Utena is the perfect place to sit back, relax and spend a quiet holiday recharging your batteries. Utena is one of the oldest settlements in Lithuania and is the administrative center of Utena County. The area is rich in forests, lakes, and historical buildings, it boasts a long and fascinating history as the name of the city was first mentioned in records in 1261. This industrial city is located in northeastern Lithuania and is best known for its food and clothing factories. It is the eighth largest city by size in the country and is divided into 10 districts, including Pramonės rajonas, Krašuona, and Dauniškis. The city's streets, parks and public squares have been reconstructed in recent years and many tourists come here to visit the Aukštakalnis Pine Forest, the City Garden, or the Vieša Park.
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The region is famous for its hosiery products and its many monuments of cultural and historic interest and value. Tourists renting Utena apartments can visit ancient castles, Catholic churches, and interesting museums during their stay in Utena. Those who are looking for Utena holiday rentals can easily find something to suit them, even right in the heart of the city. Such as apartments or villas. Utena has two post offices, a local culture centre and a hippodrome.
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Utena features numerous attractions and unique landscapes of rare natural beauty. The city is a favorite travel destination for those looking for peace and relaxation. Despite its industrial nature, Utena was named the second most pleasant city to live in an international competition that took place between cities with ten to fifty thousand residents. As soon as you find the best Utena holiday accommodation, you can start exploring the city. You can visit the Catholic church of St. Stanislaus, the Catholic church of St. Lawrence and the Monastery of Augustine, or the Balninkai market town.
For those who are passionate about history, visiting the Dubingiai village and the Videniškiai village is a must. Nature lovers will be delighted by the Forest of Labanoras. Make sure you see Asvejos Ežeras, the largest lake in Lithuania. Built in 1802, Church of Christ's Ascension is the oldest church in Utena. It is shaped like a cross, has two chapels and is built in a gothic style. You may also want to visit Klaipeda, the country’s most important port, built by the Knights of the Livonian Order in 1252. This city has many things to offer to those who love history and culture, so make sure you search for Utena holiday rentals in this beautiful and fascinating location.