Breathtaking Latvia, an off-the-beaten-path gem on the Baltic Sea, delights with pristine woodlands, serene countryside, and a cosmopolitan capital adorned with world-class architecture. On this enlightening journey, unpack in your deluxe hotel in Riga, then set off to discover Latvia’s natural beauty and multilayered history.
Explore the impressively preserved medieval castles, Turaida and Cesis, and admire baroque Rundale Palace. Take in the peaceful, Old World ambiance of Kuldiga, one of the country’s prettiest towns. In seaside Jurmala, breathe in the pine-scented air, and follow walkways through the tranquil Great Kemeri Bog. See Riga’s historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage site, on a guided stroll, and select another excursion that suits your interests, from the city’s Jewish or Soviet heritage to its art nouveau masterpieces. You’ll also learn about Latvian culture through enriching lectures, a farm visit, a wine tasting, and a bread-making lesson! This exclusive experience for alumni and friends features an ample meal plan with wine at dinner. No single supplement for solo travelers!