“Belly of the City” - the Riga Central Market

Riga, Latvia
Period of time: 1.5h
Price: from 52€ per group (Scale price)
Category:: Stadttouren

Organisational Details

Scale price: from 1 person 52€ per group
from 6 person 65€ per group

Participants: 1-10 person (Only group booking)

Languages: German, Russian

Booking option: Booking on fixed rate

Description of Tour

During this tour you can get acquainted with one of Riga's sights - Riga Central Market.

Considered one of the largest and most visited in Europe, this architectural monument of the 20th century, its five huge halls were built from former German Zeppelin hangars.

This most colorful place in the city offers the largest range of fresh fish in Riga, as well as meat, fruits and vegetables, baked goods, spices, honey, nuts and much more.

During the tour you can get a good idea about Latvian food and shopping traditions, taste and buy fresh, delicious local specialties: traditional Latvian rye bread; Latvian traditional caraway cheese; hemp butter and various spreads, dishes and pastries based on hemp seeds; various types of fish, including Latvian specialties: smoked eel, fried lamprey, etc.; Baked goods: Pierogi - filled with vegetables, meat, fish, quark, berries, fruit, etc. and much more.



- Guided tour, on foot, approx. 1.5 hours

- Cutlery and serviettes for a possible tasting of dishes

Food tasting


Cash for a possible tasting of food


Guide since 2019
What I offer:
Location: Riga, Latvia
Language: German, Russian
Booking: Tours with fixed price, Individual Bookings
Experience:: since 2019