37 days in Latvia Itinerary

37 days in Latvia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sigulda
— 4 nights
2
Daugavpils
— 3 nights
3
Bauska
— 2 nights
4
Liepaja
— 6 nights
5
Ventspils
— 3 nights
6
Riga
— 18 nights

4
nights
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. Explore Sigulda's surroundings by going to White Dune (in Saulkrasti), Sietiniezis Rock (in Valmiera) and Salacgriva (Munchhausen Landgut Dunte & Veczemju Klintis). Spend the 16th (Sun) exploring nature at Gauja National Park. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Turaida Castle, contemplate the long history of Ungurmuiza Manor, deepen your knowledge of military history at The Secret Soviet Bunker, and get outside with Sigulda Adventure Park Tarzan.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sigulda visit planner.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Sigulda is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Dusseldorf to Sigulda, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Sigulda can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Daugavpils.

Things to do in Sigulda

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Salacgriva, Cesis Medieval Castle, The Secret Soviet Bunker, Gauja National Park, Ungurmuiza Manor
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Gauja National Park ©
Gauja National Park
Turaida Castle ©
Turaida Castle
Cesis Medieval Castle ©
Cesis Medieval Castle

3
nights
Daugavpils

Daugavpils ©
Daugavpils is a city in southeastern Latvia, located on the banks of the Daugava River, from which the city gets its name. Explore Daugavpils' surroundings by going to Preili Museum of Dolls (in Preili), Pilskalnes Siguldina (in Ilukste) and Aglona (Aglona Basilica & The King's Hill of Christ). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Saints Boris and Gleb Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple-chapel of Alexander Nevsky, take in the exciting artwork at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, and examine the collection at Shmakovka Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Daugavpils trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Sigulda to Daugavpils takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Daugavpils, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Bauska.

Things to do in Daugavpils

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Aglona, Preili Museum of Dolls, Pilskalnes Siguldina
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Preili Museum of Dolls ©
Preili Museum of Dolls
Saints Boris and Gleb Cathedral ©
Saints Boris and Gleb Cathedral
Aglona Basilica ©
Aglona Basilica

2
nights
Bauska

Bauska ©
Bauska is a town in Bauska Municipality, in the Zemgale region of southern Latvia. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at The branch of the Riga Motor Museum in Bauska, take an in-depth tour of Rundāle Palace, then admire the striking features of Bauska Castle, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Trusu Pilsetina. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Monument to Janis Cakste, then take in the views from Pedestrian Bridge Mitava, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tervete Nature Park, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Tervetes Taurini.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bauska tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Daugavpils to Bauska takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Bauska are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Liepaja.

Things to do in Bauska

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Tervete, Jelgava, Rundāle Palace
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Tervete Nature Park ©
Tervete Nature Park
Rundāle Palace ©
Rundāle Palace
Bauska Castle ©
Bauska Castle

6
nights
Liepaja

Liepaja
Liepāja, is a city in western Latvia, located on the Baltic Sea directly at 21°E. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Liepaja: Lighthouse Akmensrags (in Pavilosta), Aizpute (Aizpute Castle & Valda Jerina Dolls room) and Jurmalciems beach (in Jurmalciems). And it doesn't end there: walk around Jurmalas Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph's Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at Northern Forts.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Liepaja day trip planner.

Getting from Bauska to Liepaja by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In August in Liepaja, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Ventspils.

Things to do in Liepaja

Historic Sites · Spas · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Aizpute, Lighthouse Akmensrags, Grobina Castle, Abandoned Military Town, Bernati Lighthouse
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Lighthouse Akmensrags
Lighthouse Akmensrags
Jurmalas Park ©
Jurmalas Park
St. Joseph's Cathedral ©
St. Joseph's Cathedral

3
nights
Ventspils

Ventspils ©
Ventspils is a town in northwestern Latvia in the historical Courland region of Latvia, and is the sixth largest city in the country. Venture out of the city with trips to Kuldiga (Kuldiga Orthodox Church, Venta Rapid Waterfall, &more), Edole Castle (in Edole) and Dundaga Castle (in Dundaga). There's much more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Slitere National Park, let little ones run wild at Children’s Town, walk around Renka Garden, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ventspils Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ventspils road trip website.

Traveling by car from Liepaja to Ventspils takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Ventspils sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Riga.

Things to do in Ventspils

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Kuldiga, Slitere National Park, Edole Castle, Dundaga Castle
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Slitere National Park ©
Slitere National Park
Ventspils Beach ©
Ventspils Beach
Children’s Town ©
Children’s Town

18
nights
Riga

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Riga: Jurmala (Former bath-house of E.Racene, Jomas iela, &more). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), contemplate the long history of House of the Black Heads, take in the spiritual surroundings of Riga Cathedral, and make a trip to Riga Town Hall Square.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Riga day trip site.

Traveling by car from Ventspils to Riga takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Riga can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Riga

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jurmala, Salaspils, Silver Museum
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach

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