Restaurant SVENTES MUIŽA offers presentable interior, the atmosphere of refined ease, the considerate attitude of the personnel and traditionalism of the Classic European cuisine. The cosy furnishings, soft fireplace light and pleasant music are conducive to rest and deliberate talk.
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“ART HUB” Restaurant
Your chosen dish goes through its long way from choosing the supplier (we certainly give the undoubted advantage to local products), appropriate storage, careful processing combined with modern methods of cooking. This is the reason why the majority of our dishes are being cooked using the modern coal grill-oven Josper. This oven is a last decade worldwide restaurant hit.
Recreation complex “Virogna”
In “Virogna” recreation complex You can enjoy a bathhouse or fishing, go for a ride on a boat or a water bike, or just sit by the lake and spend a night in comfortable houses surrounded by the pine forest. There are also wide possibilities to organize sport and recreational activities for companies and organizations of up to 400 people.
“Silenes Terases” Restaurant
The restaurant “Silenes Terases” is the right destination for gourmands. The traditional and exotic dishes served there, as well as the rich choice of drinks will add an unforgettable touch to your memories about the rest in Silene.
“Dragon – European and Asian restaurant” Chinese Restaurant
Chinese cuisine. Business lunch on working days from 11 am till 4 pm (from 3,50 EUR).
The Egles Villa Restaurant delights its guests with the honest simplicity of its dishes and respect for Italian traditions. They offer a wide selection of dishes: fish and seafood, meat dishes, pasta, risotto, desserts.
A café is located on Daugavpils – Rezekne road.
Café, bar, complex lunches;
Rest place close to the cafe.
Cozy basement restaurant with lovely brick vaulted ceilings. Possibility to cater for large groups (3 halls, VIP hall for 16 persons). Business lunch (working days from 11 am till 1 pm) – 2.50 EUR.
“Happy Panda” Chinese Restaurant
Traditional meals of Chinese cuisine. A wide variety of dishes. Business lunch (on working days from 10 am till 3 pm).
“Rudzupuķes” cafe-bakery offers home cuisine, meals in latgalian style, banquet organization up to 45 persons, bread baked according to ancient traditions.
Restaurant “Odesa Mamma”
The restaurant is located in the center of Daugavpils. It is possible to taste different dishes of European, Lithuanian and Ukrainian cuisine.
“Papa Sushi” Restaurant
“Papa Sushi” Restaurant offers its visitors a wide range of sushi for every taste – from classic and favourite options to the most unusual variations. The restaurant offers a large selection of oriental dishes, as well as soups, salads, snacks, pizzas, burgers, desserts.
The main advantage of the restaurant PLAZA is the unique panorama view of Daugavpils city from the perspective of the bird’s flight, because it is placed on the 10th floor. The quiet, leisurely atmosphere, the original interior, attentive service and dainty dishes will favor every client with unforgettable moments.
A wide range of meals. Gourmet main dishes, snacks, desserts, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Business lunches, anniversaries or any other kind of events can be organised there.
“SkovoroTka” Family Restaurant
“SkovoroTka” Family Restaurant is located in the centre of the Daugavpils City. The restaurant serves delicious Eastern European cuisine and exclusive dishes of author’s cuisine.
“Taller” Restaurant and Night Club
The restaurant and night club “Taller” is located in Daugavpils city centre. European cuisine lovers are welcome there. A wide range of snacks, delicacies, fish and meat dishes, wine, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks can satisfy the most demanding visitors. The restaurant menu features European and Russian cuisine.
“Tex Mex” Mexican Restaurant
Texas and Mexican cuisine.
“Villa Ksenija” Restaurant
Restaurant is located on the first floor in a small cosy hall in classical style with a fireplace and a unique collection of butterflies. Our cook offer various dishes of Cuisines of different countries. There is a big choice of meat, fish, vegetable dishes, soups, and desserts.
“Yoggi Bear” Gastrobar
Nice place in Daugavpils city center. Nice interior. A wide range of meals. Gourmet main dishes, snacks and desserts.
Banquets, anniversaries, wedding and other celebrations, prom parties, corporate events and the gatherings of friends will be an unforgettable event together with “Vēsma”.
Bar and gallery “Albrecht Art&Wine”
Would you like to take a glimpse into the world of art? Do you have a desire to try a bohemian lifestyle? Albrecht Art&Wine bar and gallery in Daugavpils invites you to join the best art place in town with vinyl music, great collection of drinks and art!
“Arsenāls” cafe is located in the Arsenal building at Daugavpils Fortress – in Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art centre.
“BUBA CLUB” Beach Cafe
“BUBA CLUB” is a beach cafe that is located at the Stropu Lake Central Beach near the lake pontoon construction. “BUBA CLUB” Beach Cafe offers to taste hearty and delicious dishes, such as fries, burgers, pancakes, soups, vegetables, waffles, desserts, ice cream, and have a glass of juice or carbonated drinks.
“Dvinskas sēta” Cafe
Cozy interior and home kitchen. Business lunch deals, banquettes.
“Ezītis miglā” Cafe
“Ezītis miglā” Cafe/Bar was opened in the capital of Latvia, Riga at the beginning but later in Daugavpils. Here you can enjoy delicious food, refreshing cocktails and a wonderful atmosphere. It is a great place to have fun, spend time with friends, remember pleasant moments and have a good rest.
“Itāļu pica” Cafe
Different Types of Pizza. Pizza delivery. Different tasty meals, business lunches, cakes, deserts.
At the moment it is the only cat café in Latvia. Cosy and stylish place with delicious and healthy food and lots of animals – cats. A room without cats is also available. This is an eco-café because the great part of the interior is made from recycled and natural materials.
Bar “LA Terrasse”
Lobby Bar is located at the city centre and it is a cozy and welcoming place on the 1st floor of the Park Hotel Latgola. Here you, your family, friends and colleagues (up to 30 persons) can enjoy the hearty and pleasant atmosphere.
Main dishes, salads, pizzas, waffles, snacks, desserts
The Tea House “Maģiskais pieskāriens”
The Tea House “Maģiskais pieskāriens” that is a studio, gallery and the shop at the same time is located in the historic centre of Daugavpils city.
Family mini café-bakery “Nekomimi”
All confectionery and bakery products are prepared right on the spot, in front of the visitors at the family café-bakery “Nekomimi”. There is a wide selection of sweets, many types of coffee and exotic herbal teas, as well as a menu of hot and cold drinks.
“Pasaules brīnumi” cafe
Business lunch on working days. Banquets and events for 20 people.
Business lunch on working days from 10 am to 3 pm, banquets – up to 30 people, cocktail parties.
“Rai” is an open-air cafe in the center of Daugavpils.
A wide range of dishes. Organisation of banquets.
“Sanmari” Children’s Cafe
Colorful cafe specially designed for children, where every child will feel like in a fairy tale. Children’s menu with a wide range of dishes is available. Business lunch is available from 12 pm to 3 pm. Organisation of children’s banquets for up to 15 people.
Hot chocolate, cakes, waffles, coffee, tea.
“TECTO Bakery” Cafe
“TECTO Bakery” Cafe is located in the historical centre of the city, on the main street – Rīgas Street.
“Time Out” Cafe
Tasty dishes, business lunch.
Complex lunch from 3.00 €.
Coffee shop “WakeCup Coffee”
Coffee shop “WakeCup Coffee” is a place where you can enjoy a Latvian-roasted coffee with a delicious croissant. The cafe offers coffee and other drinks to go.
Cafe “Abra – Kebabra”
Eastern cusine kebab, pizza. Food delivery is available.
“Ali Baba” Fast Food Restaurant
The fast food restaurant offers a variety of pizzas, kebabs, french fries and a variety of drinks.
“Crazy Pizza” Pizzeria
Large selection of pizza. Delivery.
“Čili Pizza” pizzeria
The menu includes about 50 different types of pizzas for all tastes, as well as hot dishes, desserts and various snacks.
“Čili Pizza” pizzeria
The menu includes about 50 different types of pizzas for all tastes, as well as hot dishes, desserts and various snacks.
Fast food cafe “Full Fire”
Kebabs, hot dogs, coffee, sushi.
Sushi Restaurant “Gardi.man”
Sushi Restaurant “Gardi.man” is open on the premises of the “Dinaburg SPA Hotel”.
Bistro – Cafe “Grill Niko”
Kebab, pizza, culinary. Food delivery is available.
