About us

2002 December 4th One of the most beautiful buildings in the Old Town of Telšiai - the newly renovated building of the former city weighing facility “Jutka” - established the public institution Žemaitija Tourism Information Center (hereinafter - Žemaitija TIC). The city scales, while it stood until the 20th century. By the mid-19th century, market traders were required to mark the weights they used to trade in the market.

Žemaitija TIC provides information on tourism services and tourism resources free of charge, publishes and distributes information publications, orders places in accommodation, catering, entertainment and leisure companies, sells ferry and bus tickets, and sells souvenirs with Samogitian merchandise.

The Samogitian Tourist Information Center can book tour services provided by 8 professional tour guides. Guides in Samogitian capital conduct guided tours in Samogitian, English, German and Russian. Lithuanian and foreign tourists in Telšiai are fascinated by the unique Old Town, Mascis Lake, amphitheater, sacral, cultural and culinary heritage, unique small architectural sculptures, art objects, legends and others.

Žemaitija TIC provides services not only in Telšiai, but also in Biržuvėnai manor homestead, which has been around for 300 years. Today Biržuvėnai is valuable in the 18th-19th centuries. an example of a large wooden manor house that reflects the natural evolution of such manor houses during the feudal period. Biržuvėnai Manor House was restored in 2011. The house is decorated with antique style furniture, authentic fireplaces with eighteenth century remains. tiles, chimney, floor tiles. Visitors can see the living room, kitchen, dressing room, lord's bedroom, cabinet and more. Near the house of the gentlemen, the official, stable and carriage are rebuilt.

Excursions are organized in Biržuvėnai manor homestead, entertainment education "Treasure hunt" is organized, events, commemorations, poetry readings, exhibitions are held. In a majestic, life-like environment of the count, newlyweds can swap gold rings.

Žemaitija TIC is a competent tourism information and consulting institution with high service culture, high quality specialized services, organizational work, wide public relations, use of modern information technologies, excellent conditions for visitors and staff.

Lithuanian and foreign tourists regularly visit Telšiai, which has become a tourist pearl. With the rapidly growing number of them, the aim of Žemaitija TIC - together with the team and tourism service providers, organizations and entrepreneurs - is to improve and expand the tourism services provided in Telšiai district, to make Telšiai district more popular and well known in the tourism market. growth in tourism flow.