8 days in Estonia Itinerary

8 days in Estonia Itinerary

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8 days in Estonia Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + foot + train:  7​h 45​min
1
Tartu
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Narva
— 1 night
train + taxi:  2​h
3
Vihula
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Tallinn
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: London

2
nights
Tartu

Tartu ©
One of the oldest cities in the Baltic region, Tartu boasts heaps of cultural attractions, a quaint Old Town, and bustling main square.
On the 7th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at Sculpture Bronze Pig, then wander the streets of Tartu Old City, and then look and learn at AHHAA Science Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Estonian National Museum, then make a trip to The Kissing Students fountain, then steep yourself in history at Tartu Town Hall Square, and finally see the interesting displays at Estonian Print & Paper Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Tartu trip maker tool .

London, UK to Tartu is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Narva.

Things to do in Tartu

Museums Childrens Museums Theme Parks
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AHHAA Science Centre ©
AHHAA Science Centre
Estonian National Museum ©
Estonian National Museum
Tartu Town Hall Square ©
Tartu Town Hall Square

1
night
Narva

Narva ©
On the 9th (Mon), kick back and relax at Narva Joesuu, explore the landscape on two wheels at Narva River Promenade, then contemplate the long history of Fama Centre, and finally step into the grandiose world of Narva Castle.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Narva route planner.

Drive from Tartu to Narva in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vihula.

Things to do in Narva

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
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Narva Castle ©
Narva Castle
Fama Centre ©
Fama Centre
Narva River Promenade ©
Narva River Promenade

1
night
Vihula

Vihula ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lahemaa rahvuspark and then step into the grandiose world of Rakvere Castle.

Discover how to plan a Vihula trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Do a combination of train and taxi from Narva to Vihula in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Vihula sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tallinn.

Things to do in Vihula

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rakvere Castle, Lahemaa rahvuspark
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Lahemaa rahvuspark ©
Lahemaa rahvuspark
Rakvere Castle ©
Rakvere Castle

3
nights
Tallinn

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Kadriorg Palace and Tallinn Legends. Church of the Holy Spirit Puhavaimu Kirik and Viewing Point Kohtuotsa will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Tallinn to go to Koogi and see Jagala Waterfall, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Tallinn Museum of Orders of Knighthood, browse the exhibits of Fat Margaret (Paks Margareeta), steep yourself in history at Town Hall Pharmacy, and step into the grandiose world of Toompea Castle.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Tallinn trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Vihula to Tallinn in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Jagala Waterfall
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Tallinn Museum of Orders of Knighthood ©
Kadriorg Palace ©
Kadriorg Palace

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