|A 2 days long canoe trip on the River Ahja |
To start our trip we gather at Tammekännu Leisure centre. Then everybody is taken to the starting point of the trip.
We pass : Koorvere – Kiidjärve – Taevaskoja – Otten’s watermill.
Sandstone banks, Valgemetsa, Kiidjärve ,where there is a watermill built of red bricks which is the biggest in the Baltic States.
Lunch in Kiidjärve.
Taevaskoja wild-life preserve ( the shooting location of a popular film “ The last Relic” ), the stone bridge of Otten’s mill which was built by a wealthy mill owner and which reminds the stone bridge in Tartu.
Dinner at Otten’s watermill and there we spend the night in tents.Day 2
We pass : Otten’s watermill – Porgandi – Akste – Kärsa – Lääniste.
We start the day with having breakfast.
Then we pass Valgesoo. As the canoe traffic is rather tenuous, you can see a lot of birds ( crane, kingfisher ) and wild animals ( elks, roe deer ) there.
Lunch on the riverside.
In the evening we reach Lääniste where we have dinner at an ancient stronghold.
We spend the night in tents.
The Price includes : rent of canoes, oars, life jackets, initial training, professional assistance, transport of canoes and canoeists to the starting point and back to Tammekännu Leisure Centre.
The Price of the trip : 900 EEK per a person
Children ( 6 – 12 years old ) get 50% discount.