Welcome to Haapsalu

Those seeking mud or spa treatments might opt for Haapsalu over Pärnu or Kuressaare, though the centres here are a bit more proletarian. Nevertheless, Haapsalu lays claim to superior mud, which is used by health centres throughout Estonia.

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$171.26 Day Trips & Excursions

Guided Day Tour to Western Coast and Haapsalu from Tallinn

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Turisalu Clifftop, Tallinn, Harju CountyPhotostopDuration: 5 minutesStop At: Keila-Joa Manor, Keila, Harju CountyPhotostopDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Padise Abbey, Padise, Harju CountyPhotostopDuration: 10 minutesPass By: Haapsalu Castle, Haapsalu, Laane CountyHaapsalu CastleStop At: Haapsalu Old Town, Haapsalu, Laane CountyWalk along the promenade of HaapsaluDuration: 15 minutes

$1712.60 Cultural & Theme Tours

14 days guided Baltic tour

day 1- arrival at Tallinn. Transfer from port or airport.day 2- explore Tallinn. Tallinn walking tour.day 3- Tallinn - Keila-Haapsalu- Saremaa island Kuresareday 4- explore Saremaaday S- Kuresare-Parnu-Viljandi-Tartuday 6- Tartu--Cesis-Sigulda-Rigaday 7- day at Riga, walking tourday 8- Riga-Bauska-Rundale-Sabile-Kuldigaday 9- Kuldiga-Jurkalne-Liepaja-Palangaday 10- Palanga-Curonian Split-Palangaday 11- Palanga-Hill of Crosses -Kaunasday 12- Kaunas-Trakai-Vilniusday 13- day at Vilnius, walking tourday 14- end of tour, transfer to airportThree Baltic capitals - Explore the historic centres of Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius from car and by foot! 2 days in each city.  The Keila Waterfall is a waterfall in Northern Estonia on Keila River. It is the third most powerful waterfall in Estonia after Narva and Jägala. It is 6 meters high and 60-70 meters wide.  Calm and friendly small town Haapsalu located less than 2-hour’s drive from the capital enjoys a long standing history as a spa resort. Once a popular summer holiday destination for the Russian aristocracy, modern Haapsalu hosts a number of international festivals and is home to charming restaurants. Haapsalu is a wonderful little town with narrow streets, a miniature town hall and romantic wooden dwelling houses. On the romantic seaside promenade stands Kuursaal, one of the finest wooden buildings in Estonia.   The first Haapsalu mud spa opened its doors in 1825 and since then Haapsalu has attracted spa lovers from all over the world including the Old Russian czars. Haapsalu’s serene vibe is loved by families and romantic couples who enjoy having picnics, walking, visiting spas and sailing. Once in Haapsalu, don’t forget to browse for a traditional hand-woven woollen Haapsalu shawl with fine and elegant patterns.  Saaremaa - the biggest island of Estonia is known as a good recreation place with unique nature and a lot of sights. Saaremaa has retained its uniqueness due to its location and insulation. In the villages there are still stone fences and houses with thatched roofs, beautiful national costumes and dialectal language are still used. Junipers, dolomite, windmills and the famous local home-brewed beer are considered the symbols of Saaremaa. Sigulda and its surroundings is the most popular tourist area where you can enjoy a rare combination of medieval castles, picturesque hilly landscapes (with a river running amidst sandy caves). Here you can enjoy a ride on the cable car 40 meters above the valey.   Curonian Spit National Park - Search for moose and wild boar in this spectacular setting.   Kuldīga is the pearl of Kurzeme. Kuldīga boasts distinctive architecture, the Venta River with the widest waterfall ledge in Europe, and an old brick bridge. Kuldīga was recognised an EDEN destination in 2000