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Town Wall

Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia
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Private: 5-hour Best of Tallinn Tour with Marzipan Painting and Town Wall Visit
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Private Walking Tour of Talinn Old Town
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Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia
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Reviewed yesterday

There is a long stretch of the city wall along which you can wander. Unfortunately access to walking along the top is more restricted than I originally was led to believe.

Thank OandA-London
Reviewed 4 days ago

Although it has clearly been recently restored, you get a real feel of what the city was like surrounded by its protective barrier. We bought several craft souvenirs from the (mostly) ladies who have set up stall against the city walls. Shrewd sellers - obviously...More

Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 5 days ago

Prices are good. Be a wise shopper and check your produce. Compare with other stands. The merchants are friendly and helpful.

Thank James J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite extensive and you can't miss them around the old town. Some parts only open for an hour Saturday & Sunday for a small charge. Longer opening hours at the Hellemann Tower near the Viru Gate (east side of old town) - worth the 3...More

2  Thank Portland_Holiday
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is amazing the wall is there. But don't understand how an artist could have a storage space in the wall to store his paintings.

Thank Yali L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Others commented that you have to pay to see parts of the wall. I'm not sure where those spots were, and we didn't climb the wall, just walked down one of the streets and stumbled upon this picturesque spot on our walk into the Town...More

Thank emmdeeceee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

for more than a mile of the old Town Wall invites you to be explored. Some nice dark corners and plenty of cute and marvellous old houses boutiques and shops on your way. Some sections have fine artwork on sale and if you are lucky...More

1  Thank katriq
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Very average , very small section of the wall as it may have been. There's not a lot to see apart from the backs of hotels and if you've walked the walls in cities like Chester, Derry, Conwy or Carcassonne then don't expect very much...More

Thank alibroon
Reviewed 3 April 2017

With map in hand we did a self guided tour of the old town. The town wall(s) is definitely a must see. Be sure to visit towers square that is where the longest part of the wall is.

1  Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The wall is covered with paintings that artists have done,not a lot else here,a bit disappointing.Not a lot to do.

Thank dave m
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Jacqueline A
Hi all, Where exactly is the entrance? Where do i buy the tickets from? Thanks!
27 March 2015|
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Response from candyrio27 | Reviewed this property |
There are free bits and bits that have a small charge. We paid for a small section because there were other things to see there,. You just need to wander around the town and everthing is clearly signed and you just stumble... More
а что за огромный сундук стоит вдоль стены в нише в виде арки?на сундуке современный замок висит
15 January 2017|
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