Many visitors who have been to the Baltic States will agree that Jurmala (in Latvian: Jūrmala) is one of the best resort cities in the Baltic Staes. Jurmala is a Latvian seaside resort city on the Gulf of Riga, just 20+ minutes by car from capital, Riga. Jurmala is best known for being a recreational, spa and resort place for more than 200 years in Baltic sea region. Nowadays the city continues to thrive as an attractive place for vocations and holidays, especially for Scandinavians, Lithuanians, Estonians, Russians and Latvians. To many people, in recent decades, the city has become a permanent residence throughout all year not only summer seasons.
So you may ask: What are the most popular places and attractions for guests and tourists in Jurmala?
The beautiful beach of Jurmala and its most attractive districts like: Majori, Dzintari and Bulduri.
Jurmala is an excellent place for long walks and while you are in the city you can enjoy the historic wooden houses and their spectacular architecture.
Dzintari Concert Hall
is a well-known concert hall that hosts popular Latvian performers and world-famous artists. In summer season you will witness a magical atmosphere that is provided by Dzintari Concert Hall!
Dzintari Forest Park
This is a great place to spend your free time with your family, children, friends or yourself. The Dzintari Forest Park has plenty of public amenities and couple of spots for a quick treat or ice cream. If you enjoy If you like active recreation this is a perfect place to do that.
Ragakapa Nature Park and Lielupe rivers flows into Baltic Sea
Ragakapa Nature Park is a magnificent and magical place to visit. A nice 1.5h walk trough park will give you energy for rest of the week! Urban Treetops is recommending this unique mixture of natural wonders.
This place is especially nice for walks, jogging or just relaxing with your friends and family. Please enjoy this truly peaceful place!
If your home is in Riga and you feel that there is lack of green areas in your neighborhood: “don’t panic but lift your head up”. Your real estate and your neighborhood is connected not only with the city but also with the rural areas and green spaces outside of the city.
Here you can see the fastest route from Rīga to Jūrmala, Bulduri beach (if you want to have a quick swim in summer season!):
To find out more about Jurmala and its surrounding areas Urban Treetops is recommending you to read about Kemeri Raised Bogthat we visited recently.
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