Varėna district interactive map
In our website, you will find information about Varėna, one of the most beautiful regions of Lithuania, and the activities of the municipality. We believe that everyone will be charmed by the unique beauty of the landscape and the hospitality of our people who live in villages surrounded by pine forests and granges.
The old Lithuanian culture is cherished in the region of Varėna; you cannot find it in any other region of our country. The craftsmen of the old traditional trades live here and protect the old customs and traditions of Dzūkai.
You will discover a lot of unusual and impressive historical places, and beautiful nature. You are very welcome to visit Varėna district at any time of the year, our hospitable region will not disappoint you. More…
It is just necessary to visit Merkinė. The view from the Merkinė mound is breathtaking. River Nemunas, hills, forest view… Just amazing place to see.
Jakėnai subdistrict is located in the northern part of Varėna district. The district occupies about 15,000 hectares (69% of them are forests), there are 14 lakes.
Kaniava subdistrict is mentioned since 1637. In XVIII century it belonged to the county of Lyda.
Matuizos subdistrict is located in the north-east of Varėna district.
Marcinkonys subdistrict is located in the southwest of Varėna district. The center is Marcinkonys, one of the largest Lithuanian villages. The population is low, density is very small.
Valkininkai subdistrict is located in the north-east of Varėna district.
Vydeniai subdistrict is located in the east of Varėna district.