A good place to have a meal and to sleep is Park Hotel "Brūzis" ("Brewery" in English, because there used to be one). Excellent food and best beer in town.
Tours are available by prior reservation. Visitors can learn about the bread-making process and even bake their own bread to take home with them.
Smiltene manor house. The estate also features the ruins of a Livonian Order castle and a cheesery built in 1763.
This 19 m high platform offers a beautiful panorama over the town and surrounding countryside
Situated on the banks of the Gauja river.