10 days in Latvia Itinerary

10 days in Latvia Itinerary

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Sigulda
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Kuldiga
— 3 nights
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Riga
— 5 nights

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Sigulda

Sigulda ©
Sigulda is a town in the Vidzeme Region of Latvia, 53km from the capital city Riga.OverviewSigulda is on a picturesque stretch of the primeval Gauja river valley. Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Ieriku Dzirnavas, explore the historical opulence of Cesis Medieval Castle, and then contemplate the long history of Old Brewery. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Raganu katls, explore the historical opulence of Turaida Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Sigulda Evangelic Lutheran Church, and finally step into the grandiose world of Old Sigulda Castle.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Sigulda route planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Sigulda is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Sigulda is 1 hour. When traveling from Brussels in December, plan for little chillier days in Sigulda, with highs around 3°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Kuldiga.

Things to do in Sigulda

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Wildlife

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Kuldiga

Kuldiga ©
Get some historical perspective at Karosta Prison and Edole Castle. Take a break from the city and head to Jaunstuci Murksku Audzetava and Ventspils Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kuldiga: Liepaja (St. Nicholas Orthodox Sea Cathedral & Northern Forts), The Castle of the Livonian order (in Ventspils) and Zviedru Cepure (in Tukums).

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kuldiga attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Sigulda to Kuldiga takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Kuldiga can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Riga.

Things to do in Kuldiga

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Historic Site
Karosta Prison
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Historic Site
Northern Forts
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Riga

Riga ©

Paris of the North

Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Dzintari Forest Park and Livu Square. Visit Salaspils Memorial Ensemble and St. John's Church for their historical value. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), appreciate the history behind Freedom Monument, head outdoors with Jurmala Beach, and explore the activities along Pilsetas kanals.

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You can drive from Kuldiga to Riga in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Riga

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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Wildlife Area
Ragakapa Nature Park
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