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Historic Site in Līgatne

Pension

What poses as a dreary rehabilitation centre is in fact a top-secret Soviet bunker, known by its code name, the Pension. When Latvia was part of the USSR, it was one of the most important strategic hideouts during a…
Nature Reserve in Līgatne

Līgatne Nature Trails

It's a cross between a nature park and a zoo, where elk, beaver, deer, bison, lynx and wild boar roam in sizable open-air enclosures in the forest (it feels like an open-air zoo). A 5.1km motor circuit and a network…
Sculpture in Līgatne

Vienkoču Parks

Rihards, a local wood carver, has filled a 10-hectare park with his unique creations. Small trails snake past bold modern art installations, a classical garden, sundials and a collection of torture instruments. Rent…