Līgatne Caves

Ligatne is one of the most beautiful nature corners in the Gauja National Park. On the one hand, Ligatne is connected to the only paper producer in Latvia, on the other hand, to the old valley of Gauja River and Gauja National Park. In the valley of Ligatne River there are artificial caves – cellars excellent at storage of vegetables and chosen as winter quarters by bats. 8 species of bats are met in Ligatne. Ligatne is the richest in caves place in Latvia. 

Ligatne wines are made according to ancient recipes, from fruit and berries gathered in Ligatne - blackcurants, redcurants, cranberries, rhubarb, apples, etc. Wine tasting takes place in cave Lustūzis in Ligatne village. If you are a lucky one, romantic atmosphere will surprise you by the lights of candles.




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