About Vidzeme | Discover Latvia Tours
Gauja National Park in Autumn | Tour Hiking in Sigulda-Switzerland of Latvia
Picturesque view on Turaida medieval castle | Tour Hiking in Sigulda-Switzerland of Latvia
Bog trail in Ķemeri National Park | Tour Ķemeri and Cena Bog Walks
Bog trail in Cena bog | Tour Ķemeri and Cena Bog Walks
Fishing boat by the sea | Tour Baltic Sea Coastal Scenery & Cape Kolka
Sigulda trails in autumn | Tour Gorgous Golden Autumn in Sigulda
Sigulda in autumn | Tour Gorgous Golden Autumn in Sigulda
Bog trail in Ķemeri National Park | Tour Ķemeri and Cena Bog Walks
Gauja National Park, river Gauja | Tour Gorgous Golden Autumn in Sigulda
Palace "Jaunmokas" | Tour Tour to Kuldīga
Gauja National Park | Tour Hiking in Sigulda-Switzerland of Latvia
Bog trail of Ķemeri National Park in Autumn | Tour Ķemeri and Cena Bog Walks
Turaida Museum Reserve | Tour Gorgous Golden Autumn in Sigulda
Autumn views in the bog | Tour Ķemeri and Cena Bog Walks
Beautiful and large bog lake | Tour Ķemeri and Cena Bog Walks
Church and cemetery in a fishing village | Tour Baltic sea coast and Jūrmala seaside resort

About Vidzeme

Vidzeme is one of the historical and cultural regions of Latvia. Literally meaning "the Middle Land" it is situated in north-central Latvia north of the Daugava River. Sometimes in German it is also known as Livland- German form from Latin Livonia, though it comprises only a small part of medieval Livonia and about half (Latvian part) of Swedish Livonia.

Vidzeme- World of hills

Kurzeme
  • Ventspils
  • Kuldīga
  • Jūrkalne
  • Liepāja
  • Pape
Vidzeme lies in the north-east of Latvia. In the south-east it is on the border of Latgale, in the south - Zemgale and in the west on the border of Riga district. In the north Vidzeme has the border with Estonia but in the east with Russia. Vidzeme is one of the four historical territories in Latvia. It is famous with its beauty of nature, heritage relating to the history of civilization and ethnical traditions. In Vidzeme you can enjoy the picturesque beauty of rivers and lakes, to rejoice at the landscapes made by woods, meadows, hills and lowlands. When visiting the castles and manors of Middle ages you can feel the breath of history as well as get to know many interesting and fascinating facts about Latvian history, traditions and different life-styles. The ancient towns, each with its charm, its history and culture, keep significant heritage of culture and architecture. While taking a walk along the seaside of Vidzeme where one can find both sandy beaches, stony little bays and sandstone cliffs, you will get an unforgetable relaxation.