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Nõva

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Nõva [1] is a small coastal village located on the North West coast of Estonia. It's situated between Haapsalu and Paldiski (around 50km from each).

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Bus schedules can be checked at Bussireisid [2].


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Swedes inhabited the coast for hundreds of years so the area is full of Swedish history.

  • Põlluotsa Farm Museum, Põlluotsa talu, Peraküla küla. Acquaint yourself with farm tools and buildings from the last century, with exhibits of wood and stone - all 10 buildings that comprised the farm complex have survived. In addition, you can arrange hikes to visit the region’s nature and other attractions, using various orientation and hiking trails.
  • St Olaf's Church. The oldest and also smallest surviving wooden church in Estonia (built in the 17th century).

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The beach is the biggest attraction of the village.

During summer and autumn you can also wander around the untouched pine forests and pick berries or mushrooms.

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The official Estonian tourism website provides an extensive list of options for accommodation in Nõva [3].

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  • Haapsalu, major seaside resort town
  • Paldiski, former Russian naval base, situated on the Pakri peninsula
  • Noarootsi, steeped in Swedish and Soviet history



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