Estonia has a rich cultural heritage of folk song and dance, colourful handicrafts, wooden saunas and rustic food. Experience the traditional and modern sides of Estonian culture first hand at these markets, workshops, museums and festivals.
What are some traditions in Estonia?
Estonian holidays are mostly based on the Western Christian calendar and Protestant traditions. Notable among these is Jaanipäev, the Estonian Midsummer, which involves seeking ones way to non-urban environments, burning large bonfires (jaanituli), and participating in the drunken revelry of jaaniõhtu.
What is the main religion in Estonia?
The religious population is predominantly Christian and includes followers of 90 affiliations. Due to most ethnic Estonians nowadays being irreligious, while the minority Russian population has remained largely religious, the Eastern Orthodoxy has become more common than Lutheranism.
What currency do they use in Estonia?