Hiiumaa Islets Landscape Reserve

Hiiumaa Islets Landscape Reserve information

W Estonia, E of Hiiumaa
+372 462 2100
Getting there
Boat: to Saarnaki or Hanikatsi
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Saarnaki, Hanikatsi, Vareslaid and other islets off southeastern Hiiumaa form the Hiiumaa Islets Landscape Reserve. This is a breeding place for some 110 bird species including avocets, eider ducks and goosanders, as well as a migration halt for swans, barnacle geese and other species. Over 600 plant species - more than half of Estonia's total - occur here.

It's possible to spend a night on deserted and peaceful Saarnaki or Hanikatsi provided permission is sought first from the reserve centre at Salin├Ámme on Hiiumaa.