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Ventspils

Ventspils a popular tourist centre in Latvia, offering recreation on a “Blue Flag” beach with excellent amenities and Ventspils Aqua Park.

History is still alive in Ventspils Old Town, in the Castle of the Livonian Order, and in the narrow cobbled streets of Ostasgals. A 6 metre high and 23 tonne anchor is displayed on the Anchor Path. A ride on the narrow gauge railway “Mazbānītis” or in the velo rail car at the Maritime Open Air Museum offer unique sensations, as does a tour of the aquatorium of Ventspils Port in the ship “Hercogs Jēkabs”.

Ventspils Adventure Park offers a hill for skiing, a rope track, bobsled, and BMX tracks, trampolines, kiiking swings, a summer tubing track, and other entertainment. Ventspils is also called the flower capital of Latvia. You will find unique flower sculptures here – “The Underwater World”, “The Bobsleigh Team”, “The Ladybirds”, “A Family of Ducks”, as well as the only Flower Clock in Latvia. Ventspils is a family and recreation friendly city.

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Coordinates:
57.398499, 21.569382
An alternative description

Ventspils district, Ventspils, LV-3601
+371 63622263
+371 29232226
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Tourism Object Services: 
Cafe
Guide service available
Exhibitions
Workshops
Souvenirs
Themed events
Tourism Object Features: 
Free parking
WiFi Internet
Informācijas punkts
Smoker-friendly
Access for disabled people
WC
Last updated: 
11.11.2014