"Altja: Clouds, Water, and Rocks" Altja by Kathrin_E
Altja Travel Guide: 11 reviews and 54 photos
Altja is a former fishermen's village in Lahemaa National Park. Nowadays there are no professional fishermen any more. Most houses have been turned into summer houses and belong to families who live in Tallinn and elsewhere.
The coastline consists of small bays and peninsulas full of granite boulders, erratics the glaciers of the ice age have left behind. A little hike along the shore is a must in Altja. The clouds in the sky put on a show for free.
The old village pub of Altja ia a wooden building with a thatched roof. The interior is plain and dark, you sit on... more travel advice
A row of four old wooden sheds is located at the tip of the peninsula. These buildings have never been meant as houses... more travel advice
Written Sep 24, 2009
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Written Sep 24, 2009
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