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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  • Excellent

    There is an excellent view from this viewpoint and it is well worth climbing up to. Avoid walking up the steps by the Nuns Gate, coming down the steps is fine. Go up by one of the other routes into...

  • Exceptional Panoramic Views

    The views from here are fantastic; I would also venture out to a few more panoramic sites such as: Helleman Tower and Town Wall, St Olaf's Cathedral, Neitsitorn Museum, St Mary's Church, and Viewing...

  • Nice view

    Nice place to get a panoramic view of the not just the old town but more modern part of the Tallinn as well. Can also see the cruise ships in port. Crowded as expected but the crowds came and went...


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