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Riga Free Tour

Skarnu iela 19 | Starts at Entrance to the St Peters Chruch, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
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Perfect balance of history and humor

Not just the old city, but a little of everything, past and present during 2.5 hours walking in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rishon Lezion, Israel

We did the Riga walking tour with Ray and the Riga old town tour with Edvards - both our guides... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
South Manchester, England
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Starts at 12:00 Every day, in front of St Peters church. Look for the Yellow suitcase! Riga Free Tour is a chance for you to see areas such as the Moscow District, Riga Central District, Market area and much more. Escape the touristic Old town and hear stories about our city that will change your impression of Riga! IMPORTANT to know: This is not the 11:00 Free Tour... People get mixed up some times! Riga free tour is not running 25th December and 1st of January, but any other day - come and join!
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Skarnu iela 19 | Starts at Entrance to the St Peters Chruch, Riga LV-1050, Latvia

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not just the old city, but a little of everything, past and present during 2.5 hours walking in different parts of the city. If we could do it (a couple in our mid 60s) with the thermometer at a chilling 0 degrees C .... The...More

Thank eliliron
Reviewed 6 days ago

We did the Riga walking tour with Ray and the Riga old town tour with Edvards - both our guides were absolutely lovely, knowledgeable and really friendly. Totally recommended and tip well!

Thank HazelK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide Edvard was amazing! 5 stars for him! I did the Old Town Free Walking Tour and I strongly recommend it to anyone visiting the Riga. Edvard explained every little thing about the city, I learned a lot about history, politics, art... great tour...More

Thank BaiXiaoMei
Reviewed 1 week ago

Raymonda was a fantastic tour guide - I've done about 10 of these walking tours in Europe and she was top one or two for sure! I'm sure the other guides are amazing too. Riga is a city that has important history, especially post-WWII. This...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ray was amazing. She showed us a lot of areas tourists usually wouldn’t explore. The group was quite big, because she was the only guide there. Still worth 5 stars!!

Thank tessiliebttee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really recommend this tour, we did the Alternative tour with Kaspars and the Old Town tour with a blond guy (sorry, don't remember the name). Both really nice tour guides and super interesting if you are in Riga for a short time and want to...More

Thank Ljott
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended the tour on Sunday November 19 with one of the most amazing guide in my life - Kaspars! The tour was great, the guide was great the atmosphere was perfect! Much useful and interesting information and a very friendly dude Kaspars with lots...More

Thank Vitali Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the walking tour today. Our guide, Kaspas, was very well informed - lots of insight into the history and culture, a variety of locations to view and even a few hints on where to eat.

Thank Alloriginalfeatures1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Free tour but donations will be much appreciated. Our guide was Raymond. Like what others mentioned, she speaks fluent English. We brave through the cold weather for 3 hours. A lot of history being shared on this walking tour. This is the first time I...More

Thank hi_shirley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to learn more about the Old Town and this tour covered everything we wanted. Toms was our guide and he had a great energy and skill for remembering what country everyone was from. Tour goes around most of the Old Town telling you...More

Thank Bennick H
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3 December 2017|
Response from SFrances C | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if more tours will be put on as I don't give the tours; I was only a person who went on the tour! As far as the tours being in English, I do believe they are given in the language of the majority of tour... More
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27 September 2017|
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Response from Elton P | Reviewed this property |
Ciao! No, non è in italiano, il tour è fatto da ragazzi del posto (in questo caso lettoni) a persone che vengono da più paesi. Parlano quindi solo inglese. Hi! No, this tour is only in English. The free tour is organized... More
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27 July 2017|
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Response from Lior I | Reviewed this property |
it left from the st. peter cathedral entrance. no need to book before. it was a tip tour, you give your tip at the end of the tour.