8 days in Latvia Itinerary

8 days in Latvia Itinerary

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Sigulda
— 3 nights
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Riga
— 4 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. Get out of town with these interesting Sigulda side-trips: Cesis Medieval Castle (in Cesis) and Sietiniezis Rock (in Valmiera). Spend the 11th (Tue) exploring nature at Gauja National Park. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Turaida Castle and stop by Aerodium Sigulda.

To see photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sigulda trip itinerary planning app.

London, UK to Sigulda is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Sigulda is 2 hours. Traveling from London in February, expect Sigulda to be a bit cooler, temps between 2°C and -1°C. On the 12th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Riga.

Things to do in Sigulda

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Gauja National Park ©
Gauja National Park
Turaida Castle ©
Turaida Castle
Cesis Medieval Castle ©
Cesis Medieval Castle

4
nights
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.
Riga is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum, delve into the lush surroundings at Dzintari Forest Park, take in panoramic vistas at View of Riga from St Peter's Church Tower, and hunt for treasures at Central Market (Centraltirgus).

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Riga trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sigulda to Riga in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. February in Riga sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Riga

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum ©
Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs ©
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs
Central Market (Centraltirgus) ©
Central Market (Centraltirgus)

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