CYCLING ROUTES

Salaspils has created three cycling routes:

The Pearls of Salaspils – Circular route that connects the tree main tourism objects – National Botanic garden, The Salaspils Memorial Ensemble and The Daugava river Museum. If you have a lot of strength you can extend your journey on the Doles Island Bike Route. The cycling route is marked in nature and included in Latvian united bicycle route network with no. 113 The Bridge which connects Zirņu Island and Dārziņi is hard to find, but ask locals, they will tell you a way.

Dole Island Bike Route– Circular route that goes around the Dole Island with less known nature and cultural heritage objects. Along the forests and meadows you can get to know the diverse nature park. Since the route mostly goes along gravel and forest roads and a little part is asphalted it is suitable not only for cyclists but also for pedestrians. The cycling route is marked in nature and also included in Latvian united bicycle route network with no. 142  Warning!The Solāžu bastion is a private property. Please apply in advance (phone no.28306416).

City cycling route – This cycling route introduces cyclist to Salaspils environment and the lives of locals. Route is divided in to two parts: first part leads through the central part of the city up to the beach and Memorial Plaque for the Livs’ Leader Ako, where you can relax and have a picnic, the other part invites you to explore the city’s quiet Dienvidu and Miera streets district. The cycling route is marked in nature and also included in Latvian united bicycle route network with no. 139