A small historical reference
Ligatne - the center of Ligatne region, located in northern Latvia, Vidzeme, at the confluence of the Ligatne river in Gauja River. In 1816, on the river Ligatne paper mill started operating and it was built by the village. Around Ligatne National Park Gauja. The forest on the left bank of Gauja, city below, is a nature conservation area, with a system of marked trails and paths for cycling and horse riding. It dumped to rehabilitate injured animals from all over Latvia. On the banks of the River Gauja out rocks unusual shapes.