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“old town”(3,658 reviews)
“cobbled streets”(318 reviews)
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This jumble of 14th- and 15th-century architecture with its medieval walls, needling spires and twisting, cobblestone streets is also the site of many of the city's important historic attractions and museums including the House of the Brotherhood of...more
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City Center, Tallinn, Estonia
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Reviewed today

Don't ignore the sturdy shoe advice, cobblestone does not make for an easy walk. One feels transported back in time walking the winding narrow streets with the towers and the walls. Good advice to start at the top and work your way down. Lots of...More

Thank DEGhia
Reviewed today via mobile

This is why you visit Tallinn. Wonderfully informative with plaques on buildings. Small enough not to get lost. Everything you need as a tourist. Stunning at night and feels safe.

Thank debsywalker
Reviewed today via mobile

Great old town square with a lot if nice old buildings with local shops and restaurants. A nice place to spend a couple of days while traveling through Europe for a slower more relaxing pace from the bigger cities. well worth the trip if you...More

Thank Will M
Reviewed today

Tallinn is a gorgeous city obviously proud of the fine buildings and public parks and spaces. You can pretty much walk everywhere, easy to get around. Lovely cafes and restaurants, interesting shops. Friendly and well kept. Fascinating to learn the history of Tallinn and Estonia....More

Thank Connie W
Reviewed yesterday

We knew little if anything about Tallinn and Estonia and were very pleasantly surprised by its history and the very kind reception we received from all we encountered. It's not going to appear on a lot of tourist lists but you should look for it...More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed yesterday

Beautifully restored with lots of medieval houses and a city wall with towers and gates. Magnificent for a walk, we did it with a local tour guide and found it excellent. A notification to visitors: the old city is small, and can get very crowded...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed yesterday

Tallinn Old Town is a maze of attractive streets and square which is easy to walk around. There are plenty of shops, cafes, restaurants and churches to visit. I would advise picking up a tourist map as it is quite easy to get lost although...More

Thank RIchard035
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took a ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn. Originally we thought of a paid excursion but several Helsinki locals said that this was not necessary. Buy a Viking Line return ticket for around €24 and then a €7 taxi and you can be in Tallinn...More

Thank mattgarvey
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to spend a half day have lunch shop a bit and just enjoy the beautiful buildings all around

Thank FibreFil
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed my self in Tallinn old Town there's lots to see and do there are some good view points that give great views of the city there are some good restaurants and bars and Cafes

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jolie2012
April 25, 2018|
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Response from markr2306 | Reviewed this property |
The old town is very easy to do on your own - there are two hop on hop off buses around the wider area.The seaplane harbour, with an old submarine you can go into is fun, but mostly Tallinn was a great place to just be with... More
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January 6, 2018|
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Response from Famous-5-Japan | Reviewed this property |
Hi, appreciate you translate to English please, as i dun understand your question. 7hanks
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maggie6letters
November 24, 2017|
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Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am not sure what the Christmas market would be like, and probably too late for you now. Tallinn prices are quite cheap but good value. Salzburg and Nuremberg have the best Christmas markets. My Wife visited Salzburg... More
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