Riga is located in the northern part of Europe on the shores of the Baltic Sea. Also known as the ‘Pearl of the Baltic States’, the historical City Center is an UNESCO World Heritage Site that comprises cobbled, winding lanes and the largest collection of art-nouveau architecture in Europe.
Few places in the world can boast of the ambience that Riga offers for stag parties. A lively, modern city with a special passion for music, Riga offers a great blend of exciting activities and a thriving nightlife that makes stag parties in Riga a fascinating and memorable experience.
Here are some of the places you can explore in Riga:
The Old Town –
The Old Town in Riga is home to casinos, clubs, live music, bars and DJs that cover the entire range from luxurious to dodgy. And if you love shopping, Riga’s City Market is the biggest in the world. The City Market is just a few minutes’ walk from Old Town Riga.
The Old Town of Riga has many lively places such as Livu Square that is lined with al fresco bars during the summer months. Looking to get a bird’s eye view of the city? The 28th floor of the Radisson Blu Hotel is the best place from where you can admire the impressive architecture of the city. Pinup Bar, which is located on Pils Square and Left Door Bar situated close to Kronvalda Parks are known for serving some of the best cocktails.
Bar Crawl –
Riga is a great place to party and a great way to enjoy its hottest hangouts is on a bar crawl with local guides. You can take the help of the local intelligence to stay away from tourist traps and enjoy the best pubs, bars and clubs that Riga nightlife is famous for. If you are getting married, why not go to Riga for an unforgettable stag do? There are companies that can ensure you have the time of your life before you tie the knot.
Places to see –
During your trip, don’t forget to enjoy the following sights: Visit the Riga Cathedral that was built more than 800 years ago. St Peter’s Church is another landmark in the city. You can catch some great sights of the city from its viewing platform.
Riga also boasts of impressive gardens and parks where you can unwind and relax. The City Canal is Riga’s old moat that offered protection to the city in the olden times from invaders. You can enjoy a boat tour in this place and enjoy the sights of the city. Vermane Garden Park is one of the most popular parks in the region where you can enjoy people watching.
So, if you are looking for a an exciting holiday destination that offers the best of old world charm with a modern twist, get packing and go to Riga for an unforgettable stag do.
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