For some the hair of the dog is the ideal thing for a hangover, but for others it is the chance to relax and slowly come back to life. If you have imbibed a little too much the night before then it may be best to spend part of the day in the largest aqua park to be found in the Baltic states.
For anyone who has every watched a Robin Hood film, there will be a quiet envy of the way in which he and his merry men were able to shoot their bow and arrows. Now you can see just how good you are, and find out if you would be able to survive in the olden days.
ATV safari in Riga is the perfect combination of power versus the Latvian terrain. Discover the majestic beauty of Latvian outdoors while you are driving a very powerful ATV Quad Bike. ATV Safari in Riga is one of the most popular outdoor activities. If you want to have some high intensity excitement with your friends on your weekend away, nothing can match up with the exhilarating thrill of an ATV Safari.
If you want to burn up a sweat while you are in Riga, then beach volley ball will be an amazing way to do it. It will be a great excuse to visit the entertainment and sport centre in Riga, and an energetic way to spend a little time while on your holiday.
Sometimes when you have spent all night out enjoying yourself you just fancy an activity that means you can stay indoors, and just kick back, but still be part of the gang and have fun. It is at times such as this that you will enjoy the time you spend ten pin bowling.
The jump here takes place from an aerial cable car that is 43m in the air. As you launch towards the ground you will hear screaming all around you and suddenly realise it is your mouth it is coming fro.
Messing about on the river brings forward the feeling of quiet days and a gently ride. When you are in Riga you are able to experience this with your friends and not only get to enjoy the feeling of canoeing, but also see some of the beautiful scenery.
There are not many times that it will be safe to combine a great nightlife and a gun, but when in Riga, you will find clay pigeon shooting an addictive activity and as it is so popular, you will meet lots of new people all eager to find out if they are a hotshot.
Now is the chance to take part yourself and see if you could be a contender for the next Winter Olympics. This new and exciting activity is suitable for young and old alike and when taking part you will see people from all walks of life and on a variety of types of holidays.
If you are into thrills, this is the one event you should make sure you book when you are holidaying in Riga. The 2 ten minute sessions that you spend careering round the track can be described as the thrill of a life time.
Regardless of whether you are at home or on holiday in Riga, there is always the desire to beat your friends at football, and it can be just the break from the festivities you need when you are in Riga. To make sure that the long nights and the fact that there is likely to be a lot of alcohol drunk over the time you are there, does not take too much of an effect the lads can sign up and pick sides.
For an experience you will not forget, we have set up the Free Fall Simulator Experience. It will not just be you that flies high but your heart rate will certainly rise. Purely for the thrill seeker, you will be taken to the location by a female guide, and given an induction programme which will prepare you for what you are about to do.
If you are always aiming high or accused of having your head in the clouds then we have the ideal activity for you. Ok, so if you have a fear of heights it may not be the ideal thing to do, but for the rest of us it will be a thrill a minute. Remember watching Tarzan high in the trees – well that can be you when you are on vacation in Riga.
The Husky Dog Sledding takes place in Latvia's mesmerizing winter backcountry. The sled track is about five kilometers long and the entire adventure can take about four hours including brief training and instructions before hitting the trail.
If you are looking forward to playing a game of ice hockey versus a local team in Riga, this winter sport activity is the perfect combination of play time and game time on your weekend. Before you experience the famous night life in Riga, playing ice hockey with your friends versus the local team is a wonderful way to cap off your weekend.
Not quite the wind in your hair, but if you do this properly, all your friends will feel is a blast of wind as you speed past them on the track. The 20 minutes you spend zooming round the track will be time well spent and will really give you a chance to tone up your driving skills when going at speed.
From the minute you are picked up from the hotel, throughout the game and then the relaxing beer afterwards, you will enjoy every minute, and it will be far too soon that the guide is getting ready to take you back. Obviously the beer is going to be after the game as drinking beforehand may not be the best thing to do – paint guns and alcohol must not be mixed.
If you enjoy lying on the beach but only for so long, why not combine the pleasure of relaxing with the chance to see a little more of the area. While you are there you will be able to hire a Segway and travel round while the others are looking at the views on the beach, you can look at the wider view.
While Riga is known to be a location that is ideal for adventurous activities during the day and wild parties at night, there is also a peaceful and relaxing side to it. You can find out just how Latvians like to relax by planning a Sightseeing Tour In Jurmala.
The canal system in Riga was first built as a defensive feature beyond the cities walls and ramparts. By the end of the 1800s the cities wall had been pulled down and the canals were landscaped to fit into the grand parks that encircle Old Riga. If you are lucky you will also bump into some of the lesser known of Riga’s residents – The Beavers!
You have seen your favorite movie on 3D now try this 4D Cinema to completely blow your mind. You just have to experience it to understand how great this really is. After the 4D cinema will book your group into the Laser Labyrinth for 15 minutes of futuristic battle. All existing theme games are based on completion of special tasks, objects and missions that can vary!
If you are on a weekend away in Riga, it is more than likely that there will be plans to sink a fair few pints. When you are in Riga, there is the chance to mix that desire with a beer tasting session meaning that you can discover beers that you would not find any other way.
