Best lakes in Riga

Check out the top lakes in Riga, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Mežaparks
1. Mežaparks
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47 local reviews
Mežaparks, Northern District
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Anoli
Big green park by the side of the lake! You can cycle there, roller skating, rent a bicycle, for family great!…
Evgeniy
One of the largest parks in Riga. You can find various activities for all the family there including the…
Daina
Mežaparks in Latvian means - Forest Park.. And yes, it's the size of a forest, right next to the lake with…
1. Mežaparks
1. Mežaparks
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47 local reviews
Mežaparks, Northern District
Anoli
Anoli
Big green park by the side of the lake! You can cycle there, roller skating, rent a bicycle, for family great! Also Riga Zoo is located…
Evgeniy
Evgeniy
One of the largest parks in Riga. You can find various activities for all the family there including the largest children playground and the…
Daina
Daina
Mežaparks in Latvian means - Forest Park.. And yes, it's the size of a forest, right next to the lake with several restaurants, cafes,…
2. Māras dīķis
2. Māras dīķis
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11 local reviews
Māras dīķis, Rīga
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Sanita
Amazing lake in green area for long and lazy walks with beautiful sights and wonderful mood.
2. Māras dīķis
2. Māras dīķis
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11 local reviews
Māras dīķis, Rīga
Sanita
Sanita
Amazing lake in green area for long and lazy walks with beautiful sights and wonderful mood.
3. Cabo Cafe
3. Cabo Cafe
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9 local reviews
Cabo Cafe, Rīga
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
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Liene
A wonderful place to spend your time in a swimming suit with a view to a lake, fresh food, coffee or a glass…
Laura
Are you dreaming about sitting outside on terrace in comfy sofa with look to the lake and sun-sets? This is…
Līga & Arnis
Cafe with unique charm, located in Mežaparks, on the very shore of lake Ķīšezers. In every season of the year…
3. Cabo Cafe
3. Cabo Cafe
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9 local reviews
Cabo Cafe, Rīga
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
Liene
Liene
A wonderful place to spend your time in a swimming suit with a view to a lake, fresh food, coffee or a glass of wine. It's open on rainy…
Laura
Laura
Are you dreaming about sitting outside on terrace in comfy sofa with look to the lake and sun-sets? This is the place to go. I suggest to…
Līga & Arnis
Līga & Arnis
Cafe with unique charm, located in Mežaparks, on the very shore of lake Ķīšezers. In every season of the year there is a special magic that…
4. Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum
4. Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum
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29 local reviews
21 Brīvdabas iela, Rīga
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+371 67 994 106
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Martins & Anna
Just a half hour’s drive from Riga’s center, nestled in a pine forest, one of Europe’s oldest and largest…
Iveta
Just a half hour’s drive from Riga’s center, nestled in a pine forest, one of Europe’s oldest and largest…
Dace
Etnographic Open AIR museum. Large park near lake you can walk for 2-3 hours. Feel like in wood and get…
4. Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum
4. Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum
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29 local reviews
21 Brīvdabas iela, Rīga
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+371 67 994 106
Martins & Anna
Martins & Anna
Just a half hour’s drive from Riga’s center, nestled in a pine forest, one of Europe’s oldest and largest outdoor museums can be found…
Iveta
Iveta
Just a half hour’s drive from Riga’s center, nestled in a pine forest, one of Europe’s oldest and largest outdoor museums can be found…
Dace
Dace
Etnographic Open AIR museum. Large park near lake you can walk for 2-3 hours. Feel like in wood and get imagination of latvian traditions…
5. Ataru ezers
5. Ataru ezers
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3 local reviews
Ataru ezers
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Liubov&Lara
Clean forest lake for swimming
5. Ataru ezers
5. Ataru ezers
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3 local reviews
Ataru ezers
Liubov&Lara
Liubov&Lara
Clean forest lake for swimming
6. Riga Zoo
6. Riga Zoo
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21 local reviews
Riga Zoo
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
67 517 975
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Ilona
Riga Zoo is a city-owned zoo in Riga, Latvia. It is located in Mežaparks, on the western bank of Ķīšezers…
Edgars
If you're traveling in summer with kids you may want to leave the city center and visit the Riga Zoo in…
6. Riga Zoo
6. Riga Zoo
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21 local reviews
Riga Zoo
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
67 517 975
Ilona
Ilona
Riga Zoo is a city-owned zoo in Riga, Latvia. It is located in Mežaparks, on the western bank of Ķīšezers lake. Riga Zoo houses around 4000…
Edgars
Edgars
If you're traveling in summer with kids you may want to leave the city center and visit the Riga Zoo in Mežaparks. You can rent a bicycle,…