Olaine Tourism

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.

Olaine is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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

    • Air Pollution 39.18 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 32.63 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.34 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.66 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.23 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 26.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.08 (Low)
  • How safe is Olaine for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Olaine.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.64 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.39 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.46 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 67.99 (High)
    • Car Stealing 30.84 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.48 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 38.04 (Low)
    • Drug offense 38.95 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.93 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.05 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.51 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.42 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 47.68 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Olaine is 140.78 (High)

    • Safety Index 62.07 (High)
    • Climate Index 74.7 (High)
    • Pollution Index 40.27 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.04 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 49.66 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 58.19 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.08 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 54.93 (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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 67.66 USD

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