Animals and birds

Deer gardens, stables of horses, safari parks, wild horses and cows, exotic birds (peacocks, ostriches, etc.) and animals (camels, llamas, alpacas, chinchillas, etc.), domesticated animals and birds (rabbits, goats, sheep, geese, ducks, chickens). Many farms offer rides on horses or ponies, as well as products such as eggs, goat cheese, ornaments made of ostrich feathers, etc.

  • Deer gardens offer a look at animals from viewing towers, and some allow visitors to feed the animals. Owners offer tours and stories about how deer are bread. Some offer tastings and purchase of meat from hunted animals.
  • Horse stables offer horseback rides, as well as rides in carts or sleds. The rides occur in a fenced area or outside of it, with owners determining routes for the rides. Children usually ride horses which are led by an employee of the relevant farm by the reins.
  • Wild horses and cows can be viewed in large fenced areas. Owners offer tours, talk about the wild animals and their lives, and allow people to take photographs. Tours can be merged with outdoor picnics.
  • Exotic birds and animals can be found in fenced areas, cages or closed areas. Some of the birds and animals are just there to be looked at, while others are used to produce meat, eggs or wool.
  • Traditional farm animals and birds such as rabbits, goats, chickens, cows, etc., can be viewed, fed and petted by children, and photographs can be taken with the animals.
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Latvia

The Lejnieki farm

The farm breeds dairy and meat goats. They make yogurt, cheeses from the goat milk. They also make ecological organic goat's milk soap. In the farm they also grow rhubarb and make syrups and juices from it. You can take a tour, view the animals, taste milk, yogurt, various cheeses, meats sausages, etc.) and purchase the products, as well.

Beautiful sights Mammal watching Distance from countries capital city60 Active season months4-10 Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance
Tour guide services Nearest train station27kmNearest bus stop1500mNearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak RussianHosts can meet at the nearest station
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Latvia

The Indani farm

Adults and children will be able to learn about farm animals, view a collection of ancient tools, enjoy a country sauna with birch and juniper switches, drink herbal tea with honey, and taste carrot buns. During the summer, accommodations are offered in the granary or on the second level of the sauna.

Horseback riding Agriculture For children and teenagers Local lifestyle Distance from countries capital city95 Active season months5-10 Must register in advance Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet) Internet access Accepts tourist groups Accommodation available No pets allowed Accepts individual travellers
Steam bathFarm animalsBBQBirch besomPlace for tentsNo smoking Copier SwimmingBicyclesSports groundHorseback ridingFacilities  appropriate for childrenCross-country skiingBerry and mushroom pickingPicnick areaNature watching Nearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak RussianHosts can meet at the nearest stationProfessional sauna-consultantBabysitting
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Latvia

The Apareni biological farm

The farm is among the lovely hillocks of the Vidzeme highlands, and you can visit a decorative garden with more than 30 birds, including pigeons, pheasants, chickens, water birds, etc. There are picnic facilities and a playground for the kids.

Distance from countries capital city130 Active season months4-10 Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet) Must register in advance No pets allowed Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups
Farm animalsBBQRooms for  festivitiesRooms for seminars ScreenDiaprojectorComputerCopier Facilities  appropriate for childrenTour guide servicesPicnick area Nearest train station34kmNearest bus stop4kmNearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

Cafe Liepas

The cafe- guest house Liepas is situated in Akniste. Guests are offered to try a tasty meal prepared from the owners’ and nearby farmsteads’ biologically grown vegetables, lamb and dairy products. Guests are offered to see, and feed the animals living in the biological farmstead of Liepas as well as get advices on sheep breeding, dairy production and agriculture.

Distance from countries capital city150 Active season months1-12 Accommodation available
Rooms for  festivities BoatsFacilities  appropriate for childrenPicnick area
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Latvia

The More safari park

This is a breeding farm for wild animals. On 170 hectares, the family breeds European elks, fallow deer and white elks (some 400 head in all), as well as wild boar. A tour will allow you to look at the animals up close. You can taste venison foods such as shish-kabob and goulash, and you can purchase dried venison, salami and canned sautéed meats.

For parties Beautiful sights Distance from countries capital city70 Active season months1-12 Accommodation available Optional meals Must register in advance No pets allowed Accepts tourist groups
Outdoor firepalceBBQRooms for  festivitiesPlace for tents Facilities  appropriate for childrenBerry and mushroom pickingTour guide servicesHuntingPicnick areaNature watching Nearest train station12kmNearest bus stop1kmNearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak RussianHosts can meet at the nearest station
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Latvia

Tauri

Bioloģiskā saimniecība, kas atrodas vienā no Latvijas gleznainākajām vietām – Ogres ielejas dabas parkā. Tiek piedāvāta iepazīšanās ar saimniecību – bioloģisko gaļas liellopu, Charolais šķirnes, audzēšanu. Apmeklētāji var doties ekskursijā pa dabas takām, kur ganās govis un iepazīt  Akmeņupīti, dižozolus, Ogres upes krāces, bet pavasaros - lakšu laukus. Produkcijas degustācija un gaļas iegāde.

Walking Beautiful sights Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
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Latvia

Licisi, Ltd.

This is one of Latvia’s first and largest goat farms in Latvia. The owner will offer you an attractive tour, with information about breeding goats and producing dairy products (milk, cheese kefir) – products which you can taste and purchase.

Mammal watching For children and teenagers Agri Heritage Distance from countries capital city34 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups No pets allowed Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
BBQRooms for  festivitiesBirch besomPlace for tentsRooms for seminarsNo smoking Facilities  appropriate for childrenBerry and mushroom pickingTour guide servicesPicnick area Nearest train station1.5kmNearest bus stop1kmNearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak RussianOther languages
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Latvia

z/s Vilcini

Family farm that is working with poultry and selling eggs for incubation and also for food. In the farm you can see different breed of chickens, pearl chickens, geese and Indian runner ducks. While visiting it is possible to feed the birds and rabbits. During the excursion you can get to know the full cycle from the egg to the grown bird.

On the farm they also grow garlic. Garlic farm is open for visitors. They also grow garlic for further planting.

Agri Heritage Distance from countries capital city133 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers
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Latvia

Lauku seta "Keveiti"

Neliela ģimenes saimniecība Vidzemes sirdī ar pašu izaudzētu un izlolotu bioloģiskās lauksaimniecības produkciju aitkopībā, putnkopībā un mājražošanā. Saimniecībai piešķirts bioloģiskās lauksaimniecības sertifikāts. 

Wellbeing Tourism Distance from countries capital city115 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers Optional meals
SwimmingBoatsNature watching Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Klajumi horse farm

The farm features twelve friendly horses from Latvia, Lithuania and Belarus, as well as three eager dogs of various species, along with rabbits, chickens, cows and cats. Here you will feel the true country spirit in four adjoining farms – Klajumi, Ganiņi, Ķemeri and Krasti. The location is near the “Rings of the Daugava” Nature Park, and you can go horseback riding along the border between Latvia and Belarus.

Latvian cuisine: Schnitzel of mushrooms, potato dumplings with dried mushrooms or meat, cream sauce and onions, baked chanterelles with new potatoes, sautéed vegetables and mushrooms, strawberries with ice cream, moonshine liquor.

