Tellingumäe observation tower

The 24 m wooden observation tower offers a spectacular view on the flooded plains of the curvy Mustjõgi River. Near the tower the Mustjõgi River joins the Koiva (Gauja) river, which runs along the Estonian-Latvian border for 22 km.
Phone+372 501 9564
Type of objectObservation Tower
Parking facilitiesParking at Cycling trails campfire site or Tellingumäe campfire site.
Amenities24 m wooden observation tower
Hiking options At the foot of the Tellingumägi hill, you can go on the marked Koiva cultural heritage cycling trail (18 km) or the 2 km Koiva cultural heritage walking trail around the hill.
SightsView of the rolling terrain, the Koiva River and Latvia.
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
LocationTsirgumäe village, Valga municipality, Valga County. Object no 5 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsOn Võru–Valga road (Road no. 67), 53 km from Võru, about 1.5 km after Hargla, turn left (follow the sign “Taheva Sanatoorium”), drive 1.4 km and turn left again. After 1 km drive off the asphalt road onto a narrow gravel road (follow the sign “Tellingumäe vaatetorn”) and after about 1 km you’ll arrive at Tellingumäe campfire site. From the campfire site walk 250 m to Tellingumäe observation tower.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 57.597455
longitude: 26.328232
L-EST 97 x: 6386316 y: 639203