Riga: Summer holidays with children

Riga, the capital of Latvia and the largest Baltic city, is one of the most attractive directions for summer holidays with children. Entertainment parks, museums, river walks, excursions to the old city and many treats for every taste from the best confectionery of the world will travel unforgettable for both children and adults.

Entertainment parks.

In Riga, a large number of beautiful and oldest parks with developed infrastructure in which you can relax with children.

Amusement park "Me&# 382; aka&# 311; IS"

Amusement park "Me&# 382; aka&# 311; IS" In Mezaparka – an ideal place for adventure lovers. There are 65 obstacles in the park with a height of 1 to 15 meters, separated by the degree of complexity for five separate trails and intended for children of different ages. On each track there is a special instructor who monitors the safety of children and helps them perform tasks.

Also in Mezaparka is a zoo, amusement park and children’s railway. Retro tram traveling from the city center to Mezaparkk – a great way to get acquainted with Riga. And at the end of the trip you can arrange a picnic on special sites on the shore of the lake.

  • Amusement Park in Mezapark
  • Water Park Livu
  • Chocolate room Laima
  • Old city

Amusement Park Lido

Lido Amusement Park, which is in remote from the city center, is another popular place to stay with children. In addition to 5D rides, trampolines, slides, jumping, in the park there is a children driving school and railway.


Sun Museum

In addition to the usual historical museums and art galleries, the Sun Museum, Motor and Fire and Technical Museums is in Riga.

Riga Summer holidays with children

In the collection of the Sun Museum, more than 350 Sun figures from different countries of the world, as well as exposure "Sunny" works of Latvian artists and artisans. Also in the museum there is a special wall, on which every visitor can depict their own sunshine.

Riga Motor Museum

Riga Motor Museum – the largest museum of vintage vehicles in the Baltic States. The museum has several collections that are not analogues in the world, as well as truly unique exhibits – for example, presented by US President Nixon Soviet leader Brezhnev " Lincoln Continental Town Car" and "Rolls – Royce Silver Shadow", or German mountain car in 1938 "AUTO-UNION TYP C / D".

Fire and Technical Museum

The Fire and Technical Museum will not only introduce the history of fire affairs in Latvia since the end of the 19th century to the present day, but also offers visitors to master the practical extinguishing skills of fires, as well as participate in quiz and watch documentaries.

Chocolate room Laima

Not all children love museum excursions, but they can hardly go past "chocolate room" In the Museum of the Legendary Confectionery Factory Laima. Participants of the excursion will be able to familiarize themselves with the history of confectionery production in Latvia, to visit production workshops, to watch the modern process of making chocolate and, of course, try it to taste.

River walks

River walks on small wooden boats will allow you to enjoy the stunning landscapes of Riga in a different perspective. Ships walk along nine routes – through the territory of the central market, according to Daugava, the island of Kipsala to the Yacht Harbor on Andrejsale – and the New Way ship travels to the Jurmala.

Water Park Livu

At half an hour from the center of Riga, one of the largest water rides in the Baltics – "L&# 299; VU AKVAPARKS", place of unforgettable adventure for children and adults. Here you can charge adrenaline, going down from extreme water pipes, pour into the pools, relax in the bath complex and enjoy the sophisticated drinks in the water bar.

Entertainment Center GO Planet

Center for active recreation and entertainment "Go Planet" guarantees a lot of positive emotions and children, and adults. Karting, 4D Cinema, Laser Labyrinth, Billiards, Horse Racing Simulators and Racing "Formula 1", Children’s center with attractions – everyone can choose entertainment.

In summer, many hotels offer special prices and packages of family recreation with children. For example, Hotel Opera Hotel & SPA provides small guests with a special menu in a restaurant, children’s spa treatments, toys in the room and membership in a children’s club.

Riga Summer holidays with children

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