Gourmet restaurants, shopping, and popular sights from St. Peter's Church to Small Guild Hall—explore Riga, a romantic destination also known for its historic sites.
Shopping, Romantic and Historical Buildings
Riga's tallest church is dedicated to the city’s patron saint and is where you can see new artworks, watch a concert and enjoy great views of the Latvian capital.
This large historic monument near Riga’s Old Town is a national shrine of great importance where public ceremonies are held.
Learn more about the local history when you visit Riga Cathedral, a well-known historical site in Riga. Discover the acclaimed art scene and shops in this culturally-rich area.
See why this huge market is affectionately known as Riga's belly when you browse hundreds of stalls for fresh produce and Latvian specialties.
With a vast collection of paintings, ceramics and sculptures, this renowned art institution provides a colorful exploration of Latvian art.
Visit a grand church that once served as a planetarium and is now known for its architecture and rich collection of religious icons.
Explore one of the most beautiful places in Northern Europe with a tour through the spectacular scenery and historic sights of Gauja National Park. See the rivers, streams, soft hills, thick forests, and exquisite caves of the Gauja River valley, and old fortresses that date back to medieval times.
Your Riga food tour will kick off with a stroll around the bakeries, bars and small grocery stores that dot the city. Taste a range of seasonal Latvian specialties: fresh cottage cheese with dill, hemp-seed butter served on a traditional Latvian dark bread, locally brewed beer and, of course, Riga balsam – a herbal liqueur that you can’t leave town without trying.
Join an expert local guide for a walking tour of Riga that’ll introduce you to the city’s architectural style, historic sights, cultural heritage and local traditions.
Visit the largest resort city in the Baltic States and get to know the mild climate, healthy air, and long beach that have made Jūrmala a favorite destination for centuries. See the city's quaint historic residences, relax, and enjoy a mellow day on the coast.
Discover what life was like in the USSR as you step back into Riga's Soviet days, delving into the city's past hardships and hard-won fight for freedom. Learn about Latvia's progress over time, explore neighborhoods where time's stood still, and even grab a drink at an old Soviet-style cafe.
Discover Riga's enchanting sights at your own pace as you cruise around the city on a double-decker bus. Gain easy access to all of the major attractions, from history-rich museums to beautiful buildings and parks, and then hop off at any stop on the route for further exploration.