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Riga: 2-Hour Private Medieval Tales of Old Riga Tour

Product ID: 89973
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This walking tour is an upbeat, fun and hopefully scary trip. But all Riga tales are real stories. So if you fancy a tour that is different from the standard historical tours, this is the one.
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Duration: 2 days
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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the ghosts and legends of Riga
  • Creep down some of Riga's most mysterious medieval streets
  • Hear stories of huge giant Kristaps and the Riga executioner
  • Explore the secret of the Bremen Town Musicians in Riga
Full description
Private Medieval Tales of Old Town is one of the most popular tours, and a superb introduction to this place of rich with the opulent beauty of medieval history.

Like any other medieval city, old Riga has inspired many legends. Earlier, the huge giant Kristaps carried a child over the Daugava on his shoulders and received for this act a bag of gold coins, a legend that tells the city of Riga was built for this money.

How many mysteries hide behind the walls of Riga? Who built Riga, what kind of trick did Bishop Albert use, what is the church cook for Riga, who whispers in St George’s Church? Do you wish to hear other legends and stories about the houses and cities of old Riga? You will learn these and many more mysterious tales by walking in the narrow streets and yards of the 800-year-old Riga.
Includes
  • Professional guide service

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Meeting point

The Laima Clock (Aspazijas bulvāris 20) in Riga

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From £91.97 Per group up to 10

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Green Tour

Product ID: 89973