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"Sigulda is one of the top places to visit in Latvia."wearefromlatvia.com
"Sigulda is one of the most beautiful sights of Latvia and a popular day trip from Riga."thesanetravel.com
"Sigulda is less than an hour's drive from Riga, the Latvian capital, and well connected by public transport."chasingthedonkey.com
"Sigulda: From Riga, head to Sigulda and the Gauja national park and surrounding areas here."travelbooksfood.com
"Sigulda is all about being an adventure destination!"passportandplates.com
"Sigulda is small enough that you can walk from your hotel to anything you want to see."dutchdutchgoose.com

Middle Latvia

Siguldas location

Sigulda at a glance

Culture
Historic
River
Hiking
Forest
Very Touristic
Activity
Cheap
Romantic

10,400

Population

2-3 nights

Recommended

Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Sigulda

Airports:

Riga International Airport (RIX)

About Sigulda

At Sigulda live 10,422 people. Riga (visit Riga itineraries) is the nearest big city. It provides a lot of culture. Sigulda is in the center of Latvia (visit Latvia itineraries).

Things to do

One of the key highlights of any trip to Sigulda is visiting its medieval castle which was built in 1207 by the Livonian Order, a military order of monks. Today the old castle lies in ruin although several efforts to reconstruct it to its former grandeur have been attempted. Top Tip: One of the highlights of visiting ...

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24 Hours in Sigulda, the ‘Switzerland of Latvia’

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Attention, attention please! Calling all thrill-seekers, sporty types, adrenaline junkies and other adventure lovers: we’re leaving immediately for Sigulda. Culture vultures and nature enthusiasts: come along, you’ll find something there for you too! When I said ‘adventure’, maybe you thought I was taking you to New ...

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20 thoughts on “Sigulda, Europe’s Undiscovered Adventure Playground”

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Eat & drink

Eating options in Sigulda are somewhat limited – particularly in the evening, as many cafes close at night and restaurants generally stop serving early. However, here are three places we really enjoyed for lunch and dinner: ...

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One of the key highlights of any trip to Sigulda is visiting its medieval castle which was built in 1207 by the Livonian Order, a military order of monks. Today the old castle lies in ruin although several efforts to reconstruct it to its former grandeur have been attempted. In 2011 the European Union helped to fund ...

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3. Museum Reserve and Medieval Castle of Turaida

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