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Central Market (Centraltirgus): Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The central market is interesting and worth a visit, but unless you really need to buy some fresh products you're unlikely to stay long. An hour or so is plenty of time to walk around the indoor halls and outdoor stands. There is a great...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This market is vast but unfortunately we found only 50% occupancy - a sign of the times in many towns and cities. We were surprised that we came away without buying anything....

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lorraine C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Outstanding market one of the biggest and best markets in Europe a must for food lovers. The market is divided into three categories vegetables, fish and meat also with places to buy gifts and get snacks

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This market has an amazing range of meat, fish, fruit, veg, traders and hot food vendors. Had a great time just walking around to see all it has to offer. It all looked really good value, but obviously couldn’t have tried it all. It had...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank jaymoe2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the biggest markets in Europe. There is a very broad offer of fresh products which you can buy and take home. (Make sure you have cash --> Coins!) Besides, there are also food stands in which you can buy anything just as you...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Evelien N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Central Market is not far from the heart of Riga and can be reached on foot easily. These four hangars are very impressive and offer lots of space. During World War II the Germans used them for their airship production. The market itself is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Phil90TA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be one of the must see’s in Riga. It’s only a few minutes from the old town area - take the underground walkway to avoid the main road. It set up in a series of adjoining ‘sheds’ which had previously been home...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great layout and bustling, popular with Latvians. Great place for getting a feel of what Latvians eat . All produce looks fresh & no plastic wrapping ! Added bonus is the different food kiosks where you can choose from many different cuisines & sit with...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Adventurer801345
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very big market over the river in Riga. It is in the Spikeri District. It is one of Europe's largest market and bazaar. It was built from 1924-1930. It was included in the UNESCO Word Heritage Site list with Old Riga in...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting place, big market in old hangars for Zeppelin air vessels. Lots of authentic food; meat, fish, vegetables, and everything you could think of. Sereral places to have lunch or a snack. Outside, plenty of things to buy or just walk around and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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October 2, 2019|
Response from EscapeMediocrity | Reviewed this property |
I suggest to try the supermarkets but you may have to ask any of the vendors about a flour mill to investigate if they have or can source for you.
July 27, 2019|
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Response from johnmW5491IS | Reviewed this property |
It was certainly on sale when we were there back in June 2019
May 29, 2019|
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Response from NadzGoa | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is pay parking.