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Latvia enjoys a unique mix of tradition and modern cultures. Though it has gone through a lot politically, it has emerged as one of the best tourist attractions in the tourism map. There's so much you can enjoy in Latvia with so much to do as well.
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Riga old town walk is one of the amazing tours that you can do while in Latvia. Walking down the cobble-stoned streets of labyrinth takes you way back in time in the most relaxed way you can imagine. How about a walk through the Hanseatic city' Nothing could ever come close to the heavenly feeling you get walking through this magnificent city full of momentous cites.
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Sightseeing tour in Sigulda, a place situated about 53kms away from Latvia's capital, Riga. This mountainous region is quite breathtaking and very quaint hence its nickname 'the small Latvian Switzerland'. This region is full of historical castles built way back in the 13th century by the Teutonic knights' order and the Riga bishops. Out of the 3 major castle build only one castle has remained that gives it quite a picturesque site that you must visit.
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The famous spa resort of Jurmala is situated just a few kilometers on the gulf of Riga. This is a must visit tourist destination for everyone who appreciates nice sandy beaches, conifer forests which are along the coastline and a magnificent climate. This place is full of small cottages, wooden houses, spa centers and good luxurious hotels. It's the only place in Latvia where you can enjoy spa mineral water and some curative medical mud. If you love shopping for unique souvenir then the Jomas Street is the place to be as it's filled with nice shops and cafes.
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Heavenly weekend holidays include a night life filled with nice music and lots of drinks, clay pigeon shooting and the magnificent water bike safari within the Latvian waters.
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The ultimate Riga city tour is a must activity for every one visiting Latvia. It's filled with the most beautiful sites, from the well-manicured boulevards along the central streets, brethren cemetery, the famous Laima clock and the most natural Daugava River.

The capital of Latvia is Riga. The currency of Latvia is the Latvian Lats(LVL) Flag of Latvia


Latvia belongs to the European continent


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Airports in Latvia

Vainode, Uzuru, Tukums, Skrunda, Riga West, Riga-Rumbula, Rezekne-Grivuli, Pukas, Priekule, Liepaja East, Lielvarde, Jelgava Tervete, Jelgava, Jauvaraji, Gluda, Ezere, Durbe West, Daugavpils Northeast, Daugavpils-Griva, Cirava, Cesis, and Aizpute


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The Country dialling code of Latvia is +371, and the TLD (Top-level domain) of Latvia is .lv

Map of Latvia

Population

2,259,810

Languages spoken in Latvia

Latvian

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Coordinates (in Latitude & Longitude) of Latvia

57 00 N, 25 00 E

Kilometers of coastline

531 kilometers

Square kilometers of land

63,589 square kilometers

Square kilometers of water

1,000 square kilometers

Birth rate

9.43 / 1000 population

Death rate

13.64 / 1000 population

Irrigated land

200 sq km
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