“Hesburger” Fast Food Restaurant
“Hesburger” Fast Food Restaurant offers burgers, salads, French fries, desserts, ice cream, cocktails and hot drinks.
“Hesburger” Fast Food Restaurant
“Hesburger” Fast Food Restaurant offers burgers, salads, French fries, desserts, ice cream, cocktails and hot drinks.
“Hesburger Drive-in” Fast Food Restaurant
“Hesburger Drive-in” Fast Food Restaurant offers burgers, salads, French fries, desserts, ice cream, cocktails and hot drinks.
“Pizza House” Pizzeria
Authentic Neapolitan style pizza. Friendly place for visitors with children.
“Satori Sushi” Sushi Bar
Sushi, Japanese cuisine.
“WOW KEBAB” Bistro
Kebab, Pizzas, Hot Dogs, Pancakes. Home Cuisine. Tee, coffeе. Sweets. Food delivery.
The House of Rainis in Berkenele
The childhood of Latvian poet, translator, master of drama, public and political figure Jānis Rainis (1865 – 1929) was spent here, in Berkenele Manor. There is opportunity to see expositions “Rainis and Berkenele”, “Nursery”. Museum offers a wide range of workshops and the opportunity to host seminars.
Naujene Local History Museum and Nature Information Centre
The museum expositions and exhibitions reflects nature, history and ethnography of region. Here is exhibited original works of the sculptor Valentina Zeile. Museum offers workshops and educational classes.
Slutiski Village and Old Believers’ Rural Courtyard
Slutiski Village is authentic inhabited village, where visitors can get acquainted with the unique culture and household of Old Believers in Latgale. Slutiski Village was included in a State protected cultural monument list in 2016.
The Skrinda family museum
Museum’s permanent exhibition is dedicated to the life and work of first national awakening members in Latvia – Skrinda brothers. There is an opportunity to participate in various thematic programs and local crafts workshops. Here offers the opportunity to taste latgalian traditional food “coma” local bread, honey and herbal tea.
The Museum of Military Vehicles
2 World War II military equipment private collection is unique in the fact that the objects are found in the former battlefields and skillfully restored. Here you can see Soviet army tanks, battle attack landing car, all-terrain vehicles, and other military vehicles guns and equipment units.
Private Collection of Antiques of “Egles” Farm
Private Collection of Antiques of “Egles” Farm There is a private collection of antiques in a log barn of “Egles” farm. Here you can see a variety of ancient farm tools: the centuries-old exhibits and horse harness, and the first mechanized equipment.
Leisure Park “Stalkers”
Well-equipped rest park is located in picturesque place on the bank of the Daugava River on the territory of Daugavas Loki Nature Park. It is possible to organize a wide range of activities in the park. There are children’s playgrounds, outdoor grills, tables, terraces, benches etc. Several tourist groups can visit the park at the same time.
Jezupova (Juzefova) Manor Park
Jezupova (Juzefova) Manor Park was built in the 19th century in Dutch style. Nawadays only a small part of the park, which contains more than 100 different species of plants, has survived.
Vabole Manor Park
The Park was landscaped in a 19th Century in English style by the count Plater-Zyberk. Many historical buildings (part of the old manor and horse stables) remained to this day. There are 21 tree and brush species, pond and equipped recreation area in the park.
Medumi Park and walking trail
In the beginning of the 20th century Lacky, botanical garden manager from St. Petersburg, created a park near to Medumi lake. Now this is a popular place for fishing and relaxation on the beach of Medumi lake. 2 km long trail is located in the park.
Svente walking trail
The Svente walking trail is located several kilometers from Jaunsvente park, runs along Sventes lake.
Liksna Manor Park (Liksna paths)
Walking paths was made by the inhabitants of Liksna village in 1999 and from then every year this paths has been extended. There are walking paths, well-equipped recreation places, creative forms of wood and metal, including the Love Tree.
Nature Park “Daugavas Loki”
Nature Park “Daugavas Loki” was created to preserve the unique natural complexes, natural, cultural and historical values and little transformed landscapes of the ancient valley of the Daugava on the site of Naujene to Kraslava. The bends of the ancient valley of the Daugava are considered to be the oldest geological formations in Latvia. The Nature Park “Daugavas Loki” was recognized as the NATURA 2000 territory in 2004, but in 2011 this park was included in the Latvian National UNESCO World Heritage List.
Big boulder of Nicgale
Big boulder of Nicgale is the biggest known boulder in Latvia. Length of the boulder is 10,5 m, width – 10,4 m, but height – 3,50 m.
Sightseeing Tower in Vasargeliski
After climbing 21 meters high tower, You will see a picturesque views on Daugava river bend and Nature park “Daugavas loki”, including view, that was depicted on the banknote of 10 lats (LVL).
Lazdukalni Sightseeing Tower
The sightseeing tower is located in Daugavas Loki Nature Park, on the left bank of the river. From the top of the sightseeing tower (20 m) picturesque views of ancient Daugava River valley can be seen – forests, countryside, roads.
Svente Lake is one of the 10 deepest lakes in Latvia. The Lake has eminent landscape and it is included in the list of protected landscapes of Augšzeme, together with surrounding territory lake is included in Svente Nature Park.
Medumi Lake’s Nature Park
Among the glacial hills, there are several lakes in the hollows, the largest of which are Medumi lake, Ilga lake, Samankas lake, Skirstenu lake and others. Lakes along with mixed and broad-leaved forests and fields, forms a unique, magnificent natural landscape.
Pogulanka (Saliena) River and arch-shaped stone bridge
Many kinds of plants and animals were discovered in the valley of Pogulanka River. Also a number of natural monuments and cultural-historical objects were found here. At the end of the 19th century arch-shaped stone bridge was built across the river.
Andreja Pumpura Square
In the square it is situated the bust of poet Andrejs Pumpurs, the Russian Orthodox Chapel of Alexander Nevsky, the monument to the innocent victims of the Communist terror.
House of Traditions
It is possible to learn about the Latvian folk traditions by working practically, participating in workshops and classes in the House of Traditions. Traditional Latvian festivities are celebrated here, folk craft workshops, exhibitions, training sessions on playing folk musical instruments, seminars on traditional Latvian festivals, games and dances, as well as dance evenings, conversations and discussions on preservation of intangible cultural heritage are held here.
A unique 6-km long engineering structure along the bank of the Daugava River, which not only protects the city against floods, but also serves as a road.
Daugavpils Railway Station
Daugavpils is a railway hub with 5 railway lines. The present building of the railway station was constructed in 1951.
Daugavpils synagogue Kadish built in 1850 is located at 38 Cietoksna Street. The Jewish of Daugavpils and Latgale museum is located on the 2nd floor of the synagogue.
Unity Square is the heart of the city where all the greatest events of the city take place. The Square unites the inhabitants of the city during the most significant events.
Sundial (1910) located in the Daugavpils University public garden.
“Gate of River Daugava” (Slutiski and Ververi scarps)
“Gate of River Daugava” is peculiar narrowing of the ancient valley of Daugava down the Slutišķi village, the narrowest section of the valley between the scarp of bank in Slutišķi and the scarp of bank in Ververi.
The Daugavpils Theatre is one of the oldest professional theatres in Latvia. It is the only professional theatre in Latgale.
Central park in modern park with numerous flower beds and plants is a real jewel in the heart of the Daugavpils city.
Public Garden of Daugavpils University
The features of the square are a small fountain, a bust of the poet Janis Rainis (by I. Folkmanis, 1966) and a Sundial.
The Sculpture Garden is decorated with the works of Latvian sculptors and magnificent carpets of flowers.
Dedication to Rothko Memorial Monument
Dedication to Rothko memorial monument that was created by the artist Romuald Gibovsky, was erected on the picturesque bank of the River Daugava – the source of the brightest impressions of the artist’s childhood.
The development of the park was actively supported by Pavel Dubrovin (1839–1890), who was the city mayor from 1876 to 1890. The park was named after its creator, and not far from the fountain there is a monument to Pavel Dubrovin.
Daugavpils Fortress Culture and Information Centre (Water Tower)
Daugavpils Fortress Culture and Information Centre is established in the building of a former water tower the foundations of which were laid in 1865. Previosly the building was a component part of the fortress water – supply system and also provided water to the fountain in the fortress boulevard.
Rīgas Street – Walking Street
About half a kilometer long Rīgas Street is the busiest street of the city leading from the Daugavpils railway station to the Daugava River, with a passage through the embankment to the former landing place.
