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Join our entertaining trip from Riga to Tallinn through the picturesque towns of Viljandi, Valga, Cēsis, and Sigulda. We’ll bring you to places you would not find on your own and help you discover two countries in one day.
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.
Visiting Latvia’s many palaces can be tricky without hiring a car. On this full-day tour from Riga, travel directly from your hotel to the Bauska region’s many palaces in an air-conditioned minivan. Stop at Rundale Palace, Mezotne Palace, Kaucmindes Palace, Bauska Castle, and Jelgava Palace and learn about the area from your English speaking driver.
Let’s be honest though- chances are you are there for reasons other than the history of the wine. We know, we get it. We’ll just throw some history in there to appease the intellectuals- really; we’re just all about the wine. This is a great activity to try some new flavors and relax with those you are closest to. Kick back and relax and let your worries melt away as we bring you some of the best wines in the country. We will teach you all about the different varieties and we’ll let your senses go wild. There are five basic steps in wine tasting: color, swirl, smell, taste, and savor. Don’t worry though if you skip a couple steps and go straight to the gulping- your secret is safe with us.
Get to know the Latvian towns of Sigulda and Cēsis on this full-day private tour. With a dedicated guide for just you and your party, enjoy personalized attention and a flexible itinerary while learning about the local culture and tasting traditional Latvian cuisine. Stop at a local winery to try the vintages, visit local castles, and snap photos of the scenery in Gauja National Park. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Riga included.
Winter time is fun in Latvia and besides skiing, ice fishing you can do also much more exotic outdoor activities like offered by us Husky dog sled ride.
Don't miss one of the hottest winter activity in Riga Husky Dog sled ride and make advance booking!
There are not many places around where you can experience Husky dog sledding.
Our Husky Dog sledding is carried out in an old coniferous forest so that you can enjoy beautiful Latvian forest landscapes as well.
Not sure whether you have enough warm clothes? Don't worry we'll rent you out winter outdoor clothes, so that you can enjoy the event!
Situated in close proximity to Old Town, this is the best spot to have adrenaline pumping action especially when your city center hotel accommodation is just nearby. Paintball shooting in Riga has never been this first class and time worthy with new tasks, mind boggling games and missions. This activity is inclusive of battle outfits for your groups, mask, gun, gloves, gas, English speaking guide and return transfer.
Take a break from city life in Riga and travel by private vehicle to Kemeri National Park the resort town of Jurmala. Take a hike on the Bog Boardwalk in Kemeri National Park. Continue on to Jurmala and stroll through the scenic streets. Take time to walk along the seaside. Elect to hire a guide to accompany you in Jurmala for an additional cost.
Learn about Riga’s Soviet past as you explore the city’s highlights on this walking tour. Learn about the history of the city and what it was like to live during the Soviet era. At the end of the tour, you have the option to try Soviet-era food and drinks at a buffet, at your own expense. This small-group tour is perfect for those who love Soviet history and want a deeper look at life behind the Iron Curtain.
Riga Central Market is one of the largest in Europe, located at the heart of Riga’s UNESCO-listed Old Town. On this guided walking tour, immerse yourself in local life as you explore the lively market, learn about Latvian cuisine and cultural traditions from your guide, and tuck into a variety of local specialties like smoked meats, cheeses, herring, and hemp butter.
2 hour guided private tour around one of the largest marketplaces in Europe with tasting of many different local goods.
Located in the heart of Riga, in just a few minute walk distance from Old Town, Riga Central market is one the largest marketplaces in Europe. It was built in the 1920s, inside several large hangars from World War I originally used for military airships, now serving as food pavilions.
During the tour you will have degustation at five different sections:
Fish: rye bread with sprats, lightly salted herring, local beer or soft drink.
Vegetables: different kinds of salted cucumber (1 day, 1 week, 1 month), marinated cabbage (with beets, cranberry, curry), sauerkraut, marinated wild garlic, spicy carrot.
Hemp: rye bread with hemp butter.
Cheese: different kinds of Latvian cheese - smoked, with cumin, with cranberries.
Meat: ham, different kinds of sausages (smoked, with berries, from turkey, pork, chicken), smoked chicken.
Benefit from personalized attention and a flexible itinerary on this private tour of Cesis and Sigulda from Riga. With our English speaking driver in the lead, you'll follow a carefully curated itinerary and be able to focus on your interests along the way. Learn about the history of the region and visit three medieval castles.
