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Central market, the Academy of Science, the railway station, the Statue of Liberty, the Opera House, the parks and boulevards of the modern old town, etc.
Activity Level :
This excursion is for those who want to avoid the beaten track and feel the real atmosphere of non-tourist Riga, see the city as the locals do. It is an opportunity to get acquainted with the remains of the Soviet era, learn how the former Russian and Jewish merchants lived and how contemporary rigeans live. During our walk you will get acquainted with the places near the old and modern city centre.
The program of the excursion :
- The Central Market
- Spikeri District
- Jewish Ghetto Museum
- Moscow District
- The Academy of Science
- The railway station
- Vermanes Park
- The Orthodox Cathedral
- Freedom Square
As close as possible to the ship's pier
Please note :
If you want to taste the Latvian specialities you have to book the tasting at least 3 days in advance.
This Tour includes :
- Services of the guide, taxi to and from the boat dock.
This Tour does NOT include :
- Tickets, meals, drinks.
Tasting at the market
Price for the whole party, not per person
Options (+ or -) may apply and will be calculated at the next step
This Tour is available in the following languages :
Français, English, Russkiy, Latvian
Kids friendly tour
Wheelchair friendly tour
Meet your guide :
I am Anna Turoka, certified tour guide from Riga, Latvia. In 2006 I graduated in Humanities at the Latvian Academy of Culture, where I studied my country's history, architecture, art and languages. Since 2014 I have been a tour guide for French-speaking groups in the Baltic States (Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia). This is my main job, my profession that I love very much.
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