Ligatne Paper Mill Village



The Ligatne Paper Mill Village is located in the Gauja National Park, with wild animal trails, deep forests full of mushrooms in Autumn, biger and smaller Rivers. This is the place where one of the largest paper mills of Russian Empire in the 19th century was located. The village has its original look but in the sandstone caves previously made for the storage of paper, vegetables, flowers, souvenirs and local vine are now sold. This tour will take 7-8 hours.


Local vine degustation in the sand stone cave „Lustuzis” available.


Ligatne is suitable for Nature walks and Forest Therapy. Marked trails and infrastructure is friendly for visitors. Nature park ( Ligatne Safari) with local wild animals are interetsing not only for young people but also for adults. For Soviet heritage interesents the Ligatne Nuclear shelter is recommended. When it was built, it was hidden under the building of rehabilitation center.

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It still gives me very much pleasure to think back to these days in Jurmala and especially to your hospitality and helpfulness. Once more thanks a lot!
Zigfrid from Siegburg-Selingenthal
Armands proved to know the country very well and fulfilled any wish possible. So I don't hesitate to recommend his tours, especially if you want to bring in your own ideas and wishes.
Robert B. Fishman

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