Welcome to the world of Indians in Vinetu Village!
Vinetu Village is an authentic campsite of North American Indians settled in a beautiful valley of the river Akmena – Danė. It is a unique place where anyone can have rest and relax, have fun and learn a lot about the lifestyle of Indians being in the nature filled with the Indian spirit.
In Vinetu Village you will be able to look at and also to spend a night in the authentic, colourfully decorated Tipi tents – dwellings where Indians of the Great Plains used to live. Here you will have the possibility to know the depth of Indian culture, to see their traditional household tools, clothes, costumes, musical instruments, and various kinds of weapons, and try them all in practice. You will appear in the real prairie and have good time, but also you will have a chance to enrich your understanding about Indians by participating in various recreational activities that are fun and educational. You will learn more about the history, culture, and traditions of Indians, hear their life‘s wisdom, meaning of shamanism, and know about their love to Mother earth, nature, and animals. Additionally, you will have a chance to understand the meaning of the magic ritual dance while listening to the shamanic drum vibrations. You will take part in the ceremonies of smoking the pipe of peace and burying the hatchet. Also, you will have a chance to test your strength in the competitions, which were intended to prepare young Indians for the adult life. In Vinetu Village children will be able to feel themselves as real indians of the praire, while the adults will remember themselves playing indians in their childhood after reading the books written by Karl May, J. F. Cooper, Liselotte Welskopf, and others.
Water lovers will enjoy kayaking or canoeing in various scenic trails along the rivers of Žemaitija –Samogitia.
Also, you will be able to try your eye sharpness and hand quickness while shooting from indian weapons: bows and blow gun.
Sauna lovers will relax in the Indian sauna Inipi, which includes various rituals and is called „a second birth of the soul“ or “the sauna of seven sweats of the soul“, which use for the health is known and these days.
All what you will learn and try during the activities described above will let you know more about the culture of Indians, and feel Indian spirit and its meaning in our modern world. We are looking forward to seeing you at Vinetu Village where with the help of Winnetou – the chief of the tribe you will be able to celebrate various events and parties such as birthday parties, student parties, christening parties, wedding eve parties, various company events, and meetings with friends, relatives or classmates, or celebrate any other special occasion that you will always remember!