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Private day trip to Rundale Palace, Hill of Crosses &more with Premium class van

Private day trip to Rundale Palace, Hill of Crosses &more with Premium class van

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Take a day trip away from Riga and avoid the hassle of traveling with a group tour on this private tour to Rundale and Jelgava Palaces, Bauska Castle, and the Hill of Crosses. Enjoy time to explore independently and the option to add on additional excursions.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$141.61
Price varies by group size
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$141.61
Price varies by group size
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Best of Riga Walking Tour - Highlights and Hidden Gems
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Best of Riga Walking Tour - Highlights and Hidden Gems

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The Old Riga, Art Nouveau, and Central Market districts are three highlights within the city of Riga. On this small-group walking tour, visit all three and hear about the history and cultural heritage of Latvia. Learn about local culture from your guide as you stroll Riga’s scenic streets. Take time to sample traditional Latvian food.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$29.53
Price varies by group size
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$29.53
Price varies by group size
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Delicious Food Tasting Adventure in Riga Central Market

Delicious Food Tasting Adventure in Riga Central Market

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Riga Central Market is one of the largest in Europe, located at the heart of Riga’s UNESCO-listed Old Town. On this guided walking tour, immerse yourself in local life as you explore the lively market, learn about Latvian cuisine and cultural traditions from your guide, and tuck into a variety of local specialties like smoked meats, seasonal soups, cheeses, dumplings, pastries and more.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.16
Price varies by group size
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$53.16
Price varies by group size
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Riga Art Nouveau walking tour

Riga Art Nouveau walking tour

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Our Riga ART NOUVEAU walking tour is NEW and FRESH offer in Riga! With us you will see more, as we will not only pass by Alberta street buildings, but we will also walk with you through Riga boulevards and parks. Explore silent centre of Riga in a more relaxed and pleasant walk. It will involve 2 hour walking, but in a calm and relaxed way.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$7.03
From
$7.03
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English Speaking Private Arrival Transfer from Riga Airport

English Speaking Private Arrival Transfer from Riga Airport

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Trusted transfer service with English speaking drivers. Our driver will transfer you to your destination in comfort. No worries!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.53
per group
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$29.53
per group

Private Arrival Transfer from Riga RIX Airport to Riga City

Private Arrival Transfer from Riga RIX Airport to Riga City

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Use a door to door transfer, a comfortable and hassle free service that will allow you to enjoy your journey from the moment you arrive to the beautiful city of Riga. Your driver will be waiting for you in Riga Airport arrival hall and will take you straight to your centrally located hotel in Riga.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$14.82
Price varies by group size
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$14.82
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Latvian food tasting tour at Riga Central market

Latvian food tasting tour at Riga Central market

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Latvian food tour by Rigatrips is tour in local gastronomy in largest open air market in Europe, that will give you understanding of Latvian local food traditions and provide selection of traditional local food samples - meat, bread, cheese, fish, local fermented vegetables, non-achocholic drink and sweets.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$34.26
From
$34.26
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Soviet Heritage Walking Tour - Riga after WW2

Soviet Heritage Walking Tour - Riga after WW2

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Learn about Riga’s Soviet past as you explore the city’s highlights on this walking tour. Learn about the history of the city and what it was like to live during the Soviet era. This private tour is perfect for those who love Soviet history and want a deeper look at life behind the Iron Curtain.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.88
Price varies by group size
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$70.88
Price varies by group size
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Private Departure Transfer from Riga City to Riga RIX Airport

Private Departure Transfer from Riga City to Riga RIX Airport

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Arrange your trip in advance and enjoy and start your stay in Riga without any stress. Use door to door transfer, comfortable and safe. Don't go through all the hassle of waiting in long taxi and shuttles queues and make the best of your stay while in Riga with the Riga Airport Private Departure Transfer.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$14.82
Price varies by group size
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$14.82
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Old Town And Art Nouveau Walking Tour Of Riga

Old Town And Art Nouveau Walking Tour Of Riga

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Explore Riga’s Old Town and art nouveau architecture on a 3-hour walking tour with an informative guide. Stroll the cobbled Old Town lanes past gabled houses, and see highlights including the House of the Blackheads and St. Peter’s Church. Then, pass the Laima Clock tower, walk through Opera Park, and explore the art nouveau district, home to many buildings designed in the flamboyant, early 20th-century style. Admire Riga Opera House and the mansions along Albert Street, and visit the Art Nouveau Museum to learn about this artistic architectural movement.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$60.59
Price varies by group size
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$60.59
Price varies by group size
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Private Trip to Sigulda and Turaida from Riga

