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Toompea Castle, Tallinn

(3.6/5 based on 140 reviews on the web)
Home to the Estonian parliament, Toompea Castle sits at the epicenter of Estonian history. Throughout the ages it served as the military and administrative center for different rulers of the area, from local lords to Danes, Teutonic knights, Swedes, and Russians. The abundance of architectural and artistic styles reflects the castle's rich history, and its tallest tower proudly flies the national flag. Free tours are offered periodically, but you'll need to have a valid ID for a security check. Before you head to Tallinn, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Tallinn itinerary planner, to make sure you see all that Tallinn has to offer, including Toompea Castle.
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  • Will is now used as a Parliament, to look around. Just look and see. You can't feel the atmosphere of the Castle from the pink walls. I think Castle is a tower. But there is a castle-like you. Russia Orthodox Church, Lookout around without purpose only here you came up the Hill.
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  • Located on the southwest of Tallinn Old Town, This beautiful castle is located next to the Parliament which is across the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. This castle also have a nice view of Tallinn Bay 
  • Of course, those attractions that are ozhidanny and fully comply with the descriptions. Neither better nor worse than the dozen other castles in various places, but always interesting and joyful
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