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Day and Night kayak tours in Riga – one of the best things to do in Riga!

Starting & finishing point – our base at BALASTA DAMBIS 1, Rīga

(some electronic maps still show the old address – Balasta dambis 13 – it’s the same place – AAGENOSTA marina)

Starting time for Night Tours depends on the season and will be given to you when you book the tour over phone +371 27878757 or e-mail laivinieks@inbox.lv (In summer we start at 22:00, in winter – at 16:00 – days are very short here in winter).

Day tour starting time depends on a group bookings. Popular times: 11:00; 15:00.

Price on a group tour – 20 EUR/person.

Indvidual tours available – 30-50 EUR/person.

All tours start with full instructions on which kind of paddle is better for you, how to control the boat and paddle effectively, how to work with your partner + the main traffic rules on the water.

Boats – tandem and triple seat sea kayaks – fast, stable and safe boats for Daugava river. For experienced kayakers single kayaks also available for additional 10 EUR/boat.

Tour distance – 8km, time on the water – 2-3 hrs, depending on a group.

During the tour you will paddle full circle around Old Riga via Daugava river and City Canal. You will see 20 bridges, some of which are illuminated during night in different colours, you will see the City skyline from the river (protected by UNESCO as a wold heritage site) with all the church towers and Riga Castle. You’ll also pass Riga Passenger Port, several parks in City Canal, Riga Central market with old Zeppelin hangars, National Opera house, Freedom Monument and much more.

 

Kayaking in Riga in a winter time – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4MJr_P3Ikk