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Sigulda Destination Guide

Explore Sigulda in Latvia.

Sigulda in the region of Siguldas Novads with it's 10,422 inhabitants is located in Latvia - some 32 mi (or 51 km) North-East of Riga, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Sigulda in Latvia

Time in Sigulda is now 04:58 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Riga" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Vecpils, Vetras, Turaidas Skola, Riga, Nurmizi or Helsinki. Since you are here already, consider visiting Beites, Turaida, Stiveri, Sigulda, Peltes and Dunupe. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

13°C / 55 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 20%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 1031.3 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Friday, 22nd of September 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 19°C (65 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (62 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)

Videos

Turaida Castle - Sigulda Latvia

02:12 min ( December 10, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
Views: 1,302 - Rating: 5/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Turaida Castle Sigulda Read more at: www.travelpod.com Travel blogs from Turaida Castle: - "... The reserv...

Sigulda Geo Trip 2011

08:52 min ( July 03, 2011 by artfx9)
Views: 806 - Rating: 5/5

A fun trip around some of the sights in Sigulda Latvia on the 11th June 2011 to find some Geocaching containers. Needless to say we did quite well, although I got my knee injured quite bad in an accid...


Bungee Jumping in Sigulda Latvia

01:32 min ( December 26, 2011 by DiscoverLatvia)
Views: 508 - Rating: 5/5

Crazy bungee jumping in Sigulda within tour "Adventure day in Latvia" organized by the travel agency "Discover Latvia"! www.discover-latvia.lv

Gauja Valley: Sigulda Krimulda Turaida...

02:01 min ( March 29, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 247 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Bttnhg's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos...


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Interesting facts about this location

Sigulda bobsleigh, luge, and skeleton track

The Sigulda bobsleigh, luge, and skeleton track is located in Sigulda, Latvia. Currently, the track manager is Dainis Dukurs, former bobsleigh brakeman and the father of skeleton racers Martins and Tomass Dukurs.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 57.15, 24.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bobsleigh, luge, and skeleton tracks, Sigulda, Sports venues in Latvia

Gutmanis Cave

Gutman's Cave is the deepest cave in the Baltic countries, located on the Gauja River bank in the National Park of Sigulda, Latvia. The largest cave in the Baltic countries and also the oldest tourist attraction in Latvia. On the walls of the cave there are inscriptions from the 17th century. The legend of the Rose of Turaida began in this cave.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 57.15, 24.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Caves of Latvia, Sigulda

Turaida Castle

Turaida Castle is a recently reconstructed medieval castle in Turaida, in the Vidzeme region of Latvia, on the opposite bank of the Gauja River from Sigulda.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 57.15, 24.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1210s architecture, Brick Gothic, Castles in Latvia, Castles of the Teutonic Knights, Gothic architecture in Latvia

Krimulda Castle

The Krimulda Castle is located just outside Sigulda, Sigulda municipality, Latvia and is a tourist attraction. The castle dates from the 14th century and was destroyed in a war in 1601. Prince Liven’s living house was built in the classic style. The manor complex consists of steward’s house, coach house, Swiss cottage, etc. Home wine tasting is available by prior arrangement.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 57.15, 24.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Castles in Latvia, Castles of the Teutonic Knights, Sigulda

Turaida

Turaida is a part of Sigulda in the Vidzeme Region of Latvia. Its most famous site is the Brick Gothic Turaida Castle.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 57.15, 24.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Villages in Latvia

Quote of the moment

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