Sightseeing tour of Riga - in Riga - LikeALocal Guide

Sightseeing tour of Riga


4.90 EUR

Explore Riga with a passionate local guide who will take you to all the must-see places around the city. See famous landmarks, bustling markets, and art nouveau buildings as you learn about this charming city!

Duration: 4 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Russian
Tour by Aurels

I am specializing in private tours for individuals and small groups in Riga and Latvia. Key of my tours is the small groups where we can personalize, adjust to your every wish. In large groups, it is not possible. My aim is that you leave Riga or Latvia satisfied, excited and fully understanding it regardless was it a 3-hour tour or 2 days with me.

I describe myself as educated and open-minded person. I love my family, history, innovation, science, cryptocurrencies, politics, sports, art, travelling and a lot more.

I love to share my opinion about life in Latvia, Riga because only from locals you can get the best point of view! Currently, I am living in Riga but have been born in the countryside (150 km from capital) and visited a lot of countries around Europe. I am half-blooded – father Moldovian, mother Latvian from eastern Latvia that has their own dialect. I would say that I have experienced and still living in a colorful life where east meets west and future meets the past.

I am flexible and opened for different tours according to my guests' wishes. For example Riga running tour, beer tour.

Usually, if the group is between (1-4 people) I offer tours by car. If you are more in the group, it is also possible to organize a minivan or a bus.

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  • Hear stories of Riga's past and present from a passionate local guide
  • Take in the spectacular views from Bastion Hill
  • See the city's famous landmarks

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This 4-hour tour includes a few trips on public transport as well as a lot of walking around the city. Your local guide will take you to see the important sights around the Old Town and show you some of Riga's most charming art nouveau buildings. Along the way your guide will share fascinating stories about Riga's past and present.

You'll visit the opulent House of Blackheads, as well as Dannenstern House which dates back to 1696 and is considered one of the finest examples of Baroque architecture in Riga.

The tour will make a stop at St Peter's Church for you to take photos of this magnificent religious building and you'll also have the chance to explore Bastion Hill, one of the most romantic places in Riga where you can enjoy spectacular views.

There will be lots of other stops along the way and the itinerary can be changed according to your interests.

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What’s included & not included

  • Public transport tickets
  • Local guide
  • Admissions for some places you want to enter
  • Lunch

Meeting point

Monument of freedom

This operator has 15 reviews for other tours


Good introduction to Riga
Alvils is very knowledgeable and passionate about Riga albeit his young age. A good introduction tour to such a wonderful city.
A very nice tour of Riga
I took the tour during my layover in Riga and I was very happy about it. I have a difficulty when walking, so this was just the perfect way of seeing the town in the limited time frame I had.
Very informative and friendly and it was easily possible to adjust the beginning of the tour.
Would highly recommend!
Full Riga tour 13/11/18
Super tour. Aurels our guide was very knowledgeable and we learnt such a lot. Well worth he money and would recommend to anyone. Thank yoj
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