14 days in Latvia Itinerary

14 days in Latvia Itinerary

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14 days in Latvia Itinerary

Start: Kathmandu
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Riga
— 6 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Liepaja
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Sigulda
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Kathmandu

6
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. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), admire the landmark architecture of House of the Black Heads, see the interesting displays at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Riga Cathedral.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Riga holiday builder site .

Kathmandu, Nepal to Riga is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kathmandu to Riga, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Kathmandu in October, plan for much colder days and little chillier nights in Riga: temperatures range from 11°C by day to 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Liepaja.

Things to do in Riga

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Liepaja

Liepaja ©
Liepāja, is a city in western Latvia, located on the Baltic Sea directly at 21°E. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Liepaja: Edole Castle (in Edole), Kuldiga (Venta Rapid Waterfall & Kuldigas Sv. Katrinas Baznica) and Lighthouse Akmensrags (in Pavilosta). Next up on the itinerary: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Orthodox Sea Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Skede Dunes Memorial, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Liepaja road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Riga to Liepaja takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. In October, daytime highs in Liepaja are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Sigulda.

Things to do in Liepaja

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Kuldiga, Edole Castle, Lighthouse Akmensrags
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Edole Castle ©
Edole Castle
Room Escape Games
Venta Rapid Waterfall ©
Venta Rapid Waterfall

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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Sigulda: Cesis (Ancient Jewellery Smithy & Cesis Medieval Castle) and Veczemju Mantinu Cliffs (in Salacgriva). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Turaida Castle, explore the fascinating underground world of Gutman's Cave, appreciate the history behind Sculptural Group Parade of the Knights, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gauja National Park.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sigulda route maker .

You can drive from Liepaja to Sigulda in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car, flight, and train. October in Sigulda sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sigulda

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cesis, Gauja National Park, Veczemju Mantinu Cliffs
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Gauja National Park ©
Gauja National Park
Turaida Castle ©
Turaida Castle
Cesis Medieval Castle ©
Cesis Medieval Castle

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