Ventspils – one of the most rapidly developing cities in the country

During the last five-ten years Ventspils has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in Latvia. Being a major industrial port, the city invests transit revenues into the tourism infrastructure. That’s why it’s sometimes called “Latvian Dubai”. Here are a lot of modern recreation centers and different tourism objects, which are equipped with the latest technologies. In Ventspils even exist a s/c currency – vents, which is that is accepted for payment in tourism facilities.

Extra information

Tourist information: Darza iela 6, Phone: +371 362 22 63,

Ventspils website

How to reach Ventspils:

By bus Riga - Ventspils, every hour. Travel time - 3 hours. Schedule on bus station website.

By car - travel time 2-3 h.

In certain seasons is working ferry Ventspils - Saaremaa (Estonia).

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