Jägala Waterfall

Jägala Waterfall is a waterfall in the lower course of the Jägala River, approximately 4 km before the river flows into the Gulf of Finland. The waterfall is approximately 8 metres high and more than 50 metres wide. It is the widest natural waterfall in Estonia.

The waterfall is a peculiar sight to see in winter, when the water freezes in cold weather and becomes a glistening ice wall with large icicles. A tunnel surrounded on both sides by ice sometimes forms in between the ice hanging down from the edge of the waterfall and the wall of the waterfall.
Interesting to know: in terms of fishery, the lower course of the Jägala River from the waterfall to the mouth of the river is one of the most valuable ones in Estonia – large trout and salmon resources can be found here.

Jägala Waterfall is a waterfall in the lower course of the Jägala River, approximately 4 km before the river flows into the Gulf of Finland. The waterfall is approximately 8 metres high and more than 50 metres wide. It is the widest natural waterfall

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  • Beautiful

    Wonderful day at Jagala Waterfall. We went in the summer on a warm day. You can see people enjoying a picnic and enjoying the water. It’s easy to access the waterfall from the street. Just walk down...

  • The Place to Visit near Tallinn

    Not very large waterfall, but nice. Good background for selfies. Also surroundings of waterfall Lake and Jagala River is attractive for nature lovers.

  • A waterfall

    A nice but not spectacular waterfall. Maybe in spring after a lot of rain it will be more impressive. The third star is for the good path and stairs to the waterfall. There are also some benches with...


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