Best things to do in Viljandi County
Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.
“Most popular destination in Estonia for nature lovers around the world! Famous for fifth season in early spring when the flood is on for canoeing. Wildlife walks, swimming and berry picking with guides in the summer. Mushrooming in the autumn. Perfect for kicksledgeing, cross-skiing and skating in the winter. Secret romance spot for bonsai lovers all year round! ”
“The huge Lake Võrtsjärv is full of fish. We have boats for rent, as well as fishing equipment. You can also rent sailing digies: Finn, Laser or optimist. ”
Point of Interest
“Permanent exhibition of a naivist artist Paul Kondas who was a very inspiering person in his way of thinking and expressing hidden messages at the time of Soviet regime. Plus temporary spectacular exhibitions by contemporary artists. Personal and warm approach by the stuff.”
“The castle ruins are dignified. Astonishing view and place to hang out and relax. Plus the historical value of the fact that it was the most durable fortress in Estonian history. ”
“If Italian wood fired pizza and beer is your idea of a good time Amrita is for you. Amrita caters for all diets from the hearty meat eater through to the humble vegan. Pizzas can be ordered with diary cheese (or vegan cheese). The prices are reasonable and the service is very friendly. Seating's available inside or out on the rear deck. Don't forget to order an Estonian beer with your Italian pizza. Our suggestion is to try a slightly alcoholic "Kali" drink with your pizza for an interesting surprise.”