Altja nature and culture historical trail (3 km)

Lääne-Viru County, Lahemaa National Park
The seaside study trail introduces the fishing village and the surrounding nature from the shingle beach to the Altja river floodplain.
Phone +372 676 7010, +372 329 5555
Type of objectStudy trail
Parking facilitiesParking area in front of the Altja tavern
AmenitiesLarge information boards at the parking area and at the tip of the cape by the net sheds and 8 small information boards on the trail. All in Estonian and in English.
Camping facilities camping and campfirest at Mustoja campfire site or Oandu campsite
Hiking options yes
Restrictions View the restrictions on visiting Lahemaa National Park here.
LocationAltja village, Haljala municipality, Lääne-Viru County.
Object no. 7 on the national park map
Driving directionsDrive 70 km from Tallinn towards Narva, turn left onto Viitna–Koljaku road and drive 6.5 km to Palmse village, turn right (at the sign 6 km to Sagadi). Drive on Palmse–Sagadi road, cross Rakvere–Haljala road (at the sign 2.5 km to the Sagadi manor) and drive up to the Sagadi manor. Turn left (at the sign 5 km to the Altja fishing village), drive 5 km on Sagadi–Altja road. The trail starts from the parking area in front of the Altja tavern. 
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.583056
longitude: 26.111111
L-EST 97 x: 6606944.9 y: 619266.6