Lithuanian Archives

Foreign nationals and legal entities when requesting documents from the Lithuanian state archives, state or municipal institutions or companies, must apply to these institutions directly and not through the diplomatic representations and consular offices of the Republic of Lithuania.

Residence Permits

The main legal act regulating the issues concerning residence permits, their types and conditions of issue is the Law on the Legal status of Aliens (hereinafter - the Law). (more…)

Crossing Border

Travel Documents For intended stays on the territory of the Member States of a duration of no more than 90 days in any 180-day period, which entails considering the 180-day period preceding each day of stay, the entry conditions for third-country nationals have to be in possession of a valid travel document entitling the holder...

Visit Lithuania

If you really want to know Lithuania, you must first begin to get to know its people. Most Lithuanians are very sincere, hospitable and helpful, and, in fact, we expect the same treatment in return from our quests. Lithuanians are long-lived people, so, if you have an opportunity to talk to people of older...

Study in Lithuania

Would you like to study in Lithuania? You are always welcome to come and find out how good it is to study in the country that was the first in Eastern Europe to establish a university. (more…)

Lithuanian Tourism Attractions

1. Introduction Statistics of 2016 showed that 1.49 million tourists from foreign countries visited Lithuania and spent at least one night in the country. The total contribution of Travel & Tourism to country GDP was EUR 2,005.5mn, 5.3% of GDP in 2016, and is forecast to rise by 7.3% in 2017. Hot air ballooning is very...

History of Lithuania

We are proud of our history and keep telling our foreign guests about things which make us tingle inside and gather our spirits, fill us with strength and faith and which make us unique and known worldwide. (more…)

Lithuanian Basketball

Forget football. In Lithuania, the national sport is basketball.   The home of 10 players who made it into America's basketball league, the NBA, Lithuania is a country where kids grow up shooting for the basket rather than the goal. There are several basketball schools in every major town and physical education in schools usually ends up...