Baltics City Break: Riga
Baltics City Break: Riga– Baltics –3 days / 2 nights, RigaBaltic City Break visits Riga, the capital of Latvia and largest city in the Baltic States. Founded in 1201, Riga is more than 800 years old; from the 13th - 15th Century Riga was a major trading center of the Hanseatic League. Today, Riga is largest center of education and science. Riga's historical center, the medieval Old Town, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, noted for its Art Nouveau/Jugendstil architecture and 19th century wooden architecture.
|Operation||May 14 - September 5, 2017|
|Departure||Guaranteed departures 2017:
May 14, 21, 28
June 4, 11, 18, 25
July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
August 6, 13, 20, 27
|Price||from $185 per person in double room
from $260 single room
|Included||2 nights at the 4 star Hotel Radisson Blu Latvija or similar
Buffet breakfast daily
Welcome cocktail at hotel in Riga
Transportation by air-conditioned coach or minivan
English speaking guide on day 2
Entrances to: the Dome Church, St. Jacob's Church and
St. Mary Magdalene's Church
Individual information package (city guides and program)
|Not Included||International airfare
Meals other than mentioned
$25 service fee
|Tour Options||Arrival/ departure transfers in Riga
Additional hotel nights
Excursion to Jurmala, 4 hours
Latvian dinner at restaurant "Key to Riga" or similar
Half board at hotel: 2 x dinners 3 course menu + tea/coffee
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Day 1 RIGA Sunday
Arrival in Riga. Individual transfer to your hotel (not included). Check-in at the hotel. 7:00 p.m. Welcome meeting at the hotel with guide.
Day 2 RIGA - CITY SIGHSEEING (B) Monday
9:00 a.m. City tour of Riga, a combined coach and walking tour encompasses the most significant sights of Riga: driving along the central boulevards of Riga, enjoying the view of the City Canal Parks, the Bastion Hill, the Powder Tower, the Latvian National Theatre, the Fine Arts Museum, the Art Nouveau Buildings of the beginning of the 20th century, the Freedom Monument, University of Latvia, Latvian National Opera House and the Daugava River.
During the walking part of the tour you will enjoy the beauty of the ancient Hanseatic City: picturesque streets of the Old Town, the Dome Cathedral, the Church of St.Peter, the old Guild Houses, the Swedish Gate, St.Jacob's Church, St. Mary Magdalene's Church, the Parliament House, Old Riga Castle. Following the visit of the famous market halls of Riga.
Afternoon optional: Excursion to Jurmala
In the evening optional: Dinner at Latvian restaurant "Key to Riga" or similar
Day 3 RIGA DEPARTURE (B) Tuesday
reakfast. Transfer to Riga airport (not included). End of the tour.