Tallinn Highlights and Surroundings - Shore Excursion from Tallinn
The Tallinn Highlights tour is the ultimate way to experience Tallinn and ensures that you get to see all the best sites that this beautiful Estonian destination has to offer. The centre of Tallinn is a historical, cultural and religious hotspot with something to appeal to every visitor. This tour also allows you to sit and relax, walk around and really experience the beauty of the area.
- Leave Tallinn port
- Drive through the centre of Tallinn
- See St. Birgittas convent, the Olympic Yachting Complex, Orlovs summer palace
- Tour lower and upper 'Old Tallinn' on foot
- Walk to the upper town (Toompea Hill)
- Return to Tallinn port
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Tallinn Old Town, City Center, Tallinn Estonia
Leave Tallinn port
Drive through the centre of Tallinn
See St. Birgittas convent, the Olympic Yachting Complex, Orlovs summer palace
Tour lower and upper 'Old Town Tallinn' on foot
Walk to the upper town (Toompea Hill)
Return to Tallinn port
You will be met at the port by a Cruising Excursions Representative holding a Cruising Excursions sign ready to commence your tour.
The Tallinn Highlights tour is the ultimate way to experience the Estonian capital. This tour ensures that you get to see all the best sites that this beautiful city has to offer. The centre of Tallinn is a historical, cultural and religious hotspot with something to appeal to everyone. With a fantastic mixture of driving and walking, this tour allows you to make the most of the city's picturesque spots as you take photos, enjoy the scenery and see as many sites as possible.
First, you'll be driven through the centre of Tallinn, passing the Kadriorg Park which was founded by the Russian Emperor Peter the Great in honour of his wife. Enjoy an impressive view of Tallinn and the bay as you drive along towards the new St. Birgittas convent. On your return, you'll be able to see the Olympic Yachting Complex, Orlovs summer palace and you can even stop off for a photograph at the Russalka Monument.
The tour will then continue on foot to lower and upper 'Old Tallinn', where there are numerous restaurants, shops and cafes. Firstly, you'll be taken back into the town centre to the Tall Hermann Tower where you will walk to the upper town (Toompea Hill). Enjoy the wonderful panoramic view of this incredible city's architecture. History lovers will get to see the 13th century Dome Church (St Marys Cathedral), which hosts over 100 old coats of arms and tombstones. You'll then head towards the shopping area to browse the small boutiques in the centre of town or to have refreshments.
The air-conditioned transportation will take you back to port, or if you wish to stay a little longer in the old town, you may, but it is then your responsibility to get back to your cruise ship on time. A taxi from the old town takes approximately 10 minutes, or sometimes your cruise ship may have a shuttle back.
Duration: 4 hours
Commences in:Tallinn, Estonia
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