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RMK Haeska birdwatching tower and recreation area

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

One suitable location for getting an overview of Matsalu Bay and the abundance of birds in Läänemaa, is Haeska. In spring thousands of different species of swans and geese stop there; the birds are active both in shallow water as well as on the coastline. Haeska tower is about 8 metres high and has two platforms. There is also a recreation area.

Interesting facts: * Haeska tower is the place where the European record in 1-day birdwatching was made by Finnish birdwatchers – they registered 128 different species.
* The birdwatching tower and recreation area are situated on a private land and therefore staying on this object is allowed from sunrise to sunset.

Times and prices

Is open every day: 06:00 - 22:00

Free of charge.

Features

  • Information boards
  • Recreation area/picnic ground
  • Hiking trails
  • Free parking

Meals

Seminar and conference rooms

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