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Riga Highlights Tour and Art Nouveau Museum

Best of Copenhagen Shore Excursion from TJ Travel
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49 USD pp

Activity Level

medium

Duration

5 hours

Riga Highlights Tour is a perfect combination of exploring the splendid streets of old quarters and new town both by bus and on foot. The tour will take you from charming medieval townhouses to parts of Riga with a distinct cosmopolitan feel.

During this program...  

We will start with a delightful introduction to Latvian history and culture during an enjoyable city tour by bus. Your private tour guide is delighted to share stories of Riga´ s past and present with a few good twists of this Baltic nations character and charm. Some of the most significant sight on our way include the Opera House, Freedom Monument, the Bastion Hill, University of Riga and Daugava River. An added enjoyment is the discovery of the opulent Art Nouveau quarter. Riga boasts a gift of more than 800 richly decorated facades from the period. We will enjoy a guided tour of the Art Nouveau Museum and revel in the creative freedom of its time. Inside this museum you will get to know more about lifestyle on the turn of 20th century. This small 14 room apartment is packed with modern amenities, which don’t surprise anybody nowadays, but were very modern in those days.

After the drive we will continue with a stroll back in time visiting the old town of Riga on foot. The magic of olden days has not left the medieval heart of town and we are able to revel in the beauty of lively area filled with cafés and restaurants.The medley of cobbled streets will lead us on a journey filled with legends and local heritage. Proud to showcase hanseatic era architecture with Small and Great Guild, Riga Cathedral and Dominican monastery as well as Roland´s Statue, St. Jacob´s Church and Riga Castle. Thereafter, you will continue your tour and see one the most well known Riga highlights as House of BlackheadsTown Hall and the Three Brothers, complex of three oldest dwelling houses in the downtown.

We will also reserve some free time for individual exploring and a chance to enjoy a cup of coffee or indulge in the nearby shopping opportunities of local treats.

Number of people 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-14 15-16
Price per person (USD) 583 296 217 165 134 132 114 101 91 82 76 61

 

*Please, note that tour schedule will be adjusted based on the arrival time of your ship.

** Please note that the Art Nouveau Museum is closed on Mondays and it will be replaced with the visit of Dome Church with organ concert. The Dome Church organ concert lasts for 20 min

Price includes:

  • The service of the guide and driver
  • Entrance fee to Art Nouveau Museum. On Mondays it will be replaced with organ concert in the Dome church (4 EUR per person).

Price doesn’t include:

  • Lunch

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