Take a day trip away from Riga and avoid the hassle of traveling with a group tour on this private tour to Rundale and Jelgava Palaces, Bauska Castle, and the Hill of Crosses. Enjoy time to explore independently and the option to add on additional excursions.
This winter day time activity can be substituted with something a bit crazier and more exciting. You can ride the sleigh while lying flat on your stomach so you can get a full view of the gut wrenching track ahead. Once you are pushed down the track, be prepared to reach gut wrenching speed head first. It is hard to describe the feeling so you have to experience it to understand.
Visit one of the most popular sites in Lithuania!
Visited by Pope John Paul II, this place has become an important pilgrimage site for Catholics. But please don't be intimidated by the fact that it is a religious site - everyone is welcome to visit this unique site - just as long as you respect the place and crosses that carry different stories with them!
You will have a guided tour of the place - hear the story behind it, how it all started! We'll point out some traditional Lithuanian crosses, explain some symbols that can be seen there and give you overall information about the country, culture and its history. After the guided tour you will have free time to explore the place by yourselves - take some beautiful photos and just to take it all in as it really is breathtaking!
Going there for the sunrise time will allow you to enjoy the place with no tourists around. Get the place for yourself! And save a lot of time as you will be back in Riga by noon if not earlier!
Enjoy an unforgettable experience while on vacation in Riga and try summer bobsleighing. Zip down a purpose-built track on a summer bobsleigh and reach speeds of up to 80 km/h (50 mph) as you hurtle downhill. Full instruction is provided and you can ride with up to four people in one bobsleigh, including a qualified driver.
Jurmala is Latvia’s biggest and most popular beach resort, less than an hour from Riga. On this tour, enjoy magnificent views as you drive along the Baltic coast, explore the beaches of Jurmala, visit a traditional fish smokery, and go hiking in the Kemeri National Park.
Let's discover this dark chapter of our history together!
You will be able see the most important historical places of Riga's Jewish community. After the tour you'll be able to fully understand this dark chapter of our history that can not be forgotten!
With printed pictures and various stories we will be able to travel back in time.
Riga Ghetto and Holocaust Museum, OldRiga Sinagogue, Zanis Lipke memorial, remnants of once existing synagogues, Moscow district (place of the Ghetto), Rumbula-place of commemoration of the holocaust of World War II, Victory park.
Walking and driving tour to most important places for Riga's Jewish. We will visit synagogue which survived the Nazi period and two which found their own way to last. Maskavas Forstate - the district with its unique wooden housing, where the Ghetto once was located. Visit one of the most important memorial places with monument to Jewish savers - the previous Old Choral Synagogue.
Take a trip from Riga to Vilnius and on the way learn about the history and people of two countries. Our knowledgeable local guides take a small group, maximum of 8 people, for a fun filled 12 hour road trip through Latvia and Lithuania.
For those with limited time in Riga, this mini-Baltic tour combines two of the region’s most popular day trips—Sigulda and Cesis. Visit the picturesque medieval town of Sigulda, explore the Gauja National Park and Gutmana Cave, admire the fairy-tale Cesis Castle, and venture underground into a Soviet war bunker.
Get a comprehensive tour of Riga on a hop-on hop-off tour by open-air double-decker bus. Use your 24-hour pass to create your own sightseeing itinerary as you hop on and off at any of the conveniently located stops around this gorgeous city, or stay on for the entire 75-minute ride. Your tour covers three bus routes past notable landmarks along both sides of the Daugava River. Enjoy commentary about the sights along the way.
Tour-transfer to Vilnius via Rundale palace and Hill of Crosses. From any place in Riga to any place in Vilnius.
The Hill of Crosses is famous for thousands of big and little crosses built on an old mound making the place unique in the world. Rundale Palace known as the only surviving baroque stylepalace in the Baltic countries. During a guided visit you will discover the beauty and exceptionalness of a master work of the author of the winterplace of St. Petersburg - F. B. Rastrelli.
Latvian food tour by Rigatrips is tour in local gastronomy in largest open air market in Europe, that will give you understanding of Latvian local food traditions and provide selection of traditional local food samples - meat, bread, cheese, fish, local fermented vegetables, non-achocholic drink and sweets.