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  • WELCOME TO THE ONLY IAAF GOLD LABEL MARATHON IN NORTHERN EUROPE!

    25.01.2019

    If you have never been to Riga then running a marathon or half-marathon could be a good reason to visit

  • Net adventure park opens in Ligatne

    25.01.2019

    Tīklu parks, the Baltics’ first net adventure park

  • A new Wellton Hotels brand in the historic centre of Riga – Wellton Riverside SPA Hotel

    01.10.2018

    Currently, the hotel is under construction and it is planned that the first guests will be welcomed in the autumn of 2018.

  • Mazmežotne Manor

    25.04.2018

    Manor – located on the hill of Lielupe river bank valley.

  • Dinner on the lake

    25.04.2018

    Pop-up restaurant on one of the most scenic lakes in Latvia – lake Kāls.

  • A design hotel Grand Poet born in the city’s historic heart

    21.02.2018

    A shimmering new landmark of warm hospitality, artfully designed spaces, and most comfortable accommodations is now accepting advance reservations.

  • Let’s Discover Latvian Heritage!

    21.02.2018

    Latvia is a land of hard-working and generous go-getters who respect the traditions of their ancestors and are still loyal to them nowadays.

  • This autumn opening passion for european luxury in Riga

    10.10.2017

    Discover the finest collection of 141 luxury rooms and suites along with an all-day-dining and a rooftop restaurant, a bar and a cigar lounge.

  • Autumn Riga Restaurant week

    10.10.2017

    During the special week starting October 9th, Riga’s restaurants open their doors to all gourmands willing to treat themselves to an array of delicious tastes for an especially affordable price of 15–20 euros for a three-course meal.

  • Kalnciems Quarter in Riga has become even more attractive

    10.10.2017

    The Street Food Festival is now taking place in the Kalnciems Quarter.

  • Visit TV tower observation platform (97m high)

    10.10.2017

    Riga Radio and TV Tower is 368 m high, and it is the highest tower in the European Union.

  • New amusement park for families with children – “AB park”

    09.05.2017

    The new amusement park for families with children is opening in Latvia this spring. “AB park” is located in Lielvarde county Ledmanes parish.

  • The First and Only Fashion Museum in the Baltics opened in Riga

    29.01.2017

    The Fashion Museum in Riga showcases clothing styles over the centuries.

  • MÁDARA Cosmetics Factory is opened

    29.01.2017

    Latvian cosmetics company MADARA offer Excursion with cosmetics workshop and shopping.

  • Food is Culture. WILD AT PLATE

    22.09.2016

    The Latvian region has been bestowed the title of European Gastronomy Region 2017, accenting natural wonders and the gastronomic heritage of the specific area. This will result in a long list of special events and activities next year.

  • Bats center in Daugavpils offers Bats Nights excursions

    22.09.2016

    Bats center offers a chance to visit the center of Daugavpils bat and see the bats dedicated to the exposure, as well as to participate in day or night excursions.

  • Creation of the new exposition design starts in Riga Motor Museum

    22.09.2016

    The design project envisages the creation of an entirely new innovative Riga Motor Museum exposition with interactive and multimedia solutions, highlighting the museum’s collections and unique exhibits.

  • Carlson Rezidor announces new properties in Riga

    19.04.2016

    Rezidor, one of the most dynamic hotel companies worldwide and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announces two Park Inn hotels in Riga.

  • Experience Medieval Ages in castles and palaces of Latvia

    19.04.2016

    Apart from general information about the history and Medieval Ages, the Latvian Medieval castles and palaces also offer their visitors to experience the Medieval Ages’ traditions and life style by going on thematic tours and taking part in various Medieval activities.

  • The Latvian National Museum of Art reopens in 2016

    24.01.2016

    The reconstruction of the Latvian National Museum of Art was completed at the end of 2015, and the museum will reopen to the public on 4 May 2016.

  • Fish festivals in Latvia

    24.01.2016

    Fish Festivals are popular in Latvia. There are many different festivals in 2016 – choose your favourite. Smelt Fest (13 February 2016) During the harsh months of winter, anglers can be found sitting on the …

  • Experience a night at a manor

    24.01.2016

    Latvia is famous for its magnificent countryside manors built hundreds of years ago by German and Russian landlords, and thoroughly renovated to show off their architectural value and to offer top class service and accommodation.

  • Chocolate master class workshops in Riga

    29.09.2015

    A master chocolatier lives in each one of us. To create a sweet miracle, take your loved ones by the hand and together allow yourselves to experience the true joy of chocolate creation… The chocolate …

  • The Aldaris Beer Museum opened in Latvia

    29.09.2015

    The Aldaris Beer Museum is the most up-to-date museum of beer in the Baltics and the very first one in Latvia. It is in the historic neighbourhood of Aldaris in the outskirts of Riga, in …

  • Newly built concert halls – new places for events in Latvia

    29.09.2015

    GORS, The Embassy of Latgale, The Cesis concert hall and Liepāja’s newest concert hall Great Amber are perfect places for special events. GORS, The Embassy of Latgale, is where the story of Latgale is both …

  • Riga has a new City Card

    29.09.2015

    Discover the city with the Riga Card! It is the best way to save money – free unlimited use of public transport, free sightseeing tours and exclusive deals and discounts in the best museums and …

  • The Spikeri Quarter is perfect for holding events

    29.04.2015

    Spikeri quarter is the perfect place to hold art, culture, sports and other public events and activities. This quarter is one of the city’s epicentres for events and cultural festivals. Spikeri Quarter is a complex …

  • KGB headquarters reopens

    29.04.2015

    The Corner House exhibition at the former Latvian SSR KGB building at Brivibas Street 61 in Riga reopened its doors to the public in February 2015. As part of the Rīga 2014 European Capital of …

  • Unusual and exciting way to visit Latvia – rafting up the river Daugava

    23.04.2014

    The eastern Latvian city of Daugavpils and the Mark Rothko Art Center offers visitors an unusual and exciting way to visit the city by offering special rafting trips up Latvia’s most iconic and mythical river, …

  • Riga boats – a kayaking adventure in an urban atmosphere

    21.01.2014

    Try a waterborne sightseeing adventure in the city centre! See Riga from a completely different perspective by exploring Riga in a kayak through the historical city canal and across the biggest river of Latvia. Uncover …

  • Movie Night teambuilding event

    “Movie Night” team building event in Riga, Latvia

    22.08.2013

    An exciting team building event that will promote team collaboration, friendliness and cooperation, and offer an escape from the daily routine. The event requires teamwork for acting, scriptwriting, scene-setting and filming, and then the grand …

  • Cabaret comes back to Riga in the Burlesque

    22.08.2013

    The cosy stage of the Cabaret Burlesque is a beating heart in the night life of Riga. Enjoy the bright and vibrant atmosphere of Burlesque, with performances by Bon Ton and Secrets of Burlesque, in …

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    LOQUIZ city game

    19.03.2013

    LOQUIZ city game is a new, strategic game, created for orienteering in an urban area. During the game, the participants move through the city, following the indications on the interactive map. The map shows a variety …

  • Children’s Science Centre Z(in)oo

    17.01.2013

    Science center ”ZINOO Rīga” has been created with the aim to cause adults and children a curiosity about the world, technology and itself in the technology world. For school classes center will give additional motivation …

  • Incentive idea: Daugavpils Lead Shot Factory

    17.01.2013

    The only ammunition plant that tourists can visit in the Baltic States is the oldest working shot tower in Europe! Visitors can see historical devices used for making lead castings to give the molten lead …