Kirikumäe hiking trails (3.2 km)

The 3,2 km long hiking trail goes around lake Kirikumäe and is situated in Kirikumäe Landscape Protection Area. The trail is supplied with wooden signs and information boards.
Phone+372 501 9564
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking area for 5 cars.
AmenitiesKirikumäe hiking trail is 3.2 km long, partly boardwalk. There are 2 fire rings with barbecue grills and a forest hut along the trail.
Camping facilities On the Kirikumäe campfire site max 2 tents.
Campfire site 1 outdoor fireplace, 1 fire ring with a grill.
Hiking options by walking
Accommodation yes
Sleeps (no. of people)Hut for 4 people.
SightsBog lakes, forest and meadow communities, and scenic view of rolling landscape.
Additional information Part of the trail goes through private land. The forest hut can be used free of charge. Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
Restrictions The hiking trail is in Kirikumäe Landscape Protection Area, information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board (, +372 786 8360).
LocationVõru municipality, Võru County. Object no 39 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive about 19 km on Võru–Luhamaa road (Road no. 2, E263) towards Vastseliina and turn right to Vastseliina. Drive past the fire station, across the bridge, to the junction, turn left and drive 6.8 km straight ahead on the asphalt road up to the intersection at the Järvsaare bus stop. Turn left and drive 500 m. The lake and campfire sites, as well as the start of the trail are to the right of the road.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 57.68758
longitude: 27.25216
L-EST 97 x: 6398631.9 y: 693923.2