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Lovely view

This platform gives a lovely view over the newer town from the old town. It is a very similar view... read more

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Stunning View!!

I could and have spent so many hours hanging around here. Definitely one of the best vies over the... read more

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Dublin, Ireland
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Patkuli viewing platform is situated in one of the most ancient parts of Tallinn. It has fairytale views of the Old Town and its towers and walls, all the way down to the port. The stairway leading up to the platform was constructed in 1903. There...more
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Reviewed today

This platform gives a lovely view over the newer town from the old town. It is a very similar view to that from the Court Square lookout. It seems to be slightly less crowded than the latter. In both cases try to visit when there...More

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 1 week ago

I could and have spent so many hours hanging around here. Definitely one of the best vies over the city and a must see for any visitor!

Thank Epicurian808
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go early and get uninterrupted views of down town the coast, spires etc. If you leave it later it is packed with cruise ship crowds blocking the platform listening to their guides. Late afternoon is a good time as well to visit.

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first visited this with our tour guide on our first morning in Tallinn. It was, unfortunately, full of cruiseship tourists and rather overcrowded. We came back later, on our own and it was worth it. You can get some really good photos from here....More

Thank Patrizia51016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As others have said, the view is excellent, well worth the climb, if you can. There are roads, and it should be possible to take a cab from the lower town if you find the climb daunting.

Thank Arthur R
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This platform is a great place to visit to get good panoramic photographs of the town set out below.

Thank ann l
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

If you are exploring the Tallinn Domberg this is a great viewing point to visit. You can see over the towers of the old city fortification with the Tallinn Bay on the horizon. I enjoyed walking over the Domberg from the western part i.e. around...More

Thank G D
Reviewed 1 June 2018

I had perfect weather to experience this excellent post for a photo or two. And I got there early enough in the day that I didn't have to elbow my way through tour groups.

Thank joel672018
Reviewed 25 May 2018

אחרי סיור בגבעת TOMPEA-נגלית כל העיר עם הגגות האדומים והנמל מלמעלה מראה נחמד Charming view from above After a tour of TOMPEA Hill, the whole city with the red roofs and the port is visible from above Nice look

Thank meirvered
Reviewed 11 May 2018

I think the one in Kohtuotsa offer better view of both old and modern city view. this one was less crowded, though

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19 March 2016|
Response from Vivita N |
Yes, you can go from Old town side - walk up the streets with no stairs.