Riga's Central Market
Together with Old Riga, the Central Market was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site and draws tourists from all over the world who come to shop and enjoy the atmosphere in the market. Be among one of the nearly 100,000 visitors that come shopping at the market every day. Browse the many stands to take home anything from fresh bread and other ingredients to handmade treasures by local artisans.
The Riga Central Market is the best of shopping, all in one place; to experience it, stay with us today.
Spoiled for choice in Riga's Central Market
With more than 3,000 trade stands inside the Central Market Pavilion, shoppers wandering from nearby Old Town Riga will be absolutely spoiled for choice.
Local farmers set up stalls in the Riga Central Market to provide the freshest possible ingredients direct from the source. Vendors selling fish and meats also fill the market halls, and you can fill your shopping bag with smoked eel, fresh fish, pork chops and other meats of all kinds.
You can also find dairy, breads, fruit, fresh honey and other baked delights to snack on or take home and save for later. Prepared foods are also on hand, and you can find everything from a warm bacon roll to freshly salted cucumber. There are samples at almost every stall in the Riga Central Market, so you can try before you buy.
Riga Central Market - it's all about location
The 5 market pavilions in central Riga have been converted from old zeppelin hangars and still maintain an intimate charm and art nouveau attitude despite their 778,000 square feet.
Only a stone's throw from Riga's nearby train and bus stations, the Central Market is in the heart of downtown Riga and easily reached from the Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija Riga, so stay with us today to have a look around.