Vidzeme is one of the historical and cultural regions of Latvia. The capital of , , is situated in the southwestern part of the region. Population: around 1.3 million.

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is the largest city of the historical Vidzeme region, , with a total area of 19.35 square kilometres. Photo: Kruusamägi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in Gauja National Park, in the Vidzeme region of , on the Gauja river, roughly 100 km to the east of the capital . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a town in northern , on the border with . Photo: Atsirlin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town on the shores of in northeastern near the borders with and . Photo: AndfRa, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a town in the center of eastern , in the eastern part of the Vidzeme region. Photo: WikedKentaur, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in northeastern . It is an administrative center of . Photo: Aleksandrs Timofejev…, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in the Vidzeme region in northern , 132 km northeast of the capital , and the administrative centre of . Photo: Aleksandrs Timofejev…, CC BY 3.0.

Līgatne is a town on the , in . The village of Līgatne was built around the paper mill, still extant, on the River Līgatne in the 19th century. Photo: Ceever, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Strenci is a city in Valka district, northern , 25 km from the border with Estonia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the Valka district of , with 1,700 inhabitants. Photo: Kruusamägi, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Latitude of center
57.2995° or 57° 17' 58.3" north
Longitude of center
25.6661° or 25° 39' 57.8" east
174 metres (571 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1629678544
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Vidzeme
  • Aragonese: Livonia
  • Armenian: Վիձեմե
  • Azerbaijani: Vidzeme
  • Basque: Vidzeme
  • Belarusian: Відземе
  • Belarusian: Відземэ
  • Belarusian: Відзэмэ
  • Bulgarian: Видземе
  • Catalan: Vidzeme
  • Chinese: 維澤梅
  • Czech: Vidzeme
  • Dutch: Midden-Lijfland
  • Dutch: Vidzeme
  • English: Livland
  • English: Livonia
  • English: Livonija
  • English: Liwonia
  • English: Vidzeme‏ ‎
  • English: ‏Terra Mariana
  • Estonian: Liivimaa
  • Estonian: Vidzeme
  • Finnish: Vidzeme
  • French: Livonie
  • French: Vidzeme
  • Georgian: ვიძემე
  • German: Livland
  • German: Livonia
  • German: Livonija
  • German: Liwonia
  • German: Vidzeme
  • German: Vidzeme‏ ‎
  • German: ‏Terra Mariana
  • Greek: Βίντζεμε
  • Hebrew: וידזמה
  • Hungarian: Vidzeme
  • Indonesian: Vidzeme
  • Japanese: ヴィドゼメ
  • Korean: 비제메
  • Latvian: Vidzeme
  • Latvian: Ziemeļvidzeme
  • Lithuanian: Vidžemė
  • Norwegian: Vidzeme
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vidzeme
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vidzeme
  • Polish: Livland
  • Polish: Livonia
  • Polish: Liwlandia
  • Polish: Liwonia
  • Polish: Terra Mariana
  • Polish: Vidzeme
  • Polish: ziemia Liwów
  • Portuguese: Livônia
  • Portuguese: Vidzeme
  • Russian: Видземе
  • Russian: Ливония
  • Samogitian: Vidzeme
  • Samogitian: Vėdžemė
  • Slovenian: Vidzeme
  • Spanish: Vidzeme
  • Swedish: Vidzeme
  • Tajik: Видземе
  • Ukrainian: Відземе
  • Ліфляндія

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