Lake Rici and Perkule Scarp
Rici lake is located in the border zone and it is included in Silene Nature Park. The picturesque view of the lake can be seen from the Perkule Scarp – a steep shore of Rici Lake, where also the recreation place is located.
The dominating structure of the historical centre of the Daugavpils is the Unity House built during the years of the First Republic (22a Rīgas Street).
Slutishki Scarp is located in Daugavas Loki Nature Park and it is the biggest outcrop of Quaternary rock on the territory of Latvia which is located in Daugava river’s valley. Its height is 40.9 m, but length – 400 m. There is a recreation place on the Slutishki Scarp.
The Centre of Russian Culture (Russian House)
The Centre of Russian Culture offers unique expositions: Old Believers in Latvia, The Orthodox in Latvia, Pictures by Pyotr Khudobchenok, Gzhel Ceramics, Khokhloma Ware, Dinaburg Fortress in the War 1812.
The Historical Centre of Daugavpils City
The historical centre of Daugavpils city is an architectural heritage of national importance (the construction work was carried out in the 19th century according to the project endorsed in St Petersburg in 1826). The historical centre is the greatest attraction of the city and one of the most successful examples of balancing the aspects of ancient and modern times.
Red Bricks Buildings in Daugavpils
Daugavpils is exceptionally rich in red brick buildings. The shape-forming techniques typical of eclecticism that were applied in the facades of these buildings even many decades later make one appreciate and admire the striking accuracy of detail.
Daugavpils Fortress is a unique cultural and historical architectural monument of national importance. Daugavpils Fortress is also considered as the last bastion-type fortress in the world that has been preserved without any significant alterations since the early 19th century.
Ostrova Birdwatching Tower
There is a sightseeing tower on the narrow peninsula between lakes Lukna, Viski and Boltaru, from which these lakes and the hilly landscape of the surroundings can be seen. A well-equipped recreation place “Udensrozes” is located near.
Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre
Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre is a multifunctional complex of contemporary art, culture and education situated in the Arsenal building at Daugavpils Fortress. It is the only place in Eastern Europe where the original masterpieces of the famous painter and the founder of the abstract expressionism Mark Rothko can be seen.
Art Nouveau buildings
Art Nouveau buildings in Daugavpils located at 41 Saules Street, 55 Saules Street and built at the end of the 19th – the beginning of the 20th century.
Polish Culture Centre in Daugavpils
Polish Culture Centre in Daugavpils popularizes Polish language, the culture, the history and national heritage. The Centre organizes exhibitions, concerts, festivals and other cultural events.
It is at least 36 m high cliff from Quaternary rock, the slope of which reaches 38 degrees. Beautiful view of peculiar narrowing of the ancient valley of Daugava -“Daugava gates” can be seen from the scarp.
Lukna lake is a favorite place for fishing, bird watching and active recreation. There is a well-equipped recreation place and a boat station and pier “Višķi uz viļņa” on the beach near the Viski Technical School, while at the beach of Ostrava, there is both a bird observation tower and a recreation place in. Licensed fishing in Lake Lukna is organized by Višķi Parish Council.
Boat station and pier “Višķi uz viļņa”
Boat station and pier „Višķi uz viļņa” is located near the Višķi Technical School on the shore of lake Lukna. The are available boats, water bikes, catamarans and aquaskipper for rent.
Family House of the Actor Solomon Mikhoels
There is house number 4 on Mihoelsa Street at Daugavpils, where the great actor Solomon Mikhoels was born in 1890. This outstanding person is rightly considered the legend of the 20th century theatre.
The Memorial Plaque to the Count Leon Plater
Daugavpils Fortress was an imprisonment place of downtrodden participants of Polish uprising where leader of the uprising Leon Plater was sentenced to death penalty.
Memorial to Commemorate Victims of the Genocide against Jews and of Daugavpils Ghetto
The Memorial to commemorate the victims of genocide against Jews and prisoners of the Daugavpils ghetto was opened on 10 November 1991, commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the beginning of the Holocaust (author of the memorial – sculptor Oleg Marinoha). The memorial consists of a granite stele with the Star of David cut into it and an inscription on Yiddish “To the Memory of the Children of Israel”, with 16 stone steles placed on both sides of it, symbolically reminding of the memory of the Holocaust victims from various European states.
Memorial place of graves of soldiers of Polish army of the 1st Legion Regiment
Graves of the soldiers of the 1st Legion Regiment of Polish army in Slobudka, near Satiksmes street were the biggest ones in Latvia of Polish soldiers, who fell in Latvian fight for freedom in 1919 -1920, a cemetery, where 500 soldiers were buried. On June 22 in 1928 Latvian President Gustav Zemgals opened a monument at this cemetery.
Forstate Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Church
The church in the urban landscape is distinguished by its pointed tower made in the Gothic style and by light finishing of the facade. In addition, this project combines classical and modern, as the temple of God is located near the cultural and historic wooden building which is typical for Daugavpils.
The open-air art work “ROTHKO”
The open-air art work “ROTHKO” was created in 2015 during the First International Sculpture Symposium „R”. The art work ROTHKO is an identity mark of the artist in environment demonstrating belonging of the artist to Daugavpils city. In inscription there is a name of world known Latvian and American artist who was born in Daugavpils – Mark Rothko.
The open-air art work “GHOST OF THE FORTRESS”
The open-air art work “GHOST OF THE FORTRESS” was created in 2017 during the Second International Sculpture Symposium. The main inspiration for the work came from the Daugavpils fortress. For Daugavpils fortress it is ghost of a war horse, because as a war horse, fortifying structures like the one in Daugavpils was once a crucial military instrument that became obsolete as the progress rolled on.
A picturesque lake, that is included in the Protected Landscape Area “Augšzeme” and in Nature Park “Medumu ezeraine”. On the shore of the lake in Medumi village is located a well-equipped recreation place and a beach. Recreation at the lake is provided by the Recreation Complex “Saulesstari”. Fishing in Medumi Lake requires a license.
Every traveller who wants to be acquainted with Daugavpils should definitely visit the Church Hill that has gathered the churches of four different confessions – Martin Luther Cathedral, Roman Catholic Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, SS Boris and Gleb Russian Orthodox Cathedral and Church of the Community of Old Believers.
Daugavpils Roman Catholic Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Daugavpils Roman Catholic Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary was built in 1905. The church facade with two towers together with the ordently towers is made in the Neobaroque forms, and the Historicist interiors are augmented by a copy of Bartolome Estebam Murillo’s “Immaculate Conception”.
Daugavpils Martin Luther Cathedral
Martin Luther Cathedral designed by V. Neimanis was built in 1893. The church was made in Neogothic style. It has an asymmetrical planning and one tower. The building was constructed of red bricks.
Old Believers’ Church of Resurrection, Birth of Mother of God and St. Nicholas in Jaunbuve
Daugavpils first Old Believers’ church is one of the biggest in the whole Latvia. The church was consecrated in 1928 in honor of the birth of Mother of God and St. Nicholas.
St. Boriss & Gleb Russian Orthodox Cathedral in Daugavpils
St.Boris and Gleb Orthodox Cathedral was built in 1904-1905 and was consecrated on 12 June 1905. t.Boris and Gleb Cathedral in the sense of the use of numerous decorative elements is recognized as the most gorgeous orthodox cathedral of this region. Its building is justly considered as one of the most spacious, richly decorated and arranged orthodox cathedrals not only in Latgale, but also in whole Latvia.
Recreation Complex “Saulesstari”
A great place for celebrations, comfortable for family holidays and other events. “Saulestari” offers accommodation, sauna, hunting, fishing, rent of bicycles, boats, catamarans and water bikes. In winter, there is also a rental of cross-country ski equipment and snowmobiles.
St. Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church in Daugavpils
The church was consecrated in 1897. The church is a one-story wooden log building that is not covered with boards. The pointed towers with four-sided roof are located above the side entrances on the roofs. The part of the altar roof is decorated with a tower, which hexagonal volume supports the cupola with a cross in the form of an onion.
St. Alexander Nevsky Russian Orthodox Chapel
St. Alexander Nevsky Russian Orthodox Chapel was consecrated in 2004. Located in A. Pumpurs public garden (20 Saules Street) on the former site of St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral (1864–1961). The chapel is a memorial structure that has a symbolic meaning, serving as a reminder of the demolished cathedral.
