Valaste Waterfall – the highest in Estonia

Valaste Waterfall, located on the Ontika limestone cliff, is more than 30 m high, making it the highest waterfall in Estonia.

The waterfall can be admired from the side as well, which offers a lovely view of the layers formed in 400,000 million years. The waterfall is most exciting in spring and during floods. Valaste is most spectacular in winter, when northern winds blow from the sea, creating ice sculptures on the trees on the limestone cliffs with water splashes.

After enjoying the view, you can eat and rest in the nearby cafe.

Valaste Waterfall, located on the Ontika limestone cliff, is more than 30 m high, making it the highest waterfall in Estonia.

The waterfall can be admired

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  • Scary stairs

    The stairs and hiking trail around waterfall is renovated. Mesh wiring stairs were frightening on top. Summer probably not the best season to visit, water levels seemned low, but the limestone...

  • New stairs

    The waterfall itself is not very interesting at this time of the year, but it is nice to descend the stairs to the beach and to climb up again. There is a small café opposite the parking lot.

  • Beautiful place

    The track along waterfall is renovated and you can go down to the beach and walk along sea. Waterfall does not look so amaizing and powerful on photos. Must see it. Very beautiful. Location on...


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