Riga trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Riga

Trip Planner Europe  /  Latvia  /  Riga Region  /  Riga
(4.3/5 based on 22,000+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: sightseeing, museums, historic sites

Paris of the North

Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe. The capital city's center displays hundreds of famous Art Nouveau buildings that have earned it World Heritage status. Its Old Town bursts with vitality and boasts an impressive array of nightlife options. The Latvian city is the largest in all of the Baltics. Since its growing popularity as a tourist destination has produced a new crop of cafes, bars, and clubs, many dub it "The Second City that Never Sleeps." Use our Latvia trip itinerary builder to arrange your visit to Riga and any other destinations in Latvia that take your fancy.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Riga

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Riga

As tourism surges in Riga, accommodation options and variety have grown too. The Baltic capital has quality lodging for every budget, from centrally located and affordable hostels, to private apartments and hotel rooms, to chic main-street hotels. The Old Town, a World Heritage Site, sits at the center of it all, so consider staying here if you want to be in the thick of things. For lower prices, look slightly outside of the city's core but within walking distance. For somewhere a little quieter, check out neighborhoods like Agenskalns and Tornakalns, which are less touristy, well-preserved districts.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Riga:
Beaches, sightseeing, nature
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, nature, classes
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, sightseeing, parks
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, sightseeing, childrens museums
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Historic sites, museums, parks
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Riga

16 days in Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 40 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 39 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in Poland, Germany & Riga BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Europe & United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Riga BY A USER FROM HUNGARY June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Riga BY A USER FROM CANADA August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 2 days in Riga BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in The Baltics BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, relaxing, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Riga BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Riga BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News