Kirimäe observation tower

Lääne County, Silma Nature Reserve
Observation tower is located at the tip of the Kirimäe peninsula. From here opens a superb view on the Saunja Bay and the surrounding coastal meadows. In spring and autumn you can see thousands of aquatic birds stopping on the Bay during their migration. In summer the meadows are nesting areas for northern lapwings and other birds and also the natterjack toads.
Phone+372 506 2004
E-mailinfo.nova@rmk.ee
Type of objectObservation Tower
Parking facilitiesA small parking space by the road
AmenitiesObservation tower, 7m high
Additional informationObservation tower is 400 m from the parking space. Rubber boots are necessary.
Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
Restrictions
Recreational fishing in Silma Nature Reserve is prohibited from 1 March to 30 June. Motorised water traffic is prohibited. Cycling outside designated roads and paths and motorised vehicle traffic and parking outside designated roads and parking areas is prohibited in the nature reserve. Camping and making campfire is allowed in designated places only.
Information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board (+372 680 7438, info@keskkonnaamet.ee).
LocationSaunja village, Lääne-Nigula municipality, Lääne County
Driving directionsFrom Tallinn:
Drive on to Keila. Drive from Keila towards Haapsalu on the Keila-Haapsalu road. From this road turn towards Linnamäe and drive 600 m. Turn left from the second possibility and drive for 1.3 km until you see the parking space. The observation tower is 400 m from the parking space.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.965769
longitude: 23.661093
L-EST 97 x: 6536352 y: 480503