Helme Tourism, Estonia
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Helme is a small borough (Estonian: alevik) in Helme Parish, Valga County, in southern Estonia. It's located only 2 km (1 mi) northwest of the town of Tõrva by the Valga–Pärnu road (nr. 6). At the 2011 Census, the settlement's population was 167. Helme church parish was first mentioned in 1329 during a Lithuanian raid. Most of the neighbouring land was fiefed in the 15th–16th centuries. Livonian Order castle in Helme (Ordensburg Helmet) was probably built in the first half of the 14th century. The site on a steep hill is believed to have been used as a stronghold earlier by Sackalians in the Ancient Estonia. By its ground plan the order castle was 120×60 m oval shaped structure, surrounded by two moats. There was a borough beside the castle in the Middle Ages, it was mentioned until the 17th century. The castle was destroyed by the Swedes during the Russo-Swedish War in 1658. Nowadays only parts of the walls with high window holes have survived. Helme is the birthplace of Estonian sculptress Erna Viitol (1920–2001).Wikipedia
Home to pretty treasures, Helme is Estonia's best kept secret. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.
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Facts and Stats for Helme*
Living in Helme - Quality of Life
Climate Index 76.27 (High)
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Cost for Essentials in Helme
Here's how much it will cost to shop in Helme
Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
International Movie per seat 7.17 USD
Summer clothing in a chain store 32.63 USD
Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.21 USD
Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 59.79 USD
*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced and subjected to change without notice.
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