The Location of the Workshop
The Workshop will take place at the Gabija Hotel conference hall, which is surrounded by the most beautiful places of Palanga and located near the main gates of Birutės Park. Modern conference hall will be prepared for hosting scientific groups.
You will find more information about the conference center here.
The workshop participants are provided with free accommodation including breakfast and a morning SPA in “Gabija” Hotel. Hotel offers free WiFi, free parking area, a restaurant, and SPA center. Open spaces, closeness of nature and peacefulness create a unique environment, harmoniously complementing the comfort provided by the hotel. The hotel is 800 meters from J. Basanavičius street and the beach.
For your convenience, we offer rooms for booking, and if you want to live somewhere else - please feel free to arrange that individually and inform us. If you wish to choose accommodation by yourself, you can choose from many hotels, recreational and guest houses located in Palanga. Accommodation in other places has to be funded by the participant.
The most comfortable way to reach Palanga is by bus or car. Bus lines from the major Lithuanian cities are going directly to Palanga bus station. If travelling from other locations, the most convenient way is at first reach Klaipėda by bus or train, and later take a bus to Palanga (buses from Klaipėda central station move to Palanga every 30 minutes). More information on how to reach Palanga can be found here.
If you are planning to arrive by car you should be aware that there is a payment for parking all across the city. The fee is collected every day twenty four hours from 15th of May until 15th of September (inclusive). Payment for parking in dedicated parking places can be paid by SMS. Charges vary depending on the parking location and duration. Information about the parking charges can be found here.
Guests from other countries can reach Palanga by plane. The planes from Copenhagen (Denmark), Oslo (Norway), Riga (Latvia), London (Luton, United Kingdom), London (Stansted, United Kingdom), Warsaw (Poland) , during the summer season - from Moscow (Russia), Minsk (Belarus), Kiev (Ukraine) have direct flights to the international Palanga airport. The schedules of Palanga international airport are here.
Palanga is a Lithuanian resort near the Baltic sea, 25 km to the north of Klaipeda. Palanga municipality includes settlements of Palanga, Šventoji ir Būtingė. For a long time Palanga has been one of the most popular resorts in Lithuania. It is a particularly admired region not only by Lithuanians but also by foreign guests.
The resort is famous by the large nice beach, well-developed infrastructure, beautifully managed public spaces, extensive possibilities for accommodation, food and other services. Guests of the city are able to enjoy a quiet relax on the beaches, beautiful parks as well as visit many interesting places, museums. Visitors who like an active lifestyle may choose riding bicycles or horses and many other attractions.
Here you can find more information about leisure activities in Palanga.