Initiative „Smiling Vilnius with Volunteers“ is in operation in
Vilnius, from the 1st July to 27th September, every day from 10.00 a.m.
till 8.00 p.m. Volunteers are working in the Old Town of Vilnius handing
out the informational material about the points of interest in the
city. They are also able to help tourists to find their way around the
Old Town of Vilnius as well as will give advice about the places to
The volunteers can be distinguished by their special outfit bearing a badge of tourism information.
The idea for this initiative was encouraged by the growing number of
tourists in Vilnius and Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of EU,
which is going to even increase a number of the visitors, coming to
Vilnius. Therefore, this initiative seeks to facilitate the stay of the
guests, coming to Vilnius, and to create an image of a welcoming and