Visit the heart of nature park ”Daugavas Loki”
Located in the south east of Latgale this 3-day tour makes you familiar with untouched nature, local people and their traditions. Enjoy an impressive canoe tour and the river’s breathtaking views. Be active, explore and relax – this tour offers all at once.
Included in the tour
- Transfers (as described)
- 2 nights in Guesthouse “Upes Dizvietas” incl. breakfast
- 1-day canoe trip including transportation, transfer, lunch and museum visit
- 1 x barbecue evening
- Half-day excursion “Honey Tour”
At 10 o’clock you use public local buses to drive through small towns and villages along the Daugava eastwards, to Daugavpils and then on to Kraslava. After 5 hour drive you will arrive in holiday complex “Upes Dizvietas”, located right on the banks of the Daugava. Here you can relax in the tranquillity of nature and enjoy the view of the moving River Daugava. Around the guest house delicious wild berries are growing – just waiting to be nibbled. In the evening you will enjoy a barbecue at the campfire (excl. drinks).
After breakfast you start a canoe tour and experience the beauty of nature. Take a swim stop on small sandy beaches and enjoy the tranquillity. Arriving at the destination, you will have a typical lunch from the time when the Old Believers settled here. After lunch you will visit the museum village and learn more about the Old Believers Life. Then transfer back to your accommodation.
After breakfast, go to the “BIG FOOLS” and learn alongside the history of the village and the craft of the beekeeper. Experience the way of honey from the comb to the glass. Did you know that up to 50,000 bees living in a single hive? At the end you can enjoy various local delicacies. Then return by public local bus to Riga.