16 days in The Baltics Itinerary

16 days in The Baltics Itinerary

Created using Inspirock The Baltics route planner
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Tallinn, Estonia
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sigulda, Latvia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Riga, Latvia
— 5 nights
Drive
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Vilnius, Lithuania
— 4 nights
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Tallinn, Estonia — 4 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: don't miss a visit to Toompea Hill, wander the streets of Tallinn Old Town, surround yourself with nature on Traveller Tours, and take in panoramic vistas at Tallinna Teletorn.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tallinn itinerary app.

London, UK to Tallinn is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Tallinn, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. August in Tallinn sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sigulda.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Tours
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Sigulda, Latvia — 2 nights

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. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Turaida Castle, explore the historical opulence of Old Sigulda Castle, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Gutman's Cave. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Gauja National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sigulda driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Tallinn to Sigulda takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Riga.
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Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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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.
Step out of Riga with an excursion to Salaspils Memorial Ensemble in Salaspils--about 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Old City Riga (Vecriga), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, get engrossed in the history at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, and admire the striking features of House Of The Black Heads.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Riga road trip website.

Traveling by car from Sigulda to Riga takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Riga can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vilnius.
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Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches
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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.
Explore Vilnius' surroundings by going to Trakai (Kenesa & Trakai Island Castle Museum). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, see the interesting displays at Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church Of St Peter And St Paul, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Vilnius trip maker app.

Getting from Riga to Vilnius by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.
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