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See Narva from the Observation Deck of the Knight's Castle

Do you want to visit the citadel, which is the only monument of the chivalric period that has survived to the present day? Then you can visit Herman Castle. You can reach it by walking from the central part of Narva. The Danes founded it in the XIII century. It was completed only in the next century by the knights of the Livonian Order. The castle is a museum today. Its exhibitions are located on 8 floors.
In Narva, travelers will have the opportunity to try popular Estonian dishes. The city presents a wide selection of restaurants of various levels. The traditional cuisine is considered … Open
If you buy a ticket, you can enter the fortress. You will walk through the knight’s hall and look at the museum exhibits related to different stages of the history of Narva. You will also have the opportunity to climb to the observation platform. It is equipped in the Long Herman Tower. Its height is 51 meters. You can enjoy views of the city and the Ivangorod Fortress, built by the order of Ivan III.

Become a Member of Quest Adventures

Perhaps a new type of active leisure in Narva will interest you. It is a quest-adventure called "Narva Circle". Its duration is 2 hours. You can participate in this exciting interactive game if you install the Quest City app on your Android or Apple smartphone. This app will turn an ordinary walk around the city into an exciting adventure. You will get an opportunity to test yourself and visit the most picturesque streets, see sights, solve riddles, get hints, and get acquainted with the alternative history of Narva. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Off-Road Safari in Ida

You can go from Narva to an extreme Safari in the Aidu slate quarry. It was an industrial zone in the past. You can become a passenger of SUV or the driver of a powerful car if you want. The guide will talk about ecology and shale during the entertainment. You will be able to overcome many sudden ascents, cross a water stream several times, and test your ability to find paths and crossings. You will communicate with other Safari participants using a radio transmitter. From 2 to 15 people can take part in the Safar at the same time.

Change the Plot of a 6D Movie in a Planetarium

If you like the starry sky, you can visit the city planetarium during your vacation in Narva. It occupies the 3rd floor of the Astri shopping and entertainment complex. It is open from 10 am to 10 pm. The planetarium is open seven days a week. It is equipped with modern projectors. If you come here, you will be able to learn a lot about the discoveries made by scientists by looking at the dome. It has a height of 10 meters and a 360-degree viewing angle. You can also participate in various interactive contests. You can watch a movie in the 6D cinema in the planetarium and change its plot by moving special joysticks.
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Outdoor Activities

You can choose the kind of active leisure in nature during a holiday in Narva. If you come here in the summer, you can go hiking along the 3 kilometers-hiking trail to Akkekula. There are several stands with information about local nature there. You will also have the opportunity to go kayaking along the riverbed of the same name, ride a yacht, go horse riding, and cycling. If you visit Narva in the winter months, you can walk around the city on a snowmobile, spend time on ice fishing, and overcome the snow track on cross-country skis.

Visit the Valaste Waterfall

The highest waterfall in the country is located 60 kilometers from Narva. It is especially beautiful in early spring when the snow melts. The waterfall also looks amazing in winter, when it freezes completely. It is called Valaste. Its height is 30 meters. You can enjoy the scenic attraction from the observation deck. It has wooden flooring and railings. It is supported on supports made of metal. The platform is located at an altitude of 25 meters. You can reach it by going down a narrow staircase.
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Survived castles around Narva
♥   Castle 'Ivangorod Fortress' , 1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Gdov Kremlin' , 73.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Notable celebrations and festivals in Estonia

The tradition of bonfire was revived in Estonia more than twenty years ago and has since gained international status. Today, guests from Sweden, Finland, Latvia and other countries now participate in this festive event. Thousands of lights are lit on the Estonian coast yearly. The occasion has also become a family event. It is now accompanied by the collective creation of spectacular fiery figures, exhibitions and concerts. Among other festive events in Estonia deserving special attention are, the International Hanseatic Days, the merry summer festival “Grillfest” on the eve of Yanov’s Day, Viljandi Folk Music Festivals and other events in which both Estonians and numerous tourists participate. … Open
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