Tallinn, the national capital, is about 75 miles (121 kilometers) northeast of Vahtraste.
Holidaying in this popular region can be not only relaxing, but an adventure too; so be sure to jump in the car and tour some of the other fabulous villages, towns and cities dotted around Vahtraste. Lihula, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west, and Haapsalu, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south of Vahtraste are also waiting to be discovered.
Discover the region's rich cultural fabric within Estonia's mansions and theaters.
If the perfect holiday for you includes being outside and rugging up against the cold weather, Estonia will be a great destination. Snow shoeing is popular here. Cross-country skiing is also enjoyed in the area.
Experience the culture of Estonia by trying popular local food. Pork and baltic herring are ingredients commonly used in local dishes in this area. There are lots of special food options here. Check out sult (pork) or rosolje (herring, beet and potato). But your meal is not really finished until you have had habelik taluneiu (rye bread and cream pudding), a common dessert in these parts.
If you plan on arriving and departing by air, it's good to remember that the handiest major airport is Lennart Meri Airport, 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the northeast of Vahtraste.