Kuressaare is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Estonia. Differently from the big cities, Kuressaare has still remained a quiet and homely place with unpolluted environment and clean drinking water and no industrial smog or thick traffic, let alone it is safe. The most interesting sights of Kuressaare include the Episcopal Castle, built in the II half of the 13th century. Kuressaare offers an exciting cultural life, so people won’t get bored here. Summer is the time when various events take place. The traditional Opera and Chamber Music Days as well as the Park Concerts have become popular with tourists.