Estonia

Arrival by Air

There are two international airports in Estonia. Located just 4 km from the Tallinn City centre, the modern Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport provides excellent facilities and a wide variety of services to meet the demands of all its customers.  More about Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport.

You can also travel to Estonia through Tartu airport.  More about Tartu airport.

Arrival by Sea

Ferries cross the Gulf of Finland between Tallinn and Helsinki several times a day, covering the distance in roughly 2 to 3 hours. Ferries between Tallinn and Stockholm depart every evening, with the trip taking approximately 15 hours. Book your ferry trip to Estonia on Tallink homepage.

Arrival by Bus
International bus lines (Lux Express, Ecolines, Hansabuss) offer bus connections between Tallinn and many European cities. Domestic bus lines, fares and timetables can be found here. International and domestic bus lines arrive at and departure from Tallinn’s Central Bus Station. Read more.

You can also get directly to Tartu. Find best route to Tartu from here.

Arrival by Train
The railway station is situated near the Old Town and harbour.  Ph. +3726310044 fax. +3726156720 www.gorail.ee reisid@gorail.ee

Arrival by Car
Driving in Estonia, as in continental Europe, the traffic drives on the right-hand side of the road. Estonian law requires an international driver’s license and valid insurance policy. During daylight hours, dipped headlights or daytime driving lights must be switched on. After dark, the main headlights must be switched on. The driver and the passengers must wear seatbelts at all times. Read more.

Accommodation

Certified accommodation in Estonia is high quality, since the certification standards here are more stringent than the European average.

Advance booking directly from accommodation establishment or through a travel agency is essential from April to September, but it is also strongly recommended at any other time of year.

Accommodation in Tallinn.

Accommodation in Pärnu.

Accommodation in Viljandi.

Accommodation in Otepää.

Weather in Estonia during the tour

Average temperature in mid-August on a daytime is 21 degrees by Celsius. At night it lowers to approximately 11 degrees.

Weather forecast in the Internet: Estonian Meteorological and hydrological institute

Useful links

Visitestonia.com

Tallinn tourist information

Viljandi tourist information

VisitPärnu.com

Estonian Meteorological and hydrological institute

Tallink – hotels in Tallinn and ferry cruises from Sweden and Finland

18.08 Tallinn – Pärnu

19.08 Pärnu – Valga

20.08 Valga – Smiltene – Valga