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Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail

  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
  • Markova Mound and Cognitive Trail
Address
Markova, Naujene Parish, Daugavpils District (Markova, Naujenes pagasts, Daugavpils novads)
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Phone
+371 65471321
Email
naujenesmuzejs@inbox.lv

Markovas Mound is one of the smallest  mounds in Latgale, a national archaeological monument. The mound is located on the gravel hill with a wonderful view of  ethnographic museum of Slutišķi and Daugavas Loki National Park.

In the surroundings of Markova Mound, there is a 1.6 km long Markova cognitive trail. There are several objects located on this trail: Markova Cemetery, Markova Mound, Putānu Streem, Putānu Streem Boulder etc. There are a number of protected plant species, such as snowdrop windflowers and rolling hen-and-chicks.

Freely available to visitors every day.

Free of charge

Excursion offer “The Secrets of Augsdaugava” 
Naujenes novadpētniecības muzejs, +371 65471321, naujenesmuzejs@inbox.lv, www.naujenesmuzejs.lv
Preliminary reservation is obligatory!

The aim of this excursion is to give and insight to the Augšdaugava Landscape Protected Area and Daugavas Loki Nature Park, objects included in the route: Naujene Local History Museum, Vecpils Hillfort, Dinaburg Castle Model and a nature path, Vasargeliski Sightseeing Tower, Markova Cognitive Path, Slutiski Old Believer’s Village and exposition “Slutiski Old Believers’ Rural Court”.
Guide services – 7.00 €  excursion for a group from 1 to 35 persons.