Karula long cycling trail (38 km)

Võru County, Karula National Park
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!
The trail runs through Karula National Park and has no marked starting or end point. The easiest access to the trail is at the Karula National Park’s visitor centre, where you can park your car and ask for the National Park map at the information desk. The trail is marked with plastic and tin signs.
Phone+372 782 8350
E-mail info.karula@rmk.ee
Type of objectCycling trail
Parking facilitiesAvailable
AmenitiesThe circular trail is marked in both directions, so you can pass it either way (clockwise or counter-clockwise). The 38 km trail has 4 information boards.
Camping facilities The trail passes the Rebasemõisa campfire site, where you can pitch your tent.
Campfire site Rebasemõisa campfire site
Hiking options by bicycle
SightsThe nature, cultural heritage and history of Karula.
Berries and mushroomsBilberries, mushrooms
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
RestrictionsThe trail runs through Karula National Park, about restrictions please read here. Further information can be obtained from the Environmental Board (+372 786 8360, info@keskkonnaamet.ee).
Files You can see the trail scheme here.
LocationIn Karula National Park. The trail has no designated starting or end point. Object no 23 on the national park map.
Driving directionsDrive 8 km from Antsla towards Haabsaare, turn right 50 m after the Haabsaare bus stop (signs “Karula rahvuspargi külastuskeskus 7 km”, “Saru 20 km”). Drive 7 km on Haabsaare–Saru road and follow the signs pointing to the Karula National Park’s visitor centre, which lead you to the trail.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 57.71244
longitude: 26.50572
L-EST 97 x: 6399499.3 y: 649296.2