Haanja Nature Park

The Nature Park provides an opportunity to get familiar with the rolling terrain, the wonderful scenery and objects of cultural heritage of Haanja.
Haanja Nature Park was established to preserve the landscape, wildlife and heritage of the Haanja area. The size of the protected area is 16,903 ha. The main part of the Nature Park is an about 15 sq km area, which is higher than 250 m above the sea level.

LocationVõru County
AttractionsThe highest hills in the Baltic countries, lakes, landscape, forests, local culture.
InformationRMK Karula information point

Phone: +372 782 8350

E-mail: karula.teabepunkt@rmk.ee
Visitor management
Centre for State Forest Management in Estonia (RMK)
Protected Area Manager
Põlva-Valga-Võru region, Environmental Board of Estonia
Visitor restrictionsFurther information on restrictions can be found here.
Additional informationNatura 2000 area for the conservation of birds and natural habitats. The Nature Park brochure was published by Environmental Board in 2012. Download PDF.