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I think, the Curonian split is the same from both sides, Lithuanian and Russian side. So, if you are interested in only Split - you should not bother about visit the Kaliningrad. But: As I've already said here, my mother is from Kaliningrad, and I've been there near half of my life, especially during summer holidays. I love this town, and my opinion is what ...


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As you say you're going to pass the border at Curonian Spit, you'll be in Klaipeda before this. @Marcel C. already said about the Nida station, but I want to add some information shich can be useful for you and others who will view this question. So, you have two different ways to get from Klaipeda to Curonian Spit and Kaliningrad with your car: As ...


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Sorry for the late answer. First of all, I want to mention that my mother is from Kaliningrad, and I've spent nearly half my life there, especially during summer holidays. And now about your question. Dead season is from November to March. During this period you should visit Kaliningrad only if you have direct contact with some locals who can help you with ...


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For the Lithuanian side the high season is July and August, but really it is weather dependent. Expect much more people when the sun is shining in the weekend, since Curonian Spit is easily accessible from the mainland, and the access is from a large city (3rd largest city in Lithuania, large of course in relative terms, population 200k) KlaipÄ—da. So when ...


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I was never really in this region, but last summer when I went to Estonia, Russia and Latvia I thought about going to Kaliningrad and the Curonian Spit as well. For that I read a lot about the best time to go there. Over the winter it can get a little bit cold, but you don't care about that- Nevertheless most attractions and other things tend to be closed ...


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There is a border crossing from Lithuania to Russia on the Curonian Spit. It is just south of the village of Nida. You can see the station via the google maps satellite view. If you are not a Russian citizen, you need a Russian visa. This has to be arranged before going there. They won't issue a visa at the Nida border.


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VMAtm made a perfect answer about Kaliningrad, here are my two cents about Curonian Spit. First of all, for me the Russia part and Lithuanian part do differ a lot. On the Russian part you could find: Ornitological station, where you could see how ornitologists catch birds during their season migrations and put rings on them (last years you need to book a ...



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