Charming Old Riga is just 5 min walk from home. Old Riga covers a relatively small inner area of the 13th-18th century fortifications where unique monuments of medieval architecture which, surprisingly, have survived two world wars are concentrated.
Breathtaking Jurmala is just 20 min by car.The town of J?rmala is proud of its unique natural resources – therapeutic thermal waters, peat mud, pine forests, healthy maritime climate, dunes and beaches covering 32.8 kilometres.
Plenty of delicious Restaurants next to your vacation home. Weekend in Riga is a great way to gather new impressions, party or have a romantic getaway with your loved ones and to relax. Travellers can admire the diverse architecture of Riga, especially the art nouveau buildings.
Riga has an active cultural life. The Dome Cathedral is renowned throughout the world for its acoustics and giant organ. It is worth attending one of the organ music concerts it offers.
Various music festivals, from early music to opera to jazz and rock, take place in Riga, especially in the summer months. One can also visit a vast array of exciting museum exhibitions and contemporary art galleries in Riga.
Riga is distinguished by its great air, rail and road connections which render it the largest tourist centre in the country.
Riga is the city that never sleeps, and this statement is especially true in the summer, when the sun so briefly sets. Riga nightlife starts around 8-9 PM when people begin to gather in restaurants and cocktail bars. Night-clubs open around 10-11 pm. Generally, girls fill the nightclubs first as there is often no entrance fee or discounted fees for women until midnight. After midnight the real party starts!
If you don’t want to go clubbing, just take a walk around Old Riga. On warm nights, the streets are as crowded as during the day and all the outdoor cafes in Dome square are full. We hope you’re lucky enough to find a table!