17 days in The Baltics Itinerary

17 days in The Baltics Itinerary

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Sigulda, Latvia
— 1 night
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Riga, Latvia
— 5 nights
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Jurgaiciai, Lithuania
— 1 night
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Vilnius, Lithuania
— 4 nights
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Tallinn, Estonia
— 5 nights
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Sigulda, Latvia — 1 night

Sigulda is a town in the Vidzeme Region of Latvia, 53km from the capital city Riga.OverviewSigulda is on a picturesque stretch of the primeval Gauja river valley. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Gauja National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Turaida Castle, then whizz through the canopy at Tarzans, and then Head underground at Gutman's Cave.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Sigulda trip planner.

Hamburg, Germany to Sigulda is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Hamburg to Sigulda, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Riga.
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Riga, Latvia — 5 nights

Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Take a break from Riga with a short trip to Salaspils Memorial Ensemble in Salaspils, about 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Old City Riga (Vecriga), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Riga Cathedral, kick back and relax at Jurmala Beach, and pause for some photo ops at Freedom Monument.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Riga trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Sigulda to Riga takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Riga sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Jurgaiciai.
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Jurgaiciai, Lithuania — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kryziu Kalnas.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Jurgaiciai vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Riga to Jurgaiciai by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In July in Jurgaiciai, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 22nd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Vilnius.
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Vilnius, Lithuania — 4 nights

The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Venture out of the city with trips to Trakai (Angelu Kalva & Trakai Island Castle Museum). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Gediminas Castle Tower, see the interesting displays at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus), go all around town with City Tours, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bernardine Gardens.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Vilnius tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Jurgaiciai to Vilnius in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Vilnius can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Tallinn.
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Tallinn, Estonia — 5 nights

A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Tallinn is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Tallinn Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and stroll through Eesti Vabaõhumuuseum / Estonian Open Air Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tallinn travel app.

Fly from Vilnius to Tallinn in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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