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2021 NEW ROUTE!

Covid 19 gave us time to cycle around in Estonia and find new tracks, roads and routes. There is so much more in Lahemaa and in North-Estonia what we want to share with you. 

This 4-days tour brings you to the main sights of Lahemaa National Park: Palmse and Sagadi Manors, Altja fisherman’s village, summer resort Võsu romantic Käsmu village and Viru bog. On top of that scenic coastline and stunning views. 

You can start this tour from Tallinn from Sunday to Wednesday. Because of the accommodation situation you can not start this tour from Tallinn on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. 

 Tour price starts from 190 EUR per person. Price inludes:

  • Accommodation 3 nights in double/twin room
  • 3 breakfast
  • Unlimited use of waterpark, saunacenter and gym in the hotel in Rakvere
  • Daily maps
  • Detailed route description
  • All taxes

Extras (not included):

  • Bike rent for 4 days 45 EUR per bike
  • Single supplement +76 EUR. Tour price for single person is 265 EUR
  • Rent of Ortlieb waterproof pannier bags 12 EUR per pair
  • Rent of Ortlieb waterproof handlebar bag 6 EUR per bag
  • Train ticket Rakvere-Tallinn is 6 EUR per person, bike is free

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We have 2 different itineraries for this tour. 

ROUTE 1: Start cycling from Tallinn to Lahemaa

Day 1: Bike ride to Valkla. Distance: 45 km
Cycling out of Tallinn until town of Maardu is on bicycle road. Tallinn Botanic Garden and TV tower are on your way out of Tallinn. Road then takes you to small town Maardu and continues around old Ülgase Phosporite Mines to Jõelähtme. Estonia’d most powerful waterfall in Jägala is on your way. Stay in Valkla in guesthouse next to the beach.

Day 2. Bike ride to Palmse. Distance: 67 km

Day 2 you have two routes to continue. One takes you close to the seaside with sandy beaches, great views and hiking trail to the third largest boulder in Estonia – Majakivi (House Stone). The other route takes you to Estonia's most know nature sight Viru Bog. Both routes meet in Palmse. Stay in Palmse in guesthouse. An extra day is recommended in Palmse to visit Käsmu and Altja villages.

Day 3: Bike ride to Rakvere. Distance: 67 km

Route to Rakvere has a lot to see. Sagadi  Manor and Estonia Foresty Musem and Vihula Manor are on your way. After Vihula route turns to the seaside and that is one of the most beautiful routes to ride. Sagritsa Museum in Karepa is worth visiting and the break on Karepa beach is the must. Just a short loop away are Toolse Castle ruins. Castle located closest to the sea. The twisty road to Haljala is just a pure pleasure to cycle. Rakvere is your final destination on that day. Castle Ruins are worth visiting here. Stay in Spa Hotel. 

Day 4: Train to Tallinn

Take a train back to Tallinn. It just takes 1h and 15min.

ROUTE 2: Spend all 3 days in Lahemaa

Day 1: Train out of Tallinn. Cycling to Käsmu. Distance: 38 km

Trains leaves at 8:50 in the morning towards Lahemaa to Kadrina. Twisted road takes you to Viitna and then to Palmse, where is Lahemaa National Park visitors centre is located. Visit Palmse Manor and Park and continue to romantic seaside village Käsmu. Accommodation in B&B place in Käsmu.

Day 2: Cycling to Sagadi. Distance: 14 or 26 km

Day 2 you can cycle directly to Sagadi or visit the sights of Lahemaa: summer resort Võsu, Altja fishermans village and hike in one of the trails in Oandu. Accommdoation is in Sagadi.

Day 3: Cycling back to Kadrina. Train to Tallinn. Distance: 31 km

Day 3 you will cycle first to Palmse and then back to Kadrina. Trains leave at 14:30 and 20:05. 

  • Ortlieb Handlebar bag with map case

    We rent waterproof Ortlieb Ultimate Handlebar bags.

    Rental includes map holder and holder

    Volume: 7 L

    height: 21 cm / 8.3 in
    width: 23.5 cm / 9.3 in
    depth: 14 cm / 5.5 in
    weight: 710 g / 25 oz

    1.50 eur

    OFF
  • Cargo treilers

    BOB YAK

    The Yak Trailer carries up to 70lb / 32 kg so you don’t have to leave anything behind. Trailer tracks rear wheel of bicycle, making it easier to navigate narrow roads or single track. Low center of gravity keeps the weight off your bicycle frame for better handling and performance than racks and panniers. Bag included.

    Cargo Space: 25in x 16in x 18in / 64cm x 41cm x 46cm 

    Bag: 94 L, 100% waterproof

    Prices:

    1 day (24 hrs) 7.50 EUR

    1 week 37 EUR

    7.50 eur

    OFF
  • Garmin GPS

    GPS Garmin Edge 800, we have only one GPS for rent.

    5.00 eur

    OFF
  • Computer

     Computer: 1 EUR per day, 5 EUR per week

    1.00 eur

    OFF
  • Pannier bags rental

    Pair of Ortlieb waterproof panniers

    One pair 2 x 20 liters

    height:42 cm
    upper width:32 cm
    bottom width:23 cm
    depth:17 cm
    weight:1900 g.
    volume:40 l. 

    3.00 eur

    OFF
  • Helmet

    Available different size-shape-price helmets for everyone! 

    0.00 eur

    OFF

Great company and good service! Keep riding! George P