Christmas season tour to Riga

Capture the medieval Christmas Spirit of Latvian capital Riga. Soak up the inimitable Latvian Christmas atmosphere walking around the biggest and oldest Christmas market in the Baltic countries. The main Riga’s Christmas market is situated on the Dome square and another big set of shops is located on Livu square. If you are debating what exclusive things you need for your Christmas gifts – Riga is the best place to pick something different.

In this tour you will have Riga’s Old Town walking tour and for the other day you will discover Riga’s Art Nouveau heritage, you will take unique selfies in the Art Nouveau Museum, taste the most famous Latvian drink – Riga Balsam and taste traditional Latvian food at the Central Market.

Riga’s Old Town Christmas Market will be open from December 1, 2019 to January 6, 2020

More information about Christmas market in Riga on the Riga's Old Town Christmas Market website.

 

Day 1: Arrival to Riga. Private transfer to a hotel. Accommodation.

Day 2: Half day tour in the old town of Riga.

Day 3: Art Nouveau district, Art Nouveau Museum and Central Market tour

Day 4: Private transfer to the airport. Departure.

Day 1:

Arrival to Riga. Private transfer to your hotel. Accommodation.

Day 2:

Breakfast in a hotel. After the breakfast meeting your guide in a lobby for a walking Riga city tour. During the tour  of the Old Town you will enjoy the beauty of the ancient Hanseatic city, while strolling through the cobble-stone, picturesque streets of the Old Town. In Old Riga you will see the Dome Cathedral, the Church of St.Peter, the old Guild Houses, the Swedish Gate, the architectural ensemble Three Brothers, St.Jacob’s Church, the Parliament House, Old Riga Castle, and view the many wonderfully restored buildings, now housing cosy restaurants, cafes, bars and souvenir shops.

Day 3:

Breakfast in the hotel. Meeting your guide in a lobby for a walking Art Nouveau district and Central Market tour.

Riga is a true kaleidoscope of different architectural styles, from Gothic to Art Nouveau. Art Nouveau architecture from the beginning of the 20th century made Riga as the Art Nouveau Capital of Northern Europe. The tour encompasses the most significant sights of Art Nouveau district including visit to Art Nouveau Museum, city Canal parks, the, the Freedom Monument.

Coffee break in one of Riga Balsams coffee-bar with tasting of traditional Latvian drink - Riga’s Balsams.

The tour continues to Riga Central Market famous for hangars that it is located. These hangars were built in 1920ies for German army Zeppelins. This tour will introduce you closer with Latvian food culture. Merchants will offer typical and unique products here – you will meet food used here for a long time as well as new flavours of Latvia.

After the sightseeing tour free time for independent activities, shopping and visiting the Christmas Market.

Day 4:

Breakfast in the hotel. Private transfer to the airport. Departure.

 

Package price:

Package price with Riga Old Town located 4 star hotel double room accommodation from EUR 310 / per person

Package price with Riga Old Town located 4 star hotel for single traveler from EUR 559

Agency commission is included.

Package price without accommodation from EUR 189 / per person

Package price without accommodation for single traveler from EUR 349

 

Tour features:

* Accommodation in 4 star hotel

* Daily breakfast

* Riga Old Town sightseenig with local guide

* Riga Art Nouveau district sightseenig and Central Market tour with local guide

* Riga Art Nouveau Museum entrance

* Riga balsam tasting

* Arrival and departure transfers

* Information package

 

This tour is not available from 30 December 2019 to 1st January 2020!

Flight to Riga is not included!