Travelling

How to book the trip?

 

When your travel plan is accepted, book your trip and send all booking details to the Organizer. 

Save all your invoices, tickets, boarding passes and other travel documentation.

All your expenses will be reimbursed by the Organizer after you arrive in Riga.

Accommodation

 

All participants were accommodated in single rooms in Albert Hotel in Riga city center. Address: Dzirnavu Street 33, Riga

More information: 

http://www.alberthotel.lv/

Requirements

 

After receiving the invitation to participate in the workshop, you could plan your trip and sent it to the Organizer. 

The Organizer informed you about the travel limit for your trip.

 

How to get to the Riga city center?

 

Bus No.22 has direct services between the Riga International Airport and the city centre.

To get on the bus at the airport, look for the bus stop located across the terminal building. The service frequency is every 10 - 30 minutes, and the journey time to the city centre is about 30 minutes. A regular ticket for one trip can be bought from the bus driver (price LVL 0.70), but if you buy it before commencing your trip at the airport services and tourism information bureau "Welcome to Riga", a regular one-way ticket will cost you only LVL 0.50. Additional information on bus lines and schedules on www.rigassatiksme.lv. Toll-free information: (+371) 8 000 19 19

 

Travelling

Latvian currency: lats

 

You can pay with credit cards in Latvia.

If you prefer to pay in cash, you need to pay in lats.

You can withdraw cash from every cash machine or excange your national carrency to lats in exchange offices. The oficial exchange rate is EUR 1 = LVL 0.702804. The commercial rates can differ.