Saku Tourism

Saku (German: Sack) is a small town (Estonian: alevik) in Harju County, Estonia, located 16 km (10 mi) south from Tallinn, the capital. It is the administrative centre of Saku Parish. Saku had a population of 4,675 on 1 April 2012, which makes it the biggest small town in Estonia. Saku is most known by Saku Brewery which is one of two biggest breweries in Estonia. Saku has a station on the Edelaraudtee's western route. Vääna River crosses Saku.


Looking for travel information about Saku? Explore the best travel advice on Saku, Estonia. After your splendid visit to Saku, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Tallinn. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Tallinn for its bountiful attractions like Tallinn Old Town, Town Hall Square, Toompea Hill And Castle on your trip to Saku. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Tallinn Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Saku.

Saku is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Saku before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 17.9 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 19.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40.54 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 24.67 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.18 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.31 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.66 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • How safe is Saku for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Saku.

    • Burglary and Theft 17 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.17 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 11.49 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.74 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.56 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.46 (Low)
    • Attacks 19.97 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 34.83 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 94.37 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.19 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.67 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.54 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.33 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Saku is 173.98 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 78.67 (High)
    • Climate Index 64.28 (High)
    • Pollution Index 22.77 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 27.79 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 53.44 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.94 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.39 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 72.62 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Saku

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.91 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.85 USD

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