As a riverside and seaside town, Pärnu offers many ways to enjoy activities on water: boating in a real fishing boat, fun paddle boat rides, water skiing and banana boat rides. Sailing in the Bay of Pärnu provides a unique experience; the more adventurous ones can enjoy kayaking on the sea. You can rent surfing equipment and practice minigolf on the Pärnu beach or rent a bicycle for long rides around the city.
Small and grown-up visitors alike are welcome at an adventure park located in Pärnu County where you can climb trees and admire the view to the sea. You can go snowshoeing, canoeing, kicksledding or skiing with an experienced instructor. Why not to try birdwatching or disc golf? In the winter, dog sledding or sleigh riding with horses can provide a thrilling experience. Take the chance to go boating with a fisherman or rent a row boat and fishing rods. For golf lovers, there are excellent, wide-open golf courses just outside the city.