Palanga (Aboot this soondpronunciation , German: Polangen; Pols: Połąga) is a seaside resort toun in wastren Lithuanie, on the shore o the Baltic Sea.

Palanga
Ceety municipality
The Tiškevičiai Palace hooses the Amber Museum
Coat o airms o Palanga
Coat o airms
Eik-name(s): 
Vasaros sostinė (Simmer Caipital)
Palanga is locatit in Lithuania
Palanga
Palanga
Location o Palanga
Coordinates: 55°55′N 21°4′E / 55.917°N 21.067°E / 55.917; 21.067Coordinates: 55°55′N 21°4′E / 55.917°N 21.067°E / 55.917; 21.067
Kintra Lithuanie
Ethnografic regionSamogitia
CoontyLTU Klaipėdos apskritis flag.svg Klaipėda Coonty
MunicipalityPalanga ceety municipality
First mentioned1161
Granted ceety richts1791
EldershipsŠventoji eldership
Area
 • Total79 km2 (31 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
 • Tot17,600
 • Density223/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Wabsteidhttp://www.palanga.lt

Twin touns – Sister ceetiesEedit

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Sadraudzības pilsētas". jurmala.lv. Retrieved 26 April 2014. (in Latvie) (in Inglis)