7th Baltic Congress of Radiology (BCR) 2018
 
 
CULTURAL PROGRAMMES


We have selected Cultural Programmes at special rates for BCR 2018 participants. If you are interested in a particular Cultural Programme, please reserve a place for yourself by modifying your registration.



Reflections of Kaunas modernistic architecture
5 October (Friday), 7 October (Sunday)

In 2015 Kaunas was granted the sign of European heritage and included into the list of UNESCO design cities. Nowadays – this is an exceptional inheritance, witnessing the golden period of flourishment of the city, when Kaunas as a historical capital of Lithuania developed its modernistic architecture in parallel with other European cities. Don’t miss the chance of learning the phenomenon of modernistic architecture combining national and Christian style elements.
Meeting place: TBA
Excursion starts:
5 October – 13.00
7 October – 10.00
Duration: 2-2,5 hours on foot
Price: 20 Eur per person



Kaunas City Tour
6 October (Saturday)

Kaunas – a city, situated between two rivers, which has very important XIV – XVII centuries objects. During excursion you will visit the old town and one of the first objects in the city history: Kaunas castle, Town Hall, Thunder house, gothic style churches. You will hear many  – history facts, stories and legends about Kaunas. In the end of excursion you will visit the largest monastery complex in Lithuania, and the most magnificent example of Italian Baroque architecture in the country - Pažaislis Monastery.

   
Meeting place: TBA
Excursion starts: 10.00

Duration: 3–3,5 hours by bus

Price: 25 Eur per person


  



The Old Town secrets in Kaunas
6 October (Saturday)

A good opportunity to visit the most important and amusing places: see “White Swan” - Town hall, Thunder House, Sun clock, Vytautas Church; hear a love story about duke Žygimantas Augustas and Barbora Radvilaitė, about the longest bridge in Kaunas. To take a walk in Santakos park and visit a place, where was started Kaunas history – Kaunas castle. Of course, to see one of the oldest gothic style churches in Kaunas. 

 
Meeting place: TBA
Excursion starts: 
15.00
Duration: 
2-2,5 hours on foot
Price:
 20 Eur per person