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Hike In Gauja National Park - Sigulda
This 15 km long hike brings you to the heart of the Gauja National Park and Sigulda town, also known as the Little Switzerland of Latvia.
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- Sigulda town with its ancient castle ruins
- Primeval Gauja River valley
- Gutman Cave – the biggest cave in the Baltics
DescriptionThis 15 km long hike brings you to the heart of the Gauja National Park and Sigulda town, also known as the Little Switzerland of Latvia. Autumn is the best season for hiking along the Gauja River, as the valley looks almost golden. Scenic views are guaranteed! Don’t worry if the hiking path brings you up to steep bluffs – the Gauja National Park has established good infrastructure for hikers to climb to the best viewing points. What is waiting for you on this hike? Impressive sandstone outcrops and the biggest cave in the Baltics – Gutman Cave. Ancient historical sites, like Sigulda Brother of Swords castle ruins and Krimulda manor. A well-established trail along the Gauja River. A bit of climbing on the steep river banks to see the primeval Gauja River valley. And… a lot of fresh air!
IncludesPick up from the hotel Transportation from Riga and back English-speaking hike leader.
- This tour will take place rain or shine. You will climb up downstairs of the Gauja National Park (150 above sea level).