2002 December 4 In one of the most beautiful buildings of the Old Town of Telšiai - in the newly restored building of the former city scales “Jutka” - the Public Institution Žemaitija Tourism Information Center (hereinafter - Žemaitijos TIC) was established. In the city scales before it stood until the twentieth century. by the mid-19th century, market traders were required to label the weights they used to trade in the market.
Samogitian TIC provides free information on tourism services and tourism resources, publishes and distributes information publications, orders places in accommodation, catering, entertainment and leisure services companies, sells ferry and bus tickets, sells souvenirs with Samogitian attributes.
Samogitian TIC can order guide services provided by 12 professional guides. In the capital of Samogitia, guides lead tours in Samogitian, English, German and Russian. Lithuanian and foreign tourists in Telšiai are fascinated by the unique old town, Lake Mutis in the city center, amphitheater, sacral, cultural and culinary heritage, unique small architectural sculptures, art objects, legends, etc.
Samogitian TIC provides services not only in Telšiai, but also in the homestead of Biržuvėnai manor, which dates back almost 300 years. Today Biržuvėnai is a valuable 18th-19th century an example of a large wooden manor homestead, reflecting the natural development of such homesteads during the period of feudalism. Biržuvėnai manor house was rebuilt in 2011. The house is decorated with antique-style furniture, preserved authentic fireplaces with the 18th century. tiles, chimney, floor tiles. Visitors can see the living room, kitchen, cupboard, master bedroom, study and other rooms. Near the gentlemen's house to rebuild the office, stable and carriage.
Excursions are organized in Biržuvėnai manor homestead, entertainment education “Treasure Hunt” is organized, events, commemorations, poetry readings, exhibitions take place. In a majestic environment reminiscent of the life of the counts, newlyweds can exchange gold rings.
Samogitian Tourist Information Center is a competent tourism information and consulting institution, characterized by a high service culture, quality specialized services, organizational work, extensive public relations, use of modern information technologies, excellent conditions for visitors and staff.
Telšiai, which has become a pearl of tourism, is regularly visited by Lithuanian and foreign tourists. With the rapid increase in their number, the goal of Samogitian TIC is to improve and expand the tourism services provided in Telšiai district together with the team and tourism service institutions, organizations and entrepreneurs, to make Telšiai district even more popular and well-known in the tourism market. growth in tourism flows.