Alatskivi hiking trail (4.5 km)

The 4.5 km hiking trail runs around Lake Lossijärv next to the famous Alatskivi Manor, and with its alternating terrain, various sights and diverse biota offers wonderful experiences in all seasons.
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesDesignated parking areas in Alatskivi, parking area for 4 cars near the large esker called “Bed of Kalevipoeg”.
AmenitiesInformation board at the start of the trail, small information stands introducing single objects along the trail, boardwalk sections, 2 bridges, log stairs leading to the “Bed of Kalevipoeg”, picnic tables, campfire site and village swing.
Hiking options yes
SightsAlong the trail with the alternating terrain — Hirveaed garden, Alatskivi manor park, Lakes Veskijärv and Lossijärv, reconstructed Turbasild bridge, protected oak tree, called “oak of loyalty”, the Red Spring, “the Bed of Kalevipoeg”, spectacular views of the Alatskivi Manor.
Additional informationThe hiking trail is situated in Alatskivi Landscape Protection Area.
RestrictionsCamping and making campfire is allowed in designated places only. Planning public events with more than 50 participants and use of motorised vehicles requires prior consent from the protected area manager (Tartu–Jõgeva region of the Environmental Board).
LocationAlatskivi municipality, Tartu County.
Driving directionsThe hiking trail starts from Alatskivi town, at the information board, opposite the cemetery.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.602794
longitude: 27.137397
L-EST 97 x: 6500137 y: 682316