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Brunurupucis (The Turtle)

Street Tirgonu | Majori, Jurmala 2015, Latvia
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It's a turtle!

I know - it is just a turtle! But we visited with our kids and spent a happy few minutes playing... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ian Terence P
via mobile
If you are near..

If you are near or you dont have anything to do go take some photos with the turtle :) We got... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mika J
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The most photographed object in Jurmala. Turtle sculpture symbolises long prosperity. Sculptor - J. Barda, 1995
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Street Tirgonu | Majori, Jurmala 2015, Latvia
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Reviewed yesterday 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
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are near or you dont have anything to do go take some photos with the turtle :) We got some nice looking pictures and i think that kids might like it. And its next to a great looking hotel that is a nice...More

Thank Mika J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

...it is a turtle. Take a picture with it. But don't hold your breath. It is just a turtle statue. Nothing spectacular.

Thank Jouni K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This turtle was a highlight of our one day trip to Jurmala. Overall the place was dead and old, but this turtlestatue made my child' day. 😂 So point for that one.

Thank Lurulaa
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fanny statue next to the Baltic Beach Hotel. Easy to see from the beach and easy to find if following the road next to hotel.

Thank paivi245
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Walk by and take a picture. That's it. Nothing to see. You've done all there is to do with a statue. This review took longer than out visit.

Thank Stephanie N
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This is a nice sculpture. The meaning of this that it would symbolizeng long life. This is situated right near the beach.

Thank Piia E
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful carriage sculpture. Nothing special more 😊. It's this sculpture on one of the many tracks by the sea...

Thank Jolita B
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Strange how often minor items of public sculpture such as this end up as attractions that people rave over! This turtle is a harmless bit of fun. A bit of seaside kitsch that serves as a minor landmark while you are strolling along the beach....More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

It was nice to visit Jurmala's turtle with my daughter, we made quest and adventure of it! For my family this turtle is the symbol of Jurmala and ot's nice to visit it again and again. It is "must see" attraction.

Thank Uzpelkiene
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