JEWISH RIGA WALKING TOUR
This tour will guide you through the elegant Art Nouveau district and the magical Old Town.While visiting some of the most beautiful places of Riga, you will hear about the history of the Jewish community of this city and find out about the lives of some great Rigans.
This is a 3-hour walking tour.
Tour language: English/Latvian/Russian
- Museum Jews in Latvia
- Art Nouveau district
- Old Town
Included in the price:
- Guide’s services
The tour starts with a visit of the Museum “Jews in Latvia”, located in a beautiful art-nouveau building. It will be a short introduction to the Jewish community of Riga, their history and the current situation.
Continue exploring the city with a walk through the Art Nouveau district. You will see some pearls of this style and enjoy the atmosphere of one of the most representative areas of Riga, home to some great restaurants, cafes and boutique shops.
The next destination is the lively Old Town where every century has left its footprints since the city was founded 1201.With its many public buildings, museums, restaurants and bars, our Old Town still continues to make the history of Latvia. Our last stop we will be a visit to the Riga Synagogue: another example of the wonderful art nouveau, built in 1905, spared during the World War II and renovated in the first decade of the 2000.
Duration: 3 hours