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Riga is the capital of Latvia and is one of the oldest cities on the Baltic Sea. It is also the largest city in the three Baltic State which has rich and inspired history, beautiful skyline and multicultural population. It is the most exciting city in the Baltic States where you feels like a major European city. Unique medieval architecture, inspiring history, urban structure and facilities, hip bars, modern art centers, good experimenting kitchen, breathtaking views, UNESCO World Heritage sites, spacious gardens and green spaces, operas and colorful central markets, happening cafes, clubs and pubs etc surely help you to enjoy a colorful holiday. So fly to Riga and enjoy great fun-filled holidays that you surely love to visit again and again.
Riga has a timeless charm and an attractive destination to visit. There are so many things to see, do and explore over here that you feel confused where to start from. Start your trip to Riga with its architectural beauty the Nativity Cathedral which was converted from Orthodox to Lutheran during WWI and then again to Orthodox is undoubtedly a must-visit place in Riga. If you have limited time and want to explore maximum then do join the guided tour to Riga, a 2-hour private walking tour that takes you to the best sights in the city like Town Hall Square, famous churches and markets etc.
Do visit the Lady Liberty; the freedom monument of the county which has played a major role in the tumultuous history of the country is the magnificent work of art. If you love vintage cars then the Riga Motor Museum is a great place for you with more than 100 vintage automobiles and motorcycles to learn more about the history of vehicles in the Baltic States. Apart from Old Town, another best thing to do in Riga is to visit Albert Street and Elizabeth Street where you will find the fascinating Art Nouveau architecture which is truly worth visit.
The Baltic do live up to its expectation of icy cold winters. The winter months are between December to February and it is quite a dangerous time to consider visiting it. The best time to visit Riga is during summers and autumn from April to September. It is the time when you enjoy bird watching due to migratory birds, walking tours to Riga, vibrant markets where you can practice your haggling skills, and green lushness is a sight to behold.
If you are planning a holiday trip to Riga then you can book flights with several airlines such as Air Baltic, Wizz Air, Lufthansa, British Airways, KLM, Ryanair, Etihad Airways, SAS, LOT, Air France, Turkish Airlines, Aeroflot, Finnair, Brussels Airlines, Alitalia and Austrian Airlines are the prominent one. Among all Ryanair, Etihad Airways and Air Baltic are the frequent flyers. From London to Riga, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly whereas Friday is the most expensive one.
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