Olaine Tourism, Latvia

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Olaine (; German: Olai) is a city in Latvia that gained town rights in 1967. The history of Olaine is closely connected to a nearby peat bog that was first taken into use in 1940. Thereafter, more production facilities were built, the increasing numbers of workers needed accommodation and the first dwellings were built in Olaine. Previously, Olaine was the name of a village just two kilometers away. This village now has the name of Jaunolaine (New Olaine). Olaine is home of Olainfarm, the second largest pharmaceuticals company in Latvia.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Olaine in Latvia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Olaine like a local. After your splendid visit to Olaine, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Riga. Add Riga to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Museum Of The Occupation Of Latvia, Riga Town Hall Square, House Of Blackheads. A holiday in Olaine can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Olaine*

  • Pollution Statistics in Olaine

    Know the pollution level of Olaine before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 38.89 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 29.44 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.11 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.85 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.08 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35.94 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 26.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 19.79 (Very Low)
  • Olaine: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Olaine for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Olaine.

    • Burglary and Theft 36.3 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.23 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 68.36 (High)
    • Car Stealing 32.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.59 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 39.51 (Low)
    • Drug offense 39.04 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.89 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.8 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.93 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.74 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.03 (Moderate)
  • Living in Olaine - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Olaine is 139.98 (High)

    • Safety Index 61.46 (High)
    • Climate Index 74.7 (High)
    • Pollution Index 39.52 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.02 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 51.77 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 54.81 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.92 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 55.93 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Olaine

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Olaine

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.23 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 87.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 76.26 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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