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Riga Daily Bike Tour

Highlights
  • See more of Riga on a bike tour that's ideal for first-time visitors
  • Stop and start without the hassle of parking
  • Get a more intimate glimpse in the capital city with the insider knowledge of a guide
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Riga Daily Bike Tour
From US$23.24
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12:00 - Beautiful Riga TourMost Popular
The Daily Bike Tour at 12:00 covers the city's most beautiful suburbs
From US$23.24
15:00 - Alternative Riga Tour
Our Daily Bike Tour at 15:00 explores the city's alternative districts.
From US$23.24
Overview
Cover more of Riga’s highlights in less time on a bike tour that provides a great introduction for first-time visitors. Gain access to parts of the city that are difficult to reach by coach and car, and stop regularly to take photos and listen to commentary without the worry of finding a parking space. Plus, you can choose from two departure times to suit your schedule.
What to Expect
Our Daily Bike Tours are 2-2.5 hour guided bike tours starting in Riga's Old Town and heading into the suburbs to discover the beauty of the city away from the touristy centre. The two tours each day, at 12:00 and 15:00 have different routes and cover different

The tour at 12:00 covers the old fisherman's district of Kipsala island, famous for the beautifully restored wooden houses, then crosses the Daugava river and heads into the pearl of Riga, the Art Nouveau or Jugenstil district. In between we ride through the green belt surrounding the old fortified heart of Riga, take in beautiful views across the mighty Daugava river and provide some suggestions how to better enjoy the city after the end of the tour.

The 15:00 tour rides along the banks of the Daugava river, with beautiful panoramas, before delving into the Moscow district, famous for its wooden houses, and also for being the location of the Jewish ghetto in the second world war. We then pass into the old St. Petersburg district, now called the City Centre, passing the factories, workers houses and Art Nouveau apartment buildings that developed as Riga grew in the early 1900's. We ride all the way up to the Great Cemetery, a decaying testament to the Baltic German ruling class that controlled the city right up until the beginning of the first world war.

We provide comfortable city bikes for all sizes (even the little ones), helmets and safety gear are also available. The tour is lead by a licensed guide who is happy to answer any questions you may have along the way.

The routes are easy and safe, and the pace depends on the ability of the riders. This is a great way to discover the city while having fun and getting some exercise.
Reviews (79)
1 - 5 of 79 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2018
A good way to see Riga

I took the alternative bike tour that started in the afternoon. Our guide Arseny took good care of the group, checking in to make sure everyone was following him on the bike OK and carrying bikes for some of us in need up and down....More

Thank Shan L
Reviewed 2 October 2018
Save your feet, ride a bike!

My first time to Riga, I saw only the Old Town. This time, I was able to see more of the city on this bike tour. There were only two other bikers on our tour. Our guide was informative and gave us more insight into...More

Thank texastide
Reviewed 29 September 2018
Great way to see sights of Riga & learn some Latvian history!

I did both the tours over two days. Both the guides where very knowledgeable on the routes they were taking and spoke prefect English. The Beautiful Riga Tour takes in art of the city whilst the Alternative Riga Tour should more of outskirts of the...More

Thank MrAndrewDD
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile
Daily bike tour

I did the daily bike tour which apparently runs even when just 1 person shows up, so in effect I had a private tour. The guide was friendly and informative, but not particularly funny or engaging, which usually makes a guide stand out imo. The...More

2  Thank Luk v
Reviewed 11 August 2018
Good bike tour, recommended

The start to the tour was a bit unorganized and not the most pleasant. Several tours were starting from this little shop, and getting a bike and waiting for the tour was a bit stressful - could be handled better. On the tour, the tour...More

Thank rls8008
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