in Kretinga of Klaipėda County, Lithuania
- Curonian Spit (Unesco heritage, 44 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 55.889 and 21.244 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 55° 53' 19" and E 21° 14' 40"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Lithuanian, Russian, Polish
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 10:31 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Europe/Vilnius
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:12 am and 10:09 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Kretinga in Kretinga (Klaipėda County) with it's 22,236 residents is a town located in Lithuania about 179 mi (or 288 km) north-west of Vilnius, the country's capital place.
Time in Kretinga is now 10:31 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Vilnius with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Kretinga. The closest airport in Lithuania is Palanga International Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Curonian Spit in a distance of 44 mi (or 71 km), South.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Klaipeda, Rucava, Skuodas, Nica and Nida. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F
|Morning Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Evening Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Night Temperature||15°C / 60 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||1006.4 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 93% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 17th of July 2019
15°C (60 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Thursday, 18th of July 2019
19°C (66 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 19th of July 2019
18°C (64 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Videos from this area
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Virtualus Kretingos turas / Virtual Tour of Kretinga, Lithuania
http://www.vietoves.lt pasivažinėjimas po Kretingą / Virtual Tour of Kretinga, Lithuania / Виртуальный тур по Кретинга, Литва / Tour virtuel de Kretinga, Lituanie...
RADA Kretinga - „Salvės-SM Dubysa Šiauliai , RADOS taurės varžybos 2013 10 26
Finalinės Tarptautinės XII RADOS rankinio taurės varžybos "RADA" - "Salvė SM Dubysa" , Kretinga "VšĮ Kretingos technologijos ir verslo mokykla"
[LG] D1-767 and D1-693, Kretinga station
Lithuanian DMU trains D1-767 (train Radviliskis - Klaipeda) and D1-693 (train Klaipeda - Radviliskis), Kretinga station, Lithuania / Литовские дизель-поезда Д1-767 (маршр...
1933 Plymouth Special - Rent Car in Kretinga
Buvo gražus pavasario vakaras , paukščiukai čiulbėjo , bet kažkas sudrumstė jų dainas,,,,,,,,
[LG] TEP70BS-002 arrives and leaves Kretinga station
Lithuanian passenger locomotive TEP70BS-002 with train Vilnius - Klaipėda, arrives and leaves Kretinga station, Lithuania / Литовский тепловоз ТЭП70БС-002 с поездом...
[LG] ER20-002 and ER20-011, Kretinga station
Lithuanian locomotives ER20-002 and ER20-011, Kretinga station, Lithuania / Литовские тепловозы ER20-002 и ER20-011, ст. Кретинга, Литва.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
LCC International University
LCC International University (LCC), formerly known as Lithuania Christian Fund College, is a private liberal arts university in Lithuania.
Palanga International Airport
Palanga International Airport is an international airport located in the western part of Lithuania near the Baltic Sea. The airport focuses on servicing short and mid-range routes. The facility expansion completed in 2007 has made long-range route servicing a possibility. Since 1993, the number of passengers passing through the airport has been increasing annually. After Lithuania became a member of EU, passengers in 2004 increased more than 60% in comparison with that of 2003.
Central stadium of Klaipėda
Žalgiris Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Klaipėda, Lithuania. It is currently used mostly for football matches by FK Atlantas competing in A Lyga. FK Šilutė had used the stadium for few years till 2005. In the past the stadium had a capacity of 9,000 and now holds only 5,000.
Būtingė is a small village at the coast of the Baltic Sea in the north of Lithuania, at the border to Latvia. It belongs to the municipality of Palanga, and is situated 17 km north of the town Palanga. The village has long time belonged to Livonia, and is a part of Lithuania since 1921. The Būtingė oil terminal, a part of ORLEN Lietuva, is in function from 1999. The terminal is somewhat controversial because of fear of oil spills, which have occurred.
Klaipėda University (Lithuanian: Klaipėdos Universitetas or KU) is a university in the Lithuanian seaport Klaipėda.
Port of Klaipėda
The Port of Klaipėda is a seaport located in Klaipėda, Lithuania. It is one of the few ice-free ports in northernmost Europe, and the largest in Lithuania. It serves as a port of call for cruise ships as well as freight transport.
The Kretinga Museum, also known as Kretinga Manor, is located near the Baltic Sea in Kretinga, Lithuania. Originally a private estate, it was converted to a museum in 1992, and now contains a number of archeological finds, fine and applied art collections, folk art, and ethnographic exhibits, as well as a restored orangery. Nearby is a sculpture garden featuring a reconstruction of a Lithuanian solar calendar. The museum is operated by the Kretinga district municipality.
Šventoji River (Baltic)
The Šventoji or Latvian Sventāja River is a river in the northwest of Lithuania and southwest of Latvia. It begins in Skuodas district and for 30 km flows on the international border between Latvia and Lithuania. Šventoji River flows into the Baltic Sea near Šventoji settlement north of Palanga.
Port of Šventoji
The Port of Šventoji (Lithuanian: Šventosios valstybinis jūrų uostas) is a port in the city of Šventoji, Lithuania. It is located at the mouth of Šventoji River and Baltic Sea. The new port of Šventoji is currently under construction.
Klaipėda railway station
Klaipėda railway station (Lithuanian: Klaipėdos geležinkelio stotis) is a Lithuanian Railways station in Klaipėda. It is located at the northern part of the old town of the city. Current building was built in 1983.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kretinga.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Myasto Kretinga, Kretynga, Kretingos, Krottingen, Kratinga, Kretinga, Κρετίνγκα, 크레팅가, Кретинга