- Sigulda Castle Ruins and the New Castle
- Museum-Reserve and Medieval Castle of Turaida
- Adventure Thrills in Sigulda Latvia
- After visiting Krimulda Manor, take the cable car back into town
Although it’s located just an hour outside of Riga by train, Sigulda feels a world away, a charming town surrounded by gorgeous greenery and a surprising amount of adrenaline-pumping adventure activities.
Sigulda is a town in the Vidzeme Region of Latvia, 53 kilometres from the capital city Riga.‚ Sigulda is on a picturesque stretch of the primeval Gauja river valley. Because of the reddish Devonian sandstone which forms steep rocks and caves on both banks of the river, Sigulda has been called the “Switzerland of Vidzeme”. After the restoration of Latvian independence …
Grey Peas with Bacon Grey Peas with Bacon perhaps is the most traditional Latvian hot dish. It can be served as a snack with beer, or as a main course. Professionally made Grey Peas with Bacon shouldn‚t be dry. Beetroot Soup Beetroot Soup is one of the most popular soups in traditional Latvian dinner or supper menu. Today it‚s strongly …
Sigulda Do’s Listen to nostalgic music in Gutmana cave Have a snack at Bundulitis cafeteria Count the steps of the hiking trails Take your selfie at the top of Turaida castle tower Have a minute of silence in the wooden church of Turaida museum reserve Guess how the other side of this sculpture looks Make a wish in the round …