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Vermanes Park, Riga
(4.7/5 based on 440+ reviews on the web)
The oldest public garden in town, Vermanes Park features large grassy areas, fountains, and playgrounds. When it opened in 1817, the site featured exotic trees and a restaurant. Today the 5 hectare (12 acre) park is home to new cafes and restaurants in a verdant setting where locals gather to play chess and enjoy a bit of nature. You can tour the park by kayak along the small river that flows by. A number of free events occur here during the year. By using our Riga trip itinerary planner, you can arrange your visit to Vermanes Park and other attractions in Riga.
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  • This is a little oasis in a capital city, all cities have these so it's nothing special, but they do make good use of the canal and the landscaping is quite good, take a break from shopping and sight ...  more »
  • In this park you forget about all your troubles. Quietness and serenity are very favorable. Feel the concern and care of the Park very Impressive patcharee ducks that want to feed continuously. zone Wai fai very much pleases. It seems to me one of the most desirable locations in the city that want to attend always. Thanks everyone who maintains this park.
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  • The park is beautiful, especially when it snowed! It is located near the freedom monument. Good to walk through and enjoy the beautiful Riga. Also the locks bridge is an eye-catcher in the park.
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