Tallinn City Guide: 259 Best Travel Tips from Tallinn Locals

Kalamaja in Tallinn

Why locals love it

Kalamaja has become popular among students and artsy people. Recently a lot of small cool cafes and bars have been popping up and the area itself is a lot quieter though still close to the center and old town.

Why you should visit it

This part of town is for real adventurers! Soviet remnants, an old prison, an Estonian 1930s submarine and a Russian flea market mix with a romantic wooden neighbourhood and seaside to produce a unique cityscape that’s full of life.

Special tip

Tram no’s. 1 and 2 (direction Kopli) take you to the Kalamaja area.

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