If you want to get the best panoramic sights of Kaunas, then you must head on to the Žaliakalnis Funicular Railway and get a ride on one of its funiculars. In the ranks of other famous attractions such as the Museum of the Devils, the Lithuanian Zoo Park, the Ninth Fort and the Museum of Ceramics, among others, the railway is known to be among the oldest of its kind in the whole of Europe that is still providing services. For directions, enquire at your Kaunas hotel.
Officially started in August of the year 1931, this funicular railway features wood-paneled coaches and funiculars that were made by AEG, a well-known German company. Run by electricity, the funiculars are manned by an English-speaking operators who will give you a running commentary of the sights that you can see, while he or she will take you up to 75 meters high. If you are staying in one of the Kaunas hotels, then you can get a ride on one of these funiculars by just heading to Ausros Street. You are sure to get the time of your life as you take in a great number of tourist attractions in Kaunas from a higher point of view. Perhaps, you can spot your Kaunas accomodation?