TOUR: Latgale Region and Pskov Oblast presented in the capitals of the Baltic States

Three international fairs that took place in the capitals of the Baltic States were attended by Latgale planning region together with partners from Pskov Oblast within tourism development project „Tour de Latgale and Pskov”. Newly issued travel guide „Latgale unites!”, booklet "Open the Rus!" and recreation places near lakes and water bodies were of highest interest of neighbours. In a joint stand the project "Tour" presented 19 new recreation places in Latgale and 5 recreation places in Pskov Oblast.


Tourism experts from Latgale worked together with representatives of the tourism sector from Pskov Oblast and information on travelling opportunities in Latgale and Pskov was provided to tour operators from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, as well Russia and to potential tourists from all three countries.

Colleagues from Russia acknowledged the great interest shown by visitors about Pskov Oblast. They were informed about recreation opportunities in Pskov Oblast and were happy to receive the most updated tourist information.

First fair Adventur 2014 took place in Vilnius, Lithuania on 24 to 26 January, further on the fair Balttour 2014 invited everybody to Riga from 7 to 9 February and concluding fair Tourest 2014 took place in Tallinn from 14 to 16 February 2014.