12 days in Latvia Itinerary

12 days in Latvia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Latvia trip planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

12 days in Latvia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + Drive:  13 h 45 min
1
Sigulda
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
2
Riga
— 7 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: New Delhi

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. Venture out of the city with trips to Saulkrasti (Sunset Trail & Sea Park), Cesis Medieval Castle (in Cesis) and Skanakalna Dabas Parks (in Mazsalaca). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Turaida Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Sietiniezis Rock, explore the striking landscape of Gauja National Park, and appreciate the history behind Sculptural Group Parade of the Knights.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Sigulda trip itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Sigulda is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from New Delhi to Sigulda, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in February, expect Sigulda to be cooler, temps between 2°C and -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Riga.

Things to do in Sigulda

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cesis, Saulkrasti, Sietiniezis Rock, Gauja National Park, Skanakalna Dabas Parks
Find places to stay Feb 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Gauja National Park ©
Gauja National Park
Turaida Castle ©
Turaida Castle
Cesis Medieval Castle ©
Cesis Medieval Castle

7
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.
Step out of Riga to go to Pilsrundale and see Rundāle Palace, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: visit Old City Riga (Vecriga), admire the striking features of Alberta Iela, hunt for treasures at Central Market (Centraltirgus), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Riga holiday builder site .

Take a train from Sigulda to Riga in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. February in Riga sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -3°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Riga

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jurmala, Rundāle Palace, Salaspils Memorial Ensemble
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
Central Market (Centraltirgus) ©
Central Market (Centraltirgus)

Similar Plans

14 days in Lithuania, Latvia & Tallinn BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM EGYPT December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM EGYPT December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM EGYPT December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 42 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM TURKEY December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM RUSSIA December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM LATVIA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania BY A USER FROM INDIA May, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Estonia & Latvia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Latvia & Estonia BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
See more plans