Dive into the numerous possibilities for activities at Gungas. Located in a typical pine forest, at the shores of Lake Dūņezers, Gungas offers you relaxation and tranquility, as well as chances to do sports. Additionally, Gungas is located perfectly to explore the sights of Riga and Vidzeme during a day trip. The area welcomes you not only with unforgettable landscapes, but also with culture and history. Feel free to ask us for information and suggestions via our contact form or during your stay at Gungas.

Activites at Gungas

Gungas Swimming

Swimming

Enjoy the pleasant water temperatures of Lake Dūņezers during the warm Latvian summer days. Access the water from a pontoon or from the beach area.

Gungas Boating

Boating

Take one of our various boats or SUP boards and explore more than 270 ha of water body or explore the lake's island.

 

Gungas Fishing

Fishing

Lake Dūņezers ​is not only suitable for swimming, but also provides a habitat for several different species of fish, including pike, tench and carp. As fishing by rod is not restricted in Latvia, you can spend relaxing time in Gungas, waiting for the big catch to take with you.

Gungas Sauna

Sauna

Operational throughout the year, you can warm your bones in our traditional wooden sauna.

Sauna times can be booked subject to availability.

The rent of the whole territory includes the sauna.

Gungas Hot Tub

Hot Tub

Alongside the picturesque view of Lake Dūņezers, unwind by popping open a bottle and relaxing in our wooden hot tub. Although our hot tub offers relaxation in every season, a soak in the warm during a snowy winter will be a unique experience.

Gungas Nature Trails

Nature Trails

Several trails invite you for a walk through a wonderfully scented pine forest.

Latvia's landscape is ideal for biking tours in summer and cross-country skiing in winter.

Getting Around

Riga Old Town

Riga

Reach the Historic City Centre of Riga within a 50-minutes drive. Explore the protected UNESCO World Heritage Site, noted for architecture influenced by the Hanseatic League, as well as the finest collection of Art Nouveau buildings in Europe.

On the way to Riga, have a stop at the Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum and explore Latvian traditions and architecture throughout the last centuries.

Gauja National Park

Nature

Gain access to the endless sand beach of Vidzeme within a distance of 10 km. The beachside is stunning in all seasons.

Reach Gaujas National Park within a 50-minutes drive. You will find various trails to hike along picturesque river-bends, cliffs and caves.

Turaida Castle

History

The region of Vidzeme is rich in historic sites such as Turaida and Sigulda Castle, Cēsis Castle and the lake dwelling of Āraiši, a unique archaeological place in the Baltics. Reach all the above mentioned within an hour drive from Gungas.