Boulders Tagaküla Suurkivi and Ehalkivi

Boulders Tagaküla Suurkivi and Ehalkivi

IHALKIVI, Letipea küla, Viru-Nigula vald, Lääne-Viru maakond

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Letipea Cape and its fishing village, located east of Kunda, are known for their large boulders.
The boulder Tagaküla Suurkivi, which you will see as soon as you enter the village, is 30 m wide and 4 m high. Ehalkivi, which is under conservation, is located near the shore, in low seawater. The boulder is 7.6 m high, 49 m wide, and its volume is 930 m3.
Ehalkivi is the boulder with the largest exposed surface in Estonia. The name of the boulder comes from the fact that when the sun sets in the evening, it disappears completely behind the boulder.

Depending on the weather, accessing the boulders may be difficult.

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Open all year round

24 hours

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Getting there

Ehalkivi is the largest boulder in Estonia, located at the tip of Letipea Cape, in low-lying water. You can park your car near the beach. Tagaküla Suurkivi is a giant boulder in Letipea village. When coming from Kunda, the boulder will be on your left, in the forest.


  • Signposted
  • Sealed access road
  • On foot only


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