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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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A yellow suitcase leading the way

We had a great time listening to Kaspers storys full of facts, humour and knowledge about the every... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
pollysophie
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Berlin, Germany
Sea of umbrellas!

In spite of the weather we thoroughly enjoyed this walking tour! Edvard was a wonderful guide... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
_melanie1948
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York, United Kingdom
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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

We had a great time listening to Kaspers storys full of facts, humour and knowledge about the every day life in Latvia. It was lovely to ge to know a part of Riga that isn´t the overcrowded touristy standard places but to actually see what´s...More

Thank pollysophie
Reviewed 5 days ago

In spite of the weather we thoroughly enjoyed this walking tour! Edvard was a wonderful guide: interesting, informative & very charismatic! Definitely worth doing whatever the weather!

Thank _melanie1948
Reviewed 6 days ago

We learned so much on this tour. Kaspers, our guide, was extremely knowledgeable, being a Historian. The tour starts at St Peters Church but moves outside of the Old Town. It was very interesting to learn about places a little off the beaten, touristic path....More

Thank lovestotravel71
Reviewed 1 week ago

I agree Riga has beautiful old town area with history just like other European cities. That is most of the tourists will go. But, I like to go out of the 'tourist area' to see local life style. I decided to visit the old Moscow...More

Thank calvin722
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a little bit of an alternative tour, in the sense that it doesn't focus on the touristy traditional attractions but it's more about how actually Latvians live, the authentic Riga experience. Kaspers made the tour very enjoyable and he is quite knowledgeable (he...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A late review for our tour guide Dita. Would definitely recommend this tour if you are looking step away from the touristy area in the centre, learn about the history outside of city centre. Dita is very knowledgeable about the history of Riga. ( She's...More

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide was brilliant - Edvards, a law student Very well spoken, well read and charming Most enjoyable and informative 90 minutes Must do Pradeep Thatai

Thank Pradeep T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely guide, Linda, who took us through the history of Riga, she told us interesting facts about the city, the people and the culture!

Thank Mrs_Kimau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I spent an awesome day on the free walking tour in Riga. The guide was very charismatic and funny. I recommend this tour for everyone that wants to see the life in Riga and Latvia beyond the tourist places.

Thank Jonas H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun tour around old town Riga with a knowledgeable guide. I would highly recommend this tour. The guide gave us tips for later in the day which were great.

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Rosanna D
27 September 2017|
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Response from Means2Madness | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry i didn’t get your question but as per other answer, i can say that i only saw free walking tours being conducted in english while i was there. Not sure of any other language.
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Ezzyie
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.
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lindaO818VP
30 May 2017|
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Response from dkpsandhurst | Reviewed this property |
there was a choice of 2 tours, one covered mainly the old town, the other covered the main sights and also the Moscow area. I would also recommend the hop on hop off bus tour
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