Forests, wildlife, historical towns and fishermen villages surrounding the compact capital city Tallinn is what North Estonia is most appreciated for.
North Estonia has something for everyone, from 20th century military history, to medieval forts, to romantic manors. Pine tree groves surrounding long sandy beaches nearby parks and wilderness provide a quick nature getaway from Tallinn all year round.
Here you can enjoy long scenic coastal walks admiring northern Estonia’s limestone cliff lining that hides sediments and fossils dating back millions of years. Moreover, a short hop on a boat during the summer season will open a door to the tiny rural islands hiding off the northern coast.
These picturesque places will make you want to pop the question to your partner.
Estonia stuns visitors all year round but May to July remains the most idyllic time to visit this surprising country.
The music festival Viru Folk is held for the 11th time in one of the most beautiful places in Estonia, Lahemaa National Park’s captain’s village Käsmu