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In the homes of old captains

1. RMK Rannametsa-Tolkuse Nature and Study Trail 2. Häädemeeste St Michael's Lutheran Church 3. Häädemeeste Museum 4. RMK Kabli Nature Centre and Hiking Trail 5. Kabli Seaside Village 6. Yawl Kaja

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The long coastline of Pärnu county offers great opportunityies to explore the life and traditions of coast fishermen, to enjoy differenty sandy beaches and visit many nature conservation areas. In the Rannametsa-Tolkuse hiking trail you can mount the highest sand dunes in Estonia and climb the highest observation platform in Pärnumaa. The villages on the Häädemeeste coast are famous for their sailing history, with monuments, grand wooden houses that belonged to old captains and family graves in the village cemeteries to remind us of that. The seaside vacation area from Kabli to Treiman is one of the most popular places in Pärnumaa where yo spend one's summer and vacation.

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RMK Rannametsa-Tolkuse Nature and Study Trail

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The dunes in Rannametsa have always been a popular place among hikers. Trails and information boards have been built here to protect the delicate nature and still introduce the nature of Luitemaa to…

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Häädemeeste St Michael's Lutheran Church

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Häädemeeste Lutheran Church was built in 1874, about the same time as the Apostolic Orthodox Church, and even though it is smaller than the latter, it is definitely a worthy opponent. The nature…

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Häädemeeste Museum

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Häädemeeste coast has long and well known shipbuilding traditions, which are reminded by the memorials in Häädemeeste and Kabli, the impressive wooden homes of old captains and ship-owners and family…

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RMK Kabli Nature Centre and Hiking Trail

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At Kabli Nature Centre, you can find useful information about natural values of the region and the holiday options offered by the State Forest management Centre (RMK) all over Estonia. You can watch…

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Kabli Seaside Village

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It is nice for Kabli that the main Pärnu-Riga road now runs inland away from the coast, so leaving it in peace. Kabli is all a quiet seaside village should be, even in July and August, with houses…

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Yawl Kaja

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You can visit a yawl called Kaja that stands close to the village of Kabli on the shores of the Gulf of Riga. It was named after its home port of Kabli and the type of the boat – yawl ('jaala' in…

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