St. Peter’s in Chains Roman Catholic Church
Saint Peter’s in Chains Roman Catholic Church is built in 1848–1849, rebuilt in 1924–1934. It has some resemblance to Saint Peter’s Basilica in Vatican.
Recreation place “Višķezers”
It is located on the bank of lake Viski and offers recreational facilities: accommodation, sauna, banquet hall, sports ground, camping and campfire sites, well-maintained beach, boat, catamaran and bike rental.
“Silene” Nature Park
The nature park ir situated near to the border of Belarus and includes 24 lakes, some of which are located in both countries. European pond turtle, fire-bellied toad, great crested newt and forest dormouse can be found in the marshes and lakes of the park. Black storks, black kites and lesser spotted eagles nest in park’s forests.
Museum “Jews in Daugavpils and Latgale”
Jewish of Daugavpils and Latgale Museum is located on the 2nd floor of the Daugavpils synagogue. The museum exposition tells about Jewish life and living traditions in Latgale and Daugavpils since 1935. The exposition represents the change in the number of Jews, sibling’s stories in photos, household and religious items as well as a variety of publications: magazines, calendars and books about Jews life in Daugavpils and Latgale.
Ruins of the Dinaburg Castle and Castle Model
In 1275, instead of the Naujene mound, the castle of Dinaburg was built by the Livonian Orden Master Ernest von Racenburg. Nowadays only ruins of the castle remained, but there is a stone model of this castle on the mound. Nearby is located Dinaburg Nature Trail and recreation area “Knights glade”.
Dinaburg Castle Trail
Appoximately 1 km long trail, that goes to ruins of the Dinaburg Castle and castle model. Trail offers a great opportunity to experience the knights’ environment – bridges, springs, steep slopes, narrow paths, a true medieval spirit and magnificent nature.
The largest Shmakovka Museum in Latvia. The museum invites to listen to a cognitive story about the oldest Latgalian alcoholic beverage – shmakovka that is the culinary heritage of the region.
The exhibition of “Terra Mariana” album’s facsimile
The exhibition takes place in the lobby on the 2nd floor of Daugavpils University (DU) building, Vienibas iela 13. The album itself is a property of Vatican Library, it was presented to the Pope Leo XIII in 1888 by the inhabitants of the Baltic region as a gift on the 50th anniversary of the Pope’s ordination.
Daugavpils Belarusian Culture Centre
Daugavpils Belarusian Culture Centre offers the excursion „Belarusian House” for pupils.
Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
In the surroundings of Markova Mound, there is a 1.6 km long Markova cognitive trail, where such objects as Markova Mound, Markova Cemetery, Putānu Streem, Putānu Streem Boulder are located.
Daugavpils Water-supply Museum
The museum exposition includes historical documents and photos of Daugavpils water-supply system.
Latvian Museum of Athletics and Bodybuilding History
The museum exhibition is placed in Daugavpils, in Unity House, in the rooms of fitness center. The aim of the museum is to introduce the athletics history to the audience, famous Latvian athletes and their achievements, athletics and bodybuilding competition prizes and to collect materials about the past and present achievements of athletes and systematize the exhibits.
Daugavpils Clay Art Centre
The centre offers the possibility to get acquainted with the cultural heritage of Latgale – ceramics and pottery traditions. This is the only place in Latvia where visitors can see and learn about the hardened Baltic raku ceramics which is being matured in fermented rye-flour liquid.
Monument to the Suffered Inhabitants of Kalupe and Victims of the 20th Century
Three stone composition marks in details the Revolution of 1905, the wars and the experienced pain of export, as well as people’s experienced sufferings in Kalupe.
The Memorial Place of the Former House of Rainis Parents in Randene
Father of Rainis Krishjanis Pliekshan rented Randene from 1869 till 1972. House was destroyed during the Second World War – тow at the place of the former house you can see the memorial sign.
Memorial Place to Victims of Genocide – to the Shot Jews in Viski and Dagda
The mass murder place of where Jews from Viski and Dagda is located in Klana Viski, Viski parish. In 2001 the memorial place was built and a small granite stone was placed here.
The mark of the most southern point of Latvia “Saules puke”
Sculptor Vilnis Titans created four granite sculptures and placed them in the most remote locations in Latvia within the project “Latvia in the Sun’s Sign”. “Saules puķe” denotes the farthest southern point.
The Monument to the Polish Soldiers who were killed in Latvian War for Freedom (1918-1920)
In Catholic cemetery in Viski, near the entrance on the left side, there is a mass grave of 20 soldiers of the I and V regiment of the I Legion, who fell in the battle near Vishki and Dubna.
The Grave of the Teacher of Janis Rainis Gustav Bazeners
German language teacher of famous Latvian poet Janis Rainis – Gustav Bazeners (1827-1883), who worked at the German school in Griva, was buried in Berkeneles Lutheran Cemetery.
Grave of Birkineli Estate Owner Vidzeme Landmarshal Hamilkar fon Felkerzam
The former owner of Birkineli estate Vidzeme landmarshal Hamilkar von Felkerzam is buried at the Lutheran cemetery in Birkineli.
Cemetary of Polish Army Soldiers Killed in Latvia Liberty Battles (1918-1920) in Laucese
There are two Polish soldiers’ burial places at the Catholic cemetery in Laucese. The Polish soldiers who have fallen on September 27 and 28 in 1919 and January 1920 in the battles for Griva bridge are buried there.
Daugavpils Bat Centre
Daugavpils Fortress is a place where the second largest in the Baltic States hibernating bat colony inhabits. The fortress walls with a high humidity, as well as a special microclimate in the fortifications create favorable conditions for dwelling. Exposition of the Daugavpils Bat Centre is located in the lateral room of the Niсholas Gate in Daugavpils Fortress.
“Bunker” gallery is located in the basement of an apartment building in the authentic Soviet-era bunker with the heavy original metal door. There are more than 300 exhibits that belongs to different periods of history: the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century, World War I and World War II, Latvia’s first independence period and Soviet time.
Here, in the artificially created jungles, visitors can see spotted pythons, spectacled caimans bathing in the sun, red koi carps swimming in the ponds, playful macaques and sugar gliders jumping in the lianas and other swimming, whistling, crawling, hopping and flying tropical creatures.
“Klūga” Studio of a National Applied Art
Artists use natural materials for creating their elegant products – wicker, cane, straw.
Monument to the Fallen National Partisans
The monument to 5 fallen national partisans is erected at Misteli cemetery. It was designed by the sculptor I. Folkmanis.
Memorial Stone to Emilia Plater
The memorial sign is located in Liksna Trails, in the beginning of Emilia Plater path. Emilia Plater (1806 – 1831) is Poland and Lithuanian national hero, who lived in Liksna estate since 1815. She led a patriot combat unit in Latgale and Lithuania during the time of Polish uprising, which happened in 1830-1831.
Memorable Place of Vecpils Cemetery
There are three white crosses in memory of the Old Vecpils Cemetery that was destroyed in 1986 because of the planned construction of the Daugavpils HES.
The Smith Edgars Vronskis
Art metal design, decorative products, demonstration skills. Visitors are invited to try their hand at stamping coins, or souvenir.
The Medieval Cemetery of Slutiski and Ancient Settlement
There is a memorial sign on the side of Slutišķi village, which testifies that there was a Slutišķis medieval graveyard (15th-17th centuries).
The Exhibition of Nature in Daugavpils City Centre Gymnasium
The of Nature exhibition consists of the departments of paleontology, geology, mineralogy, and biogeography.
Memorial stone for writer and ornithologist Karlis Grigulis
The well-known ornithologist and a children’s writer K. Grigulis (1884 – 1972) was born in Stumpuri of Saliena parish where he spent his childhood. The stone was erected in 1994.
Museum of Paleontology of 10 High School
There is the collection of famous craftsman Pyotr Khudobchenok in the basis of museum of paleontology. The craftsman Pyotr collected the exhibits during 30 years and the most of them were found on the banks of rivers Daugava and Gauja.
The first escape room in Latgale. Escape room is a quest game in reality, intelectual entertainment for a 2-5 people team.
The Jewish Cemetery in Viski
The cemetery started at the beginning of the 19th century. It was used also by Somerset (now Aglona) Jews. The oldest gravestones are stone steles at the cemetery that date back to the 50-90s of the 19th century. Most of the monuments are well preserved.
Counts Engelhardt Family Cemetery
It is located near the former manor castle Sengeida, it was built by count Eugene von Engelhart. In 1996-1997 cemetery was restored and cleaned up by old baron’s grandson, Baron Sigvard von Engelhart.
