentic spirit of the country‘s national character alive. The city is located at the confluence of the two largest Lithuanian rivers, surrounded by the hills and situated at the crossroads of the most important roads in Lithuania. 

„A. Aleksandravičius, VšĮ „Kaunas IN“

Due to its geographical position, today, Kaunas is Lithuania‘s most important center of communication.

It is a home of a variety of festivals & events, from operettas to modern dance, from classical music to Jazz. And as a Capital of Culture 2022, Kaunas is changing: from the TEMPORARY CAPITAL to CONTEMPORARY. Kaunas is the only city in the world where so much of the style of the buildings have survived to the present day.

Kaunas is a colorful city, famous by its street art, with probably the only square in the world that you can‘t get into – George Maciunas square, inspired by FLUXUS movement.

Kaunas is not only a city of old traditions but also a large center of business and industry. It can also lay claim to be a city of young people with over 35,000 students (the largest number in Lithuania) studying at one of the seven universities here. For business and investors, our city offers friendly, open, and creative space for partnerships and cooperation.