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Riga Radio and TV Tower, Riga

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Don't miss seeing the tallest structure in the European Union, Riga Radio and TV Tower, and view the city from its 97 m (318 ft) high observation platform. Completed in 1989, the building rises 368 m (1,207 ft) tall, and its three supporting legs take up the space of four ice-hockey rinks. The imposing red-and-yellow structure stands out from its surroundings; take advantage of your visit by taking part in a brief lecture about its features at the observation deck. You'll be able to see the Gulf of Riga on clear days. Add Riga Radio and TV Tower and other attractions to your Riga trip itinerary using our Riga vacation route planner.
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  • The nearest bus drops you about a kilometre from the tower, you then trudge a long a scruffy path to get to this so called attraction. The reception hall has little or no welcome and there isn't much ...  more »
  • ... the legacy of the Soviet period, which includes the ability to broadcast the beautiful Riga. Contents of the towers kept to those. ... the design itself is aging, but! ... It is thanks to this construction of Riga can look shameful procession through Riga SS veterans. Get yourself uncomfortable. Although she seems to be nearby and visible even from the old town-that can be seen in the photo! ...
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  • It's worth a try. Cheap return ride. A neat place. Missed, but untreated. Not easy to get to. There is no guidance
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