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Best of Riga Walking Tour

Highlights
  • Learn about Latvian history and culture from a guide

  • Stroll Riga’s scenic streets
  • Taste traditional Latvian food

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Best of Riga Walking Tour
From US$23.15
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Best of Riga - morning tourMost Popular
Get close to the heart of Riga and enjoy it together with our lovely guides. Enjoy interesting stories, learn more about culture, try typical Latvian food and discover what makes Riga so special.
US$23.15
Best of Riga - private tour
Book this tour at your preferred time with the pick-up service from the hotel. Languages available: English
US$23.15
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.

What to Expect
We will start our tour with the remarkable Art-Nouveau district - a real treasure for those who enjoy beauty of the architecture. Our lovely guide will 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.
The next we will set for the Old Riga where you will be able to hear interesting stories about famous Rigans, history and fate of the beautiful, centuries old buildings, and more about Latvian culture which is one of the oldest living cultures on the planet.
We will finish the tour with walk and trying typical local food in Riga Central Market. You will be able to meet some of the local producers and do some shopping in the biggest marketplace in Riga.
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1 - 5 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Best of Liga's Riga

Liga's jam-packed walking tour was a delight. She's thoughtful, organized, generous, informative, and an all-around nice person. One caveat: Much of it is over cobblestone streets, and after 4 hours my wife's knee was getting very grumpy. Nothing Liga can do about that, and we're...More

2  Thank Jangothecat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wonderful introduction to Riga with a great guide (Liga)

Though the tour lasted 4 hours, it felt like no time at all. Our tour guide, Liga, was incredibly knowledgeable about all sorts of hidden symbols and stories all over both the old and the new town (including the Art Nouveau district). As well as...More

2  Thank funuza
Reviewed 27 June 2018
Well-designed tour with knowledgeable guide!

It's impossible to see everything in 3-4 hours, but this tour was well-designed to provide in-depth information on must-see parts of Riga--Art Nouveau district, Old Town, and the Central Market. The guide, Liga, was very knowledgeable, articulate, friendly, professional, and responsive to participants. The tastings...More

1  Thank kcbarton101
Reviewed 12 June 2018
Informative and fun

Liiga was a very good tour guide. She met us promptly and tailored the tour to what we were interested in. She is very knowledgeable about Riga and could tell us many interesting details about the various sights we saw on the walking tour. Made...More

1  Thank demandingdivatexas
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile
Highly recommended!

I happened to be the only one on this tour, which I thought was fantastic as we walked by massive tour groups all morning. My tour guide, Liga, was friendly and knowledgeable. She took note of my interest in all things art nouveau, and tailored...More

Thank Stephanie G
Liga V, Owner at Raami Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Dear Stephanie! Thank you for your kind review. It was my pleasure to show you my home-city and I'm glad you liked it. I hope you also enjoyed hiking in Ireland and now are safely back home :) All the best and greetings from Riga!...More

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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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