Haapsalu Old Town, Haapsalu

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Surrounded almost entirely by the sea, Haapsalu Old Town is reputed to be over 700 years old, as evidenced by medieval monuments. Take a walk along the town's promenade that hugs the bay and breathe in the fresh sea air. Many like to snap photos of the area's numerous birds and the region's typical wooden houses, scattered throughout the gardens. At the health resort, you can enjoy one of the site's well known mud therapy sessions. The old town also offers plenty of facilities and play areas for children. Use our Haapsalu online trip planner to visit Haapsalu Old Town on your trip to Haapsalu, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • By chance we spent a couple of days in Haapsalu during the festival. Some great local crafts on display, lots to eat, see and experience. Unexpected pleasure! Would definitely return!  more »
  • A cosy village with a castle ruin. Various terraces, highlighted by a coffee shop where Marlene Dietrich has been
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  • Episcopal Castle next to Old Town is main attarction is Haapsalu, so it's easy to have a little walk in Old Town too. Because of wooden houses and smaller size, this Old Town is nothing like in Tallin...  more »
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