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Free Walking Tour OLD Town

Free Walking Tour OLD Town

€0 per person


Just arrived to Riga ?… and would like to get to know about main sightseeing places here along with entertaining story about them? 

Then RigaTrips FREE Walking tour in the Old Town of Riga – is the right answer for you!


JOIN US Thu-Sun at 10.30 from Top location in the Riga Old Town and walk with us through the main sightseeing objects in the Old city! Together with History and entertaining stories about top locations, you will also learn about the local people living here! At the end of the tour, LOCAL GUIDES will share with you very valuable tips about the best places to visit later in the city! Of course, food and drink tips are included too!





JOIN our FREE Walking Tour in the Old Town Riga –  at 10.30 from  Rigatrips meeting point – Mencendorff House!  We will be waiting there for you at our meeting point with the green RigaTrips sign in our hands!


This tour is best done on your trips Day #1 as it is a great way to orient yourself in Riga and plan the rest of your visit here,

as our LOCAL GUIDES will also cover loads of useful information for you :

    • main historical facts of Riga
    • TOP sights in Old Town
    • intro to art nouveau architecture
    • fun stories 
    • guide to local dishes
    • TIPS on where to eat out 
    • Advice on what else to see


From October 1st it will run Wed-Sun at 10.30 from Rigatrips meeting point – Mencendorfa nams.


If you like the tour, please tip our guides at the end of it – they have given their best for you!

  • Destination
  • Departure
    Riga Trips Meeting Point | Entrance to Museum - Mentzendorff House | Grecinieku street 18
  • Departure Time
    Thu-Sun at 10.30 AM
  • Return Time
    After 2h hours | Around 12.30 AM
  • Dress Code
    Casual and vacational | Comfortable clothing | Hat - from mid September till mid April | Walking shoes for bouldier streets | Umbrella will be useful on a rainy day
  • Included
    FREE tasting of Latvian traditional dark chocolate LAIMA
    FREE tasting of Riga Black Balsam
    Knowledgable and passionate local tour guide
  • Not Included
    Best photo spots advice
    Entrance to hallway where other groups cannot access
    Food samples of traditional Latvian food – cheese, meat, bread, fish, meat and more.


This tour meeting point is Museum of Mentzendorff House, Grecinieku street 18.


Free Tour Old Town Riga Wed - Sun at 10.30 AM

Latvian Food Tasting tour Fri, Sat, Sun at 12:30


The meeting point is the Museum of Mentzendorff House, Grecinieku street 18



ART NOUVEAU TOUR on Saturday at 12.30 meeting point is Laima clock



We will wait for you at our meeting points dressed in RigaTrips green T-shirts with Riga guide cards around our necks. In the wintertime, it is only the guide card as the t-shirt is under the jacket. 


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  • Amelie Neimard

    July 11, 2021

    It was very nice to see all the most important things in this city and discover Riga. It was very interessant and the guide was very nice and told me a lot of good stories. Thanks !

  • Seaneen Mcloughlin

    February 16, 2023

    We had a fantastic morning with Gruna. Very funny and information. Really interesting picture of Riga past and present. I would highly recommend.

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Riga Free walking tour in Old Town is All IN ONE - FREE walking Tour solution, where we lead you through the main history milestones of Riga Old Town, point out marvelous art nouveau architecture buildings and give you main ideas of who are Latvians living in the country - their language, traditions, and culture. 


Our RigaTrips FREE Walking tour in Riga Old town was designed to widen your experience of Riga and Latvia! You will have the chance to get closer to the locals, understand their way of living and roots for their local character. It will also be a very good starting point for you to explore the city later on your own, as we will end the tour with suggestions on what else to see in Riga, what cultural activities to go to in the evening as well as tips on where local people eat and what are good restaurants to go to in the evening after an exciting day in the city.


What is traditional Latvian food, what is typical weather here, how many people and what nationality live here, how was the Latvian language originated and other top questions you have been asking us during our tours will be answered during the FREE walking tour as part of bringing you closer to the Latvian spirit and country.


Tour is provided by a passionate TRUE LOCAL guide, who has been spending all of their life in the city, are local Latvians, and knows the character of Riga and Latvia and the people living here. Where else will you meet a local who will tell you that much about the country you have arrived?


Besides, in an easy and entertaining way we will cover the TOP 5 attractions in Riga Old Town as suggested as must-sees by Latvia Travel – St.Peters Church, Town Hall square, 3 brothers, Dome church, and Cat house and share more detailed history stories about them so you will have with more colorful memories from your trip to Riga, than just seeing buildings on your own.


Discover the Old Town of Riga from a local perspective on a free walking tour to remember. Our FREE WALKING TOUR Old Riga is led on foot to show you the top sights and lasts just about the time it is still interesting for you – 1.5 hours!


So much in one tour to build your memories from Riga in a colorful and entertaining,  Come and join us – Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday at 10.30 at Rigatrips meeting point.