Inside this page you will find all sorts of information and help about Riga’ s historic Old Town. We hope that it will assist you in planning your trip to our fantastic city here in Latvia.
We not only provide you with information on the Old city but we also offer guided tours of Riga Old Town for the keen sightseer, as well as a range of other tours and activities, listings of places to eat and bars, cafes and pubs in Riga. We also offer some great Riga Guide books that may provide you with even more information to bring with you. If you cannot find what you are looking for here we will aim to provide you with the information and services you may require.
Our Riga city tours are by far some of the most contemporary, entertaining tours within the city.
Below is our public scheduled tours for this season or we also provide private tours where possible!
May – September we run daily scheduled bike, walking tours and food tasting degustations for 10 – 15 euros a person. Please do not hesitate to contact us for more info.
So what can you do in Riga? You have so many options. After all Riga is a city that with a lot going for it.
A fantastic, rich history provides Riga with a diversity rarely seen in a city of less than 1 million inhabitants. Why not spend the day walking though Old Riga’s streets followed by a visit to one of the many museums, galleries or shopping spaces that the city has on offer!
For those looking to relax and take in the Cities sauna’s and spa’s, then you are in luck as there are many to choose from and easy to find at great prices. Ask your hotel on arrival for nearby options.
If you are feeling more adventurous you could try some of the many activities within reach of the city limits such as the Bobsleigh run or a Bungee jump, maybe some AK47 shooting or even a visit to an old Soviet prison?
For the more chilled out visitors – what about heading out to the fine beaches for the day, by train or even by bicycle. The beaches of Latvia stretch for miles and are great for relaxing in the sun and enjoying a nice picnic with friends.
These are just some ideas for you and within the Riga Old Town site. You will be able to see some of the options that we believe can provide you with a great Riga experience.
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