Valaste – the Ice Kingdom and the jungle

The section of limestone wall from which Valaste, the highest waterfall in Estonia falls, resembles a layered dessert, where grey and brown layers are interspersed with green and blue. The ’Layered dessert’ looks most spectacular in a glass – then the layers appear in all their glory. The waterfall and the ledges of Valaste offer […]

Ida-Viru County of Spas challenges Pärnu

Naine basseinimõnusid nautimas Narva-Jõesuu Medical spaas

The number of hotels providing facilities for enjoying sauna and water centres equals with the number of spas in the spa capital Pärnu. A desirable option can be chosen among seven spa hotels, which provide for the needs of those seeking for peace and quite or holidaymakers with children.   The construction of new spas and […]

Reaching out for the past with Marc Chagall

The restaurant of ’Narva’ hotel is named after Marc Chagall. It is not sucked out of the pen but emphasizes the connection of the world-famous artist with the small Estonian town. One of the most famous artists of the 20th century stayed in Narva and even painted there. The contact of Chagall of Belarusian Jewish […]

Alutaguse Treasures

Alutaguse National Park is the youngest in Estonia. It is distinguished from Lahemaa national Park and Soomaa by its scattered territory. The center of the national park is a cluster of swamps, distinguished by somewhat unique phenomena of inland dunes, in the local dialect they are called meander scars. Mainland sand meander scars, rather familiar […]

Discover Toila – idyllic village in Ida-Viru county

Oru pargi lossiplats linnulennult, taamal paistmas meri. Foto Sven Zacek

Toila is an idyllic village in northeast Estonia and is primarily known for the spa hotel with thermal baths located there. However, there are many more places worth exploring. The main attraction of Toila is Oru Park, where in the 19th century you could find a magnificent castle with a park, which was once gifted […]

Estonian Mining Museum, exhibitions above ground and underground

Eesti Kaevandusmuuseum Ida-Virumaal, territoorium õhust

Did you know that there is a museum in Estonia that offers the opportunity to dive into the history of mining and experience the world of miners? Sounds exciting, right? Estonian Mining Museum is 167 km from Tallinn and 130 km from Tartu. In the museum you can put on the rubber boots, a miner […]

Narva-Jõesuu – the city of 1000 sunsets

Narva-Jõesuu beach

Looking for a nice place to visit for a relaxing summer vacation? Your search has come to an end, because we have the perfect destination for you – Narva-Jõesuu! Here are some reasons for you to discover this beautiful place. Enchanting sandy beach Narva-Jõesuu is known for its 9.5 km long sandy beach, which is […]

Europe starts from Narva!

Sõbrannad Narva Jõepromenaadil jalutamas

Welcome to Narva! The starting point of Europe, but also a city where rich history and lively culture meet. Narva Castle, Hermann Fortress observation platform, art gallery, and many other attractions are waiting for you to discover the city’s rich cultural heritage. Don’t forget to visit the renovated Narva Town Hall and take a walk […]

Singing sands of lake Peipsi

Did you know that there is a magical place in Estonia where the sand makes wonderous sounds and where nature and music merge into one? This place is called Peipsimaa. Imagine walking barefoot on the sand, each step followed by mysterious sounds and melodies. The singing sands of Peipus are a unique phenomenon where wind […]

Toila SPA hotel – not only for miners

Hommikumantli-seminar Toila spa

Toila SPA Hotel has the first salt chamber in Estonia, but in addition to well tried treatments, new treatments are also offered. For example, revitalizing procedures with shale oil, which is spread on the skin for massage and added to bath water. However, medicinal body care products based on shale oil are not obtained from […]