Otepää Nature Park is the largest landscape protection area in Estonia (22,430 hectares). It forms the central part of the hilly Otepää Highlands, of whose 1180 square kilometres it covers 19%. The nature park is located in the northern part of Valga County in Otepää, Palupera, Puka and Sangaste rural municipalities. Access is available to all of the nature park, but you must respect your surroundings. Further information is available from the nature park centre at Kolga tee 28, which is open from Monday to Thursday from 08:00 to 17:00 and on Fridays from 08:00 to 14:30.