Excursions in Latvia - Castle Turaida

Excursions in Latvia from Riga to Sigulda

Terms of excursions:

  1. Duration of the tour - 6 hours;
  2. Individual tour (up to 6 people) - from 160.00 Eur.
  3. Group tour (5 -60 people) - on request.

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Excursions in Latvia – Castle Turaida

While traveling in the north-east, an hour you will find yourself in the medieval town of Sigulda, which is the center of the National Park “Gauja”. There is Turaida Castle, built on a hill and serves Livonians ancient fortress. Almost in the center of the National Park is Cesis town with cobbled streets and wooden houses, which have not changed in a long time and is considered a national treasure ..

Turaida Castle in Sigulda

Замок ТурайдаCastle Turaida. Turaida Museum Reserve is located 50 km north-east of Riga on the right bank of the picturesque river Gauja. It covers an area of ​​41 hectares, which is located 37 historic buildings and structures. The Forum of European museums in Barcelona Turaida Museum Reserve was awarded a special diploma of recognition for achievements and the sign of the winner, which is presented annually to the top 10 museums in Europe. According to statistics, it is visited by about 170 thousand. Tourists per year. Turaida Castle, one of the most popular historical museum complexes in Latvia.

In 1214, by order of the Riga Bishop Albert Bukskhevdena, 13 years before this is based at the mouth of the Daugava the future capital of Latvia – Riga, Ratseburgsky Bishop Philip founded the Turaida Castle. When the construction of the castle was finished, he was named “Fredeland”, which translates from the German as “a land of peace.” The German name is not rooted in the Livonian land, but survived and came to our days the name of Turaida, in the language of the ancient Liv meant “divine garden.”

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 Individual tours in Latvia

Individual tours and excursions in Latvia – is a great opportunity for those who can not tolerate restrictions and want to plan your time, your itinerary and the tour in general. Our company is pleased to offer such services. Taking into account all your wishes, we will prepare for you a route that you like. And even then you can make your adjustments with respect to the duration of the tour and the number of visited sites. Thus, private tours and excursions in Latvia – this is exactly what you need.

When planning your tour, we will provide you with full information about the events, national festivals, exhibitions and concerts, traversed the territory of Latvia during your stay. We take care of purchasing tickets for those events.

We are not limited only to the routes of Latvia. If desired, you can visit Lithuania and Estonia.

Excursions in Latvia – Castle Turaida

While traveling in the north-east, an hour you will find yourself in the medieval town of Sigulda, which is the center of the National Park “Gauja”. There is Turaida Castle, built on a hill and serves Livonians ancient fortress. Almost in the center of the National Park is Cesis town with cobbled streets and wooden houses, which have not changed in a long time and is considered a national treasure ..