Special foods: Cranberry fool a la Klajumi

For children and teenagers Active leisure Horseback riding Beautiful sights Agri Heritage Distance from countries capital city275 Active season months1-12 Accommodation available Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance Pre-order required Accepts individual travellers Optional meals Accepts tourist groups
FireplaceSteam bathFarm animalsOutdoor firepalceBBQBirch besomNo smokingLiving room available to guests TV Video FishingSwimmingHorseback ridingHorseback riding instructorRide in horse driven sledgeFootball fieldFacilities  appropriate for childrenCross-country skiingTour guide servicesBicycle trailIce skatingNature trailNature watchingSouvenire shop Nearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak RussianHosts can meet at the nearest stationProfessional sauna-consultant
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Latvia

Griezites Alpakas

The farm offers to see the alpacas up close and even take one for a walk. Find out how the owners shear the alpacas and how they then process the fleece.

Distance from countries capital city114 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance
Farm animals Hosts speak English
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Latvia

The Juri farm

The owners of the farm inherited it. There is a wood house with decorative trim and window shutters. The owners use milk from their own cows to produce cheeses on the basis of old and modern recipes. You can taste the cheese, milk, clotted milk, buttermilk and other dairy products, watch how they are made, and take part in the process yourself. There are also animals to view.

Agri Heritage Distance from countries capital city222 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
Place for tents
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Latvia

The Jaunievinas farm

The farm produces candies, marmalades, syrups and other goodies from quince. During the season, chicken eggs can be purchased. The farm has bred wild horses since 2002, and these can be viewed with the assistance of a guide.

Horseback riding For parties Seminars For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city101 Active season months1-12 Internet access Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups Accommodation available No pets allowed Optional meals Must register in advance
FireplaceSteam bathFarm animalsOutdoor firepalceBBQRooms for  festivitiesBirch besomPlace for tentsRooms for seminarsJacuzzi/Hot tubNo smokingLiving room available to guests ScreenTV VideoComputerCopier HairdryerIronTeapotRefrigeratorGas cookerVacuum cleanerWashing-up-machineCoffee machineKitchen FishingSwimmingBoatsSports groundHorseback ridingFishing equipment rentalHorseback riding instructorRide in horse driven sledgeFootball fieldTable games, etc.Facilities  appropriate for childrenSkiingBerry and mushroom pickingTour guide servicesIce skatingPicnick areaNature trailSouvenire shopBilljard Nearest train station25kmNearest bus stop3kmNeighbour housesNearest shopNearest restaurantNearest townDistance to hosts house Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak RussianProfessional sauna-consultant
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Latvia

The Viesturi mini-zoo of exotic birds

Here you will find African ostriches, a South American rhea, an Australian emu, pearl hens, pheasants and peacocks. You can purchase ostrich and other eggs, as well as souvenirs made of eggs and feathers.

Distance from countries capital city320 Active season months4-10 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
Picnick areaNature trailNature watching Nearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak RussianHosts can meet at the nearest station
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Latvia

Zvaigznu aitas

It is possible to see Latvian dark-headed sheep, learn about the specifics of their breeding, lifestyle and sheepmen branch in Latvia. In addition to the sheep, it is possible to see different birds – turkeys, gees, ducks, chicken  and pearl chicken.
If you plan on watching the animals, leave your own dogs at home.

On the farm there is also situated the Star Space observatory where during the ~ two-hour-long visit you will hear simply presented stories about stars, planets and other topics.After the lecture, outside, in fresh air you will be able to put the acquired knowledge to use, by trying to spot some constellations – how to find them, how they look like, etc. After you learn about constellations, you can observe them in the observatory’s powerful telescope which is open to public use.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city57 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
Farm animals
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Latvia

The IKS Park

The IKS Park organisation offers rural joy, playing around and relaxing at the edge of a forest.  Visitors can engage in crafts, learn about medicinal plants from Latvia in an interactive way and also learn about the properties of same.  There are two different territories.  One is an open-air exhibition of medicinal plants, with six beds of various plants.  Visitors are invited to stroll through the garden and learn about plants that might be useful and appropriate for them.  There is also room for mini-football, a barefoot trail, an “ant trail” that is a relay race with various steps, a pergola and a class to teach about nature.  Second, there is a small farm with workshops and a mini zoo.  Under a large canopy or in a cosy fireplace hall, visitors can try their hand at traditional and modern Latvian crafts.  There is also a chance to play various games, some of which are quite ancient, indeed.  Master craftsmen at the farm offer practical activities that allow visitors to produce their own souvenirs.  Class topics include weaving of blankets from plants, jewellery making, soap making, grinding of flour, etc.

 

 

Distance from countries capital city30 Active season months1-12 Accommodation available Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups
Tour guide servicesPicnick area Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Raksi ZOO

The Rakši leisure venue offers a look at one and two-hump camels, llamas, alpacas and guanacos. Pancakes made of healthy camel milk can be tasted, you can ride llamas or camels, and there are other forms of active recreation, as well.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city85 Active season months5-10 Must register in advance Optional meals Accepts individual travellers Accommodation available Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

The Dobuli mini-zoo

This zoo features sheep, goats, large Chinese pigs, rabbits, various exotic animals and birds. Children love contacts with the various animals, particularly the Japanese macaque which is called Nilsons. The farm has been nominated as a family-friendly place.

For children and teenagers Horseback riding Distance from countries capital city35 Active season months1-12 No pets allowed Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet) Accepts individual travellers Disable Access Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance
Farm animalsBBQ Horseback ridingFacilities  appropriate for childrenTour guide servicesPicnick area Nearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak Russian
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Latvia

Zirgaudzetava "Kroni"

The horse farm Kroni situated in Skulte district offers horseback riding and trainings (there are also season tickets), riding in a carriage or a sledge. Beginners have a possibility to learn the first steps of horseback riding; experienced riders – a chance to train under the supervision of an experienced coach. Riding sessions take place either outside or on a course.You are also offered to try riding in a six-place carriage – a buggy.

Beautiful sights Horseback riding Distance from countries capital city53 Active season months1-12 Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups
Rooms for  festivitiesRooms for seminars Horseback ridingHorseback riding instructorRide in horse driven sledge Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Betas farm

One of the largest meat and dairy farms in Kurzeme, with a herd of around 500 heads of cattle. The farm also breeds most of the types of fowl that are known in Latvia. An informative tour is available, and you can purchase meat, milk and eggs.

Agri Heritage For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city155 Active season months1-12 Optional meals Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups Accommodation available Must register in advance
Rooms for seminars Facilities  appropriate for childrenPicnick areaSouvenire shop Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Priedes pedigree rabbit farm

The farm breeds some 400 rabbits and also grows strawberries. Breeding rabbits, rabbit meat, strawberry plants (3-4 different kinds) and berries can be purchases. Lettuce is available in the spring and vegetables are on offer in the fall. You can take a tour of the farm and learn about rabbit breeding.

Distance from countries capital city150 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

Strausu ferma "Mazzarini"

It is possible to look at African ostriches of different ages; to listen to stories about or of ostriches. It is possible to buy crafts made of ostrich feathers, skin and grease, fresh ostrich eggs.

Distance from countries capital city63 Active season months1-12
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Lithuania

Gliemezu saimnieciba "ASPERSA"

Saimniecībā tiek audzēti Helix Aspersa Maxima sugas gliemeži. Ekoloģiska produkcija. Tie tiek baroti tikai ar vietējiem dārzeņiem un gliemežiem domāto īpašo barību.

