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Tallinn: 1.5-Hour Old Town Walking Tour

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Activity provider: Prangli Travel

Tallinn: 1.5-Hour Old Town Walking Tour

Activity provider: Prangli Travel

From US$ 46.71 per person

Discover the colorful legends and beautiful streets of one of Northern Europe's best preserved medieval city centers.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Explore the Town Hall Square, Tallinn's heartbeat since the 13th century
  • Discover medieval churches, streets and courtyards in one of the best-preserved medieval city centers in Northern Europe
  • Learn more about the city walls and Toompea Hill
  • Walk in St. Catherine's Passage, one of the most picturesque lanes in the Old Town
Full description
Explore the best of Tallinn's charming Old Town on this walking tour. Visit the historic Town Hall Square and hear stories about how the weather-vane got its name and which famous recipe was invented in the Town Hall Pharmacy. Marvel at the medieval churches as you listen to your guide's interesting commentary. Learn more about the city walls and take pictures from the viewing platforms on Toompea Hill. You will also visit the Parliament of Estonia.  Walk in St. Catherine's Passage, one of the most picturesque Old Town lanes. Discover St. Catherine’s Guild, a collection of craft workshops where traditional artists create and sell glassware, hats and other goods. End your tour with a visit to the city’s oldest existing building, the Dominican Monastery, which dates to 1246. 
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  • Transfers from cruise port
  • Entrance fees to churches (optional)

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Meeting point

In front of the Tallinn Tourist Information Centre (Kullassepa 4/Niguliste 2).

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4.8 /5

based on 81 reviews

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Wonderful private tour with smiles, history and laughs

We meet up with Marit on a very busy day in Old town Tallin. She made it clear to us that we can take breaks as we go, go places we wanted to see more of.. basically whatever we wanted while she will guided us through Old town and shared its interesting history. I higly recommed this tourguide for those who want a more private tour in smaller groups. More relaxing and to see the best bits of Tallin. Marit was an excellent tourguide. We had a really good time and got great pictures! thanks again Marit!

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June 11, 2019

Booked on short notice, smooth service

We booked the private tour the night before and GYG secured the organization within hours. The tour itself provided an entertaining overview of the city, as well as numerous points of contact, in order to continue exploring Tallinn on its own. Exactly what you would expect from a 90-minute lead.

July 25, 2017

very interesting tour of the old town compact and with anecdotes

August 29, 2019

Product ID: 110104