Cemetary of Polish Army Soldiers Killed in Latvia Liberty Battles (1918-1920) in Jankiski
The white concrete cross with a black granite plate and the inscription in Latvian “The cemetery of Polish soldiers fallen for Latvian independence in 1919-1920” is erected here.
Boat trips on the Daugava River on a raft “Sola” or boat “Dina”
Boat rental “Beibuki” in Daugavpils offers trips along the Daugava River with motorised raft “Sola” and boat “Dina”. When going on trips along Daugava River it is possible to choose and coordinate the length, duration and direction of the water route.
Grave steles at Old Believer’s Cemetery in Krivosejeva
Near Old Believer’s prayer house, there are two Old Believer’s cemeteries, where it is possible to observe the steles of the 19th century.
Tombstone at Moscow (Maskovska) cemetery
In the vicinity of (Maskovska) Orthodox Church, on cemetery, there is a gray granite monument in the form of a phallus. Barely visible inscription: “devica” (virgin) is buried there and the years of her life (1864-1884), can be seen on the granite base.
Esplanade Rest Park
Esplanade Rest Park is the first bike park in the Baltics covering an area of 4 hectares in the urban environment. This park includes a variety of areas – a skatepark, an asphalted cycling track, an adventure trail and a children’s area. The park is multifunctional and is adapted for 8 different vehicles – mtb, bmx, street, balance bike, skateboard, longboard, roller skates and scooter.
“Wake It” Wakepark
“Wake It” Wakepark is located at Rugeļi Reservoir in Daugavpils and it is suitable for both professionals and beginners. The track features one kicker. There is an opportunity to rent SUP boards and easily glide across the surface of water or hold competitions for speed.
The Workshop of Woodcarver Varis Vilcans
Varis Vilcāns a woodcarver and blacksmith, who calls himself craftsman of weird things. During the visit to his workshop, it is possible to observe woodcarving process, participate in forging and shoot with a bow and crossbow.
Recreation area “Sventes Rasa”
Recreation area “Sventes Rasa” offers you a great rest on the shore of Lake Sventa: guest houses, picnic places, SUP boards, catamaran rental, windsurfing equipment rental, boat rental, fishing and a wonderful sunset.
Roman Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Liksna
Liksna Church was build in Neo-Gothic style. The building of Catholic Church in Liksna was finished in 1913. Churchs silhouette is the most important landscape dominant of Daugava valley in environs of Kosa Lake.
Jaunborne chapel (crucifix)
There is a bricks chapel in Jaunborne, with a niche, in which there is the Virgin Mary’s permanent assistant painting in a wooden frame.
St. George Roman Catholic Church in Ambeli
Catholic church in Ambeļi displays typical use of local traditions of wood-building of 18th-19th centuries in sacral architecture, its structure represents work of professional painting and sculpture experts of baroque period.
Blessed Jesus’ Heart Roman Catholic Church in Demene
The construction of the Demene Church was started in 1932, but the Second World War stopped this plans. During the Soviet times here was a place of entertainment. Sacral meaning this building regained in the 80’s, but fully completed and consecrated in Church was only in 1992.
Elerne Ascension of Lord Jesus Roman Catholic Church
The building of the Elernes Church was constructed in 1650 by Heinrich Tienen. Until 1761 it served the needs of the Lutheran Church, but later the Lutherans exchanged with Catholics with the Sīkele Church. The architecture of the church, in both volume and details, is in correspondence with other churches that were built in the territory of the Courland Duchy of that time.
Daugavpils Olympic Centre
Visitors of the centre can use 25 m swimming pool with 6 lanes, depth 1.35 m – 1.85 m and 12 m x 6 m small swimming pool, depth 0,95 m. For relaxation, the excellent solution is the spa zone which additionally offers the sauna, steam bath and massage baths to combine with a refreshing swim.
DAUGAVPILS ICE HALL
Daugavpils Ice hall, hockey, figure skating
St. Ilija Orthodox Church in Malinova
The current St. Ilija Orthodox Church in Malinova is a rebuilt priest’s house. In 2010, the Culture House, located on the site of the former church, was burned down, now on this site new Orthodox Church is being restored.
Old Believers Chapel in Rubeniski
The chapel is build in 1907. Chapel has repeatedly lost its sacred meaning, but since 2003, the it has been repaired with the help of renewed parish. Local residents and Old Believer communities of Latvia help the church.
Leisure complex in “Good Stay DINABURG SPA” Hotel
Hotel “Good Stay Dinaburg SPA” offer guests to rejuvenate and relax after a long working day or a long journey, as well as to organize a banquet or corporate event up to 25 people with the possibility to order meals from the restaurant in recreation complex.
Maskovska’s (Moscow) St. Virgin Shelter Orthodox Church
Built and consecrated in 1879. The church’s altar is simple, without ornamentation. Especially expressive is church gates built in Novgorod style and several ancient icons.
Roman Catholic Church of St. John the Baptist in Viski
Catholic Church in Viski was built in period 1908 – 1925. It is significant national landmark, one of the few sacral buildings in Daugavpils region that was built of abated stones and belongs to one-tower basilica crucifix church type.
Old-believer’s Chapel in Bondariski
Old-believer’s Chapel in Bondariski was built between 1920 and 1930. The volume composition of the building is very simple: a single volume with a gable roof, a rectangular bell tower that “grows” from the roof and is covered with four-sided tent. The building is preserved in the authentic form.
Krivosejeva Old Believers Chapel
Krivosejeva Old Believers Chapel is built in the beginning of the 20th century, around 1906. The roof was erected in 1926. The chapel are built in the log house technique and clad with horizontally painted boards. Alongside the temple there is an Old Believers’ Cemetery, where you can see ancient unique grave monuments – steles.
Park Hotel Latgola’s sauna and Jacuzzi
“Park hotel Latgola” offers: healthy relaxation at our hotel after an intense day, therefore we offer to improve their feeling of comfort in the sauna and in the bubbling Jacuzzi. The lounges can accommodate 20 people with comfort.
Old-believer’s Chapel in Ascuki
The present chapel was built in 1910 at the place of the former chapel. After the Direktive “On Toleration” in 1905, Old Believers were allowed to build religious buildings and to build up their cemeteries.
Olimpija Sport Complex
The Pearl of Olimpija is Speleoclimatic chamber with a magnificent microclimate, made from salt layers, which over 250 million years ago. Offers: 25 m swimming pool, bathhouses, salt bathhouse, bio-bathhouse and hot tubs-spa.
Protection of the Holy Virgin Chapel in Danisevka
The chapel that has been preserved till nowadays, probably was built after 1905. The only decorative accent is a small diamond-shaped window over the entrance. The common image of the chapel has been created thanks to the precisely found proportions of shapes.
Orthodox Church of St.Peter and Paul in Danisevka
Church is located in a picturesque place Daniševka, near the Lake Lukna. The building was built and consecrated on August 31, 1908. There is a grave of the first pastor of this church – I. Digilev (1869-1933) in the church garden.
St. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church in Laucese
Catholic Church is wooden building built in period from 1921 till 1923 in place of old wooden church (1797), which burnt down in 1920. This was one of the oldest churches in Zemgale owned by landlords Ludvinghauzens-Volfs.
Egypt’s Lutheran Parish Church
The church was built in Vilkumiests by landlord A.Oettingen in 1823. In 1863 the church’s tower was built. During World War I it was destroyed, and during World War II – absolutely vandalized.
Berkenele (Birkeneli) Lutheran Church
Church building (1830) was built for Friedrich von Klopmann’s funds. The tower’s peak is decorated with an ornamental windshield, but the church has not been functioning for many decades since the Soviets have seized it.
Mark Rothko Art Centre residences
Daugavpils Rothko Art Centre residences have 10 comfortable and cozy rooms, which together are able accommodate up to 14 guests. Residences are located 2 km from the city centre, just a 10-minute drive from the bus station and railway station.
St.Virgin Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Nicgale
Stone building of the church was built in the Neo-Gothic style by order from Count Henrih Plater-Zyberk in 1863.
St.Family’s Roman Catholic Church in Aukskalne
Church is 18.5m long and 8.5m wide wooden building covered with bricks. Church was consecrated in 1947. Previous church burnt down in 1944, and most of building materials for the new church was donated by parish members.
