Overview

The tour starts at the Town Hall Square- the central square of the city from 13th up to 19th century. The most famous building on the square is the magnificent Blackheads’ House. You will also see such famous spots as St. Peter’s Church, the Swedish Gate, Powder Tower and many others. In the middle of the tour you will have a chance to hear stories about and taste one of most famous drinks in Riga - Black balsam.

This activity includes:

Dome Cathedral - Cat house - Parlament building

    Traveler Reviews

  • “Waste of money and time”
    Rating: 1 Reviewed on January 05, 2018

    The worst guide agency in the whole World. Guide are drunk, stupid and very snob. The girl on the reception hide à bottle of alcool when i get in. I do not recommanded at all.

  • “Simply the Best”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on October 21, 2017

    I completed two tours (no-one else showed up) and I was delighted that my guide Gunta was so informative and enthusiastic. In the morning we did the 1.5 hour tour of the Old Town where I was shown...

  • “Three great tours with one great guide”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on September 20, 2017

    We took three tours in Riga with Gunta Cupane--the Old Town, Jewish Riga, and the art nouveau tour. Gunta knows the history and the cultures of the city and country and shared fascinating and moving...

Meeting point

House of the Blackheads

On arrival

Search for a yellow umbrella (on a blue box) on the Town Hall square.

Things to note

We work 365 days year - please dress properly for different types of weather. And wear comfortable shoes because the streets of the Old Town are covered with cobblestones.

Cancellation policy

Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund. Failure to cancel within this time or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.