12 days in Latvia, Estonia & Lithuania Itinerary

12 days in Latvia, Estonia & Lithuania Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Shuttle + Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Riga, Latvia
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Tallinn, Estonia
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  20 h
End: Buenos Aires, Argentina

2
nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Old City Riga (Vecriga) and St. Peter's Church. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Jurmala Beach, make a trip to Cat House, see the interesting displays at Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Riga trip builder site.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Riga is an approximately 21- hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone changes from Argentina Standard Time (ART) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 5 hour difference. When traveling from Buenos Aires in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Riga: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Riga

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Jurmala Beach
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Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach
Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs ©
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs

5
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Get some cultural insight at Toompea Hill and St. Olaf’s Church. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali, explore the world behind art at Kumu Art Museum, see the interesting displays at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour, and don't miss a visit to Tallinna Raekoja Plats.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tallinn day trip planning app.

Getting from Riga to Tallinn by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Vilnius.

Things to do in Tallinn

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour ©
Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour

2
nights
Vilnius, Lithuania

Vilnius ©
The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
On the 29th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Trakai Island Castle Museum and then examine the collection at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus). On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika), take in the spiritual surroundings of Church Of St Peter And St Paul, stop by Uzupis, then wander the streets of Vilnius Old Town, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Vilnius trip builder tool.

Fly from Tallinn to Vilnius in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Vilnius are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Trakai Island Castle Museum
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Vilnius Old Town ©
Vilnius Old Town
Trakai Island Castle Museum ©
Trakai Island Castle Museum
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus) ©
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus)

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