Last year Vilnius was busy with filmmakers and actors that worked to create the HBO hit series "Chernobyl". About ⅔ of the show were filmed in Lithuania!
Now we give you the oportunity to leave the old town and visit the best Chernobyl filming locations in suburbs of Vilnius. During this fully guided, half-day tour by car, you will be able to visualise the environment of drama and tragedy, find out about backstage gossips and peculiarities, and most importantly to learn the historical background of the events.
We are starting in Vilnius city center at the Museum of Occupation and Freedom Fights that used to be the headquerters of KGB in Lithuania. After this we will take you to Fabijoniškės, the Soviet built one blueprint district, that became a perferct representation of Pripyat. Fabijoniškės has stunning scenery and intriguing local Soviet history, which make this tour as interesting for the casual viewer as it’s fascinating for the superfan. Next, you will experience the grandeur Soviet arcitecture and finally we will get back to the old town to finish where the last episode of the show was filmed.
This tour will entwine the history, politics, KGB operations and its failures and give you much better overview of casual life during the Soviet era. See first-hand the stunning scenery featured as the backdrop in the HBO series when you join us for an unforgettable half-day visiting some of the Chernobyl filming locations.
Optional for additional fee:
Tour in the Museum of Occupation and Freedom Fights
Visit to the TV Tower for the view of the city