8 days in Kurzeme Region Itinerary

8 days in Kurzeme Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Liepaja
— 3 nights
2
Ventspils
— 4 nights

3
nights
Liepaja

Liepaja ©
Liepāja, is a city in western Latvia, located on the Baltic Sea directly at 21°E. Your inner history buff will appreciate Karosta Prison and Northern Forts. Get out of town with these interesting Liepaja side-trips: Aizpute (Aizpute Castle & Valda Jerina Dolls room), Abandoned Military Town (in Skrunda) and Lighthouse Akmensrags (in Pavilosta). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Cathedral, contemplate the long history of House of Peter, take in the views from The Oskars Kalpaks Bridge, and stroll around Jurmalas Park.

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Vilnius, Lithuania to Liepaja is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. In August, daytime highs in Liepaja are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ventspils.

Things to do in Liepaja

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Aizpute, Abandoned Military Town, Lighthouse Akmensrags
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Karosta Prison ©
Karosta Prison
Northern Forts ©
Northern Forts
Holy Trinity Cathedral ©
Holy Trinity Cathedral

4
nights
Ventspils

Ventspils ©
Ventspils is a town in northwestern Latvia in the historical Courland region of Latvia, and is the sixth largest city in the country. The Castle of the Livonian order and Dundaga Castle will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Ventspils: Kuldiga (Kuldigas Sv. Katrinas Baznica, Kuldiga Town Garden & Sculpture Park, &more), Slitere National Park (in Talsi) and Irbene Radio Astronomy Center (in Irbene). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ventspils Beach, stroll through Children’s Town, take in nature's colorful creations at Renka Garden, and examine the collection at Piejuras Brivdabas Muzejs.

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Drive from Liepaja to Ventspils in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ventspils

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Kuldiga, Slitere National Park, Irbene Radio Astronomy Center, Dundaga Castle, Edole Castle
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The Castle of the Livonian order ©
The Castle of the Livonian order
Edole Castle ©
Edole Castle
Dundaga Castle ©
Dundaga Castle