Oandu heritage trail (3,4 km)

Lääne-Viru County, Lahemaa National Park
The trail introduces the forest-related heritage and work of previous generations.
Oandu heritage  trail starts at Oandu Visitor Centre and makes a 3,4 km circle around the village. When walking around the village we ask you to respect the privacy of the villagers.
Phone +372 676 7010, +372 329 5555
E-mail info.oandu@rmk.ee
info.lahemaa@rmk.ee
Type of objectStudy trail
Parking facilitiesParking  for 2 buses or 10 cars
AmenitiesThe trail is indicated. There are 28 small information boards in English and Estonian and boardwalks in wet parts of the trail.
Camping facilities Oandu campsite (300 m)
Campfire site yes
Wheelchair accessibility Dry inva toilet in the parking
Hiking options Oandu old-growth forest nature trail (4.7 km), Beaver trail (1 km), Altja nature and culture historical trail (3 km), Oandu–Võsu hiking trail (9.5 km), RMK Hiking Route Oandu-Aegviidu-Ikla / Oandu–Kalmeoja (40 km)
SightsHeritage sites, different forest types, wildlife traces,  the exhibitions of Oandu Visitor Centre
Additional information Before going to nature, please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
For downloading the trail map and brochure click here.
Restrictions The trail is situated in Lahemaa National Park, view the restrictions on visiting here. Additional information from the Environmental Board: +372 680 7438, info@keskkonnaamet.ee.
LocationOandu, Haljala unicipality, Lääne-Viru County
Driving directions Drive 73 km along Tallinn–Narva road (E20), then turn to the direcion of Võsu and Palmse. Drive 6.5 km along Viitna–Koljaku road to Palmse village. Turn right towards Sagadi (follow the sign “Sagadi 6 km”). Drive along Palmse–Sagadi road, across Rakvere–Haljala road (follow the sign “Sagadi mõis 2.5 km”), drive to Sagadi Manor and turn left (sign “Altja kaluriküla 5 km”). Continue 3 km along Sagadi–Altja road and pass Oandu campsite. After 150 m you will see the board “Oandu Visitor Centre” by the road, turn right. The parking area with information boards is on the left by the driveway. The nature trail starts from the parking area.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.565011
longitude: 26.101993
L-EST 97 x: 6604919.3 y: 618814.7