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Day Trip to Rundale Palace

Day Trip to Rundale Palace
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RĪGA - BAUSKA - RUNDĀLE - RĪGAProgramme:10:00 Departure from RigaArrival at the Bauska castle, opportunity to climb to the tower of the castleDeparture to Rundale palaceTour of Rundale palace and its French style gardenLunchVisit to Riga Motor...more
Riga LV-1001, Latvia
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is an amazing palace almost a mini version of Peterhoff. The rooms are fascinating and very elaborate. The gardens are beautiful

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wander_Lust1969
Reviewed September 19, 2018

On a tour of Riga we called here for lunch and a tour of the Palace. The tour took about an hour visiting beautiful rooms and learning all about its history. The Western wing of the Palace houses an exhibition of European and Latvian arts...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wendy p
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We were on a private tour of the palace and it was wonderful. A definite must as the palace is really well preserved and the gardens are lovely to walk around in. We had the added bonus of two elegantly dressed women in period costume...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Debridley R
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Given this palace feels as though it's in the middle of nowhere, you suddenly find yourself upon it but without seeing it. This is followed by the exposure, through the trees, of this very impressive building. It's a pity there is rather an uninteresting little...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sotontraveller
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The palace is well preserved with beautiful furniture, paintings, original parquet etc. The palace gardens are really beautiful. We were there with an organized tour but it is worth make an effort to see this place

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Erika M
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Enjoyed visiting the palace and the gardens - what a surprise to find such a place here! We used public transport (2 buses) to get there - all pretty cheap and ran to time both ways.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank philwatsonbko
Reviewed November 12, 2017

I have seen complaints that it difficult to get to this palace. However, HELPFUL HINT - car hire is very cheap especially for the day, and far cheaper than a private taxi or guided tour. Rundale is within easy reach of Riga and there is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Josi S
Reviewed November 12, 2017

We stopped here as part of our tour - didn't take the day trip, but I would say it's definitely worth a day trip from Riga. Interior and grounds are really nice, and our guide did a good job of explaining history and providing details....More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank ChuckP440
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Take the bus from riga bus station to bauska(last stop) 3.05eur per pax, around 1.5hrs. At bauska station ask the lady at the station and she will direct you to the correct platform. Mini bus to the palace, 0.85euro per pax. Entrance fee 6.50euro per...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank GeraldineP124
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Well worth the travel and time to view this attraction. Magnificent furniture and ornamental walls and ceilings. The gardens are extensive and it is well worth to ride the mini train through. The parts of the palace that are unrestored show a great contrast, the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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August 6, 2017|
Response from kanderfood |
Also, do we have to go with a guide?