Private Trip to Sigulda and Turaida from Riga

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It will take less that one hour to get from Riga to the first stop will be at Gauja National park famous Cesarview, where you will enjoy the beauty of an amazing viewpoint. It was established in the 19th century, because of the Car Aleksandr II visit in Sigulda. At that place you will be educated how river Gauja is related to Angels falls in Venezuela. During the tour, you will discover the history and lifestyle of ancient Latvian tribes. You will visit sightseeing attractions like Livonian Order Castle ruins, Turaida Medieval Castle. Gutmanis Cave, the deepest internal erosion cave in the Baltic States is not only a natural wonder but also a place that tells us a tragic love story from the 17th century. Additionally, you will be provided with a choice of excellent places to have lunch with traditional Latvian or modern cuisine during this tour.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.49
Price varies by group size
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$120.49
Price varies by group size
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Half-Day Private Trip to Sigulda and Turaida from Riga

Half-Day Private Trip to Sigulda and Turaida from Riga

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Sigulda Castle and Turaida Castle are two of Latvia’s stunning 13th-century buildings, but it can be tricky to tick them off in a day without hiring a car. On this half-day tour from Riga, depart from your hotel in an air-conditioned minivan and make your way to the castles with our English speaking driver. Learn about the area’s history and take in the views of the landscape from the castles.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$199.64
per group
From
$199.64
per group

Private Trip to The Hill of Crosses from Riga

Private Trip to The Hill of Crosses from Riga

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The Hill of Crosses, located near Siauliai city in Lithuania. This place has a remarkable ambiance, and gratitude, wishes, dreams, and hopes are integral parts of this magic Hill that resembles the atmosphere of the Western wall of Jerusalem.  There have been several attempts to destroy the Hill, nevertheless, it survived as a sign of liberty and independence of Lithuania. Hill has become an important place for pilgrims all around the world. In 1993 Pope John Paul II said a prayer about this Hill and gave a gift to Lithuania - a crucifix that was set up on the Hill. Later he referred to this special place in his many speeches. The Hill of Crosses is a place of light and hope for its visitors!   On this trip, you will have a very well informed driver/guide, who will explain everything about this place. It will be a nice and pleasant day! Additionally, you will be provided with a choice of excellent places to have lunch with traditional Lithuanian or modern cuisine during this tour.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$129.94
Price varies by group size
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$129.94
Price varies by group size
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Stunning Art Nouveau Architecture Walk in Riga
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Stunning Art Nouveau Architecture Walk in Riga

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Riga is definitely a city with beautiful architecture everywhere, but especially stunning are the Art Nouveau buildings. This luxurious, totally decorative style of architecture is one of the main reasons why the historical centre is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List and why those who appreciate culture and art visit Riga in the first instance. This tour will introduce you to so-called "beautiful era" or La Belle Époque in the beginning of 20th century, when Riga was one of the wealthiest cities in Europe. Our lovely and professional guides will explain you the philosophical meaning hidden behind the luxury facade decorations and will show you some stunning Art Nouveau examples - the most famous ones on Alberta Street and those that only locals know. The tour also includes visit to Art Nouveau Museum that has an unique collection of Art Nouveau design, art & furnishings.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.16
Price varies by group size
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$53.16
Price varies by group size
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Honest tour of Riga with the best private guide in town

Honest tour of Riga with the best private guide in town

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Honest tour of must-sees with the best* private guide of Riga Every city has it's good, bad and the ugly, and there's always the option of highlighting just one side of the coin. On this tour we try our hardest to stay as honest and objective as possible, not loosing the perspective of a local at the same time. 4-5 hours, including a coffee break, might seem long, but a half day tour like that is the shortest possible time to cover all the most important sights that Riga's heart has to offer without a rush. Still - depending on your desire or availability, it can be longer or shorter as well - you can decide during the tour. It's customisable as well, so if you'd like to drop a thing from the itinerary or add something different (eg, central market), the guide will be happy to adjust. We don't take tours more than 5 times a week, so the tour would stay fresh and the guide wouldn't become a machine of spouting facts and figures. * as described by his mother and some of his friends.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$96.94
per group
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$96.94
per group
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Half-Day Private Trip to Rundale Palace and Bauska castle

Half-Day Private Trip to Rundale Palace and Bauska castle

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Discover the rich history of Latvia on this half-day private palace tour from Riga. Explore the beautiful 18th-century Rundale Palace, one of the two Baroque palaces built for the Dukes of Courland, and the 16th-century Bauska Castle, which was built on even older castle ruins and then transformed into a palace. Admire the beautiful Latvian countryside as you drive from the busy city of Riga to the Bauska region.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$211.45
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$211.45
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Private grand Riga city tour

Private grand Riga city tour

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Firstly, after selecting most suitable transport – passenger car or minivan your tour will start along the central boulevards of Riga to Art Nouveau district.  You will be able to discover one of the largest and best-preserved collections of Art Nouveau buildings in the world. After that district excursion will continue to the Riga Central market, where on the way you will be able to enjoy City Canal parks, the Fine Arts Museum, the Freedom Monumen and Daugava river with its bridges. Reaching the Riga Central market you will enjoy the diversity of typical national food. Secondly, you will have the opportunity to leave your transport and continue with a walking tour through Riga Old Town seeing most famous sights like St. Peter's Church, St. Jacobs Church, Dom Square, and St. Dom Cathedral. You will be introduced with a secretes of Cat House and will see Town Hall Square with beautiful and elegant Blackheads House.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$106.31
Price varies by group size
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$106.31
Price varies by group size
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Medieval Cesis Photoshoot Tour