Distance from countries capital city75 Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers
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Latvia

RAUDINI

The sauna and  rest place Raudini is a place where you can rest in a comfortable quiet atmosphere, between the sea and the forest.

You will be able to experience relaxation offered by a wooden-heated sauna, wisping with besoms, enjoying the sauna ritual to its fullest and drinking herbal tea. After the wisping you can cool off in the pond with water lilies and, to finish off your sauna ritual we offer chocolate or honey massages.

Here it is possible to rest with your family or a small circle of friends, preparing a tasty meal on the outdoor terrace on the real wooden stove or fireplace. In the evening you will be able to watch the sunset rays in the tree spires.  It is possible to use tent places  outside for spending the night and wait for the sunrise near the sea. Quiet, peaceful and natural coolness.

Local lifestyle Distance from countries capital city120 Active season months1-12
Outdoor firepalcePlace for tents
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Latvia

The Gretes farm

The farm breeds breeding cows (Galloway, Hereford, Limousine, Charolais and Latvian brown species). You can take an informational tour and watch the feeding of calves.

Distance from countries capital city130 Active season months5-10 Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers
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Estonia

Horse-farm TIHUSE

Tihuse farm on Muhu Island is engaged in horse breeding; this place also offers authentic food and a special menu for people with various food intolerances. It is very popular to take a horse ride, followed by a picnic. Lentil cakes are our special treat.

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Latvia

The Mezdruvas farm

Here you can tour a farm which features goats, horses, rabbits, fowl and livestock. Equine therapy is available, as are horseback, pony and carriage rides. You can purchase goat milk, cheese, cottage cheese, kefir and yogurt.

Distance from countries capital city22 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

The Purmalas farm

The farm breeds goats and grows vegetables. You can take a tour, help to milk the goats, and taste and country goodies such as cheese, bread and pierogi. You can also help to make cheese.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city180 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups
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Estonia

EVE DEMITSEVA SEPA farm

The farm makes goat’s milk cheese and other goat’s milk products. Goats, sheep, rabbits and domestic birds are bred here. You can purchase products by ordering in advance, excursions on the farm are organised during summer.

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Latvia

Lauku seta "Ievinas"

The farmyard offers to see the domestic animals, birds and exotic maras  as well as horse-back riding on a pony. You can get a consultation about gardening and breeding small animals. It is possible to buy quail eggs, smoked meats, chicken and birdlings.

Distance from countries capital city157 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

The Silkalni mini-zoo

You can take an individual trip through the mini-zoo or have a guide to accompany you. You will see 16 types of doves, a Vietnamese pigmy pigs, river rats, rabbits, chinchillas, goats, parrots, turtle doves, ducks, geese, chickens, pheasants, and other birds. Children will love feeding the animals and establishing contacts with them.

Distance from countries capital city200 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
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Estonia

SEPA Organic farm

This farm is engaged in dairy farming and rearing chickens; the obtained eggs and milk is processed in its very own dairy plant. You can taste various dairy products, including ice-cream in the farm, and also get to know the entire production process. You can also order meals for a picnic and apply for a dairy product masterclass.

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Lithuania

Dapkų farm

This farm offers education about animals who live there, how they are bred and what the origins of their breeds are.  You can gather eggs, learn to sit on a saddle and ride horses.  The farm has Aberdeen Angus cattle, alpacas, various birds, horses, ponies, rabbits and goats.

Agri Heritage Active season months6-8 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance Accepts individual travellers
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Lithuania

The Kanapecku farm

This farm offers tours for children who can become friends of horses, look at Angus cattle and learn about a dairy farm.  The children are transported in a specially adapted cart that is pulled by a tractor.  The farm plans to purchase some alpacas in 2018.

Agri Heritage Active season months4-10 Accepts individual travellers Pre-order required Accepts tourist groups This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance
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Lithuania

The alpaca farm of R. Neverdauskas

This farm breeds alpacas, llamas, camels, burros, ostriches, Dutch rams, chinchillas and rabbits.  Together with the owners, you can feed and pet the animals and take selfies with them.  Pergolas are part of the charm of the venue, and the local café will offer you coffee and snacks.  You can also purchase souvenirs and things made of alpaca wool.

Agri Heritage Active season months6-9 Accepts individual travellers This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

“Berzzemnieki”

Sēlijā, Zasas muižas parkā, atrodas “Bērzzemnieki”, kur saimnieko Kalnāju ģimene. Atjaunojuši vēsturisko māju un ieveduši staļļos zirgus, ģimene sniedz viesiem iespēju iepazīt zirgus, piedalīties dažādos ikdienas darbos un doties izjādēs, kā arī nakšņot “muižiņā”.

Local lifestyle Distance from countries capital city170 Active season months5-10
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Latvia

Exotic animal park in Dundaga

A park of exotic animals in Dundaga features alpacas, llamas, ostriches, a camel, a blue cow, etc.

Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers
Steam bathFarm animals Facilities  appropriate for children
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Latvia

Ances

Latvian blackhead sheep are in a clean environment at the Ances farm, which is in the Northern Vidzeme Biosphere Reserve near the border with Estonia.  It is in the Naukšēni Parish, where chemical plant protection substances and mineral fertilisers have never been used intensively.  The sheep roam freely during the winter and summer, with fencing to protect them against wolves and wild boar.  The farm only uses female sheep born as twins or triplets, including animals for genetic resources.  All of the sheep come from German blackhead sheep and are only mated with high-quality LT rams in January, February, August and September.

Distance from countries capital city174 Active season months1-12
Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak GermanHosts speak Russian
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Lithuania

The Ziliu family ecological farm

This is a single-family farm, and visitors are welcome to tour it and see white peacocks, pheasants, ducks, chickens, French cattle and white genetic fund pigs from Lithuania.

Agri Heritage Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Pre-order required Accommodation available This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance Accepts individual travellers
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Latvia

Z/S "Imantas"

Zemnieku saimniecības "Imantas" galvenais darbības virziens ir olu ražošana. Te iespējams apskatīt lauku saimniecībā dzīvojošos dzīvniekus un dažādu šķirņu vistas, uzzinot kaut ko jaunu vai sen piemirstu par vistām un olām. Piedāvā arī iegādāties lauku olas.

Must register in advance
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Latvia

Lacisi

The Lācīši farm can be found in the Galgauska Parish to the Southwest of Gulbene.  One of the largest farms in Northeastern Vidzeme, it specialises in grain farming (577 ha), rapeseed farming (295 ha), and various grasses.  It is also a dairy farm with some 100 cows to produce meat and breed calves.  There is an interesting room for meetings and presentations, with large glass windows opening up to the cattle barn.  The farm actively makes use of EU funding.  Contact the farm in advance for tours and exchanges of experiences.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city194 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Optional meals
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Latvia

Biedriba "Latvijas Slieku audzetaju asociacija"

Biedrība "Latvijas Slieku audzētāju asociācija" tika nodibināta 2010. gada 1.septembrī ar mērķi attīstīt sliekkopību un vermikomposta ražošanu Latvijā. Pamatnodarbošanās - vermikomposta ražošana.

