Riga Central Market and traditional food tasting

Tour Number

Activity Level

327919


Categories

City, Hiking and Walking, Shopping

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (conversational), German (advanced), English (fluent)

Enjoy the colours, smells and tastes at Riga Central Market.


Visiting Riga Central Market - one of the Europe's largest markets covering 72 000m2, built from five zeppelin hangers left over from the First World War. Since opening in 1930, Riga Central Market was one of the most modern markets in Europe - with 24 freezers, many elevators and laboratories. Nowadays Riga Central Market is not only the place for shopping, but also the place for social and cultural events.

Expressive smells and colorful views characterize Riga Central Market. Taste traditional Latvian food - smoked meats, different type of cheeses, various pickles and the local drink kvass.

Itinerary

Pick up from centrally located hotel or meeting point agreed.
1 hr 30 min walking tour in Riga Central Market, where we will see hundreds of different products and sellers and in some places we will have food tasting.
Drop of at centrally located hotel or as agreed.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your centrally located hotel lobby.

End location: At your centrally located hotel lobby.

Duration: 1 hour 30 min.

Transportation

Walking tour.

What’s Included

Other: - Licensed English speaking guide services.
- Pick up and drop off at centrally located hotel.
- Tasting of local foods and drinks.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

7 EUR - For personal expenses such as souvenirs, goods from market etc.

What’s Extra

Other: Personal expenses such as souvenirs, goods from market etc.

Central market is closed on 1st of January.

Restrictions

I am a licensed guide, and have no restrictions.

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