10 days in Latvia Itinerary

10 days in Latvia Itinerary

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10 days in Latvia Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Riga
— 5 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
2
Sigulda
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
3
Riga
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Cairo

5
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Walking tours, Portals VR Arcade, Illusion Rooms Riga, and other attractions. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Peter's Church and Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum. Get outdoors at Jurmala Beach and Dzintari Forest Park. And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Central Market (Centraltirgus), see the interesting displays at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Riga Cathedral, and take in panoramic vistas at View of Riga from St Peter's Church Tower.

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Cairo, Egypt to Riga is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In December, Riga is much colder than Cairo - with highs of 3°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Sigulda.

Things to do in Riga

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Jurmala, Salaspils Memorial Ensemble
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach
Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum ©

3
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. Cesis Medieval Castle has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Cesis Medieval Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Turaida Lutheran Church, then explore the historical opulence of Turaida Castle, and finally kick back and relax at Saulkrasti Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn and have fun at Mezakakis Adventure Park, Head underground at Gutman's Cave, and then step into the grandiose world of Old Sigulda Castle.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sigulda trip itinerary planning website .

You can take a train from Riga to Sigulda in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Sigulda can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow time for the train ride to Riga.

Things to do in Sigulda

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cesis Medieval Castle, Saulkrasti Beach
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Turaida Castle ©
Turaida Castle
Cesis Medieval Castle ©
Cesis Medieval Castle
Old Sigulda Castle ©
Old Sigulda Castle

1
night
Riga

Riga ©
You've now added Alberta Iela to your itinerary. On the 31st (Tue), see the interesting displays at Musee Art Nouveau, then take in the exciting artwork at Live Silver Museum, and then admire the landmark architecture of Alberta Iela.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Riga travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Sigulda to Riga by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Riga

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Musee Art Nouveau ©
Musee Art Nouveau
Riga Castle ©
Riga Castle
Live Silver Museum ©
Live Silver Museum

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