8 days in Riga & Paris Itinerary

8 days in Riga & Paris Itinerary

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8 days in Riga & Paris Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
Riga, Latvia
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

4
nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
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.
Riga is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), admire the landmark architecture of Alberta Iela, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Riga Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Riga is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Riga. Traveling from Dubai in March, expect Riga to be cooler, temps between 6°C and 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Riga

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Jurmala Beach
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Highlights from your plan
OldTown Archery Riga ©
OldTown Archery Riga
Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité, then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the galleries of Louvre Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Riga to Paris by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Riga in March, expect Paris to be a bit warmer, temps between 13°C and 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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