Priistani rest stop

During the time of a risk of a forest fire in Estonia: • You can make fire only in designated places. • You can make fire only with a wind up to 5 m/s. • Watch out your fire!
According to a legend, the sword of the Estonian giant hero Kalevipoeg lies in the Kääpa river. The river is 49.9 km long and has been long used as a waterway to reach Lake Peipsi. Fishermen and hikers travelling on Kääpa river can use the Priistani, Kääpa, Koseveski and Kõrgekalda rest stops along their trip from Lake Kaiu to Lake Peipsi.
Phone+372 676 7030
E-mailinfo.elistvere@rmk.ee
Type of objectRest Stop
Parking facilitiesBy the forest road
AmenitiesShelter, dry toilet, boat pier
SightsKääpa river
Berries and mushroomsBerries
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
Non-motorised boating is allowed on the river.
LocationMustvee Municipality, Jõgeva County
Driving directionsOn Jõhvi-Tartu-Valga Road (No. 3), drive 36 km from Tartu towards Jõhvi, turn right just before the sign "Kääpa 4 km" and drive 2.5 km. Then turn right and drive 650 m. Park your vehicle in the triangle between roads, taking care not to obstruct traffic. The rest stop is on the right, walk 250 m.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.682706
longitude: 26.840063
L-EST 97 x: 6508260 y: 664672