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„Riga by Canal” is a water traffic and sightseeing tourism project located in the center of the city. It is the opportunity to view the bridges of Riga city, the banks of legendary Central Market, picturesque architecture of the Old town and territory of industrial milieu Andrejosta.

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Water sightseeing adventure in the city centre! Get insight of the Riga from completely different viewpoint. Explore Riga while paddling with a canoe through the Riga’s historical channel, cross the biggest river of Latvia and uncover the non- tourist nature spots within urban area or wait until sun sets down and Riga's channel covers in romantic lights and emotions.

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"Laivinieks" offers boat rides with kayaks, which take place from the Yacht port in Kipsala under professional supervision.
The participants are provided with paddles, life jackets and watertight bags. Trip duration is from 2,5 to 4 hours.
On weekdays and weekends at 16:00 and 22:00.
Price for one person if booked beforehand - LVL 8,50.

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Bigger and smaller canoes, inflatable boats of different sizes, kayaks and inflatable life rafts are offered by company for the exploration of beautiful rivers and lakes in Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania.

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"Jūras laivas"

"Jūras laivas" offers for rent sea kayaks, Sit-On-Top kayaks, wetsuits, dry bags and other gear plus services necessary for your kayaking adventure.

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Laivu centrs

Laivu centrs offers a variaty of size to rent boats and motor yachts.
Rides with the captain.
Companies up to 20 people.

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Mežmalas vikings

The new season is expected with a variety of novelties and surprises - next to the boat dock will be located tourist information center where you will be able to purchase tickets, souvenirs and get information not only about the Viking boat, but also for other points of interest Pļaviņu County and about Latvia. Enjoy each of his trips on the river Daugava with a viking boat "Lāčplēsis".

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Riga Events

“Riga Events” is company with 7 years of experience in river tourism. Now based at „The Great Kristaps“ quay, a romantic-sounding location in Old City just opposite the Presidential Palace, we operate biggest passenger-carrying boat on Daugava with capacity of up to 440 guests, restaurant on 2 decks, bar & open roof terrace.

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