Day tour to Sigulda
Sigulda – is one of most beautiful cities of Latvia. Sigulda is often also called Middleland and Latvian Switzerland. This is the only place in Latvia where at the beginning of 13th century three medieval castles were built 1.5 km apart from each other. Must see objects- Turaida Museum Reserve, Sigulda castle, Gutmana cave, beautiful nature of Gauja National Park.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Riga, Latvia|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Departure time from your hotel at 09:00 AM.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 5:00 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable outdoor clothing, walking shoes.|
|PRICE (ONE PERSON)|
09:00 – 10:00: Transportation
From Riga we are moving to Sigulda. Depend on traffics its takes 0,45 min.- 1 hour.
10:00 – 11:30: Turaida Museum Reserve
Is a heritage site. The 42 hectares of grounds are replete with archaeological, architectural, historical and art monuments, all of which provide an account of the events from the eleventh century onwards.
11:30 – 12.00: Gutmana cave
The grotto is the most popular and vast cave in Latvia. It was formed in the course of 10,000 years by water gradually eroding sandstone. The grotto is a protected geological site and the oldest tourist attraction in Latvia. Goodman’s Cave is 10 m high, 12 m wide and 18.8 m deep.
12:00 – 14:00: Lunch time & Free time
Lunch time in local restaurant. Free time in Sigulda city.
14:00 – 16:30: Krimulda winery
Wine tasting – for gourmets we offer the opportunity to meet the home wine making process and also to taste the home wine, which is prepared by using different berries and recipes. The real taste of wine best appears enjoying with listening to the stories…
16:30 – 17:30: Return
Return to Riga.