This spectacular, onion-domed structure perched atop Toompea Hill is Estonia's main Russian Orthodox cathedral.
Being member of the congregation I highly recommend to visit this relatively new cathedral built by donations from all over the then Russian Empire. Their book shop has vast selection of icons, books and candles to take as souvenirs. NB! Please do not pass the gated area as people are there…
“The closest park nearby, nice to walk through it when you´re heading to the Old Town.”
“Historic castle and surrounding quarter keeps you busy for hours as you discover cosy cafes, exquisite restaurants and great views to the entire city. ”
“The museum, located in the cannon tower and bastion passages, introduces the genesis of Tallinn, its development, as well as the most important war events from the 13th to the 18th century.”
“"Parlament of Estoni. It is possible to visit the building. Need to have ID with you"”
“Toompea Castle was erected on the foundations of the crumbling eastern wing of the fortress built on this site in the 13th and 14th centuries. Today the castle is home to the Riigikogu (the Estonian parliament).”