Toompea Castle on Toompea Hill is an ancient stronghold in use since the 9th century. Today it houses the Parliament of Estonia (Riigikogu).
When in Old Town of Tallinn start from The Upper Town called Toompea. There are four viewpoints with spectacular views to different directions over the city center. Also you can find there the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral.
“Simple and cheap meals: pancakes with filling (sweet and savoury), soups, main dishes. Famous for its doughnuts (in fact, it literally translates as Doughnut Café). 3 train stops, get off at Nõmme.”
“Pikk Hermann or Tall Hermann is a tower of the Toompea Castle, on Toompea hill in Tallinn. The first part was built 1360-70. It was rebuilt (height brought to 45,6 m) in the 16th century. A staircase”
“It is best free viewpoint in Tallinn :) Just go to the cafe on the 24th floor and enjoy the view. Buying something is optional.”
“One of the most interesting and elaborate clubs in Tallinn. Teater takes advantage of its location in an old theatre and certainly provides the club-goer with a theatrical experience. The décor is 1930's-inspired, the large cigar lounge is a nice touch as are the 'showgirls'.”