Private tour in Tallinn
Duration 4 hours
From the earliest times, Estonians have used the sea and the sea has molded the history of the country. So is the Baltic Sea the very reason Tallinn exists. The location of the city on the coast of the Gulf of Finland has shaped its essence and made it one of the liveliest centers in this region of Europe during the Middle Ages. What followed wasn´t always so glorious yet was enthralling turn of events…
On this tour you will explore historical areas, former industrial sites, residential districts from different eras and more. You will learn about social and cultural topics, architecture, and a truly unique history featuring some colorful characters that have become the fabric of Tallinn.
The tour starts with a 2-hour guided walk along the narrow cobbled streets of the Old Town.
Highlights include Old Town Hall; Town Council´s Pharmacy; church of the Holy Spirit; Great Guild Hall; St. Catherine’s Arts and Crafts Center on the grounds of the Dominican Convent; Danish King Garden; Toompea Castle; Alexander Nevsky Cathedral; St. Mary’s Cathedral; the observation platform in Toompea Hill, city wall with some of its towers…
We then continue with a 2-hour drive along seaside areas. The tour route centers on the coastline and on the sea, highlighting its central place in the development of Tallinn, as well as the versatile architecture and great views.
The tour includes stops at places such as the notorious Patarei Sea Fortress-Prison; architecturally unique Seaplane Harbor; Noblessner territory once established as submarines shipyard…
The route also covers the most outstanding urban park in Estonia with its iconic buildings like the Kadriorg Palace; the Presidential Palace and Kumu Art Museum.
We´ll venture through many other significant locations like the Graveyard of Soviet Monuments (aka abandoned soviet statues); the Song Festival Grounds; Pirita- one of the resort areas in Tallinn and a district of private residences….Each stop will have a different story to tell.
Duration 4 hours:
00:00-02:00 walking tour in Old Town
02:00-04:00 visiting different neighborhoods of Tallinn by minivan/bus
€200 for a group of 1-2 people
€220 for a group of 3-5 people
€260 for a group of 6-10 people
All stated prices are per private group, not per person.
– Pick-up at your hotel
– Private tour guide for 4 hours
– Private transportation and professional driver for 2 hours
This tour is available in English, Spanish and German.
We look forward to welcoming you in Tallinn!