Sigulda is a place where nature is in close interaction with the historical and urban environment created by humans. Only 2-3km distance from Sigulda railway station Vējupīte ravine and Gauja ancient valley can be found with unique and lesser known nature objects. The route is suitable for visitors who aren`t afraid of climbing the steep slopes of the deep Vējupīte ravine.
Recommended time for the route – april – october. Easily walkable in dry and sunny time, when the route isn`t muddy and wet. Pathway surface – asphalt (city), gravel road, forest roads, trails, wooden stairways, bridges.
Good to know! Witch`s cauldron can be seen only from the canyon’s upper viewing point, along which goes nature`s trails. Be careful in the weather when the forest paths can be slippery!
We recommend! At a stop on the route – Witch`s cauldron – can be found a picnic area. We remind you that in Gauja National park territory camp fires can only be lit in specially designated areas.