The Balttour travel trade fair is around the corner – travel and recreation for everyone!

The 25th International Travel Trade Fair "Balttour 2018" attended by more than 850 companies presenting the best world and nationwide tours and recreation offers will take place February 2–4, 2018 at Kipsala International Exhibition Centre in Riga, Latvia. Good prices, great choices, nice atmosphere – find it all in one place!

Among the “Balttour 2018” participants, there will be tourism companies from such countries as Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Turkey, Slovakia, Denmark, Thailand, Russia, Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic, Egypt, Great Britain, Italy, Croatia, Spain, the Seychelles and Portugal, and, after a longer break, also from Bulgaria, Cyprus and Iceland. Participants of these and other countries will give all visitors a warm welcome in the "Discover the World!" Hall, will present tourist attractions and culture of their countries, will tell exciting stories and give valuable advice on how to get the most out of each trip.

Travellers will not only be able to find out about the travel opportunities in more than 40 countries worldwide and select the most favourite destination, but also to immediately purchase the best holiday deals, as the spring and summer holidays sales will take place during “Balttour 2018”. Latvian travel agencies and tour operators – Tez Tour, Novatours, Alida Tūrs, Begonija, Kidy Tour, Jēkaba aģentūra, Estravel and many other – are already preparing their best deals to offer.

As always in the hall “Travel Latvia!”, enthusiastic people from all regions of Latvia will inform visitors about tourism opportunities in regional Latvia. Footpaths and sightseeing towers, hotels and guest houses, cycling and boating routes, old towns and parks, castles and mansions, nature parks and museums, as well as new attractions, fascinating active recreation offers and much more. Everyone will find a new destination in Latgale, Kurzeme, Zemgale and Vidzeme. Moreover, there will also be a crafts fair and an exciting three-day programme of music and performing arts on the “Balttour 2018” stage!

Buy a ticket online and win a luggage scale!
By purchasing a ticket by the end of 2017, everyone has the opportunity to take part in a lottery – two airBaltic digital luggage scales will be raffled each week. Anyone who has ever had packed suitcases to comply with the weight limits for checked and cabin luggage would find the luggage scale worth winning. Buy tickets, here: https://balttour2018tc.ticketforevent.com/ne/. The lottery results will be announced weekly in www.balttour.lv and www.facebook.com/balttour/.

You can still register your participation!
Although the number of participants in “Balttour 2018” is daily growing, you can still apply for participation in the fair. We would like to remind you that, applying by November 30, you can save some money as application fees will increase as of December 1. Do not miss this opportunity as vacant spaces are rapidly decreasing! To register your participation, please contact project managers: http://www.balttour.lv/?link=10600000

Balttour Forum for professionals
Two days before opening “Balttour 2018”, on January 31, a tourism business forum will take place, giving professionals the opportunity to get acquainted with the latest developments in the industry, to develop new business ideas and establish business contacts. Agenda and registration, here: www.balttour.lv/forum/.

The International Travel Trade Fair “Balttour 2018” is held by the Association of Latvian Travel Agents and Operators (ALTA) in collaboration with the International Exhibition Company BT 1.

Read more: www.balttour.lv
Follow news in social media: www.facebook.com/balttour

Opening hours:
2 February 10.00-13.00 (Trade & Business hours)
2 February 13.00-18.00
3 February 10.00-18.00
4 February 10.00–17.00

Ticket prices:
Full ticket - EUR 6
For schoolchildren, senior citizens, the disabled –EUR 4
Family ticket (2 adults and 1 child or 1 + 2) - EUR 12
more children: + EUR 2 per child
Children under 7 years of age - free of charge

Ticket during Trade & Business hours - EUR 15
Parking ticket – EUR 5