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Day Trip to Rundale Palace

Riga LV-1001, Latvia
+371 20 203 696
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Better than Versailles!

A national gem of Latvia, Rundale Palace is a must-see, if you visit a country for more than just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Riga, Latvia
Very goood

Whery nice palace, good food, and many things around also what to look and see, go there for a few... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Kristine P
Rundale, Latvia
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Riga LV-1001, Latvia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A national gem of Latvia, Rundale Palace is a must-see, if you visit a country for more than just one or two days. It is a 1,5 h drive from Riga. The palace is completely restored, there are spectacular interiors (and no glass walls around)...More

Thank Bauditaja
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Whery nice palace, good food, and many things around also what to look and see, go there for a few days

Thank Kristine P
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This was a lovely place to visit in Riga! Cheap entry, cheap places to eat once there too! Tasty food! The Palace is beautiful and not very big so you can get around it in under two hours. The gardens are gorgeous and interesting. I...More

Thank LynchyA
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Certainly worth a visit. Something for those interested in the Arts, Architecture, Ceramics or Furniture. That said the Ceramics are tucked away in alcoves so viewing is at some distance. I would have appreciated closer viewing even if from behind glass. I did find the...More

Thank fly22
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Spent two hours being shown around by our guide who was very informed but totally lacked common presentation skills. This is the old and outdated National Trust approach at its very worst. Loads of rooms full of furniture, paintings and artefacts presented in the old...More

Thank MIKE F
Reviewed 19 August 2016

My wife and I were on a romantic weekend and stopped by this Palace. Walking the gardens is something I'll never forget. Inside there is so much history. There was a tour that we listened to at times, but we ventured on our own. Lots...More

Thank Dribar
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We were 32 people, mostly pensioners, on an organised tour. Rundale is about 70 km south of Riga. The official coachcar park is quite a way away from the main building but Our driver dropped us off closer to the gates, though we had to...More

Thank Vic H
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I was quite impressed with this palace. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the people who had inhabited the building, the architecture, how each room was used, etc. It was stunning. They are still in the process of completeing renovations on the front grand staircase,...More

1  Thank Capesq
Reviewed 8 January 2014

The garden,s th erooms, the tour, it's all worth it. Just take your time, take it all in, and enjoy the thought of living in days gone past, and the big flowing outfits, the dances, the gathering. It's like out of a movie,,,,I'd do it...More

6  Thank Raimond M
Reviewed 9 July 2013

There is quite a bit of walking. It is dusty and rocky so be prepared. The rooms are exquisite. Yes, there is ongoing rennovation as is expected. It was a shame we didn't get to tour the stables. The gardens were absolutely lovely, fountains and...More

2  Thank Suzan S
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