A stretch of soft, sandy beach... stylish villas dating from the early 20th Century... outdoor café tables filled with tanned visitors from far and wide... This could only be Pärnu, Estonia’s official ‘summer capital’ and its number one party spot when the weather turns warm.
Back on dry land, the cosy streets of Old Town are waiting to be explored. It’s here that Pärnu’s dining and nightlife scene is concentrated, including several cool, new additions for 2016. Be sure to check out the Restaurants & Cafés section of this guide to find out what’s cooking as well as browse the Culture & Events pages to get the scoop on this summer’s hottest happenings.