Boat “KĀRLIS” takes locals and visitors of the town on a tour through Castle park’s pond. Captains entertain the passengers with stories about historical events and legends about Cēsis castle, Castle park and the town itself.

The tour starts and ends at the stairs leading to the pond on the side of the park that is closer to the castle. The boat is led by a captain and runs on an electromotor. Additionally it is possible to run the boat by a paddlewheel.

“KĀRLIS” can hold up to 22 adults, maximum amount of passengers on board including children – 30.
Cesis city boat "KĀRLIS" offers
Public trip through Cesis castle park pond - with storytellings, from boat skipper, about historical events and legends
Trip times:
Tue.-Thu. 12:00; 14:00; 16:00;
Fri.-Sun. 12:00; 14:00; 16:00; 18:00;
Thematic night trips
in July and August on fridays, saturdays 10 PM
Public beer tasting tours
on saturdays 5 PM

(apply till 3 PM calling to 20042775, if applies less than 5 people - tour will be canceled.)
Boat rent for individual events
Adults: 3.00 EUR
Pupils, pensioners, students: 2.00 EUR
Families (2 adults + 1 < childrens): 8.00 EUR
Beer tasting tour per adult: 6.50 EUR
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Twitter: @CesuKugisKarlis
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Contact us: +371 20042775