We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Good tour, when it operates”

Riga Sightseeing Service
Ranked #38 of 72 Tours in Riga
Attraction details
Reviewed February 2, 2012

There are two tour bus operators in Riga. A yellow bus (this one) and a red bus. Both are hop-on hop-off. Our hotel offered a discount on the Yellow bus system and we signed up for their two day pass since we were starting in the afternoon. First day was excellent. The headsets offer multiple languages and are synched with the bus location. The next day we wanted to do the remainder of the tour so we went to where we had been left off the previous day, which also happened to be their starting location. We waited for 30 minutes pass the announced starting time. Then went to see the Occupation Museum (right next door). Came out at the next starting time, no bus, again. Meanwhile, the driver of the red bus had seen us standing around waiting. He came over and invited us onto his bus, without asking for a fee, even though we had paid for his competition. Very nice man and we got to see the section of town that we had missed the previous day.

3  Thank J&L_US
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a ReviewReviews (28)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter

13 - 17 of 28 reviews

Reviewed May 14, 2011

I would like to advise to everyone Riga visitor to join yellow double decker bus sightseeing tour! I got important information about Riga, the best thing was their hop on hop off system, i could take a pictures of the sights and continue my tour again and again. Very nice staff and service!

4  Thank Andrey76
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 25, 2011

We spent spent 90 minutes on the bus listening to 5 minutes of history, 10 minutes of trivial details, and 75 minutes of music. The most important information of the tour seemed to be height of buildings and spires. I am sure that there is much more interesting history behind Riga and would have loved to hear it. Save your time.

8  Thank lowkeytraveler54
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 3, 2017
Google Translation

Thank Acsel57
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed August 21, 2017
Google Translation

Thank Silvia K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Riga Sightseeing Service also viewed

 

Been to Riga Sightseeing Service? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing