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SIGHTSEEING TOURS TO RIGA

    Get familiar with Riga's most interesting places of notes. Find out about its architecture, sculpture, and ancient buildings.

Riga City Tour

The tour consists of two parts - a panorama drive by bus along streets of Riga downtown and walking in Riga's Old Town. During the guided tour you'll walk along the narrow streets of the Medieval Hanseatic Old Town and enjoy the splendors of the Dome Cathedral, Old Guild House, House Of Blackheads, St. Peters Church, Riga Castle and the architectural wonders of Jugendstil district.


Art Nouveau in Rigan

A walk around Riga is like a visit to the museum of architecture covering the period from Gothicism to Classicism. But the real treasure of the city is the largest and best-preserved collections of Art Nouveau buildings in the world.




Jewish Riga

During the tour you'll see the most important historical places of Riga Jewish community. The tour includes visits to Jewish school, the museum "Jews in Latvia", synagogue and places of commemoration of the holocaust of World War II, Bikernieki and Salaspils.



River Cruise

Those who want to examine Riga from the unusual angle are invited to make a cruise from Riga to Jurmala along the Rivers Daugava and Lielupe. During two and a half hours, cruise passengers will admire the splendid view of the city, see passenger and commercial ports of Riga, pass through the canal that unites Daugava and Lielupe.



Tour to Open Air Ethnographic Museum

In one of the oldest open-air museums in Europe you'll see authentic farmsteads, churches, windmills, fishing villages and other historic countryside buildings that have been moved here from different parts of the country.




Tour to the Rundale Palace

One of the most beautiful baroque palaces in Latvia was built in 1736-1740 as a summer residence for the Duke of Courland, Ernst Johann Biron. The palace was designed by outstanding architect Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli, the creator of the Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg. The splendid interior of the palace made by Italian artists Francesco Martini and Carlo Zucci dazzled the contemporaries.


Tour To Cesis

Cesis is a small resort town, where the charm of the ancient architecture combines with the extraordinary beauty of the nature. Nowadays in the town you can see many architectural monuments of the 13-19th century. The stone Cesis (Cesu Pils) Castle is one of the few architectural monuments of the 13th century in Latvia.




Tour to Sigulda

Tourists come to Sigulda at any time of the year and from all over the world. It's often called Latvian Switzerland. In summer and spring, you can walk along the picturesque banks of the river Gauja and examine the main place of interest in Sigulda - mighty medieval Turaida castle.



Tour to Jurmala

Jurmala is a world-famous seaside resort situated only twenty km from Riga. The natural curative features of this place were well known more than one hundred and fifty years ago. Nowadays boundless golden beaches, blue sea, salubrious air and the unique beauty of pine forests attract tourists from all over the world.




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