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Reviewed 1 week ago

Get a Tallinn card and save euros. This is a great walk along the wall looking down all around. You can also climb three turrets along the wall one has amazing views from the top

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 10 May 2018

For a few Euro you can climb up a steep metal staircase to reach the top of the city walls. You can walk a few metres in each direction and look down on the people in the road below but see little else.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the ways to see the old town from up above by walking along part of the town wall. For a few euros you get to climb the tower, see some medieval exhibits and walk on a strech of planks. It's free...More

Thank Jaka Z
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I'm a fan of castles, but this attraction is not very interesting. If you look at the galleries along the wall from below, you get a good view of them. The view from the galleries is less impressive. The town has grown up and changed....More

Thank Davanden
Reviewed 25 August 2017

It is a few euro to climb to the top of the tower for a view. It is much better value to climb up the tower in St Mary's Church as it has a better view. The wall is filled mostly with people sketching the...More

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

For us, it isn't necessary to go up to the tower. The fee isn't cheap and it isn't that worth. Just seeing the tower outside would be fine for us already. I would prefer to spend time and money on other things in tallinn.

Thank cpcog
Reviewed 18 August 2017

There are several walkway tours in Tallinn which i'm going to review them separately but by far this is the best one, not because of the view but it's the most preserved and you can take nice shot on the walkway! if you do this...More

Thank Sherif S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Apparently the tower flanks the only portion of the erstwhile old town walls still preserved and hence allowed for tourist sighting. If you are expecting panoramic views of the old town from its top, then it really has nothing much to offer. The wall deck...More

Thank Joyjit2013
Reviewed 25 March 2017

This was my first time walking on the old town walls and it was worth it. The views are nice and the overall experience too. Cost is low. Some of the steps inside the tower are quite steep.

Thank niinan2
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Not sure if worth going up to walk the short walk. You can see it pretty well for free from the street. The little kiosks along the side peaked my curiosity thought....

Thank I_Roam_AB
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