Tallinn Highlights City Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

394089


Categories

Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Explore the European capital of culture, a UNESCO heritage site


No time? This city tour helps you to observe the major Tallinn highlights and even more.

You will fully understand why Tallinn is considered the European capital of culture, the Old Town being a UNESCO heritage site.

Take a panoramic tour by vehicle to see Tallinn's parks, a medieval convent and the romantic sea promenade.

During a walk through the Old Town you will enjoy great views of it from viewing platforms, and can climb the fortress wall if you'd like. You receive aesthetic pleasure and appreciate how well the Old Town is taken care of.

Major sights of panoramic tour: Kadriorg park - summer residence of Russian emperors.
Song Festival Ground, included in UNESCO intangible list. It is a symbol of national unity.
Pirita district: romantic seaside, convent built in the 1400s, Olympic village of the 1980s, "Russalka" monument.

Sights in Old Town: Town Hall Square and Pharmacy, fortress wall, Holy Spirit church, Fat Margaret Stout, St Olaf church, Russian Cathedral, Toompea, Dome church.

Itinerary

Objects of the walking tour:
Town Hall Square and Pharmacy
Great guild house
Holy spirit church
Brotherhood of Blackheads
Pikk (Long) and Lai (short) streets
Long leg street
Short leg street
Yard of Danish king
Upper town objects: Alexander Nevski cathedral, Toompea Castle, Dome church, viewing platforms.

After coffee - break we will make panoramic tour by car
Objects of the panoramic tour:
Kadriorg park - manor of Russian emperors
Song festival ground
Pirita promenade
Pirita convent
Olympic village
Photo stop
Russalka monument
Viru square
Freedom square
Chimneysweep monument
Fat Margaret stout

We end in any place, convenient for you.

I recommend you to take a cash, camera, good shoes, umbrella

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up will be at the Town Hall square down the Town Hall clock in Tallinn!

Other pick up options can be your hotel lobby, the cruise port, the airport, the rail or bus station, or another agreed upon location.

End location: Viru gates (Viru str, 23)

Duration: 4 hours 30 min.

Unsuitable weather conditions can affect the tour duration.

Transportation

convenient van Chrysler Voyager
Leather seats, air condition, all electric

What’s Included

Other: My time and service as your private guide
Transportation by modern, air conditioned vehicle

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euro - tickets to churches - museums of Old Town 1-3 euro per person
ticket to fortress wall 1-3 euro per person

snacks/food - 10 euro per person

What’s Extra

Other: This tour is designed for up to 3 people. If your group is larger, please contact me for details and a quote.

church-museums visits - 1-3 euro per person
fortress wall climbing 2-3 euro per person

Snacks/food in Old Town in details (per person):
coffee americano 2 euro
cappucino 2,50 - 3,50 euro
local sandwich with salmon/sprat 2-3 euro
Mcdonalds: hamburger - 1,5euro, filet o fish 3 euro, bottle water 1 euro
popular cake in cafe 3-4 euro
lunch with local food 30 euro per person

Restrictions

I cannot meet you straight at the cruise port pier.
I will meet you at the cruise port gates 400m from the pier and I will be holding a sign with your first name on it.

Private tour guide Roman

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