Viljandi

Overview

Introduction

The inland resort town of Viljandi, 80 mi/130 km southeast of Tallinn, lies by a small lake and is surrounded by beautiful scenery. The ruins of a massive 13th-century castle are perched above the town on a hill. The suspension bridge over the castle's moat makes a nice stop for a photograph if you happen to be passing through.

West of Viljandi is the beautiful wetland area of Soomaa National Park. With alluvial meadows and forests, rivers, pristine lakes and raised bogs, it's a perfect place for hikers. Don't worry about wet feet: Boarded tracks bridge swampy areas. http://www.soomaa.ee.

Viljandi has been recognized by the European Commission as one of the most exciting tourist destinations in Europe because it stands out with its innovation while valuing its historical heritage. http://www.viljandi.ee.

Request Full Destination Guide

To request access to the full version of this destination guide, please provide your email address below. Your email address will only be used for verification purposes and will not be used for marketing purposes.

Email Address  


  Copyright ©2012 Northstar Travel Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.
   
 
  
 
  Your Travel Specialist
 
  D'Lane Maselunas Travel
(214) 215-0355
Email: dlane@maselunas.com

8916 Gunnison Drive
Dallas, Texas 75231
www.maselunas.com
 
 
  Follow Us on Facebook