Tallinn Highlights, Market and Beer Tasting
Travel to Estonia to see its main city highlights and countryside sites like farms, the Kadriorg Palace, Kalamaja, and more on this exciting beer tasting and scenic tour in Tallinn. While you'll need a passport on the day of your excursion, your epic tour includes a port pickup, two hour panoramic drive aboard a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle that will take you to catch scenic views of places like the Toompea Castle, the Song and Dance Festival Grounds, and Tallinn's high tech district. Your five hour tour also includes an expert, English-speaking guide who will take you on a scenic two-hour walking tour in Old Town to explore places like Upper Town, catch a panoramic view of the city, two cathedrals, and the Town Hall Square. With the chance to taste authentic Estonian beer and spend an hour visiting the local fish market district of Kalamaja, this cultural excursion is perfect for cultural connoisseurs and history enthusiasts alike!
Begin your scenic excursion by meeting your expert guide at your cruise port and boarding a comfortable air conditioned vehicle to explore the main highlights of Tallinn. Enjoy a panoramic view of Tallinn as you pass by iconic sites like the high-tech district and wooden architecture districts that characterize the city. You'll also stop to whet your palate with authentic Estonia craft beer as you spend an hour exploring the local market of Kalamaja. Set on Tallinn Bay's coast, Kalamaja dates back to the 14th century and is known for its wooden architecture and fish market.
Your panoramic drive also takes you to see more highlights of Old Tallinn, including the iconic towers and the Toompea Castle's mighty wall. Your comfortable tour bus also takes you past the historic Kadriorg Palace: the 18th-century Roman Baroque palace built by Russian Tsar Peter I. You'll also pass by the baroque park and explore the famed Song and Dance Festival Grounds. Here, the Estonian Song and Dance Celebration takes place every five years with performances displaying traditions UNESCO classifies as world cultural heritage.
Wrap up your tour with a two hour walking excursion that takes you through Old Town, where you'll explore its two main districts of Lower Town and Upper Town. During your scenic walking adventure, you'll see where landlords, soldiers, and noble knights once called home and behold the architectural excellence of the Lutheran Cathedral of St. Mary and the Russian Orthodox Cathedral of Alexander Nevskii. Get your camera ready for postcard worthy snapshots as you head to the Upper Town viewing platforms to enjoy the stunning panoramic city views of Tallinn's Old Town. Conclude your tour at the historic Town Hall Square before heading back to your port.
From panoramic city views aboard a comfortable vehicle to catching an up-close view of Old Tallinn on foot, this scenic, cultural excursion offers much to see and do. Reserve your spot now on this epic Tallinn tour and get ready for a one of a kind experience in Estonia!