9 days in Latvia Itinerary

9 days in Latvia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kaunas
Drive:  2 h 45 min
1
Bauska
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Sigulda
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
3
Riga
— 5 nights
Bus:  3 h 30 min
End: Kaunas

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hours
Bauska

Bauska ©
Bauska is a town in Bauska Municipality, in the Zemgale region of southern Latvia. On the 28th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Rundāle Palace and then explore the historical opulence of Bauska Castle.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bauska trip itinerary app.

Kaunas, Lithuania to Bauska is an approximately 2.5- hour car ride. In May, daily temperatures in Bauska can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sigulda.

Things to do in Bauska

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rundāle Palace
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Rundāle Palace ©
Rundāle Palace
Bauska Castle ©
Bauska Castle

3
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. Get out of town with these interesting Sigulda side-trips: Ungurmuiza Manor (in Raiskums) and Cesis Medieval Castle (in Cesis). And it doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gauja National Park, stop by Aerodium Sigulda, step into the grandiose world of Old Sigulda Castle, and take in the dramatic scenery at Ieriku Dzirnavas.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Sigulda day trip app.

Drive from Bauska to Sigulda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daytime highs in Sigulda are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can take a train to Riga.

Things to do in Sigulda

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Gauja National Park, Ungurmuiza Manor, Cesis Medieval Castle, Ieriku Dzirnavas
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Gauja National Park ©
Gauja National Park
Turaida Castle ©
Turaida Castle
Old Sigulda Castle ©
Old Sigulda Castle

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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.
Riga is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit Old City Riga (Vecriga), get engrossed in the history at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, pause for some photo ops at Freedom Monument, and hunt for treasures at Central Market (Centraltirgus).

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Riga trip itinerary builder.

Take a train from Sigulda to Riga in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Riga are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Riga

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jurmala, Salaspils Memorial Ensemble
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs ©
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs

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