St Olaf's Church in Tallinn, the city's biggest medieval structure, took its name from the sainted Norwegian king Olav II Haraldsson. The church was first mentioned in 1267. It became one of the main churches in the Lower Town and formed its own congregation, which at first mostly comprised…
St Olaf's church is beautiful itself, but don't miss the opportunity to climb the steps all the way to the top. Make sure you go on a clear day to ensure you don't miss the stunning sights. The best view of Tallinn!
One of the tallest towers in Tallinn. In the 16th century it was one of the tallest buildings in the world. You can climb the tower and have a great view of the city of Tallinn.
“Masters' Courtyard means Meistrite Hoov. Beautiful court yard with lovely artisan shops and amazingly cozy café Pierre Chocolaterie. I love this place also during the cold season when it's less crowded.”
“The most popular shopping centre with brands like Zara, Massimo Dutti, Diesel, Lacoste, Hilfigher, Armani etc. ”
Point of Interest
“Kohtuotsa offers sweeping panoramas of Old Town's rooftops and towers against the backdrop of the modern city skyline. The spacious area on the east corner of Toompea hill offers unforgettable views of the medieval neighbourhood and is easily the city's most famous photo spot. From here you can see most of Tallinn's centuries-old spires as well as its newer ones.”
“For quick refill of groceries... Open: Mon–Fri 8:00 – 22:00; Sat–Sun 10:00 – 22:00 ”
“An medieval street, that is just so pretty that it's worth walking through. Go early in the morning or late at night to see it less crowded. Also some nice glass and other artisan shops. You might even see glass blowing. ”