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Sigulda. Vacation and tours 2017

Description

The city with a population of 10,600 inhabitants located 50 km north-east from Riga, in the territory of Gauja National Park.

Sigulda - "Latvian Switzerland" - one of the most beautiful and most popular holiday destinations of Latvians and tourists from different countries.

Turaida Castle, founded at the behest of the bishop of Riga in 1214, stood for more than 5 centuries, but burned. Over 50 years it has carried out research and restoration work. New Sigulda Castle, lift length of 1060 meters above the valley of the Gauja River, Cave Gutman, bobsleigh track, possibilities for mountain-skiing - this is not an exhaustive list for the stay in this wonderful part of Latvia.