Top 20 Experiences in riga
Try real weapons - Winchester, Glock17, Kalashnikov, Beretta 92FS
You will be picked up from your hotel and driven to the shooting range. After reading the safety regulation you choose the target and get shooting instructions. PLEASE NOTE - The package you book does not include all the weapons we have. You will get a chance to shoot from Glock17 (5 shots), Kalashnikov (3 shots), Winchester (3 shots) and Beretta 92FS (5 shots). More weapons and more shots you can add on the day at the range for an extra cost. We have the widest range of weapons in Latvia (40 in total), including Glock17/19/34, Sig Sauer P226/P228/Pro2009, Heckler & Koch USP, CZ 75/83, Beretta 92FS, Makarov, Strike One, Tokarev TT-33, Taurus revolvers (.38 Special and .357 Magnum), AK`s (5.56x45mm NATO and 7.62x39mm Russian), Winchester, SPAS-15, B&T APC 9, B&T APC223, B&T GHM9, Vepr Pioneer, Sig Sauer 516 Patrol, double-barrel hunting rifle IZh27. You will be able to keep your targets and take photos with weapons before you will be dropped off at your hotel/apartment.
Trip to The Hill of Crosses Lithuania from Riga Latvia
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.
Private day trip to Rundale Palace, Hill of Crosses & more
Spend a whole day outside Riga and see 2 palaces,1 castle, and Hill of crosses in our Private day tour in the comfortable Premium van or Business class 4WD if fewer passengers. Besides that, we have prepared the following worthy options which will add your day trip another dimension. Choose according to your interests and mood between: • 30 min. lunch in Rundale Palace ( from 4 EUR/person), • 30 min. visit Motor museum ( 4 EUR/person) • 1 hours winery visit and wine tasting (+10 EUR/person or min. 70 EUR) • 1.5 hours beer brewery visit and beer tasting (+12 EUR/person or min. 85 EUR You'll be picked up you from any location in Riga by our driver/guide not later than 10 AM and head towards the saturated and interesting day. Your destinations will be Rundale palace, Jelgava palace, Bauska castle and Hill of Crosses and our tour will last approximately 8 hours.
Riga to Vilnius - Sightseeing transfer
Transfer from Riga city to Vilnius city with included visit to Rundale Palace and Bauska Castle. You will be picked up from your hotel in Riga by our English speaking driver. This trip will take totally about 7 to 8 hours. Local restaurants for lunch will be advised.
Ultimate Husky dog sledding experience in Latvia - Private tour from Riga
Picturesque Latvian winter nature in combination with breathtaking Husky dog sled ride - the best activity what one can expect while in Riga during the winter. This is a private tour/activity exclusively only for your group! Enjoy company of English, German, Russian or Norwegian speaking driver/guide. Extend your tour/activity with a tasty lunch at local Gourmet restaurant and/or with cross country skiing in the same area.
Full-Day Private Trip to Latvia Palace and Medieval Castle from Riga
History comes alive with this full-day trip of famous Latvian castles and palaces. Just one hour drive from Riga. You'll be able to visit such landmarks as Rundale palace and Bauska castle. Our driver will advice best local restaurants for lunch. Please note that licensed guide service is not included in this tour. Our English speaking driver will give basic info, answer your questions, lead to the ticket offices and will advise best local restaurants for lunch. If licensed guide is requested it can be arranged at the sights that we will be visiting for a additional cost, please inform us in advance if such service is needed so we can book it for you.
Hot Air Balloon rides
Unique sightseeing experience, breathtaking journey into the clouds, provided by certificated company and experienced pilots. Like no other, Amber Balloons is a flight operator, certified by Civil Aviation Agency to serve commercial flights. It is a guarantee of legacy of high quality service.
Riga: Jewish Heritage Private Tour
Enjoy a complete and all included tour of the Jewish Heritage in Riga. Benefit from a rich Introduction of Jewish history with an expert local guide. Sit back and relax with the privileges of a private tour and a comfortable vehicle. See the history and the modern Jewish life in Riga on a 5 hour guided tour Learn about the lesser-known remains of Jewish history in the Baltics under different political powers
Private One Hour Riga Beer Bike Tour
One of a kind Beer Bike in Baltics. Easy to pedal with comfy chairs, neon lights, music and roof, just in case if it is raining. Sober driver/guide will meet you and guide to the Riga Beer Bike.
Hill of Crosses / 2 countries in 1 day
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!
