From Riga: Hill of Crosses, Rundale &Bauska Private Day Trip

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Explore the Hill of Crosses in Lithuania, then delve into Latvia's medieval castle heritage and natural beauty, including stunning Rundale Palace and Bauska Castle, on a private day trip from Riga.

Highlights

  • Visit the hallowed Hill of Crosses in Lithuania.
  • Explore the magic of stunning Rundale Palace.
  • Discover the Bauska castle ruins.
  • Experience a delicious lunch at a charming, local spot.

Description

Embark on a captivating journey through the Baltic region with visits to iconic landmarks and cultural treasures. Explore the spiritual significance of Lithuania's Hill of Crosses, delve into the opulent grandeur of Latvia's Rundale Palace, and uncover the medieval mysteries of the Bauska Castle ruins. After immersing yourself in history and heritage, indulge in a delightful culinary experience with a delicious lunch at a charming local spot, savoring the flavors of the region. Trip Itinerary: Hill of Crosses. Embark on a journey to visit the renowned Hill of Crosses in Lithuania, a sacred pilgrimage site steeped in centuries of history and spiritual significance. As you wander through this captivating landscape adorned with thousands of crosses, each representing the prayers and devotion of countless pilgrims, you'll be immersed in a profound sense of spirituality and awe. Take the time to reflect on the cultural and religious significance of this iconic landmark, which stands as a testament to faith, resilience, and the enduring spirit of the people. Rundale Palace. Embark on an enchanting journey to explore the captivating grandeur of Rundale Palace, an architectural gem nestled amidst the picturesque Latvian countryside. Step back in time as you wander through its opulent halls adorned with exquisite artwork, ornate furnishings, and intricate detailing, all reflecting the splendor of the Baroque and Rococo eras. Marvel at the palace's meticulously landscaped gardens, which boast vibrant flowerbeds, majestic fountains, and winding pathways that invite you to stroll and admire the beauty at every turn. Delve into the rich history and cultural significance of this magnificent palace, once a summer residence for the Dukes of Courland, and immerse yourself in its timeless elegance and charm. Bauska Castle. Enjoy a fascinating journey to the Bauska Castle ruins, nestled along the picturesque banks of the Musa and Memele rivers. These majestic remnants of medieval architecture serve as a testament to Latvia's rich heritage. Wander through the atmospheric ruins, with weathered stone walls. Take in the panoramic views from the castle's.

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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