Information about Latvia
Population: 2,217,053 est 2012
Capital: Riga 699,203 (2012)
Official Languages: latvian
The national flag of Latvia is airBaltic (BT)
Main cities: Riga, Daugavplis, Liepaja , Jelvgava, Jurmala.
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Latvia in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Latvia, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Latvia - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Lat (LVL)
Time Zone: (GMT+2) Summer Time (GMT+3)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria , Hepatitis A and MMR vaccine