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Penijõe Hiking Trails and a Viewing Tower

Address: Penijõe küla, Lihula vald, Lääne maakond | Show on map
Telephone: (+372) 472 4236
Website: http://www.matsalu.ee External link
E-mail: matsalu.looduskeskus@rmk.ee

Matsalu is a well-known birdwatching area. Come and see the varied bird species, also the wooded meadows, reeds, meadows, coastal pastures and alvars. There are 3 rest areas by the track, information boards and Penijõe viewing tower. The tower is nearest to the centre of the protection area – on the left bank of the Penijõe River.
Good to know: The length of the trail is from 1.6 to 7 kilometres. You should allow yourself 1,5–4 hours. You will need rubber boots and binoculars for watching birds.

Times and prices

Is open 24 hours

Free of charge.

Level of difficulty

  • Easy
  • Medium


  • Information boards
  • Viewing platform
  • Recreation area/picnic ground


Seminar and conference rooms

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