10 Km
Level of difficulty: Medium
  • 2-3h
  • Ausekļa iela 6, Sigulda

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.

Sightseeing objects

Sigulda County Tourism Information Centre
Satesele castle mound
Peter’s cave
Ravine Raganu katls
Dauda Waterfall
nature routes circular routes 5-10km routes routes with caves