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Kemeri National Park

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Address: Meza maja, Jurmala LV - 2012, Latvia
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Great weekend

great place for a weekend with your family or friends :) Especially good for walking in summer time :)

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

great place for a weekend with your family or friends :) Especially good for walking in summer time :)

Thank tormenta2333
Riga, Latvia
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

I go to this park about once a week for nature hikes and photographing birds and small mammals. It is a lovely area and well maintained. There are trails, wooden walkways through the swamp and some towers for seeing above the trees. All very nice. I recommend this for anyone interested in a nice nature walk.

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Sheffield, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 323 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This is a large national park west of Riga. We came here for the bog walk. It is very well laid out with boards all round the 3 km or so walk over the bogs. There are board with interesting information but surprisingly no birdlife. Well worth doing if you are in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

It's very beautiful trail with a wooden path and it's surrounded by a lot of various swamp plants, little trees and different kinds of birds. It is worth visiting. In the middle of trail there is lookout tower witch provides perfect view of surrounding swamps and plants.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We spent two days in the National park. Beautiful forests, nicely landscaped trails and observation towers. Too bad the trails for hiking are short (everyone goes by car?). We walked from Milzkalne to Kemeri. The big disadvantage and warning: "Recreation Centre" Valguma pasaule- It offers a place for a tent for 11 euros. The place is not suitable for tent,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We spent a half day in Kemeri. We prebooked a guide for our tour. She customized a tour for us with focus on birds and bird watching. We walked maybe some 3 kilometers and she showed us nature and told stories about birds there. After that we went to Kemeri Sanatorium, which is unique and beautiful building, but unfortunately it... More 

2 Thank FinlandHelmi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Feels like you are transformed to 1930. Still feels the charm of that time... Beautiful an peaceful place. seems like 21th century hasn't got there yet. If you are planning to go there plan at least 4 hours for a walk and enjoying the sites.

3 Thank AcostaLL
Riga, Latvia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

If you are like me and like taking photos or different plants and animals and walking in the wilderness without risking to get lost, go there. If you are a bird watcher you will not be disappointed.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

A trip here was a highlight. A really beautiful and peaceful area. The area is really remote and when arriving at Kemeri train station you should take the bus (probably waiting) directly to the info center a couple of kilometers north of the station. Here you will get all the info you need for a nice day out. (One of... More 

Thank oistein
Ferrara, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Not everybody coming to Latvia for a short holiday are aware that not far from Jurmala beaches there's a National Park which offers landscapes and colors similar to what you can see in a savana even, in a way it differs, You can walk on wooden paths through the swamps and admire the wilderness and the silence of this quite... More 

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