Osmussaar is known for its fascinating nature and settlement history. For centuries, the island was home to coastal Swedes. After the Second World War, Osmussaar was a closed border zone and home to a Soviet military unit.
Kessulaid is the oldest and highest islet in Estonia. The nature of istet is versatile - Kesse Bank with its height up to 8.5 m offers gorgeous views, on the western side of the islet there is a sandy beach. Kesselaid is a part of the biospheric protection area. On the islet 16 species of orchids are counted.
We will admire the view from Estonia’s highest limestone cliff Ontika and the highest waterfall in Estonia – Valaste waterfall. We will visit magnificent Oru Park and examine the buildings from the post-war period of Stalin, classical avenues, baeutiful Sillamäe Cultural Centre and Museum with exhibition of the soviet time.
During the cultural trip we visit beautifully restored manor houses in magnificent parks, walk in our traditional fisherman villages where inhabitants are still living, visit a romantic captains' village of Käsmu with Maritime Museum or Museum of Art in Viinistu.