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About Väinamere Uisk

 

Historic sail ship ‘Moonland’ will be launched in Muhu island on 20th of July.
You are all invited!


The ceremony will start at 16.00 in Kuivastu harbour. 
In the evening the party will take place at Vanatoa Tourism Farm. 
 

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NEAR THE SEA
          THE TIME TRAVELLING           TOURISM MAP          
TRAILS OF AINCENT CULTURE       UISK SHIP AND KOGUVA      LÕUNARANNA PORT

In 2009 marine organisation Väinamere Uisk was founded to re-build the traditional uisk vessel of Estonian islands and expose the local sea traditions to a wider audience. 

In the early Middle Ages people from the western islands (Saaremaa, Muhu etc.)  were called vikings and their vessels named huisk (snake). It was a narrow and light-weighted vessel, carried easily over different hindrances. 
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The new uisk follows the characteristics of the large transport models of the 19th century.
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The project also gives an opportunity to become a sponsor or do co-operation with the organisation. You are welcome!
info@uisk.ee 



Order the historical map of uisk (A3 / 15 EUR) - info@uisk.ee
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