Urvaste Parish (Estonian: Urvaste vald, Võro: Urvastõ vald) was a rural municipality of Estonia, in Võru County. It had a population of 1,413 (as of 1 January 2009) and an area of 139.62 km².[1]

Urvaste Parish

Urvaste vald (in Estonian)
Urvastõ vald (in Võro)
Tamme-Lauri oak in Urvaste
Tamme-Lauri oak in Urvaste
Flag of Urvaste Parish
Flag
Coat of arms of Urvaste Parish
Coat of arms
Urvaste Parish within Võru County.
Urvaste Parish within Võru County.
CountryFlag of Estonia.svg Estonia
CountyVõrumaa lipp.svg Võru County
Administrative centreKuldre
Area
 • Total139.62 km2 (53.91 sq mi)
Population
 (01.01.2009)
 • Total1,413
 • Density10/km2 (26/sq mi)
Websitewww.urvaste.ee

There are two main tourist attractions: Tamme-Lauri oak and Pokuland.

SettlementsEdit

Villages

Kassi - Kirikuküla - Koigu - Kõlbi - Kuldre - Lümatu - Pihleni - Ruhingu - Toku - Uhtjärve - Urvaste - Uue-Antsla - Vaabina - Visela

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population figure and composition". http://www.stat.ee Statistics Estonia. Retrieved 27 January 2010. External link in |publisher= (help)

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Coordinates: 57°53′36″N 26°29′56″E / 57.89333°N 26.49889°E / 57.89333; 26.49889