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We recommend the following 10 activities in Sigulda and its surroundings. You will be captivated by the closeness of nature, and will be able to test your physical endurance and try some delicious local specialties.

Wander around the treetops

Mežakaķis Sigulda

Sigulda offers amazing places where you can traverse obstacle courses located in treetops. At the Adventure Park “Mežakaķis” you will find 6 tracks with various difficulty levels. In total, 82 obstacles!

Meanwhile at Tarzāns, the largest open-air adventure park in the Baltics, you can not only wander around treetops 20 metres above the ground, but also take a ride down a toboggan track.

 

Fly in Aerodium

Aerodium Sigulda

Spread your wings and fly at the vertical wind tunnel, Aerodium. It is guaranteed to be a source of positive emotions for both children and adults.

 

Capture an apple and try some wine

Zilver vīna darītava Sigulda

In may, take the opportunity to find out how the winemakers at Zilver Wine capture apples in brandy bottles. You will also find out how the bottles with a ripened apple inside get filled with brandy aged in oak barrels. After that, it’s time to try a variety of Zilver fruit wines.

 

Visit the local artisans’ creative workshops at Sigulda Castle Quarter

Siguldas pils kvartāls

A number of creative enterprises have found their place at Sigulda Castle Quarter. To locals and guests of the city, these enterprises offer the chance to get acquainted with artist workshops, try one’s hand at crafting a Namejs Ring, write exquisite letters, craft leather items, and much more.

 

Go down the bobsleigh track in a “Vučko” or “Varde”

Bobsleja un kamaniņu trase Sigulda

One of the few bobsleigh tracks in the world that can be visited freely by everyone. 1420 metres, 16 curves, and a 200-metre-long braking distance - a track of these parameters is there for you to experience. During the winter you can ride down on the “Vučko” bob; during the summer - the “Varde” bob.

 

Relax at Sigulda Sports Centre

Sporta centrs

A multifunctional sports centre with modern sports equipment, a 25-metre-long swimming pool, a weightlifting hall and gym, and a 100-metre running track. Families with children will enjoy a Water Recreation Park with two water slides, three different baths, a SPA bath, a counter-current pool, and water attractions for children.

 

Catch emotions and ride the “Zērglis” zipline

Zērglis Zipline Sigulda

You can ride a zipline along the only aerial cableway in the Baltics. “Zērglis” can reach up to 60 km/hour, and it offers breathtaking views of the landscapes in the Gauja Valley. You could also try bungee jumping out of a cable car 43 metres above the rive, what you say about that?

 

Feed the deer at the safari park “More”

Safari parks More

The safari park “More” is located not far from Sigulda. There you have the chance to observe red deer, fallow deer, mouflons, and wild boars across 170 ha. If you get lucky, you’ll even have the chance to feed them.

 

Enjoy the views of the Gauja Valley

Paradīzes kalns Sigulda

Views from places like Paradīzes kalns (Paradise Hill) and Ķeizarskats (Royal View) will make your jaw drop. Go for a hike along one of the numerous nature trails to discover unseen natural treasures.

 

Spend the night glamping

Glempings Klaukas Sigulda

Enjoy the natural peace in one of the 8 tents at the glamping site, “Klaukas”. Listen to bird songs, walk in the morning dew, and let the starry sky share its magical energy with you at night.

 

Enjoy Sigulda and see you there!

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Tourism centre nearby: 
The Sigulda County Tourism Information Centre informs about sightseeing objects, active leisure, catering, accommodation in Sigulda and Sigulda C
Sigulda district, Ausekļa iela 6, Sigulda, LV-2150
Phone: +371 67971335
Working hours: 09:00 - 19:00
Last updated: 
31.08.2020