Vormsi Landscape Protection Area

The main assets of the area are the heritage culture landscapes, and the habitats of rare species



Location

Vormsi Island

Attraction

Coastal habitats, meadow areas, juniper shrubs, canebrakes, habitats of rare lichen appearing to originate from the tundra, lakes, wellsprings, limestone hump in Huitberg, pebble piles, alvar forests, different cultural heritage objects

Information

RMK information point in the Matsalu National Park centre

 

Tel: +372 472 4236

 

E-mail: matsalu.looduskeskus@rmk.ee

 

address Penijõe, Lihula Rural Municipality, Lääne County

Visit organiser

RMK

Manager of the protected area

Hiiu-Lääne-Saare region of the Environmental Board

Rules of conduct

Camping and starting a fire is allowed only in designated areas.

All roads and trails within the borders of the landscape reserve are for public use from dawn till dusk. For the purpose of not disturbing birds during nesting, visiting the islets of Hullo and Sviby is banned from 15 March till 15 July, from 16 July till 31 October it is allowed to go to the islets by the permission of the manager of the protected area. Going to Rälby marsh and Hosby forest is also restricted from 15 February till 15 July. When going to the grazed area, use the appropriate crossings to pass through the pens and carefully close the gates behind yourself!