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Best of Riga Walking Tour

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Highlights
  • Learn about Latvian history and culture from a guide
  • Stroll Riga’s scenic streets
  • Taste traditional Latvian food
  • Visit the Old Riga, Art Nouveau, and Central Market districts
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Best of Riga - private tour 14:00
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Book this guaranteed private tour exclusively for you at your preferred time with the pick-up service from the hotel or port (within the walking distance of Old Riga).
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Best of Riga - private tour 13:00
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Overview
The Old Riga, Art Nouveau, and Central Market districts are three highlights within the city of Riga. On this small-group walking tour, visit all three and hear about the history and cultural heritage of Latvia. Learn about local culture from your guide as you stroll Riga’s scenic streets. Take time to sample traditional Latvian food.
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Stop At: Art Nouveau Riga, Riga, Riga Region

We will start our tour with the remarkable Art-Nouveau district - a real treasure for those who enjoy beauty of the architecture. Here you can find stunning buildings, great restaurants, beautiful parks and see a real life of Rigans. Our lovely guide will walk you through city center and explain you more about the meaning of symbols hidden behind the beautiful facades, and introduce you with some of the most remarkable Art-Nouveau masterpieces.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Old City Riga (Vecriga), Riga, Riga Region

After a short break we will set for the Old Riga where you will be able to learn more about the fascinating history of the city and see all the most beautiful landmarks including Three Brothers, House of Blackheads, St. Peters' Church and many others. Here you will hear interesting stories about famous Rigans, fate of the beautiful, centuries old buildings, and more about Latvian culture which is one of the oldest living cultures in Europe.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Central Market (Centraltirgus), Riga, Riga Region

We will finish the tour with walk and trying typical local food in Riga Central Market, also UNESCO Heritage site and the largest food market in Europe. Here you will be able to try 4-6 samples of traditional foods, meet some of the local producers and after the tour do some shopping in the most authentic shopping place in Riga.

Duration: 1 hour
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Short walk, but enhanced the knowlidge and interest of history of Old Town and Latvia. Good guide made it possible.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent and informative walking tour. Very much enjoyed by all including a teenage son. Walked for longer than 3 hours advertised and the time flew by

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide Harys (sorry for a possible typo) did an awesome job showing us Riga and giving us an interesting but also touching piece of history. Also not just history but other facts here and there about Riga too. He was professional, speaking good English...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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LigaVanaga, Owner at Raami Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you dear Mikko! I sent the review to your guide Harry who was very happy to hear such a lovely review! It was our pleasure to meet you in Riga!

Reviewed 8 May 2019 via mobile

A nice tour, friendly guide by the name Riga. We saw the mist important of the city and specially the Alberta Iela, the street with many Art Nouveau buildings

Date of experience: May 2019
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LigaVanaga, Owner at Raami Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much! Our guides are always very pleased to hear nice and genuine words from our dear guests. I'm happy that you enjoyed your experience. Wishing you plenty of exciting travels in the future and with the warmest greetings, Liga

Reviewed 17 April 2019 via mobile

A superb walking tour with guide Liga who kept us interested with her knowledge and excellent English We couldn’t recommend her and the tour more highly (Make sure you have good walking shoes for the cobbled streets!)More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Patricia C
LigaVanaga, Owner at Raami Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you dear Pat! I'm glad that you were happy with your experience. You are always welcomed to contact me if you are in Riga again. I would be glad to have a coffee together or show you around as a local :) With the...More

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blue_hazzle
30 May 2019|
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Response from LigaVanaga | Property representative |
Hello, please send us an email or text message and I will make a reservation for you. We will meet you in the port (if it is in Riga city center) or at the bus stop if it is outside, or we can also arrange a private transfer... More
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Sandra T
20 February 2019|
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Response from 56pamc | Reviewed this property |
YEs. Our guide left us (by mutual agreement) at the Central Market) but gave us instructions - before she left - to our Azamara ship. We also used Google maps on our phones as a backup plan.
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Bev M
17 June 2018|
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Response from demandingdivatexas | Reviewed this property |
Liga met us where we were staying so I would assume you message her and she will meet you at a convenient place
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