Old-believer’s Chapel in Panteliski (Briveri)
The chapel was built in the late 19th century. It was made of logs and is covered with horizontal boards. There is a high bell tower covered with the unusual four-sided roof. The windows are decorated with jamb, which is ornamented with woodcuts.
Holy Virgin’s Old Believer Chapel in Voitiski
The Old Believer community in the village of Voitiski was founded in 1740. The first chapel was a wooden blockhouse, without a footing, with a straw roof. Срapel suffered from fires several times, so in 1979 it was decided to build a stone chapel.
Zemgale Catholic Church
It was consecrated in 2006. The church is located in the building of the previous estate and in Zemgale station building (1928).
Russian Orthodox Church of George the Victorious in Januciems (Fabijanova)
It was build thanks to August Pfug project and was consecrated in 1878. The building is made of chipped stones with a filling of a splinter. The corners and the edges of the church are made of red bricks, produced in the Kalkuni brick factory.
Lutheran Church in Demene
The church was built in 1895–1896. The project author is the architect Wilhelm Neumann. The church is a small, one-volume hall-type building with one-tower facade. The building has a gable roof. Now, the building is laid up and is not used.
Bicycle service “VVS VELO”
Bicycle service “VVS VELO” offers all types of bicycle repair and maintenance.
St. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church in Jezupova (Juzefova)
The building of Jezupova (Juzefova) St. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church was started in 1934 and was finished in 1961. After the building was finished the church was taken from the parish and there was established club. In 1989 the church was returned to the parish.
Silene Roman Catholic Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Present-day wooden building of Silene Roman Catholic Church was built in 1913, not far from the burnt down chapel that was built in 19th century. Silene Church is one of the largest wooden churches in Riga’s Metropolis.
Kalupe Sacrament Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Altar
The church was built from red bricks in the period from 1861 to 1882. It has cross-shaped form without towers.
St. Michael’s Archangel Roman Catholic Church in Svente
In 1800 landlord Casimir Plater-Zyberk in Svente built stone church in honor of the Trinity. Sacral building was consecrated in honor of Michael Archangel.
Visit shop “O!Marta” for souvenirs, textile, haberdashery, arts, crafts, wool, eco-products, Latgalian literature and music.
Medumi St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church
The church was built in the period from 1933 till 1935 according to the project of architect Pavlov under the supervision of J. Klonis at the expenses of the parish.
St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church in Sprukti
St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church in Sprukti was built of cement bricks at the expenses of the parish and the bishop in 1933 – 1938.
Jesus’ Heart Catholic Chapel in Dubna (Varsavena)
Chapel was built in 1800 as a wooden octagonal building with an extension of the altar part. This is the only sacred building of this type in the Daugavpils district.
St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Saliena (Tartaks)
Saliena Church was built in 1894 from abated rocks and it had brick lining inside. Church was consecrated in 1895.
“SOLO” Shopping Centre
“Solo” is located in the heart of Daugavpils in one building together with hotel “Park Hotel Latgola”. In the premises of the shopping park there are 62 shops.
Skrudaliena Orthodox Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
In 1862 in Skrudaliena was built new wooden church that became the parish church in 1872, as a new belfry and cupola, as well as an iron roof was built up.
“DITTON NAMS” Shopping and Entertainment Centre
“DITTON NAMS” Shopping and Entertainment Centre is the largest in southeast Latvia that provides options for having a rest and shopping at one place.
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Orthodox Church in Lipiniski
The church was built in 1906 and was consecrated in 1908. The church was constructed in the form of a cross in Byzantine style and is made of red bricks and has two towers. There are a lot of decorative elements in the facade design.
Old-believer’s Chapel in Korolevscina
Chapel was built in 1918. Later it was rebuilt – as a result new forms are similar to the motifs of the Protestant churches, and they were probably borrowed from the surrounding cultural environment in Latgale and testify the process of the mutual influence between the two cultures.
Old-believer’s Chapel in Krivani
The Chapel was built in the 20th century. The building has one tower and several windows of different sizes with decorative shutters.
Old Believer’s Chapel in Medumi
The available sources indicate different dates of the prayer house building – in the range from the early 20th century until 1940. The chapel is interesting because it gives the idea of how the religious building of Old Believers looked till 1905, at that time, when they were not allowed to give a recognizable form to their churches.
Sikele Lutheran Church
It was built in 1819. At first the church belonged to the Catholic community, but it was given back to Lutherans instead of Elerne church in the second half of the 18th century.
Holy Cross Roman Catholic Church in Jaunborne
Built in 1859 at will of Polish landlord Julius Sivickis. It was rebuilt in 1890 and renewed in 1921. There is a cemetery around the church, where are burials of Sivickis family.
Located in Vecracina of Naujene parish on the right bank of the River Daugava, 2.5 km to the south of the railway station in Izvalta. The settlement is surrounded by a deep ravine (depth about 18-27 m) from the east and south-east.
Lielborne Manor and Park
Lielborne Manor is the only manor complex in the territory of the Nature Park „Daugavas loki“. There is the old castle, probably built in the 18th century, as well as the new castle built in the classical style in the first half of the 19th century.
The largest number of crucifixes in Latvia is located on the territory of the Vabole parish. After the Second World War, many were destroyed – from 44 crucifixes only 29 remained.
Guest House “Kalnu pūpoli”
Guest house “Kalnu pūpoli” is located on the shore of Lake Sengeida. It offers overnight stays,роомс for celebrations and seminars, соок services for guests, opportunities for recreation, etc.
“Sventes muiža”**** hotel
The hotel offers comfortable rooms, cozy restaurant, smoking salon, billiards, Russian and Turkish baths, jacuzzi, rooms for seminars and conferences, as well as banquets for various celebrations.
Recreation complex “Beļmonti”
“Beļmonti” recreation complex offers three guest houses (20 sleeping places in total), equipped swimming places, fishing on a private lake, boat and catamaran rental, waverunner rental, camping sites, opportunity to visit “Belmonti zoo” , diving and spearfishing, transfer services.
Guest house “Pie vecā kalēja”
Guest house “Pie vecā kalēja” offers banquet rooms, banquet organization, karaoke, accommodation, sauna, pound, place for picnic, children playground, tent sites, fishing and rest possibilities. There is an on-site store and a bar. Packed lunches can be provided.
Guest house “Mežmalas”
Guest house “Mežmalas” offers accomodation and breakfast, banquet rooms, black sauna, sauna adn shower, camping places, children’s playground, fishing in the pond, free parking and off-site service.
Guest house “Pie draugiem”
Guest house “Pie draugiem” offers accomodation in comfortable rooms, sauna and pond, rooms for banquet, children playground, sports field, Wi-Fi internet, free private parking.
Guest house “Ezermala”
The guest house “Ezermala” offers guest house (for 15 persons) with 3 bedrooms, kitchen, fireplace and billiards. There are also 2 bathhouses – traditional and “black” and wide fishing possibilities. There is aslo a boat.
Guest house “Pumpuri”
Gues house “Pumpuri” offers accomodation for 6 persons (3 rooms). For the guests will be provided: free Wi-Fi, spa bath, sauna and a garden. There is a boat and bikes available for guests free of charge. Guests can rent an all terrain vehicle at a surcharge.
Guest house “Saules nams”
Guest house “Saules nams” offers banquet room, everything for your presentation, sauna, accomodation for 18 persons, fireplace and place for tents, sports field, private beach, boat for rent and parking.
Guest house “Rudzupuķes”
Guest house “Rudzupuķes” offers accommodation in comfortable rooms, Russian bath, services of cafe-bar, billiard, free Wi-Fi and banquet organization up to 45 persons.
Guest house “Priedes”
Guest house “Priedes” offers comfortable accommodation, sauna, rest on the shed and fishing opportunities in the Dubna River or Lake Lukna.
Guest house “Stārķis”
Guest house „Stārķis” offers several equipped banquet halls for celebrations, catering services (on request), karaoke, dance hall, russian bath, well equipped beach and place to swim, accommodation. The surroundings of the guest house are suitable for a beautiful photo session.
Guest house “Vintāža”
Guest house “Vintāža” offers rest on the Dervanishki lakeshore, banquet room for festivities (until 45 persons), equiped kitchen, 6 rooms for accommodation (until 30 persons), billiard room, bath, help in laying the table and decorating the room for the festivities.
“Orange Bowling” Entertainment and Recreation Complex
Entertainment and leisure complex “Orange Bowling” invites visitors to enjoy modern bowling with 10 lanes and world famous brand “Brunswick” equipment. “Orange Bowling” welcomes guests to play air hockey, billiard and various non-gambling games.
