Gutman's Cave, Sigulda

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One of the oldest tourist attractions in Latvia, Gutman's Cave, dates back to the 17th century and features inscriptions carved into the walls. The 10 m (33 ft) high and 12 m (39 ft) wide geological formation is reputed to be the tallest and widest grotto in the Baltics. Take a guided tour of the cave to see the inscriptions that were once ordered by rich citizens and later engraved by tourists, many depicting tales of love and death. Use our Sigulda road trip planner to add Gutman's Cave and other attractions to your Sigulda vacation plans.
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  • The Gutmanis cave on the valley floor between Sigulda and Turaida. It is rather overhyped, essentially consisting of a spring rising at the foot of the sandstone cliffs, which on which visitors...  more »
  • Lovely cave with carvings in the sandstone going back to 17th century. You're not allowed to deface the rock now but the older carvings give it a timeline. Beautiful place to be within the Gauja...  more »

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