5 days in Latvia Itinerary

5 days in Latvia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Latvia holiday planner

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

Route & dates

5 days in Latvia Itinerary

Start: Riga
1
Riga
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Cesis
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Riga

4
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Riga Ghetto and Latvian Holocaust Museum and Livu Square. Get some cultural insight at Old City Riga (Vecriga) and Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs. On the 20th (Tue), enjoy a perfect day by the water at Jurmala Beach. Next up on the itinerary: take a peaceful walk through Dzintari Forest Park, don't miss a visit to Bremen Town Musicians, examine the collection at Riga Motormuseum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Riga itinerary builder tool .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airport is Riga International Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Riga can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Cesis.

Things to do in Riga

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Jurmala
Highlights from your plan
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach
Dzintari Forest Park ©
Dzintari Forest Park
Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)

1
day
Cesis

Cesis ©
Cēsis, is a town in Latvia located in the northern part of the Central Vidzeme Upland. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): have fun and explore at ZINOO Cesis, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John’s Church, then step into the grandiose world of Cesis Medieval Castle, and finally make a trip to Ancient Jewellery Smithy.

To see photos and more tourist information, you can read our Cesis road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Riga to Cesis takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Cesis

Childrens Museums Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cesis Medieval Castle ©
Cesis Medieval Castle
St. John’s Church ©
St. John’s Church
ZINOO Cesis ©
ZINOO Cesis

Similar Plans

6 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM FINLAND July, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, romantic, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM NEPAL July, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM SWEDEN July, outdoors, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM INDIA August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Belarus & Latvia BY A USER FROM SPAIN September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Latvia BY A USER FROM ESTONIA July, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans