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New Year in Riga Experience

Overview

Celebrate the New Year in style with this spectacular Latvian get-away. Spend 4 days in the beautiful city of Riga, known for its unique heritage and exquisite architecture to which is has been labelled the ‘Metropolis of Art Nouveau’. Whether you are looking to get away with the family for New Year or wanting to toast the New Year in with style as a couple, this experience offers everything you need. This 4-day tour of Riga includes the perfect blend of culture, history and celebration from culture-packed walking tours of the old town to a unique liqueur-tasting experience.

  • Art Nouveau tour

  • Blackhead Brotherhood building

  • New year Gala

  • Riga Black Balsam tasting

  • Walking tour of the Old Town

  • Christmas Market

Itinerary

Riga

Situated at the mouth of the River Daugava in the Baltic Sea, Riga is the capital and largest city in Latvia. The city is cultural centre of Latvia and is known for its museums and concert halls as well as its magnificent art nouveau style architecture which adorns the Old Town; a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Riga was founded in in the early 13th century and was appointed the European Capital of Culture in 2014.

Day 1

Arrival in Riga

On arrival in Riga your driver will meet you at your scheduled arrival point (airport or railway station) before taking you to the Radisson Blu Latvia Hotel for check-in.

  • Arrival Transfer

  • Free Time

  • Scenic Surrounds

  • Souvenir Shopping

Day 2

Riga City Tour with New year Gala

You will kick off your time in Riga with a morning walking tour of the Old Town.

  • Breakfast & Dinner

  • Walking Tour

  • Expert Guide

  • Old Town

  • Riga Castle

  • Blackhead Brotherhood building

  • Swedish Gates

  • Riga Black Balsam tasting

  • Christmas Market

Day 3

Art Nouveau Riga Walking Tour

Today you will have a free time in the morning to explore the magical city of Riga for yourself. Take in the local culture by visiting some of the city’s museums and galleries or simply stroll around the city and do some last-minute Christmas shopping, the decision is yours.

  • Breakfast

  • Free Time

  • Souvenir Shopping

  • Christmas Market

  • Art Nouveau architecture

  • Walking Tour

  • Expert Guide

  • Scenic Surrounds

Day 4

Departure from Riga

After checking out of your hotel, your driver will meet you at your hotel and take you to your pre-arranged departure point (airport or railway station).

  • Breakfast

  • Departure Transfer

Where you can stay

A hotel can be the make or break of any experience, and we understand that choosing the right hotel is important to our travellers. Check out our range of hotels ahead of time, and learn more about our standard 3-star options and the luxury 5-star upgrades that are available in the destinations you will be visiting.

Please note that the selection of hotels included here are examples of where you may stay on your tour, we will pick the best option for you based on your travel requirements.

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