From Riga: Cesis, Sigulda & Turaida Castles Private Day Trip

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Experience the magic on a private day trip from Riga and immerse yourself in Latvia's medieval past and enchanting castle heritage. Enjoy a memorable ride on the Cable car Sigulda.

Highlights

  • Explore Cesis Medieval Castle and the Old Town of Cesis.
  • Discover the Sigulda Medieval Castle and the New Castle of Sigulda.
  • Experience the charm of Turaida Museum Reserve and the Castle of Turaida
  • Appreciate stunning views of the river and Gauja Valley from the Cable Car.
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch at a charming, local spot.

Description

In the heart of Latvia lie three remarkable medieval time castles. Embark on a captivating journey through time as you explore Cesis Castle, Sigulda Castle, and Turaida Castle. Meet your driver in the hotel lobby with a sign displaying your name, or at your accommodation, and then start your journey. Learn foundational historical knowledge from your driver. Trip Itinerary: Medieval Castle of Cesis. Nestled in the picturesque town of Cesis, Latvia, stands the impressive Cesis Castle, a medieval stronghold steeped in history. Dating back to the early 13th century, this remarkable castle was built. As you approach Cesis Castle, you'll be greeted by its striking stone walls and iconic towers, which offer stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Step inside and explore the castle's well-preserved ruins. Imagine the bustling activity that once filled these ancient halls, from noble gatherings to military preparations. Cesis Castle stands today as a living testament to Latvia's rich medieval heritage, providing visitors with a captivating journey back in time. Medieval castle ruins of Sigulda. Located in the enchanting town of Sigulda this medieval castle dates back to the early 13th century. The castle's strategic location offers breathtaking views of the surrounding forests and rolling hills. Today, Sigulda Castle serves as a cultural and historical landmark, hosting events, exhibitions, and performances that celebrate Latvia's heritage. Sigulda Cable Car. (Optional) The Sigulda Cable Car offers a unique aerial perspective of the picturesque Gauja River Valley in Latvia. Glide smoothly above the lush forests and rolling hills, enjoying breathtaking panoramic views along the way. This unforgettable experience provides an exciting and memorable way to appreciate the natural beauty of Sigulda and its surrounding landscapes. Museum reserve and medieval castle of Turaida. Turaida Museum Reserve and the Turaida Medieval Castle are captivating historical sites located near Sigulda, Latvia. Visitors can explore the museum's exhibits showcasing regional history, folklore, and archaeological finds. The centerpiece of Turaida Museum Reserve is the Turaida Medieval Castle, a well-preserved fortress dating back to the 13th century.

Includes

Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel or accommodation. English - speaking driver. Private transportation Drinking water.

Important Information

  • This is not a guided tour. If desired, we can help arrange licensed guide services at certain sites for an additional cost. Your driver, who speaks English, will provide essential information, guide you to the ticket office at each location, and recommend excellent local restaurants for your lunch.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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