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Private Riga Old Town Walking Tour provided by Riga Sightseeing Private Tours

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Private Riga Old Town Walking Tour

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Overview
History fans that want to learn more while exploring Riga shouldn't miss this private history tour, where you walk the streets of the Old Town with your personal guide. From architecture to culture to religion, you can uncover more than 800 years of Latvian history along the way. Highlights include stops at area landmarks like ancient stone dwellings, historic workshop spaces, and the Riga Castle and Parliament buildings.
Highlights
  • Explore Riga's scenic Old Town with this private history walking tour
  • Visit top Riga landmarks, like St. Peter's Church, and the Powder Tower
  • Enjoy a personal experience with this private tour, just for your guests
  • Don't worry about finding your way, with included hotel pickup and drop-off
Important Information
Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Sam wrote a review Aug 2019
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Difficult to understand the English explanation. Need to verify any guide can speak right languages. The city was good.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Peter S wrote a review Aug 2019
London, United Kingdom10 contributions4 helpful votes
This tour is a fantastic way to see a beautiful city. Mariya is a superb guide, very knowledgeable about the history and culture of the country. It is wonderful to hear how a Latvian feels about her country’s historic struggle to gain independence. After two hours, I felt that I
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Canadagirl25 wrote a review Aug 2018
Mississauga, Canada33 contributions8 helpful votes
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My sister and I took the tour with our very friendly guide, Erika who met us at the harbour. after a short discussion of what we wanted to see, we began with a short history of the old town. She took us through a great portion of the town, showing us the highlights as well as
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Date of experience: August 2018
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Annely A wrote a review Jul 2018
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Had a great private tour with Eva who told us about Riga's history and also had a good chat about life in Latvia in general. We wish her all the best!
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Date of experience: July 2018
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EddyZ88 wrote a review May 2018
County Dublin, Ireland1 contribution1 helpful vote
We were a couple booking this last min before we arrived in Riga, but finalized the details before even flew out. Great communication that already had me comfortable and pleased that I booked this. Met us at our rented apartment. On time with a big smile and excitement.
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Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from Riga-Sightseeing, Owner at Private Riga Old Town Walking Tour
Responded 13 May 2018
Dear EddyZ88, Thanks a lot for kind words and detailed feedback! I am happy to hear that tour was informative and useful even after that all that you were seeing and experiencing in Riga and Latvia in previous days. We will be happy to welcome you in Riga again! Best Regards, Santa
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By: Riga Sightseeing Private Tours
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Ilze is a fantastic guide!
We had a wonderful walking tour of the art nouveau district and the Central Market with Ilze, who is warm, friendly
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riga in november
Good exprerience, just make sure you are well covered. not very exhausting more information and appreciation to th
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USCtraveller
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Terrific Art Nouveau and Old Town Tour!
Santa provided us a tour of the Old Town, Art Nouveau buildings and Central Markets. Santa is a very professional g
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YuppieonaShoeString
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Excellent day trip
I really wanted to take a tour of Cesis and the secret Soviet bunker but couldn’t find a company offering such a to
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Alice H
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Exemplary tour with very knowledgeable guide
Santa was our tour guide and she was terrific. She was very knowledgeable about Riga, its architecture, history,
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AdventuresofYi
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Perfect one day tour of Riga
We were very lucky to have found Santa on TripAdvisor. As it was our first time in Riga, we hoped to see as much as
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Jaggie2018
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Great tour with Santa Ogrina
This was a great tour with Santa Ogrina. We highly recommend any tour with her. Very informative and wonderful com
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MargaretEllen1950
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Informative and interesting
We had a very pleasant walking tour with Santa through the Art Nouveau district. She did a good job of categorizin
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Jangothecat
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Intelligent, friendly, knowledgeable guide
Based on the great reviews Santa has received for her Riga walking and art nouveau tours, my wife and I booked her
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greg_chatsworth
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A great way to enjoy the architecture of Riga
Everything was awesome, well organized and on-time. I asked for the guide to meet us at the hotel (we were in the
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RedsFanSC
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Exceptional Guide for Riga/Latvia
In July, I took a solo trip to Estonia and Latvia. I ran across the excellent reviews for Santa on Trip Advisor wh
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atypic
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Great Riga tour
Over a 4-5 hour period, we went to a few markets and then a thorough walking tour of central Riga. Santa Ogrina wa
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mikelongloris
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The BEST Riga tour (Santa Ogrina)
Santa Ogrina is the BEST, she is a brilliant young lady with extensive knowledge of Riga and it's history. I can no
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Marc F
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A splendid tour guide
Yesterday Santa took me on a wonderful walking tour of the Art Noveau section of Riga and the Old City. I didn’t ha
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barny006
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Walking tour
Brilliant tour some by coach and some on foot shown all the highlights, well informed lady guide, art neuvo ,short
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Key Details
  • House of the Black Heads, Riga Town Hall Square, and 5 more
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, German
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