Haabersti district – a green living environment by the beach

The Haabersti district in the western part of Tallinn includes 12 smaller districts that have mostly developed out of summer mansions and fishing villages. Kakumäe is a beautiful and green seaside area that gets its name from the Kakumäe village that used to be located there and that was mentioned already in 1467. A touch of history can also be seen at the end of the Kakumäe peninsula, where you’ll find the remains of the artillery battery of Peter the Great’s naval fortress.

Today Kakumäe is an area of single family homes with large gardens, perfect for an active person.

Read more