Private tour

Riga: Ghost Walking Tour and Balsam Tasting

3.3 / 5

6 reviews

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Private tour

Riga: Ghost Walking Tour and Balsam Tasting

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From US$ 258.14 per group up to 8

Experience the eerie atmosphere of Riga at night on a fun evening ghost tour of the city, and wander the shadowy streets learning all the legends of the haunted sites and areas, such as the former city walls and the imposing Swedish Gate.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
German, Latvian, Lettish, Russian
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  • Hear all the ghost stories of Riga after dark with a professional guide
  • Discover the haunted sites of the city, such as the old city walls
  • Taste the traditional herbal liqueur known as "balsam"
Full description
Get ready to be spooked on a ghost tour of Riga after dark, and encounter all the unknown things that have always attracted people to the city. Search for the ghosts that wander the streets at night, and hear stories from the city's past that will make you shiver. Learn about the ghouls of Riga on a walk with a professional guide as they talk about the various legends regarding the former city walls and imposing Swedish Gate. Find out where all the ghosts come from, and why people were incarcerated in the walls. Discover the site of an historical prison and what the cellars of the 16th century looked like. Visit one of the most haunted sites in Riga on a spooky itinerary that ends with a balsam tasting. Savor the high alcoholic herbal drink traditional to Latvia and Eastern Europe, made from many different natural ingredients.
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  • Balsam tasting
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    Meeting point

    The main entrance of St. Peter's Church, Centra rajons, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvia.

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    3.3 /5

    based on 6 reviews

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    We boekten een ghost walking tour maar kregen helaas een klassieke stadswandeling. Daarnaast vonden we het duur voor wat we in ruil kregen.

    December 1, 2019


    Es war an sich eine Super Stadtführung gewesen. Leider haben bei uns die Geister Geschichten gefehlt.

    November 9, 2019


    January 2, 2019

    Product ID: 79641