Distance from countries capital city63
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Lithuania

The ecological farm of Viktorija Jovariene

The owner of this farm produces ecological vegetables, fruits and berries, and two protected breeds of cows.  She chairs a club for lovers of horses and breeds local breeds of horses.  The owner has a horse breeding museum with more than 1,000 exhibits.  She also organises various celebrations for the Assumption of Mary festival, etc.

Agri Heritage Active season months5-8 Accepts individual travellers Pre-order required Accepts tourist groups This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance
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Latvia

The Kaijas subsistence farm

Go horseback or wagon riding all year long, find contacts with goats, sheep, chickens, turkeys, geese, and ducks, and taste smoked goat cheese. The owner also produces Christmas and other decorations.

Skiing For parties Horseback riding Distance from countries capital city125 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet) Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups
Farm animalsBBQPlace for tents FishingHorseback ridingHorseback riding instructorRide in horse driven sledgeFacilities  appropriate for childrenCross-country skiingPicnick areaNature trailNature watching Nearest bus stop2kmNearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Klimpas farm

The farm breeds more than 150 sheep. There is a location to feed lambs, and the owners organise animal auctions and “Sheep Days” events. You can take a tour of the farm and purchase pedigreed sheep and sheep-related products.

Distance from countries capital city150 Active season months1-12 Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet) Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups
Farm animals Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

Bendiku Piena Aitas

Saimniecībā tiek audzētas gaļas šķirnes (Suffolkas) aitas un piena šķirnes (Ostfrīzijas) aitas. Ganāpmulka aizsardzībai saimniecībā strādā ar sargsuņiem, Pireneju kalnu suņiem, kas ir pasaulē arī plaši pazīstama suņu šķirne mājlopu un mājputnu apsargāšanai no lielākiem un mazākiem plēsējiem.

Saimnieki piedāvā iegādāties premium klases, saimniecībā audzētu, jēru gaļu un aitu piena produktus- Fetas tipa sieru, grilsieru, jogurtu bez piedevām un vairāku veidu saldējumus.

Distance from countries capital city98
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Estonia

OLEMARI farm

This farm keeps Thuringian breed goats and makes goat's milk cheese, as well as a various snacks. In addition, herbs and medicinal plants used for teas and natural cosmetics are also grown here.

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Latvia

The Silkalni farm

The farm grows some 25 types of plants and prepares products from approximately 50 types of plants. Visitors will learn about the use of medicinal plants not just in teas, but also in oils, extracts, tinctures, syrups, etc. These can be used for everyday nutrition. Products can be tasted and bought, and you can help out with the farm’s operations. There is also livestock to view.

Nature for Health Distance from countries capital city99 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
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Lithuania

Buivydų ecofarm

Visitors are welcome to this ecological cattle farm to learn about its history and operations.  The farm offers the "Aubraki" breed of cattle, oats, spelt and forest berries.  You can buy fresh and aged beef that is ecological, as well as the berries.

Agri Heritage Agriculture Distance from countries capital city300
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Latvia

The Ziles farm

The farm has vast meadows along the banks of the Aiviekste River, with some 400 head of blackhead sheep – the largest herd of its type in Latvia. You can tour the far and purchase pedigree sheep, meat, wool, pelts and vegetables.

Distance from countries capital city210 Active season months5-10 Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

The Tervete agricultural firm

AS Agrofirma Tērvete is the largest multi-sector farming company in Latvia, operating in crop farming, dairy farming, horse breeding, public dining, biogas manufacturing and brewing of beer.  Visitors can tour a brewery and the farm.  The brewery produces popular Tērvete beer and kvass.  Visitors can taste the products and take a small tour of the facilities.  All of the types of beer can be tasted with delicious snacks.  The Tērces farm is a dairy farm with modern technologies and 3,000 dairy cows.  Visitors can tour the facility and have lunch at the company’s dining hall.

Seminars Horseback riding Distance from countries capital city70 Active season months1-12 Optional meals Must register in advance
Rooms for seminars ScreenLCD/ProjectorComputerCopier Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Dimantu kalns wild animal park

Some 200 fallow deer live in large paddocks at the park, and the largest deer sorting facility in the Baltic States is right next door. You can look at the animals from up close. The owner organises educational camps for children and offers consultations on the breeding of animals.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city50 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance Accommodation available
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Latvia

Zakisi, rabbit breeder

One of the largest rabbit breeding operations in Latvia, this farm features some 25 different kinds of rabbits, both ordinary and popular. There is an open-air paddock for the animals. Rabbits, their meat, fur, skin and manure can be purchased. There are tent sites on location, along with a “rabbit sauna” and fishing ponds. During “Rabbit Days” in late May, the owner organises a rabbit market and product tastings.
Active season months1-12
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Latvia

Saimnieciba "Bandavas"

Saimniecība piedāvā zirgu izjādes (ratos un mugurā), iespēja apskatīt dzīvniekus lauku sētā (zosis, vistas, truši, teliņi, kazas, aitas, suņi un kaķi). Pļavas ar ārstniecības augiem, mežs, dīķis, stārķu koks. Sarunas par dzīvi ar saimniekiem. Rīta rasas skaistuma procedūras, "varžu koris", tējas baudīšana seno ābeļu paēnā, ārstniecības augu vākšana kopā ar saimnieci. Telšu un piknika vietas (līdz 20 cilvēkiem).

Distance from countries capital city61 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

"Jaunzemi"

Zirgi un citi lauku iemītnieki.

Dažāda veida izklaides ar zirgiem gan saimniecībā, gan ārpus tās, un saimniecībā mitošo iemītnieku apskate.

Active season months1-12
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Latvia

Pie Tevoca Garika

Mājas saimniecība „Pie Tēvoča Garika" piedāvā iepazīties ar nelielu dzīvnieku kolekciju. Dažus dzīvniekus var pabarot un paglaudīt. Te iespējams apskatīt gan mājas dzīvniekus, gan savvaļas dzīvniekus. Par katru dzīvnieku sniedzam informāciju.

Active season months1-12
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Latvia

Z/s "Darzini"

Sakopta zemnieku saimniecība un dārzs, apskatāmi truši un dažādi mājputni  - vistas, cālīši.

Mammal watching Distance from countries capital city95 Active season months4-10 Accepts individual travellers Pre-order required
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Latvia

Z/s "Strelnieki"

Saimniecība specializējas kazas piena produktu apstrādē, pieejami dažāda veida svaigie sieri, piens, kefīrs, biezpiens, fetas siers, krēmsiers.

Distance from countries capital city136 Must register in advance
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Latvia

"Визбули"

The farm breeds cattle and grows vegetables. You can receive consultations and purchase seeds and vegetables.

Distance from countries capital city90 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

A herd of alpacas

This is the largest herd of alpacas (an animal from the mountainous regions of South America) in the Baltic States. You can observe the animals, listen to stories about them, and buy alpaca wool. There are plans to transfer the herd to the Vīceži Estate in the Lībagi Parish in 2014.

 

Distance from countries capital city120 Active season months7-10 Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups
Farm animals
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Latvia

Kalnbundas

Kalnbundas offer possibilities for active rest – horse-back riding and horse riding.  

