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Day tour from Riga to Vilnius

If you are traveling from Riga to Vilnius, you can turn the trip into a sightseeing excursion on this guided tour that takes you directly from your Riga hotel to your Vilnius hotel, stopping at such attractions as Bauska Castle and the Hill of Crosses along the way. Upgrade to a private tour to include entrance to Rundale Palace.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Soviet Ghosts and Heritage Tour of Riga

Learn about Riga’s Soviet past as you explore the city’s highlights on this 3-hour tour. Learn about the history of the city and what it was like to live during the Soviet era. Taste some traditional Soviet-era food as you walk through the city and enjoy panoramic views. This small-group tour is perfect for those who love Soviet history and want a deeper look at life behind the Iron Curtain.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Full-Day Culture and Food Tour to Sigulda and Cesis

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.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Best Of Riga Private Walking Tour: Old Town

The tour takes you in the travel of time introducing with Riga’s rich historical background. The tour begins from the oldest part of the Old Town - The Convention Yard. Then we go to The Town Hall Square where the statue of the Knight Roland marks the center of the city. As the next comes The Dome Square where it’s possible to see how much the street level has changed during centuries. So we are coming to the vibrant Livonian Square where we have to watch up for a cat on the roof, shepherd and a boy reading a book.The Old Town of Riga has many layers of history but it is contemporary too so is the story – it connects the old and the modern helping to understand history of Latvia and people who lives here. During the tour you will be given tips for good dining and bars, but also I will be glad to answer any question of your curiosity.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Best of Riga Join-in Shore Excursion

Explore Riga highlights on a half-day shore excursion that combines the benefits of a coach tour with the up-close experience of a walking tour. You’ll cover key sites by bus, then leave the vehicle behind to discover the narrow, cobblestone streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga). There, pass by the House of Blackheads, Latvian National Opera, and Riga Castle before returning to the ship.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Riga Highlights Tour with Art Nouveau Museum

Check out Riga on this shore excursion that starts from the port. With a guide, you’ll take a panoramic sightseeing tour to see Riga Castle and a wealth of monuments around the pretty Latvian capital. Stroll around Riga Old Town to hear the history behind the House of the Blackheads, then finish with a visit to the UNESCO-listed central district and the Art Nouveau Museum.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Riga: The Darkest 50 Years with Local Guide

Go in-depth into Riga's Soviet history on this private tour. With a guide providing personalized attention, you can move at your own pace and ask plenty of questions about the city's dark time under Soviet and German rule. Visit sites where the visual evidence of these occupations is still in place, listening to your guide's commentary about this tumultuous period in Latvia's history.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Sigulda and Latvian Switzerland Private Tour

Benefit from personalized attention on this private tour of Sigulda and the Latvian countryside from Riga. With a dedicated guide and driver, you can focus on sites that interest you and get commentary tailored to you and your private group. Visit medieval castles and drive through pristine natural scenery; you can gaze out the windows instead of worrying about driving with round-trip private transportation included. Highlights include the Livonian Order Sigulda Castle, Gutmanis Cave, Turaida Castle, and others.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
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Highlights of Riga private walking tour

This 4-hour walking tour is a wonderfully captivating way to get to know Riga. Your tour guide will meet you by the ship and take you on a journey through this nearly 800-year old medieval town.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour of Riga: Old Town and Art Nouveau Museum

Meet your driver and guide at the cruise ship and start your relaxed discovery of the stunning city of Riga. During the 4-hour sightseeing tour you will get to enjoy the best of this Baltic pearl.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Walking Tour of Old Riga

The main goal of the tour is not only to tell the history of each place in front of the travelers, but also to let them see the city from a local point of view. It will not be the usual stand and listen tour, but interactive, fun and informative. The tour is not graved in stone, it can easily be adjusted to the travelers wishes, if they desire something specific!As Riga is full of mysteries and legends, travelers will have the possibility to listen, explore and maybe even solve them!
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
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Beautiful Art Nouveau in Riga - Private 3 Hour Tour With Local Guide

When walking the streets of Riga and admiring the stunning Art Nouveau buildings, you might think “What a beauty contest!”. This luxurious, totally decorative style of architecture is one of the main reasons why the historical centre is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List and why those who appreciate culture and art visit Riga in the first instance. This tour will introduce you to so-called "beautiful era" or La Belle Époque in the beginning of 20th century, when Riga was one of the wealthiest cities in Europe. Our unbeatable guides will explain you the philosophical meaning hidden behind the luxury facade decorations and will show you some stunning Art Nouveau examples - the most famous ones on Alberta Street and those that only locals know. The tour also includes visit to Art Nouveau Museum that has an unique collection of Art Nouveau design, art & furnishings.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Riga's Central Market Tour & Tasting

