Soviet Ghosts and Heritage Tour of Riga

Cultural & Theme Tours in Rīga

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from$23.10
5 out of 5

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Visit must-see places in Riga that are legacies of the city’s Soviet past. Through some extremely moving, sometimes horrifying stories find out what life was like behind the Iron Curtain. You will see typical Soviet time buildings and monuments, and learn more about the fate of the Baltic States during and after WWII. At the end of the tour you will be able to try some food in a typical soviet-style buffet.
Tour highlights: • Visit must-see places that are legacies of Riga’s Soviet past • Learn about life during the occupation • Enjoy beautiful panoramic views • Taste typical Soviet-era foodWhat was it like living in Riga during the Soviet occupation? How did people entertain themselves? How did they make a living? What did they eat? If you want to find out what life was like behind the Iron Curtain, join our fascinating walking tour!This tour takes you to some of the must-see places in Riga that are legacies of the city’s Soviet past. You’ll see typical Soviet-era buildings, hear about life during the occupation and enjoy great panoramic views.

What’s included

  • Local and professional guide

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees (5 EUR per person)

Highlights

  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Small-group tour
  • Led by a local guide
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