Latgale Region Development Agency
Rigas St. 2, Daugavpils
Tel./Fax. 5428111
turisms@latgale.lv

INTERREG IIIA project “Exciting Cycling in the BCL” is co-financed by European Union

Cycling route No. 11 “Belief cycling route”

Aglona - Bērzgale - Starodvorje - Kapiņi - Foļvarka - Koškina - Jaunokra - Raģeļi - Grāveri - Kovaļova - Peipiņi - Šķeltova - Slostovka – Aglonas bazilika
Distance: 93 km


Basilica of Aglona and its territory is a national monument of culture and a sacral place of international importance. The landscape of the basilica is noticeable for its 60 m high steeples built in 1768-1800. There is an altar’s picture “Aglona Miraculous Virgin” and it is famous for its remedial abilities. The Pope has visited Basilica in 1993. Every year in the middle of August thousands of pilgrims come to visit the Basilica.

Aglona sacred spring. One of the oldest and the most famous springs in Latgale. It is famous for its healing qualities.

Bērzgale Catholic church. Excellent monument of baroque architecture of the 18th century (1744-1750). National monument of culture.

Starodvorje Old – believers’ church. It is situated in historical Old – believers’ village.

Foļvarka Old – believers’ church. The Chapel is built in 1887 by voluntary donations.

Priežmale. A populated area at Geraņimovas-Ilzes lake. There is an Eisbahova manor park in Priežmale.

Raģeļu Catholic church. The first building of the church has burnt down, and it was renewed after World War 2. In 2006 its wooden interior is renewed.

Grāveri. A populated area at Jaziņas lake, on the road Krāslava – Aglona.

Grāveri Orthodox church. Grounded in 1836. In soviet times it has been used even as a sports hall It was renewed in 1990s

Kovaļova Old-believer church. Grounded in 1861 and it has not changed much with time.

Peipiņi catholic church. It is built in 1930s by members of the parish.

St. Nicholas Orthodox church in Šķeltova. Built in 1836 it is remarkable for its style and originality. A national monument of culture.

Slostovka Old – believers’ church. It is built in 1837 and now it functions thanks to donations.

Aglona Catholic gymnasium. It is built in 1928 to educate the youth of the parish.

Accommodation

Title

Number of beds

Price LVL

Contact information

Additional services

Aglona basilica hotel

70

4-15

+371 29472155
+371 5381109


“Pagalmiņi”

15

7

+371 29245673

Sauna

“Akmeņkalns”

6

4-6

+371 26261986
+371 28737320

Sauna, horse riding

Šķeltova Tourism center

6

5

+371 5641344


“Ielejas”

4

4

+371 5646216
+371 26281882

Sauna

“Upes Kudiņi”

Tent places


+371 29734566


“Borovije”

Tent places

0,5

+371 29118597


“Aglonas Alpi”

50


+371 29194362

Sauna

“Juglaiņi”

10

To be agreed

+371 29130048


Aglonas Tourism center

Tent places

To be agreed

+371 5324573

Boat rent, beach

Meals

Title

Contact information

Aglona basilica’s canteen.

+371 29472155, +371 5381109

Café, bar “Turība”

+371 5324313, +371 26483558

Other services

Title


Services

Contact information

Aglona basilica

Excursion

+371 29472155 +371 5381109

Bread museum

Excursion

+371 29287044 +371 5321905

 

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