“Daugavpils Tarzāns” Adventure Park
In Daugavpils, near Lielais Stropu Ezers lake, there is a tourism attraction – adventure park “Daugavpils Tarzāns”. Obstacle park is suitable for children as well as for adults for active leisure. It will be interesting for both children and adults, since the tracks are tailored to different interests. The park consists of 9 obstacle tracks with different degrees of difficulty.
Cottage “Meža skuķi”
Cottage “Meža skuķi” offers rest in separate guest cottage with sauna. For active recreation there is available basketball basket and a playground, mini-football and hockey gates, fishing, mushroom and berry picking.
Cottage “Pakrasti” offers 2 log houses, a nice country bath with slots, sheds by the lake and the beach, boat rental, tent sites, sports and children’s playground, fishing and underwater hunting opportunities.
Holiday houses “Beibuki”
Sport club “Beibuks” offers rest and accommodation services up to 40 persons on the Daugava river bank, on the “Daugavas Loki” Nature Park’s territory in 14 km from Daugavpils on Krāslava direction. There are boats, silence and peace on the Daugava river bank. Boat and wooden raft rental are available.
Accomodation “Raiņa māja Berķenelē”
The memorial house of Janis Rainis in Berkenele offers overnight accommodation in 4 bedrooms with 10 beds with possibility accommodate 20 extra persons, kitchen spaces, tent places in the garden and comfortable rooms for seminars, parties, creative camps, plenary sessions, celebrations.
Cottage “Vīrogna” offers accommodation in a pleasant countryside, bath with a banquet hall, tent places, fire place, sports ground, fishing opportunities and possibility to harvest and mushroom in the pine forest.
Cottage “Gaišā” offers accommodation, sauna, banquet hall, fireplace hall, sports field with a volleyball net, tent places, fire place, children’s playground, fishing opportunities and boats, the possibility to cook a fish soup.
“Ozianna” camping offers comfortable rest in camping houses on the Daugava river bank; kitchen, tent sites, trailer sites, bath, sports field, rest in an arbour, bicycle rental, boat rental, fishing opportunities, fire places, rental of grill, bowl and pot for preparing food on open fire.
Silene Resort & Spa****
For accommodation Silene Resort & Spa offers comfortable villas with all modern conveniences, free Wi-Fi and individual parking, cozy rooms in our hotel, as well as equipped locations for camping. For more active leisure Silene Resort & Spa offers: a rope course “Lynx trail” with various obstacles, the 400-meter flight over the lake, paintball, “Bear Hunting” game and equipment rent(various elektroskooters and bicycles, boats, catamarans, water motorcycles and many others things).
Viski Craftsmen Village
Crafts (the three-dimensional ceramic panels, woodwork (the ceramist Valdis Grebežs), wickerwork (Pūpoli studio), demonstrations of craft skills. A familiarization with traditional Latvian national musical instrument – kokle.
Vecsaliena (Chervonka) Manor Castle
Vecsaliena (Chervonka) castle was built in 1870 in the Neogothic style and is located in a bend of the park, which was created in the 19th century. This picturesque building with a dynamic and complex composition of the volume is a real fairy-tale castle.
Excursion around the orchard, apple warehouses and processing shops are offered by the hosts.
Ilgas Manor Castle
Designed by architect Wilhelm Neimann, the building was constructed in the second half of 19 c. as hunting palace of manor Ilgas.
The Memorial in honour of the fallen German soldiers of the World War II
In Daugavpils you can visit the biggest reconstructed German soldiers’ cemetery in Eastern Latvia in honour of the fallen in World War II, where 3000 soldiers are buried and among them also Latvians. Graveyard is denoted with groups of crosses.
Leisure complex “SanMari” SPA centre
Leisure complex “SanMari” SPA centre features swimming pool, sauna and Turkish bath.
Kayak rental in Daugavpils
Those in favour of active leisure and nautical tourism are welcome to try SOT (sit-on-top) kayaks, equipment and various nautical tourism routes.
“VIP Style” Cosmetology Centre
Cosmetology centre offers a selection of various beauty, rejuvenation and health procedures.
Guided city tour “Daugavpils through tram windows”
Guests and locals are welcome to discover the Daugavpils rhythm traveling on a tram built in Rīgas Vagonbūves Rūpnīca (Riga Wagon Factory) at the end of 20th century.
“Erfolg” Sauna with a swimming pool
Sauna is situated in the silent part of Daugavpils. Excellent venue for different events – parties or family gatherings.
Art Studio “Putra”
Art studio “Putra” is an artist’s Oksana Vronska graphic workshop established in cooperation with forging studio “Edgara Vronska kalēju studija”. Visitors are invited to attend various graphic technique lessons and demonstrations. Graphic lessons develop dimensional imagination, creative thinking and fantasy, and helps to bring into life interesting ideas.
The hostel is located in 2 km from Daugavpils – Rēzekne highway (A13). The hostel is located close to the Luknas lake beach, boat station, Vishki stage and Vishki stadium.
Guest House “Manturi”
New and comfortable wooden bath and the house of celebrations is a great place for rest and celebrations.
“ULTRA” SPORTS SOCIETY
Tandem paragliding and motor hang gliding with an instructor. Teaching paragliding/hang gliding and pilot certification. Flights using a winch at Griva aerodrome. Air shows. Aerial photography.
Nature SPA, Silene Resort&SPA****
The Nature SPA offers guests not only to enjoy the beauty and tranquility of nature, but also to improve their well-being while at the same time being in harmony with themselves and nature.
Paintball and Lasertag “Paintball D”
Paintball is a modern, quickly evolving adrenalin sport, which requires more than just speed, agility, strength and a good physical condition. During paintball you will need a great deal of tactical thinking while staying coolheaded. You will experience joy and euphoria from victory as well as disappointment, when you find out how easy it can be to lose.
Monument to the fallen in Afghanistan War
The monument was unveiled in 2017 in Jātnieku Street Square. The monument commemorates those who died in Afghanistan War.
The Monument to the 10th Aizpute Infantry Regiment of Zemgale Division soldiers fallen in the Latvian War of Independence
On November 14, 1924, in the garden of the Daugavpils Fortress, a monument of remembrance to 44 soldiers of the 10th Aizpute Infantry Regiment of Zemgale Division, who died in the Latvian War of Independence, was unveiled. During the Soviet period the monument was destroyed. On 2017 the monument has been restored to its original state. With an official opening ceremony the restored monument was unveiled on November 14, 2017.
Lielais Stropu Lake
Lielais Stropu Lake is the largest water body in Daugavpils that attracts many holidaymakers during the summer season. Every year International Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) designates a Blue Flag Award for high environmental and quality standards to Central Beach of Lielais Stropu Lake.
“Funny Land” Children’s Entertainment Centre
“Funny Land” Children’s Entertainment Centre is one of the biggest children’s entertainment centres in Latgale with an area of 350m2. The centre is located within a short driving distance from the city centre and 300m away from the public transport stop. The parking for 20 cars is available nearby.
“Playday” Children’s Entertainment Centre
The biggest entertainment complex in Latgale with an area of more than 500m². Various entertainment facilities available for both children and teenagers. The entire playground is divided into zones where children of different ages can play together without interfering with each other. It is also possible to celebrate birthday parties in a separate room. There is a mini café available where you can have a snack or drink.
Camping offers tents sites, fireplaces, electricity, refrigerator and water.
Outdoor tennis courts
Daugavpils Tennis Club offers 4 outdoor tennis courts and a rental of equipment. The tennis courts are located in a picturesque place – Stropi pine forest. There is a rental of tennis rackets and balls, as well as professional coach service is available.
Boating routes in Lielais Stropu Lake
Boating with canoes offers various routes around Lielais Stropu Lake and Mazais Stropu Lake.
JuRita Mini Zoo
In Zoo you can meet alpacas, lamas, kangaroos, dwarf sheep and goats, ponies, donkeys, horses, rabbits and other animals.
Salon Antique “Housevintage”
The salon offers to view and purchase historical furniture, dishes, clocks a.o. interior objects from the late 19th and early 20th century.
“I Love Daugavpils” an open-air art object
An art object “I Love Daugavpils” is installed in the Daugavpils city centre on the square near the Saint Peter’s in Chains Roman Catholic Church.
