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Things to do in Riga

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bus Stop
“This memorial is in the place where once the Great Coral Synagogue was located. In 1941, the Nazis locked local Jews in the Synagogue and then burned it down. Today the ruins of this synagogue stand as a memorial to the Holocaust. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
“Perfect place for romantic evening. Have a cup of tea and lie on the pillows, look outside the windows and enjoy the time in Riga.”
  • 1 local recommends
Electronics Store
“"Drogas" is the pharmacy kind-of store without the pharmacy part. Cosmetics, makeup, hygiene products etc.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Street Address
“"13", the bar, is very expensive, but the cocktails are the best you'll have in Riga. This very trendy place is the hangout of local celebrities. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Street Address
“Raw Garden is the raw food restaurant for vegetarians and vegans. Products are raw or prepared in law temperatures lactose and gluten free. Try business lunch for 6,50Ls and daily cake!”
  • 1 local recommends
Building
  • 2 locals recommend
Book Store
“This is a bar/bookstore created by artists for artists. You can find rare and not so popular books and read them while having drink or admiring the very alternative interior. It is a place for creativity and also happens to occasionally host concerts. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Liquor Store
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
Street Address
“This is Latvia University Botanical garden. Its very nice and peacful there. They have some very rare butterflies, which should be checked out!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Real Estate Agency
“Real estate company. If you are searching a property to buy, rent, sell or hire turn to us any time!”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
Laundry
“Nivala cleaning offer a wash or drop off service, where you can drop of laundry, then pick it up two hours later washed, and ironed if necessary. They also offer dry cleaning.”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends