Guided tours

A GUIDED TOUR THROUGH THE HISTORICAL VILLAGE OF LĪGATNE PAPER MILL

The village is a town planning monument of national interest in Latvia, an unique ensemble of 19th Ct. architecture of the Baltics.


You have an unique opportunity to walk through the village with our guides and to find out the historical way of living of the Paper Mill's workers

We are inviting  You  to an exciting  excursion introducing You to the historical way of living of the Paper Mill's workers.

During the walk You will have a chance to follow the everyday life of the Paper Mill's workers through a lifetime. Staring with a birth in the old Childbirth Hospital, the School years till the work in the Paper Mill and the family life in the wooden row houses. We will invite You to visit the beautiful building of the culture centre and to step inside the cellar caves which were dug into the sandstone cliffs since the end of 18th Ct.

Booking of the guided tours: at Līgatne Tourism Information Centre: phone: +371 64153169; e-mail: info@visitligatne.lv
Duration of the tours: 2 hours  
Fee:  8.00 EUR per person

More information and booking at the Līgatne Tourism Information Centre. Address: Spriņģu street 2; Phone: + 371 64153169; E-mail: info@visitligatne.lv

 


 

 

Guided tours to Ligatne Paper-Mill

The history of producing paper in Ligatne dates back to 1815 when the first sheets of paper were produced here of old fabric rags. The company’s golden time was the end of 19th Ct when it was granted permission to produce so called tsar’s paper – paper with watermark of tsarist Russia’s two-headed eagle. Nowadays you have an opportunity to go to excursion in Ligatne Paper-Mill and see how few years ago it were worked.

 

Booking of the guided tours: at Līgatne Tourism Information Centre: phone: +371 64153169; e-mail: info@visitligatne.lv

Duration of the tour: 1 hour

 

Fee: 7,50 EUR per person

 


 Guided tour to Ligatne cave cellars and rocks!

 

The first cellars in the rocks of Līgatne were established already in the 18th century. The only place in Latvia, where more than 300 artifical cellars are situated in a small area. They were dug by locals residents for the household needs of the families, for storage of other items, as well as for public purposes. In this guided tour you can see caves who’s located out of town.

In this excursion also you can see Ligatne Paper-Mill, Ligatne river and little bit of historical centre of Ligatne Paper-mill village.

Only guided excursions on the long path of rocks and caves are available pursuant to a previous application in the summer season from 1 May to 31 October (depending on the weather conditions).

The minimum number of group members - 8 people – Max. – 18 people.

Booking of the guided tours: at Līgatne Tourism Information Centre: phone: +371 64153169; e-mail: info@visitligatne.lv

Duration of the tour: 2,5 hours

Fee:  10,00 EUR per person

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Guided tour (hiking tour) in Ligatne forest!

In Ligatne region you can see many places in forest with beautiful wiews and valleys. That is one of the most beautiful region in Latvia with historical village. In this excursion you have opportunity to explore historical forest with some secrets and to look at largest cave in Ligatne. We invite you to go to this adventure and enjoy silence near the Gauja valley.

In this excursion also you can see Ligatne Paper-Mill, Ligatne river and little bit of historical centre of Ligatne Paper-mill village.

Guided tours are available pursuant to a previous application.

The minimum number of group members – 8 people.

Booking of the guided tours: at Līgatne Tourism Information Centre: phone: +371 64153169; e-mail: info@visitligatne.lv

Duration of the tour: 2,5 hours

 

Fee:  9,00 EUR per person.