Estonia

What you need to know before you go

Estonia is located in north-eastern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and Gulf of Finland. This Baltic state has over 1,500 islands with rocky beaches, forests, moraine hills, and glacial lakes.

You’ll find majestic castles, churches, and hilltop fortresses throughout the country. Estonia’s capital, Tallinn, is known for its UNESCO World Heritage listed Old Town, where you can wander along cobblestoned streets and visit medieval structures. If you’re into the great outdoors, the Soomaa National Park has hiking trails and suspension bridges overlooking untouched bogs and glades. 

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  • Tallinn

    Tallinn lies on the Gulf of Finland’s southern coast. The capital city of Estonia features a UNESCO World Heritage listed Old Town, where you’ll find encompassing city walls and medieval architecture along its cobblestoned streets. The 314-metre-high Tallinn TV Tower, which has an observation deck on the 21st floor, is one of the city’s best vantage points.  Tallinn has several beaches...

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  • 10 Best Things to Do in Tallinn

    The best things to do in Tallinn include must-see attractions in Estonia’s charming capital city. This cultural hub features a UNESCO World Heritage Old Town, a bustling harbour, and a surprisingly lively nightlife. With its cobbled streets, colourful architecture and encompassing city walls, it’s easy to see why it’s considered one of the most beautiful cities in Northern Europe.Popular among...

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