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Cēsis is a town in Latvia. It contains two beautiful castles and parks, period houses and small cobbled streets. It lies in a hilly area of Latvia.

Get in[edit]

It lies 98 km from Riga. From Riga you can take a direct bus or train. You can find time of trains and buses here.

Get around[edit]

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Cesis castle
  • Medieval Castle
  • May Park
  • Rigas street (shopping)
  • St. John’s Church
  • Holy Spring
  • Victory Monument
  • Square of Rose

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Nature trails at Ligatne
  • Zvartes iezis
  • Ieriku nature trail
  • Parachute jump at Vidzeme Aero-club

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Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Kolonna Hotel Cesis, Vienības laukums 1, LV - 4101

Tel.: (+371) 64120122 | Fax: (+371) 64120121 e-mail:

  • Hostel "Putniņkrogs", Saules iela 23, LV - 4101

Tel.: (+371) 64120290

  • Lacu miga (the bears' den), Gaujas iela 22, Ligatne, 15 minutes drive from Cesis, a modern log cabin construction hotel overlooking the afforested river Līgatne valley. tel: +371 641 53481 [1]

Get out[edit]

See Vidzeme Highlands

  • Vecpiebalga
  • Jaunpiebalga - museum of composer Emils Darzins (1875-1910), at "Jāņaskola", tel. 64162354.
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