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View of Riga from St Peter's Church Tower

Skarnu 19, Riga, Latvia
+371 67 037 861
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Great views of Riga which, given that tourist activities are concentrated on just a small part of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nice view but not impressed

All-round view was normal, but not excellent. A bit too tight place to stay on top and look around... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Skarnu 19, Riga, Latvia
+371 67 037 861
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Reviewed yesterday

Great views of Riga which, given that tourist activities are concentrated on just a small part of the city, displays a real sense of its size. Access is initially up steps, then up a lift. There can be queues and the viewing platform was crowded....More

Thank NickFive
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

All-round view was normal, but not excellent. A bit too tight place to stay on top and look around. Also fence messes each photo unless you use stick to put camera/phone outside.

Thank LT_travelerrr
Reviewed 5 days ago

Though this particular point is really crowded with tourists the available views are worth the trouble once you get close enough to the actual viewing window to see the city.

Thank KenK750
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You will need to walk up 6 flights of stairs to reach the usually crowded elevator that takes you to the top. Best views available of Old Riga. And the church to which it is attached is well worth a visit as well. Has a...More

Thank Film G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's now 11€ to go up the tower for adults. No matter how nice the view up there is, this price is a no-go.

Thank Schaefti
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some very great views of the city. If you're not afraid of heights, there's some very wonderful city views to see.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice overwiev over Riga! Be sure to go there! Better to take it after your walking tour - you will better anderstand where you've been.

Thank Trudovoi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Noted this in my review of the church itself, but in case someone only checks this location/entry - Very nice view, only one of its kind in Old Riga that I know of. A nice-to-do but not must-do, in my opinion. 11 euros per adult.

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe because you are high but not si much and all the details of the city centre are visible and Riga really look like a toy city made of different, scattered, beautifully coloured small houses...but I was bewitched by this view, worth the not inexpensive...More

Thank roseglobe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit, a great view over the city :) Quite busy though, but that was expected.. the ticket was 8e with student discount.

Thank laurakpn
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15 May 2017|
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Response from Ian D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just catching up.............................the price includes entry to thechurch and the steeple,cant recommend the view highly enough.....hope you enjoy!!!