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Jurmala Beach, Jurmala

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Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Walk, row, sail, and water-ski at Jurmala Beach--a former favorite holiday resort of Soviet communist leaders and cosmonauts. Walk down the 33 km (21 mi) long, wheelchair-friendly beach covered with white quartz sand, and look for pieces of amber. Notice the old wooden villas designed in Art Nouveau style. You can rent water bicycles, or have a drink at the beach cafe. You also can find playgrounds, small benches, football fields, volleyball courts, kite-surfing and windsurfing stations, health resorts, and spa centers. The beach also hosts one of the largest water parks in northern Europe, offering more than 45 attractions. By using our Jurmala planning website, you can arrange your visit to Jurmala Beach and other attractions in Jurmala.
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  • Kilometer after kilometer with soft sandy beach .. plenty of room for everyone to walk, bike, run, play, rest and take another swim! Free parking in the side streets with changing booths, toilets...  more »
  • First time visiting this place. Had really nice sunny summer day there. There are a lot of cafes and lounges where to enjoy some refreshing drinks and good food.  more »
  • Very interesting place, fresh air, cafes and just simply benches you can find here. This is a good escape from Riga for everyone who wants to forget about concrete jungle and have a eyes relaxation watching seaview in Jurmala. Don't waste your time, take a cab here and have a great time on a beautiful sand walk.
  • Didn't know anything about Latvia's beaches, was pleasantly surprised by this long white stretch. Very peaceful thanks to Covid. Not much there, the town is from 1985 but it has a certain charm.

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