Recreation complex "Rakši"

"Rakši" offers the possibility to enjoy splendor of the Gauja National Park territory in a company of camels, llama, alpaca and guanaco. Here it is possible not only to look at the exotic animals but also caress them, feed with specially supplied treats and go on a hiking tour by entrusting carrying of picnic baskets to llamas.

  • "Rakši"
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Atpūtas komplekss Rakši
  • Atpūtas komplekss Rakši
  • Photo: Rakši
Atpūtas komplekss Rakši
  • Atpūtas komplekss Rakši
  • Photo: Rakši
Atpūtas komplekss Rakši
  • Atpūtas komplekss Rakši
  • Photo: Rakši

“Rakši” is a perfect choice also for the fans of active recreations – tours with gravity mobiles, quadricycles and snowmobiles, attractions for children, boat and raft rental, as well as usage of sports fields is available for both carrying out of different big events as well as pleasant time passing among small group of people.

Weddings, sports games, team building, adventure events, as well as organizing of different anniversaries is the field where a significant experience has been gained, therefore Rakši offers both development and implementation of traditional and non-traditional festivity programs. In the area of 7 ha it is possible to organize recreational, sports and leisure events even for several hundred's of people.

Currently for lodging and events “Rakši” offers three nice log building guests houses that are equipped with everything that is necessary for a great recreation. You will always be welcome in a hot steamy bathhouse with real birch brushes, made-up beds, kitchen zone with all the facilities you need, karaoke equipment and other practical things so you could feel like at home. For special gourmands we offer a possibility to prepare on the grill a trout or sturgeon that has just been caught in a pond.

Getting there: 

Recreation complex is located one hour drive from Riga and 2 km from the mountain skiing parks "Ozolkalns" and "Žagarkalns".

57.275887, 25.193367
  • Languages spoken: 
    • English
    • Latvian
    • Russian
  • Admission fee: 
  • Payment methods: 
    • Cash
  • Creative workshops
  • Cuisine
  • Guide service available
  • Seminars and conferences
  • Souvenirs
  • Themed events
Amenities and Features: 
  • Access for disabled people
  • Free parking
  • Smoker-friendly
  • WC
Working Hours: 

Visiting of animals 10:00 – 18:00
Guest house 00:00 – 24:00

Last updated: 08.09.2014