7 days in Latvia Itinerary

7 days in Latvia Itinerary

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7 days in Latvia Itinerary

Start: Bucharest
Fly + bus:  9​h 45​min
1
Sigulda
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Riga
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Bucharest

2
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. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): get outside with Sigulda Adventure Park Tarzan, explore the striking landscape of Gauja National Park, and then appreciate the history behind Sculptural Group Parade of the Knights. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Ancient Jewellery Smithy, then explore the historical opulence of Cesis Medieval Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Old Sigulda Castle, and finally explore the historical opulence of Turaida Castle.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sigulda travel route planner.

Bucharest, Romania to Sigulda is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bucharest in September, expect nights in Sigulda to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are little chillier, around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to catcht the bus to Riga.

Things to do in Sigulda

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

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

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.
Riga is known for museums, historic sites, shopping, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Old City Riga (Vecriga), kick back and relax at Jurmala Beach, admire the striking features of Alberta Iela, and take an in-depth tour of Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Riga sightseeing app .

Take a bus from Sigulda to Riga in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Riga

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Jurmala Beach
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach

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