9 days in Latvia & Lithuania Itinerary

9 days in Latvia & Lithuania Itinerary

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9 days in Latvia & Lithuania Itinerary

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly:  3​h
1
Riga, Latvia
— 4 nights
2
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 3 nights
End: Istanbul, Turkey


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4
nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
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.
River Cruises - Canal Boats in Riga has been added to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), see the interesting displays at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, kick back and relax at Jurmala Beach, and admire the striking features of House of the Black Heads.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Riga vacation planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Riga is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Riga. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Istanbul in October, with highs in Riga at 11°C and lows at 5°C. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Vilnius.

Things to do in Riga

Outdoors Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Jurmala Beach
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs ©
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

3
nights
Vilnius, Lithuania

Vilnius ©
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.
You've added Panorama Shopping and Leisure Centre, Ozas PPC, Amber Museum-Gallery, and other attractions to your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Vilnius to Kaunas to see Old Town Kaunas about 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church Of St Peter And St Paul, appreciate the history behind Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika), and don't miss a visit to Gediminas Avenue.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Vilnius journey builder .

Getting from Riga to Vilnius by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Vilnius can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Shopping Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Old Town Kaunas
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Amber Museum-Gallery ©
Amber Museum-Gallery
St. Anne's Church ©
St. Anne's Church
Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika) ©

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