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Patkuli viewing platform

Patkuli viewing platform is situated in one of the most ancient parts of Tallinn. It has fairytale views of the Old Town and its towers and walls, all the way down to the port.

The stairway leading up to the platform was constructed in 1903. There are 157 steps connecting Toompea to the town below, with the stairway coming out in Toompark by the Snelli pond.

Patkuli viewing platform is situated in one of the most ancient parts of Tallinn. It has fairytale views of the Old Town and its towers and walls, all the way down to the port.

The stairway leading up to the platform was constructed in 1903.

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  • Best view over Tallinn

    Patkuli viewing platform is situated in one of the most ancient parts of Tallinn. It has fairytale views of the Old Town and its towers and walls, all the way down to the port. The stairway leading...

  • Steep stairs

    It's worth to reach Patkuli by steep stairs which begins close to Snell pond. It's would be also nice to count the number of steps, it should be 157. Trough Old Town it's too easy.

  • Worth the walk

    We walked to this great vantage point as part of a guided walk of Tallinn. The weather was crisp and sunny - perfect! It is very much worth the walk as the views are beautiful and we rewarded...


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