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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  • Great place to watch the sunset

    This is one of several viewing platforms around the perimeter of the old town. If you visit during high season, as others have said, it is best to go early in the morning to avoid the crowds, or...

  • Fantastic view!

    We spent at least 30 minutes with our guide just looking out across the city while she described all the points of interest.

  • Panoramic view

    One of the best positions to get a panoramic view of Tallin with the quaint rooftops and landmarks. Gives an overall feel for the place. Steep enough climb but plenty of cafes and shops to break the...


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