Hiking trail in the Rõuge Primeval Valley

The hiking trail in the Rõuge Primeval Valley is as straight as a line, 10 km long and starts at Hinni Canyon or at the parking lot of Ööbikuoru Centre. The hiking trail that starts in Ööbikuorg and runs along the shores of seven lakes towards Hinni Canyon, offers you an opportunity to observe the water rams built by smart people, to see the deepest Estonian lake – Rõuge Suurjärv and to visit Rõuge Park. On the shores of Lakes Ratasjärve, Tõugjärve and Kahrila you can see the forest communities, meadows, village landscape and proceed towards Hinni Canyon along the shore path.

Features and amenities


Rõuge alevik, Rõuge vald, Võru maakond

Getting there

The starting point of the hiking trail in the Rõuge Primeval Valley: parking lot in Ööbikuorg or Hinni Canyon.


  • Signposted
  • By public transport
  • By car
  • Sealed access road
  • By excursion bus


57°43'35''N 26°56'27''E | Download GPX file