Tallinn

Forests accessible by public transport?

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By Evan Local June 28, 2016

Are there forests that I can go to with public transport from Tallinn?

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Take a train from Balti Jaam to Aegviidu - beautiful hiking routes with forests and lakes all around. You can check the train timetable here https://pilet.elron.ee/en.
Sirli Local June 28, 2016
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I will try it!
Evan Local June 28, 2016
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To visit the closest bog – Pääsküla Bog (raba), you can take a local bus number 18 from the centre and get off at 'Hiiu' bus stop. The plan of the track is here: http://www.tallinn.ee/est/nomme/g6363s45981
Kalev Local Expert June 29, 2016
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I want to get the health benefits of the bog water
Evan Local June 29, 2016
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Tallinn is surrounded by forests. So basically in any direction you go you'll find some. Aegviidu train, mentioned by Sirli, is a good choice. But is can also be the Lahemaa National Park (any bus bound for Loksa or Võsu) stretching to the seashore, South of Tallinn or even take a boat to islands – Naissaar is an hour away and a real forgotten corner.
Dan Local June 28, 2016
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The easiest way is to go towards Keila-Joa by minivan number 237 or 237A. There are beaches and forests in that area. You can find the timetable here: http://www.peatus.ee/#region;harju/eng. One-way ticket should be around €2-3.
Kalev Local Expert June 28, 2016
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