16 days in Latvia & Estonia Itinerary

16 days in Latvia & Estonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Riga, Latvia
— 5 nights
2
Sigulda, Latvia
— 3 nights
3
Parnu, Estonia
— 1 night
4
Tallinn, Estonia
— 6 nights


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5
nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
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.
Riga is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Old City Riga (Vecriga), enjoy the sand and surf at Jurmala Beach, examine the collection at Riga Motormuseum, and get engrossed in the history at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs.

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Berlin, Germany to Riga is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Berlin to Riga is 1 hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Sigulda.

Things to do in Riga

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jurmala, Salaspils Memorial Ensemble
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach

3
nights
Sigulda, Latvia

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. Step out of Sigulda with an excursion to Cesis Medieval Castle in Cesis--about 34 minutes away. Spend the 6th (Sun) exploring nature at Gauja National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Turaida Castle, Head underground at Gutman's Cave, expand your understanding of the military at The Secret Soviet Bunker, and take in the dramatic natural features at Raganu katls.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sigulda trip planner.

Getting from Riga to Sigulda by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September in Sigulda, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Parnu.

Things to do in Sigulda

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Secret Soviet Bunker, Cesis Medieval Castle, Gauja National Park
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Gauja National Park ©
Gauja National Park
Turaida Castle ©
Turaida Castle
Sigulda Adventure Park Tarzan ©
Sigulda Adventure Park Tarzan

1
night
Parnu, Estonia

Parnu ©
A holiday hotspot among Estonians and nearby nations, the coastal city of Parnu offers golden sandy beaches, an assortment of parks, and lively center.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take a leisurely stroll along The Parnu Jetty, enjoy the sand and surf at Parnu Beach Promenade, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vallikaar Playground, and finally experience rural life at Alpakafarm.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Parnu journey maker app.

Drive from Sigulda to Parnu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Parnu sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Tallinn.

Things to do in Parnu

Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games
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Parnu Beach Promenade ©
Parnu Beach Promenade
Alpakafarm ©
Alpakafarm
The Parnu Jetty ©
The Parnu Jetty

6
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Tallinn is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Toompea Hill, see the interesting displays at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour, admire the masterpieces at Kumu Art Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Tallinn visit planner.

You can drive from Parnu to Tallinn in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tallinn

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali ©
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali

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