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What Lithuania can offer

This Northern European country at the center of Europe will charm you with its medieval towns and cobbled streets, dense forests for foraging and wildlife spotting, and quirky cultural festivals where you can dance and drink with the locals. As a study abroad destination, it offers all the history and culture of the major European destinations, without the crowds and high costs.

With the renowned Curonian Spit, a UNESCO World Heritage Site of spectacular shifting sand dunes (which can travel over nine miles a year) and five national parks within reach by train or car, getting out in nature is easy.

In this affordable European country, with its snowy winters and pleasant summers, you can escape the fast pace and stress of larger metropolises and soak up slower living.

Where do we operate programs in Lithuania

What type of programs can you do in Lithuania


World Endeavors study abroad programs’ are located Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania and the largest medieval town in central and eastern Europe.


Our Lithuania Programs

Shown below are all of our program options for this country. If you can’t find a suitable program then please use the main program finder to continue your search.

Every World Endeavors Program Includes

Our international programs are intentionally curated to be comprehensive, and include all that you need to succeed and stay safe abroad.


  • Customized to match your interests and goals
  • Year-round program availability and start dates
  • Flexible durations


  • Variety of options depending on program type – host family, shared apartment/house, student residence
  • Vetted and hand-selected with quality and safety in mind


  • Dedicated one-on-one advisor
  • Local on-site coordinator


  • Comprehensive travel medical insurance
  • Mental Health First Aid-certified staff
  • 24/7 emergency travel assistance


  • Airport pickup
  • Pre-arrival and on-site orientation
  • 24/7 local support


  • Re-entry handbook and support
  • Assistance with resume updates
  • World Endeavors Alumni Network


When you feel safe and respected abroad, you will flourish. World Endeavors participants are transformed through enriching, rewarding and safe experiences around the world. We meticulously monitor travel recommendations and will only facilitate programs where we can ensure our participants’ safety. 

We take key steps to ensure our participants’ well-being, including providing a pre-trip success guide, 24/7 local support, in-country trained staff, pre and post-arrival orientation, comprehensive travel medical insurance, and Mental Health First Aid-certified staff. Please contact us if you have any specific questions or concerns.


Here are some ideas for what you can do in your spare time in Lithuania:

  • Explore Vilnius: Experience its’ charming Old Town, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Wander its cobbled streets, visit historical sites, churches, and cathedrals, and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of the city.
  • Visit Trakai Castle: A picturesque island castle surrounded by lakes, this castle offers a glimpse into Lithuania’s medieval history and provides a lovely setting for a leisurely visit.
  • Engage in Traditional Crafts: Lithuania has a rich heritage of traditional crafts, such as weaving, pottery, and amber jewelry making. Take workshops or visit craft markets to learn about and buy these unique products.
  • Relax by the Baltic Sea: Lithuania has a coastline along the Baltic Sea with sandy beaches, which offer opportunities for swimming, sunbathing, and enjoying coastal activities.

Recent Testimonials

SydneyIntern in Ireland

I didn't feel like I was an intern - I felt like a member of the staff!

EdenStudy in Spain

Honestly it was the best semester I’ve ever had. I met so many people and learned so many things. I found a new love for a different country. I would definitely recommend World Endeavors to anyone who wants a life-changing experience!

JenniferStudy in Spain

My advisor at World Endeavors was absolutely excellent! Her expertise and delightful people skills were exactly what sealed the deal, making World Endeavors my final decision for study abroad.

GwenStudy in Czech Republic

It was like a reset! I experienced a lot of growth as a person and it made me feel like I have my life together.

BridgetIntern in Czech Republic

I went into it having high expectations and everything was completely fulfilled. I learned a lot - it was amazing.

AliciaStudy in Thailand

I have to say that what I remember, as much as Thailand's delicious colors and flavours, are the people I crossed paths with – the other students who became such good friends, and the local Thais who showed me such kindness. And of course the food. I still dream of the food.

WhitneyIntern in Costa Rica

Absolutely amazing. I learned so many new things I had never learned before and I'm still in touch with my host family.

Lithuania FAQs

Where is Lithuania located?

Lithuania is a country located in the Baltic region of Europe. It is situated on the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea. It is bordered by Latvia to the north, Belarus to the east and south, Poland to the south, and Russia’s Kaliningrad Oblast to the west.

What is the capital of Lithuania?

The capital of Lithuania is Vilnius.

What language do they speak in Lithuania?

The official language spoken in Lithuania is Lithuanian. Lithuanian is a Baltic language and one of the oldest languages still spoken in Europe. Its unique alphabet is considered one of the critical elements of Lithuania’s cultural identity. The term “Lithuanian” can also refer to a person from Lithuania, a country in the Baltic region of Europe.

Is Lithuania safe?

Lithuania is generally safe for travelers, with a low crime rate. Exercise standard precautions against petty theft, especially in crowded tourist areas, and stay aware of your belongings on public transportation. Familiarize yourself with local emergency contacts and respect local customs and laws. Staying informed about local conditions and checking travel advisories from your government is advisable before your trip.

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How to apply

You’ve decided to go abroad – amazing! Applying for your World Endeavors program is easy and stress-free. We can’t wait to get you on your way!


Research and compare. If you can’t decide on a program, we can guide you toward the best fit.


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