Fifth Season in December

The rainfall of the last few weeks has raised the water level of Halliste river in Soomaa by a metre. Pre-winter is not a habitual „fifth season“. Air temperature for a night and day period is three and half degrees on average and water temperature is more than five degrees above zero. The Soomaa people Read More …

Winners Announced of Ecotourism Travel Blog Contest

From a shortlist of 10 finalists established by popular opinion, the three winners have been named of the ecotourism travel blog contest sponsored by whl.travel, a global online travel-booking network of mindful local travel experts. One of the winner will explore Soomaa in 2012, congratulations! The goal of the ecotourism travel blog contest was to Read More …

Wet Christmas

Warm and rainy december has brought a Fifth Season to Soomaa. Villagers from Tõramaa and Riisa have been known to say that they have five seasons: spring, summer, autumn, winter and high water, the latter overlapping with any of the other four seasons at random. At this time right for the Christmas. Please follow and Read More …

Partnership in ECOTOUR project

Our company has been invited to partner in EU Leonardo project ECOTOUR. Project aims to create an ecotourism training programme in Cyprus, Spain, Lithuania and Estonia. Our role in the project will be to participate the adaptation of training programme to the needs of Estonia and take part in project meetings. As one of the Read More …

Soomaa in Forbes Top 10 Travel Destinations

The magazine Forbes included Soomaa National Park in a “Top Ten Adventure Travel Destinations You Didn’t Know About”, along with Slovenian nature beauty, Rumania on horseback, Jordanian tourism gem Petra, Israel and other unusual objects considered to be attractive for tourists…. See more at Forbes Website Please follow and like us:

Berry picking trip in Soomaa

Autumn in Estonia and Soomaa is  season rich in different wild food. It is time to go for berry-picking now- first cranberries are ripe and ready to be picked up. This Saturday (17th of September) You can join our cranberry picking trip with experienced local guide Edu Kuill .The guide will show the best cranberry Read More …

Konik horses arrived Soomaa – Prosze bardzo!

A new breed of horses – Konik horses, arrived to Soomaa national park and will help to maintain the flood plain grasslands. This initiative has been supported by nature conservation organization  ARK Nature and Rewilding Europe project. From Wikipedia one can learn that Konik horses are originally from in Poland. Prosze bardzo! Please follow and like Read More …