Distance from countries capital city165 Active season months1-12
Horseback ridingHorseback riding instructorPicnick area
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Latvia

Mini zoo Priedites

Lauku sēta Mini zoo "Priedītes" atrodas Limbažu novadā un piedāvā apmeklētājiem atpūtu kopā ar lauku sētas dzīvniekiem. Iespēja uzzināt izglītojošu informāciju par katru dzīvnieku sugu un to paradumiem. Apmeklētāji var dzīvoties trušu dārzā, kur apkārt skraidīs ap 40 trušiem, bet kopumā ir ap 100, vēl saimniecībā iespējams samīļot pundurkaziņas, aitiņas, zīdītājgovis, vistas, kā arī īpašos Īru tinkeru zirgus. Piedāvā arī izjādes ar zirgiem.

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Latvia

Valti

The farm breeds purebred and crossbred cattle for seed, fattening and meat production.  It sells piglets and pork, grows grains and potatoes, and engages in beekeeping.  Six ponds are used to breed carp, tench and orfe.  During the winter, fishing is possible in special basins that are based on the flooding of a curve in the Bērzene River.  Valti offers a look at biological farming, beef cattle breeding, genetic work related to purebred animals, and fishing outdoors.  The farm has a special seminar room and kitchen for seminars and training.  The farm maintains the Oskars Kalpaks trail, which crosses a territory that is geological and landscape interest.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city154 Active season months5-9 Optional meals Accepts tourist groups
Rooms for seminars Picnick area Hosts speak Russian
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Lithuania

Lapių slėnio

The farm breeds historical Portuguese Lusitano breed horses, Shetland ponies, other horses from Europe, Ango Nubian goats, sharp wool sheep from Lithuania's genetic fund, and a large group of various fowl.  Visitors will learn all about the animals and their origin and be given a chance to ride horses and ponies, as well as to observe the animals.

Agri Heritage Active season months1-12 Accepts individual travellers This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance
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Latvia

Z/S "Rudzisi"

Zemnieku saimniecībā "Rudzīši" iespējams apskatīt dažādus mājputnus - vistas, tītarus, dažādu šķirņu pīles un zosis. Mini zoo mīt arī cūkas, aitas un kazas. Tiek piedāvāta izjāde ar poniju, kā arī iespēja pārnakšņot brīvdienu mājā.

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Latvia

SIA "Liellopu izsolu nams"

Liellopu izsoļu nams ir vienīgais liellopu izsoļu nams Baltijā. Izsoles tiek rīkotas gaļas šķirņu jaunlopiem -  buļļiem un telēm vecumā līdz 12 mēnešiem, regulāri - divas reizes mēnesī. Katru mēnesi izsolēs piedalās vairāk kā 2000 Latvijā audzēti jaunlopi.  

Distance from countries capital city82 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

The Vildeni farm

The farm has more than 20 types of chickens along with African ostriches, peacocks, pheasants, quails, turkeys, guinea fowls, peacock pigeons, other exotic birds, pygmy pigs, ponies, rabbits, marmots, fallow deer and various pets. Tours are offered, and eggs from the birds can be purchased during the appropriate season.

Distance from countries capital city130 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups
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Lithuania

Dalios Ėmuzytės ekologiska kazu saimnieciba

Kazas piena produkti, ēdieni no kazas izcelsmes produktiem, izglītošanās programmas.

Agriculture Distance from countries capital city32 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers
Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Sautlaci farm

The owner of the farm offers attractive tours during which you will learn about chinchillas, animal enclosures, as well as quails which you can view and purchase.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city100 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers
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Latvia

The Baroni farm

The pride of the farm is a herd of approximately 100 goats, and the owner produces milk, cheese, cottage cheese and yogurt from goat milk. You can go on a tour, visit the animals, and taste and purchase biologically produced and healthy products. You can go fishing in the nearby pond and then grill your catch.

Distance from countries capital city204 Active season months4-10 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers
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Lithuania

Limuzinų farm

Here you will enjoy an educational programme that teaches you that cattle offer not just food, but also communications.  You will see cattle learn about how they are bred, and what they provide for the local village and nature.

Agri Heritage Active season months1-12 Accepts individual travellers Pre-order required This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

The Jaunozoli deer garden

Some 250 deer graze on 100 ha of land in the Umurga Parish.  The farm also offers a look at peacocks, rabbits, sheep, goats and a pony.  Biological products are on sale, and visitors are welcome all year round.

 

Distance from countries capital city95 Active season months1-12 Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance
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Latvia

The Jaunkletnieki ostrich and fallow deer farm

The owner will give you a tour during which you will see African ostriches, fallow dear, the Soay breed of sheep, exotic birds and fowl. You can establish contacts with the animals and purchase souvenirs.

Distance from countries capital city70 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers
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Estonia

Kännu Alpaca Farm

In Kännu Alpaca Farm you can see Peruvian alpacas, mammals with beautiful, soft coat which they are known for. While in this farm you can feed alpacas with food provided by the owners and pet them. You can also see goats, sheeps, rabbits and chickens. In the farm shop you can buy souvenirs and also products that are made of alpaca wool. Kännu Alpaca Farm is also suitable for family visits.

Mammal watching For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city133 Disable Access
Farm animals Facilities  appropriate for childrenSouvenire shop
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Latvia

The Mucenieki sheep and goat farm

The farm is in a lovely location on the shore of a local lake. It breeds sheep, goats, rabbits and fowl. You can you on a tour, and the kids can help to feed rabbits or take a look at spring lambs. If you are interested in learning how to shear sheep, you can do so here.

Distance from countries capital city81 Active season months5-10 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
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Latvia

Biologiska saimnieciba Mierini

„Mieriņi” ir īsta liela lauku saimniecība pļavu meža vidū, kas atrodas pie Latvijas robežas. Tīrajos Latgales laukos tiek audzēti bioloģiski dārzeņi un lopi. Saimnieki dzīvo saskaņā ar dabu un aicina ikvienu savu viesi izjust un izbaudīt apkārtnes skaistumu ar visām maņām: gan garšojot, gan elpojot, gan taustot un klausoties. Visas maņas apvienojot, izdodas dzīvot pa īstam.

Miera pilna Latgales ainava ieskauj bioloģisko saimniecību „Mieriņi”. Šī vieta dāvās atpūtu ar jauno lapu žilbinošo zaļumu un skurbinošajām putnu dziesmām pavasarī, ar plašo debess jumu, kas atspoguļojas ūdeņos, un košajām dabas krāsām vasarā, ar dzelteno lapu paklāju rudenī un ziemā – ar silto sniega segu uz karstās pirtiņas jumta.

Papildu bioloģiskās gaļas produktiem saimniecība piedāvā arī latviešu gadskārtu svinības, nodarbības dabā, pirts pakalpojumus un telšu vietas.

Distance from countries capital city248 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

Virbotnes farm

A Latvian farm with a herd of some 50 goats, offering tours of the farm and cheese for sale.  The cheese can also be bought at the little market in Straupe.

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Latvia

Atputas vieta Tirelu stallis

Saimniecība nodarbojas ar sporta zirgu audzēšanu, sniedz zirgu viesnīcu pakalpojumus un var nodrošināt zirgu izmitināšanu brīvā dabā 24/7.  Tiek audzēti kumeļi no augstvērtīgiem ērzeļiem: Aromāts (Acorado/Capiotol I), Fumo Twirre MP (Numero Uno/Voltaire), Cool Crack Z (Cornado I/Cassini II). Saimniecībā tiek izmitināti arī citi lauksaimniecības dzīvnieki, kurus viesiem ir iespēja apskatīt, samīļot un pacienāt ar gardumiem. Ir iespēja baudīt lauku gaisotni un apgūt iemaņas, kā izaudzēt veselīgu pārtiku - olas, gaļu, garšaugus. Piedāvājumā arī piknika vietas,  noma korporatīviem pasākumiem un bērnu ballītēm, telšu vietas un aktīvās atpūtas iespējas.

