Jewish Riga

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Tour Number

Activity Level

239741


Categories

Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), French (basic), English (fluent)

combined walking and vehicle tour


During the tour you'll see the most important historical places of Riga's Jewish community : amoung them is museum "Jews in Latvia", place of former Great Sinagogue, Rumbula place of commemoration of the holocaust of World War II.

Itinerary

Jewish Museum - Place of the Great Synagogue before World War II - Riga Open Ghetto Museum- Rumbula place of commemoration of the holocaust of World War II - Memorial to Zanis Lipke - Old Riga Sinagogue.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Hotel reception/Ship Terminal

End location: Old Town/Ship Terminal

Duration: 5 hours

What’s Included

My services as your personal tour guide and help with transportation to and from the hotel/cruise ship terminal and around the city.
Please take into consideration that Museum "Jews in Latvia" and Riga Ghetto Museum are closed on Saturday. Zanis Lipke Memorial is closed on Monday.

What’s Extra

You are responsible for purchasing any items of a personal nature related to shopping, souvenirs, snacks, and restaurant meals.

A Recent Review of this tour

Jelena was a sensitive and conscientious guide. But , more than that, she helped us significantlly with our family research into my husband's Latvian past. Jelena patiently took us to all of the Jewish landmarks- more than we ever expected in a day. I love photography, so she stopped whenever I wanted and I was lucky enough on such a beautiful day to get some great shots. We highly recommend Jelena to those interested in a comprehensive Jewish tour of Riga!!
Joan Jacobson

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