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Address: Venta river Kuldiga, Kuldiga, Latvia

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Good place to relax

Very good place to relax in cool waterfall water. One problem - there is no place where to leave clothes and things on the ground while relaxing in water.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Very good place to relax in cool waterfall water. One problem - there is no place where to leave clothes and things on the ground while relaxing in water.

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Ventspils, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

If you got kurzeme this is the place where you definitely must go! Kurzeme heart and pearl. Nature, majesty, splendor. Every season something different. A great place from where to start the journey by boat. A place where to draw the rest of the daily bustle. Something beautiful and definitely a place to be proud of the whole Latvia. :)

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Zittau, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I guess if you're in Kuldiga, this is on your list anyway. For a good reason! It is indeed the widest waterfall in Europe. Maybe the shortest too, but that doesn't make it less beautiful! It's very close to a pretty old brick bridge - you get a good view of it from the waterfall and vice versa. If you're... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The view was not that scenic, but I would say that was more due to the time of year, not the place itself. Still, a quite cool place to go for a walk, take some pictures, dine in the nearest restaurant and go home.

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

People usually come here during summer, but I recommend to come during winter. It's one of the best winter scenery of the world :)

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Vilnius
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

To find a natural waterfall in lowland country is really an experience. The river views are gorgeous as is Kuldiga town with its miniature “Venice” and beautifully restored old town. True gem of Latvia!

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Beautiful place to wisit.We have rented bikes at tourist information center in Kuldiga and wisited Ventas Rumba falls and sand caves.

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Very impressive, i would love to visit it on summer when the water is warm, so it would be possible to walk a bit in the water. Overall the view is very beautiful itself

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GRAND RAPIDS
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We were in the area, and decided to stop in. There is a nice park, with some chainsaw wood sculptures and the remains of some 19th century canal construction. It would be a nice place for a picnic. It was pleasant and quit. Now I can say that I have seen the widest waterfall in Europe!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

On our most recent visit, my husband, 4-year old son and I made our way down to the river side and took a walk across the waterfall itself. I have to say these are the most beautiful photos from our whole trip.

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Address: Address: Venta river Kuldiga, Kuldiga, Latvia
Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Kurzeme Region  >  Kuldiga

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