Aukštaitija is the name of one of five ethnographic regions of Lithuania. The name comes from lands being in upper basin of Nemunas River or being relative to Lowlands up to the sun.
Photo: Hugo.arg, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is the fifth-biggest city in with population of 119,000, on the shore of the River Nevėžis not far from the Via Baltica highway between Vilnius and Riga. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the 9th largest city in with a population around 35,000. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city in north-east . It is the administrative center of district and . Photo: Indigoboy85, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the oldest cities in . Photo: Hugo.arg, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a national park in north-eastern , about 100 km north of . Photo: Dakys, GFDL.


Latitude of center
55.8476° or 55° 50' 51.3" north
Longitude of center
24.8676° or 24° 52' 3.2" east

Also Known As

  • Aragonese: Aukštaitija
  • Azerbaijani: Aukştaytiya
  • Belarusian: Аўкштайтыя
  • Belarusian: Аўкштайція
  • Belarusian: Аўкштота
  • Breton: Aukštaitija
  • Catalan: Aukštaitija
  • Chinese: 奥克什泰蒂亚
  • Chinese: 奧克什泰蒂亞
  • Chinese: 奧克施泰提亞
  • Czech: Aukštaitija
  • Danish: Aukstaitija
  • Danish: Aukštaitija
  • Dimli (individual language): Aukštaitija
  • Dutch: Aukstaitija
  • Dutch: Aukštaitija
  • Eastern Mari: Аукштайтий
  • Esperanto: Alta Litovio
  • Esperanto: Aukstajtio
  • Esperanto: Aukštaitija
  • Esperanto: Auxksxtajtio
  • Esperanto: Aŭkŝtajtio
  • Estonian: Aukštaitija
  • French: Aukštaitija
  • French: Haute Lituanie
  • Georgian: აუქშტაიტია
  • German: Aukschtaitien
  • German: Aukstaitija
  • German: Aukštaitien
  • German: Aukštaitija
  • German: Oberlitauen
  • Greek: Αουκσαϊτίγια
  • Hebrew: אוקשטאיטייה
  • Indonesian: Aukštaitija
  • Italian: Aukštaitija
  • Japanese: アウクシュタイティヤ
  • Korean: 아욱슈타이티야
  • Latvian: Augštaitija
  • Latvian: Aukštaitija
  • Lithuanian: Aukštaitij
  • Lithuanian: Aukštaitija
  • Low German: Aukstaitija
  • Low German: Aukštaitija
  • Norwegian: Aukštaitija
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Auksjtaitia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Aukstaitia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Aukstaitija
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Aukštaitija
  • Persian: اوکشتایتیا
  • Polish: Auksztota
  • Polish: Litwa Górna
  • Russian: Аукштайтия
  • Samogitian: Aukštaitėjė
  • Slovenian: Aukštaitija
  • Spanish: Aukstaitija
  • Spanish: Aukštaitija
  • Turkish: Aukštaitija
  • Ukrainian: Авкштота
  • Ukrainian: Аукшайтія
  • Ukrainian: Аукштайтія
  • Ukrainian: Аукштота
  • Urdu: اوکشتیتیا

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