31 days in Estonia Itinerary

31 days in Estonia Itinerary

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31 days in Estonia Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  2​h 30​min
1
Tallinn
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Haapsalu
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Saaremaa
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Parnu
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Vihula
— 2 nights
taxi + train:  2​h
6
Narva
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Tartu
— 6 nights
+2
train + foot + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Stockholm

8
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Long Street (Pikk tanav) and Patkuli Viewing Platform. When in Tallinn, make a side trip to see Cape Pakri in Paldiski, approximately 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Toompea Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Holy Spirit Puhavaimu Kirik, explore the world behind art at Kadriorg Palace, and appreciate the history behind Russalka Memorial.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tallinn route planning website .

Stockholm, Sweden to Tallinn is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also ride a ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to Tallinn is 1 hour. In June in Tallinn, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Haapsalu.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Cape Pakri
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Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Butterfly Garden ©
Butterfly Garden
Cape Pakri ©
Cape Pakri

3
nights
Haapsalu

Haapsalu ©
Haapsalu is a seaside resort town located on the west coast of Estonia. Step off the beaten path and head to Puhtulaid and Haapsalu Old Town. Step out of Haapsalu with an excursion to Ruins of Maasi Fort-Castle in Orissaare--about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Africa Beach and Promenade, see the interesting displays at Haapsalu Shawl Museum, explore the historical opulence of Haapsalu Castle, and appreciate the history behind Tchaikovsky's Bench.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Haapsalu online day trip planner .

Drive from Tallinn to Haapsalu in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Tallinn in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Haapsalu, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Saaremaa.

Things to do in Haapsalu

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Ruins of Maasi Fort-Castle, Puhtulaid, Vormsi
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Haapsalu Castle ©
Haapsalu Castle
Puhtulaid ©
Puhtulaid
Vormsi ©
Vormsi

4
nights
Saaremaa

Saaremaa ©
Saaremaa is the largest island in Estonia, measuring 2673km2. Explore hidden gems such as Kuressaare Castle and Kuressaare Town Park. When in Saaremaa, make a side trip to see Tip of Sorve in Torgu, approximately 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Viidumae Ecological Reserve, explore the striking landscape at Kaali Meteorite Crater, pause for some serene contemplation at Karja Catherine Church, and kick back and relax at Jarve.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Saaremaa online trip builder .

You can drive from Haapsalu to Saaremaa in 3.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Saaremaa are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Parnu.

Things to do in Saaremaa

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Karja Catherine Church
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Viidumae Nature Reserve ©
Viidumae Nature Reserve
Kuressaare Castle ©
Kuressaare Castle
Saaremaa Museum ©
Saaremaa Museum

4
nights
Parnu

Parnu ©
A holiday hotspot among Estonians and nearby nations, the coastal city of Parnu offers golden sandy beaches, an assortment of parks, and lively center.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Alpakafarm and Parnu Beach Promenade. Go for a jaunt from Parnu to Viljandi to see Soomaa National Park about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the waterfront at The Parnu Jetty, let the kids burn off some steam at Parnu Beach Playground, stroll through Vallikaar Playground, and make a splash at Tervise Paradiis Water Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Parnu trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Saaremaa to Parnu in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Saaremaa in June, Parnu is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vihula.

Things to do in Parnu

Parks Fun & Games Nature

Side Trips

Rannametsa Tolkuse Nature Trail, Soomaa National Park, Car Museum
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Parnu Beach Promenade ©
Parnu Beach Promenade
Alpakafarm ©
Alpakafarm
The Parnu Jetty ©
The Parnu Jetty

2
nights
Vihula

Vihula ©
On the 21st (Sun), see the interesting displays at Palmse Manor and Open-Air Museum and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lahemaa rahvuspark. Here are some ideas for day two: cool off at Aqva Hotel & Spa Water Park and Sauna Complex, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rakvere Methodist Church, then explore the historical opulence of Rakvere Castle, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Vihula route maker website .

Traveling by car from Parnu to Vihula takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Parnu in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Vihula, with lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Narva.

Things to do in Vihula

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rakvere, Lahemaa rahvuspark, Palmse Manor and Open-Air Museum
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Lahemaa rahvuspark ©
Lahemaa rahvuspark
Rakvere Castle ©
Rakvere Castle
Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa ©
Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa

3
nights
Narva

Narva ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Oru Park and Puhtitsa Stavropegial Holy Dormition Monastery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Narva: Saka Klindimoisa Hiking Trail (in Kohtla) and Toila Martsa Hiking Trail (in Toila).

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Narva planning site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and train from Vihula to Narva takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tartu.

Things to do in Narva

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Toila, Saka Klindimoisa Hiking Trail
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Oru Park ©
Oru Park
Narva Castle ©
Narva Castle
Narva River Promenade ©
Narva River Promenade

6
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like AHHAA Science Centre and Estonian Print & Paper Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tartu: Piusa River Ancient Valley Landscape Reserve (in Vastseliina), Emumagi Hill (in Rakke) and Ruins of the Viljandi Order Castle (in Viljandi). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Tartu Old City, admire the natural beauty at Tartu University Botanical Garden, contemplate the long history of Tartu Town Hall Square, and examine the collection at Estonian National Museum.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Tartu trip planner .

You can drive from Narva to Tartu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tartu

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Emumagi Hill, Otepaa Nature Park, Sangaste kirik, Piusa River Ancient Valley Landscape Reserve, Ruins of the Viljandi Order Castle
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AHHAA Science Centre ©
AHHAA Science Centre
Tartu Old City ©
Tartu Old City
Tartu University Botanical Garden ©
Tartu University Botanical Garden

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