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Bastejkalna Park

Basteja bulvaris, Riga, Latvia
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  • Average6%
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“bastion hill” (18 reviews)
“boat trip” (12 reviews)
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Basteja bulvaris, Riga, Latvia
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"bastion hill"
in 18 reviews
"boat trip"
in 12 reviews
"freedom monument"
in 17 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
"green grass"
in 2 reviews
"old town"
in 27 reviews
"tranquil place"
in 2 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 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect place to chill and relax, have a picnic in the summer time. The pace is open for public with no charge. There is a river running through the park and you can take a river canal cruise in a small boat or even do...More

Thank chamara w
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

This park was beautiful in autumn with wonderfully coloured leaves on the trees and ground. It has lots of pathways, bridges, etc. throughout. It follows the river/waterway with many different perspectives and monuments etc. along the way. There is a canal boat that you can...More

Thank WW_Traveller023
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 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.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

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 7 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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