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4.5/5.0 (12 reviews)
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Situated in the heart of the capital of Latvia: Riga, just across the street from the National Opera House and the central train and bus stations. More

Quality of teaching: 4.9/5.0
Social activity and excursion program: 3.7/5.0
Course Categories (8) Accommodation (4) Facilities (10)
Didn't find what you are looking for? Compare more Russian schools in or get comparison of all schools in Latvia . Riga:  Riga is the capital of the Republic of Latvia and the largest city of the Baltic states. It is a fascinating mixture of Latvian tradition and influences of the various countries that have occupied it. The city's Old Town stretches alongside the Daugava river and is famous for its Art Nouveau (Jugendstil) architecture. Riga's historic centre as a whole is included on the UNESCO world heritage list. Nowadays, Riga is a vibrant, modern city that has a lot to offer. It is the largest center of education and science in Latvia, which is confirmed by the many cultural events, international exhibitions, scientific conferences and seminars that take place in the city.

Key Facts about Riga

Population: 743,000 Inhabitants

Time Zone: +12h. (GMT +2)

Region: Rīga,

Currency: LVL (1 LVL = 1.5351 USD)

Name of City in Russian: Рига

Riga Quality of Life Rating:
4.6/5.0  (12 reviews by our former students)

Arrival Airport

Riga International (RIX) - 8 km. from Riga city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 20 minutes, 1,00 €, 25 minutes.

Main stops: Lidosta Rīga, Zolitūdes iela, Pasts, Kuģu iela, 13.janvāra iela

Every 20 minutes, 1,00 €, 25 minutes.

Main stops: Lidosta Rīga, Zolitūdes iela, Pasts, Kuģu iela, 13.janvāra iela


Direct international flights from:
  • United Kingdom: Doncaster Sheffield, Liverpool, London Gatwick, London Luton, London Stansted
  • Ireland: Dublin
  • United States: New York John F. Kennedy
  • Weather in Riga

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    Events in RigaBest time to take a language course in Riga

    June
    Midsummer
    Midsummer

    23 Jun. 2017 - 24 Jun. 2017Janis is a celebration on the eve of the feast of Saint John marking the summer solstice. Most Latvians leave the city to celebrate in the country. Traditions are based in old pagan ways and involve herbs and local produce, wearing wreaths of flowers or leaves, eating, drinking and bonfires.

    July
    Positivus festival
    Positivus festival

    15 Jul. 2017 - 16 Jul. 2017Positivus is an award-winning three-day music and culture festival held in Salacgriva, on the shore of Riga Bay. Indie, pop, electronica and folk music from Latvia and neighbouring countries and further abroad. The festival site has meadows, forest and a beach, 5 stages and a campground.

    What to do in Riga

    Riga Cathedral
    Riga Cathedral
    Blackheads House
    Blackheads House
    Freedom Monument
    Freedom Monument
    Three Brothers
    Three Brothers
    Riga Central Market
    Riga Central Market
    Pilsetas Kanals
    Pilsetas Kanals

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