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Day Trip to Paldiski and the Coastal Cliffs of Northwest Estonia provided by Traveller Tours

Day Trip to Paldiski and the Coastal Cliffs of Northwest Estonia

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Overview
Get out of the city for the day with this small-group tour from Tallinn to Paldiski, a former Soviet naval base known for its spectacular coastal limestone cliffs. Learn about the fascinating town, which was once off limits, from your guide and visit an old prison quarry, explore the cockpit of an old Soviet plane, and see a waterfall and the Neo Gothic Keila-Joa Manor.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Niguliste 2
    Niguliste 2, 10146 Tallinn, Estonia
    We will meet just outside the Tallinn Tourist Information Center
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  • 1
    Turisalu Clifftop
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 2
    Keila Waterfall
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 3
    Paldiski
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 4
    Rummu Ash-Hills
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 5
    Keila Model Flight Club
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Niguliste 2
    Niguliste 2, 10146 Tallinn, Estonia
    We will meet just outside the Tallinn Tourist Information Center
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Escape the city for the day: Guided tour to Paldiski
  • Learn about the former Soviet base's fascinating history from your guide
  • Small-group tour: Ensures a more personal experience
  • Includes all entrance fees: No hidden costs
Important Information
Departure Point
Niguliste 2, 10146 Tallinn, Estonia
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Local driver-guide
  • Entry/Admission - Keila Model Flight Club
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of two people per booking is required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Karen R wrote a review Aug 2020
County Dublin, Ireland5 contributions
This was an enjoyable trip out of the city. However the sights are very underwhelming. Being from an island country we see vast beaches and high cliffs daily so, for us, the cliffs were small and the waterfall uneventful. The visit to Paldiski was interesting to see as was the
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Dawn C wrote a review Aug 2020
Canberra, Australia2 contributions
We had a wonderful time on our tour around some of the old Soviet sites and beautiful natural attractions of Estonia. Our guide Andres was friendly, flexible and extremely knowledgeable! Would highly recommend this excellent day out!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Lucy N wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia66 contributions37 helpful votes
An absolute must trip if you’re in the area , our guide Lina was incredible. Full day of history, wonderful sights and a truly unforgettable experience even in drizzle and 3 deg !
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Fiona P wrote a review Feb 2020
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We met Liine on a damp morning. We recognised her immediately because of her big smile and enthusiastic waving! I suffer from awful travel sickness (literally any travel...) but her driving was perfect, all day. We saw Soviet bunkers, an abandoned prison camp and quarry, a
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Erika H wrote a review Oct 2019
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My husband Pat and I opted for the private tour option since we only had a week in Tallinn, and without a rental car, we wanted to make the most of the trip by getting outside the capital for a bit. We took two private tours with Traveller, and neither one disappointed. On this
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Eating Tallinn with Igor
It was our guide's first food tour - and he did a great job! We ate our way through Tallinn market, a Soviet style
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Off the tourist trail to Eastern Estonia
Really enjoyed this off-the-beaten-track tour of eastern Estonia. You really get to see a very different side of th
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Back in the USSR
Some places reminded me of former East Germany.Good spots of 'Stalin Culture'Sten was good and entertaining guide,
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136adik
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Don't miss out on this tour!
We're a family with a 6-year-old and we're so happy we've booked this trip! Literally enjoyed every minute of it. S
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KalevtheTraveller
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A wonderful tour !
We were welcomed by our great tour guide a bit before 10am. We were two to do the tour that day (me and my girlfrie
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Lysander4ever
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Diverse & stunning!
An unexpected treat! A big thanks to Marii for keeping me informed about the different tours during my stay in Tall
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Highly reccomend!
I took this tour back in August 2018 and it was wonderful! We travelled from Tallinn to Riga and it was SUCH a good
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Mirjam Awesome Local Guide
We hit this off of a cruise ship and it was the highlight of our visit to Estonia. Mirjam's personal experience ma
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Informative and fun tour in the snow
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Great Way to travel from Vilnius to Riga
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Laura was our tour leader - she was great. Great tour would recommend as it’s difficult to get to the hill of cross
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Clare Marie D
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Excellent
Myself and a friend did this tour on December 30th 2019 with Andreas. The trip was fantastic! The soviet era bobsle
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Mike was an amazing tour guide and it was a fun van ride through two countries
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  • Duration: 7h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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