Visit Latvia

Currency

Euro

Language

Latvian

Phone code

+371

Car traffic

Right-hand

Airport

★★★★

Useful information

Currency

Euro

Language

Latvian

Phone code

+371

Car traffic

Right-hand

Airport

★★★★

About Latvia

Nestled in the captivating landscapes of the Baltic region, Latvia offers a blend of rich history and modern innovation that appeals to both residents and visitors. Its capital city, Riga, stands as a living testament to this harmonious coexistence, with its medieval Old Town seamlessly integrated with contemporary urban development.

Latvia's cultural heritage is vividly displayed through its vibrant festivals, traditional crafts, and UNESCO-listed sites. The Song and Dance Celebration, a unique cultural event, showcases the nation's deep-rooted traditions and sense of unity.

The country's commitment to technological advancement is evident in its thriving startup ecosystem and digital innovation initiatives. Latvia's e-Residency program, which allows global entrepreneurs to establish and manage businesses remotely, reflects its forward-thinking approach.

Latvia's diverse natural beauty ranges from serene beaches along the Baltic Sea to lush forests and picturesque lakes. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the Gauja National Park and its rugged landscapes, while those seeking relaxation can enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of Jurmala's spa resorts.

The Latvian people are known for their warm hospitality and love for their culture. The Latvian language, closely tied to ancient traditions, adds to the country's unique charm.

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