See & do

Playground on the beach at Lake Viljandi
The beach on the shores of picturesque Lake Viljandi has something for young and old alike. Measuring 2200m², the sand-covered area has a range of attractions for children of di...
Hiking trail around Lake Viljandi
The Lake Viljandi hiking trail begins by the Viljandi stadium. The trail is 13.5 km long and it can be passed both on foot and on a bicycle. On the trail you will have breathtak...
Viljandi järve paadilaenutus
Rent a boat and row on the beautiful lake just like the legendary Viljandi b...
Lake Viljandi Beach
There are many ball courts, outdoor pool, diving tower, boat and water bike r...
Viljandi castle park
The park is located on the slope of the ancient valley and is named after the...
Ruins of the Viljandi Order Castle
The stone castle started to appear on the place of the former Estonian strong...
Viljandi vana veetorn (Viljandi Old Water Tower)
The 30m high red brick water tower was constructed in 1911 and was preserved ...
The Garden of Arcadia
There is a pedestrian mall in the heart of Viljandi where you will see an ama...
Statue of August Maramaa
A statue of the legendary Viljandi Mayor, August Maramaa, and his dog is loca...
Bonifatius Guild
A handicraft guild was established in Viljandi – an old Hanseatic town – in 2...
Carl Robert Jakobson Monument
Carl Robert Jakobson was one the most important public figures during the Est...
Enn Põldroos' private museum
The museum belongs to the grand old man of Estonian painting Enn Põldroos an...
Imagi Gallery
Imagi on Viljandi järve lähedal asuv kodugalerii, mis kuulub Ameerika kultuu...
Jakobson's Playroom
Jakobson's Playroom is an entertainment centre at the heart of Viljandi that ...
A walk around Viljandi with a guide
The walk around Viljandi with a guide starts and ends on Vabaduse Square and ...
Monument to Johann Köler
This monument was erected to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of the f...
Equestrian statue of the General Johan Laidoner
The equestrian statue erected in honour of General Johan Laidoner, Commander-...
Children's park in Viljandi
Just a few minutes' walk from the centre of Viljandi, this children's park al...
Town gallery
Viljandi town gallery is located on the third floor of the town library. It ...
Strawberries in Viljandi
The sleepy, small-town atmosphere of Viljandi is cheered up by big red concre...
Statue of Martin Klein
The wrestler Martin Klein from Viljandi County is the first Estonian athlete ...
Bicycle rental
It is great to explore Viljandi with a bike. Rent one from Joosep's bicycle ...
Sakala Centre
The Sakala Centre is a modern cultural centre in the heart of Viljandi. It ca...
Trepimägi hill and stairs
The stairs of the Trepimägi in Viljandi were constructed around the end of th...
Ugala Theatre
Founded in 1920, Ugala is one of Estonia's oldest professional drama theatres...
Valuoja Valley playground
Valuoja Valley in Viljandi has something for everyone, from toddlers to adult...
St. John's Church in Viljandi
The church devoted to John the Baptist was erected in the 17thC upon the ruin...
Lake Viljandi
Lake Viljandi is in a primeval valley, which is 11 m deep, 450 m wide and 460...
Museum of Viljandi
Museum of Viljandi is located in an old pharmacy with an exhibition on two fl...
Viljandi Pauluse kirik (St. Paul’s church in Viljandi)
When the town of Viljandi started to grow in the middle of the 19th century t...
Viljandi Musical Instrument Park
The park in front of the main building of Viljandi Manor is home to a 'world ...
Viljandi raekoda (Town hall of Viljandi)
The building of the town hall is one of the four oldest preserved stone build...
Viljandi Suspension Bridge
The bridge made by the Riga company Felser & Co in 1879 was erected amid the ...
German soldiers' cemetery in Viljandi
The cemetery was established during the Second World War. First German soldie...
Viljandi Sports Centre
  The goal of the Viljandi Sports Centre is to provide facilities in Viljandi...
Abja Municipal Museum
Abja Municipal Museum showcases the past and present of the people in this pa...
The Anrep memorial on Kärstna Kabelimägi (the Chapel Hill)
The Kärstna Lion is one of the most beautiful classicist pieces of art, found...
Monument to August Kitzberg
August Kitzberg is one of the most well-know playwriters of his era. In 1990,...
