4 days in The Baltics Itinerary

4 days in The Baltics Itinerary

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Riga, Latvia
— 1 night
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Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights

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Riga, Latvia

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.
On the 18th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Bremen Town Musicians, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, take a stroll through Old City Riga (Vecriga), then make a trip to Riga Town Hall Square, then take an in-depth tour of Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, and finally appreciate the history behind Freedom Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): take a peaceful walk through Dzintari Forest Park, head outdoors with Jurmala Beach, and then hunt for treasures at Central Market (Centraltirgus).

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Riga tour planner.

If you are flying in from Latvia, the closest major aiport is Riga International Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Riga can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Riga

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

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Jurmala
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach
Dzintari Forest Park ©
Dzintari Forest Park

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Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): enjoy breathtaking views from Viewing Point Kohtuotsa, pause for some serene contemplation at Peapiiskopi Kirik, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali, then steep yourself in history at Toompea Hill, and finally examine the collection at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Kumu Art Museum, stroll around Kadriorg Park, then don't miss a visit to Tallinna Raekoja Plats, and finally wander the streets of Tallinn Old Town.

Before you visit Tallinn, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Riga to Tallinn takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali ©
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali

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