5 days in Riga Itinerary

5 days in Riga Itinerary

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Riga

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Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Take a break from Riga with a short trip to Turaida Castle in Sigulda, about 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), take in the spiritual surroundings of Riga Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Freedom Monument, and take an in-depth tour of Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Riga trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Riga International Airport. January in Riga sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Riga

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Jurmala, Salaspils Memorial Ensemble, Turaida Castle
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
Central Market (Centraltirgus) ©
Central Market (Centraltirgus)

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