10 days in Riga, Liepaja & Jurmala Itinerary

10 days in Riga, Liepaja & Jurmala Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cairo
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Riga
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  2 h 30 min
2
Liepaja
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Jurmala
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Cairo

3
nights
Riga

Riga ©
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.
Riga is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), don't miss a visit to Riga Town Hall Square, pause for some photo ops at Freedom Monument, and admire the striking features of Alberta Iela.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Riga travel planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Riga is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Cairo in November, expect Riga to be colder, temps between 5°C and 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Liepaja.

Things to do in Riga

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Salaspils Memorial Ensemble
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
Central Market (Centraltirgus) ©
Central Market (Centraltirgus)

3
nights
Liepaja

Liepaja ©
Liepāja, is a city in western Latvia, located on the Baltic Sea directly at 21°E. Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Venta Rapid Waterfall, explore the fascinating underground world of The Riezupe Sand Caves, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, steep yourself in history at Northern Forts, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas Orthodox Sea Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Karosta Prison, and finally have fun at LOC Ice Hall.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Liepaja trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Riga to Liepaja in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Jurmala.

Things to do in Liepaja

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kuldiga
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Holy Trinity Cathedral ©
Holy Trinity Cathedral
Northern Forts ©
Northern Forts
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Jurmala

Jurmala ©
Known for its long white-sand beaches and Art Nouveau wooden houses, Jurmala presents itself as a luxurious seaside resort and family getaway spot.
On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Jomas iela, delve into the lush surroundings at Dzintari Forest Park, and then explore the striking landscape of Kemeri National Park.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Jurmala trip itinerary builder.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Liepaja to Jurmala in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Jurmala can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. On the 30th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Jurmala

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Kemeri National Park ©
Kemeri National Park
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach
Dzintari Forest Park ©
Dzintari Forest Park

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