If you like large cars then this will be the ideal activity for you when you are in Riga. You can spend 3 hours at the course, much of it in a 4 x 4 and get the chance to go round some of the most amazing obstacle courses.
If you thought that outdoor go-karting would be a nice bit of fresh air and the chance to blow away the cobwebs from the night before then you really do have to think again. The indoor event may have been competitive but this is going to be even more so.
Run around shooting your mates with loads of paint (400 paintballs) in a 90 min game. Feel the rush of simulated battle as you fight for victory. Included is all the equipment, instructor, public roundtrip transfer and a beautiful female guide.
If you want to measure or challenge your courage, this is one of the best place . Its like an old factory warehouse , which has been converted to a haunted house specially to scare you. There are many levels in this house including elevators , sounds, ghosts etc to designed to keep all your senses active and help you in developing trust between ppl.
In Riga there is the opportunity to race against your friends and feel the wind blowing through your hair – or at least past your helmet. You will be fully protected with the equipment provided and if you have not ridden before plenty of advice will be given.
Have you got enough brave and courage to fight with force of darkness? Have you got the resolve to face the creature, which is not alive for 400 years but still is not dead?
While there is a lot to doing Riga it is nice to get out of the city for a while and see a little of the countryside. This is an activity that is not going to take all of your energy, as the lazy rafting experience, is exactly what is says – lazy. No need to hurry along as the trip lasts for 4 hours and there is plenty of time to cruise along the Gauja River.
The Riga Beer Bike carried 15 people and you don’t have to pedal for the full hour you are aboard. 10 will pedal while the other 5 can sit back and enjoy a drink. During the hour long ride, each person will have 2 pints. There is a driver who will be staying totally sober, but a bit of an effort needs to be put into the pedalling.
There are so many great good beers to try here that when it comes to choosing the 3 free drinks you are entitled to, it will be hard to decide which ones to go for. Taking part in this visit early on in the holiday will be a good idea as it will mean you don’t spend the first few days trying beers you don’t really want.
This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy and take in the beauty of Riga’s urban sceneries without suffering from tired legs due to hours and hours of walking. The Segway Hire will allow you to have a more pleasant time while touring the city without worrying about getting exhausted and worn out for your upcoming Riga night tour.
When you are visiting Riga there is a lot to do and see, and while some of the activities are exciting and stimulating, there is also a more serene and interesting one. There are walking tours organised and this is an ideal way to see the City.
This is ideal for beginners as you will be able to start slowly and build yourself up until you can reach the top of the rock wall. This is much better than getting to an outdoor rock and deciding it is too difficult, as there will be expert help.
Get ready to take aim at this explosive shooting challenge. You and your mates will surley enjoy a great day out. This 4 gun shooitng expierence includeds: 10 rounds from Glock 17, 7 rounds from the Winchester Pump-Action Shotgun, 6 rounds from the Magnum and 5 rounds from the famous Kalashnikov.
After the thrill and excitement of the shorter gun packages there is the ultimate 6 gun shooting experience. With this 6 gun package you get to shoot a wide range of weapons and for the really accurate marksman the chance to give Rambo a run for his money.
It might seem strange to learn that a country that is able to offer a beach trip all year around can also offer snowboarding and skiing even if in this case it is only from December to February. Unlike a lot of resorts there is no need to be an expert to take part and enjoy the day as there is plenty for intermediates and beginners to do.
Riga can be very cold during this season but this must not stop you from making sure that your weekend in the city will be one of the best and most exciting experiences in your life. And for that, we have prepared something that will make it all worthwhile for.
For this you need to go outside Riga, but not very far. As there will not be many people who have taken part in this activity before, there is plenty of time allowed for instructions as it is not the sort of thing that you can do without advice.
For decades one of the big events for a weekend away was for the group to get as drunk as possible – or for other people to get them that way. That has changed over the years, and everyone gets as drunk as possible.
What can be better than spending part of the weekend in Riga than sailing around on a yacht? If you are here between May and September you will have the opportunity of experiencing this for yourself.
For those holidaying in Riga, there is no messing around on small tracks, as you will soon find yourself careering down an Olympic bobsleigh track. Adrenaline will be rushing round your body as you and your friends are rushing around the track.
Just when you thought you had done it all you hear about the Water Jetpack experience. It may seem as if it is an event for the future, but you can take part in the here and now. Once you have donned the safety equipment and sat through the safety instructions it will be your turn for your 10 minutes of flying above the water.
Are you brave or maybe you just want to scare the pants of your mates? Book this real bobsleigh event and watch as the group takes turns to hurtle down the ice track at speeds of close to 100 km per hour. This deal includes snacks, refreshments, one ride each, guide and return transfers to the activity.
Speed is not always all it is cracked up to be but that does not mean that you should have to miss out on the thrill of a bobsleigh ride. If you have bought a nice breakfast or lunch in Riga it will be nice to keep hold of it. Going a little slower will give you all the fun of the ride, with a lot less of the sickly feeling. It is also much better when there are families who want to experience the ride.
