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Ethereal

The ferry ride takes you to a land back in time. You can walk around most of the island though a... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Lynne S
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Winters, California
Piece of heaven

Great island to explore by foot or bicycle. Quiet beaches with shallow water. Interesting museum... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Cindyfrog
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clonakilty
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Jul 21, 2018
“Ethereal”
Aug 29, 2017
“Piece of heaven”
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Kihnu island is a peculiar alloy of contemporary and the past. Proclaimed by UNESCO Kihnu culture space is living and functioning till nowadays. Kihnu women wear every day self woven traditional skirts (kort), already small children know Kihnu...more
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

The ferry ride takes you to a land back in time. You can walk around most of the island though a bike would be more leisurely. Transport by bench seat truck is possible too. Well worth a peaceful day.

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Great island to explore by foot or bicycle. Quiet beaches with shallow water. Interesting museum, and lighthouse.

Thank Cindyfrog
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I visited Kihnu in the end of August with my mother's colleagues and their families. The nature is absolutely beautiful and reflects ethnic Estonia very well. Just get a bike and drive around- it's so small :) It will give you the chance to see...More

1  Thank karinvoodla
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Little island with one bar is place to go when your mind is overloaded and you have only few days to rest. Take bicycle (a lot of places where you can rent one) and go. It was rainings all time I was here but it...More

Thank Kristīne M
Reviewed 9 July 2016

The best way to examine the island is bike ride. Bicycles can be rented from port. Enjoy the beautiful landscapes and villages. Travel to the island leaves a good impression.

Thank susihunt
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Last summer I spent three weeks travelling from Vilnius to Tallinn, taking a pretty typical route. But one place I visited that might not be on many people's lists was Kihnu Island. I became interested in it after I read about its unique culture and...More

7  Thank occhiolist
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Kihnu is definetely worth visiting in case you are interested in local cultures and special environment. Everything about this island is about people living on it. Both past and present. No upscale accommodation facilities at least up till now but a special relaxed atmosphere replaces...More

Thank Olli R
Reviewed 2 July 2015

You are welcome to the Kihnu Island! You will meet totally excotic place with the excellent ladies who wear every day the national clothes! Kihnu Mere Pidu 2015 is the fantastic palce for the meeting to the all people worldwide!

Thank andor436
Reviewed 11 May 2015

It's a petty how few people (even Estonians themselves) actually make it to this island but it's just awesome! The insanely cool part of this 7km-long island is that it's run by women! While walking around, you'll easily see old women in traditional clothes passing...More

1  Thank GreteSmiles
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