Käkisilma–Vilsandi hiking trail (5 km)

NB! Conditions in nature are often difficult in winter. Depending on the weather, both the maintenance of visiting objects and the supply of firewood can be disrupted, access can be difficult.
Hiking trail goes through the low coastal sea from islet to islet to Vilsandi Island.
Phone +372 454 6880
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking near the Käkisilma campsite
AmenitiesInformation board, trail blazing on the islands and in the sea, 2 trail maps
Camping facilities In the beginnig of the trail at Käkisilma campsite and on Vilsandi island at Kulpri campsite.
Outdoor fireplace yes
Campfire site yes
Hiking options yes
SightsA captivating trail along inshore islets and through the shallow sea. Open views, water birds, coastal vegetation, sheep
Additional information Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
Accessible when the water level is low and the sea water warm, unless the current is too strong in Käkisilma channel. Before setting out on a hike, ask for further information at RMK Vilsandi National Park Visitor Centre.
Located in Vilsandi National Park.
Information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board (+372 680 7438, info@keskkonnaamet.ee).
Location Kuusnõmme village, Saaremaa municipality
Object no 20 on area map
Driving directionsDrive (76 km) along Road no. 10 from Kuivastu to the Kuressaare roundabout. Turn right and drive 4 km to the next roundabout, exit to Road no. 78. Drive 31 km and then turn onto Kihelkonna–Lümanda road. Drive 4.5 km and turn right towards Karala. Drive 3 km until a roadsign points towards Vilsandi and Käkisilma. Drive 7 km up to Käkisilma recreation site. From there take the course towards the sea and follow the power lines. No public bus transport. 
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.352857
longitude: 21.933757
L-EST 97 x: 6469898 y: 379049