Castle Escape Entertainment Centre
Castle Escape is an entertainment centre that offers exciting escape games, a...
Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church – St. Peter’s Church in Kõpu
Kõpu was first mentioned in 1481 and the first wooden church was built in 167...
Energy Herbal Centre
Situated by the scenic River Navesti, our Herbal Centre is Estonia's largest ...
Herb Journey at Energy Farm
The farm, which is located on the shore of River Navesti, is the largest ente...
Energy Farm teahouse and viewing tower
2010 saw the opening on the banks of theNavesti River of a modern teahouse an...
Heimtali Museum of Domestic Life
Museum situates in an old village school building of Heimtali that is a beaut...
Halliste Holy Anna Church
The Halliste Lutheran Church is one of the most beautiful and interesting chu...
Heimtali Horsebreeding Farm
Heimtali Horsebreeding Farm is a great place for a family getaway. You can ri...
Heimtali nature trail
The nature trail that begins at the old distillery of the Heimtali manor is s...
Heimtali Distillery
The building, which was built in the first half of the 19th century and resem...
Mart Saar Museum
The home where composer Mart Saar (1882–1963) was raised is located in the vi...
Home Museum of the Kapp Family
Home Museum of the Kapp Family was established in 1971 as a branch of Viljand...
Viljandi County Sports and Recreation Centre
Viljandi County Sports and Recreation Centre in Holstre-Polli is a place wher...
Disc golf at Holstre-Polli Recreation Centre
The disc golf course runs along the hiking trails in the virgin forest of Loo...
Hiking trails of Holstre-Polli Recreation Centre
Holstre-Polli is a recreation centre with wonderful topography that is locate...
Viljandi County Sports and Recreation Centre ski tracks
Viljandi County Sports and Recreation Centre, which is located in Holstre-Pol...
Hüpassaare Study Trail
The 5-kilometre long Hüpassaare hiking trail winds through stunning forest to...
Ingatsi Nature Study Trail
The 3 km Ingatsi nature study trail starts at Karuskose before winding its wa...
A walk in Pajumäe Farm
Pajumäe Farm is a small organic farm in Mulgimaa, where curd or yogurt or che...
Canoe trip in Soomaa by Junsi Holiday Centre
Popular canoe trips take place on the picturesque and quiet rivers of Raudna,...
Weaving a wrist band at the Olustvere Linen and Patchwork Workshop
At the Olustvere Linen and Patchwork Workshop, you can make fascinating and u...
Sailing on Lake Võrtsjärv
The 'Liisu' sailboat invites you to come and enjoy the waves of Lake Võrtsjär...
Kaljurahnu ceramic kiln
Workshops take place every Saturday where participants can make cups, bowls, ...
Olustvere wool and handicraft workshop
The Olustvere wool and handicraft workshop is located in the manor's old well...
Canoe and kayak rental in Karuskose
The network of rivers in Soomaa offers tens of different routes from a 40-min...
On a canoe in the "jungle" of the River Kõpu
A canoe trip on the River Kõpu starts like most others do – a narrow running ...
Canoeing in Soomaa National Park during the Fifth Season
Soomaa National park and high water trips await you! The most memorable way o...
Karksi Village Museum
The Karksi Village Museum has three rooms: a kolkhoz (collective farm) room, ...
Karksi Manor and park
Karksi Manor is located at the heart of Karksi, a few kilometres from the Kar...
Karksi Church of St. Peter
Church is peculiar thanks to its slanting tower that due to bad soil has incl...
Karksi primeval valley and order fortress ruins
Karksi valley is one of the most beautiful and famous places in Viljandimaa. ...
Kärstna manor
The heart of Kärstna manor received its current appearance at the turn of the...
Hand-made postcard workshop at Bonifatius Guild
If you would like to experience the joy of making something with your own han...
The Room-Museum of the Writer A. Kitzberg
August Kitzberg (1855-1927) is one of the most famous writers from Viljandi C...
Kivi farm health field
Kivi farm is allegedly the location of one of Estonia’s strongest energy fiel...
Kolga-Jaani St. John's Church
The church dates back to the beginning of the 14th century and was probably v...
Beaver Trail
Starting from the Soomaa National Park Visitor Centre, the Beaver Trail takes...