Ikdienā apkalpo tikai individuālus viesus vai korporatīvus pasākumus, saimniecība netiek piedāvāta plašākai apskatei.

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Latvia

Mini Zoo "Skaistkrasti"

Мини-зоопарк «Скайсткрасты» предлагает возможность познакомиться с разными животными. Здесь живет альпаки, ламы, пони, ослы, бараны, козы, собаки, кролики, павлины, лошади, еноты, суслики, нутрии, зайцы и различные виды уток, гуси, куры, фазаны, голуби. Есть возможность покормить животных, а также взять напрокат лошадь и покататься на лошадях. Есть пруд для купания, а также отдельная сауна у большого пруда. Возможность устроить пикник на Малой Югла.

Для проживания предлагаются два гостевых дома. В большинстве из них есть кровати на 18 человек, а также банкетный зал и русская баня. Во втором гостевом доме могут разместиться 10 человек, также имеется финская сауна.

For children and teenagers Mammal watching Active season months1-12 Accommodation available
SaunaRooms for seminarsJacuzzi/Hot tub SwimmingHorseback riding
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Latvia

Rigas Zoologiska darza filiale “Ciruli”

Te plašos aplokos mīt 38 sugu savvaļas dzīvnieki (kiangi, lāči, lūši, vilki, meža cūkas, aļņi, vāveres, plēsīgie putni) un visdažādāko šķirņu mājdzīvnieki – Latvijas zilās, Hailandes un Galovejas govis, Romanovas aitas, Vjetnamas cūkas, pīles, zosis, tītari u.c. Acīgākie dīķos pamanīs retās Eiropas kokvardes. Kalvenes pagasta „Cīruļi” – tā ir lieliska, nesteidzīga atpūta lauku vidē, iepazīstot dzīvo dabu!

Darba laiks no novembra līdz martam: katru dienu no 10:00 – 16:00
Darba laiks no aprīļa līdz oktobrim: katru dienu no 10:00 – 18:00

Distance from countries capital city168 Active season months1-12
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Estonia

METSIK ELU farm

This farm rears goats and produces various goat’s milk dairy products, making goat’s cheese and other products from fresh ingredients. The farm also grows potatoes, juicy strawberries and other products. The summer outhouse provides space for 15 to 20 people to sit cosily by the table and chat. A light meal made from 100% farm products is offered.

Active season months4-12
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Latvia

Z/s Baltini

Saimniecība "Baltiņi" atrodas Auces novadā un nodarbojas ar lopkopību un lauksaimniecību. Viesiem ir iespēja redzēt un izzināt piena ražošanas procesu, kā arī iepazīt saimniecības dzīvniekus. Saimnieki piedāvā apskatīt padomju laiku auto kolekciju, pieejama arī suvenīru un trauku kolekcija ar govs motīviem.

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Latvia

The Mezsetas deer farm

The wetland meadows that are around the Pededze River are the site of this 200 ha farm with some 350 red deer, other deer and wild boar. There are towers from which you can watch the graceful animals, and there are ponds for commercial fishing. Please contact the owner well in advance for a tour.

Fishing For parties Distance from countries capital city220 Active season months1-12 Accommodation available Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups
SaunaFarm animalsOutdoor firepalceBBQRooms for  festivitiesPlace for tentsRooms for seminarsNo smokingTrailer parking available SwimmingSports groundFishing - commercialDart boardFacilities  appropriate for childrenBerry and mushroom pickingTour guide servicesHuntingPicnick areaNature watchingSouvenire shop Nearest town Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Untumi horse farm

The farm has a herd of horses and buys horses which confirm to historical demands related to breeds of animals. You can learn to ride a horse in the company of an instructor and in a limited area. During the summer, there are cart rides, while in the winter there are sleigh rides. The horses are also used for weddings and other ceremonies.

Agri Heritage Horseback riding Wellbeing Tourism Nature for Health Distance from countries capital city235 Active season months1-12 Accepts individual travellers Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet) Disable Access Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance
Farm animalsBBQPlace for tents Horseback ridingHorseback riding instructorRide in horse driven sledgePicnick areaNature watching Nearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak GermanHosts speak Russian
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Lithuania

The "Auksinio elnio" estate and farm

This guesthouse offers country tourism services and is in a lovely part of Žemaitija next to the little Virvīte River.  Guests can enjoy swimming, kayaking, biking, fishing in the ancient river, and tours of historical locations in the region.  The guesthouse also has a museum of antique motorcycles.

Agri Heritage Active season months1-12 This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance Accepts individual travellers Pre-order required Accommodation available Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

The Mazvasaraudzi farm

The farm produces vegetables, medicinal plants and honey. You can look at Charolais cattle and buy products. The lady of the house will talk about her experience in relation to her farm and biological farms that are in the neighbourhood.

Distance from countries capital city178 Active season months1-12 Accommodation available Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups
Nearest bus stop500mNearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak Russian
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Latvia

Zemnieku saimnieciba "Vitolini"

The farmstead "Vitolini" specializes in horse breeding, as well as horse-riding lessons. It is possible to go horse-riding in the forest or to take a ride in a horse team.

Distance from countries capital city73 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

The Kalna Ludani family farm

This farm is in a lovely location that offers a view of Lake Sauka. He breeds cattle which spend all year long on the sides of nearby hillocks. The owner will offer you a tour, show you the animals, and offer sweet cherries and apples from his garden.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city140 Active season months6-10 Must register in advance Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet) Accepts individual travellers No pets allowed Accepts tourist groups
Farm animals Picnick areaNature trail Nearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak Russian
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Estonia

Iisaka Sheep and Handicraft Farm heritage trail

The farm shows traditional rural life activities, raising sheep and Estonian Blackhead sheep. A heritage trail on the farm takes in a sacred grove, ancient burial sites and fields, and we tell stories of ancient Estonians and history of the farm. Handicrafts are displayed and wool workshops are offered.

Distance from countries capital city58 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

Mini-ZOO: Zemgale Ponies

Here you can watch ponies, donkeys, dwarf sheep, dwarf goats, dwarf rabbits, dwarf pigs, a llama, chickens and other fowl. Children can take rides with a pony or donkey, and they can feed fish in the local pond. There is a playground, along with a picnic location, “Paradise for dwarves.”

Fishing For parties Distance from countries capital city45 Active season months5-11 Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance No pets allowed Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet)
BBQRooms for  festivitiesPlace for tents FishingFacilities  appropriate for childrenTour guide servicesPicnick areaSouvenire shop Nearest train station5kmNearest bus stop1.5kmNearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak Russian
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Latvia

The Lielgravas farm

This farm breeds sheep, rabbits, horses, African ostriches and other fowl, as well as shitake mushrooms. You can order and buy mushrooms, souvenirs made of ostrich feathers, and other farm products.

