Sõmeri Lighthouse

Sõmeri Lighthouse

Matsi küla, Lääneranna vald 88219
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The charming Sõmeri islet has trails and two lonely towers - a birdwatching tower and a lighthouse. In the white octagonal tower, there's a beacon that shines all year round and lights an area of 9 nautical miles. You cannot enter the tower but there are plenty of other interesting things to do. The islet's nature offers guests wild strawberries and gorgeous sunsets. It's possible to have a picnic or build stone towers on the rocky beach. Hikers and campers will both find a pleasant stay among the junipers.  Please note: The lighthouse is not accessible by car. You can park 1 km away from it by the birdwatching tower or on the side of the road. 

Features and amenities

Amenities

Free parking
Information boards
Recreation area/picnic ground

Getting there

From the Tõstamaa-Nurmsi highway, there's a sign pointing to Saulepi observation tower, when reaching the observation tower, there's also a corresponding sign on the Matsi-Saulepi road. The official parking lot is on Matsi beach, 1.4 km from the lighthouse. You can also drive closer and park your car on the side of the road. When parking on the kerb, make sure not to obstruct traffic.

Accessibility

Signposted
On foot only

Times and prices

Open all year round