Cheap flights to Tallinn
City breaks don’t get much more romantic or fun-filled than Tallinn. The perfect combination of culture and nightlife ensure that you’ll have a truly memorable holiday.
Welcome to Tallinn, the latest must see city break destination and a capital that is slowly becoming one of Europe’s most popular holiday destinations. Come here and you’ll not only discover a vibrant and exciting city, but one that offers up the best-preserved medieval city centre this side of Prague.
The best place from which to start your exploring is from the main square, the Raekoja plats. From here you can take your pick between the various alleyways full to bursting with cafes and trendy new boutiques. Walk to the medieval Toompea Castle, which looks over the city, then head to the Tallinn City Museum to learn more about the place you’re visiting.
Enjoy delicious experiences to do with the local food culture and catch up with the latest culinary trends at Tallinn Restaurant Week, from 1-7 November. Every participating restaurant shows off their own culinary style.
Tallinn Old Town Days - The main venue of this traditional festival held since 1982 is the Old Town of Tallinn. The courtyards, squares, streets and coffee shops will fill with music, art and theatre, and they become the venues for other fun activities (01.06.2016 - 05.06.2016, http://vanalinnapaevad.ee/homepage/).
Christmas Market - This festive market combines the local and the medieval with the seasonal by offering seasonal handicraft, culinary heritage and beverages aplenty (20.11.2015 - 08.01.2016, Town Hall Square, In the Old Town).
Christmas Jazz 2015 - This festival is dedicated to chamber and vocal jazz, bringing top jazz artists from all over the world to Estonia and organizing numerous concerts with varied programs at churches, clubs and concert halls (28.11.2015 - 17.12.2015, www.jazzkaar.ee).
The Loomelinnak (Creative City) is pretty great. Located in a former industrial complex, it's packed with bars, cafés, restaurants, entertainment, ateliers and studios next to the railway station (60A Telliskivi).
Õllesummer 2015 (Beer Summer - 01.07-04.07) This beer festival hosts more than 60,000 visitors and nearly 100 artists, performing on 10 stages (Tallinn Song Festival Grounds, 95 Narva mnt, http://www.ollesummer.ee/est/eng).
Pirita - a seaside parkland just 10 minutes by taxi or 15 by bus from the city. Beside the local beach of the beaches the Medieval convent ruins, The Yachting Centre of the 1980 Summer Olympics, The Botanical Garden and TV Tower offer a nice day out.