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Brunurupucis (The Turtle)

Street Tirgonu | Majori, Jurmala 2015, Latvia
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Turtle

It is quite a surprise to see it suddenly if you don't know about it in advance. Especially near... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Viktorija0930
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Vilnius, Lithuania
Turtle

If you made it all the way down to the beach, it's customary to take pictures with this giant... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rollite
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toronto
via mobile
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The most photographed object in Jurmala. Turtle sculpture symbolises long prosperity. Sculptor - J. Barda, 1995
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Street Tirgonu | Majori, Jurmala 2015, Latvia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is quite a surprise to see it suddenly if you don't know about it in advance. Especially near the Baltic sea:) But it is fun, people likes it and it makes them smile. It was very cute to meet some young girls (suppose from...More

Thank Viktorija0930
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you made it all the way down to the beach, it's customary to take pictures with this giant turtle located at the bottom of Baltic beach hotel

Thank rollite
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This sculpture is located next to the Baltic beach hotel and is really loved by the visitors. It symbolizes prosperity, so don't miss it ;)

Thank Liu S
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I know - it is just a turtle! But we visited with our kids and spent a happy few minutes playing around it. The turtle is a striking design and stands looking over the beach towards the sea. So it makes a perfect icon for...More

Thank Ian Terence P
Reviewed 15 August 2017

If you are near or you dont have anything to do go take some photos with the turtle :) We got some nice looking pictures and i think that kids might like it. And its next to a great looking hotel that is a nice...More

Thank Mika J
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

...it is a turtle. Take a picture with it. But don't hold your breath. It is just a turtle statue. Nothing spectacular.

Thank Jouni K
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This turtle was a highlight of our one day trip to Jurmala. Overall the place was dead and old, but this turtlestatue made my child' day. 😂 So point for that one.

Thank Lurulaa
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Fanny statue next to the Baltic Beach Hotel. Easy to see from the beach and easy to find if following the road next to hotel.

Thank paivi245
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Walk by and take a picture. That's it. Nothing to see. You've done all there is to do with a statue. This review took longer than out visit.

Thank Stephanie N
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This is a nice sculpture. The meaning of this that it would symbolizeng long life. This is situated right near the beach.

Thank Piia E
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