St Mary's Cathedral, Tallinn Walking tours

Our most recommended St Mary's Cathedral, Tallinn Walking tours

Medieval Tallinn 2-Hour Old Town Walking Tour

1. Medieval Tallinn 2-Hour Old Town Walking Tour

Explore the Old Town of Tallinn and see monuments such as the remains of St. Catherine's Dominican Monastery. Step back to the Middle Ages and walk along Pikk Street, where the merchants' houses and craft guilds bring medieval Tallinn back to life. Get acquainted with the churches of the Holy Ghost, St Nicolas and St. Olaf as you explore the Lower Town and Upper Town. Discover why Tallinn is known as the town that limps on Lühike Jalg (Short Leg Street) and hear about the noble knights who lived in the Upper Town . Admire the outside of the Russian Orthodox Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and the Lutheran St. Mary’s Cathedral. Make your way to the ancient stronghold of Toompea Castle where the Parliament of Estonia now sits, and marvel at the Pikk Hermann (Tall Herman) tower that dominates the skyline. Get a fantastic view of the city from one of the platforms of the Upper Town. Return to the Lower Town on Short Leg Street to end on Town Hall Square.

Tallinn: Private City Highlights Walking Tour

2. Tallinn: Private City Highlights Walking Tour

Meet the guide at the lobby of your centrally located hotel or at the Viru gate (entrance to the Old town). Start the tour by strolling the main street of the Old town, see the Town hall square and the Dome church, admire the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, visit the Old Pharmacy, dating back to the 13th century, Climb the upper town and admire the beautiful panoramic views of Tallinn from Toompea Hill.

  • Guided tours
  • Private tours
2 activities found
Sort by:

Other Sightseeing Options in St Mary's Cathedral, Tallinn

Want to discover all there is to do in St Mary's Cathedral, Tallinn? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about St Mary's Cathedral, Tallinn

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 43 reviews

Really interesting, informative and well planned tour. I love a walking tour as it gives you a great feel for the area that you're in as well as providing both historical and current information on the area. This tour certaintly did that and it gave a great understanding on how Tallinn came about and the different ages that it went through. Would highly reccommend

Had a great time learning about the Old Town of Tallinn. The tour was the perfect size compared to some of the other tours I saw so it was very personable. I felt like I could ask our guide questions and she was very knowledgeable and quick to answer. I think she went above and beyond to make this an amazing experience for me.

Alice was an excellent and very knowledgeable guide, one of the best I have ever experienced. She was also very helpful and very personable. Brilliant Alice thank you very much. 10/10

The walking tour was incredible. The guide was friendly and very informative. Great way to explore Tallinn and learn about it’s history.

Great tour with lots of cultural insights and a weave between the past and present. Anastasia was an excellent guide.