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Danish King's Garden (Taani Kuninga)

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Address: Taani Kuninga Aed Luhike Jalg 9B 10130 Tallinn Estonia, Tallinn, Estonia

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Nice area to take a break from endless walking through Tallin

Near Toompea Hill, the Danish King's Garden is a great area just to stop and take a seat on one of the benches for a break from the walking up and down cobblestone lanes and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2011
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Hong Kong, China
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

You will pass by the Danish King's Garden if you walk down the hill from Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. It is the large paved area once you go under the arch in the city wall. It isn't really a garden, there are lots of park benches and a nice view but that is about all. Curving around the garden is an... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Located in the Toompea district, this attractive place provides a good vantage point from which to see the town below. Also some good views of the remnants of the town wall.

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Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We found this place by accident, as it is a little bit hard to find even if we asked at the local tourist office. This is the place were the Danish flag according to the tales fell down from the sky. The place is also marked with a shield and a sword. The place is "OK we have seen it"... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

The name dictated that there will be some royal garden there. There wasn't. The architecture and the medieval feeling is great, it's just not what I expected. Definitely explore the area, the passages to and from there were beautiful.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2011

Near Toompea Hill, the Danish King's Garden is a great area just to stop and take a seat on one of the benches for a break from the walking up and down cobblestone lanes and streets in Tallin. We found a place to walk up a wall, near this area to a restaurant for a quick coffee as well that... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2008

The Danish kings garden provides a pleasant place to relax and also an alternative for a view of Tallinn. It is worth wandering up the "short leg" to get the garden and look at the view.

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