Ilumetsa rest stop (Meteorite Craters)

Ilumetsa recreation site is situated near meteorite craters.
There is a tourist information cabin, boardwalk, parking area and dry toilet at the recreation site. Camping with tents is not allowed. The site leads to a fascinating walk to the largest meteorite crater here, called Põrguhaud or “Grave of hell”. Wheelchair accessibility.
Phone+372 676 7122
E-mail info.kiidjarve@rmk.ee
Type of objectRest Stop
Parking facilitiesParking for 4 to 5 cars.
AmenitiesInformation cabin, boardwalk, parking area and dry toilet.
Wheelchair accessibility yes
SightsIlumetsa meteorite craters
Winter accessibilityAccessible around the year.
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
LocationVõru municipality, Võru County. Object no 14 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive from Põlva towards Värska to the Ilumetsa railway station. Turn right before the railway crossing (the sign “Ilumetsa meteoriidikraatrid”), drive 0.5 km and arrive at the site.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 57.957413
longitude: 27.406111
L-EST 97 x: 6429110 y: 701567