|Municipality of Estonia|
Sangaste Parish within Valga County.
|• Mayor||Kaido Tamberg (Social Democrates)|
|• Total||144.72 km2 (55.88 sq mi)|
|• Density||10/km2 (26/sq mi)|
Sangaste feature attractions includes the Sangaste Castle, where Friedrich Wilhelm Rembert von Berg (1793-1874), the Governor-General of Finland (1855-1861), was born. It is now a hotel and a restaurant. Sangaste is also the birthplace of the Estonian writer August Gailit (1891-1960) and Estonian opera singer Aarne Viisimaa (1898-1989).
The village was first mentioned in 1272 as Toyvel.
- Small borough
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