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Bastejkalna Park

Basteja bulvaris, Riga, Latvia
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Private Walking Tour of Riga Old Town
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“bastion hill” (17 reviews)
“boat trip” (13 reviews)
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Basteja bulvaris, Riga, Latvia
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"bastion hill"
in 17 reviews
"boat trip"
in 13 reviews
"freedom monument"
in 16 reviews
"canal running"
in 4 reviews
"canal side"
in 4 reviews
"small river"
in 5 reviews
"lovely canal"
in 3 reviews
"tourist boats"
in 2 reviews
"fort walls"
in 2 reviews
"nice flowers"
in 2 reviews
"old town"
in 26 reviews
"tranquil place"
in 2 reviews
"green space"
in 3 reviews
"sunny day"
in 5 reviews
"costs euros"
in 2 reviews
"both sides"
in 2 reviews
"city centre"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice place to walk around if you want to get out of the bustling Old Town. Beautiful park, canal and buildings nearby. Public toilets are also available but you do have to pay.

Thank Livalambchop
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park right next to the Freedom Monument is named after the Bastion Hill. It is a peaceful park to visit and walk around. There are many lovely paths with small bridges, water cascades, colorful flowers, several sculptures, and benches to take a rest. There...More

Thank Mikael F
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We loved walking through this park and were lucky end of April that the weather was sunny and we could enjoy it every day of our stay. Many flowers were jusy showing their heads so it must look stunning in May/June

Thank sheilazammit
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Nice peaceful little park immediately adjacent to the Freedom Monument with a boating canal running through it attracting ducks and seagulls alike. Bastion Hill is worth a stroll and a canal side bench is a relaxing break for a brief rest

Thank TimDiggle
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

It's a great place to spend time on a sunny day. You can see beautiful views there. It also takes some effort to get on top. Used to be a hill for castle defenders. It's a short visit place, but there are also seatings, so...More

Thank Loren S
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

A lot underage, inappropriate smokers which were loud and annoying, but the scenery was ok. Easy to access and find and good palce to bring your take-away lunch.

Thank Nils D
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Great walk about and possibility to have a look at old Riga from one side. It is right next to all points of visiting of old riga!

Thank Armand A
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

This is a great place to hang around. It's located in the city centre, lots of greenery and the city channel

Thank Latvian_dude
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

This park was beautiful. I caught it as the leaves were changing from orange to fallen. It reminded me of Central Park in New York with the bridges, lamps and paths. There is a canal boat tour available which takes you down the Daugava River...More

Thank emdob
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

If you have a free time in the old town go to this park. In summer you can take a small boat. In winter its full of various Christmas decorations and in autumn latvians celebrate independence day and making this park with great light objects.

Thank GintareR454
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