Package type: 2 days
Season: September–June
For whom: groups (min. 2–max. 8 pers.)
Services included: fishing guide, fishing equipment, transportation, dinner, accommodation with breakfast, sauna
Duration of the programme: The fishing tour is 8 hours long and can be divided between 2 days.
Type of transport: Return transport from the accommodation to the fishing sites is included. If requested, also from Tallinn.
Public transportation: bus Tallinn–Loksa

Address: Kärka Holiday House, Kuusalu vald, Harjumaa
Distance from the capital: Tallinn 70 km
Hosts: Lahemaa Kalaturism MTÜ (Lahemaa Fishing tourism NGO): Timo Tinse (fishing guide), Rain Käärst (chef), Signe Blum (accommodation hostess).
Contact details:
T.: +372 555 555 55

Estonia is a maritime country where coastal fishing has a long tradition and is part of the history of the Estonian coastal people. Scenic fishing villages Kaberneeme Salmistu, Purekari and Viinistu in Lahemaa region are located in the area that is the best for fishing sea trout and boasts the biggest fish.

The host of the programme is Lahemaa Kalaturism – the local fishing association and their main goal is the propagation of sustainable fishing and educating new fishing guides. Timo, the fishing guide, is well known in Estonia and probably one of the best sea trout catchers in the area. Rain Käärst, the chef, will cook the dinner together with guests, and Signe Bloom will take care of the cosy atmosphere in the holiday house.

The fishing tour takes guests to fishing sites, the choice of which will be selected on the morning of the tour depending on the weather conditions, wind and currents. The fishing sites are 10-30 km from the guest house. Guests are picked up in the morning and guided in fishing until the end of the day. The package includes snacks and refreshments throughout the fishing day. The day ends with a delicious dinner of grilled fish and local specialities, cooked under the guidance of the chef, followed by a country sauna in the holiday house.

Day 1.

  • Transfer from Tallinn to Kärka Holiday House.
  • Introduction of the tour. Meeting with the fishing guide, instruction about fishing.
  • Guided fishing. Fishing 3–4 hours, light lunch in the open air, fishing 3 hours. Return to the accommodation.
  • Guests will prepare dinner from the day’s catch with the chef.
  • Evening sauna.
  • Overnight in Kärka Holiday House.

Day 2.

  • Breakfast
  • Guided fishing. Fishing 3–4 hours, light lunch prepared with the guidance of the chef.
  • Transfer to Tallinn.