GENERAL INFORMATION
Capital City: Vilnius
Official language: Lithuanian.
Local Time: GMT +2

OFFICIAL CONGRESS LANGUAGE
Official Congress language is English. No translation will be provided.

CLIMATE
Lithuania has a typical Central European climate. June is usually warm in Vilnius. It is a good idea to bring a jacket for a cool evening and an umbrella for a shower. Daily weather updates can be found HERE.

CURRENCY
Official currency in Lithuania is Euro. Visa and MasterCard are accepted in most shops, hotels and restaurants. You will find an ATM on nearly every corner.

ELECTRICITY
Electricity in Lithuania is 220 Volts, alternating at 50 cycles per second. Plugs are European standard with two round pins.

OPENING HOURS

Post Office:
Monday-Friday 07:00-19:00
Saturday 09:00-16:00

Banks:
Monday-Friday 08:00-17:00 in the city centre.
Monday-Sunday 10:00-22:00 in the shopping centres (please check additionally).

Shops:
Monday-Sunday 08:00-22:00 (Food)
Monday-Sunday 10:00-22.00 (Others)

Tipping. Some restaurants add a service charge of 7%, but if you are particularly happy with the service you can up that to 10%. Tipping other services such as taxi drivers is not normally expected, but obviously appreciated.