Tipping in Latvia isn’t very common, but sometimes is warranted when receiving good service. Latvia is rich in history as it is part of the baltic states and regained its independence in 1991 from the old USSR. Latvia is a beautiful country with amazing sites and some of the friendliest people. Enjoy your travels around Riga and the rest of Latvia while using our tipping guide below to figure out when you should tip on your travels around Latvia!
Taxis: Tipping a taxi driver isn’t common or expected. You can round up to the nearest Euro to make things easier.
Hotels: Tipping hotel staff isn’t common or expected.
Restaurants: You should check to see if service is included on the bill. If it isn’t then you should tip 5-10% for good service.
Bars: Tipping bar tenders isn’t expected, you may see a tip jar on the counter for your change. If service was really good you can leave up to 10%
Other: Tipping isn’t very common in Latvia, so don’t feel the need to tip while you travel around the country!