PRIVATE TOUR HIKE IN GAUJA NATIONAL PARK - UP AND DOWN THE SWITZERLAND OF LATVIA - in Riga - LikeALocal Guide

PRIVATE TOUR HIKE IN GAUJA NATIONAL PARK - UP AND DOWN THE SWITZERLAND OF LATVIA

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70 EUR

This hike brings you to the heart of the Gauja National Park and Sigulda town, also known as the Little Switzerland of Latvia. Scenic views are guaranteed! The hike is approximately 17 km long and gives you six hours of fresh Latvian air!

Duration: 6 hours
    Available in
  • English

Highlights

  • Sigulda town with its ancient castle ruins
  • Primeval Gauja River valley
  • Gutman Cave – the biggest cave in the Baltics

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Description

This 17 km long hike brings you to the heart of the Gauja National Park and Sigulda town, also known as the Little Switzerland of Latvia.

What is waiting for you on this hike? 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. 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!

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What’s included & not included

  • English speaking guide
  • Home-made sandwiches and hot tea/coffee
  • Transportation
  • Route planning
  • Water

Meeting point

Meeting point at the front of the Latvian Academy of Sciences (Zinātņu akadēmijas augstceltne, Turgeņeva iela, Latgale Suburb, Riga, Latvia)

Pickup options are available for private tour bookings.

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70 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal

Tour operated by: Baltic nature travel