A description of the bike path from Riga to Jurmala. Some hints and tips on how to get there and back.
One of the most popular places in Latvia, after Riga and Sigulda is Jurmala, the beach resort town 30 km from Riga. Jurmala is an amalgamation of many small beachside villages that are located between the Gulf of Riga and the Lielupe River. Jurmala is famous for its wooden architecture, its spa resorts and of course the 33km of beautiful sandy beaches, which make it the most popular, summer destination for locals and tourists alike.