If you are not going up the tower, it is not worth it. It is so small anyways, nevertheless it looks good
About Oleviste Church
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You basically cannot miss it as it is visible from everywhere. Unfortunately visiting time was unclear and could not climb the tower.
Holy Cow! This climb to the top is tough but it's well worth it. The view of Tallinn is beautiful. Go early if you can because it gets crowded.
We came across this church on accident, as we saw people on the top of a tower balcony, and made out way in that direction. We paid to climb the stairs all the way to the top of the steeple, and boy was it scary...More
Nice old church, dark inside and with minimal internal decoration, which I think adds to the atmosphere. There's the option (at small extra cost) to go up the tower, but I wasn't quite up to that!
Very old church. If you feel adventurous head up the stair to the top. These stairs are not just ordinary stairs, trust me. Made of stone, all different sizes and shapes and very steep . When you get to the top, while I was totally...More
The huge queue was waiting for tickets for access up the tower so we decided against it. Entry to the church was free. At first it seemed very plain and unremarkable but on reflection, the simplicity and ancient history did make it memorable.
As everyone says, the view is spectacular after a steep climb. But I went in late afternoon, and the lighting was bad for taking pictures of the old town. The sun was over the old town, which made it impossible to get a good photo...More