Boat and water bike rental „Stropu Vilnis”
The Blue Flag beach of Lielais Stropu Lake “Stropu Vilnis” offers rental of water bikes, row-boats and kayaks.
Family Digital Activity Hub of Latgale Central Library
Family Digital Activity Hub is a great place for recreation and entertainment with family and friends. Digital Activity Hub is the place to explore the technology of the 21st century. A wide range of entertainment is available: board games, developing and educational books and hub’s technological equipment –interactive bicycle ride, virtual reality glasses, kinetic quiz collection, Xbox One games collection.
Electric scooters for rent
E-scooter rental service is available for fans of the outdoor activities in Daugavpils. The scooter has a headlamp and backlight, so it is safe during the night time. Protective helmet and additional knee and elbow pads for children are available.
The exposition “My Latvian Stories” in Daugavpils Medical College
This is a new permanent exposition that tells about the history of Latvia from the foundation of the country to the present day. A very cozy exposition with patriotic title “My Latvian Stories” is located in Daugavpils Medical College and is waiting for its visitors.
Guest House “Bajāri”
On the second floor of the guest house “Bajāri” are two additional rooms with a double bed in each room and a beautiful view of the night sky.
“ROXY” CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE
More than 200m2 for children’s entertainment. Located in the centre of the city, in the railway station of Daugavpils.
“GARTDA” seedling nursery offers a fascinating journey around the world of flowering peonies, poppies, astilbies, flows, lilies, irises, lavender and other plants. Visitors to the nursery of seedlings can go for a walk in the flowering garden, enjoy the scent of flowers, learn a lot of new, interesting and useful things about growing flowers and producing seedlings.
Electric bicycle, go-cart and SUP board rental “e-bike”
“E-bike” offers electric bicycle, go-cart and SUP board rental service at Central Beach of Lielais Stropu Lake.
Guest House “Fortūna”
The Guest House is a 5-minute drive from the center of Daugavpils. Fountains, swings, trampoline, volleyball and football field, black sauna, pond (fishing is possible), boat rental, several arbours
Central Beach of Lielais Stropu Lake
Central Beach offers a wide choice of leisure activities for everyone – a pedestrian route for walks, which is illuminated at night, a bicycle path for cyclists, an open area for sports activities with the outdoor exercise equipment, a free beach volleyball court and other. A unique lake pontoon construction is available for visitors of the beach. The construction consists of the lake promenade, the 25-meter outdoor swimming pool with 4 lanes, jumping tower and children’s swimming pool.
Medical exhibition with an exposition of birth control items
There is a new permanent exposition devoted to the history of medicine in Daugavpils Fortress next to the “White Horse” Art Gallery. Three halls present a great number of objects, photos and documents that tell us how people were treated in centuries past and gives a brief overview of Daugavpils medical institutions’ history. One of the halls is fully devoted to contraception.
Stropi Active Rest and Sports Track
The active rest and sports track is located in the Daugavpils Stropi Forest. The length is approximately three kilometres (1.1 km – elevation, 2.8 km – plain).
In Lielborne you will find an old park created on the terraces and a 2-kilometer walking trail.
Recreation place “Latgales sēta”
The recreation place “Latgales sēta” is located on the shore of Daugava River in Slutiski, Naujene parish.
Coffee House “What about coffee?”
Coffee House “What about coffee?” is located in Daugavpils city centre. The coffee shop offers special drink – a raf coffee. The drink is famous for its thick, rich and creamy taste, which melts like an ice cream.
The promenade on Bruģu Street on the bank of the Daugava River
On the right bank of the Daugava River, in the vicinity of Gayok district the Bruģu Street promenade has been built. It is aimed at giving the streets a new, functional look and meaning. After completion of the Bruģu Street promenade, Daugavpils city acquired a new, facilitated area for strolling and enjoying the splendour of nature.
E-scooter rental service in “Park Hotel Latgola” Hotel
E-scooter or Ninebot KickScooter by Segway ES2 is available for rent at the Park Hotel Latgola. It can reach the speed of 25 km/h and it is capable to drive up to 25 km without any additional battery charge.
“WATER LAND” Water Amusement Park
The “WATER LAND” Water Amusement Park is located in Rugeļu Reservoir. Rugeļu Reservoir is located just 4 km from the Daugavpils city centre and is a popular place for recreation.
The park is for relax and walk, where everyone can get acquainted with different birds and animals.
Guest house “Elernes Muiža”
The guest house is meant for relaxation or various events. It is located 17 km from Daugavpils.
Cafe “Kaķis krūzē”
Cafe “Kaķis krūzē” is located on the side of Daugavpils – Riga highway. It is 22 km away from Daugavpils city center.
Camping “Daugavas lokos”
Camping “Daugavas lokos” is located directly between Daugavpils and Kraslava – in the Slutiski village. It is located in a simple, but wonderfully beautiful place, which offers a fabulous view over the bends of Daugava river.
Inflatable water attractions on “Stropu Vilnis” beach
Inflatable water attractions are available on “Stropu Vilnis” beach of the Lielais Stropu Lake that has been awarded the “Blue Flag”. Attractions are provided by the “Chill&Grill” camping.
Boat trips on Daugava River with a “Sikspārnis” boat
“SotKajak Daugavpils” offers boat trips along Daugava River with a “Sikspārnis” boat. During the trip, passengers can see the Unity Bridge, Daugavpils districts, Daugavpils Fortress and get to know the biological diversity of the river and its coasts.
Souvenir machine “SANRI AAATR BOX”
The first souvenir machine “SANRI AAATR BOX” where you can buy original souvenirs made by local artists and craftsmen is located at the conjunction of Rīgas and Mihoelsa streets.
Guest house “Kaķis krūzē”
Guest house “Kaķis krūzē” is located on the side of the Daugavpils – Riga highway, near the beautiful neo-Gothic style Blessed Jesus’ Heart Roman Catholic Church in Liksna and Liksna Manor Park.
Lielais Stropu Lake Promenade
There is a 3km long pedestrian pathway on the shore of Lielais Stropu Lake. The promenade connects the Central Beach and the “Stropu vilnis” Beach. It is a great place to go for a walk, breathe in the fresh air, and spend time actively.
“Lorem” Guest House
“Lorem” Guest House is situated in Daugavpils, just 6 km from the historical centre of Daugavpils city, as well as 5 km from Daugavpils Fortress and Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre. It is a two-storey house with 3 bedrooms, kitchen, summer kitchen, dining room and two toilets, one of which is combined with a shower. Guests can use a balcony and a terrace.
Exhibition of Retro Cars “RetroGaraž-D”
Different automobile brands are represented in the exhibition – 22 “Moskvich”, 2 “Zhiguli”, “Volga” and “Mercedes” cars. This is probably the largest “Moskvich” collection in the Baltic States.
Jaunsvente Manor Park
Jaunsvente park was built in the end of 19th century. Park’s area is 5.22 hectares and there are 27 different species of trees.
Viewing platform of Martin Luther Cathedral
The tower stands at a height of 5 houses, and the observation deck is located at a height of about 40 m. It offers panorama of the Church hill.
Music Square in Esplanade Rest Park
Music Square in Esplanade Rest Park is a place for rest and walks in Daugavpils. The central theme of the new recreation and walking area is the sounds of music in an urban environment. There are various music instrument in the open air which allow to both hear and feel the music in its various forms. There are 10 different outdoor musical instruments – drums, xylophone, tube bells and other interesting objects.
Equestrian arena in Mežciems
“Children’s club of equestrian sports” in Daugavpils has existed for 16 years. For a year now, it has been led by 24-year-old Veronika Glukhovata – under her leadership the number of club visitors has grown, and Veronica has big plans for the future. On weekdays, there are fewer visitors – children go to school, so the greatest workload falls on weekends.
“Nicholas Gates – a door to the past” – new historical exposition in Daugavpils Fortress
Daugavpils Fortress Culture and Information Centre presents new historical exposition – “Nicholas Gates – a door to the past”, which is located in Nicholas Gates in Daugavpils Fortress.
Sightseeing tour in Daugavpils Fortress on electric bus
The creators of the Museum of the World War I “Pie Komendanta” offer sightseeing tours in Daugavpils Fortress on an electric bus. During the trip, guests and residents of the city will be introduced to the most interesting and significant objects of Daugavpils Fortress and their history.
Glemping “Daugavas lokos”
In one of the most beautiful places in Latvia, on the bank of Daugava river, is located the new Glemping “Daugavas lokos”.