You can enjoy travelling inside Riga as the city offers several means of transportation available to tourists. Bikes, cars and even boats are available. You rent a bike if you like to ride through the city on your own. Bikes are best if you are visiting the city alone. However, most visitors like to rent cars as they travel along with their families and friends. If you are on a tight budget, you can use public transport as well. Riga has a comfortable, affordable transportation system and tourists often use it to take a look around. If you want to visit Riga in summer, you can enjoy driving boats in Daugava River. Visit the office or website of Riga Tourist Information Centre if you find anything confusing about your trip.
Shop and visit markets
Riga has a lot to offer to visitors and tourists as the city boasts some of the best shopping malls and markets in the Baltic States and Europe. One of the historic and biggest markets in Riga is Riga Central Market. The market is situated near Central Station.
If you love fresh food, this place will definitely attract you and you can buy lots of fruit and vegetable. Since the city is relatively cheaper than other big cities in Europe such as Berlin, Paris, Milan and Brussels, Riga has plenty of smaller markets where you can purchase cheap clothes and other daily-use items. Tourists usually get into frenzy shopping spree due to surprisingly low prices compared with that of other major cities of the world.
Riga offers some of the best cuisines in the world and you will be surprised by the variety of food you can get your hands on in the city. There is not only local cuisine you can enjoy, but you can also taste international favourites.