ALTERNATIVE FREE TOUR
12:00 - 2 hr 30 mins
Meet at St. Peter's Church entrance
The Alternative Riga Free Tour is perfect for those who want to see more than just the touristy Old Town and get a better understanding of daily life in Riga.
The longest daily running Free Tour in Riga! Discover the alternative side of the city away from the traditional Old Town. For sure Old Riga has alot of charm, but exploring areas outside of the touristy center is also a great way to find out more about Riga! With so many different districts around Riga, this tour is a great way to see just a little bit more than other visitors manage.
What will I see on the Alternative Riga Free Tour?
We visit the Central Markets of Riga, home to huge pavilions made from reused Zeppelin hangars, today this area stands as one of the largest covered, permanent markets in Europe, The Warehouse district, Moscow district and wooden houses, The Science Academy and Central Riga. This is a great way to explore more than what the masses see and to learn about Riga along the way! Join us daily at 12:00 for this legendary route. Your guide will be on hand to answer questions concerning Riga's past, future and present!
PLEASE NOTE THAT OUR TOUR ROUTES MAY CHANGE ACCORDING TO RESTRICTIONS SUCH AS BUILDING WORK OR EVENTS BEYOND OUR CONTROL.
The Free Tour starts at 12:00 from the entrance to St Peter's Church. 2 1/2 hours duration.
Just show up on the day to join! No need to book on our free tours in Riga unless you are a large group or wish for a private tour.
Free Tour Starting Point
Free walking tours start at the entrance to St. Peter's Church. Look for the guide with a yellow suitcase!
Our bike tours start at our bike shop located at Riga Explorers Club - Click HERE for the map to join bike tours!