Medieval Cesis Photoshoot Tour

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For those who believe Latvia is not only about Riga, this photo walk in Cesis will prove you right... Taking you to Latvia's oldest and best-preserved medieval town (1h drive from Riga), you will have a professional photoshoot around Cesis' most emblematic spots, while learning interesting stories and facts about its historical past. After the activity you will be taken back to Riga's Laima Clock (1h drive). The resulting pictures will be edited and sent to your email within 3 working days. Home of many artists and local poets, Cesis has an enchanting vibe that connects with every visitor. A special place where its unique atmosphere won’t leave you indifferent!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.83
Price varies by group size
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$73.83
Price varies by group size

Hike In Gauja National Park - Up And Down The Switzerland Of Latvia
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Hike In Gauja National Park - Up And Down The Switzerland Of Latvia

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What is waiting for you on this hike? Impressive sandstone outcrops and the biggest cave in the Baltics – Gutman Cave. Ancient historical sites, like Sigulda Brother of Swords castle ruins and Krimulda manor. A well-established trail along the Gauja River. A bit of climbing on the steep river banks to see the primeval Gauja River valley. And… a lot of fresh air!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$106.31
From
$106.31
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Sunrise at the Hill of Crosses - 2 countries in 1 day

Sunrise at the Hill of Crosses - 2 countries in 1 day

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Visit one of the most popular sites in Lithuania! Visited by Pope John Paul II, this place has become an important pilgrimage site for Catholics. But please don't be intimidated by the fact that it is a religious site - everyone is welcome to visit this unique site - just as long as you respect the place and crosses that carry different stories with them! You will have a guided tour of the place - hear the story behind it, how it all started! We'll point out some traditional Lithuanian crosses, explain some symbols that can be seen there and give you overall information about the country, culture and its history. After the guided tour you will have free time to explore the place by yourselves - take some beautiful photos and just to take it all in as it really is breathtaking! Going there for the sunrise time will allow you to enjoy the place with no tourists around. Get the place for yourself! And save a lot of time as you will be back in Riga by noon if not earlier!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$112.22
Price varies by group size
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$112.22
Price varies by group size

Hill of Crosses / 2 countries in 1 day

Hill of Crosses / 2 countries in 1 day

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Hill of Crosses is a truly unique site which will take your breath away! It is is a site of pilgrimage dating back to 1830ties when people started to place crosses here to pray for their loved ones they've lost in the battles (Lithuanian - Polish commonwealth uprising against Russian Empire). In Soviet times this place served as a peaceful protest action against Soviet regime as they tried to destroy the place many times while locals kept coming back and placing more crosses all the time. The Hill of Crosses was visited by Pope John Paul II back in 1993 and since then this place has become very popular - not only between locals but also tourists from all over the world! Don't be intimidated by the fact that it is a pilgrimage site. Even if you're not religious, please note that everyone is welcome to visit this beautiful sight as long as you respect everyone else visiting it!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$102.98
Price varies by group size
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$102.98
Price varies by group size
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Half-Day Private Trip to Jurmala town and seaside from Riga

Half-Day Private Trip to Jurmala town and seaside from Riga

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Visit Latvia’s biggest and most popular beach resort, Jurmala, on this half-day tour from Riga. Enjoy magnificent views as you drive along the Baltic coast, stroll around the historic town of Jurmala, and explore the beautiful beaches, then tuck into Latvian cuisine (own expense) at a local restaurant.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$199.64
per group
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$199.64
per group

Pub Crawl in Riga

Pub Crawl in Riga

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Riga Pub Crawl team invites you to discover Riga's nightlife together! Meet with other travellers so you can party together and who knows - maybe find some friends to share other activities with while in Riga! During the tour, you will be visiting 3 different bars and the local dance club at the end with 1 welcome drink (a beer or a shot depending on the place) in each of these 4 places. Apart from the welcome drinks, you will be able to order more drinks by yourselves - all reasonably priced. We're not interested to take you to expensive places! Only to the ones where we would go ourselves! There will be a bar with a place where to sit down and chat so you can get to know each other, there will be karaoke to practise your singing for the public, and of course - there will be live music and a dance floor! Let's say the tour gives you a great start for the best night out! Please note that tour would be cancelled only if there are less than 4 people in the group.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.44
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$35.44

Private Sightseeing Tour in Sigulda

Private Sightseeing Tour in Sigulda

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Sigulda is a popular place for locals to relax on holidays, offering amazing landscapes, ancient castles and a wide range of activities. Less than an hour's drive makes this place an ideal destination for a day trip outside Riga. Tour will be adjusted depending on your interests.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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$145.39
Price varies by group size
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$145.39
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