Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the
shore of the Baltic Sea. It is the busiest summer resort in Lithuania and has
beaches of sand (18 km long and up to 300 m wide) and sand dunes.
Officially Palanga has the status of a city municipality and includes Šventoji,
Nemirseta, Būtingė and other settlements, which are considered as part of the
city of Palanga