Zorb football is not your typical football game. This is has a fun twist that will leave you wanting for more. Zorb football has become one of the most popular activities which can be can be booked anytime of the year
Ok, hands up everyone who knows what Zorbing is? It will be a good bet that there are not that many people who do, but once you have experienced it, it is not something you will forget. It is an event that will turn you into a human hamster. If you are in Riga between May and September, this is an event you should not miss.
So the day’s activities are over and you need something to do during the night. A great way to wind down and discuss the victories and failures of the day will be to go out drinking and with a guided pub crawl in the offing it is something to look forward to.
When you make your visit to Riga there will be the chance to visit the casino and who knows, you or one of the group could win the cost of the trip or more. They are open all year round, so there is no need to try and book the trip to fit in with the opening months.
If you don’t want to go on the longest of the pub tours then the guided one will be ideal for you. Nothing is missing when it comes to fun and frolics, but it is just that little less intense than some of the others.
Once in the limousine you will be driven to one of the best nightclubs that can be found in Riga. Visits will be made to three of the best nightclub, with the limo being the mode of transport to take you between them.
There are a number of events where you can go and visit a stripper, but this is one with a difference. You don’t have to get out of the vehicle as the stripper comes to you. Others in the hotel will be envious as the limo pulls up outside for you and even more so when they see the beautiful stripper inside.
The guide will come to the hotel and walk you to the venue as it is conveniently placed in the city centre and this will be the easiest way to get there. The entire event is reminiscent of the medieval times and this is the layout, the costumes and the menu.
The one thing that can be guaranteed that a big weekend away needs a great place to spend the evenings. The activities of the day can really take it out off the group and the last thing that is needed is time wasted looking for a night club and then queuing to get in.
When you don’t want to arrange your own night out in a nightclub this is the great way to still enjoy a night on the town. Your group will be taken to a nightclub where there will be no need to wait in line regardless of how long the queue is.
Rather than try and find the pubs where you will get the best welcome, the tour has been arranged for you and from the minute your guide picks you up, the evening is going to be one big happy party.
When the gang want to go out together a great way for your group to do the same thing will be for the Party Bus VIP Tour to be the place you spend a couple of hours. The sites of Riga will look so different by night and if you feel you have seen all that you want to see out of the window, then turn you view inside the bus as there are two strippers provided for your entertainment.
Everyone loves a pool party, but this is a pool party with a difference. Along with your friends there is a fun packed two hours while there is time spent in a sauna and steam room. Now most people will only visit these places in a way to lose weight or detox, but while you are there it will be party, party, party all the way.
Knowing where to eat when you are visiting a place for the first time can be tricky and it is more than helpful when there is someone prepared to take all the research out of the night out and take you directly to the top place there is.
While it can be lovely to enjoy the cuisine of the country that you visit, there are times when it is only a great steak that will hit the spot.
Riga has some amazing Strip Clubs, and the one that is chosen is among the best and it is likely that you will return to it when there is the chance later on in the holiday. There is no minimum numbers in order to book this trip, and due to the nature of the event is available all year round.
Although the well know expression is when in Rome, it can be equally relevant when in Riga. Riga has some beautiful restaurants and many of them serve authentic Latvian food. It may not be a cuisine that you are used to, but there is plenty of choice and it would be just wrong to go home and not to have tried any of the local food.
It might be that you just want to get to your hotel and start your weekend in Riga, but for most people it is an advantage at the start of the holiday to begin with a ride in a limousine.
Many of the transfers will involve drink, but there are not many that will let you start off with your first experience of a stripper. How else would you choose to start your Weekend In Riga if you were given the choice?
Regardless of the time that you arrive at your holiday destination, it is nice to be able to walk straight into a minivan and be taken to the hotel. The service starts while you are still in the airport and here there is a meet and greet service so you will know right away who your driver is.
If there are too many of you to fit in a mini-van or limousine, don’t worry, you will still be able to enjoy an exciting trip from the airport to your hotel. Why wait for the party to start in Riga, when it can start on your way from the airport.
The mini-van that is arranged to both pick you up and then return you to the airport at the end of the weekend will be big enough to allow you to travel and there will be plenty of room for the baggage.
Budget 3 star hotels usually have discounted rates according to the facilities and amenities they offer. However, just because the hotel rate is reduced than its original price means that the hotel facilities and accommodations are also downgraded.
A three star hotel means comfortable accommodation aside from the standard services such as breakfast buffet, credit cards services, in house sanitary products like toothbrush, bathing essence or shower gel, reading light installed next to the bed, etc. Breakfast is there for those who can get up in time.
Our four star hotels in Riga are considered first class hotels or first class superior if the star rating has an S at the end. Basic amenities and services include 24 hours reception services with 24 hours phone access from inside and outside.
This is basically a self contained housing system that is part of an existing building. These kinds of buildings may be called apartment buildings or apartment housing in American English.
This top quality Riga city center hostel offers budget-concentrated, friendly lodging with a bed, normally a bunk bed, in a dorm. Located only two minutes from all the nightlife and priced so good we are bascilly giving it away.