Elistvere study trail’s observation tower (ca 500 m from the parking)

Elistvere study trail’s observation tower is located at the end of the trail, by Elistvere Lake. The tower offers a great view of the lake. There are information boards about the birds living on the lake in the tower. You can access the study trail during the opening hours of the animal park. There is a fee to visit Elistvere animal park.
Phone +372 676 7030
Type of objectObservation Tower
Parking facilities Parking area at the Animal Park for about 30 cars
Amenities7 m high wooden observation tower, 1 bench at the top of the tower, roof on top, boardwalk
Hiking options Elistvere study trail
Sights Biocommunities at the lakeside, the bird-rich Lake Elistvere.
Additional information Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam), rules of conduct and waste-sorting policy
Location Elistvere Village, Tartu Municipality, Tartu County
Driving directions Drive 12 km from Tartu towards Jõgeva, then turn right (sign "Elistvere loomapark 10") and drive into Elistvere village. When coming from Tallinn: drive to Jõgeva, then towards Tartu up to Tabivere. Turn left there (sign "Elistvere loomapark 6") and drive into Elistvere village. Start in the Animal Park behind the lynx's enclosure.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.5762472
longitude: 26.688025
L-EST 97 x: 6496049.2 y: 656336.8