Latvian forest exploration tour
Start the day with a Latvian forest exploration tour in a company of a local expert.
In Research Forests Mežole learn about: old-growth broadleaved and coniferous forests, forest restauration, biodiveristy measures in managed forests, GHG exchange, climate-smart forestry measures with emphasize on forest on organic soils. Demonstration of tree wind stability tests. Long-term post-fire changes of forest ecosystem.
Close to Cēsis is the village Amatciems, a unique project in Latvia that was developed to realise the desire to live in a well-maintained, poped infrastructure and visual aesthetics creates the image of a premiicturesque property, surrounded by forest and water. The houses are mostly timber framed or log buildings, and their location in each specific property is very carefully considered. The balance between the environment, develum class village, proving the harmony between man and nature. Next to private dwelling houses, the village also offers accommodation for rent and a SPA hotel. Visit one of the houses and learn more about the concept of the village and timber house construction.