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Address: Ventspils, Latvia
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Amber walk along the coast in the morning

Thanks to my host, I got to walk along these white sandy beach twice, once at night and the other next morning where we managed to find some amber, mostly by the local host... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChiYuLu
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Shenyang, China
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Shenyang, China
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks to my host, I got to walk along these white sandy beach twice, once at night and the other next morning where we managed to find some amber, mostly by the local host :) A surprise indeed as I didn't have much expectation especially given the season, yet the soft and tiny white sand really struck me. Peaceful, relaxing... More 

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Ventspils, Latvia
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81 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed September 24, 2016

One of the nicest and most family-friendly beaches and surroundings in northern Europe. Clean, interesting dunes and forests just inland along with a whole complex of parks, a preserved dune landscape, aquapark, and a miniature train track beside a very cool outdoor museum. Amazing variety! Sometimes busy, but be careful about the water temperature-- if the weather is from the... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Loved Ventspils beach, big sand dunes protect the large beach. It was not crowded at all with just couple people sunbathing and some kids playing in the sea. Very relaxing place with changing rooms, toilets and ice cream stall. It has been recognized as one of the cleanest beaches and has the blue flag.

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Thank Lealee84
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016

Highly recommend Ventspils beach. We enjoyed a nice sunny day on the beach here. The sand is very soft and nice, and water was clean with a nice colour, and not too cold. Also it has just the right amount of development to keep a natural feel to it. Highly recommend. Plenty of parking nearby.

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Thank UKDan97
Riga, Latvia
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Soft white sand, a lot of different playgrounds, lovely view on sunset. there are super mom friendly swings- you can put child on one side and sit on an other and enjoy swinging together.

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Thank Vicky R
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed August 24, 2016

This beach is just amazing! WHITE sand that stretches for miles! Yes, the water is not that warm (Baltic sea after all), but the beach has plenty to offer. Lots of free activities for kids, climbing frames, swings, massive sea saws, etc. The beach has the Blue Flag, which means it's up to the very strict EU standards, there are... More 

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Thank maijaw300
Great Yarmouth, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Excellent beach for families with lots of free equipment and couples very romantic loved this beach and Baltic sunsets are nearly as beautiful as norfolk sunrises

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Thank Michelle F
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28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

The beaches are well kept and there was very few people. Walked a bit to the side towards the surfers beach and enjoyed the great views with only a few other people.

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Thank Toma U
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed August 10, 2016

very nice beach and lots of activates for kids we only spent 1 day here and it was very busy water was nice if a little cold a couple of places to buy ice creams and a shop close by. downside would be the porter loos

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Thank oneeye74
Athlone, Ireland
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39 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2016

This is the cleanest beach I've ever seen. The beach and the surroundings are very clean. On the beach there are changing facilities and play areas for kids. It's a pleasure to relax with family on this beach!

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