There are many legends and stories hidden in the walls of the old Central Market building. You will find out how this market became the largest and most modern market in all of Europe.Your guide will tell you how the pavilions of the Central Market were used during World War II and hear what was the purpose of this building in Soviet times. You will also see interesting cellars of the market and the places around it.At the end of the tour, you will have a chance to try many different kinds of delicious Latvian food: fish, cheese, meat, specific jam, drinks and more. You will also discover interesting and unexpected product combinations.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Riga Old Town Walking Tour

Discover the medieval heart of Riga on a 2-hour private walking tour that is perfect for first time visitors. Marvel at the UNESCO World Heritage monuments and learn what to see in your own time.Explore the narrow, cobblestone streets of Riga's Old Town with a private guide, and get a better appreciation of the city's medieval history as you marvel at the UNESCO World Heritage monuments.Learn how landmark buildings such as Saint Peter's Cathedral and the House of Blackheads reveal the story of Riga’s mercantile past. Appreciate the beauty of the Hanseatic architecture on the stately Town Hall Square. See the iconic Three Brothers houses on Maza Pils, each demonstrating different periods from the city's history.Get advice on the best museums and restaurants so that you can visit them in your free time.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Jewish Heritage of Riga Private Tour

Meet your guide and driver by the ship and start Riga sightseeing tour by bus with overview of Jewish history and sites.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Riga Ghost Tour

Get ready to be spooked on a ghost tour of Riga after dark, and encounter all the unknown things that have always attracted people to the city. Search for the ghosts that wander the streets at night, and hear stories from the city's past that will make you shiver.Learn about the ghouls of Riga on a walk with a professional guide as they talk about the various legends regarding the former city walls and imposing Swedish Gate. Find out where all the ghosts come from, and why people were incarcerated in the walls. Discover the site of an historical prison and what the cellars of the 16th century looked like.Visit one of the most haunted sites in Riga on a spooky itinerary that ends with a balsam tasting. Savor the high alcoholic herbal drink traditional to Latvia and Eastern Europe, made from many different natural ingredients.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Get Acquainted with Riga on Customized Private Tour

Make the most of your visit to Riga with our fully customizable private tour. Choose what you want to see and when, and our expert managers will help you put together your perfect itinerary. Highly professional private tour guides, expert drivers and fast-track admission to museums will make your trip to Riga a truly memorable one!
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tour to Cesis, Ligatne and Sigulda.

Visit Vidzeme Pearls - Cēsis, Līgatne and Sigulda! Day tour to Vidzeme region (Sigulda, Līgatne and Cēsis) is one of the four historical territories in Latvia. It is famous with its beauty of nature, heritage relating to the history of civilization and ethnical traditions. In Vidzeme you can enjoy the picturesque beauty of rivers and lakes, to rejoice at the landscapes made by woods, meadows, hills and lowlands. When visiting the castles and manors of Middle ages you can feel the breath of history as well as get to know many interesting and fascinating facts about Latvian history, traditions and different life-styles. The ancient towns, each with its charm, its history and culture, keep significant heritage of culture and architecture.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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The Best Of Riga Walking Tour

Old Town is the heart of Riga. However, not all the places of it are shown to the tourists. There are many fascinating points, corners, and streets that even the locals would be surprised! You will discover the different face of Riga. You will hear fascinating facts and stories. Who and why hated the sculpture of the black cat in Riga? Why did Latvians put the golden roosters instead of the crosses on the church towers? Did you know that Latvian women are the tallest?! Why the world has to be thankful to Riga for Christmas tree decorating tradition?
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Riga: Jewish Heritage Tour

Complete tour of the Jewish Heritage in Riga.Rich Introduction of Jewish history with an expert guide. Enjoy the privileges of a private tour and a comfortable vehicle. See modern Jewish life in RigaLearn about the lesser known remains of Jewish history in the Baltics under different political powers
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Old Riga Private Walking Tour including Organ Music Concert in Riga Cathedral

This will be a beautiful experience for all culture and music lovers. During this personalized tour with a friendly local you will take a fascinating walk through the centuries and hear stories from the different times in the history, starting with the foundation of Riga 800 years ago and finishing with the incredible fight for freedom in 1980's. You will see all the most important sights of Riga Old Town and listen to the magnificence and beauty of Riga Cathedral Organ, one of the world's most valuable historic organs. You will experience the UNESCO heritage site of Riga Old Town, learn more about traditional culture and discover what makes Riga so beautiful unique.
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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