St. Peter’s Church in Kõpu
This small neo-classical church with its historicist tower was built between ...
Kuraniidu Nature Study Trail
Kuraniidu Nature Study Trail goes through a real virgin forest as the boardwa...
Boating on Lake Võrtsjärv
Just how calm is Lake Võrtsjärv and what are modern fishing villages like? Yo...
Lahmuse manor
The Lahmuse estate was established by the Pole Alexander Trojanowski, and was...
Läti meadow and seasonal flood
The spacious meadows in Läti village in Soomaa are a beautiful sight at any t...
River Lemmjõgi Nature Study Trail
The Lemmjõgi forest is an old floodplain forest. These types of forests are r...
Study trail of Lilli nature house
An information board at the Lilli nature house directs those interested to th...
Lõhavere Lembitu hill-fort
Named after ancient Estonian chief Lembitu, the fort was founded at the end o...
Loodi larch stand hiking trail
The trail is near Karksi-Nuia – Viljandi road. The larch stand covers about h...
Loodi nature park and sand denudation
Viljandi primeval valley, considered oldest in Sakala, makes the northern par...
Loodi artificial lake
Loodi artificial lake is located behind Loodi Manor. Both smaller and large...
Loodi valley hiking trail
There is a large campfire site and camping area on the shores of the reservoi...
Hike to Toonoja swamp islands
Toonoja is an ancient island in the largest swamp in Estonia that was first i...
Meleski Glass Museum - private collection
Nearly 1000 glass items are displayed in this museum that was founded in 2002...
Mensenkampff chapel
Situated close to the Tarvastu Order Stronghold is a chapel constructed in th...
Tour of the city of Võhma on a mini-train
The mini-train of Võhma Valgusevabrik begins and ends its trip on the square ...
Mõisaküla Museum
The permanent exhibition of the museum depicts the history of Mõisaküla from ...
Mulgi hayfield
Mulgi hayfield is a picturesque sparse woodland which is lovely to visit duri...
Mulgi Village Museum
The museum is dedicated to the history of the Mulgi village in Uue-Kariste mu...
Murese organic farm
Murese farm, situated approximately 16 km outside of Viljandi in the directio...
Olustvere blacksmiths
The Olustvere blacksmiths is situated in the manor of the same name, in a bui...
Nõrga farm gardens
The farm’s gardens will delight any visitor, but focus on sales of cuttings a...
Nuiamäe riding stables
The Nuiamäe riding stables are 6 km outside of Viljandi along Tartu Highway. ...
Õisu Hiking Trail
Follow the signs from Õisu manor to the Õisu river valley hiking trail that i...
Õisu Manor and Park
The Õisu Manor is an early classicist building which was built in the 18th-19...
Boat hire at Oiu Sadam (Oiu harbour)
River Tänassilma and Lake Võrtsjärv offer wonderful opportunities to enjoy wa...
Oksa oak meadow and resting place at Soomaa
Oksa oak meadow is located near the Kildu-Tõramaa road, in the immediate vici...
Olustvere Manor
Olustvere Manor is one of the most fully preserved manor complexes in Estonia...
Olustvere Manor Park
Olustvere Manor Park is a perfect place for a family walk or picnic. Animals ...
Lake Öördi nature study trail
The Öördi hiking trails begins at a camp site where there's a hut and a bonfi...
Sunset bog hike in Soomaa at night
Start: Kõpu Visitor Centre at 8 pm, where your guide is waiting for you. • D...
Paistu Virgin Mary Church
The first mentioning of Paistu Church takes place in relation to the Lithuani...
Skating rink with a paraffin surface
You can have a great time on our skating rink with your family or friends, ir...
Lake Parika observation tower
The 100-metre-long boardwalk of Parika bog is located on the 17th kilometre o...
Study trail at Lake Parika Väikejärv
The trail at Lake Parika Väikejärv is famous for its heart-shaped bog lake. T...
Pärsti Manor
Pärsti Manor has been in the possession of the von Engelhardt, von Below as w...
Pilistvere St Andrew Church
The stone church was built in the second half of the 13th century. It was con...
Pilistvere Memorial
Pilistvere Memorial is a tomb piled up from stones with a cross in front of t...
Woven jewellery workshop at Bonifatius Guild
If you would like to experience the joy of making something yourself, you can...
