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Brunurupucis (The Turtle)

Street Tirgonu | Majori, Jurmala 2015, Latvia
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Cool metallic turtle statue.

It's a very cool place, if it happens to be in jurmala need ro visit it. It a big metallic turtle... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tengos B
via mobile
Impressive sculpture.

A large turtle and impressive. Plenty of opportunity for a photograph when we visited in April. I... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Carole L
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The most photographed object in Jurmala. Turtle sculpture symbolises long prosperity. Sculptor - J. Barda, 1995
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Street Tirgonu | Majori, Jurmala 2015, Latvia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very cool place, if it happens to be in jurmala need ro visit it. It a big metallic turtle, great for pictures too.. the beach is mesmerizing especially on sunsets. Definitely a place you want to be if your significant other.

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

A large turtle and impressive. Plenty of opportunity for a photograph when we visited in April. I am sure young children will be very impressed.

Thank Carole L
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Our daughters really liked this lovely turtle. A bit crowdy Because a lot of people want to take a picture of it.

Thank ainanemiro
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

We visited with a group and had great fun taking photo's of this surprisingly large sculpture which is situated near the Baltic Beach Hotel. Main conversation, in addition to how lovely he is, was "But isn't it actually a tortoise?"... discuss?!

Thank incite_wanderlust
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

If you take the train to Jurmala go as far as the Majori stop and walk the 3-4 blocks through the residential area toward the beach. The Turtle overlooks the beach in front of the Baltic Beach Hotel. Great place to take a picture, kids...More

Thank irinalapin
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

You can't leave Majori if you don't have a picture with this turtle! Kids will love this. For big groups - make a line to get better shoots!

Thank Zelma E
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

It is quite a surprise to see it suddenly if you don't know about it in advance. Especially near the Baltic sea:) But it is fun, people likes it and it makes them smile. It was very cute to meet some young girls (suppose from...More

Thank Viktorija0930
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

If you made it all the way down to the beach, it's customary to take pictures with this giant turtle located at the bottom of Baltic beach hotel

Thank rollite
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This sculpture is located next to the Baltic beach hotel and is really loved by the visitors. It symbolizes prosperity, so don't miss it ;)

Thank Liu S
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I know - it is just a turtle! But we visited with our kids and spent a happy few minutes playing around it. The turtle is a striking design and stands looking over the beach towards the sea. So it makes a perfect icon for...More

Thank Ian Terence P
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