Vilnius is the capital and largest city of . It lies on the bank of the Neris river and has approximately 560,000 inhabitants. Vilnius was the European Capital of Culture in 2009.

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The Cathedral Basilica of St Stanislaus and St Ladislaus of Vilnius is the main Roman Catholic Cathedral of . Photo: Lestath, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The , or Sharp Gate is a in Vilnius, the capital of , and one of its most important religious, historical and cultural monuments. is situated 2 km south of Vilnius. Photo: Kontis, Public domain.

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is a Roman Catholic church in Vilnius' , on the right bank of the Vilnia River established circa 1495–1500. Photo: Algirdas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is an eldership in the Vilnius city municipality, . is situated 3 km northeast of Vilnius. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a neighbourhood in Vilnius, the capital of , largely located in , a World Heritage Site. is situated 1½ km southeast of Vilnius. Photo: Wojsyl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of Vilnius, one of the largest surviving medieval old towns in Northern Europe, has an area of 3.59 square kilometres. Photo: Mastaart, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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