Distance from countries capital city100 Active season months5-9 Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

Mini zoo "Silavas"

Mini zooloģiskais dārzs Brocēnu novadā, kur iespējams gan apskatīt, gan samīļot dažādus dzīvniekus lauku vidē. Sētā ir arī ugunskura vieta un nojume, kur patverties lietus laikā.

 

Active season months1-12 Must register in advance
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Latvia

Mikaitas

SIA Mikaitas is a family company that was established in 2005 and breeds purebred sheep.  It provides seed for other herds to breed fast-growing lambs with excellent taste.  The farm breeds the Oxforddown breed of sheep and sells lambs of various ages, breeding sheep and rams, yarn, wool products, processed sheepskin, sheep, mutton and various meat products.

Distance from countries capital city86 Active season months1-12
Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak GermanHosts speak Russian
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Latvia

Kudraji

The farm grows peas, grits and beans, and it breeds cattle. Visitors can take a tour to learn about biodynamic agricultural techniques.

Agri Heritage Distance from countries capital city175 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance
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Latvia

Z/S "Jundas"

ZS "Jundas" Bauskas novada Vecsaules pagastā saimniecisko darbību uzsāka 2016. gadā. Audzē gaļas šķirņu krustojumu liellopus, tos nobarojot gaļas ražošanai. Strādā atbilstoši bioloģiskas saimniekošanas prasībām.

Distance from countries capital city77
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Latvia

The Berzi farm

The farm breeds goats and uses goat milk to produce cheese and other products. A presentation hall offers visitors a chance to taste ice cream made of goat milk, as well as purchase goat-related souvenirs and other products. There are tours of the farm, too.

Distance from countries capital city105 Active season months8-10 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers
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Lithuania

The "Molainiu" horse farm

Schoolchildren up to the 6th grade are offered tours during which they can learn about animals, feed them and pet them.  Older students will learn about the evolution and biology of horses, as well as about work with horses.  Easy hikes are offered to tourists.

Agri Heritage Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance Accepts individual travellers Pre-order required
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Latvia

"Ruksi"

Rukši ir bioloģiskā saimniecība, kura audzē HEREFORD šķirnes liellopus, bariņu blējošas aitas ,vistas. Ar ambiciozu skatienu nakotnē par iespējām nodrošināt ar kvalitatīvu liellopu gaļu visus izsalkušos.

Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers
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Latvia

Auces novads miniatura

Auces novads miniatūrā izveidots ar Auces novada nozīmīgākajiem un atpazīstamākajiem objektiem miniatūrā, kuri apdzīvoti ar mājdzīvniekiem. Iespēja Auces novada iedzīvotājiem un viesiem izveidot saikni ar dabu un vienlaicīgi iepazīt Auces novadu. Mazajiem apmeklētājiem izglītojoša saikne ar dzīvniekiem, iespēja tos pabarot ar saimnieku sarūpētajām veltēm. Veicināta Auces novada atpazīstamība caur miniatūriem objektiem.

Tiek piedāvāta ekskursija, kuras laikā iespējams apskatīt 4 saimniecības: Zemnieku saimniecību ‘’Skabargas”, Lauku sētu ‘’Krastiņos’’, saimniecību ‘’Andulaiši’ un Lauku sētu ‘’Baltiņi’’.

Ekskursija notiek  gida pavadībā. Tiek gaidīti viesi, grupās no 10 cilvēkiem, ar iepriekšēju pieteikšanos.

For children and teenagers Mammal watching Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers
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Latvia

Trusu muiza (Kalvenes trusis)

Trušu audzēšanas saimniecība "Trušu muiža" savā allaž tapšanas procesā esošajā garaušu muižas kompleksā piedāvā aplūkot 15 – 20 dažādu šķirņu trušus no visas pasaules, kā arī iegūt bildi ar trusi. Lieliska iespēja ciemoties trušu "Harmonijas un miera sētā", tos samīļot, pabarot. "Trušu muiža" iegūst aizvien jaunus kaimiņus un pilnveidojas. Iespēja iegādāties "Trušu muižas" greznumlietas. Vaislas truši un mīļdzīvnieki.

Vasaras sezonā (jūnijs - augusts) gaidīs ciemos no otrdienas līdz svētdienai (11:00 – 18:00). Lielākas grupas, iepriekš vienojoties, uzņem arī citā laikā. 

Distance from countries capital city168 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance
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Latvia

The non-traditional animal farm Ezerlejas

The farm has large paddocks that are populated by fallow deer, mouflons, various types of goats, different kinds of pigs (including sheep pigs), peacocks, pheasants, various types of chickens and ducks, ostriches, etc. The owners offer tours, and during the season (V-X) you can purchase eggs and venison, form contacts with the animals, and purchase Latvian-made cosmetics at a little store which the owners have established.

Fishing Active leisure For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city115 Active season months5-11 Must register in advance Optional meals Accepts tourist groups Accommodation available Accepts individual travellers
SaunaFarm animalsBBQPlace for tentsNo smoking Kitchen FishingSwimmingSports groundFishing - commercialFishing - winterFishing equipment rentalDart boardFacilities  appropriate for childrenBerry and mushroom pickingTour guide servicesPicnick areaNature watching Nearest bus stop3kmNeighbour housesNearest shopNearest restaurantNearest townDistance to hosts house Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

Zemnieku saimnieciba "Rubuli"

Manufacture of sausages and smoked pigs. For pig feed, the farm uses home-grown grains (not treated with glyphosates) and unmodified soybeans grown by the farm itself. Sausages and smoked meat and spices. Only natural alder firewood is used in the smoking process.

Distance from countries capital city155 Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance
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Latvia

Saimnieciba "Karlinas"

Saimniecība nodarbojas ar tīršķirnes trušu audzēšanu, papildus tam audzē arī dažādu šķirņu mājputnus. Saimniecībā var apskatīt trušus, mājputnus, eksotiskos putnus, murkšķus, aitas, kazas, pudurkzas un punduraitas. Visi dzīvnieki izvietoti divos norobežotos voljēros, kur nesteidzīgi var apskatīt dzīvniekus, uzdot interesējošos jautājumus saimniekam. Pēc pastaigas ir iespēja sarūpēt sev maltīti ugunskura vietā un atpūsties lapenē.

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Lithuania

Ieva Siurne's farm

The farm has 50 head of cattle which spend all year outside and so can be seen at any time.  Visitors can taste Highland beef and look at and ride local horses.  The tours are meant primarily for adults.  The owner of the farm propagandise ecological farming and breed Highland beef and local horses.

Agri Heritage Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers This destination has specific opening hours which you must determine in advance Pre-order required
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Latvia

Farmstead "Abelites"

Bioloģiskā lopkopība. Saimniecībā audzē dažādus dzīvniekus – Galoveju šķirnes liellopus, Merino aitas,  kazas, muflonus, dažādus mājputnus un sliekas, kur katram dzīvniekam ir sava svarīga loma. Piedāvā dzīvnieku apskati un ieskatu bioloģiskajā saimniekošanā, atpūtu pie dabas.

Distance from countries capital city100 Active season months5-9 Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance
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Latvia

The Sveki rabbit garden

This is the most modern rabbit farm in the Baltic States. The animals live in cages in a shed, but there are also cages outside where they can be viewed. Children will love contacts with 24 types of rabbits, as well as an opportunity to study the surrounding area from a viewing tower. If you apply in advance, you can purchase fresh rabbit meat, sausages, dried meats and pâté. A new thing at the farm is the Mangalicas breed of wild pigs from Hungary.

