8 days in Latvia Itinerary

8 days in Latvia Itinerary

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Sigulda
— 2 nights
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Riga
— 5 nights

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Sigulda

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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. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Old Sigulda Castle, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gauja National Park, and then delve into the distant past at The Krimulda Castle Ruins. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Turaida Castle, explore the fascinating underground world of Gutman's Cave, and then step into the grandiose world of Cesis Medieval Castle.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Sigulda trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Sigulda is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Cairo in November: high temperatures in Sigulda hover around 5°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Riga.

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Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

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National Park
Gauja National Park
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Castle
Turaida Castle
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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: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), see the interesting displays at Riga Motormuseum, steep yourself in history at House of the Black Heads, and kick back and relax at Jurmala Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Riga route planner.

Traveling by car from Sigulda to Riga takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Riga can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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