Hiking services of Tipu Nature School
Tipu Nature School aims to diversely spread environmental education. We are d...
Olustvere tourism centre
Olustvere tourism centre represents one of the best preserved manor complexes...
Lake Ruhijärv
During the summer, you can go visit Lake Ruhijärv, which is like a paradise w...
Ruunaraipe dunes in Soomaa
Ruunaraipe dunes are the favourite trip destination for people living in Vilj...
Sammuli stables
Come and enjoy the stunning views over Lake Viljandi from the Sammuli stables...
Seikle Vabaks (Freedom of Adventure) – kayak hike in Soomaa National Park
Soomaa National Park is known for its wonderful nature, bogs, and many rivers...
Tour skating in Soomaa National Park
Forget about boring and overcrowded ice rinks – come and try our tour skates ...
Seikle Vabaks (Freedom of Adventure) – snowshoe hike in Soomaa National Park
Soomaa National Park was established for the protection of large bogs – there...
Spring Siniallikas
Siniallikas (blue spring) was an ancient sacrificial spring, named after its ...
Sinialliku hiking trail
Sinialliku hiking trail runs along the shores of the lovely Sinialliku Lake a...
Soomaa National Park and visitor centre
Soomaa National Park was established in 1993 to protect untouched bogs, biolo...
Flood at Soomaa – the local life, a hike, and a smoke sauna at Karuskose
Spend a day or a few living in the iconic Karuskose Farm in the middle of the...
Fifth season canoeing trip in Soomaa
The time of early spring floods is known as the fifth season in the Riisa Vil...
Soomaa.com berrying trips
Taste and pick various wild berries, accompanied by a local Soomaa guide, whi...
Kicksled trips of soomaa.com
Kicksleds are great for a comfortable hike on frozen flood areas or along for...
Sukahärma Märdi farm
Sukahärma Märdi farm awaits you in the village of Veskimäe in Abja municipali...
St. John’s Lutheran Church in Suure-Jaani
The church was built in the 1300s and is one of the oldest stone churches in ...
Suure-Kõpu manor
Suure-Kõpu manor operates as a school but is also open to visitors. A two-sto...
Orion observatory
This observatory, erected by local farmer Oskar Noorkõiv, boasts a telescope ...
Tarvastu Museum
This museum, in the village of Mustla in Tarvastu municipality in Viljandi Co...
Tarvastu Order Stronghold ruins
The stronghold is thought to have been constructed on the site of an early Es...
Peetri (St. Peter's) Church in Tarvastu
Tarvastu church is dedicated to St. Peter the Apostle. Older parts of the chu...
Teringi study trail
The loop trail is ideal for people who are not wearing special hiking clothes...
Tõramaa wooded meadow trail
Tõramaa wooded meadow trail gives a great overview of the best preserved wood...
Uue-Suislepa manor
The name of Suislepa is familiar to Estonians thanks to the Suislepa apple cu...
Väikemõisa manor
The Väikemõisa manor was build in the beginning of the last century and is a ...
Valma Adventure Park
Valma Holiday Camp Adventure Park is a climbing complex with over 50 obstacle...
Hiking at the Vanaõue Holiday Centre
Vanaõue Holiday Centre offers plenty of ways to enjoy a getaway in nature. Th...
The oak of Viiralt (Tammekoori)
The Tammekoori oak, depicted by Eduard Viiralt in his drypoint ‘Viljandi maas...
Viljandi Ice Rink
Viljandi Ice Rink offers various options for getting a bit of exercise as wel...
Chimes at St John's Church in Viljandi
At St John's Church in Viljandi, the biggest chime in Estonia, made by 25 bel...
Viljandi Rotary Disc Golf Park
The 18-course disc golf park is located on Huntaugu Hill in Männimäe district...
Visit to Võhma candle factory
At Võhma Valgusevabrik, we demonstrate how we make candles at our production ...
Permanent exhibition of Voldemar Luht's wooden horses at the Olustvere Manor
There is an exhibition of about 150 miniature wooden sculptures in the stable...
Lake Võrtsjärv
Lake Võrtsjärv is the largest inland water body in Estonia. Both the visiting...
Võrtsjärv Cycling Track
The Võrtsjärv Cycling Track goes around the Lake Võrtsjärv, through three cou...