Kolka Cape Beach

Experience the golden sands where two seas combine at Kolka Cape Beach on the shores of Latvia. The Gulf of Riga and the Baltic Sea meet in this gorgeous setting with an abundance of birds and unhindered wildlife. Climb the Cape Kolka observation tower for unbeatable views, taste the local smoked fish, and check out a sunset or sunrise — you can see both here. You’re bound to be blown away by this slice of paradise in the off-the-beaten-path country of Latvia.

Getting There

There are 2 airports near Kolka Cape Beach. Ventspils lidosta International Airport is a 90 minute drive to Kolka Cape. Riga International Airport is a 2 h 10 minutes drive to Kolka Cape. Canadian travelers can take a flight to London, Kiev, Moscow, Berlin or Frankfurt from where they can catch non stop flights to Riga and a further scheduled service from Riga Bus Station to Kolka. Alternatively, you could catch a connecting flight in Riga to Liepaja on the west coast of Latvia. From Liepaja, the drive time to Kolka is 2hours 40 minutes along the coast which would be a beautiful road trip.