WELCOME TO RIGA
A CITY WITH A STORY FOR EVERYONE
Riga is the capital of the Republic of Latvia and the largest city in the Baltics.
The biggest metropolis in the Baltics,
Riga perfectly blends timeless tradition and cutting edge cool.
Drop in and get energized by a city with surprises on every road and rooftop.
Riga is more than 800 years old.
Each century has left its marks in the architecture in the Old Town
and City Centre here the cultural heritage coexists with the quick pace of modern living.
Latvia’s capital is an exciting European metropolis at the crossroads of eastern and northern Europe.
Riga is a UNESCO World Heritage site of cobblestones and breathtaking river views.
Photo: Reinis Vilnis Baltiņš
RIGA – CAPITAL OF GASTRONOMY
Riga’s restaurants offer fusion cuisine, where one can taste Latvian traditional meals, and original meals offering an astonishing combination of tastes and taking you for an exciting gastronomic journey.
Riga is an adventure for the taste buds. The enormous Central Market is a treasure trove of earthy sausage, cheese and black bread, smoked fish, and much more. Sample the goods on a picnic in one of Riga’s lovely parks, or enjoy a hearty meal in many great value bistro and cafes.
RIGA – PLACE FOR ACTIVE HOLIDAY
Marathon, orienteering, and adventure competitions – those are only some of activities, which one may enjoy in Riga. Parks are perfect for jogging in summers and skiing in winters. Water resources, golf fields, motor sport racetrack there is something for all sport enthusiasts.
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