Every year new cruise ships call Riga Port for the first time. In 2011 Riga Port is looking forward to greet such prominent guests as Le Boreal, Costa Pacifica, Mein Schiff2, Clipper Odyssey, Marina, Kristina Katarina, Artania andOriana cruises.
The Freeport of Riga offers a convenient infrastructure for tourists and cruise vessels:
Passenger Facilities: Café, Shopping, ATMs, Money exchange, Tourism information desk, Rest rooms, Taxi and Shuttle services
Cruise Port Facilities:4 berths max ship dimension: 290mtrs x 8,2mtr draught;
Additional cruise ship facilities with max ship dimensions: length 310mtrs, width 35mtrs, draught 12mtrs, total length of cruise berth 900mtrs
Closeness to the city centre: 10-15 minutes’ walk or 5 minutes by taxi
Closeness to the airport: Taxis, shuttle services and busses have direct services between the airport and the city (approx 30 minutes journey)
Total harbour area: 6 348 ha