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Great views, even on a rainy day

It was wet and soggy on the day of our visit, but when you only have a couple of days in Tallinn... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
County-Hunter
,
Tacoma, WA
A must when you visit Tallin

Definitely a must visit place to take beautiful panoramas of the city. Beautiful location, gives a... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
Latinhunny33
,
Chicago, Illinois
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  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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Travellers talk about
“toompea hill” (9 reviews)
“old city” (7 reviews)
“photo stop” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Kohtu 12, Tallinn 10130, Estonia
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"toompea hill"
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"old city"
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"photo stop"
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"offers beautiful"
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"docked cruise ships"
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"high rise hotels"
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"terracotta roofs"
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"great viewpoint"
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"great photo opportunity"
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"tour groups"
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"lots of souvenir shops"
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"taking pictures"
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"worth the climb"
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"soviet occupation"
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"cobblestone streets"
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"highrise"
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

It was wet and soggy on the day of our visit, but when you only have a couple of days in Tallinn, you still get out and walk around. We were rewarded by some great views of the Old Town when we decided to climb...More

Thank County-Hunter
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Definitely a must visit place to take beautiful panoramas of the city. Beautiful location, gives a great view of the old buildings & history associated with Tallin. MUST SEE!

Thank Latinhunny33
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

An easy "trek" to the point from town hall and a nice view over the old town. It's normally packed of people, visit there early (before 8.30) would be nice. If you want to have great photos with the view,try to visit there before mid...More

Thank Nic T
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a wonderful point for viewing the roofs of Old Town, the vibrant parts of the modern city, and the port. It is a very crowded spot as it is popular with tour groups. You may find it difficult to make your way to...More

Thank Professor04
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

The Viewing Point of Kohtoutsa is on the northern side of Toompea hill and is an excellent view of all the red roofs and spires that Tallinn is famous for and the Gulf of Finland.

Thank Delbe M
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Viewing Point Kohtuotsa is one most popular view points in Tallinn Old Town. You can get memorable photos at any time.

Thank Aivo P
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

The views from high up here open down into the town area below. There is a little cafe up here, too, and a young lady who makes flavored almonds right there, on the spot. We especially enjoyed the rooster weather vane topper (kind of abstract)...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

easy to reach from the main square, this is a great place to look across the town and have a photo with the "the times we had" writing on the wall. We visited quite early on a Monday morning and it was very quiet up...More

Thank gbprogrammes
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

This view spot is popular and part of a small plaza with some trees. The view looks east where you can see the cruise port, the central business district of Tallinn plus you see the rooftops of the buildings in Old Town. It is not...More

1  Thank flashncrash
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Rick Steve's walking tour will lead you up to this crowded view point. Just wait until a tour passes to get close to the edge. The views are great and worth the hike and wait!

Thank Erin S
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