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Private Walking Tour of Talinn Old Town
"Tallinn’s old town a UNESCO world heritage site. Enjoy a delightful stroll along the romantic cobblestone streets of the old Town with its charming red roofs and medieval tower be the best-preserved medieval town in Northern Europe. Within these fortified walls centuries old buildings with their red tile roofs hidden courtyards and winding cobblestone streets exhibit a unique charm that is hard to resist.Your introduction to the old town begins with a brief history of Estonia and Tallinn and continues with visits to the most interesting and significant sit each with their own story to tell.Admire the picturesque Lower Town the fortified medieval Town Wall with many towers
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Tallinn City Walking Tour
"Meet your guide at your preferred departure point and time and head out into the Latin quarter to discover the history of medieval Tallinn. See the Dominican monastery Pikk Street and quaint homes of merchant and craftsmen guilds.Next you'll see the churches of the Holy Ghost St Nicolas and St. Olaf
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Private: 5-hour Best of Tallinn Tour with Marzipan Painting and Town Wall Visit
"Meet your guide at the hotel or outside the main port gate (for cruise ship passengers).Ancient Tallinn is not just all about facts and historic events – this is city full of mystical courtyards old walls and towers all filled with magic of the legends. On the wings of this wonder you will walk through the Tallinn Old Town to take a look at the Town Hall and one of the oldest continuously working pharmacies in the world. Admire the churches of St. Olav and the Holy take a look at the oldest street clock in Tallinn and enjoy the narrow cobblestone streets. The walking tour takes you to the marzipan museum where you are welcome to make and paint your own marzipan figurine or just choose one as a gift. Further you will visit the ancient City Wall  and climb the old watchtower in order to get the right feeling of the life of medieval city guard maybe even spot a squirrel or two. The tour will continue passing the Song Festival Grounds and end with the final stop at the Pirita Beach where you can enjoy the beautiful view over the Bay of Tallinn.Your friendly and well-informed guides can provide you with so much more than just the tour info – feel free to inquire all about the current life
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We chose this Italian restaurant for two reasons: the menu did not contain stepping mistakes (hence it was really italian) and its romantic location in Saint catherin walk. It was a hot day and eating...
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call_me_rhia
Sep 23, 2010

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Possibly the best Italian restaurant in Tallinn, it easily competes with other restaurants in Europe and is very reasonably priced. The pizzas are excellent - cooked in a wood fired stone oven. The...
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antistar
Jul 30, 2009

Controvento.

It´s located in a little alley and dosen´t look like much from the outside. On the inside though it´s really nice. The food there is delicious and the prices are a litte higher than average but worth...
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Linse
Apr 30, 2008

Controvento

You will find this restauarant in St Catherines Passage which is quite famous in itself. Make sure you reserve a table as it gets very very busy. Also dont accept a table downstairs, upstairs is much...
reenby
Mar 31, 2007

Controvento

Nice Italian restaurant in a superb location in the Old Town. It's really worth every penney if you get a table outside. The staff weren't very smiley but were very proffesional and even friendly. I'd...
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ape_huva
Aug 28, 2006

Controvento

Controvento - Italian RestaurantA nice italian restaurant in a renovated medieval house located in an atmospheric alleyway of Tallinn. Crostini brushetta, Pomodoro mozzarealla
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Aug 09, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near Controvento

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Great Guild Hall

Today the Great Guild Hall houses the Estonian History Museum which charts the country's history from pre-history up to and including the 18th century. However, the original function of the building...
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Town Hall - Raekoda

The Town Hall is located on the square of the same name. It is the only Gothic town hall in Northern Europe. The first mention we have of this town hall dating from 1322 The present building was built...
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Estonian History Museum - Great Guild Hall

LOWER TOWN - ALL-LINN Located in the center of Tallinn on Pikk 17, is the Gothic GREAT GUILD HALL - ESTONIAN HISTORY MUSEUM. Erected 1407 - 1410, the Great Guild Hall - Suurgild - was a guild for...
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Pirita

The bronze monument of Gustav Ernesaks (1908-1993) was erected in 2004. He was Estonian composer and choir conductor. He played a major part in The Singing Revolution in 1988 setting the path to...
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Old Town - Historical Centre

The Old Town of Tallinn is not to be missed. This was our favourite part of Tallinn. We love history, and to see the well preserved Old Town was delightful. We stayed in Tallinn three nights, and we...
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Aleksander Nevski Cathedral - Tallinn

Building a Russian Orthodox cathedtral on Toompea Hill, where once the Estonian kings ruled in their castle of the small Baltic country was also a demonstration of Czarist power in 19th century....
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Getting to Controvento

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Vene 12

Hours

  • Sunday 12:00 to 22:45
  • Monday 12:00 to 22:45
  • Tuesday 12:00 to 22:45
  • Wednesday 12:00 to 22:45
  • Thursday 12:00 to 22:45
  • Friday 12:00 to 22:45
  • Saturday 12:00 to 22:45

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