For children and teenagers Distance from countries capital city158 Active season months5-10 Accepts tourist groups Accepts individual travellers Must register in advance
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Latvia

Silvas, aitu audzetaji

Aitu audzēšanas saimniecībā ir ap 300 aitām. Saimniecības un aitu apskate, konsultācijas aitu audzēšanā un ganāmpulka izkopšanā, praktiski padomi. Šķirnes aitu, gaļas jēru un vilnas iegāde.
 

Distance from countries capital city115
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Estonia

Kolotsi

Organic family farm Võrumaa, Haanja Nature Park (Haanja rahvuspark). The farm rears goats and makes goat’s cheese. Tastings and excursions are organised here; you will see how the milk from the cowshed turns into a cheese wheel.

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Latvia

The Kempeni country home

The farm, which has been developed around the servants’ home of the former Ķempēni Estate, breeds more than 200 Latvian dark-headed sheep. Visitors can purchase meat, wool and skins, also taking part in informational tours with tastings of various foods, as well as catching and tasting trout (this is available only to those who spend the night at the venue).

Distance from countries capital city140 Active season months1-12 Optional meals Accepts tourist groups Accommodation available Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers
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Estonia

Jõeniidu

Jõeniidu is a small, lovely family farm offering accommodation and meals from vegetables grown on its farm and goat's milk.

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Latvia

Piemajas zoo "Briezi"

Piemājas zoodārzs "Brieži" atrodas netālu no Rīgas. Šeit sastopami daudzi un dažādi dekoratīvie putni, tītari, pīles, fazāni, pāvi un žagata, starp tiem dzīvo jūrascūciņas un truši. No četrkājainajiem draugiem te var sastapt Holandes pundurkaziņas, Haidšnukes aitas, Šetlandes ponijus, ēzeļu ģimeni, vāverēnus un jenotpuiku Bārniju. Zoodārzu palīdz sargāt zosu bariņš un Peruāņu pundursivēns - Pigis. No 2015. gada Briežos dzīvo arī dambrieži un briedis Munžaks. Pēc pastaigas zoodārzā, iepriekš piesakot, iespējams izmantot piknika vietas un bērnu rotaļu laukumus.

Distance from countries capital city16 Active season months1-12 Dry toilet (if there is only the dry toilet) No pets allowed
BBQ
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Latvia

Valmiermuizas stallis

Vidzemē, Valmiermuižā, 19.gs. celtā ēku kompleksā, ko iekļauj mūra žogs, atrodas Valmiermuižas stallis un Valmiermuižas jātnieku skola. Tajā saimnieko Jurašu ģimene - zirgkopju, zirgu selekcionāru un vetārstu ģimene daudzās paaudzēs.

Ir iespēja doties izjādēs, ekskursijās, kā arī tiek rīkotas radošās nometnes bērniem. 

Local lifestyle Distance from countries capital city111 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

Slieku audzetava ''Agle''

The breeding of Californian red snails and production of bio-humus. You are offered a short excursion around the production, information about breeding snails and the production of bio-humus.

Distance from countries capital city148 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

Z/s "Kurgi"

Valkas novadā esošā saimniecība "Kurģi"  ir vieta, kur braukt atpūsties gan ģimenēm, gan draugiem. Viesiem tiek piedāvātas izjādes zirga, ponija mugurā, pajūgs gan ģimenēm, gan kāzām.

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Latvia

Goat farm "Lielgrodes"

The herd consists of around 200 goats. The owner will tell you a humorous story of life with goats in Latvia and Europe, the story of making goat cheese and the secrets of its taste, will invite you to try cheese which you will be able to buy later. Goat cheese that is made in Lielgrodes is not only healthy, but very tasty.

Distance from countries capital city53 Active season months1-12 Optional meals Must register in advance Accepts tourist groups
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Latvia

Zirgu seta "Volani"

The farm offers to look at horses, ponies, rabbits, Brama hens and chickens. Children are offered to ride a small pony named Xavier either on horse back or in a small carriage.

Distance from countries capital city240 Active season months1-12
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Latvia

Goat’s cheese farm LIVI

This is one of the largest goat farms in Latvia, with approximately 160 pedigree goats (Alp, Anglo, German White Noble and other breeds), as well as pigs for breeding purposes. You can take a tour and help in herding the goats. Kid goats can be seen in the spring. You can taste various kinds of cheese and watch how the goats are milked (around 5:00 PM every day). You can also taste and purchase canned meat. No preservatives are ever added to the farm’s products.

Mammal watching Distance from countries capital city135 Active season months4-10 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance Optional meals
Nearest restaurantNearest town Hosts speak Russian
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Latvia

Jokas

The Jokas farm is 4 km to the East of Turlava.  Owner Jānis Uzulēns has purposefully developed and expanded the farm ever since it was established in 2011.  He is particularly proud of his herd of beef cows, some 70 in all, as well as of five horses.  The farm produces sausages and other meat products and also offers services such as managing forests and fisheries.

Distance from countries capital city170 Active season months1-12 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance Optional meals Accepts individual travellers
Rooms for seminars Souvenire shop Hosts speak EnglishHosts speak Russian
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Latvia

Sigulda ZOO

Jauns Zoo un izklaides vieta netālu no Siguldas, pie ceļa Turaida - Ragana. Tiks atvērts 2022. gada maijā.

Distance from countries capital city51 Active season months5-9 Accepts tourist groups Must register in advance Accepts individual travellers
Farm animals Picnick area
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Latvia

Gästehaus AUSMAS

Guest house "Ausmas" is located in Valka region, and can accommodate up to 30 people. Catering services are also available both on site and off-site. Guests have access to a wet sauna, as well as a sauna ritual with a skilled bather. The guest house organizes various events, as well as tours and groups of children. There is also an animal farm on the farm, where children can feed and love a variety of animals. The owners actively cooperate with the neighboring farms.

The owners of the guest house are home-grown producers who offer guests a variety of smoked meats, cheeses and homemade bread. Master classes are offered in both cheese tying and bread baking. It is possible to visit and organize tastings both with home-made products and with the offer of the surrounding farms.

Local lifestyle Distance from countries capital city175 Active season months1-12 Must register in advance Accommodation available Accepts individual travellers Accepts tourist groups Optional meals
Steam bathFarm animalsIndoor pool Kitchen Nearest town
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Latvia

The Kalnmalas farm

The farm breeds several species of chinchillas and offers a look at them. There are also decorative pheasants, peacocks, doves and different kinds of chickens, along with marmots, dwarf goats, chipmunks, rabbits, a pony, etc. You can purchase chinchillas, decorative birds and other animals, along with quail eggs, chinchilla pelts and souvenirs. There are also ponds for fishing.

Fishing Active leisure Distance from countries capital city130 Active season months1-12 No pets allowed Must register in advance Accommodation available Accepts tourist groups Optional meals
Farm animalsBBQPlace for tentsLiving room available to guestsTrailer parking available FishingTable games, etc.Facilities  appropriate for childrenBerry and mushroom pickingTour guide servicesPicnick areaNature trail Nearest restaurantNearest town Hosts can meet at the nearest station