Latvia as a tour and holiday destination
The Baltic coastal country of Latvia is an uprising nation in the world of tourism. Once a popular ancient trading point, Latvia is now set towards becoming the next top European destination. From the bustling urban areas to the calm and peaceful rural sites, Latvia is sung praises of it all.
Head to the capital city, Riga which is also a World Heritage Sites. See the worlds largest concentration of German Art Nouveau architecture. Visit the Old Town Region and go around the Freedom Monument to enjoy the city’s various architectural features. Observe the impressive Riga Cathedral, St. Peter’s Church as well as the busy Central Market. Riga also boasts one of the best nightlife destinations of Europe.
Outside the city, go to Gauja National Park and explore the many castle ruins and medieval villages. Feel the rush of adrenaline by going bungee jumping, bob-sleighing and skiing. Take a dip in the Baltic Sea at Jūrmala or check out the tiny fishing villages at Cape Kolka.