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Cesis Medieval Castle

Pils Laukums 9, Cesis 4101, Latvia
+371 64121815
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“nice walk” (5 reviews)
“walk around” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Pils Laukums 9, Cesis 4101, Latvia
+371 64121815
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The castle is definitely worth the ride from Riga. The staff is very friendly and informative. Do not miss the tower.

Thank 16frogprince
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a great tour of Cesis castle which has survived 800 years and was once the largest of the medieval Latvian fortresses. The history of the castle is very interesting - especially for history buffs like us. We took the bus from Riga to...More

Thank denver60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The castle itself was my favorite of my 9 days in the Baltic States. Loved the stone walls and towers. We also were taught some of the games the children used to play during the period of the castle. We had a blast with the...More

Thank soccerrin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cesis Medieval Castle has so much to offer. It is a significant landmark. I have visited in many times and there are always something new to see and love about it.

Thank travel_in20142013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good piece for sightseeing ,castle is quite big and consists from an old and a new part. Musium has Interesting expositions , on the day we were visiting there was special exposition of dresses collected by Alexander Vasyliyev. If you reach the top of the...More

Thank Karshina_Julia
Reviewed 1 week ago

There was a number of interesting activities and several people in period costume. The working jewellery shop was definitely one of the highlights. Cesis is a really nice town in a very lovely setting

Thank SFrances C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cesis Medieval Castle is one of the best castles in Latvia - very big and interesting place with nice views especially in sunny days.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cesis castle is probably the best preserved castle in Latvia that we saw. It is in ruins, but has substantial structure left. There were a variety of activities, such as people dressed in period costume. Don't miss the park behind it, we didn't get a...More

Thank Alexander H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Is a ruin, but beautiful and full of history, Cesis is a wonderful little town , surrounded by national park . Just lovely!

Thank Marcela G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good place to visit. Good guide and very good storytelling. Gives authentic feeling about times when castle was built. Good dungeon for prisoners.

Thank Mārtiņš L
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