At Old City Riga (Vecriga), see its famous old churches and cathedrals, such as Riga Cathedral and St. Peter's church. Pick up a city map from the tourist information center, and stroll the narrow cobblestone streets much like 19th-century Latvians did. Note the distinctions among German, Russian, Italian, and Dutch architecture, and keep an eye out for the House of Blackheads and the Swedish Gate along the remains of the ancient city walls. On a guided tour, you can learn more about this town that has been the economic, financial, and cultural center of Baltic region since the 13th century. Don't forget to sample some of the traditional Latvian fare at one of the many restaurants. Start your trip to Riga by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
Tours to Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Best of Riga Walking Tour - Highlights and Hidden Gems BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $20
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Old Town Walking Tour of Riga BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $34
Duration: 2 hours
Old Town and Art Nouveau Walking Tour of Riga BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $57
Duration: 3 hours
Old City Riga (Vecriga) Reviews
Les façades, les rues pavées sont justes magnifiques. L'ambiance y est très agréable et les restos super sympas. Une ville a ne pas manquer ! more »The facades, the cobbled streets are just beautiful. The atmosphere is very nice and the restaurants are super nice. A city not to be missed!
Красиво, тихо, старинно, вкусно, волшебно! Если хочется вырваться из ритма большого города и все забыть- это самое лучшее место поблизости. more »Beautiful, quiet, old, tasty, magical! If you want to break out of the rhythm of the big city and forget everything - this is the best place nearby.
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