World Travel GuidesHill of Crosses, Lithuania

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Brief Description: Hill of Crossesis a pilgrimage site located north of the city of Šiauliai, in northern Lithuania. The practise of leaving crosses on the hill be belived to have begun after the 1831 Uprising.
Country: Lithuania
Category: Religious Sites




Hill of Crosses, Lithuania
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Jess & Peter




A young visitor at the Hill of Crosses
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Rimantas Lazdynas




Another view of the Hill of Crosses
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Dezidor





Crucifixes and religious statues at the Hill of Crosses
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Dezidor




The Hill of Crosses, as seen from the base
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Marek Dziwior


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