ILUMETSA METSKOND 34, Nohipalo küla, Räpina vald, Põlva maakond
Liipsaare observation tower is located in a beautiful pine forest in the Meenikunno Landscape Protection Area. The wooden observation tower has three platforms, the last of which is located at a height of 11 metres. The tower offers a magnificent view of the Meenikunno bog landscape. It is also possible to join the Meenikunno bog hiking trail from the observation tower.
The Meenikunno Landscape Protection Area offers excitement for hikers, berry pickers, and birdwatchers alike.
It is possible to relax for a longer time at the observation tower. Near the observation tower, you will find the Liipsaare forest hut and recreation area.
Drive 15 km from Räpina towards Võru and turn left towards Värska. From there, drive 3.8 km and turn right towards Meenikunno maastikukaitseala. Drive 5.5 km and turn right again. Drive another 1.5 km until the sign ‘Liipsaare’ points to the right next to the car park. Move in the direction of the sign until you reach the observation tower.