Latvian food tasting tour at Riga Central market
Latvian food tour by Rigatrips is a tour of local gastronomy in the largest open-air market in Europe, that will give you an understanding of the local Latvian food traditions and provide a wide selection of traditional local food samples - meat, bread, cheese, fish, local fermented vegetables, non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks, and sweets.
Riga Central Market
2 hour guided private tour around one of the largest marketplaces in Europe with tasting of many different local goods. Located in the heart of Riga, in just a few minute walk distance from Old Town, Riga Central market is one the largest marketplaces in Europe. It was built in the 1920s, inside several large hangars from World War I originally used for military airships, now serving as food pavilions. During the tour you will have degustation at five different sections: Fish: rye bread with sprats, lightly salted herring, local beer or soft drink. Vegetables: different kinds of salted cucumber (1 day, 1 week, 1 month), marinated cabbage (with beets, cranberry, curry), sauerkraut, marinated wild garlic, spicy carrot. Hemp: rye bread with hemp butter. Cheese: different kinds of Latvian cheese - smoked, with cumin, with cranberries. Meat: ham, different kinds of sausages (smoked, with berries, from turkey, pork, chicken), smoked chicken.
Vilnius Day Trip or Airport Transfer
This tour is to give You a general understanding of Vilnius history and culture. Tick the must-see boxes for Old Town as well as the artistic Uzupis district. Let us take You through the main sights of the Old town that we enjoy passing ourselves every time we show them. You will be guided through impressive Gothic and Baroque churches, our Cathedral, Presidential Palace, Vilnius University, Jewish Quarter. You will pass through the old City Gate remaining from medieval fortifications. You will walk the narrow streets that turn into an open air gallery, and finally you might get a chance to spot some locals drying their laundry in the the narrowest street of Vilnius. Get your cameras ready to capture some panoramic views of Vilnius as well as architecture and bizarre art pieces. The tour is private therefore if You have any particular interests just let us know in advance or at least at the beginning of the tour – we will try to tailor our topics to Your interests.
Pub Crawl in Riga
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.
Bogs and Resorts in Jūrmala
A day trip loaded with everything Jurmala has to offer. On this tour you'll enjoy a lot of the nature, like a hike on the boardwalk of Kemeri bog, some of the most beatiful beaches of the Baltic sea and a climb on Dzintari Forest park's 36 meter tall watchtower to see it all from above. But it's not only nature that Jurmala has to offer - you'll get a guided tour through the most important sights of the town, including a visit to the Jurmala Open Air museum to see the story of a little fishing village becoming a resort known all around Europe. On all of the sights you'll be accompanied by your guide who'll give you background information and some fun facts on everything you see. If you wish to have more alone time with the nature - that is not a problem as well. This tour is highly customisable, just let us know and we'll do our best to cater to your needs.
Riga to Vilnius via Bauska Castle, Rundale Palace & the Hill of Crosses
Spend a day of remembrance exploring spectacular sights on the way from Riga to Vilnius. See the fabulous Bauska Castle complex, situated on the narrow peninsula and surrounded by two rivers, admire the Baroque pearl in Latvian rural lanscape the Rundale Palace and immerse yourself into one of the most sacred and spiritual place in Lithuania, the Hill of Crosses. The trip includes comfortable transportation among the stops and the guide book, allowing you to delve into well-known landmarks at your own pace.
Private transfer from Riga to Vilnius via Rundale palace and Hill of crosses
You have seen Riga and your next destination is Vilnius, but you want to to see more and combine your transfer with sightseeing? In this case your best choice is offered by us Premium Transfer from Riga to Vilnius. Relay on us and we'll bring you to two spectacular sites: Rundale Palace in Latvia, near Bauska and Hill of crosses in Lithuania, near Siauliai.
Riga to Tallinn - Sightseeing transfer
Transfer from Riga city to Tallinn city with included visit to Turaida Castle and Parnu town. You will be picked up from your hotel in Riga by our English speaking driver. This trip will take totally about 7 to 8 hours. Local restaurants for lunch will be advised.
Transfer Riga - Hill of Crosses - Riga with free time at the Hill
The Hill of Crosses in Lithuania is a spectacular and unique site like no other! It 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! You're welcome to be a part of this unique growing site by leaving a cross on the hill. You can purchase the cross on the site, bring it with you from your home country or even make one yourself!
Sunrise at the Hill of Crosses - 2 countries in 1 day
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. And save a lot of time as you will be back in Riga by noon if not earlier!