The capital of Latvia, Riga is the cultural center of the country. It is also the largest city of the country with the notable art nouveau architecture. Latvia lies in the Baltic Sea between Lithuania and Estonia. Thus the whole Latvian region boasts of strong Baltic culture. The location of the country benefits the capital with serene coastline and lush, dense forests. The alleys and streets of Riga reflect the essence of a medieval old European town. The strong effect of the art nouveau architecture can be seen in the wooden buildings and the cobblestone alleys with beautifully painted houses. Also, be a part of Riga’s modern panorama and enjoy the excellence in Baltic cuisine and the eccentric nightlife of the city. Catch the Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour to make the most out of the Latvian capital.
This Hop On Hop off bus tour gives you the opportunity of experiencing the Baltic region to its core. The three interconnected routes are customized to commence the tour in Old, New and Wooden Riga. Avail the most from the 24-hour bus pass which is the most comprehensive way of touring the city. Start your itinerary by honoring the martyrs of the Latvian War at The Freedom Monument. At the St.Peter’s Church, which is an example of the medieval architecture of the city, admire the view from the high steeple. Next, visit the Old Town to witness the essence of Gothic Europe blend with Latvian heritage. Walk around the colorful alleys and the cobblestone streets and adore the architecture.
Hop On the touring bus and visit the historical landmark of the House of the Blackheads. This building was originally erected during the 14th century for the brotherhood of blackheads, a group of unmarried, ship owners, merchants and foreigners.
Get in the relaxing mode and Hop Off at the Vermane Garden which is the oldest public garden in Riga. Hang around the beautiful place and spend a pleasant time. Enjoy some fascinating shows of ballet, Chorus, and Orchestra at the Latvian National Opera. After shopping at the Central Market, turn yourself for the excellent cuisine and the fun night life of the city.
Riga Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour Timings:
May – September:
Timings: 10:00 - 16:00
Frequency: Every 30 minutes until 14:00 then hourly until 16:00
October – Aprilâ€‹:
Timings: 10:00 - 14:00
Frequency: Every 90 Minutes
You can board the bus at any stop and voucher can be exchanged directly with the driver on board.
Free Wifi on board
Tour duration and frequency may vary due to traffic conditions.
Route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change.
Children up to 6-year travel for free when accompanied by a paying adult (maximum 2 children per adult). Child rates apply for children aged 7 to 17.
No cancellation charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. However you can redeem the e-ticket within 1 year from purchase date.