Birzai
in Biržai of Panevėžys, Lithuania

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
56.200 and 24.750 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 56° 12' 0" and E 24° 45' 0"
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: 07:41 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Vilnius
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:56 am and 8:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Lithuania in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Lithuania.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Lithuania. Last Update: 2022-08-17 08:08:07

Delve into Birzai

Birzai in Biržai (Panevėžys) with it's 14,911 habitants is a town located in Lithuania about 106 mi (or 171 km) north of Vilnius, the country's capital town.

Time in Birzai is now 07:41 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Vilnius with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Birzai, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Lithuania is Barysiai Airport in a distance of 47 mi (or 75 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Historic Centre of Riga in Latvia at a distance of 57 mi (or 92 km). The closest in Lithuania is Kernavė Archaeological Site (Cultural Reserve of Kernavė) in a distance of 91 mi (or 92 km), North-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Vecumnieki, Lielvarde, Jaunjelgava, Kegums and Nereta. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Thursday, 18th of August 2022

28°C (83 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 19th of August 2022

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 20th of August 2022

24°C (75 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Biržai ir Biržų krašto kampeliai

Published: July 28, 2009
Length: 18:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Benobb puslapis

Dabartinio miesto teritorijoje gyventa jau neolite, prieš 5000 metų. Biržų apylinkėse buvo gyventa sėlių genčių. Biržai minimi 1415 m., kai Jogaila lankydamas Lietuvos žemes, apsilankė...


Senovinės technikos klubas Klasika. Biržai 2012 - istorinės technikos paroda

Published: November 19, 2012
Length: 31:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kaucars

Senovinės technikos klubas "Klasika" pristato istorinės technikos parodą "Biržai 2012". 2012 m. rugpjūčio 4 d. Senovinės technikos klubas "Klasika" surengė tradicinę istorinės technikos...


Metal on Metal 2008.10.18. Biržai

Published: October 21, 2008
Length: 23:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: donis tube

Metal on Metal, Biržai, 2008.10.18, Club "Agaras"


Biržai.Šokių kolektyvas ,,Tango

Published: May 06, 2012
Length: 04:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Brigita Smindriūnaitė


Stunt pilot Jurgis Kairys at Biržai Aviation Show

Published: August 05, 2013
Length: 59:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: acidemic

Jurgis Kairys is Worldwide famous Lithuanian aerobatic pilot and aeronautical engineer. On 3rd August 2013 he participated at Biržai city aviation show in Lithuania with his stunt program.


Game of Bike, Biržai 2013

Published: August 10, 2013
Length: 09:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Angel Shaped

Just a few moments from Beerzai Game of Bike. BMX riders: Mantas Armonas, Povilas Veilandas, Rytis Antanavičius, Rinaldas Užkurėlis, Tomas Alijevas, Janis Cunculis, Ed Zunda.


Biržai Retro '12 - Timelapse

Published: May 28, 2012
Length: 52:47 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: bstkekipazas


Flight above Biržai, Lithuania 02

Published: August 12, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: trysketuriolika

Flight above Biržai, Lithuania. Landing. Taking off and flying: http://youtu.be/W1kkousyfyg.


Virtualus Biržų turas / Virtual Tour of Birzai, Lithuania

Published: November 05, 2012
Length: 24:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: VietovesLt

http://www.vietoves.lt pasivažinėjimas po Biržus / Virtual Tour of Birzai, Lithuania / Виртуальный тур по Биржай, Литва / Tour virtuel de Birzai, Lituanie / Virtuelle...


Alina ir Egidijus | Vestuvės

Published: August 01, 2014
Length: 50:11 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: City Films

Alina ir Egidijus | Vestuvės www.cityfilms.lt.


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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.

Biržai Castle

Biržai Castle is a castle in Biržai, Lithuania. Construction of the earth bastion-type castle started in 1586 by the order of Krzysztof Mikołaj "the Lightning" Radziwiłł. In 1575, preparing for this construction, a dam was built on the Agluona and Apaščia rivers at their confluence, and the artificial Lake Širvėna, covering about 40 km², was created. Major castle building works were finished in 1589.

Located at 56.2, 24.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Renaissance architecture in Lithuania, Castles in Lithuania, Museums in Panevėžys County, Buildings and structures completed in 1589, Buildings and structures in Panevėžys County, Visitor attractions in Panevėžys County, Castles of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania

Lake Širvėna

Širvėna Lake is a lake located in Biržai municipality, northern Lithuania. It is the oldest artificial lake in Lithuania. It was created in 1575 when the dam was built on rivers Agluona and Apaščia. The lake was built to protect the Radvila castle in Biržai. Now the city of Biržai, which was built around the castle, is located on the southern shore of Širvėna lake. The suburb of Astravas is built on the northern and the suburb of Rinkuškiai on the western shore.

Located at 56.2119, 24.755 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Lithuania

Astravas Manor

Astravas Manor is a manor in Biržai suburb Astravas, Lithuania. It was commissioned by Jan Tyszkewicz and was built in 1849–1862 in neoclassical style by architect Tomasz Tyszecki. The damage it sustained during World War II was repaired between 1955-1962. The palace has a rich classical interior decorated with many sculptures.

Located at 56.2208, 24.77 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses completed in 1862, Palaces in Lithuania, Buildings and structures in Panevėžys County


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Myasto Birzhay, Birże, Biržų, Birsen, Birsche, Birzhay, Birzhi, Biržai, Горад Біржай, Μπιρζάι, Birzai, ビルジャイ, ბირჟაი, Birži, Биржай, Biržā, Биржај, Біржай, בירזש, 比爾扎伊