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Cycling holidays in Klaipėda

"It’s not about the cycling, it’s about the places.” (The Telegraph).   And it is totally true because Klaipėda is a popular a tourist destination, where a cycling holiday is recommended if you want to really experience all this fascinating town has to offer.

The cycling in Klaipėda is wonderfully flat, very scenic and practically traffic-free. Also, traveling by bike along Klaipėda you can expect an Old Town with his unique fachwerk architecture, peaceful surroundings with sandy beaches, pine forests and of course developed cycling infrastructure with  120 km of bicycle paths.

So, if you already chose a Klaipėda as your next cycling holiday destination,  you need a bike first. We recommend several bike rental services that are all conveniently in central locations. Here goes:

"DU RATAI" / BalticCycle
Naujoji uosto st. 3, Tel. +370 615 91773, +370 614 18695,
Working hours:  May, September from 9 am till 7 pm
June – August 9 am till 9 pm 
Pricing: 8 – 15 EUR per day for a trekking or MTB bike, 30 EUR/per day for an E-bike/Pedelec

Various places in city center, Tel. +370 693 57167;
Pricing: 3.5 EUR/per hour, 13 EUR/per day.
Deposit 50 EUR

"Klaipėda hostel"
Butkų Juzės g. 7, tel. +370 655 94407,
Working all year around
Pricing: 12 EUR/per day


"Klaipėda Tours"
Teatro st. 7 tel. +370 46 411 630,,
Working hours: from 9 am till 6 pm
Pricing: 2,5 EUR/per hour, 12 EUR/per day (Deposit 100 EUR)

VE (v),
Liepojos st. 1, tel. +370 604 69937 and Taikos av. 61, +370 601 12552,
Pricing: 10 EUR/per day
For beginners, we recommend to use the bicycle path on the riverside of Danė.

You can also conveniently bike in Smiltynė, Curonian Spit and all the way to Juodkrantė or Nida. 

Foto @Nidos KTIC "Agila"

Here you will find bicycle routes plans.