7 days in Latvia Itinerary

7 days in Latvia Itinerary

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7 days in Latvia Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Riga
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Sigulda
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Bauska
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Lagos

2
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum and Nativity of Christ Cathedral. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs and Riga Motormuseum. On the 28th (Fri), enjoy a perfect day by the water at Jurmala Beach. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), pause for some photo ops at Bremen Town Musicians, browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market (Centraltirgus), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Riga Cathedral.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Riga trip tool .

Lagos, Nigeria to Riga is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lagos to Riga due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lagos in June, expect nights in Riga to be cooler, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Sigulda.

Things to do in Riga

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Jurmala Beach
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs ©
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs
Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum ©

1
night
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. On the 30th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Ligatnes Nature Trails, then explore the historical opulence of Old Sigulda Castle, then admire the striking features of Turaida Lutheran Church, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turaida Castle.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sigulda day trip planner .

You can drive from Riga to Sigulda in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. June in Sigulda sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bauska.

Things to do in Sigulda

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Ligatnes Nature Trails
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Turaida Castle ©
Turaida Castle
Old Sigulda Castle ©
Old Sigulda Castle
Ligatnes Nature Trails ©
Ligatnes Nature Trails

1
night
Bauska

Bauska ©
Bauska is a town in Bauska Municipality, in the Zemgale region of southern Latvia. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Trusu Pilsetina, examine the collection at The Bauska Branch of the Riga Motor Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Rundāle Palace, and finally make a trip to Palazzo di Rundale.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bauska trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Sigulda to Bauska by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. June in Bauska sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bauska

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Rundāle Palace, Rundale Palace
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Rundāle Palace ©
Rundāle Palace
Trusu Pilsetina ©
Trusu Pilsetina

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