What is the Estonian cuisine - Nordic with a twist, a touch from Russian kitchen and a bit of German? Take a glimpse into its surprisingly vivid culinary scene during our Tallinn Food Tour. You’ll have 6-7 food & wine-stops combined with strolls on historical cobblestone streets of Tallinn Old Town.
Tallinn Food Tour is scheduled daily from mid May to mid September, starting at 12:00 in front of Tallinn Tourism Information Centre (Niguliste 2, see map). Tour terminates in the old town at around 15:00.
Tallinn Food Tour - €60 per person
Tallinn Food Tour for cruises - €75 per person
*Minimum 2 and maximum 12 participants per tour
About the tour - Tallinn Food Tour combines city sightseeing with various food (and some drink) - stops. The walking tour route is based on Tallinn Old Town, so you will pass most of its main sights and churches on your way, as well as you’ll have a couple of entrances.
Tallinn Food Tour includes food-stops like: at medieval thematic tavern, street sales, eco-food-store, deli- shop, typical Estonian cuisine restaurant, and at a secret wine terrace in the Old Town. There are also some surprise stops en route. During this ~3 hour food tour you will get the first impression on the variety of culinary scene in Estonia, where it came and where is it heading for, along with stories and legends told by our professional tour guides.
About the food stops - Tallinn Food Tour consists of around 7 food & drink stops, where at some spots participants of the tour do not even sit down, but will just have a taste of some local traditional and modern food, and some drinks. You will be served a soup, various traditional food samples for snacks, you will try out some local drinks and schnapps, try out some open faced traditional for Estonians sandwiches, some sweets, which are prepared by the ancient recipes dating back to 15th century, and also some locally produced wine, which will be served at the hidden pearl of Tallinn Old Town - a century old wine factory with stunning views from its private viewing platform. A thematic gift will be given to every participant at the end of the tour!
For cruise passengers the tour includes round-trip transportation from Tallinn Cruise Port to the old town and back. Your arrival transfer will include short introductory tour through part of the city centre and around Tallinn Old Town, which will be then followed by Tallinn Food Tour on foot. After about 3 hour food tour you'll have some free time to stroll around in this magnificent city on your own. Approximately 1,5 hours prior your cruise ship leaves Tallinn you'll have a private transfer from the pre-designated meeting point in Tallinn Old Town to Tallinn Cruise Port gates (not guided).
Please note that the food & wine stops and the menu can vary a bit!
Besides daily tours in summer season the Tallinn Food Tour is also bookable year round on request basis. However, prices for private tours depend on the number of participants. See the prices for private Tallinn Food Tour by clicking here