Prior to entry into Latvia a visa shall be obtained at - HERE or at the consulates of other Schengen Member States which is competent to process Schengen visa application for travelling to Latvia. Citizens of which may enter the Republic of Latvia without a visa. Countries where Latvia is represented in issuing Schengen visas by other Member State – HERE. Baltic Health Tourism offers a Visa support to the clients.
Getting there and away
By Air: Riga International Airport is the biggest in the Baltic States. It offers flights to 78 destinations in the entire world: European countries – United Kingdom, Germany, France, Lithuania, Estonia, Poland, Slovenia and etc. Scandinavian countries - Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Island and etc. CIS countries – Belarus, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Trukmenistan, Ukraine, Georgia. Riga International Airport information telephone – 1187 (from Latvia) or +371 29311187 (from other countries). Riga International Airport is located in a 20 minutes driving distance from the center of the city. Trip with taxi will cost approximately EUR 15,00, but by bus that goes directly to the center of the city – EUR 1,00. Learn more ways how to get to Riga.
Latvia offers hotels in all categories from international five star, to country home. With some of them Baltic Health Tourism has friendly relationships, what means that our partners offer a better price for our clients. Contact us and we will help you with a reservation or choose a hotel HERE. Whatever way you would choose it will not cost you extra money. Learn more about best hotels in Riga…
What to do in Riga
Usefull information for travellers about places in Riga, history, cultural events, night clubs, parties, restaurants, etc., you can easely find on a website www.travelinriga.lv
When visiting Latvia, travellers may be absolutely certain that they will be served tasty, healthy and varied meals. They just have to choose what best matches their eating habits and needs and open the doors of any city restaurant, cafe or roadside bar. Restaurants at Latvia – HERE.
Since 1st of January, 2014 official currency in Latvia is Euro.
Taxi from Airport to the city costs appoximatly 15 Euro.
Average bill in a restaurant (with alcohol) for 1 is approximately 20-25 Euro.
The international telephone code for Latvia is +371 and all phone numbers (except for emergency and specialised information and service hotlines) consist of 8 digits. One should note that all mobile phone numbers start with “2”, landline numbers start with “6”, various charity organisation lines start with “900”, paid informative lines start with “81” and toll-free lines with “800”; however, calls to paid lines starting with “909” can cost up to several lats a minute.