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Ieriķi - Cecīļu Nature Trail
Ieriķi - Cecīļu Nature Trail

Cecīļu Nature Trail is a hiking trail, where you can get to know Amata county nature objects along the Kumada river, Dančupīte and Amata river. 


The beginning of the trail is in Ieriķi, Amata county, 1km from the café, petrol station and Tourist Information Centre, which is also the centre of Cecīļi nature trail visitors, at the “Lejas Cecīļi” house. 

57.2183, 25.1657
Phone +371 28672126, +371 29477700

Working Hours

Working hours in autumn/winter:

Monday to Friday 10.00 to 16.00
Saturday and Sunday 10.00 - 16.00
Saturday Light evenings from 16.00 to 21.00 (advance registration required)
+371 28672126 (Kristine)

Working hours in spring/summer season:

Monday to Friday from 10.00 to 17.00
Saturdays and Sundays - 9.00 - 18.00

Entrance fee

Entrance ticket - 2.00 EUR
For student excursion groups - 1.50 EUR
For children up to 7 years free entrance.
Payment method - cash

Visitors have the opportunity to enjoy the unmodified natural landscape - Dančupīte canyon, Dančupīte cave, miniature waterfall, impressive Cecīļi rock from the right bank of the Kumada river, Cecīļu pine, which is recognized as one of Latvia's great trees as well as other objects.


The small circle of the trail - 2 km

Marked with green arrows. You can see the impressive Cecīļi rock from the right bank of the Kumada River. The rock is more than 10 m high and 100 m long, Dančupīte canyon, cave, waterfall, pine forest pine, in the territory of the former Soviet army. Fragments of armadillos fossils were found at the mouth of the Dančupīte in Kumada. They can be seen in the cash desk of the Cecīļi Nature Trail at the cash desk.

The long circle of the trail - the small circle + "Wild cubes" - 12 km

Marked with blue dots. Sightseeing: Amata river, Pērļupe, Pērļupe rocks, cave, Stūķu rock, Ķaubju rock, Landscape cliff.


The trail can be visited at any time of the year.

In the dark time of the season, Cecīļu rock and Dančupīte are illuminated on Saturdays and by prior arrangement.


Additional information at Ceciļi Nature Trail visitors' centre, which is situated at the premises of Amata county Tourism Information centre (Kumadas iela 2, Ieriķi).


The trail is not suitable for strolling with baby prams and cycling.


When visiting the trail, you need to take care of comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for hiking. In wet weather, the trail can be slippery and muddy.



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